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New York Yankees SS Derek Jeter: I Still Have a Season to Play in 2014
February 19th, 2014 at 9:13 PM
Derek Jeter's addressed his decision to retire at the end of the 2014 season for the first time today. Jeter commented on his retirement but reiterated that he "still has a season to play". Jeter talked with the press in Tampa as the first day of Spring Training kicked off. ***VIDEO1*** Jeter...

The New York Yankees Eagerly Await the Return of “The Killer B’s”
February 17th, 2014 at 12:26 AM
It was just a few years ago when the hopes of the New York Yankees farm system were tied to three "future pitching stars". Andrew Brackman, Manny Banuelos and Dellin Betances were supposed to bring the Yankees minor league system back to prominence. The three Yankee saviors were deemed "The Killer B's".  ***PHOTO1*** It...

What to Make of the New York Yankees Infield?
February 5th, 2014 at 6:16 PM
Entering last season the New York Yankees had many questions regarding the infield. Who will play third base for Alex Rodriguez? Will Derek Jeter be healthy? Will Mark Teixeira be able to make it through the season without getting injured? Sound familiar? ***PHOTO1*** Fast forward to 2014 and many of the same questions still exist. So...

What to Make of New York Yankees Infield for 2014
January 25th, 2014 at 3:38 PM
Entering last season the Yankees had many questions regarding the infield.  Who will play third base for Alex Rodriguez? Will Derek Jeter be healthy? Will Mark Teixeira be able to make it through the season without getting injured? Sound familiar? Fast forward to 2014, many of the same questions still exist. So...

Should the New York Yankees Make a Move for Johan Santana with Masahiro Tanaka Staying in Japan?
December 20th, 2013 at 3:57 AM
With Masahiro Tanaka not being posted to Major League Baseball and staying in Japanese baseball now, it drastically alters the New York Yankees plans for their starting rotation and it still leaves a lot of question marks surrounding it. Just like in 2011 after Andy Pettitte retired for the first time...

New York Yankees Pitcher Michael Pineda Will Compete for a Rotation Spot
December 11th, 2013 at 1:34 AM
On January 13, 2012, then Seattle Mariners rookie pitcher Michael Pineda, along with Jose Campos, was traded to the New York Yankees for Jesus Montero and Hector Noesi. But due to tendinitis and a subsequent anterior labral tear in his right shoulder, he missed the 2012 and 2013 seasons, yet having to pitch...

New York Yankees SS Derek Jeter Remains Confident He Can Return to Form in 2014
October 22nd, 2013 at 3:59 AM
Despite the worst year of his career in 2013 New York Yankees Captain Derek Jeter is excited about this being a "normal winter" for him. The 39-year old shortstop believes his usual winter training program will help round him back into a solid player once again. Jeter himself believed the 2013 season...

New York Yankees LHP Boone Logan Diagnosed with Bone Spur in Elbow, Aiming to Pitch by Friday
September 17th, 2013 at 4:21 PM
Boone Logan has been one of the more stable parts of the New York Yankees bullpen in the 2013 season, pitching with a 5-2 record and a 3.26 ERA in 60 appearances, but he hasn't pitched for the team since September 6 with reported discomfort in his left elbow. ***PHOTO1*** Some felt...

Alfonso Soriano Scratched from New York Yankees Lineup Vs. Boston Red Sox with Sprained Thumb
September 14th, 2013 at 1:57 PM
The New York Yankees were going to have Alfonso Soriano in their cleanup spot and playing left field for Saturday afternoon's game against the Boston Red Sox, but with about 10 minutes to go before the game, Yankees manager Joe Girardi pulled Soriano out of the lineup with a sprained...

New York Yankees Activate RHP David Phelps Off DL; Available Out of Bullpen Vs. Boston Red Sox
September 14th, 2013 at 11:08 AM
It's been over two months since the New York Yankees have seen right-handed pitcher Daivd Phelps, who has been on the disabled list with a right forearm injury dating all the way back to July 4.  ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees will activate Phelps on Saturday afternoon and will be available to pitch out...

