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Chad Green’s emergence has been a key part of Yankees’ success

BALTIMORE — It is becoming perhaps the most intriguing question of this Yankee season: How exactly did Chad Green, something of a fringe prospect as a starting pitcher, turn into a strikeout monster as a reliever? Austin Romine, who caught him on Monday as Green blew away Orioles hitters for seven outs that changed the game in a 7-4 win, ...

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Yankees use homers to erase deficit in 7-4 win over Orioles

BALTIMORE — No Gary Sanchez. No sleep. No problem. The Bombers arrived in Baltimore at 3 a.m. on Monday morning before eventually finding out that Sanchez’s four-game suspension had been reduced to three and would begin immediately. Later in the afternoon, they came back from a three-run deficit to defeat the Orioles 7-4 on Labor Day at Camden Yards. Starlin ...

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Yankees need to watch out for scorching Orioles in wild card race

Three hours before first pitch in the Bronx on Sunday night, the Orioles were celebrating a 12-inning walk-off win in a game against the Blue Jays they had tied in the bottom of the ninth with a home run by Wellington Castillo. Yes, just in case you’re thinking only about trying to catch the Red Sox, it should be noted: ...

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Luis Severino outduels Chris Sale as Yankees beat Red Sox, 9-2

The Yankees will not face the Red Sox again during the regular season, but taking three of four games this weekend at least reopens the possibility of a late charge at the AL East title. The Bombers became the first team in 2017 to belt three home runs in one game against Boston ace Chris Sale, who was easily outdueled ...

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Luis Severino outduels Chris Sale as Yankees beat Red Sox, 9-2

The Yankees will not face the Red Sox again during the regular season, but taking three of four games this weekend at least reopens the possibility of a late charge at the AL East title. The Bombers became the first team in 2017 to belt three home runs in one game against Boston ace Chris Sale, who was easily outdueled ...

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Aaron Judge ends HR drought, Yankees place Aaron Hicks on DL

Aaron Judge hadn’t gone deep in 15 games, but the American League leader ended the longest power drought of his rookie season with a moonshot home run to account for the Yankees’ final two runs in Sunday’s 9-2 victory over Boston. “Good sign,” Joe Girardi said. “I told you I thought his at-bats have been better. It’s kind of hard ...

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Knicks rookie PG Frank Ntilikina attends Yankees vs. Red Sox game

Knicks first-round pick Frank Ntilikina stood in front of the home dugout in a Yankees jersey and cap during batting practice before Sunday’s game against the Red Sox. The 19-year-old French point guard said he’d never been to a major-league baseball game before, but he met and posed for pictures with Joe Girardi, Aaron Judge and others behind the batting ...

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Chase Headley, who struggled early, now a vital bat for Yankees

Earlier this season, most Yankees fans wanted Chase Headley out of the lineup and off the ballclub. And given that he posted a .446 OPS in May and was struggling in the field at third, who could blame them? But the Bombers stuck with Headley, and he’s become an extremely valuable hitter since the All-Star break — someone whom Joe ...

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Holliday’s 3-run homer powers Yankees past Red Sox 5-1

Now this is the kind of offense performance the Yankees were looking for over the Holliday weekend. Matt Holliday, in his first game since coming off the disabled list, belted a three-run homer in the sixth inning that propelled the Yankees to a 5-1 victory over the Red Sox on Saturday at The Stadium. It was the 37-year-old DH’s first ...

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Yankees’ Aaron Hicks suffers oblique injury, undergoes MRI

Aaron Hicks underwent an MRI after being replaced defensively to start the seventh inning due to tightness in his left oblique. Hicks suffered the injury while making a catch in center field off Hanley Ramirez’s lined shot to end the sixth. Jacoby Ellsbury came in to replace him in the Yankees’ 5-1 victory over the Red Sox on Saturday at ...

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