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New York Yankees Drop Final Game of Three Game Series to Tampa Bay Rays
June 7th, 2012 at 11:39 PM
The Tampa Bay Rays defeated the New York Yankees 7-3 to avoid the three game sweep on Thursday night. With the win, the Rays are once again in first place in the American League East.  ***PHOTO1*** C.C. Sabathia started the game for the Yankees and got the loss after giving up five...

New York Yankees Beat the Tampa Bay Rays for the Second Consecutive Game
June 6th, 2012 at 9:51 PM
The New York Yankees defeated the Tampa Bay Rays, 4-1 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx. For the second consecutive game New York pitching dominated the punch less Rays. Yankees' starter Ivan Nova said before the game, "I just want to keep the line moving." Nova was referencing the last two Yankee wins, the complete game by Phil Hughes...

Curtis Granderson’s Grand Slam Highlights a New York Yankees’ Victory
June 2nd, 2012 at 8:14 AM
The New York Yankees beat the Detroit Tigers, 9-4 Friday night at Comerica Park behind the hitting of Curtis Granderson and pitching of ace CC Sabathia. Seven is the lucky number in the case of Sabathia and closer Rafael Soriano with CC picking up his seventh win of the season and Rafael his seventh save. Sabathia battled through his early struggles, but did what he...

New York Yankees’ Derek Jeter, Another Hit Another Milestone on the March to Cooperstown
May 28th, 2012 at 11:32 AM
Derek Jeter continues to amass hits paving the way to Cooperstown. Another day, another milestone in the Captain's Hall of Fame career. Yesterday Derek only went 1-5 against the Oakland Athletics, but with that one single he passed George Brett with 3,155 hits to take over sole possession of 14th place on the all-time hit...

New York Yankees Bomb Oakland Athletics in Win to Start West Coast Swing
May 26th, 2012 at 8:04 AM
The New York Yankees finally have lived up to their nickname going yard in their, 6-3 win over the Oakland Athletics at Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California. West Coast swings haven't always been kind to the Yankees, so this is a nice way to get started using the long ball with home runs by...

New York Yankees Shut Out by Kansas City Royals
May 21st, 2012 at 10:59 PM
The New York Yankees offense was still MIA in their 6-0 loss to the Kansas City Royals at Yankee Stadium. In a constant drizzle of rain the Yankees bats went 0-13 with RISP staying silent once again and extending that streak to 6-72, the worst in the Major Leagues. New York only mustered seven hits against Kansas City...

Toronto Blue Jays Sweep New York Yankees in Two Game Series with 4-1 Win
May 17th, 2012 at 10:09 PM
The New York Yankees were swept by the Toronto Blue Jays in a two game series after losing 4-1 on Thursday night. Phil Hughes got the loss for New York, dropping his record to 3-5 this season.  Hughes allowed seven hits, two walks, and two runs in five and a third...

New York Yankees Get Bombed by Toronto Blue Jays in 8-1 Loss
May 16th, 2012 at 9:54 PM
The Toronto Blue Jays defeated the New York Yankees, 8-1 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Canada. Yankees’ starter Hiroki Kuroda had one of his worst starts this year leaving a lot of pitches over the middle of the plate, with a majority of them just floating up to the batters with...

New York Yankees Lose 5-2 to Baltimore Orioles
May 15th, 2012 at 10:06 PM
The Baltimore Orioles defeated the New York Yankees 5-2 on Tuesday night to split the two game series. The loss just added on to the bad news the Yankees received earlier in the day, when reliever David Robertson was placed on the 15-day disabled list.  ***PHOTO1*** C.C. Sabathia started for the Yankees...

New York Yankees Win Over Baltimore Orioles, but May Have Lost Another Starter to Injury
May 14th, 2012 at 11:05 PM
The New York Yankees defeated the Baltimore Orioles, 8-5 on a rainy night at Camden Yards. ***PHOTO1***   In the beginning of spring training, once Andy Pettitte announced he was coming back, everyone was saying the Yankees have seven starters for five positions. Well, the old saying is you can never have enough...

Tampa Bay Rays @ New York Yankees: Yankees Gameday #31
May 10th, 2012 at 3:48 PM
Game #31 May 10th, 2012 New York Yankees Tampa Bay Rays Game Details Time: 7:05 PM EDT Stadium: Yankee Stadium, (Bronx, NY) Broadcast: YES Game Conditions Weather: Partly Cloudy Temperature: 60 degrees Wind: NW at 11 mph Lineups: 1 – Derek Jeter 2 – Nick Swisher 3 – Robinson Cano 4 – Alex Rodriguez 5 – Mark Teixeira 6 – Curtis Granderson 7 – Andruw Jones 8 – Eduardo Nunez 9 –...

