Ryan Zimmerman’s two-run shot with two outs in the 10th inning off Yankees closer Andrew Miller, who hadn’t allowed a run this season, lifted the Washington Nationals to an 8-6 comeback victory over AL East-leading New York on Tuesday night.
Since we are upon our great day of gratitude, a pretext for gorging on poultry and then taking our swollen torsos to the nearest television for some football, let’s look to sports for reasons to give thanks.
Nelson Cruz had two of his four singles and slugger Adam Jones a safety squeeze in a six-run fourth for Baltimore, which is trying to overtake the Los Angeles Angels for the AL’s best record and home-field advantage throughout the postseason.
A day after getting blanked on one puny single, Nelson Cruz and Baltimore Orioles powered up for the postseason.
Out of nowhere, Chris Young is delivering on a daily basis for the New York Yankees. Young doubled and stole home in his latest surprising September performance and the Yankees beat AL East-leading Baltimore 3-2, ending the Orioles’ longest winning streak of the season at six.
The Baltimore Orioles lose players and keep winning.
Because we think that extra million is just one too many.
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The Yankees have signed 25-year-old Japanese starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka for 7 years, $155 million, Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reported on Wednesday.