NEW YORK - Anthony Causi, a highly skilled and exceedingly popular sports photographer for The New York Post who covered the city's teams for 25 years, died Sunday from the new coronavirus. He was 48.The newspaper reported Causi's ...
Apr 13, 2020
NEW YORK (AP) - Forbes estimates the New York Yankees are baseball's most valuable franchise at $5 billion, up 9% over last year and 47% more than the No. 2 Los Angeles Dodgers at $3.4 billion.The Yankees are second among ...
Apr 10, 2020
PHOENIX - Major league teams adjusted to their strange new normal, with more players returning to their hometowns as they realized baseball won't be played for months.Arizona manager Torey Lovullo said he feels like he's "playing hooky" every ...
Mar 18, 2020
TAMPA, Florida - A second New York Yankees minor leaguer has tested positive for the new coronavirus.The player, while in self-quarantine, reported fatigue and an elevated temperature to medical personnel with the Yankees, according to the team. The player was tested ...
Mar 18, 2020
TAMPA, Florida - A New York Yankees minor leaguer tested positive for the coronavirus, the Miami Marlins shut their spring training complex and baseball began bracing for the possibility that opening day could be delayed into May or longer.Major League Baseball was ...
Mar 16, 2020
MESA, Arizona - Major League Baseball is allowing players to go home, making the decision a day after canceling the rest of the spring training schedule and postponing opening day by at least two weeks amid the novel coronavirus outbreak.After a meeting ...
Mar 14, 2020
NEW YORK - Known for two decades as No. 2, Derek Jeter is now linked to the No. 1 - as in, who was the lone Hall of Fame voter who didn't put a check mark next to his name?Jeter came ...
Jan 22, 2020
NEW YORK - Don Larsen, the journeyman pitcher who reached the heights of baseball glory in 1956 for the New York Yankees when he threw a perfect game and the only no-hitter in World Series history, died on Wednesday night (Thursday, Manila ...
Jan 2, 2020
NEW YORK - On his first day in pinstripes, Gerrit Cole admitted to stealing a sign - no, not those signs.Cole affixed his signature to a record $324 million, nine-year contract at 10:45 a.m., walked into a news conference at ...
Dec 19, 2019
SAN DIEGO - The New York Yankees landed the biggest prize of the free agent market, adding Gerrit Cole to their rotation with a record $324 million, nine-year contract on Tuesday night, a person familiar with the contract told The Associated Press. ...
Dec 11, 2019
HOUSTON - Jose Altuve, the 5-foot-6 driving force of Houston, delivered a swing that will play in Astros' highlights forever.Altuve homered off Aroldis Chapman with two outs in the ninth inning and Houston outlasted the New York Yankees, 6-4, ...
Oct 20, 2019
NEW YORK - DJ LeMahieu drove Justin Verlander's second pitch over the wall, then Aaron Hicks sent the fans at Yankee Stadium into a frenzy with a three-run homer off the foul pole later in the first inning.And just ...
Oct 19, 2019
NEW YORK - CC Sabathia walked into Yankee Stadium's interview room with his left arm in a sling on Friday (Saturday, Manila time), 16 hours after shuffling off the mound in pain following the 58,692nd and final pitch of his ...
Oct 19, 2019
NEW YORK - A gritty Gerrit Cole held the New York Yankees scoreless without his sharpest stuff, Jose Altuve sparked Houston at the plate and the Astros locked down a 4-1 victory on Tuesday (Wednesday, Manila time) to take a 2-1 ...
Oct 16, 2019
HOUSTON - Carlos Correa hit a leadoff home run in the 11th inning and the Houston Astros won a battle of the bullpens, beating the New York Yankees, 3-2, on Sunday night (Monday, Manila time) to tie the AL Championship Series at ...
Oct 14, 2019
HOUSTON - The youngest Baby Bomber is all grown up. Any surprise Gleyber Torres is doing so well in October?"I mean, not really," he said.The 22-year-old Torres kept up his postseason surge with a homer and five runs batted- ...
Oct 13, 2019
HOUSTON - Gerrit Cole pitched another playoff masterpiece and the Houston Astros jumped to a quick lead, turning back the Tampa Bay Rays, 6-1, on Thursday night (Friday, Manila time) in Game Five to set up a titanic showdown with the New ...
Oct 11, 2019
NEW YORK - The 103-win New York Yankees ran out identical, relentless lineups in consecutive games for the first time all year, and manager Aaron Boone believes he knows what's next for the A-team Bombers."Throttle down," he said. ...
Oct 6, 2019
NEW YORK - DJ LeMahieu homered and drove in four runs, Gleyber Torres broke a tie with a two-run double and the New York Yankees extended their October mastery of the Minnesota Twins with a 10-4 victory Friday night in the ...
Oct 5, 2019
BOSTON - The New York Yankees officially ended Boston's three-year reign as AL East champs, blanking the Red Sox, 5-0, Monday night (Tuesday, Manila time) behind another big effort by James Paxton.Hours after the Red Sox parted ways ...
Sep 10, 2019
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