|American League East|
|Toronto||38||24||.613||-||19 - 13||19 - 11||13 - 9||11 - 8||8 - 5||8 - 2||W 6|
|NY Yankees||31||29||.517||6||13 - 16||18 - 13||11 - 9||4 - 4||6 - 9||4 - 6||W 2|
|Baltimore||30||29||.508||6.5||11 - 13||19 - 16||13 - 8||7 - 13||6 - 5||4 - 6||L 2|
|Boston||27||33||.450||10||15 - 17||12 - 16||12 - 17||3 - 10||6 - 3||6 - 4||L 4|
|Tampa Bay||24||38||.387||14||13 - 16||11 - 22||11 - 17||4 - 9||7 - 7||1 - 9||W 1|
In case you missed it....Alfonso Soriano is hitting .194 against right-handers and is now essentially in a platoon situation with Ichiro Suzuki. (McCarron).
Derek Jeter took a reluctant night off on Friday against the Royals (King).
No one expected much from Chase Whitley when he came up from Triple A. He now has his first win and owns a 2.42 ERA. (Boland).
Draft grades? The Sporting News is attempting to do it and gives the Yankees an A . >>> Read more at Sporting News.
The Yankees believe top pick LHP Jacob Lindgren can rise through the system fast. (Castillo).
The Yankees shifted their focus in the draft this year. No more high-risk, high-reward kind of players. (Jennings).