Tag Archives: Hiroki Kuroda

Yankees hold on for 9-7 win over Twins


This series against the Twins has not been easy, that's for certain. After scoring nine runs in the first four innings, the Minnesota Twins came back with seven unanswered runs. Luckily, David Robertson was able to shut the door on the Twins rally, resulting in the Yankees defeating the Twins 9-7 at Target Field in ...

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Yankees vs. Twins pitching matchups


Thursday July 3 Yankees: Masahiro Tanaka (11-3, 2.10 ERA) Twins: Phil Hughes (8-4, 3.58 ERA) Time: 8:10 p.m. T.V./Radio: YES Network and MLB Network/WFAN Who's Hot vs. Hughes: Jacoby Ellsbury (7-for-19, .368 AVG), Ichiro Suzuki (7-for-19, .368 AVG) Who's Not vs. Hughes: Kelly Johnson  (4-for-17, .235 AVG) Friday, July 4 Yankees: Chase Whitley (3-2, 4.70 ERA) Twins: Kyle Gibson (7-6, 3.77 ERA) Time: 3:10 p.m. T.V./Radio: YES Network and ESPN 2/WFAN Who's Hot ...

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Yankees send Nuno to mound to prevent series sweep

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The Yankees are in dire need of a win for two reasons: they'll be under .500 if they lose and they're in danger of being swept by the Tampa Bay Rays, a team who has the worst record in the American League. With hopes of at least taking the final home game of the series ...

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Offense let’s Kuroda down in 2-1 loss to Rays


Hiroki Kuroda gave the Yankees everything they asked for; he went eight innings and only gave up two runs. Unfortunately, the Yankees were unable to hit with runners in scoring position causing them to fall to the Rays in a 2-1 loss at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. Kuroda gave up two runs on ...

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Yankees send Kuroda to the mound vs. Rays


  After getting off to a great start before facing the American League East, the Yankees have stumbled against their division rivals, includingj last night's extra inning loss to the Tampa Bay Rays. The Yankees don't have Masahiro Tanaka going for them this series, so they're going to send the next best thing to the mound. ...

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Yankees fall short to Rays in 4-3 loss in extras


In the 9th inning, it looked like the Yankees had a chance to win the game. However, the Yankees fell short in the 12th inning, losing 4-3 to the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. While down 2-0 in the third inning, the Yankees scored on an Ichiro hit by pitch, ...

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Rays vs. Yankees pitching matchups


Monday, June 30 Yankees: David Phelps (3-4, 4.35 ERA) Rays: Chris Archer (4-5, 3.29 ERA) Time: 7:05 p.m. T.V./Radio: YES Network and ESPN/WFAN Who's Hot vs. Archer: Jacoby Ellsbury (7-for-10, .700 AVG), Brett Gardner (4-for-11, .364 AVG) Who's Not vs. Archer: Ichiro Suzuki (1-for-10, .100 AVG), Brian Roberts (1-for-5, .200 AVG) Tuesday, July 1 Yankees: Hiroki Kuroda (5-5, 4.23 ERA) Rays: David Price (6-7, 3.63 ERA) Time: 7:05 p,m. T.V./Radio: YES Network/WFAN Who's Hot vs. Price: Jacoby Ellsbury ...

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Yankees face Rays in last of AL East showdowns


For the last two weeks, the Yankees have faced the Toronto Blue Jays twice, the Baltimore Orioles once and the Boston Red Sox once, and they've done a decent job keeping afloat in the AL East despite their rotation troubles and offensive woes. This next three game series is the last of the American League ...

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