New York Yankees
Whether as a starter or a reliever, David Phelps will likely be an integral part of the Yankees.
C.C. Sabathia struck out 10 batters over eight innings for New York to help the Yankees stretch their AL East lead to two games over Baltimore by beating the Minnesota Twins 8-2 on Wednesday.
Andy Pettitte turned in another ageless performance by pitching six scoreless innings and the New York Yankees hit four home runs Monday night to beat the Minnesota Twins 6-3 and extend their AL East lead.
Justin Morneau hit two mammoth homers and Jason Marquis won his Minnesota debut with his healthy daughter in the stands, sending the Twins to a 6-5 victory over the New York Yankees on Wednesday night.
CC Sabathia shook off early trouble to get a rare April win for the Yankees and backup catcher Chris Stewart hit a go-ahead, two-run single and had three RBIs for the first time in his career to lead New York over the Minnesota Twins 8-3 Tuesday night.
Nick Blackburn pitched three scoreless innings and the Minnesota Twins hit three home runs Sunday to beat a New York Yankees split squad 5-1.
The New York Yankees are donating $5,000 to the Roger Maris Cancer Center in Fargo.
Mariano Rivera set the major league record with his 602nd career save, pitching a perfect ninth inning Monday to preserve the New York Yankees’ 6-4 win over the Minnesota Twins.
Alex Rodriguez returned to the lineup and Curtis Granderson hit an inside-the-park home run to help the New York Yankees to a 3-0 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Sunday.
Phil Hughes allowed two hits in 7 2-3 innings and Russell Martin hit two home runs to lead the New York Yankees to an 8-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Friday night.
A lawyer for the maker of the plane that New York Yankees pitcher Cory Lidle and a flight instructor were piloting when they crashed into a Manhattan building says the Minnesota company was not to blame for their deaths.
Derek Jeter passed Rogers Hornsby for 33rd place on baseball’s all-time list with two hits, and the New York Yankees’ relievers held off the Minnesota Twins in their first game since blowing a big lead to win 4-3 on Thursday.
The Minnesota Twins and New York Yankees game Wednesday night has been postponed by rain.
Joe Mauer hit a go-ahead single in the 10th inning and the Minnesota Twins broke through in the Bronx, rallying past the New York Yankees 5-4 on Tuesday night to overcome a dominant outing by CC Sabathia.
The two-time defending AL Central champions are preparing for their second season at Target Field.