MLB: New York Yankees 3, Houston 2

HOUSTON, Sept. 27 (UPI) -- David Adams drove in what turned out to be the winning run in the fourth inning Friday and the New York Yankees fought off Houston 3-2.

MLB: New York Yankees 3, Baltimore 2

NEW YORK, July 5 (UPI) -- Vernon Wells completed a ninth-inning comeback with an RBI single Friday that gave the New York Yankees a 3-2 win over Baltimore.

MLB: New York Yankees 7, Tampa Bay 5

NEW YORK, June 22 (UPI) -- Vernon Wells cracked a pinch-hit, bases-clearing double Saturday, capping a late four-run rally that carried the New York Yankees over Tampa Bay 7-5.

MLB: New York Yankees 6, Tampa Bay 2

NEW YORK, June 21 (UPI) -- Zoilo Almonte had a home run among three hits in his first major league start Friday, helping boost the New York Yankees past Tampa Bay 6-2.

MLB: New York Yankees 7, Cleveland 4

NEW YORK, June 3 (UPI) -- Mark Teixeira belted a grand slam and Brent Gardner provided the go ahead RBI Monday in the New York Yankees' 7-4 victory over Cleveland.

MLB: Tampa Bay 8, New York Yankees 3

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., May 26 (UPI) -- Tampa Bay starter Alex Cobb dominated New York for 8 1/3 innings Sunday and the Rays avoided a sweep with an 8-3 win over the New York Yankees.

MLB: Baltimore 6, New York Yankees 3

BALTIMORE, May 22 (UPI) -- Chris Davis had four of Baltimore's 14 hits and one of its three home runs Wednesday, helping power the Orioles by the New York Yankees 6-3.

MLB: New York Yankees 6, Baltimore 4 (10 innings)

BALTIMORE, May 20 (UPI) -- Vernon Wells stroked a tiebreaking RBI double in the 10th inning Monday and the New York Yankees rallied for a 6-4 win over Baltimore.

Girl feared dead after kayak overturns

HOLLAND, Wis., June 10 (UPI) -- Divers searched Lake Michigan Thursday for a 9-year-old Chicago girl who fell from a kayak while paddling alone in Wisconsin.

Chinese recalls damaging yacht sales

ZHUHAI, China, Sept. 27 (UPI) -- U.S. purchases of yachts made in China are being torpedoed by recalls of other Chinese-made goods, sales executives say.

Air marshal land deployment in confusion

WASHINGTON, Dec. 15 (UPI) -- The U.S. Transportation Security Administration abruptly scaled back its experimental deployment of air marshals at land transit sites after just two days.

U.S. air marshals to beef up staff

WASHINGTON, April 26 (UPI) -- The U.S. Federal Air Marshals Service is preparing to bolster its undercover staff for the first time since the terror attacks of 2001, MSNBC reported Tuesday.

Arizona dismisses Clarence Farmer

TUCSON, Oct. 29 (UPI) -- Former Pac-10 Conference rushing champion Clarence Farmer has been dismissed from the football team at Arizona for violating unspecified team rules.

New York targets 20 worst deadbeat parents

NEW YORK, Aug. 18 (UPI) -- New York City is talking tough to parents behind on child support, issuing subpoenas and garnishing salaries, a report said Monday.

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WSU basketball troubles continue

PULLMAN, Wash., Nov. 29 (UPI) -- After being picked to finish ninth in the Pac-10 in the preseason media poll, the Washington State Cougars, so far, have lived up to the media's lowly expectati