Nelson Cruz

Yanks Eliminated From Playoff Contention
NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Jeter and the New York Yankees were eliminated from postseason contention, wasting a three-run lead Thursday in a 9-5 loss to Nelson Cruz and the AL East champion Baltimore Orioles.
Jeter went 0 for 4 as the designated hitter in his next-to-last game in pinstripe…
Yanks Fall to Orioles, 5-4
NEW YORK (AP) — Nelson Cruz hit his major league-leading 40th home run and the Baltimore Orioles pushed Derek Jeter and the Yankees to the brink of playoff elimination, beating New York 5-4 Tuesday night.
The Yankees fell five games behind for the second AL wild card with on…
Yankees Roughed Up in Loss
BALTIMORE (AP) — Chris Davis hit a two-run homer after replacing an injured Manny Machado, and the AL East-leading Baltimore Orioles beat the Yankees 11-3 Monday night to drop New York a season-high seven games out of first place.
After Davis put the Orioles ahead in the fifth inning, Nelson Cruz con…
Was August 5, 2013 A Good Day Or Bad Day For Baseball [POLL]
August 5, 2013 was a day when 12 players were suspended for PED use and their roles in Biogenesis by Major League Baseball and a 13th, Alex Rodriguez, was suspended for 211 games at first but we don't know the grand total until the appeals process takes place, which should end sometime over the…
Rangers Cruz to a 2-0 ALCS Lead
The Texas Rangers and the Detroit Tigers played game 2 of their ALCS a day late due to the rain and boy was it worth the wait for the Rangers. They were led by Nelson Cruz, who belted two home runs in the game, including the walk-off grand slam to win 7-3.