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O's hold off Jeter, Yanks as Cruz belts 40th

O's hold off Jeter, Yanks as Cruz belts 40th

Nelson Cruz hit his major league-leading 40th home run and the Baltimore Orioles pushed Derek Jeter and the Yankees to the brink of playoff elimination, beating New York 5-4 Tuesday night.
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  • Orioles 5, Yankees 4: Orioles’ Power Surge Pushes Yankees to th…

    Orioles 5, Yankees 4: Orioles’ Power Surge Pushes Yankees to the Brink of Elimination

    nytimes.com 1 hour ago
    The Yankees dropped five games back of the Royals for the A.L.’s second wild-card spot, meaning any Yankees loss or Kansas City victory will knock them from postseason contention.
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  • Yanks pitchers set club mark with 1,319th K

    Yanks pitchers set club mark with 1,319th K

    MLB.com 1 hour ago
    David Robertson fanned Jonathan Schoop in the top of the ninth inning of Tuesday's 5-4 Yankees loss to the Orioles, marking the 1,319th strikeout recorded this season by Yankees pitchers to establish a new single-season franchise mark.
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  • Markakis fuels O's 94th win, most since '97

    Markakis fuels O's 94th win, most since '97

    MLB.com 1 hour ago
    Nick Markakis, who returned to the O's lineup on Monday after missing four games following a hit-by-pitch to his right shoulder, had four hits out of the leadoff spot, including a two-run homer that highlighted Baltimore's 5-4 victory over the Yankees o…
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  • Last of O's three homers costs Yankees

    Last of O's three homers costs Yankees

    MLB.com 1 hour ago
    Brandon McCarthy served up three home runs and surrendered a season-high 11 hits as the Yankees were dealt another blow to their faint American League Wild Card hopes, absorbing a 5-4 loss to the Orioles on Tuesday at Yankee Stadium.
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  • Cruz sixth in O's history with 40-homer season

    Cruz sixth in O's history with 40-homer season

    MLB.com 4 hours ago
    Orioles designated hitter Nelson Cruz continued his fabulous season with his 40th home run in the fifth inning of Tuesday's game against the Yankees at Yankee Stadium.
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  • Teixeira fights off wrist pain to return to lineup

    Teixeira fights off wrist pain to return to lineup

    MLB.com 5 hours ago
    Mark Teixeira was back in the Yankees' starting lineup for Tuesday night's game against the Orioles after receiving a cortisone shot in his troublesome right wrist on Sunday.
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  • Derek Jeter's 10 best moments re-created by animated Oyo charac…

    Derek Jeter's 10 best moments re-created by animated Oyo characters

    yahoo.com 9 hours ago
    The three best parts of Oyo Sports re-creating Derek Jeter's top 10 career highlights: One, hearing Hall of Famer Phil Rizzuto on the New York Yankees broadcast in 1995 call Jeter's first career home run. "Oh, he got around on that one. Holy cow, t…
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  • Matt Harvey, Masahiro Tanaka and Jacob deGrom in the same rotat…

    Matt Harvey, Masahiro Tanaka and Jacob deGrom in the same rotation? Assembling an all-New York roster 

    nydailynews.com 10 hours ago
    So neither the Yankees nor Mets were good enough — again — to be October-worthy this season. OK, just for fun, what if we combined them, more or less as is, for 2015.
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  • Video - Orioles Hold Off Yankees 01:00

    Orioles Hold Off Yankees

    Sep 23
    Nelson Cruz hit his major league-leading 40th home run of the season in the Orioles' 5-4 win over the Yankees.
  • Video - Cruz Hits 40th Home Run 00:12

    Cruz Hits 40th Home Run

    Sep 23
    Orioles batter Nelson Cruz gets his major league-leading 40th homer of the season.
  • Video - Derek Jeter Isn't The Greatest Player Ever 06:43

    Derek Jeter Isn't The Greatest Player Ever

    Sep 23
    Correction. Derek Jeter is not the greatest baseball player in the last 5 million years. Keith Olbermann explains.
  • Video - Yankees Blank Orioles 00:52

    Yankees Blank Orioles

    Sep 22
    Derek Jeter drove in three runs to lead the Yankees past the Orioles 5-0.

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