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Reeling Yanks swept by Texas, tumble to .500

All the pomp and circumstance of Bernie Williams Night couldn't obscure the fact that the current Yankees -- losers of six straight and 10 of 11 -- are in a free fall.

7hChristina Kahrl

Sunday's power rankings

Sunday's top performances in baseball included another strong start by Michael Wacha, who improved to 7-0 by beating the Royals.

Baseball Tonight Video

Rangers, Yankees going in opposite directions (1:08)

Dodgers fan records himself catching HR ball (0:26)

MLB Video

Goins, Encarnacion homer to lift Toronto (0:48)

Pitcher pulls off hidden-ball trick (0:26)
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9hDoug Kern

Kernels: Aces Wild

Highlighting the most notable pitching performances in MLB over the past week.

Olney: MLB has flawed policy (1:40)


Buster Olney @Buster_ESPN

Jason Kipnis, human barometer: He had a .551 OPS in April, when CLE was 7-14; In May, Indians 13-9, and Kipnis has an OPS of 1.260.

Yankees retire Bernie Williams' No. 51

The Yanks unveiled his plaque that will reside in Monument Park at Yankee Stadium before their series finale against the Rangers. Said Williams: "This is unbelievable. ... I am overwhelmed."


Yankees Video: Brian McCann 2-run single in 1st, team blanked rest of way in loss to Rangers, completing 3-game sweep


Rangers Highlight: Adam Rosales 2-run HR, Prince Fielder 3 H and 2 RBI, complete 3-game sweep of Yankees with 5-2 win


Slumping Yankees lose again

After New York retired the number of former center fielder Bernie Williams, the Yankees fell to the Rangers 5-2, their 10th loss in 11 games.


Rangers, Yankees going in opposite directions

Texas has won five in a row. New York has lost 10 of 11. What are the Yankees doing wrong and the Rangers doing right? The Sunday Night Baseball crew breaks it down.


Kieran Darcy @KieranDarcy

Girardi sounds a little concerned about McCann, who came out early. Started out feeling like cramp in foot, but then calf acted up. #yankees

Final: Rangers 5, Yankees 2

Prince Fielder (3-for-5) drove in two runs, and Yovani Gallardo kept the Yankees' bats quiet over 6 IP as Texas swept the three-game set in the Bronx. New York has lost 10 of 11. Box score