• Angels blow late lead, rally in 10th for 4-3 win over M's

    10 days ago - By Bésame

    SEATTLE - A night after hitting seven home runs and losing, the Los Angeles Angels needed just one long ball to hold off one of the hottest teams in baseball.
    Taylor Ward's sacrifice fly scored Magneuris Sierra in the 10th inning, and the Angels blew a three-run lead late before pulling out a 4-3 win over the Seattle Mariners on Friday night.
    The Angels led 3-0 going to the bottom of the ninth before Seattle scored three times with two outs to force extra innings.
    “It was a well played game in all facets,” Angels interim manager Phil Nevin said. “We swung the bats well, didn't punch a...
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  • Clay Holmes blows late lead, Yankees fall to Cardinals 4-3

    10 days ago - By Bésame

    ST. LOUIS - What had started as an emotional homecoming Friday afternoon, ended as a disastrous loss for the Yankees. Hours after Matt Carpenter had been welcomed back to Busch Stadium with a standing ovation from the 46,940 fans, Clay Holmes blew a one-run lead in the eighth and the Cardinals rallied for a 4-3 win in the opener of the three-game series between the two iconic franchises.
    The Yankees (70-37) have lost three straight games. It was just the fourth time this season they have lost after taking a lead into the eighth inning. The Bombers' lead over the Astros in the race for the...
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