Dallas Keuchel and the Houston Astros defied expectations all season long. Facing his biggest test yet, the bearded ace beat the odds and the Yankees once again.
Pitching on three days' rest for the first time in his career, Keuchel baffled the Yankees for six innings of three-hit ball, Colby Rasmus and Carlos Gomez homered, and the Astros blanked New York 3-0 Tuesday night in the American League
The pine tar glistened on Michael Pineda's neck, improving his grip and inviting trouble.
He got both.
The Yankees' right-hander spoke quietly after being ejected in the second inning of the Red Sox' 5-1 win over New York on Wednesday night...
Derek Jeter left Saturday's Game 1 of the ALCS in the top of the 12th inning after fracturing his left ankle while fielding a ground ball.
"His ankle fractured," manager Joe Girardi said after the game.
"It's a three month recovery," Girardi said...
Major League Baseball is a little over a month away from welcoming a brand new star from Japan. The 5 p.m. ET Wednesday deadline for Major League teams to submit their bids for Japanese star pitcher Yu Darvish has come and gone. Now, the waiting game begins to find out where Darvish will suit up in 2012.