New York Yankees

Kenley Jansen

Contending teams can never have too many relievers

The Kansas City Royals made it look all so easy in 2014. With their bullpen trio of Kelvin Herrera, Wade Davis and Greg Holland, the Royals were almost unbeatable when they had the lead in […]


Matt Shoemaker

Angels GM quits shortly before their 3-1 loss to Yankees

The Los Angeles Angels’ nine-game homestand was largely a success until they lost a game and a general manager on the final day. Nathan Eovaldi pitched scoreless, five-hit ball into the sixth inning, Garrett Jones […]


Andrew Heaney

Pujols homers, Heaney deals in Angels’ 2-1 win over Yankees

Andrew Heaney’s first major league victory was the stuff of baseball storybooks. He struck out Alex Rodriguez while shutting down the New York Yankees, and he got a homer from Albert Pujols as run support. […]


Johnny Giavotella

Mike Trout powers Angels past Yankees 4-1 with bat and glove

Mike Trout and C.J. Cron homered, Albert Pujols and Kole Calhoun added run-scoring doubles, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the New York Yankees 4-1 Monday night for their fifth victory in seven games. Trout […]


Alex Rodriguez

A-Rod homers for 3,000th hit; 29th player to get it

Alex Rodriguez homered for his 3,000th career hit and smiled all the way around the bases Friday night, the highlight so far in what’s become a resurgent season for the formerly disgraced slugger. The New […]


Mike Trout, Albert Pujols

Sabathia sharp before ejection; Yankees sweep Angels, 6-2

CC Sabathia pitched six sharp innings before being ejected for arguing balls and strikes, Brett Gardner hit a tiebreaking, three-run homer Sunday and the New York Yankees won their season-high sixth straight game, 6-2 over […]


Garrett Richards

Richards chased in 1st inning as Angels lose to Yankees 8-2

This is not the Garrett Richards who was fifth among AL pitchers in ERA last year. Brian McCann hit a two-run homer that helped chase Richards in a six-run first inning, and the New York […]


Jered Weaver

Angels’ 6-run rally in 9th falls just short, Yankees win 8-7

Mike Trout and Albert Pujols were pulled, Jered Weaver was peeved and the Los Angeles Angels were getting pummeled. Out of the game, they appeared. Then, out of nowhere, they rallied. The Angels bolted loose […]


Cliff Lee

Pick Six: Could 6-man rotations be in baseball’s future?

Now this was definitely a deep rotation. In manager Joe Girardi’s office at spring training, the March calendar was posted on a big whiteboard. Inside each box, he wrote the initials of the starting pitcher […]


American League shortstop Derek Jeter, of the New York Yankees, waves as he is taken out of the game in the top of the fourth inning of the MLB All-Star baseball game, Tuesday, July 15, 2014, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Derek Jeter’s long journey comes to an end

Derek Jeter will retire at the end of the season as an all-time great of baseball’s greatest organization and one of the most celebrated players in Major League history. The Yankee shortstop spent his entire […]