Report: New York Yankees’ Brett Gardner Has Grade 1 Oblique Strain, Likely Done for Regular Season
September 13th, 2013 at 5:52 PM
On Thursday during their 6-5 victory over the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards, New York Yankees center fielder Brett Gardner left the game in the first inning with what was originally diagnosed as an oblique strain. ***PHOTO1*** On Friday, Dayn Perry of CBS Sports reported that the MRI from Gardner's injury revealed...

New York Yankees’ Brett Gardner Suffers Oblique Strain on Thursday Vs. Baltimore Orioles, Status Unknown
September 13th, 2013 at 1:55 AM
The New York Yankees already lost Derek Jeter for the remainder of the 2013 season due to an ankle injury, and on Thursday night, the Yankees might have suffered another tough blow to the team that is fighting like hell to make the postseason. ***PHOTO1*** Brett Gardner left the game against the...

New York Yankees Announce 10-Year Deal with WFAN 660, Will Broadcast Games on Radio Starting in 2014 Season
September 11th, 2013 at 7:03 PM
On Wednesday, the New York Yankees announced they will be switching radio carriers for the 2014 season, as they will be moving from WCBS Radio on 880 AM to WFAN Radio, which is 660 AM. The deal that the Yankees signed is for 10 years and worth roughly around $15-20 million per...

New York Yankees SS Derek Jeter Placed on DL, Officially Out for Remainder of 2013 Season
September 11th, 2013 at 5:01 PM
The nightmare season for New York Yankees shortstop and captain Derek Jeter is officially over on Wednesday, as the team has announced that they have placed their 39-year-old shortstop on the disabled list from the ankle injury he suffered over the weekend against the Boston Red Sox and will be...

Report: New York Yankees SS Derek Jeter May Get Shut Down for Remainder of 2013 Season
September 8th, 2013 at 7:49 PM
Derek Jeter has already been on the disabled list three separate times for three different injuries in the New York Yankees 2013 season. After leaving in the 6th inning of the Yankees' Saturday afternoon's 13-9 loss to the Boston Red Sox after feeling discomfort in his surgically repaired ankle, he...

New York Yankees 1B/3B Kevin Youkilis Still Aiming to Join Team in September
September 2nd, 2013 at 12:46 AM
In the 2013 season, Kevin Youkilis has become somewhat of a forgotten name for the New York Yankees; mostly because he's spent most of the year on the disabled list. He's played in all of 28 games for the Yankees this year and is currently on the DL recovering from back...

New York Yankees and Baltimore Orioles Weekend Series Pitching Preview
August 30th, 2013 at 4:31 PM
With their proverbial back against the wall, the New York Yankees start this home-stand against the Baltimore Orioles and eight games behind the division leading Boston Red Sox and five games out of a Wild Card spot. Tonight's game has LHP CC Sabathia (11-11, 4.81 ERA) going for New York against Baltimore's...

New York Yankees Injury News and Notes 8-29-13
August 29th, 2013 at 2:46 PM
On the New York Yankees injury front infielder Eduardo Nunez is scheduled for an MRI on his right knee today. Nunez who was originally penciled into last night's lineup was scratched after batting practice with continued knee pain. Yankees still haven't called up another infielder hoping they can bide time...

New York Yankees Robinson Cano Suffers Left Hand Contusion, Listed as Day-to-Day
August 27th, 2013 at 10:44 PM
The New York Yankees had a rather scary moment in the top of the first inning when Robinson Cano was hit on the left hand by a pitch from Toronto Blue Jays left-handed starter J.A. Happ. ***PHOTO1*** Yankees manager Joe Girardi and trainer Steve Donahue came racing out of the dugout to...

New York Yankees Activate Derek Jeter Off DL
August 26th, 2013 at 6:04 PM
The New York Yankees will get another addition to their offense back into the lineup on Monday night, as they have activated shortstop and captain Derek Jeter off the 15-day disabled list. ***PHOTO1*** Jeter will bat second and play shortstop for the Yankees when they take on R.A. Dickey and the Toronto...