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Home runs by Alex Rodriguez and Mark Teixeira Sunday carried the New York Yankees to a 2-1 win over Detroit and their first sweep of the Tigers in four years. Joba Chamberlain (5-2) picked up the win, allowing a run and three hits with eight strikeouts in 6 2/3 innings. The contest, which completed
Alex Rodriguez put New York in front with a two-run, sixth-inning homer Wednesday and the Yankees went on to down Seattle 4-2. New York won its seventh straight game. Andy Pettitte (8-3) allowed two runs on six hits over seven innings to get the win. He walked only one and struck out five.
Melky Cabrera drove in three runs and Alex Rodriguez hit a two-run homer in the New York Yankees' 8-5 win over the Seattle Mariners Tuesday. Cabrera doubled home the go-ahead run in a three-run eighth inning off Sean Wood (2-1) and the Yankees went on to win their sixth consecutive game. Brian Bruney (3-0) picked up the win by pitching the eighth in relief of Joba Chamberlain, who gave up three runs on nine hits in 5 1/3 innings.
Alex Rodriguez was 5-for-5 with four RBI Monday, powering the New York Yankees to an 11-1 win that ended Texas's eight-game home winning streak. Phil Hughes (3-2) allowed only three hits while striking out six and walking just one in eight scoreless innings. Rodriguez, who had two doubles, also scored twice for New York, which had a season-high 19 hits.
Mark Teixiera and Alex Rodriguez hit back-to-back homers in a six-run first inning Monday and the N.Y. Yankees held on for a 7-6 win over Minnesota. Teixiera added another homer later in the game and totaled four RBI, as the Yankees swept an extended series for the first time since 2006.
New York Mets first baseman Carlos Delgado will have athroscopic surgery Tuesday on his right hip to remove a bone spur and repair a torn labrum. New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez was sidelined two months for a similar operation.
Alex Rodriguez hit a three-run homer on the first pitch he has seen this season Friday, sending the New York Yankees to a 4-0 victory over Baltimore. Rodriguez missed New York's first 28 games following hip surgery.
A lawyer for Alex Rodriguez declined comment on a report that MLB officials are questioning statements the New York Yankees slugger made to investigators. Citing people within baseball who were briefed on the situation, The New York Times reported Saturday that Major League Baseball is investigating the accuracy of statements Rodriguez gave regarding his use of performance-enhancing substances, and are trying to determine whether he used such substances more than he has conceded, the sources...
Alex Rodriguez, the New York Yankees third baseman and highest-paid player in baseball, may have used steroids after moving to New York, a new book says.
The New York Yankees say injured third baseman Alex Rodriguez is expected to begin his baseball conditioning procedures Monday. He is scheduled to report to the Yankees' minor league complex in Tampa, Fla.
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