Tagged: ‘New York’

Braves Hustle Their Way To 9th Inning Win Over Mets
June 10th, 2017 at 12:15 AM
***PHOTO1*** ATLANTA (AP) â?? Dansby Swanson turned a normal grounder up the middle into a hustle double, then dashed home on a single by pinch-hitter Rio Ruiz in the ninth inning to lift the Atlanta Braves over the New York Mets 3-2 Friday. With one out in the ninth, Swanson hit...

Carter’s Three-Run Homer Seals Yankees’ Win Over Pirates
April 22nd, 2017 at 8:02 PM
***PHOTO1*** PITTSBURGH (AP) â?? Pinch-hitter Chris Carter drilled a three-run homer in the eighth inning off reliever Felipe Rivero to lift the New York Yankees to an 11-5 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday. Carter sent the first pitch he saw from ... Read Original Post at Sports Media...

Hicks Hits Two Homers, Helping Yankees Beat Rays
April 14th, 2017 at 12:19 AM
***PHOTO1*** NEW YORK (AP) â?? Aaron Hicks and Luis Severino, two of the Yankees' biggest disappointments last year, combined to push them over .500 for the first time this season. Hicks homered twice, including a go-ahead, two-run drive in the seventh inning , and Severino won as a starter for the...

Yankees’ Didi Gregorius to Represent Netherlands in World Baseball Classic
January 25th, 2017 at 3:46 PM
New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius has elected to participate in the World Baseball Classic and he will be representing his native country in the Netherlands. ***PHOTO1*** Gregorius will join Andrelton Simmons, Jonathan Schoop, Jurickson Profar and Xander Bogaerts in the infield for Team Netherlands. It is a crowded infield but he...

Former Yankees Tim Raines, Ivan Rodriguez Inducted to Hall of Fame
January 18th, 2017 at 10:13 PM
The New York Yankees had two former players inducted into the Hall of Fame on Wednesday as outfielder Tim Raines and catcher Ivan Rodriguez were two of the three inductees. ***PHOTO1*** Raines, Rodriguez and former Houston Astros first baseman Jeff Bagwell were the only three players on the 2017 Hall of Fame...