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Solarte's 4 RBIs Help Yanks Top Red Sox 14-5

Solarte's 4 RBIs Help Yanks Top Red Sox 14-5

nytimes.com MLB.com Updated 44 minutes ago
Yangervis Solarte drove in four runs, Mark Teixeira hit his first homer of the season and the New York Yankees capitalized on five Boston errors to beat the Red Sox 14-5 on Thursday night.
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  • Yanks batter Red Sox with bounce-back barrage

    Yanks batter Red Sox with bounce-back barrage

    ESPN.com 10 minutes ago
    Yangervis Solarte drove in four runs, Mark Teixeira hit his first homer of the season and the New York Yankees capitalized on five Boston errors to beat the Red Sox 14-5 on Thursday night.
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  • Jamaal Magliore Describes Kevin Garnett As “A Talker Who Can’t …

    Jamaal Magliore Describes Kevin Garnett As “A Talker Who Can’t Back It Up”

    dimemag.com 1 hour ago
    Jamaal Magliore retired in 2012. Maybe that’s why he didn’t feel the need to censor himself when the question of Kevin Garnett‘s recent comments about heading to Brooklyn were brought up by a reporter for The Globe and Mail. When asked if the comments b…
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  • Report: CB Bradley Roby faces OVI charge

    Report: CB Bradley Roby faces OVI charge

    ESPN.com 2 hours ago
    Former Ohio State cornerback Bradley Roby, mentioned as a possible first-round consideration for the New York Jets, is facing an OVI charge -- operating a vehicle under the influence, according to WBNS-10TV in Columbus, Ohio. This almost certainly kills…
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  • On Baseball: Missing on Mound: A Dab of Discretion

    On Baseball: Missing on Mound: A Dab of Discretion

    nytimes.com 3 hours ago
    The Yankees’ Michael Pineda was suspended for 10 games on Thursday after being ejected at Fenway Park for having pine tar brazenly smeared on his neck.
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  • Girardi successfully challenges hit-by-pitch call

    Girardi successfully challenges hit-by-pitch call

    MLB.com 4 hours ago
    The Yankees successfully challenged a call in the second inning of Thursday's game against the Red Sox, resulting in a wild pitch that allowed Yangervis Solarte to score their fourth run of the game.
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  • Billings, Greene called up to provide bullpen depth

    Billings, Greene called up to provide bullpen depth

    MLB.com 4 hours ago
    Michael Pineda's ejection and subsequent 10-game suspension are having a ripple effect on the rest of the Yankees' roster, as the club shuffled its pitching staff before Thursday's series finale with the Red Sox at Fenway Park.
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  • Rule 5 pick Kahnle's story one of perseverance

    Rule 5 pick Kahnle's story one of perseverance

    MLB.com 4 hours ago
    Reliever Tommy Kahnle was left unprotected by the Yankees last winter because his control hadn't reached the point the team wanted when it had to make its decisions. The Rockies took him in the Rule 5 Draft. Suddenly, the rookie has pulled his hard-thro…
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  • Bats finally break through behind solid Colon

    Bats finally break through behind solid Colon

    MLB.com 6 hours ago
    A brief offensive outburst was just the tonic New York needed in a 4-1 win over the Cardinals, clinching a series victory at Citi Field and moving the Mets multiple games over .500 for the first time in more than a year.
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  • Yanks' Nova opts for Tommy John surgery

    Yanks' Nova opts for Tommy John surgery

    ESPN.com 6 hours ago
    Yankees right-hander Ivan Nova has opted to have Tommy John surgery to repair the partially-torn ulnar collateral ligament in his elbow. The team announced the surgery will be performed by Dr. James Andrews, a specialist in the procedure, on Tuesday.
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  • Mets 4, Cardinals 1: Colon and Abreu Show Younger Mets How It’s…

    Mets 4, Cardinals 1: Colon and Abreu Show Younger Mets How It’s Done

    nytimes.com 7 hours ago
    The Mets’ 40-year-olds came through on Thursday as Bartolo Colon allowed a run and four hits in seven innings, striking out eight, and Bobby Abreu doubled.
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  • Flyers' Mason gets nod in net vs. Rangers

    Flyers' Mason gets nod in net vs. Rangers

    Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Steve Mason will make his first start of the series against the New York Rangers in Game 4 on Friday.
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  • Billy King: Lawrence Frank decision was mine

    Billy King: Lawrence Frank decision was mine

    ESPN.com 7 hours ago
    Brooklyn Nets general manager Billy King said it was his decision to re-assign assistant coach Lawrence Frank to doing daily reports earlier this season.
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  • We're talking draft with Todd McShay

