The New York Mets won their second straight game against the New York Yankees for the first time since 2010 as Mariano Rivera surrendered two ninth-inning runs for his first blown save of the Major League Baseball season.
David Robertson, the relief pitcher who is closing out games for the Yankees in the absence of the injured Mariano Rivera, couldn’t escape a bases-loaded jam last night as New York lost 4-1 at home to the Tampa Bay Rays.
The New York Yankees placed relief pitcher David Robertson on the 15-day disabled list with a strained oblique muscle, further depleting the team’s bullpen after the knee injury sustained by Mariano Rivera.
Bill Floyd, owner of an upscale seafood restaurant near downtown Houston, is a poster-child for the type of damage claim BP Plc left out of its $8.5 billion settlement for the biggest offshore oil spill in U.S. history.
William “Wild Bill” Janklow ’s law office in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, is crowded with mementos from his 16 years as a Republican governor. On a low, wooden bookcase, near bottles of hot sauce custom labeled for his annual Buffalo Roundup , he keeps a 4-foot length of red ribbon festooned with Citibank credit cards.
VeriFone Systems Inc., the largest maker of credit card terminals, may spend as much as $1 billion a year on acquisitions in emerging markets and data services, Chief Executive Officer Douglas Bergeron said.