Posts Tagged New York City

Big days for deGrom, Duda lead Mets over Cardinals 5-0

New York Mets starting pitcher Jacob deGrom (48) delivers in the first inning of a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals in New York, Thursday, May 21, 2015. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — Jacob deGrom was simply overpowering. Almost perfect, too.

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Rangers’ Rodriguez keeps Red Sox bats quiet in 3-1 win

Texas Rangers' Mitch Moreland follows through on a single during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park in Boston, Thursday, May 21, 2015. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

BOSTON (AP) — Wandy Rodriguez’s plan worked very well. He simply kept Boston’s struggling hitters confused.

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Ex-Rangers manager Washington to re-join Athletics

In this Sept. 3, 2014, file photo, then-Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington hits during fielding drills before the Rangers' baseball game against the Kansas City Royals in Kansas City, Mo. Washington is getting back into the big leagues, re-joining the Oakland Athletics as an instructor after nearly eight years as Rangers manager. Washington, who was a coach with the A's for 11 years before joining the Rangers, told The Associated Press in a text message Wednesday night, May 20, 2015, that he heard from general manager Billy Beane earlier in the day and would meet the A's in Tampa, Fla., on Friday. The 63-year-old Washington has been working with youth and college players in his native New Orleans. He led the Rangers to AL pennants in 2010 and '11. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Former Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington has been hired as a major league coach for the Oakland Athletics, returning to the club where he was a coach for 11 years.

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Cardinals send Tuivailala to minors, opening spot for Garcia

NEW YORK (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals have optioned rookie reliever Sam Tuivailala to Triple-A Memphis, opening a roster spot for left-hander Jaime Garcia.

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Arkansas athletic director picks up national honor

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — A sports publication has named University of Arkansas’ Jeff Long the athletic director of the year.

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