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Yankees Lose to Astros and Send Luis Severino for More Tests

HOUSTON — In a young season already defined by injuries, the Yankees have sent their best pitcher for further tests on his throwing shoulder after his rehabilitation efforts stalled.Luis Severino, 25, the staff ace, has not been able to...

Yankees, With 3 Blasts by Gary Sanchez, Cap Homer-Driven Sweep of Orioles

BALTIMORE — Gary Sanchez stepped to the plate in the ninth inning on Sunday with a chance at history. Four-homer games are more rare than perfect games, and Sanchez had already gone long three times on Sunday as part...

Carlos Beltran Embraces a Role He Trained His Whole Career For

TAMPA, Fla. — Over the winter, there was an unusual sight in the offices of Yankee Stadium. For a few days, amid the busy period as front-office employees reshaped rosters with trades and signings, Carlos Beltran was sitting among...

The Stat That Turns Mike Trout’s .312 Average Into .626

In this era of new and complex baseball statistics, a venerable one still pops up frequently in conversations among even the geekiest of stat-heads: batting average.It’s one of the easiest to understand: .300 is good.; .200 is the Mendoza...

Gleyber Torres Muscles Up Against Orioles, Ending Yankees’ Skid

BALTIMORE — Gary Sanchez found Gleyber Torres sitting on the bench in the visitor’s dugout in the sixth inning and wrapped him in a bear hug. Torres deserved it: His second home run on Thursday, one of his career-high...

Jacob deGrom Dominates Marlins on the Mound and at the Plate

MIAMI — While Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom dominated the majors last season with a 1.70 earned run average and 269 strikeouts, the Marlins, of all teams, offered the most resistance.Against all other opponents, deGrom posted a 1.51 E.R.A. But...

Mets Go Up Big in First, Then Sweat a Little in Win Over Marlins

MIAMI — Pete Alonso, the Mets’ precocious rookie first baseman, needed some rest. Against the Miami Marlins, the Mets barely skipped a beat.In Alonso’s place, Dominic Smith made his first start of the season and showed right away that...

Pete Alonso Delivers a First in the Ninth as the Mets Escape the Marlins

MIAMI — After he blasted a 95-mile-per-hour fastball more than 400 feet to center field in the ninth inning of the Mets’ 7-3 win on Monday night, Pete Alonso was the last player into the clubhouse.Teammates held Bud Lights...

After Waiting Out the Rain, the Orioles Outlast the Yankees

The Yankees and the Baltimore Orioles occupy different ends of the competition spectrum. The Yankees possess a far more talented roster, World Series expectations and a payroll that is around $130 million larger. The Orioles lost 115 games last...

Yankees’ Offense Wakes Up Too Late in Loss to Orioles

After another playoff appearance that did not end with a World Series title, the Yankees pinpointed their pitching staff as an area for improvement. They threw money at relief pitchers Adam Ottavino and Zack Britton, and at C.C. Sabathia...

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