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After Scorching the Red Sox, the Yankees Wilt Against the Royals

Homer Bailey has something to smile about if he goes hunting with Cal Eldred during the off-season. Bailey, whose career had come apart over the last few years, on Thursday won a second consecutive start for the first time...

Luis Severino’s Injury Remains a Mystery. Detective Brian Cashman Is on the Case.

As the Yankees try to determine how, exactly, their ace Luis Severino sustained a significant strain of his latissimus dorsi muscle while recovering from a shoulder injury, General Manager Brian Cashman has a new nickname for the endeavor.“I call...

Yankees Send Red Sox Deeper Into Their Early-Season Gloom

“We’re healthy and we’re not playing good baseball,” Red Sox Manager Alex Cora said. “We’ve been inconsistent in every aspect of the game: pitching, offense, defense, base running. It’s on us to clean it up and start playing better.“When...

Once Again, Hitters to the Rescue as Mets Top the Phillies in 11 Innings

With Noah Syndergaard set to start the series opener against the Phillies Monday, Mets Manager Mickey Callaway stood in his office, and noted that Jacob deGrom, the starter in the previous night’s loss, had reviewed video of the defeat.“Jake...

James Paxton of Yankees, Already Struggling, Will Face Crucial Test in Red Sox

When James Paxton takes the mound at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday, he will be at the center of one of baseball’s hottest rivalries. The crowd will be electric, the atmosphere charged if not primal. And in the Boston Red...

C.C. Sabathia Gives the Yankees a Win and a Pick-Me-Up in His Return

C. C. Sabathia strode off the mound Saturday, awash in an ovation that thundered throughout Yankee Stadium. The big left-hander had done more than bury the Chicago White Sox over five scoreless innings: He had stabilized the Yankees after...

Gary Sanchez Becomes 12th Yankees Player to Join Injured List

Maybe there is such a thing as an injury bug.Before a rain-shortened 9-6 loss to the Chicago White Sox on Friday, the Yankees placed catcher Gary Sanchez, their best power hitter through the first two weeks of the season,...

For the Red Sox, a Creaky Start After Their Fierce Run to a Title

The Red Sox were satisfied enough with the condition of Sale’s shoulder to give him the new contract. But Sale’s average fastball velocity has dipped to 91.3 miles per hour this season, according to Fangraphs, down from 94.7 last...

Jose Altuve Continues to Pester Yankees, Homering Twice as Astros Finish Sweep

HOUSTON — Jose Altuve, the 5-foot-6 star second baseman for the Houston Astros, long ago proved that height doesn’t matter that much. He is a six-time All-Star, three-time batting champion and one-time Most Valuable Player Award winner. This week,...

Setback for Yankees’ Luis Severino Is Compounded by Loss to Astros

HOUSTON — The Yankees will be without Luis Severino, their staff ace, until some time this summer, after it was revealed Tuesday that he strained a right latissimus dorsi muscle while returning from an injured throwing shoulder.The Yankees (5-6)...

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