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WPIX Uses ‘Seinfeld’ to Promote New York Yankees’ Return to Channel 11: Video
March 30th, 2015 at 1:48 PM
The New York Yankees are back in their old stomping grounds on channel 11 as WPIX will broadcast their games this season, along with the games of the New York Mets. In order to let people know about this big deal, PIX 11 is using some cuts from "Seinfeld" episodes to...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Wants to Emulate Keith Hernandez at 1st Base
March 30th, 2015 at 11:55 AM
If New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez could emulate one person at first base this season, it would be one of his heroes growing up, former New York Mets first baseman Keith Hernandez. ***PHOTO2*** Rodriguez made his first base debut on Sunday and it was rather uneventful, however it shows that...

Baltimore Orioles’ Buck Showalter Thinks Alex Rodriguez’s HR Trot was Slow
March 30th, 2015 at 10:00 AM
When asked to give his opinion of how New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez looked in the spring training game in which the 39-year-old homered, Baltimore Orioles manager Buck Showalter mentioned his home run trot. ***PHOTO1*** A-Rod absolutely clubbed a homer off Orioles pitcher Brian Matusz and you can tell Rodriguez...

The New York Yankees, New York Mets and the “Derby”
March 30th, 2015 at 8:43 AM
Crosstown rivals New York Yankees and New York Mets faced each other in the 2000 World Series. The disparity since that tussle between the two sides since is marked, meaning that the Yankees often look elsewhere for their biggest, most hated rivals. ***PHOTO1*** The spoils in 2000 went to the elder of...

Felix Lopez-Yoan Moncada Story Shows New York Yankees’ Lack of Organizational Control
March 29th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Although the son-in-law of the late George Steinbrenner was fired weeks ago, news of it just came down on Saturday afternoon, and along with it comes embarrassing details being released about the New York Yankees. ***PHOTO2*** Bill Madden of the New York Daily News reported on Saturday that the Yankees had said...

Sporting KC Players Recreate George Brett-Pine Tar Game at Yankee Stadium: Video
March 29th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
After earning a win over the New York City Football Club on Saturday night, Sporting Kansas City players took to the field to recreate one of the most memorable moments in Major League Baseball history: the pine tar game. It took place on July 24, 1983 at Yankee Stadium, with George...

David Ortiz Thinks Positive Test Leak in 2009 Came from New York to Protect Yankees
March 28th, 2015 at 8:36 AM
Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz's bid to prove he isn't a cheater and that he deserves to be in the Hall of Fame has taken another pathetic turn. ***PHOTO1*** First Ortiz wrote a lengthy article in The Players' Tribune filled with expletives trying to explain why he isn't a cheater...

Red Sox DH David Ortiz Explains 2003 Positive Test, Hall of Fame Chances in Expletive-Laced Article
March 26th, 2015 at 6:42 PM
Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz is trying his best to save face with fans and give himself a chance for the Hall of Fame by writing an explanation in his own words for a positive steroid test in 2003. ***PHOTO1*** Ortiz was one of many names on a list from...

New York Yankees’ Stephen Drew Praised by Boston Red Sox 3B Coach Brian Butterfield
March 25th, 2015 at 9:44 AM
While you can't find many people saying nice things about New York Yankees second baseman Stephen Drew, there is one guy in Drew's corner who just so happens to be a former coach for the Bronx Bombers. ***PHOTO1*** Brian Butterfield was on Buck Showalter's staff as the first base coach for the...

Tampa Bay Rays to Retire Don Zimmer’s No. 66 Jersey on Opening Day
March 24th, 2015 at 3:15 PM
Former New York Yankees coach Don Zimmer will be honored by the last team he was ever with, the Tampa Bay Rays, on Opening Day when the team retires his jersey. ***PHOTO1*** Before passing away in 2014, Zimmer wore the No. 66 as a coach for the Rays, which is the jersey...

