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Early offense sends Rangers past Mets

(Saturday, July 5) Final Score: Texas 5, New York 3 Flushing, NY ( – Robinson Chirinos hit a three-run home run and the Texas Rangers grabbed a 5-3 win over the New York Mets in the second of a three-game set. Adrian Beltre hit a solo home run and Alex Rios went 3-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored ... Read More »

Twins walk off against Yankees in 11

(Saturday, July 5) Final Score: Minnesota 2, New York 1 Minneapolis, MN ( – Josh Willingham came home with the winning run on an 11th-inning throwing error by Francisco Cervelli, giving the Minnesota Twins a 2-1 decision over the New York Yankees at Target Field. Willingham scored both Minnesota runs on the afternoon, previously belting a solo homer off New York ... Read More »

Rangers hope to end road woes in NY

( – The Texas Rangers try to avoid their 10th straight road loss on Saturday when they continue a three-game interleague set with the New York Mets at Citi Field. Texas fell for the sixth straight time overall on Friday, as Travis d’Arnaud’s two-run double in the bottom of the eighth carrie the Mets to a 6-5 win. Lucas Duda ... Read More »

Yanks target third straight win against Twins

( – With a chance to earn their first series win since mid- June, the New York Yankees will take on the Minnesota Twins in the third test of a four-game set at Target Field on Saturday. The Yankees rolled out to a 6-1 lead over the Twins on Friday, but nearly let it disappear, before surviving with a 6-5 ... Read More »

Mets grind out win over Rangers despite Niese exit

(Friday, July 4) Final Score: New York 6, Texas 5 Flushing, NY ( – Travis d’Arnaud’s two-run double in the bottom of the eighth was the difference, as the Mets took down Texas, 6-5, in the marathon opener of a three-game interleague series. Lucas Duda hit a two-run homer, while Eric Campbell went 3-for-3 with an RBI and run scored for ... Read More »

Yankees hold on to beat Twins

(Friday, July 4) Final Score: New York 6. Minnesota 5 Minneapolis, MN ( –  Brian Roberts had four extra-base hits, including three doubles, and knocked in a run, as the New York Yankees edged the Minnesota Twins, 6-5, at Target Field. Francisco Cervelli finished 3-for-4 and Jacoby Ellsbury provided a two-run single for New York, which has won the first ... Read More »

Yanks aim to continue Minnesota mastery

( – The New York Yankees can always count on putting a slump to rest when they visit the Minnesota Twins. The Yankees will try to continue their success in the Twins’ home ballpark on Friday afternoon in the second contest of a four-game series at Target Field. New York came to town riding a five-game losing streak, but broke ... Read More »

Tanaka and Yanks snap skid in win over Twins

(Thursday, July 3) Final Score: New York 7, Minnesota 4 Minneapolis, MN ( – Masahiro Tanaka wasn’t his sharpest, but he did enough to snap his brief two-game skid and the New York Yankees’ five- game slide. Tanaka gave up more than three earned runs for the first time in his career, allowing four over seven innings in the Yankees’ ... Read More »

New York Yankees Notes: Sabathia gets MRI, Solarte optioned, Wheeler Added and more

Yankees demote struggling Solarte; add IF Wheeler Minneapolis, MN ( – The New York Yankees have optioned infielder Yangervis Solarte to Triple-A Scranton-Wilkes Barre and selected the contract of infielder Zelous Wheeler from the minor league team. Solarte won a job with the Yankees during spring training and had a hot start to the season that made him the everyday ... Read More »