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New York Yankees' on-deck batter Aaron Judge, left, celebrates with New York Yankees left fielder Mike Tauchman after Tachman hit solo home run during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Sunday, July 14, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
Tanaka helps Yankees earn 4-2 victory over Blue Jays
New York Yankees' on-deck batter Aaron Judge, left, celebrates with New York Yankees left fielder Mike Tauchman after Tachman hit solo home run during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Sunday, July 14, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka applauds his third baseman after a play during the sixth inning in a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Sunday, July 14, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
Tanaka helps Yankees earn 4-2 victory over Blue Jays
New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka applauds his third baseman after a play during the sixth inning in a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Sunday, July 14, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Marcus Stroman, left, watches as Blue Jays' catcher Danny Jansen, right, watch as New York Yankees' Gio Urshela, center, slides into home plate trying to score on a wild pitch during the fifth inning of a baseball game, Sunday, July 14, 2019, in New York. The play was video reviewed and Urshela was ruled safe after New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone challenged the call on the field. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
Tanaka helps Yankees earn 4-2 victory over Blue Jays
Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Marcus Stroman, left, watches as Blue Jays' catcher Danny Jansen, right, watch as New York Yankees' Gio Urshela, center, slides into home plate trying to score on a wild pitch during the fifth inning of a baseball game, Sunday, July 14, 2019, in New York. The play was video reviewed and Urshela was ruled safe after New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone challenged the call on the field. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
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New York Yankees' starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka winds up during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Sunday, July 14, 2019, in New York. Tanaka was the winning pitcher in the Yankees' 4-2 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
Tanaka helps Yankees earn 4-2 victory over Blue Jays
New York Yankees' starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka winds up during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Sunday, July 14, 2019, in New York. Tanaka was the winning pitcher in the Yankees' 4-2 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
Toronto Blue Jays' Eric Sogard, right, follows through on his swing as he watches his fifth-inning, solo home run during a baseball game against the New York Yankees, Sunday, July 14, 2019, in New York. Yankees catcher Austin Romine in behind the plate. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
Tanaka helps Yankees earn 4-2 victory over Blue Jays
Toronto Blue Jays' Eric Sogard, right, follows through on his swing as he watches his fifth-inning, solo home run during a baseball game against the New York Yankees, Sunday, July 14, 2019, in New York. Yankees catcher Austin Romine in behind the plate. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
Toronto Blue Jays' Randal Grichuk follows through on a two-run single during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees Saturday, July 13, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
Grichuk's glove, bat help Blue Jays hold off Yanks 2-1
Toronto Blue Jays' Randal Grichuk follows through on a two-run single during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees Saturday, July 13, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
New York Yankees' J.A. Happ delivers a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays Saturday, July 13, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
Grichuk's glove, bat help Blue Jays hold off Yanks 2-1
New York Yankees' J.A. Happ delivers a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays Saturday, July 13, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
New York Yankees' Aaron Judge hits a single during the first inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays Saturday, July 13, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
Grichuk's glove, bat help Blue Jays hold off Yanks 2-1
New York Yankees' Aaron Judge hits a single during the first inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays Saturday, July 13, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
