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Mets hold off Phillies’ comeback attempt

(Friday, August 8) Final Score: New York 5, Philadelphia 4 Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – Bartolo Colon tossed eight strong innings en route to his 200th career victory as the New York Mets held on to beat the Philadelphia Phillies, 5-4, in the opener of a four-game set. Colon (11-9) only gave up one run on six hits while fanning six and ... Read More »

Fantasy Baseball: Gardner of the Galaxy

By Jesse Pantuosco, Contributing Writer, The Sports Network Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – So, quick question: when did Brett Gardner become this awesome? If I had to ballpark it, I’d say a week and a half ago. The New York Yankees left fielder has gone ballistic over his last nine games, producing five homers, seven RBI and a .400 batting average (14-for-35). He’s crossed the ... Read More »

Avila key in Tigers comeback win over Yankees

(Tuesday, August 5) Final Score: Detroit 4, New York 3 (12 innings) Bronx, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Alex Avila’s solo home run in the top of the 12th inning put the Detroit Tigers ahead for good in a 4-3 come-from-behind decision over the New York Yankees. Avila, who earlier came through with an RBI single that tied the contest in the seventh ... Read More »

Rangers top Yankees for rare series win

(Wednesday, July 30) Final Score: Texas 3, New York 2 Arlington, TX (SportsNetwork.com) – Colby Lewis tossed seven solid innings as the Texas Rangers won their first series in a month by edging the New York Yankees, 3-2, on Wednesday. A 12-11 slugfest won by the Yankees on Tuesday gave way to a surprising pitchers’ duel in the finale of ... Read More »

Yankees beat Buehrle, Blue Jays

(Friday, July 25) Final Score: New York 6, Toronto 4 Bronx, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Carlos Beltran and Ichiro Suzuki homered off Mark Buehrle, who must be wondering what gives against the New York Yankees. Ditto that for the Toronto Blue Jays in the Bronx. Beltran and Suzuki’s homers in the third inning gave the Yankees the lead for good in a ... Read More »

Yankees, Indians kick off series in Cleveland

(SportsNetwork.com) – The New York Yankees turn to rookie Shane Greene on Monday when they open a four-game series with the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field. New York originally had lefty Vidal Nuno slated to start the opener, but he was shipped to Arizona on Sunday for righty Brandon McCarthy. So, instead the team will recall Greene, who will be ... Read More »

Yanks survive Twins’ comeback bid

(Sunday, July 6) Final Score: New York 9, Minnesota 7 Minneapolis, MN (SportsNetwork.com) – Jacoby Ellsbury belted a three-run homer and finished with four RBI, as the New York Yankees survived after building a sizeable lead to beat the Minnesota Twins 9-7 at Target Field. The Yankees led 9-0 after the top of the fourth, but the Twins mounted a ... Read More »