    We're talking draft with Todd McShay

    ESPN.com 7 hours ago
    ESPN draft analyst Todd McShay spoke to NFL Nation reporters for an hour Thursday, discussing prospects, team needs and trends. A few takeaways that pertain to the New York Jets: 1. His top-rated wide receivers are (in order): Sammy Watkins, Mike Evans,…
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  • Victor Cruz would like the Giants to draft an outside receiver

    Victor Cruz would like the Giants to draft an outside receiver

    profootballtalk.com 8 hours ago
    The Giants got very little out of wide receiver Hakeem Nicks the last two years, which led the Giants to put forth very little effort to stop him from leaving as a free agent and offered a big reminder of how much better the Giants offense looks with an…
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  • Oscar Robertson thinks Carmelo Anthony should leave the Knicks …

    Oscar Robertson thinks Carmelo Anthony should leave the Knicks and join the Rockets, which is nice

    yahoo.com ESPN.com 8 hours ago
    If Hall of Famer Oscar Robertson found himself in Carmelo Anthony's position — staring down the prospect of a summertime decision whether to return to the New York Knicks or seek greener pastures in free agency — his choice would be simple: "I woul…
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  • Pineda Suspended 10 Games For Pine Tar

    Pineda Suspended 10 Games For Pine Tar

    Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda was suspended for 10 games on Thursday for using pine tar to help him grip the ball, but he may miss only one start.
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  • Steve Mason will return to start Game 4 for the Flyers vs. Rang…

    Steve Mason will return to start Game 4 for the Flyers vs. Rangers

    NHL.com 9 hours ago
    VOORHEES, N.J. - Steve Mason will start Game 4 for the Philadelphia Flyers against the New York Rangers on Friday night. Mason hasn't started a game since suffering an upper-body injury on April 12. He played the final 7:15 in a 4-1 loss Tues...
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  • Rangers make most of 2-day break at home in between a pair of p…

    Rangers make most of 2-day break at home in between a pair of playoff games in Philadelphia

    NEW YORK, N.Y. - The New York Rangers made the most of their latest two-day break, and are confident it won't dull any momentum they gained by winning Game 3 over the Flyers. Instead of staying in Philadelphia after their 4-1 victory on Tuesd...
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  • Flyers play it safe, will start Steve Mason in Game 4 against R…

    Flyers play it safe, will start Steve Mason in Game 4 against Rangers

    thehockeynews.com 9 hours ago
    One Pennsylvania team will get a goalie change in their next playoff game. The Philadelphia Flyers, trailing the New York Rangers 2-1 in their first round series, will turn to their regular starter Steve Mason in Game 4. Mason, who missed the final few …
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  • Wild's Cooke apologizes for kneeing Avs' Barrie

    Wild's Cooke apologizes for kneeing Avs' Barrie

    CNNSI.com 10 hours ago
    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Minnesota Wild left wing Matt Cooke has apologized for the knee-to-knee hit on Colorado Avalanche defenseman Tyson Barrie.
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  • Bears worked out Darius Reynaud on Wednesday

    Bears worked out Darius Reynaud on Wednesday

    profootballtalk.com 10 hours ago
    The Bears, who signed tailback Shaun Draughn on Wednesday, also took a look another veteran running back with kick-returning experience yesterday. According to Howard Balzer of The Sports Xchange, the Bears tried out Darius Reynaud, who had stints with …
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  • Video - 2004's impressive trio of quarterbacks 02:32

    2004's impressive trio of quarterbacks

    Apr 24
    2004 developed three pro-bowl quarterbacks in Philip Rivers, Eli Manning, and Ben Roethlisberger, with Manning and Big Ben winning a pair of Super Bowls each. Which QB is the best?
  • Video - New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz: Giants should draft wide receiver 04:33

    New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz: Giants should draft wide receiver

    Apr 24
    New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz says the team should draft a wide receiver after the departure of Hakeem Nicks, and likes Texas A&M's Mike Evans.
  • Video - Tanaka Says 24-0 Not Impossible 02:22

    Tanaka Says 24-0 Not Impossible

    Apr 24
    Doug Glanville on the possibility that Masahiro Tanaka could go 24-0 as a starting pitcher.
  • Video - Yankees 'Embarrassed' 01:07

    Yankees 'Embarrassed'

    Apr 24
    Pedro Gomez and Andrew Marchand break down Michael Pineda's 10 game suspension for having pine tar on his neck.

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