MLB: New York Yankees at Tampa Bay Rays

Recap: Yankees 3 Rays 6

One night after an unlikely source delivered perhaps the biggest Yankees hit of the season, New York came up short against the Rays in Tampa. There was some excitement when a two-base error brought the tying run to the plate in the ninth inning with two outs, but Brett Gardner flied out to left field […]

MLB: Oakland Athletics at New York Yankees

Recap: Yankees 5, Athletics 4

Top WPA Play: In the fourth inning, Evan Scribner took over for Athletics starter Scott Kazmir, who left with left triceps tightness. Teixeira greeted the new pitcher rudely by leading off the inning with a home run to tie the game (+.149 WPA). It was the first of two home runs Teixeira hit on the […]

MLB: Philadelphia Phillies at New York Yankees

Recap: Yankees 10 Phillies 2

The Yankees didn’t get off to such a great start Wednesday as before the contest with the Phillies even began the club was forced to place Brendan Ryan on the disabled list, leaving New York without a backup infielder as Stephen Drew was on the paternity list. The Yankees bench consisted solely of Garrett Jones […]