Duke Snider, the Hall of Fame center fielder who in 1955 led the Dodgers to their only World Series win while in Brooklyn, died yesterday. He was 84.
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.
The New York Yankees beat the Boston Red Sox 2-0 to stay tied atop the American League East division with the Baltimore Orioles, who defeated the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 in 14 innings.
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Alfonso Soriano hit two home runs and drove in four runs as the New York Yankees defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 7-1.