The best and worst thing about baseball is that they play every single day. The Yankees mounted a huge comeback for a fun and memorable win last night, and roughly 14 hours later, they’re back at it this afternoon with another game. Baseball never lets you enjoy the highs long, eh? Anyway, the Yankees have a chance to do something today they haven’t done since August 22, 2015...
Via River Avenue Blues
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After hitting his eighth and ninth homers Friday, rookie right fielder had a plate appearance that showed his growth as a hitter. NEW YORK -- Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge put on another power show Friday night at Yankee Stadium with two more homers in the middle innings of a 14-11, 10-inning comeback win over the Baltimore Orioles. That...
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Yankees manager Joe Girardi talks about his team never giving up after they came back from eight runs down to beat the Orioles, 14-11, in 10 innings.
Yankees manager Joe Girardi and 10 players put their spin on a wild Friday night in which they won 14-11 in 10 innings after falling behind 9-1.
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Holliday hit a three-run, walk-off homer in the 10th inning on Friday night to complete a stunning rally that defeated the Orioles. NEW YORK -- The swing that ended the biggest comeback in a walk-off win at Yankee Stadium in more than a decade had Yankees designated hitter Matt Holliday a little antsy for a couple innings. He wasn't sure his...
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Finding the negative in the Yankees’ 14-11 extra-inning rally over the Orioles might be nitpicking, but CC Sabathia was that negative. Sabathia followed a brilliant start to the season with by far his worst outing of the year, allowing as many runs Friday as he had in all his previous starts combined, and giving up...
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Kneel before Aaron Judge, your new ruler. Darling of The Bronx. King of the exit velocity. Rookie of the Year. The Yankees registered their biggest win of their highly encouraging season on Friday, erasing an eight-run deficit to overpower the Orioles, 14-11 at Yankee Stadium, when veteran Matt Holliday slammed a three-run, 10th-inning homer off...
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The Yankees got back Didi Gregorius, and the rich got richer. Before Friday’s huge first-place game against the Orioles, the Yankees activated Gregorius, who had been out with a shoulder injury. off the disabled list. The shortstop made his season debut and helped the Yankees to a 14-11 come-from-behind 10-inning win over the Orioles at...
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Reaching a round-number milestone is always sweeter in a win, and Jacoby Ellsbury couldn't have picked a more opportune evening to hit his first career grand slam.
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The resemblance between Luis Severino and Chris Archer is starting to become striking.
Starlin Castro hit a game-tying homer in the bottom of the ninth inning and Matt Holliday won it with a walk-off three-run blast in the 10th as the Yankees erased an eight-run deficit and grabbed a share of first place in the American League East, coming all the way back for a wild 14-11 slugfest victory over the Orioles on Friday night at Yankee Stadium.
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A few quick notes to pass along: Welcome back, SS Gleyber Torres. Torres, the Yankees’ top prospect, was activated off the Double-A Trenton disabled list today. He missed nine days with mild right rotator cuff tendinitis. Torres hit .237/.341/.342 (100 wRC+) in ten games before the injury. IF Donovan Solano was placed on the Triple-A Scranton disabled list with a calf injury yesterday...
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Aaron Judge isn’t just an ordinary power hitter. He is a slugger in a body-builder’s body, much like Giancarlo Stanton. And the data supports that.Judge smacked two home runs for the New York Yankees on Friday night against the Orioles. The first was a solo shot. The second was an absolute rocket to center that was the hardest hit home run in the Statcast era. That’s nine home...
Didi Gregorius is coming back, Ronald Torreyes' status & more via Yankees manager Joe Girardi.
The news on Shelby Miller is not great.The Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher has a tear in his UCL and a flexor strain, according to MLB.com’s Steve Gilbert. Miller, 26, left his Sunday start with forearm tightness. He was subsequently placed on the DL and underwent an MRI.The Diamondbacks wanted to get as much information as possible on Miller, so they had him get three medical opinions...
Yankees catcher Austin Romine on catching Luis Severino's seven shutout innings in a 3-1 Yankees win over Boston.
The Boston Red Sox were held scoreless by Luis Severino for seven innings tonight and Aaron Judge launched a two-run homer on his birthday for the New York Yankees.
New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge is enjoying his 25th birthday. Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts hit a fly ball down the right field line that appeared to be going out of play.But Judge made a running catch before tumbling over the short wall at Fenway Park and falling into the crowd. It was initially ruled that Judge did not catch the ball. But the call was overturned...
A right shoulder injury landed New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius on the disabled list. At the time, he was said to be out the entire month of April.That timeline has held fairly true. According to Eric Boland of Newsday Sports, Gregorius will play Wednesday night in a rehab game and will join the Yankees “sometime in the next series,” which will be played against the...
On SNY's Daily News Live, the panel breaks down what Derek Jeter's new role as owner of the Miami Marlins will look like, as the New York Yankees legend closes in on buying the team with partner Jeb Bush.
At almost this exact time last season, I talked about how Luis Severino needed to widen the velocity gap between his fastball and at least one of his secondary pitches. And believe it or not, he actually has done just that — he softened the velocity on his slider last season, and then he’s done so again this year. Year FB Velo (MPH) SL Velo (MPH) FB-SL Velo Gap (MPH) SL Vert...
Luis Severino is quickly developing into the breakout star of the New York Yankees pitching staff. And it appears the guidance provided this past offseason by former Yankees nemesis Pedro Martinez proved to be the big turning point.And to hear it from Brian Cashman, it was the least former Boston Red Sox ace could do after tormenting the Yankees for so many years.The Yankees general...
Derek Jeter and Jeb Bush recently teamed up in an effort to buy the Miami Marlins, and according to a report, they succeeded.Scott Soshnick, who writes for Bloomberg, broke the news Tuesday. “A group led by former Florida governor Jeb Bush and former New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter have won the auction for the Miami Marlins baseball team, according to a person with knowledge...
Three weeks have passed in the 2017 Major League Baseball season, and so far, the New York Yankees have exceeded their preseason expectations. The first week of the season was not kind to the team, but they were winners of eight straight games just a week ago. With a record of 11 victories against seven defeats, they are not in first place in the American League East (that honor...
The Pittsburgh Pirates paid a nice tribute to Pittsburgh Steelers chairman Dan Rooney on the field at PNC Park.Rooney’s name appeared behind home plate at PNC Park during Friday’s game against the New York Yankees. The team also painted a Steelers logo featuring Rooney’s initials on the back of the pitcher’s mound. Rooney passed away Apr. 13 at the age of 84. He had been...
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