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Rebounding Beltran's 1st-inning HR leads Yanks over Mets 5-0

Rebounding Beltran's 1st-inning HR leads Yanks over Mets 5-0

NEW YORK (AP) — Carlos Beltran heard the critics & vowed he was not finished.

After struggling through 2014 with an injured elbow that needed surgery, he hit .162 this April with no homers & seven RBIs.

He was 38, two years removed from his last strong season. His bat was slow.

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Rebounding Beltran's 1st-inning HR leads Yanks over Mets 5-0

Rebounding Beltran's 1st-inning HR leads Yanks over Mets 5-0

NEW YORK (AP) — Carlos Beltran heard the critics & vowed he was not finished.

After struggling through 2014 with an injured elbow that needed surgery, he hit .162 this April with no homers & seven RBIs.

He was 38, two years removed from his last strong season. His bat was slow.

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Rebounding Beltran's 1st-inning HR leads Yanks over Mets 5-0

Rebounding Beltran's 1st-inning HR leads Yanks over Mets 5-0

NEW YORK (AP) — Carlos Beltran heard the critics & vowed he was not finished.

After struggling through 2014 with an injured elbow that needed surgery, he hit .162 this April with no homers & seven RBIs.

He was 38, two years removed from his last strong season. His bat was slow.

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Rebounding Beltran's 1st-inning HR leads Yanks over Mets 5-0

Rebounding Beltran's 1st-inning HR leads Yanks over Mets 5-0

NEW YORK (AP) — Carlos Beltran heard the critics & vowed he was not finished.

After struggling through 2014 with an injured elbow that needed surgery, he hit .162 this April with no homers & seven RBIs.

He was 38, two years removed from his last strong season. His bat was slow.

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Rebounding Beltran's 1st-inning HR leads Yanks over Mets 5-0

Rebounding Beltran's 1st-inning HR leads Yanks over Mets 5-0

NEW YORK (AP) — Carlos Beltran heard the critics & vowed he was not finished.

After struggling through 2014 with an injured elbow that needed surgery, he hit .162 this April with no homers & seven RBIs.

He was 38, two years removed from his last strong season. His bat was slow.

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Machado HR, 4 RBIs carry Orioles to 9-4 win over Yankees

Machado HR, 4 RBIs carry Orioles to 9-4 win over Yankees

BALTIMORE (AP) — Manny Machado homered & had four RBIs, Nolan Reimold hit a two-run drive & the Baltimore Orioles overcame a milestone achievement by Alex Rodriguez in a 9-4 victory over the New York Yankees on Saturday night.

David Lough added a solo shot for the Orioles, who have won six straight to climb over .500 (31-30) for the first time since May 4. Baltimore has amassed 20 runs & 31 hits in the first two games of the series & will vie for a sweep on Sunday.

Rodriguez hit a two-run homer to join Hank Aaron as the only members of the exclusive 2,000-RBI club. The sixth-inning drive off Bud Norris lifted A-Rod's career RBI total to 2,001. Hank Aaron ranks first on the career list with 2,297.

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Yankees acquire right-hander Chris Martin from Rockies

Yankees acquire right-hander Chris Martin from Rockies

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees have obtained pitching prospect Chris Martin from the Colorado Rockies for cash.

The 28-year-old right-hander made his huge league debut with the Rockies last April & had a 6.89 ERA & 14 strikeouts in 15 2-3 innings over 16 relief appearances. He was 1-3 with a 4.39 ERA in 25 relief appearances last year at Triple-A Colorado Springs with 36 strikeouts in 26 2-3 innings.

The 6-foot-8 Martin had been designated for assignment last week to open a roster spot for catcher Nick Hundley.

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Yankees acquire right-hander Chris Martin from Rockies

Yankees acquire right-hander Chris Martin from Rockies

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees have obtained pitching prospect Chris Martin from the Colorado Rockies for cash.

The 28-year-old right-hander made his huge league debut with the Rockies last April & had a 6.89 ERA & 14 strikeouts in 15 2-3 innings over 16 relief appearances. He was 1-3 with a 4.39 ERA in 25 relief appearances last year at Triple-A Colorado Springs with 36 strikeouts in 26 2-3 innings.

The 6-foot-8 Martin had been designated for assignment last week to open a roster spot for catcher Nick Hundley.

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Patriots sign first-round draft pick Easley

Patriots sign first-round draft pick Easley

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots have signed first-round draft pick Dominique Easley, their surprise choice who is coming off two major knee operations.

On the day the Patriots drafted the defensive lineman from Florida with the 29th pick early last month, he said he was healthy. And coach Bill Belichick said the team feels he'll be all right.

The Patriots moreover signed rookie free agent Chris Martin. The offensive lineman from Central Florida was signed by the Houston Texans on May 16 & released on May 27.

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Patriots sign first-round draft pick Easley

Patriots sign first-round draft pick Easley

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots have signed first-round draft pick Dominique Easley.

The team chose the defensive lineman from Florida with the 29th pick early last month.

Easley can play end & tackle, yet his draft prospects dropped because of two ACL knee operations. Patriots coach Bill Belichick said the day Easley was drafted that the team feels he'll be all right.

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