New York Yankees' Luke Voit hits an RBI single during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium, Wednesday, June 26, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
Yankees activate Voit from 10-day injured list
New York Yankees' Luke Voit hits an RBI single during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium, Wednesday, June 26, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
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New York Yankees' Edwin Encarnacion follows through on a three-run double during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Friday, July 12, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
Domingo Germán helps Yankees beat Blue Jays 4-0
New York Yankees' Edwin Encarnacion follows through on a three-run double during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Friday, July 12, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
New York Yankees' Domingo German delivers a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Friday, July 12, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
Domingo Germán helps Yankees beat Blue Jays 4-0
New York Yankees' Domingo German delivers a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Friday, July 12, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
New York Yankees' Aaron Judge, center, reaches third base on a double by Aaron Hicks during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Friday, July 12, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
Domingo Germán helps Yankees beat Blue Jays 4-0
New York Yankees' Aaron Judge, center, reaches third base on a double by Aaron Hicks during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Friday, July 12, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Aaron Sanchez reacts as he watches a ball hit by New York Yankees' Edwin Encarnacion (30) for a three-run double during the fifth inning of a baseball game Friday, July 12, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
Domingo Germán helps Yankees beat Blue Jays 4-0
Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Aaron Sanchez reacts as he watches a ball hit by New York Yankees' Edwin Encarnacion (30) for a three-run double during the fifth inning of a baseball game Friday, July 12, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
American League's Gleyber Torres, of the New York Yankees, and Mookie Betts (50), of the Boston Red Sox, celebrate the American League's 4-3 victory over the National League in the MLB baseball All-Star Game, Tuesday, July 9, 2019, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)
Column: Baseball has issues beyond a juiced ball
American League's Gleyber Torres, of the New York Yankees, and Mookie Betts (50), of the Boston Red Sox, celebrate the American League's 4-3 victory over the National League in the MLB baseball All-Star Game, Tuesday, July 9, 2019, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)
American League pitcher Aroldis Chapman, of the New York Yankees, jokes with teammate Gary Sanchez (24), of the New York Yankees, and James McCann, left, of the Chicago White Sox, after the American League defeated by National League 4-3 in the MLB baseball All-Star Game, Tuesday, July 9, 2019, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
Column: Baseball has issues beyond a juiced ball
American League pitcher Aroldis Chapman, of the New York Yankees, jokes with teammate Gary Sanchez (24), of the New York Yankees, and James McCann, left, of the Chicago White Sox, after the American League defeated by National League 4-3 in the MLB baseball All-Star Game, Tuesday, July 9, 2019, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
The Boston Red Sox are still in contention for a wild-card playoff berth in the American League, but their odds of reaching the postseason as the All-Star break concludes are not too encouraging.The defending World Series champions sit nine games behind the rival New York Yankees for first place in the American League East, and they are two games behind the Cleveland Indians for the second wild-card spot.Overall, Baseball Reference gives the Red Sox a 26.4 percent chance to reach the playoffs.
Red Sox's odds to make MLB playoffs after All-Star break aren't encouraging
The Boston Red Sox are still in contention for a wild-card playoff berth in the American League, but their odds of reaching the postseason as the All-Star break concludes are not too encouraging.The defending World Series champions sit nine games behind the rival New York Yankees for first place in the American League East, and they are two games behind the Cleveland Indians for the second wild-card spot.Overall, Baseball Reference gives the Red Sox a 26.4 percent chance to reach the playoffs.
