Alex Rodriguez of the New York Yankees was banned from baseball without pay through the 2014 season, the longest doping suspension ever imposed by the sport.
New York Mets pitcher Matt Harvey will skip his final scheduled start on July 13, three days before Major League Baseball’s All-Star Game at his home field.
Derek Lowe pitched four shutout innings for his first save since 2001 in his New York Yankees debut, helping his new team to an 8-2 win over the Texas Rangers in a matchup of the American League’s top two clubs.
The New York Yankees signed free- agent pitcher Derek Lowe, who has been a closer and starter during his 16-year Major League Baseball career, the team said in a press release.
The San Francisco Giants came from behind for the second straight game to beat the Atlanta Braves 3-2 and advance to the National League Championship Series for the first time since 2002.
Merck & Co., the second-largest U.S. drugmaker, plans to cut jobs at its research laboratories, two months after Roger Perlmutter took helm of the unit.
The San Francisco Giants rallied to beat the Atlanta Braves 3-2 and advance to the National League Championship Series for the first time since 2002.
CC Sabathia said he’s aiming to finish his career with the New York Yankees after agreeing to an extension that may keep the All-Star pitcher with the team through the 2017 season.
The Yankees lost ground to the Texas Rangers in the battle for the American League’s best record as the Toronto Blue Jays rallied to beat New York 8-7 in 11 innings.
The Atlanta Braves beat the Washington Nationals 2-0 on Major League Baseball’s Opening Day as Jason Heyward hit the first home run of the season.
"It just does not seem like these 50-game suspensions are putting a complete halt to it."
- Derek Lowe on Aug 05, 2013