- BirthplaceLas Matas de Farfan, Dominican Republic
Cole enhances Cy Young credentials with 8 outstanding innings as Yanks beat Jays 5-3
— Gerrit Cole retired the first 16 hitters and pitched eight outstanding innings to strengthen his Cy Young Award credentials as the New York Yankees stayed over .500 with a 5-3 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday night.
Stephen A. 'disgusted' by his first pitch at Yankee Stadium
Stephen A. Smith tosses the ceremonial first pitch before the Yankees game and later joins the broadcast booth to react to the experience.
Jake Bauers sends 3-run dinger to the second deck in the 1st
Jake Bauers gives the Yankees an early lead with a three-run home run to the second deck in right field.
Chicago's top officer says White Sox game where 2 were shot should have been stopped or delayed
A White Sox game last month where two women were wounded by gunfire should have been stopped or delayed, the city's interim police superintendent said.
Blue Jays star Vladimir Guerrero Jr. has right knee inflammation
Vladimir Guerrero Jr. is day-to-day after an MRI showed inflammation but nothing structurally wrong with his right knee, manager John Schneider said.