MLB

New York Yankees (75-45)


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vs. NYM 
L 5-8
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W 4-1
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vs. TB 
L 1-6
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vs. Tor 
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70 years after Babe Ruth's death, fans still flock to grave

HAWTHORNE, N.Y. (AP) Amid the serene graves at Gate of Heaven Cemetery sits the one where visitors leave baseballs and bats instead of bouquets, tributes to a baseball superstar who still outshines others seven decades after his death.

It's the resting place of Babe Ruth, the indelible slugger and larger-than-life personality who died Aug. 16, 1948.

Considered by many to be the greatest player in baseball history, the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox legend set home run records - 60 in one season, 714 in his career - that stood for decades, and he remains one of the sport's defining figures. If someone knows one name in baseball, it's likely his: the Sultan of Swat, the Bambino, the Babe, or, officially, George Herman (Babe) Ruth.

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Leaders
AVG: M. Andújar.296
HR: G. Stanton30
RBI: G. Stanton76
SB: B. Gardner10
W: L. Severino15
ERA: L. Severino3.27
Saves: A. Chapman31
K: L. Severino173
General Batting (Rank)
AVG: .252 (11)
Runs: 618 (2)
Hits: 1035 (13)
Home Runs: 195 (1)
Stolen Bases: 46 (24)
OBP: .329 (6)
SLG: .453 (2)
Total Bases: 1862 (2)
General Pitching (Rank)
Earned Run Average: 3.72 (5)
Runs Allowed: 483 (5)
Saves: 35 (6)
Strikeouts: 1206 (2)
OpBA: .229 (2)
OBP: .301 (5)
SLG: .385 (8)
Run Support: 5.14 (3)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
8/15 L. Cessa Called Up from Minors
8/15 L. Cessa Sent to Minors
8/15 G. Kontos Designated for Assignment
8/13 G. Kontos Purchased From Minors
8/13 J. Montgomery Transferred to 60-Day DL (Left elbow surgery - out for season)
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Injuries
Date Player Status
8/13 C. Sabathia Right knee inflammation (on 10-day DL)
7/30 J. Happ off 10-day DL
7/27 A. Judge Chip fracture, right wrist (on 10-day DL)
7/24 G. Sánchez Right groin strain (on 10-day DL)
7/16 C. Frazier Concussion (on 10-day DL)
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