AL East News and Rumors
Yankees offering to assist with Gooden's rehabESPN.com 17 minutes agoYankees offering to assist with Gooden's rehabShare Tweet
Red Sox's top 2016 Draft pick Groome sharp in pro debutMLB.com 4 hours agoAway from the spotlight, in the virtual anonymity that the rookie-level Gulf Coast League provides, the top left-handed pitching prospect in baseball took his first steps forward in his pro career.Share Tweetyahoo.com 5 hours agoEdwin Encarnacion (Getty Images) Toronto Blue Jays first basemen Edwin Encarnacion is embroiled in a stunning lawsuit that alleges, among other things, that he knowingly gave a woman two STDs. Encarnacion himself won’t be commenting on the suit, but he …Share Tweet
Orioles on pace for stolen base 'record'MLB.com 6 hours agoIn the first inning of the Orioles' 15-8 loss to the Astros last Friday, No. 2 hitter Hyun Soo Kim stood at first base with no outs following a single. For some teams, the situation might stir thoughts of a stolen base, which would move the runner into …Share Tweet
Aw Man, The Yankees Are Going To Be Very Good Very Soondeadspin.com 8 hours agoGary Sanchez has had a start to his MLB career right up there with those of Yankees, uh, legends, like Shane Spencer and Kevin Maas and Shelley Duncan. With two more dang dingers last night in New York’s 7-5 loss in Seattle, the 23-year-old catcher now …Share TweetFive things we learned Monday: A star is born for the YankeesShare TweetWelcome to The Walk Off, the nightly MLB recap from Big League Stew. Here we’ll look at the top performers of the night, show you a must-see highlight and rundown the scoreboard. First, we start with a game you need to know about. Now this is the David …Share Tweetnytimes.com 16 hours agoThe Seattle Mariners hit fewer home runs than the New York Yankees, but got more scoring out of them.Share Tweet
Sanchez celebrates POW honor with 2 homersMLB.com 17 hours agoThe day Yankees rookie catcher Gary Sanchez was named American League Player of the Week, he hit two home runs, combining for three RBIs, in his first three at-bats.Share Tweet
Andrew Benintendi makes sure you’ll know his name after this insane catchyahoo.com 17 hours agoBoston Red Sox rookie Andrew Benintendi has already announced his presence in the big leagues, hitting .322 in 18 games since his call-up from Double-A. But his everybody-look-at-me moment came Monday night in the Red Sox’s game against the Tampa Bay Ra…Share Tweet
Beninten-D! Boston LF robs Ray of HRMLB.com 18 hours agoOne day after hitting his first Major League home run and triple in the same game, Red Sox left fielder Andrew Benintendi quickly added to his resume Monday night in Boston's 6-2 victory over the Rays.Share Tweet
Kiermaier back, but Rays will exercise cautionMLB.com 19 hours agoKevin Kiermaier rejoined the Rays' starting lineup for Monday's 6-2 loss to the Red Sox after a two-day absence, but Tampa Bay is going to be cautious with its Gold Glove Award-winning center fielder.Share Tweet
Bundy, homering O's right ship with win over NatsMLB.com 19 hours agoThe Orioles entered the series with the Nationals in the midst of a 1-5 homestand that's seen them fall from first place in the American League East to third. In need of a win to stop the slide, rookie Dylan Bundy and Baltimore's power-hitting lineup de…Share Tweet
Trumbo, Schoop Hit HRs to Help Orioles Beat Nationals 4-3nytimes.com 19 hours agoTwo rookie pitchers with plenty of hope for the future could end up playing big roles this year for the Orioles and Nationals.Share TweetLook out for more than homers when Orioles and Nationals cross pathsShare TweetMLB.com Aug 22 (yesterday)When you think of the Blue Jays, you often think of them outslugging opponents. But they have quietly had the AL's best pitching staff this season.Share Tweet
Ellsbury Confident He'll Be Ready For OpenerMar 19Wallace Matthews discusses Jacoby Ellsbury's oblique injury and when he could return to the Yankees.
Sabathia Discusses Spring DebutMar 17Buster Olney speaks with Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia about his first pitching outing since May. He allowed two runs in two innings Tuesday against the Blue Jays.
Mets Fall To Red SoxMar 16Matt Harvey allowed three hits over four scoreless innings for his second strong start following elbow surgery, but the Mets lost to the Red Sox 4-3.
A-Rod HomersMar 11Alex Rodriguez hit a home run in the Yankees' 10-6 loss to the Red Sox.