The Times of Trenton
Trenton Thunder drop series finale to Bowie, but former players making their mark in Bronx
The closest thing the Thunder have to a major league ready player had the day off for Sunday's 3-2 loss to Bowie in front of an announced crowd of 4,553 at Arm & Hammer Park.
Mon May 13, 2013
Admit it, Red Sox fans, it's hard not to like these Yankees
Admit it, Red Sox fans. You don't really hate the Yankees at the moment. You can't. They are in first place, three or four spots higher than the so-called experts had predicted.
Vote: Battle of the (MLB) Uniforms
Jerry Seinfeld famously said that because of the way players constantly change teams and teams occasionally change cities, sports fans are actually rooting for clothes.
Sun May 12, 2013
Ryan Lavarnway: Future Boston Red Sox Catcher Needs To Start Now
If you've never heard of Lavarnway, it's understandable. The Pawtucket Red Sox catcher is wicked smart; he graduated from Yale in 2008.
Fri May 10, 2013
Lyle Overbay Powers New York Yankees to Win
Just as the 2103 season was about to start Lyle Overbay found himself to be a man without a team, for a few hours at least.
What's wrong with Will Middlebrooks?
One year ago this month, a 23-year-old Will Middlebrooks got the call to the major leagues when incumbent Red Sox first baseman Kevin Youkilis landed on the disabled list.
Thu May 09, 2013
Webster Down, De La Torre Up
After an abysmal start against the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday night, Allen Webster has been optioned back to AAA Pawtucket.
Mon May 06, 2013
Rodriguez resumes on-field work; first since hip surgery
Alex Rodriguez is back on the field for the first time since surgery on his left hip almost four months ago.
Thu May 02, 2013
10 Early Trends That Won't Continue in the AL East
Vernon Wells connects on a pitch against his former team, the Toronto Blue Jays, during an April 27 contest.
Free Agency Stock Watch for MLB's Top 25 Available Players Next Winter
Before you know it, champagne will be spraying, a new World Series champion will be crowned and the 2013 free agency period will be underway.
Do walks without power translate to the majors?
Outfielder Robbie Grossman and shortstop Nolan Fontana have intriguing minor league statistics which bring to mind the "Greek God of Walks" made famous by "Moneyball." Coming up through the minors, Youkilis was described as "Barry Bonds without the superhuman power" and "an on-base machine" who lacks "overwhelming power." The Astros recently called ... (more)
The Providence Journal
Middlebrooks recalls big-league debut one year ago today
Middlebrooks had hit nine home runs in his first 24 games for Triple-A Pawtucket in April.
Wed May 01, 2013
The Washington Post
Yankees INF Kevin Youkilis happy with back prognosis, hopes to return after 15 days on DL
Kevin Youkilis is happy his back injury doesn't appear serious and thinks he could return to the Yankees' lineup as soon as his stint on the 15-day disabled list is up.
Palladino: Start To Mariano Rivera's Final Chapter A Perfect 10
Mariano Rivera celebrates his 10th save in April with teammate Mark Teixeira on April 30, 2013 at Yankee Stadium.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
St. Petersburg Times
Fatigue lingers after marathon
Moss hit his second homer of the night with two outs in the 19th inning to give Oakland a 10-8 victory over the Angels early Tuesday in the longest big-league game of the season.
MLB notes: Marlins put Stanton on DL, could be out month
Giancarlo Stanton of the Miami Marlins connects for a single in the third inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park on April 21, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Fantasy baseball injury report: Updates on Tulowitzki, more
Fewer things are worse for a fantasy owner than hearing a starter is experiencing any sort of pain, and this week, several guys have reported "pain." It's a maddeningly vague diagnosis, which is tough for fantasy owners, because all we want to know is if a player will start.
New York Yankees
Kuroda out to start new win streak vs. Astros
The Astros roughed up Andy Pettitte for seven runs in Monday's series-opening 9-1 win at Yankee Stadium, snapping New York's four-game winning streak.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Kevin Youkilis' MRI comes back negative
Kevin Youkilis looks on after grounding out in the sixth inning of a game against the Boston Red Sox at Yankee Stadium.
New York Yankees routed by Houston Astros; Kevin Youkilis could head to disabled list
Carlos Corporan homered among his four hits and drove in four runs, Brandon Barnes three hits and three RBIs, and the Houston Astros fit comfortably into the role of a slugging American League squad Monday night in a 9-1 romp over the New York Yankees.