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  • LEADING OFF: Tanaka rejoins Yanks, Giants off to White House

    A look at what’s happening all around the major leagues today: ___ TANAKA RETURNS Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka starts at Seattle in his first outing since April 23. He’s been out because of tendinitis in…

  • Mariners give up tying run in 9th, lose to Yankees in 11

    SEATTLE (AP) — Since Mariners catcher Mike Zunino and manger Lloyd McClendon were ejected in the third inning, both were long gone by the time the game got to the late innings. Perhaps it was…

  • Jones hits 3-run homer in 11th, lifts Yankees over Mariners

    SEATTLE (AP) — Garrett Jones hasn’t played all that much this season, but made sure to take advantage of his latest chance to help the Yankees get a win. Jones hit a go-ahead three-run home…

  • American League

    East Division W L Pct GB New York 28 25 .528 — Tampa Bay 27 26 .509 1 Baltimore 23 28 .451 4 Toronto 24 30 .444 4½ Boston 23 29 .442 4½ Central Division…

  • National League

    East Division W L Pct GB Washington 29 23 .558 — New York 29 24 .547 ½ Atlanta 26 26 .500 3 Miami 21 32 .396 8½ Philadelphia 20 33 .377 9½ Central Division W…

  • Kennedy outduels Syndergaard in Padres’ 7-2 win over Mets

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — Although Noah Syndergaard showed flashes of his considerable talent, the New York Mets’ highly touted rookie didn’t show enough. Ian Kennedy threw six solid innings and outpitched the rookie sensation, leading…

  • Kennedy outduels Syndergaard in Padres’ 7-2 win over Mets

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — There was nothing to indicate that San Diego’s Ian Kennedy would get the better of New York Mets phenom Noah Syndergaard. He did. Kennedy threw six strong innings and outpitched the…

  • Vanderbilt trio among coveted MLB draft prospects

    If you’re seeking top prospects for the upcoming MLB draft, look no further than Vanderbilt — a college with a smart-kid reputation and growing status as a destination for big-league hopefuls. Three players from the…

  • Angels struck out 15 times by Rays’ Archer in 6-1 loss

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Albert Pujols was the only hitter in the Los Angeles Angels’ lineup who found Chris Archer’s pitches to his liking. One of them resulted in his 534th career home run, which…

  • Crawford homers but Giants drop fourth straight

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A fourth straight loss at home didn’t bother Giants manager Bruce Bochy as much as his ballclub’s inability to get hits in key situations. It’s a problem that was an issue…

  • Pollock’s late HR gives Diamondbacks 7-6 win over Braves

    PHOENIX (AP) — Six years ago, at about this time of year, the Arizona Diamondbacks selected A.J. Pollock out of Notre Dame in the first round of the draft, the 17th player chosen overall. The…

  • Yankees 5, Mariners 3, 11 innings,

    New York AB R H BI BB SO Avg. Gardner cf 5 2 2 0 1 1 .277 C.Young lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 .217 b-G.Jones ph-lf-rf 3 1 2 3 0 1…

  • American League

    East Division W L Pct GB New York 28 25 .528 — Tampa Bay 27 26 .509 1 Baltimore 23 28 .451 4 Toronto 24 30 .444 4½ Boston 23 29 .442 4½ Central Division…

  • Yankees 5, Mariners 3, 11 innings,

    New York Seattle ab r h bi ab r h bi Gardnr cf 5 2 2 0 AJcksn cf 4 1 4 1 CYoung lf 3 0 0 0 Blmqst ss 4 0 0 0…

  • Yankees 5, Mariners 3, 11 innings,

    New York Seattle ab r h bi ab r h bi Gardner cf 5 2 2 0 A.Jackson cf 4 1 4 1 C.Young lf 3 0 0 0 Bloomquist ss 4 0 0 0…