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Cashman: Coaching staff not to blame for skid
MLB.com Updated 6 hours ago
Yankees general manager Brian Cashman joined his team on Tuesday in Baltimore's Inner Harbor, acknowledging the serious situation that their sluggish April has created, though he stressed that his presence should not be construed as a warning shot at ma…Share Tweet
yahoo.com 6 hours agoWelcome to The Walk Off, the nightly MLB recap from Big League Stew. Here we'll look the top performers of the night, show you a must-see highlight and rundown the scoreboard. First, we start with what else? A walk-off home run. The Toronto Blue Jays ha…Share Tweetnytimes.com 8 hours agoTrayce Thompson, Joc Pederson and Yasiel Puig homered as the Los Angeles Dodgers pulled out of an offensive funk with a 10-5 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday night.Share TweetJose Quintana's scoreless-innings streak came to an end during the White Sox 4-1 victory over the Red Sox on Tuesday night at U.S. Cellular Field. But the southpaw still was impressive enough to improve for his fourth win by yielding the lone run over e…Share Tweetnytimes.com 9 hours agoIn a game where runs were at a premium, Justin Smoak's first two home runs of the season couldn't have come at a better time.Share TweetMark Trumbo homered twice to back starter Chris Tillman's seven strong innings in the Orioles' 4-1 series-opening win over the Yankees on Tuesday night.Share TweetMLB.com 10 hours agoYankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez was removed from Tuesday's 4-1 loss to Orioles at Camden Yards after sustaining a right hamstring injury running out a fifth-inning ground ball and will undergo an MRI on Wednesday.Share Tweet
Rodriguez, Kelly make progress in rehabMLB.com 10 hours agoRed Sox starting pitchers Eduardo Rodriguez and Joe Kelly both made significant steps on Tuesday in their quest to get back on the active roster.Share TweetPablo Sandoval's rocky second season with the Boston Red Sox was cut short by shoulder surgery on Tuesday.Share Tweet
On Baseball: Yankees Burdened by Past Successnytimes.com 12 hours agoAn unmatched collection of titles and 23 straight winning season creates an illusion that the Yankees cannot endure a full season of failure.Share Tweetyahoo.com 12 hours agoWarning: this video contains NSFW language. Hollywood is calling for David Ortiz, and he'll be playing the role he was born to play: himself. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Boston Red Sox slugger will appear in the upcoming movie Patriots Day,…Share Tweet
Girardi: Chapman will make 'bullpen longer'MLB.com 13 hours agoAroldis Chapman can't cure what has ailed the Yankees' sluggish offense, but the club is still looking forward to plugging the flame-throwing left-hander in for some save situations, beginning next week.Share TweetShortstop J.J. Hardy was placed on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday by the Baltimore Orioles because of a hairline fracture in his left foot.Share Tweetyahoo.com 19 hours agoThe New York Yankees have had a pretty putrid start to their 2016 season. They’re seven games below .500, and their record of 8-15 has them in last place in the AL East. When a team does this badly, it’s not usually just one thing. So what's failing the…Share Tweetdeadspin.com 19 hours agoWhen Shin-Soo Choo went down with a calf injury, the Texas Rangers called up 21-year-old rookie Nomar Mazara to take his place in right field. Through his first 19 games, Mazara has hit .333/.386/.486 with three homers, and last night against the Blue J…Share Tweet
Joe DiMaggio's Yankees career began 80 years ago todayESPN.com 21 hours agoJoe DiMaggio's Yankees career began 80 years ago todayShare Tweet
On new teams, Young, Hicks face challengesMLB.com 22 hours agoRed Sox outfielder Chris Young and Aaron Hicks, the player who replaced him this season as the Yankees' backup left fielder, have remained focused as they work through the transition phase with their new clubs.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.