The New York Mets signed free agent relief pitcher Kyle Farnsworth to a minor-league contract and invited the right-hander to spring training.
Shortly after the last confetti rains down at the National Football League’s championship game, Wayne Boggs and his team will take the field in the annual Super Bowl of luxury private aviation.
Derek Jeter was included at shortstop in the New York Yankees’ lineup to face the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium today.
The Tampa Bay Rays promoted former New York Yankees outfielder Hideki Matsui from Triple-A Durham, the team said on Twitter.
Tampa Bay Rays outfielder Rocco Baldelli retired from Major League Baseball after a seven-year career marked by injuries and muscle fatigue.
Dallas Braden of the Oakland Athletics became the 17th pitcher in Major League Baseball’s modern era to throw a perfect game, retiring all 27 batters he faced in a 4-0 win over the Tampa Bay Rays.
The Tampa Bay Rays lost the opener of a season-ending series at Kansas City to fall into a tie for first place in the American League East with the New York Yankees.
Kelly Shoppach drove in five runs with a pair of home runs and the Tampa Bay Rays defeated the Texas Rangers 9-0 in the opener of their American League Division Series.
The New York Yankees forced a decisive fifth game with a 10-1 win over the Detroit Tigers after the Texas Rangers beat the Tampa Bay Rays in the Major League Baseball playoffs for the second straight year.
The New York Yankees clinched the American League East division title tonight when the Baltimore Orioles lost 4-1 to the Tampa Bay Rays and had to settle for one of the AL’s two wild-card spots.