In 60 years of watching baseball, it took until Thursday night to finally put my wrinkly, crooked index finger on it. I realized what has been right in front of me the past five seasons: Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez, a

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LOS ANGELES — The Players’ Weekend uniform was much different than the classic Yankees road uniform, but there was one familiar sight at Dodger Stadium Friday night. Aaron Judge’s pull power has returned as he lined a third inning home

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LOS ANGELES — Choose your pleasure, Yankees fans. What delighted, soothed or pleased you the most Friday night at Dodger Stadium, as the Yankees exploded out of their funk with a 10-2 pummeling of baseball’s best team? Was it the

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LOS ANGELES — Luke Voit played six innings at first base and was the leadoff hitter for Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Friday night, going 0-for-3 with a walk and a run scored in his first game of a minor league rehab

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LOS ANGELES — Three days after signing reliever Trevor Rosenthal to a minor league contract, the Yankees landed right-handed reliever Cory Gearrin off waivers Friday from the Mariners and added him to the 40-man roster. The 33-year-old Gearrin worked 48

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LOS ANGELES — The two best teams in baseball met at a packed Dodger Stadium on Friday evening for the first of three interleague games that some believe is a tantalizing preview of what the World Series could deliver. If

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LOS ANGELES — Barring what would be an unforgiveable collapse that would cause a drastic upheaval from top to bottom in the Yankees’ organization, the AL East leaders will avoid the AL wild-card game and participate in the best-of-five ALDS.

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No interleague series has as much historical allure as the Yankees battling the Dodgers. Those franchises met in the World Series in 1941, ’47, ’49, ’52, ’53, ’55 and ’56 when the Dodgers resided in Brooklyn, and in ’63, ’77,

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The Yankees’ stockpiling of arms continued with Cory Gearrin on Friday. Gearrin, a right-handed reliever, was claimed off waivers from the Mariners, per The Athletic. Gearrin had a 3.92 ERA in 41 1/3 innings with 39 strikeouts and 21 walks.

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OAKLAND, Calif. — Brett Gardner wants this weekend’s three-game series against the Dodgers to be the first of two trips to Hollywood the Yankees make this year. “Hopefully it’s not the only time we play there this year,’’ Gardner said

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