AL East


In New York, where the Yankees are shuffling along at .500 with a moribund offense and injury-hampered pitching, they can take solace in being part of the American League East.


Stuart Sternberg is at the final table. He likes his cards. So he’s going to go …

Don’t say it.


As currently constructed, the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees are counting on production in 2014 from opposite ends of the baseball time line.


With the re-signing of first baseman James Loney, the thrifty Tampa Bay Rays have kept their starting infield together for 2014.