Tampa Bay Rays Kevin Kiermaier, right, celebrates with teammate Willy Adames after defeating the New York Yankees during their baseball game Sunday July 7, 2019, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Scott Audette)
Young Rays confident they can stay in AL playoff chase
Tampa Bay Rays Kevin Kiermaier, right, celebrates with teammate Willy Adames after defeating the New York Yankees during their baseball game Sunday July 7, 2019, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Scott Audette)
Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Charlie Morton works from the mound against the New York Yankees during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday July 7, 2019, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Scott Audette)
Young Rays confident they can stay in AL playoff chase
Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Charlie Morton works from the mound against the New York Yankees during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday July 7, 2019, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Scott Audette)
FILE - In this Saturday, March 30, 2019 file photo,Baltimore Orioles manager Brandon Hyde (18) congratulates players after they defeated the New York Yankees in a baseball game in New York. The win was Hyde's first as a major league manager. There might come a time when Brandon Hyde wakes up in the morning, grabs a newspaper and checks out the standings to see where the Baltimore Orioles stand. For now, the rookie manager simply cant bear to look. The rebuilding Orioles limped into the All-Star break with a major league worst 27-62 record. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)
Losses mount for rookie manager Hyde as Orioles rebuild
FILE - In this Saturday, March 30, 2019 file photo,Baltimore Orioles manager Brandon Hyde (18) congratulates players after they defeated the New York Yankees in a baseball game in New York. The win was Hyde's first as a major league manager. There might come a time when Brandon Hyde wakes up in the morning, grabs a newspaper and checks out the standings to see where the Baltimore Orioles stand. For now, the rookie manager simply cant bear to look. The rebuilding Orioles limped into the All-Star break with a major league worst 27-62 record. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)
FILE - This 1967 file photo shows New York Yankees pitcher Jim Bouton. Jim Bouton, the New York Yankees pitcher who shocked the conservative baseball world with the tell-all book "Ball Four," has died, Wednesday, July 10, 2019. He was 80. (AP Photo/File)
Jim Bouton, ex-Yankees pitcher and 'Ball Four' author, dies
FILE - This 1967 file photo shows New York Yankees pitcher Jim Bouton. Jim Bouton, the New York Yankees pitcher who shocked the conservative baseball world with the tell-all book "Ball Four," has died, Wednesday, July 10, 2019. He was 80. (AP Photo/File)
FILE - In this Aug. 11, 1970 file photo, New York Yankees pitcher Jim Bouton, holds a copy of his book "Ball Four" in New York. Jim Bouton, the New York Yankees pitcher who shocked the conservative baseball world with the tell-all book "Ball Four," has died, Wednesday, July 10, 2019. He was 80. (AP Photo/File)
Jim Bouton, ex-Yankees pitcher and 'Ball Four' author, dies
FILE - In this Aug. 11, 1970 file photo, New York Yankees pitcher Jim Bouton, holds a copy of his book "Ball Four" in New York. Jim Bouton, the New York Yankees pitcher who shocked the conservative baseball world with the tell-all book "Ball Four," has died, Wednesday, July 10, 2019. He was 80. (AP Photo/File)
FILE - In this Oct. 14, 1964 file photo, New York Yankees pitcher Jim Bouton takes aim as he holds two balls in the right hand that his teammates hope will lead them to victory in the sixth World Series game in New York. Jim Bouton, the New York Yankees pitcher who shocked the conservative baseball world with the tell-all book "Ball Four," has died, Wednesday, July 10, 2019. He was 80.(AP Photo/File)
Jim Bouton, ex-Yankees pitcher and 'Ball Four' author, dies
FILE - In this Oct. 14, 1964 file photo, New York Yankees pitcher Jim Bouton takes aim as he holds two balls in the right hand that his teammates hope will lead them to victory in the sixth World Series game in New York. Jim Bouton, the New York Yankees pitcher who shocked the conservative baseball world with the tell-all book "Ball Four," has died, Wednesday, July 10, 2019. He was 80.(AP Photo/File)
FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2009 file photo, Former New York Yankees pitcher Jim Bouton signs copies of the Associated Press book "New York Yankees 365," in New York. Jim Bouton, the New York Yankees pitcher who shocked the conservative baseball world with the tell-all book "Ball Four," has died, Wednesday, July 10, 2019. He was 80.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
Jim Bouton, ex-Yankees pitcher and 'Ball Four' author, dies
FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2009 file photo, Former New York Yankees pitcher Jim Bouton signs copies of the Associated Press book "New York Yankees 365," in New York. Jim Bouton, the New York Yankees pitcher who shocked the conservative baseball world with the tell-all book "Ball Four," has died, Wednesday, July 10, 2019. He was 80.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
Former New York Yankees pitcher Jim Bouton signs copies of the Associated Press book "New York Yankees 365," in New York, Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2009. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Jim Bouton, former pitcher, "Ball Four" author, dies at 80
Former New York Yankees pitcher Jim Bouton signs copies of the Associated Press book "New York Yankees 365," in New York, Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2009. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

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