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Mark Teixeira's grand slam leads Yankees past Mariners, 7-2

Elaine Thompson/AP Mark Teixeira smashes a grand slam in the fifth inning to give the Yankees a 7-0 lead on Mariners ace Felix Hernandez. YANKEES 7, MARINERS 2 SEATTLE – The King’s court was out in full force Monday night, ...

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Yankees Insider: Masahiro Tanaka will return next week

Charles Krupa/AP Masahiro Tanaka makes two rehab starts – including Wednesday night in Rhode Island – before getting the call to rejoin the Yankees on their west coast road trip. OAKLAND — The wait is over. Masahiro Tanaka is on ...

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American Pharoah owner Ahmed Zayat sued over gambling debt

Elsa/Getty Images Ahmed Zayatis being sued as his horse is trying for a Triple Crown. As he celebrates the pomp and circumstance surrounding the possibility of the first Triple Crown in 37 years, the owner of American Pharaoh is also ...

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Mets' offense erupts behind Flores in 14-1 rout of Brewers

METS 14, BREWERS 1 The rain that fell at Citi Field made for an excellent backdrop on Saturday night. The Mets were in a drought. They unleashed a downpour on the Brewers. For five days the Mets did nothing but ...

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Giancarlo Stanton hits home run out of Dodger Stadium

Giancarlo Stanton continues to serve as a human launchpad for baseballs. On Tuesday, he became the fourth player to hit a home run outside Dodger Stadium. The Marlins’ right fielder blasted an 84 mph pitch off Dodgers starter Mike Bolsinger ...

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Peyton Manning avoids talking about Tom Brady, DeflateGate

AP Peyton Manning (l.) tries to avoid talking about DeflateGate. INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Peyton Manning tried to take the air out of “Deflategate” on Friday. Even the evasive Broncos quarterback couldn’t make the questions disappear. Two days after The Wells ...

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Ex-NHL'er Juneau is first witness in NHL scammers trial

Jamie Squire/Getty Images Joe Juneau is first witness to testify.  CENTRAL ISLIP, L.I. — Former NHL player Joe Juneau, the government’s first witness in the sprawling fraud trial of two men accused of scamming millions of dollars from NHL players, ...

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Capitals stun Rangers, steal Game 1 on last-second goal

CAPITALS 2, RANGERS 1 Alex Ovechkin skated past Henrik Lundqvist seconds after rifling home the first goal of Game 1, and according to one national television account, was distinctly heard shouting “All series, baby, all series!” at the Rangers’ goaltender. ...

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