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Mariano Rivera Foundation and Yamaha Team Up to Replace Dilapidated Instruments and Enhance Music Education Program at Sierra High School TOLLHOUSE, Calif.
Rivera to Make Appearance and Sign Autographs at North Bergen Store Grand Opening NORTH BERGEN, N.J., Oct.
Solid pitching by Andy Pettitte Sunday led the New York Yankees to a 4-2 win over Boston and their first American League East title since 2006. The win also finished a three-game sweep. Pettitte (14-7) gave up two runs and seven hits in six innings. Closer Mariano Rivera earned his 44th save with a scoreless ninth. Hideki Matsui's two-run single snapped a 2-2 tie with two outs in the bottom of the sixth. Melky Cabrera and Mark Teixeira hit solo homers, with both players getting two hits along...
CC Sabathia and two relievers combined on a two-hit shutout Saturday, leading the New York Yankees to a 3-0 win over Boston. Sabathia (19-7) gave up only Mike Lowell's lead-off single in the top of the fifth and finished with two walks and eight strikeouts in 96 pitches. With his ninth straight victory,
Ichiro Suzuki hit a two-run homer with two outs in the ninth inning Friday, giving Seattle a 3-2 victory over the New York Yankees. New York took a 2-1 lead into the ninth inning and Mariano Rivera came on in a bid to pick up his 41st save. Rivera (3-3) seemed to have the game wrapped up when he struck out Jack Hannahan and Mike Carp to open the ninth. In the span of just two pitches, however, Seattle came from behind.
Nick Swisher hit two home runs, the second in the ninth inning, Tuesday to give the New York Yankees a 3-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays. Swisher connected with a Dan Wheeler (4-4) fastball with one out in the ninth to give New York its fourth win in five games. The homer made a winner of Mariano
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