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NEW YORK (Reuters) - Melky Cabrera made a spectacular game-saving catch in the eighth inning to enable the New York Yankees to hold off the Boston Red Sox by a 2-1 margin at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The New York Yankees hammered Kansas City 15-4 on Saturday, a day after the lowly Royals had ended a 13-game losing streak at Yankee Stadium.
By Brad Dorfman CHICAGO (Reuters) - Oakland's Frank Thomas struck two home runs on his return to Chicago on Monday but still ended up on the losing side as the White Sox, his team for the previous 16 seasons, ran out 5-4 winners.
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By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Red Sox ended another Yankee curse on Tuesday, blowing away "Big Unit" Randy Johnson in a 14-3 win over their arch-rivals in the series opener.
By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Red Sox ended another Yankee curse when "Big Unit" Randy Johnson unraveled on the way to a 14-3 win for Boston in the opening game of the arch-rivals' series on Tuesday.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Joe Torre celebrated his 1,000th win as New York Yankees manager with an 8-5 victory over the Texas Rangers on Sunday.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Mike Maroth threw seven shutout innings and Chris Shelton belted his eighth home run of the season as the Detroit Tigers edged the Cleveland Indians 1-0 on Sunday.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Gary Sheffield, Jason Giambi and Johnny Damon homered and Randy Johnson tossed five solid innings to help the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 9-3 and complete a three-game series sweep on Thursday.
BOSTON (Reuters) - Powerful Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz, one of the team's most revered players, agreed on Monday to a four-year contract extension in a deal that local television said was worth $12 million a year.
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