Gary Sanchez

NEW YORK | Guzman 1st rookie to hit 3 HRs in game vs Yanks, Texas wins

NEW YORK — Ronald Guzman became the first rookie to hit three home runs in a game against the Yankees, powering the Texas Rangers past New York 12-7 on Friday night. Eight days after Boston’s Steve Pearce connected three times off the Yankees, Guzman duplicated the feat in ending New York’s four-game winning streak. Guzman … Continue reading NEW YORK | Guzman 1st rookie to hit 3 HRs in game vs Yanks, Texas wins

NEW YORK | Stanton hits hardest HR clocked by Statcast, Yanks top Texas

NEW YORK  — Giancarlo Stanton’s teammates jumped out of the dugout, amazed at how fast the power hitter’s latest homer sped into the Yankee Stadium seats. The Yankee slugger? Well, it was just another one in his ledger. Stanton hit the hardest homer ever measured by Major League Baseball’s Statcast system, Neil Walker hit two … Continue reading NEW YORK | Stanton hits hardest HR clocked by Statcast, Yanks top Texas

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. | Rays beat Yanks after Sanchez fails to hustle on final out

PETERSBURG, Fla. — Gary Sanchez failed to hustle on a pair of key plays, Jake Bauers hit a three-run homer and scored with some nifty baserunning, and the Tampa Bay Rays beat Luis Severino and the New York Yankees 7-6 on Monday night. The Yankees loaded the bases against Jose Alvarado with one out in … Continue reading ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. | Rays beat Yanks after Sanchez fails to hustle on final out

NEW YORK  | Cespedes returns, Familia may depart and Mets beat Yanks 7-5

NEW YORK  — The second Subway Series was a night of crossroads. Mets closer Jeurys Familia was withheld because a trade could be imminent. Mets slugger Yoenis Cespedes returned with a home run, then said the cause of his leg problems was calcification on both heels that could require surgery and an 8-to-10-month recovery. Yankees … Continue reading NEW YORK  | Cespedes returns, Familia may depart and Mets beat Yanks 7-5

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. | Bauers homers in 12th, Rays sweep Yankees with 7-6 win

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Rookie Jake Bauers and the Tampa Bay Rays made it a lost weekend for the New York Yankees. An injury to Gary Sanchez turned the trip into an even bigger loss. Bauers led off the 12th inning with a home run and Tampa Bay completed a three-game sweep of the … Continue reading ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. | Bauers homers in 12th, Rays sweep Yankees with 7-6 win

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla | Yankees C Sanchez likely to DL after pulling up on grounder

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez is likely headed to the disabled after pulling up while running out a double-play grounder Sunday at Tampa Bay. Yankees manager Aaron Boone said Sanchez hurt his right groin/hip abductor and “it’s probably going to be a DL situation.” Sanchez was injured in the … Continue reading ST. PETERSBURG, Fla | Yankees C Sanchez likely to DL after pulling up on grounder

NEW YORK | Severino sharp, steals a popup, too, as Yankees top Rays 4-1

NEW YORK (AP) — In his latest peak performance, Luis Severino took matters into his own hands — and glove. Severino jumped to steal away a popup from catcher Gary Sanchez while pitching eight sharp innings, leading the New York Yankees over the Tampa Bay Rays 4-1 Saturday. “He didn’t say, ‘I got it’ and … Continue reading NEW YORK | Severino sharp, steals a popup, too, as Yankees top Rays 4-1