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Yankees fans must stop blaming Jose Altuve for Astros’ cheating

Reggie Jackson shared an elevator the other day with Yankees fans, one of whom was telling his buddies how much he despised Jose Altuve. “I hate that little sawed off SOB,” the gentleman proudly told his chums. And that’s where Mr. October, now an Astros executive, entered the convo. “He’s my favorite player,” Jackson told …

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DJ LeMahieu’s homer sets the stage for Aaron Judge’s Yankees walk-off

DJ LeMahieu has the ultimate protection in the Yankees’ lineup, usually batting ahead of Aaron Judge. LeMahieu’s game-tying home run in Sunday’s eighth inning set the stage for Judge’s latest accomplishment on his MVP résumé, a three-run blast to lift the Yankees to a 6-3 victory in 10 innings over the Astros in The Bronx. …

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Yankees beat Astros on Aaron Judge walk-off home run in 10th

No team in baseball history ever has gone two straight games without registering a hit. For a while Sunday, it appeared the team with the best record in baseball and the most runs scored in the American League just might become the first. One day after three Houston pitchers tossed a combined no-hitter against the …

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Yankees’ Clay Holmes breaks one Mariano Rivera mark

TORONTO — Clay Holmes’ dominance has surpassed Mariano Rivera’s level. The Yankees closer made his 29th straight scoreless appearance Saturday in a 4-0 win over the Blue Jays at Rogers Center, breaking Rivera’s franchise record for a relief pitcher that had stood since 1999. “Just for the fact that it’s Mariano Rivera makes it pretty …

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