Jackson, Diamondbacks agree on deal

PHOENIX, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Newly acquired pitcher Edwin Jackson agreed to a two-year deal with the Arizona Diamondbacks Sunday, thus avoiding arbitration.

MLB: LA Angels 10, New York Yankees 5

ANAHEIM, Calif., Aug. 9 (UPI) -- Torii Hunter had four hits, including a home run and a double, and drove in four runs Friday night to lead the LA Angels past the New York Yankees 10-5.

MLB: Baltimore 10, N.Y. Yankees 9 (11 in.)

BALTIMORE, May 28 (UPI) -- Baltimore trimmed the N.Y. Yankees 10-9 in a rain-delayed game Tuesday, thanks to RBI hits by Aubrey Huff and Alex Cintron in the bottom of the 11th inning.

MLB: Tampa Bay 5, N.Y. Yankees 2

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., May 15 (UPI) -- Shawn Riggans' fourth-inning two-run homer Thursday helped the Tampa Bay Rays top the New York Yankees 5-2.

MLB: Baltimore 6, N.Y. Yankees 0

BALTIMORE, April 19 (UPI) -- Brian Burres and Jim Johnson combined on a six-hit shutout Saturday and the Baltimore Orioles downed the New York Yankees 6-0.

MLB: Kansas City 4, N.Y. Yankees 0

KANSAS CITY, Mo., April 10 (UPI) -- Zack Greinke scattered six hits over eight shutout innings Wednesday and Kansas City stayed hot by blanking the New York Yankees 4-0.

MLB: Tampa Bay 13, N.Y. Yankees 4

NEW YORK, April 4 (UPI) -- Carlos Pena and Shawn Riggans drove in three runs each Friday and the Tampa Bay Rays used two big innings to overwhelm the New York Yankees 13-4.

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Rookie Bronx Bombers visit 'Oz'

NEW YORK, Sept. 25 (UPI) -- Lions and tigers and bears -- oh my! -- showed up at Yankee Stadium when rookies forsook New York Yankee pinstripes for "Wizard of Oz" garb.

MLB: N.Y. Yankees 9, Tampa Bay 6

NEW YORK, Sept. 1 (UPI) -- Alex Rodriguez had three hits and four RBI Saturday afternoon as the New York Yankees beat Tampa Bay, 9-6.

Yankees demote Mussina

NEW YORK, Aug. 29 (UPI) -- The New York Yankees have removed Mike Mussina from their starting pitching rotation.

Nanoparticle created for medical testing

DAVIS, Calif., Feb. 1 (UPI) -- U.S. scientists have created a nanoparticle for use in medical diagnostics or in testing for environmental pollution or food contamination.

Belfast gives top billing to musical

BELFAST, Northern Ireland, May 28 (UPI) -- "On Eagle's Wing," a musical billed as the "biggest theatrical show in the world" opened Friday at the Odyssey in Belfast, capital of Northern Ireland.
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Ian Kennedy

Ian Patrick Kennedy (born December 19, 1984, in Huntington Beach, California) is a baseball player. He is a right-handed Major League Baseball pitcher for the Arizona Diamondbacks. He is 6' 0" tall, weighs 190 pounds, and is commonly known as "Ike" or "IPK" by teammates. He throws a fastball around 90 mph (tops out at 95 mph), knuckle-curve, cutter, and an above-average changeup.

Kennedy attended La Quinta High School in Westminster, California. In his junior year, he was named CIF Division IV co-most valuable player, and earned the Orange County Register and Garden Grove League most valuable player honors, when he recorded 13 wins and led the county with a 0.38 ERA (five earned runs in 90 2/3 innings) and strikeouts (168) while batting .373 with seven home runs and 31 RBI. In his senior year, he earned All-CIF Division IV honors.

Kennedy went on to play college baseball for University of Southern California. In Kennedy's first year at USC, he went 7-2 in 16 games, with a 2.91 ERA and one save. He pitched 92⅔ innings, struck out 120, and walked 31. He also gave up 86 hits and allowed 34 runs, 30 of which were earned runs.

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