Latest Alex Rodriguez Stories

2005-08-07 19:47:12

TORONTO (Reuters) - Alex Rodriguez homered and scored twice as the New York Yankees eased past the Toronto Blue Jays 6-2 in American League action at the Rogers Center on Sunday. Rodriguez finished with three hits and Jason Giambi chipped in with a pair of RBIs as the Yankees won for third time in four games. Al Leiter (2-3) scattered four hit over 5 2/3 shutout innings to earn the win, striking out two and walking four. Mariano Rivera came on in the ninth, throwing one pitch to record...

2005-07-16 18:22:04

By Daisuke Wakabayashi BOSTON (Reuters) - Alex Rodriguez homered, scored twice and drove in two runs to inspire the New York Yankees to a 7-4 win over the Boston Red Sox in the American League on Saturday. The victory pulled New York within a game and half of the East Division-leading Red Sox. Nine-times All-Star Rodriguez opened the scoring with a two-run homer in the third inning, handing New York a lead it would never relinquish. "I just saw a good pitch and hit it," he told...

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