The Yankees defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks, 7-5, on Wednesday at Yankee Stadium to split their two-game interleague series.
Oh, baby! D-backs rookie dad wins Yankee Stadium debut, 4-2. Diamondbacks rookie Taylor Clarke was an impressive winner in his Yankee Stadium debut, five days after the birth of his daughter, and Arizona got home runs from Christian Walker and Carson Kelly to beat New York 4-2 on Tuesday night.
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The Arizona Diamondbacks have won this year’s baseball World Series after beating the New York Yankees 3-2 in Game Seven in Phoenix last night.
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Diamondbacks beat Yankees 3-1 as Sabathia hits 3K strikeouts. CC Sabathia became the 17th player in major league history and third left-hander to reach 3,000 career strikeouts, but was outpitched by Arizona ace Zack Greinke in the Diamondbacks' 3-1 win over the New York Yankees Tuesday night.
The Diamondbacks have won 90 games just once since 2011 and haven't reached the World Series since 2001. But after a solid offseason, Arizona is primed to build off a surprising 85-win campaign in.
Back in Arizona, the Diamondbacks won the final two games — including getting the great Mariano Rivera to blow a save in Game 7 — to cap what many regard as the best World Series of all-time.