Detroit Tigers Fans Tell Alex Rodriguez to Simulate Drug Test After 2nd Spring HR: Video
March 21st, 2015 at 10:00 AM
New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez hit his second home run of spring training on Friday and gave Detroit Tigers fans a reason to hate on him as he rounded the bases. ***PHOTO1*** Obviously, the homer wasn't accepted warmly, as the Yanks were playing the Tigers in Detroit's home spring training...

MLB Trade Rumors: ‘Multiple Teams’ Talking About New York Yankees’ Austin Romine
March 20th, 2015 at 12:30 PM
New York Yankees catcher Austin Romine is drawing some attention from teams around the league as the end of spring training nears. ***PHOTO2*** Romine, who is out of options with the Yankees, is competing for the backup catcher job against fellow backstop, John Ryan Murphy. Should Romine not make the team as...

Yankees License Plates Outnumber Mets Plates in New York State
March 18th, 2015 at 12:00 PM
Score another victory for the New York Yankees and their fans. ***PHOTO2*** It turns out the Department of Motor Vehicles in New York has a count of how many Yankees and New York Mets license plates are out there in the state and it's the Bronx Bombers who took home the higher...

Rare Color Footage of New York Yankees-Cincinnati Reds 1939 World Series Surfaces: Video
March 15th, 2015 at 10:45 AM
It isn't often you get to see World Series footage from 1939, so this video of the New York Yankees taking on the Cincinnati Reds from the World War II era isn't something you see everyday. ***PHOTO1*** The video shows us a rare look back into that era, as the two teams...

New York Yankees Release Statement on Passing of Former Team President/CEO Al Rosen
March 15th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Cleveland Indians great and former New York Yankees team President Al Rosen has passed away at the age of 91, it was announced on Saturday. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees released a statement on his passing Saturday night, via Hal Steinbrenner: "I am saddened to hear of the passing of Al Rosen. During his time...

New York Yankees’ Austin Romine Throws Dirt on Brother Andrew’s Cleats During At-Bat: Video
March 14th, 2015 at 2:46 PM
The Detroit Tigers-New York Yankees spring training contest got a little more interesting on Saturday afternoon as two brothers squared off: Yankees catcher Austin Romine and Tigers shortstop Andrew Romine. ***PHOTO1*** Prior to the game, the Romine brothers spoke about facing one another, and Austin happened to mention that he planned on...

New York Yankees Fans Dominate Boston Red Sox Fans in Connecticut, New Poll Shows
March 14th, 2015 at 9:35 AM
A new Quinnipiac poll shows that the New York Yankees are winning the fan war in the state of Connecticut over the Boston Red Sox. The photo above, courtesy of the Harvard Sports Analysis Collective, via CTBlogs.com, show the distribution of fans, with the obvious colors representing each team. Although neither...

Red Sox Fan Viciously Taunts Alex Rodriguez, Then Looks Dumb After HR: Video
March 14th, 2015 at 8:00 AM
Now is not the time to be taunting New York Yankees designated hitter, Alex Rodriguez. A Boston Red Sox fan found that out first-hand in such a way that even the biggest A-Rod-hating Yankee fan could get behind. ***PHOTO1*** So this bozo from Beantown decided to chime in on the A-Rod discussion...

MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees’ Austin Romine Drawing Interest from Phillies
March 12th, 2015 at 3:40 PM
The New York Yankees have had quite a bit of catching depth the past few seasons and as a result, there are always teams inquiring about one of their young catchers. ***PHOTO1*** During the offseason, the Yanks dealt Francisco Cervelli to the Pittsburgh Pirates, the oft-injured catcher who still drew plenty of...

MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees Have Shown Interest in Troy Tulowitzki Over Past 2 Years
March 11th, 2015 at 9:29 AM
It's no secret that it made sense for the New York Yankees to look into a potential deal for Troy Tulowitzki over the past two seasons with the retirement of Derek Jeter looming, but now it has been confirmed that general manager Brian Cashman was interested in the All-Star shortstop. ***PHOTO1*** CBS...