11:47 PM EDT, Wed July 23, 2014
New York Post 30 mins ago

Yankees nip Rangers in rain-shortened game

Brett Gardner hit a tiebreaking homer off All-Star ace Yu Darvish, and the New York Yankees beat the Texas Rangers 2-1 Wednesday night in a rain-shortened game called in the...
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David Phelps, Yankees beat Rangers in rain-shortened game

The rains came to the Bronx hard and heavy at 8:46 p.m. Wednesday night, quickly necessitating a call for the Stadium tarp.
Grounds crew struggles in rain-shortened game as Yankees beat Rangers, 2-1

Grounds crew struggles in rain-shortened game as Yankees beat Rangers, 2-1

Mother Nature paid the Yankees back Wednesday night. Less than two weeks after the Bombers suffered a rain-shortened loss to the Orioles in Baltimore, Joe Girardi’s club was awarded a 2-1 win over the Rangers after the game was called following a one-hour, 49-minute delay in the fifth inning due to heavy storms.

Rapid Reaction: Yanks 2, Rangers 1 (5)

NEW YORK -- The Yankees improved to 52-48 with a rain-shortened, 2-1 win over the Rangers after the game was called in the fifth inning following a 1:49 rain delay. Heaven's fury: The skies over Yankee Stadium cracked and the clouds exploded with one out in the bottom of the fifth inning, the rain coming down so hard and the wind gusting so strong that the grounds crew needed a full 13 minutes, and several abortive attempts, to cover the infield.
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Injuries at first base forcing Yankees to go with inexperience

The last time the Yankees rolled the dice on a third baseman with back problems, it didn't work out too well. Kevin Youkilis, after pooh-poohing his lumbar issues in Boston, signed for $12 million and played a total of 28 games before his 2013 season was ended by surgery to repair a herniated disc.