The AL East-leading Tampa Bay looked energetic in a 10-6 win over the Yankees in the start of a big but brief two-game series at the Stadium on Wednesday night. Also, the Yankees lost Jorge Posada for 3-4 weeks with a hairline fracture on the bottom of his foot. Erik Boland has the story here.

Ken Davidoff writes that the dynamic Rays make the Yankees look old and tried. Check it out here.

Kimberley Martin writes that injuries to Posada and Nick Swisher have left the Yankees shorthanded.

A.J. Burnett has no excuses about his performance in Wednesday night's loss to Tampa Bay. The righthander said he simply needs to do better. Kimberley Martin has the story.

Tampa Bay starter Matt Garza said his team won't take a backseat to the Yankees. Check out Arthur Staple's story here.

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Alex Rodriguez said he is aware of the recent charges against Tony Galea, but isn't saying much else. Galea, a Canadian sports doctor, was charged on Tuesday with smuggling, unlawful distribution of human growth hormone, introducing unapproved drug Actovegin into interstate commerce and conspiring to lie to federal agents and defraud the United States. The charges were part of a criminal complaint in U.S. District Court in Buffalo. Rodriguez has said in the past that he received treatment from Galea for his injured hip, but did not take HGH. Erik Boland writes about it.