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Bullington gets first win, beats Yankees (AP)

Aug 15th, 2010 | By sportsnews

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP)—Bryan Bullington(notes), the No. 1 overall draft pick in 2002, threw eight crisp innings for his major league win, leading the Kansas City Royals to a 1-0 victory over the New York Yankees on Sunday. Bullington (1-2) allowed two hits, walked one and struck out five to outpitch A.J. Burnett(notes) (9-10) who
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A-Rod has fourth 3-homer game, Yanks win (AP)

Aug 15th, 2010 | By sportsnews

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP)—It took Alex Rodriguez(notes) 47 pressure-laden at-bats to go from career home run No. 599 to No. 600. Going from 601 to 604 took five pitches. “Sometimes milestones are a pain,” New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi said Saturday night after watching A-Rod hit three homers in an 8-3 victory over the
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A-Rod crushes 3 homers, drives in five to fuel Yanks

Aug 14th, 2010 | By sportsnews

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — It took Alex Rodriguez 47 pressure-laden at-bats to go from career home run No. 599 to No. 600. Going from 601 to 604 took five pitches. “Sometimes milestones are a pain,” New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi said Saturday night after watching A-Rod hit three homers in an 8-3 victory over
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A-Rod crushes 3 homers, drives in five to fuel Yanks

Aug 14th, 2010 | By sportsnews

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — It took Alex Rodriguez 47 pressure-laden at-bats to go from career home run No. 599 to No. 600. Going from 601 to 604 took five pitches. “Sometimes milestones are a pain,” New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi said Saturday night after watching A-Rod hit three homers in an 8-3 victory over
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Guillen not in Giants’ starting lineup (AP)

Aug 14th, 2010 | By sportsnews

SAN FRANCISCO (AP)—Jose Guillen(notes) has gone from being unwanted on the last-place Kansas City Royals to the thick of the pennant race with the San Francisco Giants. Guillen joined the Giants on Saturday, one day after being acquired with cash from Kansas City for a player to be named. “I like to win,” he said.
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Giants acquire OF Guillen from Royals (AP)

Aug 13th, 2010 | By sportsnews

SAN FRANCISCO (AP)—The San Francisco Giants made another move for the stretch run Friday, acquiring veteran outfielder Jose Guillen(notes) from the Kansas City Royals in exchange for a player to be named later and cash considerations. The Giants haven’t been to the playoffs since 2003 and were in the NL wild-card chase until mid-September last
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Yankees’ Pettitte expects early return (AP)

Jul 24th, 2010 | By sportsnews

NEW YORK (AP)—Andy Pettitte(notes) has already been in Joe Girardi’s ear, telling the Yankees manager at every turn that he feels fine and could be back soon, despite a left groin strain that the team expects to keep him out until mid-August. The 38-year-old left-hander played catch for about 5 minutes from 60 feet before
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A-Rod hits 599th HR, Yankees beat Royals (AP)

Jul 23rd, 2010 | By sportsnews

NEW YORK (AP)—On an odd night in the Bronx, Alex Rodriguez(notes) did what comes normal to him. He hit yet another home run on his march through the record book. The slugger hit No. 599 to help the Yankees pull away and beat the Kansas City Royals 10-4 Thursday in a game of never-seen-that-before plays.
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