• Isaiah Kiner-Falefa still unavailable due to hamstring tightness

    14 days ago - By Bésame

    ST. PETERSBURG - Clay Holmes' streak is over. The Yankees closer allowed a run for the first time since Opening Day in the Bombers' 4-2 win over the Rays Tuesday night at Tropicana Field.
    “I just gotta take it one at a time. That was kind of my thought process here, it's been my process all season,” Holmes said. “I think that maybe a new streak starts. You have to get one at a time and that's kind of the mindset I've had this whole season so far.”
    Holmes gave up a one-out double to pinch hitter Francisco Mejia and allowed Paredes to score on Yandy Diaz's soft grounder back to the mound. It...
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  • Gerrit Cole takes no-hitter into eighth inning, Yankees rally for 4-2 win against Rays

    14 days ago - By Bésame

    ST. PETERSBURG - Gerrit Cole paced up and down the dugout between the late innings. The Yankees ace has accomplished a lot in his career, but he had never thrown a no-hitter. He sprinted onto the field to start the eighth. The crowd of mostly Yankees fans at Tropicana Field were growing louder. Cole wanted it.
    Isaac Paredes denied Cole the no-hitter and Clay Holmes finally allowed runners to score on him, but Aaron Hicks and Wandy Peralta wouldn't let the night get away from the Yankees. Hicks' triple and Peralta's scoreless inning both in the ninth sparked the Yankees to a 4-2 win over...
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