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Share TweetThe Yankees are bringing back Chien-Ming Wang, who had success for them until he was injured in 2008.Share TweetDerek Jeter returned to action Saturday, as a designed hitter in a minor league game.Share TweetBlue Jays manager John Gibbons was hopeful Saturday that first baseman Edwin Encarnacion -- day to day with a jammed index finger -- will be back in the lineup Monday, when Toronto will begin using as much of its regular lineup as possible on an everyda…
Rondon's command off against YankeesUpdated Mar 23 Share TweetBruce Rondon had shown steady progress over the last couple weeks since working with pitching coach Jeff Jones to improve his mechanics. Command-wise, though, Rondon's inning of work Saturday looked more like his early spring struggles.
Managing emotions ... Joe Girardi of the Yankees and the NY Mets' Terry Collins have hot-seat companyUpdated Mar 23 Share TweetAs spring training nears to a close and the prospects for both their clubs look more and more gloomy, Joe Girardi and Terry Collins find themselves in a not so exclusive or enviable club.Source: nydailynews.com
Miggy's blast highlights Tigers' win vs. YanksUpdated Mar 23 Share TweetMiguel Cabrera's mammoth two-run home run over the batting eye behind center field punctuated a go-ahead five-run seventh inning, overcoming a two-homer game from Ben Francisco to send the Tigers to a 10-6 win over the Yankees on Saturday afternoon at J…
Hendrickson back with O's after birth of daughterUpdated Mar 23 Share TweetReliever Mark Hendrickson was back in the Orioles clubhouse Saturday after leaving Wednesday for the birth of his third daughter, Sophia.Share TweetComing off his impressive performance in the World Baseball Classic, the New York Yankees have agreed to terms with Chien-Ming Wang on a minor league contract. Of course Wang began his major league career in the Bronx back in 2005. He would go on to pos…Source: yahoo.com