|AMERICAN LEAGUE EAST|
|N.Y. Yankees||31||30||.508||6||248||278||-30||13-16||18-14||11-9||4-5||6-9||4-6||L 1|
|Tampa Bay||24||39||.381||14||236||282||-46||13-17||11-22||11-17||4-9||7-8||1-9||L 1|
In case you missed it...Yankees grabbed Mariano Rivera III in the MLB draft. >>>> Read more in NY Post.
Carlos Beltran got his first hit since coming off the DL against the Royals, a double to left field. (King).
The Yankees won't be getting Kendry Morales, as the 1B/DH signed with the Twins. The Yankees were never close anyway on Morales. >>>Read more on Newsday.
Beltran is hitting, but he isn't throwing and the Yankees don't know when he will play defensively in the outfield again. (Castillo).
Don't look for Jorge Posada to come back. He says he can't play anymore. (Abramson).