New York Yankees Lose to Tampa Bay Rays, David Robertson Blows His First Save
May 9th, 2012 at 10:36 PM
The New York Yankees lost to the Tampa Bay Rays, 4-1 at Yankee Stadium. ***PHOTO1***  The Yankees new closer David Robertson tried for his second save of the season, but gave up back-to-back singles and a walk to load the bases with no outs. Robertson than would strike out Carlos Pena, but B.J....

Raul Ibanez’s Two Home Runs Lead New York Yankees Over Tampa Bay Rays
May 8th, 2012 at 10:23 PM
The New York Yankees beat the first place Tampa Bay Rays 5-3 on Tuesday night in game one of a three game series. Leading the Yankees to victory was Raul Ibanez, who went 2-4 with two home runs and three RBI.  ***PHOTO1*** Helping Ibanez carry the Yankees offense was center fielder Curtis Granderson,...

Mariano Rivera Carted Off the Field in Pregame Warmup in Kansas City
May 3rd, 2012 at 7:42 PM
New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera was carted off the field at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City after falling on the warning track while shagging fly balls. ***PHOTO1***  YES network showed the video tape of the injury in their pregame show. Rivera was running after a fly ball and when he hit the warning track his foot slipped and he fell down...

New York Yankees’ Offense MIA in Loss to Baltimore Orioles
May 2nd, 2012 at 10:12 PM
The New York Yankees were blanked by the Baltimore Orioles, 5-0 in the final game of the three game set at Yankee Stadium. ***PHOTO1***  Two young right handers started in the Bronx between New York's Ivan Nova and Baltimore's Jake Arrieta. Nova was trying to tie Roger Clemens' franchise record of 16 consecutive victories, but Arrieta had other ideas. , but Arrieta was nearly unhittable keeping the Yankees off balance...

Baltimore Orioles @ New York Yankees: Yankees Gameday #24
May 2nd, 2012 at 6:05 PM
Game #24 May 2nd, 2012 New York Yankees Baltimore Orioles Game Details Time: 7:05 PM EDT Stadium: Yankee Stadium (Bronx, NY) Broadcast: YES Game Conditions Weather: Few Showers Temperature: 54°F – 56°F Wind: ENE 4-6 MPH Lineups: 1 – Derek Jeter 2 – Curtis Granderson 3 – Alex Rodriguez 4 – Robinson Cano 5 – Mark Teixeira 6 – Raul Ibanez 7 – Eric Chavez 8 – Andruw Jones 9 –...

Brian Matusz, Baltimore Orioles Shut Down New York Yankees in 7-1 Win
May 1st, 2012 at 10:19 PM
The Baltimore Orioles defeated the New York Yankees 7-1 on Tuesday night after a strong pitching performance from starter Brian Matusz. The left-hander got his first win of the season after pitching six and a third innings, allowing just one run and striking out four.  ***PHOTO1*** Phil Hughes started for the Yankees...

Baltimore Orioles @ New York Yankees: Yankees Gameday #23
May 1st, 2012 at 6:05 PM
Game #23 May 1st, 2012 New York Yankees Baltimore Orioles Game Details Time: 7:05 PM EDT Stadium: Yankee Stadium (Bronx, NY) Broadcast: YES Game Conditions Weather: Partly Cloudy Temperature: 62°F – 68°F Wind: NNE 6-7 MPH Lineups: 1 – Derek Jeter 2 – Curtis Granderson 3 – Alex Rodriguez 4 – Robinson Cano 5 – Mark Teixeira 6 – Andruw Jones 7 – Russell Martin 8 – Eduardo Nunez 9 –...

New York Yankees, Boston Red Sox Will Play Doubleheader on July 7 to Make up April 22 Rainout
May 1st, 2012 at 11:39 AM
The New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox will play a day-night doubleheader on July 7 at Fenway Park in Boston. The doubleheader will make up their April 22 game which was postponed due to weather conditions.  ***PHOTO1*** The first game of the doubleheader will start at 12:35 PM, while the second game...

Former New York Yankees Outfielder Hideki Matsui Signs with Tampa Bay Rays
May 1st, 2012 at 10:43 AM
The Tampa Bay Rays have announced that they have signed designated hitter Hideki Matsui to a minor-league deal. ***PHOTO1*** "Over the past two decades, Hideki has been one of the most consistently productive hitters in the worl," Rays executive VP of baseball operations Andrew Friedman said. "We are happy to add his ability,...