Despite big heat, small flaws doom Glasnow vs. Dodgers

The big man in Tampa Bay's rotation has struggled with the little things, and the Los Angeles Dodgers have pounced on seemingly every mistake Tyler Glasnow has made. Glasnow allowed ...

Dodgers' Jansen has heater back after early fall struggles

Up 2-1 in the World Series, the Los Angeles Dodgers have math on their side against the Tampa Bay Rays. Here’s one number, courtesy of closer Kenley Jansen, that could mean as much a...

Randy and the Rays finally a group effort in World Series

Randy Arozarena was a one-man show getting the Tampa Bay Rays to the World Series. Big swings, bat flips, bustin' moves — he did it all — and his fast hands and fanciful feet didn't need much help cap...

Bullpen saved: Dodgers keep Jansen and Co. fresh for Game 2

Winning Game 1 was a sweet way to start the World Series for the Los Angeles Dodgers. The cherry on top: all the big arms left on ice. Kenley Jansen, Blake Treinen ...

Inside the stable: A primer on the Rays' fearsome bullpen

The Tampa Bay Rays have crossed the desert on some no-name horses. Advancing from the AL playoffs in San Diego to the World Series in Arlington, Texas, manager Kevin Cash leaned hard...

Lowe homers, Rays inch past deGrom, Mets 2-1 despite 16 Ks

NEW YORK (AP) — Nate Lowe homered and scored both runs against NL Cy Young Award contender Jacob deGrom, and the Tampa Bay Rays overcame 16 strikeouts to move closer to an AL East title by beating the...

Higashioka hits 3 of Yanks' 7 HRs in 13-2 romp vs Blue Jays

NEW YORK (AP) — Kyle Higashioka hit a career-high three home runs, DJ LeMahieu connected twice and the resurgent New York Yankees hit a season-best seven homers in another Bronx air show, thumping the...

Bronx shops, bars plead with Yankees for aid amid COVID

NEW YORK (AP) — The manager stands behind the counter at Ballpark Sports Shop on River Avenue, pinstriped jerseys fully stocked on the racks around him. The inventory is worth hundreds of thousands of...

Cole throws 2-hitter, Yankees beat O's 6-0 in DH opener

NEW YORK (AP) — Gerrit Cole pitched a seven-inning two-hitter, DJ LeMahieu led off the first inning with the first of three Yankees homers and New York beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-0 Friday in a doubl...

Yanks hoping Judge, Stanton may return next weekend

NEW YORK (AP) — Ailing sluggers Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton might be back in the New York Yankees' lineup as soon as next weekend. Manager Aaron Boone said Friday that both pla...

Segura bails out Phils' bullpen with HR in 10th to beat Mets

NEW YORK (AP) — Jean Segura hit a two-run homer in the 10th inning and drove in a career-best five runs, bailing out the Philadelphia Phillies' abominable bullpen to salvage a 9-8 win Monday over the ...

DeGrom shines vs Phils' Nola, Mets get 17 hits in 14-1 romp

NEW YORK (AP) — Jacob deGrom struck out 12 over seven innings, Aaron Nola was let down by lackluster defense and the New York Mets poured it on with a season-best 17 hits in a 14-1 victory over the Ph...

Lugo lifts Mets over Phillies; Harper erupts after ejection

NEW YORK (AP) — Seth Lugo got the Mets' rotation its first win in more than three weeks, Phillies star Bryce Harper screamed in an umpire's face after being ejected for arguing over a foul ball, and N...

Glasnow overpowers Yanks as Rays go to 7-1 vs NY this season

NEW YORK (AP) — Tyler Glasnow flummoxed the Yankees for six innings, Ji-Man Choi and Kevin Kiermaier homered off Gerrit Cole, and the Tampa Bay Rays extended their mastery of New York with a 5-3 victo...

Mets' Smith hits go-ahead HR in 1st game since tearful plea

NEW YORK (AP) — Dominic Smith hit the go-ahead home run in his first game since tearfully pleading for help combating racial inequality, Pete Alonso also connected and the New York Mets beat the cross...