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You could piece together a pretty good pitching staff with just the players who have had significant elbow problems this year.
Carlos Beltran made his career debut at first base Sunday night and recorded three hits, including a two-run home run, to help the Yankees to a 3-2 win.
Carlos Beltran hit a two-run homer, Ivan Nova rebounded from a rough outing and the New York Yankees beat Boston 3-2 Sunday night with the aid of another disputed replay ruling that led to the ejection of Red Sox manager John Farrel...
Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell was ejected Sunday night after arguing a call that was overturned on replay in favor of the New York Yankees.
The Boston Red Sox’ pursuit of a late-inning reliever, identified by General Manager Ben Cherington as an area of need, began and ended with one name: Edward Mujica.
The Brewers (10-2) are off to their best start since going 13-0 to start the 1987 season. It is Milwaukee’s longest winning streak since a nine-game string last April.
Yankees Manager Joe Girardi said Derek Jeter experienced tightness in his right quadriceps against Boston on Friday, so he was giving Jeter three days off as a precaution.
Alexei Ramirez hit a two-run homer off John Axford in the ninth inning, rallying the Chicago White Sox over the Cleveland Indians 4-3 on a rainy Sunday.
In a stretch of seven pitches, Bartolo Colon allowed home runs to Mike Trout, Albert Pujols and Raul Ibanez, as the Angels collected eight extra-base hits in five innings off the Mets starter.
Brandon Crawford led off the 10th inning with a splash homer to give the San Francisco Giants a 5-4 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Sunday.
Matt Carpenter drove in three runs, leading Michael Wacha and the St. Louis Cardinals over the Chicago Cubs 6-4 Sunday.
Derek Jeter is out of the New York Yankees' lineup for the second consecutive day after feeling tightness in his right quadriceps.
Pitcher Wade Davis made a wild flip home on a comebacker in the eighth inning and the Minnesota Twins rallied past the Kansas City Royals 4-3 Sunday for a three-game sweep.
Martin Perez threw eight scoreless innings, Donnie Murphy had a sacrifice fly and the Texas Rangers got a series-clinching 1-0 victory over the Houston Astros on Sunday.
Chase Utley extended his hot start with the tiebreaking homer among three hits, sparking the Philadelphia Phillies to a 4-3 victory over the Miami Marlins on Sunday for a three-game sweep.
Chris Heisey hit his first grand slam and Devin Mesoraco homered and drove in career high-tying four runs as the Cincinnati Reds took advantage of Tampa Bay's depleted pitching staff for a 12-4 victory on Sunday.
The Milwaukee Brewers won their ninth in a row, with Kyle Lohse coming within one out of a complete game Sunday in a 4-1 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Justin Upton and Freddie Freeman each hit a two-run homer off Gio Gonzalez and the Atlanta Braves completed a three-game sweep of the Washington Nationals with a 10-2 victory on Sunday.
Mark Buehrle allowed one run over seven innings to win his third straight start, and the Toronto Blue Jays hit three home runs and had a season-high 17 hits in an 11-3 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Sunday.
Jacoby Ellsbury has done well when third in the order — the spot of Ruth, Mantle, Mattingly and O’Neill — but he is known more for scoring runs than for driving them in.