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Voit does damage with two homers off Price

NEW YORK — This is a different Yankees team than the fatigued group that rolled their bags out of Fenway Park following a fourth straight loss in early August, as the Red Sox have learned through the first 18 innings of their visit. Moving closer to full strength with some fresh faces mixed in, these division rivals would almost certainly ...

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Andujar becomes 5th Yanks rookie with 25 homers

NEW YORK — The Red Sox arrived at Yankee Stadium on Wednesday in a position to clinch the American League East for the second straight day. The Yankees are doing their best to ensure their champagne waits at least one more, jumping out to an early lead behind a three-run second inning against David Price. <a class="article-item__gameday-link" href="…. MLB News ...

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Recovering from injury, Judge homers in BP

MINNEAPOLIS — If Aaron Judge‘s right wrist is bothering him, he sure didn’t show it on Monday. Judge participated in on-field batting practice for the first time since his July 26 injury, hitting five rounds in the cage. The Yankees slugger blasted several balls into the seats, including a deep drive that landed in the left-field home run porch, as ...

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Martinez after hitting 40 homers: 'Looking at statistics is like death'

J.D. Martinez is in the midst of a potential Triple Crown season, but the Boston Red Sox slugger isn’t paying attention to his stats. In fact, he’s superstitious about it. “I have an idea, because you guys tell me, or the guys bring it up to me, but I honestly like, I feel like looking up at the scoreboard and ...

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Trevor Story mashes three epic homers

DENVER — After Trevor Story hit the longest homer since MLB began tracking distance in 2015, crushing a 505-foot blast that landed on the left-field concourse in the fourth inning on Wednesday for his second in as many at-bats against the Giants, he added to his total, hitting his third homer of the game in the sixth inning — his fifth ...

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Monina homers in 6th straight game

TORONTO — Kendrys Morales might be swinging the hottest bat in all of baseball after he homered in a sixth consecutive game on Saturday afternoon. Morales moved into a tie with Jose Cruz Jr. for the longest streak in franchise history with a two-run homer in the fourth inning off Phillies right-hander Nick Pivetta. He also moved int… MLB News ...

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