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Sori's homer leads Yanks on Ichiro's big night

Sori's homer leads Yanks on Ichiro's big night

MLB.com CNNSI.com Updated Aug 21, 2013
Alfonso Soriano snapped out of an 0-for-17 skid by slugging a go-ahead two-run blast off knuckleballer R.A. Dickey in the eighth inning, lifting the Yankees to a 4-2 victory over the Blue Jays on Wednesday at Yankee Stadium.
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  • Nix hit by pitch, suffers fractured left hand

    Nix hit by pitch, suffers fractured left hand

    MLB.com ESPN.com Aug 21, 2013
    Jayson Nix suffered a fractured left hand after getting hit by a pitch on Wednesday. Blue Jays knuckleballer R.A. Dickey hit Nix on the left hand with an 80-mph offering with one out in the second inning.
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  • A-Rod: I'm only talking baseball going forward

    A-Rod: I'm only talking baseball going forward

    CNNSI.com Aug 21, 2013
    NEW YORK (AP) Alex Rodriguez said Wednesday he's cutting off all non-baseball talk after a wild weekend of accusations and retaliations on and off the field.
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  • Video - Ichiro's Milestone 01:08

    Ichiro's Milestone

    Aug 21
    Baseball Tonight analyst Barry Larkin breaks down Ichiro Suzuki reaching 4,000 hits in his pro career.
  • Video - Ichiro Reaches 4,000 Hits In Yanks' Win 00:48

    Ichiro Reaches 4,000 Hits In Yanks' Win

    Aug 21
    Highlight Of The Night: Ichiro Suzuki collected his 4,000th pro-career hit and Alfonso Soriano hit a two-run homer as the Yankees won their fourth straight.

Sports Columnists

  • Bring on the New

    Aug 21
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  • Don Banks: Vick smitten with Kelly's offense and more training camp notes

    Aug 21
    As the NFL preseason wanes, a collection of some notable tidbits from my two-week training camp tour. If you're scoring at home, it went Eagles, Redskins, Ravens, Steelers, Packers, Vikings, Saints, Bucs, Dolphins and Jaguars ...
  • ‘Every Record Means Something’

    Aug 21
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  • Contenders Need Some Catching Up

    Aug 21
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