Tagged: ‘Houston Astros’

Yankeemetrics: Bronx Bummer (May 11-14)
May 15th, 2017 at 12:05 PM
***PHOTO1*** Fan Confidence Poll: May 15th, 2017 (AP) Game of InchesEntering Thursday the Astros and Yankees were baseball's two best teams, separated by just .001 in the win percentage column, so it was fitting that the first game of the series was decided on the final play, by mere...

Alex Bregman tried to change jersey number for a night in honor of Derek Jeter
May 15th, 2017 at 10:20 AM
***PHOTO1*** Astros third baseman Alex Bregman wanted to change his jersey number for one game to pay tribute to Derek Jeter. Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports Houston Astros third baseman Alex Bregman grew up idolizing Derek Jeter, which is why the 23-year-old was thrilled his team was the visitor on Sunday...

Tanaka Shelled As Yankees Split Sunday Doubleheader With Houston
May 15th, 2017 at 12:28 AM
***PHOTO1*** NEW YORK (AP) â?? George Springer and Alex Bregman paid tribute to Derek Jeter in their own way â?? with memorable first-inning home runs off Masahiro Tanaka. Springer led off with a drive run into Monument Park just after Jeter's No. 2 was retired there in a pregame ceremony, and...

Getaway Day: Time to sound the alarm in Wrigleyville?
May 14th, 2017 at 10:34 PM
***PHOTO1***We are already halfway through month two of the MLB campaign as a new week dawns on us, and this year on the diamond has continued to see some notable trends remain intact. The AL Central is toss up, the Yankees and Orioles continue to play their game of cat-and-mouse,...

Game One Of Doubleheader In The Books As Yankees Rally To Beat Houston
May 14th, 2017 at 6:34 PM
***PHOTO1*** NEW YORK (AP) â?? Chase Headley stopped a 1-for-24 slide with a tiebreaking, bases-loaded triple off Chris Devenski in a six-run seventh inning, and the New York Yankees rallied to beat the Houston Astros 11-6 Sunday in a doubleheader opener before ceremonies to retire Derek Jeter's No. 2. New York...