Derek Jeter signed a one-year, $12 million contract with the New York Yankees, remaining with the only Major League Baseball team he’s played for after a season he described as an injury-filled nightmare.
Major League Baseball’s commissioner sued to compel the head of the public-relations firm Sitrick & Co. to comply with a subpoena issued by a panel arbitrating a dispute with New York Yankees third-baseman Alex Rodriguez.
Alex Rodriguez, the New York Yankees’ third baseman, sued Major League Baseball and Commissioner Bud Selig, accusing them of attempting to destroy his reputation and career in their crackdown on performance-enhancing substances.
Alex Rodriguez began his appeal against a 211-game drug suspension from Major League Baseball, thanking a group of about a dozen supportive fans yesterday as he entered MLB’s New York headquarters with his legal team.
Prince Fielder hit two home runs and drove in five runs to give the Detroit Tigers an 8-3 victory against the New York Yankees, who have lost three of four games to start the Major League Baseball season.
Curtis Granderson, Alex Rodriguez and Robinson Cano hit solo home runs to help the New York Yankees defeat the Baltimore Orioles 5-4 and move within a game of one of the two American League wild-card playoff spots.