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LEADING OFF: Red Sox on a roll, Syndergaard returns

A look at what’s happening around the majors on Friday: HEAVEN 11 Mookie Betts and the rolling Boston Red Sox try to win their 11th consecutive game when they host Toronto again at Fenway Park. Betts, who leads the majors with a .352 batting average, had a grand slam and five RBIs in Thursday night’s … Continue reading LEADING OFF: Red Sox on a roll, Syndergaard returns

LEADING OFF: Steamy starts, Price-Severino at Yankee Stadium

Here’s a look at what’s happening around the majors today: HIGH HEAT It’s expected to be a hot box at many ballparks, with game-time temperatures likely to climb over 100 degrees in Texas for White Sox-Rangers, near triple digits in Baltimore, Philadelphia and Yankee Stadium, and into the mid-90s in Chicago and Cincinnati. On Saturday, … Continue reading LEADING OFF: Steamy starts, Price-Severino at Yankee Stadium

NEW YORK | Sale too much for Yanks again, Devers’ slam powers Red Sox

NEW YORK — Chris Sale pitched his latest Bronx gem, Rafael Devers went 5 for 5 with a first-inning grand slam and the Boston Red Sox held the New York Yankees to two hits during an 11-0 rout Saturday night to take back baseball’s best record. Sale (8-4) allowed only Giancarlo Stanton’s clean single over … Continue reading NEW YORK | Sale too much for Yanks again, Devers’ slam powers Red Sox

NEW YORK | Sabathia, homer-happy Yankees top Boston 8-1 for best record

NEW YORK — CC Sabathia shut down the high-scoring Red Sox, Greg Bird hit two home runs and Aaron Judge connected off a college teammate as the New York Yankees bopped Boston 8-1 on Friday night to retake the top record in the majors. Not since the famed Bucky Dent playoff game in 1978 had … Continue reading NEW YORK | Sabathia, homer-happy Yankees top Boston 8-1 for best record

LEADING OFF: Yanks face Boston, try for 17th win in 18 games

A look at what’s happening around the majors today: ROLLING Masahiro Tanaka and the New York Yankees go for the 17th win in 18 games when they host the rival Red Sox in a matchup of teams with 25-10 records, tied for the best in baseball. Giancarlo Stanton homered twice at Yankee Stadium in the … Continue reading LEADING OFF: Yanks face Boston, try for 17th win in 18 games

Minnesota Twins | MLB serves up a frosty start to new season, more snow coming

April 6, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) Steady and sure-handed, Minnesota Twins second baseman Brian Dozier is a confident mitt man.But the Gold Glover didn’t feel that way this week, standing in the snow globe of PNC Park in Pittsburgh. “I always want the ball to hit to me, but that was the one time where I was … Continue reading Minnesota Twins | MLB serves up a frosty start to new season, more snow coming

LEADING OFF: Wintry weather at Coors Field, Yankee Stadium

|April 5, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) A look at what’s happening all around baseball Friday: ___ WINTRY MIX Snow is in the forecast at Coors Field, where the Colorado Rockies host Atlanta in their home opener. There’s also a chance of snow at Yankee Stadium when New York plays Baltimore. Players and fans alike have been shivering … Continue reading LEADING OFF: Wintry weather at Coors Field, Yankee Stadium