Liriano strikes out 12, Pirates sweep Mets PITTSBURGH (AP) — Francisco Liriano kept up Pittsburgh’s strikeout parade, fanning 12 as the Pirates beat the New York Mets 9-1 Sunday for a three-game sweep. After Gerrit Cole fanned 10 in the opener and A.J. Burnett struck out 10 more Saturday ... 05/24/2015 - 11:10 am | View Link
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Yanks finish off sweep of Jays in rain-shortened shutout That’s the longest streak in baseball since the Mets did it in 12 straight back in August 2007. It’s the longest such streak by the Yankees since they ran off ten straight the same month the Amazin’s had their 12-gamer. The all-time record is 18 ... 07/18/2012 - 6:11 pm | View Link
Martin leads Yanks to Subway sweep of Mets Martin led off the ninth with his second homer of the game and the New York Yankees took advantage of some shoddy infield defense to beat the Mets 5-4 Sunday for a three-game sweep. The catcher rounded third as a sold out Yankee Stadium roared and jogged ... 06/10/2012 - 9:50 am | View Link
Core of four help NY Yankees sweep Minnesota Twins, advance to ALCS At 39 degrees and falling outside of the Metrodome, the temperature seemed just right for a serving of revenge. So Twins starter Carl Pavano obliged with the kind of performance the Yankees had hoped the Connecticut native would deliver a few times for ... 10/11/2009 - 11:21 am | View Link
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This isn’t the greatest free agent pool, but there are still some sluggers on the board. One of those—though not as marquee a name as he was, say, 12 months ago, is outfielder Jose Bautista. And one of the teams looking for an outfielder (and, historically, loves to get power hitters in free agency) is the Baltimore…Read more
New Red Sox pitcher Chris Sale says he isn't worried that he might not be the ace of the pitching staff after being traded from the White Sox to Boston.
The 27-year-old lefty told reporters on Wednesday, "We play for a trophy, not a tag.
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A person familiar with the negotiations says 39-year-old closer Fernando Rodney and the Arizona Diamondbacks have agreed to a $2.75 million, one-year contract.
The person spoke on condition of anonymity Wednesday because the agreement is subject to a physical.
Rodney was an All-Star for the third time this year, saving 25 games in 28 chances with San Diego and Miami, which acquired him on June 30.