AL East News and Rumors
Rays, Archer Complete Sweep of Blue Jaysnytimes.com 59 minutes agoChris Archer pitched two-hit ball in seven scoreless innings and Brandon Guyer drove in four runs Sunday as the Tampa Bay Rays won their fifth straight, 5-1 over the Toronto Blue Jays.Share Tweet
Matt Harvey proves he is ace of city by dominating Yankees, getting Mets back on tracknydailynews.com 16 hours agoThis is what it is like, in all ways, to be the ace of the staff and of the city, and the biggest baseball star in New York.Share Tweet
The Yankees' biggest surprise isn't Alex Rodriguez, it's the early success of their starting rotationnydailynews.com 16 hours agoYou ask Brian Cashman what has surprised him about his baseball team in April and he says, “A-Rod would be the surprise.”Share TweetDavid Lough's home run in the bottom of the 10th helped the Orioles rally past the Red Sox for a 5-4 win and end a five-game losing streak.Share TweetThese may not be the ’98 Yankees, but they’re still the Yankees, and they’d whipped on up on the Mets on Friday.Share Tweet
C. C. Sabathia’s Troubles Continuenytimes.com 18 hours agoSabathia’s strikeout totals declined and his E.R.A. rose as his record fell to 0-4 on Saturday against the Mets.Share Tweet
Beckham's clutch double paces Rays' comeback over JaysMLB.com 19 hours agoTim Beckham's two-run double in the eighth inning led the Rays to a come-from-behind 4-2 win over the Blue Jays Saturday night at Tropicana Field.Share Tweet
Orioles Fans Stuck In Stadium After Mayor & Cops Ask Them Not To Leavedeadspin.com 19 hours agoFans at tonight’s extra-inning thriller between the Red Sox and Orioles may end up staying at the ballpark even longer than ten (probably) innings of gameplay. That’s because Baltimore’s mayor and the city police department have asked fans to remain ins…Share Tweetnytimes.com 20 hours agoTim Beckham hit a tiebreaking double during a three-run eighth inning and the Tampa Bay Rays won their fourth straight game by beating the Toronto Blue Jays 4-2 on Saturday night.Share TweetThe Mets starter Harvey, a Yankees fan as a child, stood on the mound at the beloved Yankee Stadium and dismantled his former favorite team.Share Tweetyahoo.com 21 hours agoOn Saturday, protestors started gathering in the streets of Baltimore to express their anger over the death of Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old African-American man who suffered a spinal injury that allegedly occurred while he was being arrested by Baltimore…Share Tweet
Victorino placed on DL with hamstring strainMLB.com 22 hours agoThe Red Sox placed outfielder Shane Victorino on the disabled list with a hamstring strain and called up pitcher Matt Barnes from Triple-A.Share TweetWhen Ricky Romero was named to the All-Star game in 2011 it appeared it was just the start of a long and prosperous career with the Toronto Blue Jays. Then he suddenly lost the ability to pitch effectively at the major league level and now his career in…Share Tweet
Mark Teixeira’s New Diet Fuels a Resurgence With Yankeesnytimes.com Apr 25 (yesterday)Teixeira attributed his early success at the plate this season to a new eating regimen he adopted this off-season, which included abstaining from junk food and reducing foods that might cause inflammation.Share Tweet
Extra Bases: What About Those Three Kingman Homers? Oopsnytimes.com Apr 25 (yesterday)A question from Paul Olden, now the Yankees’ public-address announcer, ignited a profane tirade by the Dodgers’ manager in 1978.Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 25 (yesterday)Before the on field hostilities kicked in between the Baltimore Orioles and Toronto Blue Jays Tuesday night at Rogers Centre, it's reported the Orioles were already displeased by the ballpark's new artificial turf, which early in the season has played v…Share Tweet
John Farrell, in rare umpire critique, calls strike zone 'horrific' after Red Sox winESPN.com Apr 25 (yesterday)John Farrell, in rare umpire critique, calls strike zone 'horrific' after Red Sox winShare 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.
Mario Hezonja of FC Barcelona to declare for the NBA draftApr 23FC Barcelona wing Mario Hezonja will declare for the 2015 NBA draft, his agent Arn Tellem told ESPN.com.
James Blackmon Jr. to return to Indiana Hoosiers, bypass NBA draftApr 23Indiana Hoosiers freshman James Blackmon Jr. will return to school instead of entering the NBA draft.
Hardy’s New Bench TrialApr 23The new NFL was on display Wednesday afternoon when it suspended Cowboys defensive end Greg Hardy for the first 10 games of 2015 season, without pay, for allegedly assaulting and threatening to kill his former girlfriend in May 2014. Though a judge foun…
Buckeyes freshman D'Angelo Russell declares for NBA draftApr 22"I believe I am ready because my approach was to unpack my bags, get committed to winning and listening to the coaches -- as opposed to coming in and ...