• Tanaka rebounds, but A’s rally against Yanks bullpen, 4-1

    NEW YORK (AP) — Masahiro Tanaka handed the ball to Yankees manager Joe Girardi as fans gave a big ovation, and the usually undemonstrative pitcher tipped his cap three times: once while walking off the mound, again when crossing the foul line and a third time to his teammates as he entered New York’s dugout.

  • Ellsbury hurt crashing into wall; Yanks beat Royals 3-0

    NEW YORK (AP) — Luis Severino opened with a 97 mph fastball on the low, inside corner of the plate, and Alcides Escobar drove it deep to center field.

  • Duffy beats Yanks for 2nd time in week as Royals win 6-2

    NEW YORK (AP) — Danny Duffy noticed a flaw in his delivery a few weeks ago: His front hip was opening too soon and he was yanking pitches.