New York Yankees

NEW YORK | Happ shines for Yankees again in 4-1 win over Rays

NEW YORK — This is exactly what the New York Yankees were hoping for when they added J.A. Happ. The veteran left-hander permitted just one soft single in seven shutout innings to win his third start in a row, pitching the Yankees past the Tampa Bay Rays 4-1 on Tuesday night. “It was a clinic,” … Continue reading NEW YORK | Happ shines for Yankees again in 4-1 win over Rays

OAKLAND, Calif. | Mariners’ Cano returns from drug suspension, now playing 1B

OAKLAND, Calif.  — Robinson Cano is back in the major leagues with the Seattle Mariners after serving an 80-game drug suspension. The eight-time All-Star has a new position — first base, for the first time — and a new spot in the batting order, too. “It feels great to be back, especially the way the … Continue reading OAKLAND, Calif. | Mariners’ Cano returns from drug suspension, now playing 1B

NEW YORK | Gray, Yankees flop in 7-5 loss to lowly Orioles

NEW YORK — Sonny Gray was chased in the third inning by the team with worst record in the majors, big league-loss leader Alex Cobb ended a nine-start winless streak and the Baltimore Orioles beat the New York Yankees 7-5 Wednesday. Despite what appeared to be a midgame lecture in the dugout by third base … Continue reading NEW YORK | Gray, Yankees flop in 7-5 loss to lowly Orioles

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J | Resorts-DraftKings approved for Jersey online sports betting

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — Resorts Casino Hotel and DraftKings on Wednesday received approval to become the first companies to offer online and mobile sports betting in New Jersey. The state Division of Gaming Enforcement gave approval to the casino and its Boston-based online partner to launch an invitation-only version of mobile sports betting, which will … Continue reading ATLANTIC CITY, N.J | Resorts-DraftKings approved for Jersey online sports betting

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J | Harrah’s becomes 4th Atlantic City casino with sports bets

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J — A Frank Sinatra impersonator asked Luck to be a lady as he bet on the New York Yankees on Wednesday and an Elvis impersonator thanked the clerk very much for handing him a similar bet slip as Harrah’s became the fourth Atlantic City casino to offer sports betting. The casino started … Continue reading ATLANTIC CITY, N.J | Harrah’s becomes 4th Atlantic City casino with sports bets

BOSTON | Red Sox put ace Sale on disabled list with sore shoulder

BOSTON  — The Boston Red Sox put ace Chris Sale on the disabled list Tuesday with left shoulder inflammation, meaning he will miss his scheduled start this week against the New York Yankees. Red Sox president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski told reporters the soreness is mild and Sale was “adamant” that he would only … Continue reading BOSTON | Red Sox put ace Sale on disabled list with sore shoulder

BOSTON  | Red Sox get Kinsler from Angels, replaces injured Pedroia

BOSTON  — The Boston Red Sox acquired Ian Kinsler from the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night, replacing the injured Dustin Pedroia at second base even as the AL East leaders distance themselves from the New York Yankees — and the rest of baseball, too. Boston will send Triple-A pitchers Ty Buttrey and Williams Jerez … Continue reading BOSTON  | Red Sox get Kinsler from Angels, replaces injured Pedroia