AL East News and Rumors
Hosmer Hits 3-Run Homer as Royals Top Rays 6-2nytimes.com 10 hours agoLate-inning rallies are becoming the trademark for the Kansas City Royals.Share Tweet
Perplexed Over Lack of Power Hitting, Yankees Seek Answersnytimes.com 12 hours agoMark Teixeira, a key slugger who is struggling, returned to the lineup Monday.Share Tweet
On another big day for Red Sox offense, Marco Hernandez hits first career homerESPN.com 13 hours agoOn another big day for Red Sox offense, Marco Hernandez hits first career homerShare Tweet
Steven Wright's unlikely success continues with mastery of OriolesESPN.com 14 hours agoSteven Wright's unlikely success continues with mastery of OriolesShare TweetMLB.com 14 hours agoDustin Ackley is headed to the 15-day disabled list with a dislocated right shoulder, an injury sustained in the Yankees' 2-1 win over the Rays on Sunday.Share TweetMLB.com 14 hours agoBoston homered three times, including Marco Hernandez's first career Major League homer, to back a complete-game effort from knuckler Steven Wright in Monday's 7-2 series-opening win over the Orioles at Camden Yards.Share Tweet
Ortiz clubs one of three Sox homers in returnMLB.com 15 hours agoRed Sox designated hitter David Ortiz homered in his return to the lineup Monday after sitting out Sunday's series finale against the Blue Jays due to soreness in his left foot. Boston opened its four-game series on Memorial Day with a 7-2 win over the …Share Tweet
Joseph to be examined after taking ball to groinMLB.com 16 hours agoOrioles catcher Caleb Joseph, who was hit in the groin with a foul ball in Monday's 7-2 loss to the Red Sox, went to a local hospital to get checked out postgame.Share TweetXander Bogaerts extended his hitting streak to 23 games and drove in two runs, Jackie Bradley put Boston ahead for good with a sixth-inning homer and the Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-2 Monday in a matchup of the top two teams in the AL East.Share Tweet
Yanks split doubleheader with DiMaggio's helpMLB.com 18 hours agoIt was only a Memorial Day double-header, but enough took place between the Yankees and Red sox on the field at Fenway Park on Friday that it almost seemed like an entire baseball season in itself. And it wasn't a particularly pretty one.Share Tweet
Memorial Day matinees: Watch 9 day gamesMLB.com May 30 (yesterday)The Red Sox and Orioles, and their prolific offenses, are set to collide with the division lead hanging in the balance.Share Tweet
Red Sox get clutch relief pitching from unexpected sourcesESPN.com May 29 (yesterday)Red Sox get clutch relief pitching from unexpected sourcesShare TweetRed Sox designated hitter David Ortiz was scratched from the lineup about 30 minutes before Sunday's game against the Blue Jays due to lingering soreness in his left foot after being hit by a pitch on Saturday.Share TweetWith the score deadlocked at 4 in the seventh, Orioles left fielder Hyun Soo Kim launched a 2-2 fastball from Indians reliever Jeff Manship over the right-field wall to put his team up for good in the 6-4 win on Sunday.Share TweetDustin Pedroia hit an RBI double in the 11th as the Red Sox avoided a series sweep with a 5-3 victory over the Blue Jays on Sunday afternoon at Rogers Centre.Share Tweetnytimes.com May 29 (yesterday)Castro’s two-run shot off Jake Odorizzi in the seventh inning proved all the offense the Yankees needed to defeat the Rays.Share Tweet
Yankees, Senators play to rain-shortened tieThere were a few interesting developments at Griffith Stadium on Thursday afternoon, but none of those involved the Yankees winning or losing their game against the Washington Senators.Share TweetMichael Pineda will have at least one more chance to turn his troubled season around. Yankees manager Joe Girardi said that no changes have been discussed to the rotation, with Pineda set to take the ball for Thursday's makeup game against the Tigers in…Share TweetMLB.com May 29 (2 days ago)Travis Shaw has quietly put together a breakout season for a Red Sox roster overflowing with young stars.Share Tweet
Bluest of Baseball’s Blue Bloods, the Yankees, Bow Slightly to Fashionnytimes.com May 29 (2 days ago)The team that has resisted the whims of designers that have swept up others across the sports landscape will wear matte-finish batting helmets for the rest of the season, but only on the road.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.