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ST. Kd Shoes Clearance . PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Rookie Gary Sanchez keeps putting up numbers at an astounding rate -- and putting the New York Yankees in position to make a run at a playoff spot.Sanchez hit two more homers and drove in five runs, Masahiro Tanaka won despite allowing four home runs in the same inning and the Yankees beat Tampa Bay 11-5 on Wednesday night.Its hard to believe, New York manager Joe Girardi said of Sanchez. I havent seen anything like it.The Yankees moved within 2 1/2 games of Baltimore for the second AL wild-card spot. New York also would have to jump over Seattle, Houston and Detroit to earn a postseason berth.Sanchez homered in his fourth straight game. The catcher hit a three-run shot in a four-run second off Alex Cobb (1-1) and added his 19th homer in 43 games this season on a solo drive in the sixth against Justin Marks.What hes doing is so impressive, said teammate Brian McCann, who had four hits in his 1,500th major league game.Including two games last season, Sanchez became the first player in major league history to hit 19 homers in his first 45 games. Wally Berger, with the Boston Braves in 1930, went deep 19 times in his first 51 games.Its great when you achieve something like that, but what makes it better is that youre helping the team win, Sanchez said through a translator.Sanchez was hit on the left arm by a back swing in the ninth but stayed in the game and later said he was fine.Sanchez has eight shots in his last 12 games after a 10-game home-run drought.Tanaka (14-4) won his seventh straight decision. He was staked to a 7-0 lead entering the bottom of the third before Tampa Bay teed off.Bobby Wilson led off with a home run. After Tanaka got two consecutive outs, Evan Longoria, Brad Miller and Corey Dickerson hit three consecutive shots. The four home runs in an inning set a Rays record.Strange, Girardi said.Probably its a first, Tanaka added through a translator. The sharpness of the ball wasnt there tonight. So, it was a grind.Tanaka joined Zack Greinke, Collin McHugh and Justin Verlander as the only pitchers to give up four homers in an inning this season. He became the first Yankees pitcher to do it since Chase Wright on April 22, 2007, at Boston.Miller hit another solo shot in the eighth to give him 30 homers this season.Cobb, making his fourth start since returning from Tommy John surgery, allowed seven runs and nine hits in 1 1/3 innings.No concerns with the elbow, Cobb said. Im very thankful that Im healthy. Theres no physical questions.TRAINERS ROOMYankees: 3B Chase Headley was out of the lineup for the third straight game but hopes to play Thursday.Rays: OF Steven Souza Jr. had left hip surgery and is expected to be ready for spring training.TANAKA TIMETanaka had not given a homer in 17 of his previous 30 starts this season. ... Tanaka threw two wild pitches with Jaff Decker batting in the second, including one that became lodged under the pad on the wall behind the plate. ... Tanaka is 6-0 against Tampa Bay, including four wins this season.UP NEXTYankees RHP Luis Cessa (4-2) and Rays LHP Blake Snell (5-8) are Thursday nights starters in a matchup of rookies. Kevin Durant Shoes Clearance . This should be celebrated because it will not always be this way. With the amount of money given to players by their clubs these days, it is a wonder that so many of those teams allow the sport to continue to take away many of their assets so they can play for a different team in the middle of their season. Kd Shoes For Sale . -- Hunter Smith scored the winner with just 12 seconds remaining in the third period as the Oshawa Generals edged the host Sarnia Sting 5-4 on Friday in Ontario Hockey League action. . -- Josh Sterk scored once and set up two more as the Oshawa Generals edged the visiting Belleville Bulls 3-2 on Friday in Ontario Hockey League action. TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Alabama volleyball opened Southeastern Conference play Friday night in dramatic fashion, persevering for a five-set win over No. 19 Texas A&M by set scores of 25-19, 26-24, 22-25, 16-25 and 15-13.The win is Alabamas (12-2) seventh over a ranked opponent in program history and its first since defeating Texas A&M (6-6) on Oct. 31, 2014 in Foster Auditorium. The two teams have gone to five sets in three of the last four meetings, with the Tide winning two of those contests. Alabama was led offensively by Krystal Rivers with 29 kills while Hayley McSparin posted 16 kills with a .414 hitting percentage. Shannon Mikesky finished with 59 assists and 10 digs, her sixth double-double of the year.The Tide were rolling right away in set one, scoring four unanswered points to start he frame before the Aggies took an early timeout down 4-0. Alabama continued to extend its lead, eventually pulling ahead 13-6 at the halfway point as Texas A&M took its final timeout. The Aggies would fight back to draw within three, trailing 17-14, but the Tide would rebound to win the set by six points, 25-19.Tied at 4-4 in set two, Texas A&M scored three quick points to pull ahead 7-4 as Alabama took its first timeout. The Aggies would remain in front but the Tide continually chipped away at the deficit, eventually drawing within one on an ace to make it 19-18 and force Texas A&M to take a timeout. Alabama would tie the set three times before eventually taking a late 22-21 lead as the Aggies took their second timeout. Alabama took its final timeout with the score tied 23-23 and eventually pushed ahead to win the frame, 26-24, and take a 2-0 match lead.Alabama jumped ahead 3-1 early in set three but momentum quickly flipped in favvor of Texas A&M as they pulled ahead 8-4 and the Tide took a timeout. Kevin Durant Shoes Wholesale. Alabama took its second timeout facing a five-point deficit, 16-11, but managed to push back late within three, 22-19, as a kill by Rivers forced Texas A&M to take a timeout. The Aggies reached set point, 24-20, but back-to-back kills by Emily Stebbins and Rivers kept the set going as Texas A&M took its final timeout up 24-22. The Aggies ended the set on the next point however, posting a kill to win 25-22 and avoid the sweep.Just like the third set, an early 4-3 Alabama lead in the fourth was quickly erased by a 5-0 Texas A&M run, pushing the Aggies ahead 8-4 at the Tides first timeout. Texas A&M continued to extend its lead, with back-to-back points making it 16-9 before Alabama was forced to take its final timeout of the frame. Leading by the same margin later, 23-16, the Aggies put it away with back-to-back points to win, 25-16, and force a deciding fifth set.Facing an early 5-3 deficit in set five, the Tide rattled off four unanswered points, capped by a Natalie Murison service ace, as Texas A&M took a timeout down 7-5. Alabama continued to charge ahead after the mid-set switch, leading 12-7 at the Aggies second timeout and reaching set point, 14-10. Texas A&M didnt go down quietly, scoring three-straight points to stay alive and draw within one as Alabama burned both of its timeouts in the process. A service error by the Aggies ended it on the next rally as Alabama won, 15-13.Next, Alabama wraps up its eight-match home stand on Sunday, Sept. 25 against No. 6 Florida (10-1) at Noon CT live on SEC Network. ' ' ' 

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