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NY Yankees Notes: Acquire Huff; Activate Kelley

Yankees acquire P Huff from Giants Seattle, WA ( – The New York Yankees acquired pitcher David Huff from the San Francisco Giants in exchange for cash considerations on Wednesday. Huff finished the 2013 season with the Yankees after being claimed off waivers by the club from the Cleveland Indians on May 25. The 29-year-old left-hander went 3-1 with a ... Read More »

Brewers hope to draw even in series with Mets

( – The National League Central-leading Milwaukee Brewers try to even their three-game series with the New York Mets when the two clubs resume action Wednesday from Citi Field. The Brewers dropped Tuesday’s series opener, 6-2, and starting pitcher Marco Estrada was hammered for all six runs and four hits, including two homers, in six innings of work. He struck ... Read More »

Tanaka goes after 10th win in Seattle

( – Masahiro Tanaka will try to grab a share of the American League lead in victories on Wednesday night when the phenom takes the mound for the second contest of a three-game series with the Seattle Mariners. Tanaka has won three straight starts, improving to 9-1 on the year with a 2-1 victory over Oakland on Thursday. The righty ... Read More »

Belmont Stakes runner-up to have ankle surgery

Lexington, KY ( – Commissioner, the runner-up at last week’s Belmont Stakes, will undergo a procedure to remove a small chip in his front left ankle. The chip was discovered on Monday. “Commissioner was sent back to WinStar Farm on Sunday for a brief freshening before targeting the major late-summer 3-year-old races. The first day back he looked good, but ... Read More »

Kings aim to sweep Rangers for 2nd Cup in three years

( – The Los Angeles Kings hope to lock up their second Stanley Cup title in three seasons Wednesday, when they try to complete a sweep of the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden. The Kings own a 3-0 lead heading into Game 4 of the best-of-seven Stanley Cup Finals. Los Angeles won the first two tilts of this ... Read More »

Ellsbury’s 8th-inning single helps Yankees edge Mariners

(Tuesday, June 11) Final Score: New York 3, Seattle 2 Seattle, WA ( – Jacoby Ellsbury’s RBI single in the eighth helped the New York Yankees snap a three-game losing streak to the Seattle Mariners with a 3-2 victory on Tuesday. Derek Jeter’s ground-rule double chased Seattle starter Hisashi Iwakuma (4-3) with one away in the frame, and Ellsbury served ... Read More »

Knicks introduce Fisher as head coach

Greenburgh, NY ( – Derek Fisher was introduced as the new head coach of the New York Knicks on Tuesday. Fisher, who just completed his 18th NBA season as a player, replaces Mike Woodson, who was fired shortly after the conclusion of the 2013-14 regular season. The 39-year-old Fisher played 10 seasons under Knicks president Phil Jackson when the latter ... Read More »

Teagarden’s slam lifts Mets past Brewers

(Tuesday, June 10) Final Score: New York 6, Milwaukee 2 Flushing, NY ( – Taylor Teagarden smacked a grand slam to break the game open in the sixth inning and the New York Mets defeated the Milwaukee Brewers, 6-2, in the opener of a three-game set. Daisuke Matsuzaka (3-0) surrendered a run on three hits and three walks while striking ... Read More »

Struggling Mets return home to tangle with Brewers

( – The New York Mets hope a return home will cure their recent woes, as they begin a three-game series with the Milwaukee Brewers Tuesday at Citi Field. The Mets have lost six in a row after back-to-back sweeps at the hands of the Chicago Cubs and San Francisco Giants, and they went 4-7 on the lengthy road trip, ... Read More »

Mariners go after fourth straight win in opener vs. Yanks

( – The Seattle Mariners take aim at a fourth straight victory on Tuesday night when they begin a three-game series with the New York Yankees. The Mariners took the final three contests of a four-game set with the Tampa Bay Rays, hurling combined shutouts in the last two wins. Erasmo Ramirez worked the first 4 2/3 frames of Monday’s ... Read More »