Aug 03, 2010 03:56 EDT
Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez approaching 2 weeks in his quest for 600 career homers. The numbers on the specially marked balls for Alex Rodriguez's at-bats must be getting up there ? perhaps, uhm, close to say 600.
Aug 02, 2010 16:12 EDT
China's Uni-President Enterprises, an instant noodle maker, has signed a four-year sponsorship deal with the reigning World Series champion New York Yankees, the Major League Baseball club said on Monday.
Aug 01, 2010 16:20 EDT
Alex Rodriguez not in Yankees' lineup against Rays, putting chase of 600 homers on hold. Alex Rodriguez was not in the lineup against the Tampa Bay Rays, but came up short in his chase of 600 home runs as a pinch hitter in the seventh inning on Sunday.
Jul 31, 2010 14:10 EDT
New York Yankees acquire Lance Berkman from Houston Astros to be their designated hitter. The New York Yankees have completed their trade to acquire Lance Berkman from the Houston Astros.
Jul 30, 2010 21:59 EDT
A-Rod comes up short again in bid for No. 600, Rays rally for 3-2 victory over Yankees. Wade Davis shrugged off a rocky start to pitch seven innings and Matt Joyce hit a three-run homer Friday night to lead the surging Tampa Bay Rays over the New York Yankees 3-2.
Jul 29, 2010 14:59 EDT
Price wins AL-best 14th game, Pena has 4 RBIs and Tampa Bay sweeps 4-game series with Detroit. David Price became the AL's first 14-game winner, Carlos Pena had four RBIs and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Detroit Tigers 4-2 Thursday to complete a four-game sweep.
Jul 25, 2010 21:28 EDT
NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez was disappointed that he failed to hit his milestone 600th home run in front of home fans on Sunday but happy to have escaped serious injury after getting hit by a pitch.
Jul 25, 2010 20:06 EDT
Granderson hits 2 homers, A-Rod still stuck on No. 599 as Yankees beat Royals 12-6. Alex Rodriguez came to the plate with the bases loaded in the eighth inning Sunday, wanting to do something special for the thousands of people who waited out a lengthy rain delay to see him hit home run No. 600.
Jul 25, 2010 19:05 EDT
Granderson hits 2 homers, A-Rod still stuck on No. 599 as Yankees beat Royals 12-6. Curtis Granderson hit a pair of homers, Alex Rodriguez drove in three runs ? the last when he was hit with a pitch on the hand ? and the New York Yankees waited out a lengthy rain delay to beat the Kansas City Royals 12-6 on Sunday and finish another successful homestand.
Jul 23, 2010 13:06 EDT
Former No. 1 pick Alex Gordon recalled from Triple-A by KC to replace injured DeJesus. The Kansas City Royals have placed outfielder David DeJesus on the 15-day disabled list and recalled outfielder Alex Gordon from Triple-A Omaha.
Jul 23, 2010 03:31 EDT
New York slugger Alex Rodriguez has blasted his 599th homer and drove in four runs as the Yankees defeated the Kansas City Royals 10-4 at the Yankee Stadium.
Jul 23, 2010 00:18 EDT
NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez belted his 599th career home run on Thursday, exuding a sense of calm and enjoyment that he lacked three years ago when trying to reach the 500 milestone.
Jul 22, 2010 14:28 EDT
Bat Rose used for final hit auctioned for $158,776 _ less than expected. The black Mizuno bat that Pete Rose used to get his final hit has been auctioned for $158,776, less than expected for the 32 ounces of baseball history.
Jul 21, 2010 19:46 EDT
Golden Boy Promotions signs exclusive partnership to stage fights at Nets arena in Brooklyn. The fertile boxing ground that produced dozens of world champions, from Mike Tyson to Riddick Bowe, will soon have a regular series of fights in a glimmering new arena.
Jul 21, 2010 18:55 EDT
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Colin Curtis was an unlikely hero for the New York Yankees as the cancer survivor took over an at-bat and slugged his first career homer to clinch a win over the Los Angeles Angels Wednesday.
Jul 21, 2010 14:36 EDT
Anthony Lerew expected to miss next start against Yankees. Anthony Lerew is not expected to make his next start for the Kansas City Royals after getting injured in Tuesday's loss to the Toronto Blue Jays.
Jul 21, 2010 11:26 EDT
Longing to move from shadow of 183-game match, Isner back on the court at Atlanta. John Isner wants to prove he's more than a marathon man on the ATP tour.
Jul 20, 2010 15:54 EDT
Doug Logan marks his second anniversary as USA Track and Field's chief executive on Wednesday, but learned last week that he could be ousted as early as next month.
Jul 19, 2010 05:31 EDT
Angels put Kazmir on DL with shoulder fatigue, activate Izturis, designate McAnulty. Struggling left-hander Scott Kazmir was placed on the 15-day disabled list by the Los Angeles Angels because of shoulder fatigue following Sunday's 2-1 loss to Seattle.
Jul 17, 2010 21:53 EDT
The family of George Steinbrenner laid the New York Yankees iconic owner to rest at a Florida cemetary.