Sports Verdict: Most Impressive Start To The Season? Mariano Rivera Vs. Miguel Cabrera

Two of the elite talents in the American League, Miguel Cabrera and Mariano Rivera, have begun this year no differently than any other they have played.


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Teixeira’s 2 HRs, 5 RBIs Lead Yankees Over Angels

Mark Teixeira homered twice and drove in five runs, Russell Martin hit a go-ahead single and the New York Yankees overcame yet another homer by Mark Trumbo to rally past the Los Angeles Angels 6-5 Friday night.


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Trumbo’s HR Ends Angels’ Wild 9-8 Win Over Yankees

Mark Trumbo hit a game-ending homer to left, and the Los Angeles Angels overcame Jered Weaver’s first-inning injury exit for their seventh consecutive victory, a wild 9-8 win over the New York Yankees on Monday night.


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Babe Ruth Jersey Among Sports Items To Hit Auction Block

The earliest known jersey worn by Babe Ruth, his 1930s Yankees cap owned by former major league pitcher David Wells, and former All-Star Dmitri Young’s baseball card collection are among the items hitting the auction block starting Monday.


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Jeter, Nova Lead Yankees Over Angels 11-5

Derek Jeter hit a three-run homer to extend his fast start and Ivan Nova won his 14th straight decision, leading the New York Yankees to an 11-5 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday night.


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Yankee Fans Boo Tim Tebow

Tim Tebow has work to do if he’s going to win over New York sports fans.


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Dodgers Ranked 2nd, Behind Yankees, On Forbes’ MLB Franchise Values

Forbes’ annual report finds the average value of Major League Baseball teams has increased 16 percent from last year to an all-time high of $605 million.


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Report: Kuroda Signs With Yankees

Former Dodgers pitcher Hiroki Kuroda will be signing with the New York Yankees, according to Jack Curry of the Yes Network and Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com.


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Yankees Season Ends As Tigers Advance To ALCS

Don Kelly and Delmon Young hit first-inning home runs, Doug Fister and the Detroit bullpen held on and the Tigers edged the New York Yankees 3-2 Thursday night to win the deciding Game 5 of the AL playoff series.


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Valverde, Tigers Stop Yanks In 9th, Tie Series

Detroit closer Jose Valverde held off a furious New York ninth-inning rally and the Tigers avoided a major slip-up, beating the Yankees 5-3 on a rainy Sunday and evening their best-of-five AL playoff series at one game apiece.


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Tigers-Yankees Game 1 Postponed Until Saturday

The playoff opener between the Detroit Tigersand New York Yankees has been suspended because of rain in the second inning, perhaps wiping out the ace of each pitching staff for a few days.


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Angels Drop Ball, Lose To Yankees

Peter Bourjos is generally considered the Los Angeles Angels’ best fielder, and he only lost the fly ball in the sun for a moment.


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Dodgers, MLB Enjoy Boost In Attendance Over The Weekend

Major League Baseball has drawn its biggest weekend crowds in three years, boosted by sellouts at Wrigley Field, Fenway Park and the Coliseum.


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Torre Visits New Yankee Stadium For 1st Time

Joe Torre walked into new Yankee Stadium for the first time, signed the clubhouse wall alongside other pinstriped greats and ended his estrangement from Brian Cashman with an embrace. In death, George Steinbrenner had brought them back together.