Charleston RiverDogs shut down Augusta GreenJackets to earn series split

...innings, allowing one run on eight hits. He walked one and struck out five.Lail, an 18th-round draft pick by the New York Yankees in 2012 out of a Utah high school, threw in the low-90s and reached 94 mph. He combined it with a tough curveball...

Baseball fans get thrills after months of chills

...Seattle at the Los Angeles Angels in Robinson Cano's Mariners' debut. The final opener is Tuesday, when the New York Yankees start captain Derek Jeter's last season at Houston.

Injury-plagued Atlanta Braves ready to leave Florida and spring training

...it."The Braves will have a different look behind the plate after longtime catcher Brian McCann signed with the New York Yankees. But another title in a lackluster division is certainly a possibility, especially if second baseman Dan Uggla and...

Augusta GreenJackets win bullpen battle to beat Charleston RiverDogs

...night in his season debut, allowing three runs on two hits in two innings.The right-hander, ranked ninth in the New York Yankees system by Baseball America, matched Ysla by touching 95 mph. He paired it with an equally effective slider that...

Athletics pitcher Jarrod Parker to miss season with elbow injury

...3.71 ERA last season and made the AL All-Star team for the first time. He had a 16-18 lifetime record before his breakthrough 2013 season. ASTROS: Scott Feldman will start the opener April 1 at home against the New York Yankees.

Yankees' Tanaka allows one run against Braves

TAMPA, Fla. - Masahiro Tanaka gave up one run and three hits over 4? innings Sunday in the New York Yankees' 7-4 win over the Atlanta Braves.Tanaka, who signed a $155 million, seven-year contract in January, struck out six...

Mets pitching coach apologizes for remark

...whether Warthen would face punishment. PHILLIES: shortstop Jimmy Rollins was out of the starting lineup against the New York Yankees on Thursday, benched for a third consecutive game.Rollins said he's healthy and unsure why manager Ryne Sandberg...

Baseball clubhouses see changes in camaraderie

...after games, they're out quick," said Los Angeles Dodgers manager Don Mattingly, who spent 13 years with the New York Yankees. "Now guys are at the ballpark by 1 o'clock ? there's a bunch of guys there already."That's generally...

MLS hopes to build on excitement surrounding World Cup

...Tampa Bay Mutiny folded following the 2001 season. New York City FC already hired Kreis as its head coach - sending him to Europe to familiarize himself with Manchester City, the expansion team's owners along with the New York Yankees.

Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw sideline because of back issue

...technicians will make the decisions that could decide games and championships. YANKS TOP LIST: Forbes ranks the New York Yankees as baseball's most valuable team for the 17th consecutive year and lists the Tampa Bay Rays with the lowest valuation...