New York Yankees
Derek Jeter got a surprise presidential farewell before playing his final game in Texas, when former President George W. Bush took part in a pregame ceremony.
Despite a big night by J.P. Arencibia that included a grand slam and a near comeback in the ninth inning, the Rangers lost to the Yankees by a score of 12-11 on Tuesday night.
It’s another unorthodox interview by Mac Engel, who interviews Yankees pitcher Brandon McCarthy about the major injuries he’s suffered over his career.
Before starting his final series against the Rangers on Monday, Jeter says those playoff games are what stand out for him against Texas.
Yu Darvish struck out eight batters in seven innings and J.P. Arencibia had a tiebreaking two-run single for the Rangers in a 4-2 victory over the Yankees on Monday night.
Major League Baseball says umpires made the correct call when they stopped a game between the Texas Rangers and New York Yankees because tarp trouble left the field too wet.
Texas fell to 3-17 in July and dropped 22 games under .500 for the first time since the final week of the 1988 season.
Brett Gardner hit a tiebreaking homer off Darvish, and the Yankees beat the Rangers 2-1 Wednesday night in a rain-shortened game stopped in the fifth inning under bizarre circumstances.
The Texas Rangers started a rusty rookie who hadn’t worked in three weeks. They ended the game with a guy on the mound who threw 99 pitches two days ago and then a bullpen Tuesday afternoon.
Trailing by one with none on and two outs in the sixth, Texas got run-scoring singles from Geovany Soto, Rougned Odor and Shin-Soo Choo to go ahead in only its third win in 17 July games.
With the captain of the Yankees set to retire after the current season, elite shortstop Derek Jeter knows that his 14th MLB All-Star Game appearance will be his last.
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