With James Paxton injured, the Yankees employed a so-called opener to start the game. The strategy paid off thanks to a seven-run explosion in the sixth inning.
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Despite 17 players spending time on the injured list this year, the Yankees have kept pace in the A.L. East with smart moves rather than splashy ones.
The left-hander taught himself a trick to achieve devastating action on his cutter, which has fooled batters all season.
In an era of baseball’s richest teams dominating smaller-market clubs, Tampa Bay has managed a third way: spending less and winning more through ceaseless innovation.
The 22-year-old Torres joined Joe DiMaggio as the only Yankees under 23 years old with three homers in a day.
Sale recorded 17 strikeouts in seven innings, but in the end, disappointment in Boston.
Players in the lower levels of professional baseball often settle for less-than-desirable living arrangements, but few residences are eerier than the funeral home where several Yankee prospects have lived.
Wilson Ramos hit a first-inning grand slam in the 6-2 victory, which was the Mets’ third straight win.
Urias, 22, was arrested on Monday night for “intimate partner battery,” the police in Los Angeles said. The commissioner’s office will investigate the situation.
The Mets are trying to shore up their inconsistent play as they face 20 games in the next 20 days.
As the number of African-American baseball players continues to decline, black players are often surprised to find themselves in the minority even at historically black colleges.
A delay resulted in a single at-bat taking 45 minutes. But when play resumed, the Yankees got right back to business with a solo homer that helped seal the win.
The party doesn’t have to end when the ballgame does. Cubs fans can now stay at one of the two hotels that have opened near Wrigley Field.
With the pair of Cy Young Award winners among its alumni, the small college in Central Florida has a potent recruiting pitch as it eyes the national stage.
The Yankees have continued to win despite a still-lengthy injured list, but the division-leading Rays present a stiff challenge.
Among those who boycotted the celebration were Alex Cora, the manager, and two of the team’s stars, Mookie Betts and David Price.
Manager Aaron Boone said he would look into images that TV cameras captured of a dark substance smudged under the brim of the cap worn by Mariners starter Yusei Kikuchi.
The Padres’ Hunter Renfroe hit a tiebreaking solo home run in the seventh inning, and center fielder Manuel Margot robbed Pete Alonso of a homer.
Taking a look back at the history of a delightfully random feat that has rewarded some unlikely players — Fiers included — while leaving out some legends.
The Mariners shed their best starter, their All-Star closer and four everyday players, including designated hitter Nelson Cruz.