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New York Yankees’ Carlos Beltran’s Beautiful Penthouse Apartment in Manhattan: Photo
March 24th, 2015 at 12:00 PM
New York Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran is the new owner of a penthouse apartment in Manhattan that cost a ridiculous amount of money. Beltran bought the new home for $9.3 million, according to Curbed NY: ***PHOTO1*** But now the slugger has finally slid into home base—a $9.3 millionone, at that—in the form of...

New York Yankees’ Jacoby Ellsbury Feeling Better and Confident About Opening Day
March 24th, 2015 at 10:59 AM
New York Yankees outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury will be an important part of the team's starting lineup this season, so it's good to see him feeling better after a mild strain of his oblique. ***PHOTO2*** The injury was set to keep Ellsbury out of baseball activities for a week, which has proven to...

New York Yankees Prospect Slade Heathcott Has Epic Warm-Up Moves: Video
March 23rd, 2015 at 1:57 PM
New York Yankees prospect Slade Heathcott should win an award for his fantastic warm-up dance-type moves upon entering games. ***PHOTO3*** Unfortunately Heathcott's moves were displayed after he was called into the game to replace injured teammate Jose Pirela, who had just run into a wall and was carted off the field. Clearly Heathcott...

Joe Girardi not Happy After Brett Gardner Jumps Wall for New York Yankees Teammate’s Glove
March 21st, 2015 at 5:07 PM
Brett Gardner is the ultimate nice guy, so when one of his New York Yankees teammates lost their glove over the outfield wall on Saturday, naturally Gardy was there to lend a helping hand. ***PHOTO1*** As Chris Young's glove lay helpless beyond the outfield wall after making an attempt to catch Chris...

New York Yankees’ Brett Gardner to Take Derek Jeter’s Locker in 2015?
March 21st, 2015 at 2:30 PM
The New York Yankees are looking to fill the void at the locker once owned by Derek Jeter, and outfielder Brett Gardner is one of the top candidates to take the space. ***PHOTO1*** According to Ken Davidoff of the New York Post, Yankees equipment manager Rob Cucuzza made it clear that Jeter's...

Jacoby Ellsbury Injury Worse than New York Yankees Thought After MRI
March 18th, 2015 at 6:21 PM
UPDATE: Thursday, March 19th at 5:31 p.m. ET Jacoby Ellsbury spoke to MLB.com's Bryan Hoch and seems to be pretty sure he'll be ready for opening day despite his oblique injury: ***PHOTO3*** End of Update Original Text Jacoby Ellsbury had a precautionary MRI that revealed a mild oblique strain. ***PHOTO1*** Ellsbury will be sidelined for a week,...

Aaron Judge’s Sick Catch, Gary Sanchez HR Highlights from Tuesday’s Yankees Game: Video
March 12th, 2015 at 12:04 PM
Aaron Judge has let his bat do the talking so far during Spring Training, but Tuesday he let his glove in on the fun. ***PHOTO1*** The 275 pound right fielder is primarily known for his extraordinary power. He is the New York Yankees' best power-hitting prospect, and plenty of fans hope that...

New York Yankees Players Complain Soccer Will Ruin Field Conditions at Yankee Stadium
March 11th, 2015 at 12:36 PM
With soccer set to become a regular occurrence at Yankee Stadium in 2015, there are some New York Yankees players who aren't too happy about what the sport can do to the field. ***PHOTO1*** The first ever home match for Major League Soccer's newest franchise, the New York City FC, is set...

MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees Talked Trade for Jason Heyward, Andrelton Simmons with Braves
March 10th, 2015 at 9:58 AM
The New York Yankees and Atlanta Braves made a deal during the offseason with the trade that sent prospect Manny Banuelos to Atlanta for relievers Chasen Shreve and David Carpenter; but that wasn't the only deal the teams were discussing. ***PHOTO1*** According to Andy Martino of Newsday, the Yankees were interested in...

New York Yankees Shouldn’t Deal Top Prospects for Philadelphia Phillies Ace Cole Hamels
March 9th, 2015 at 5:00 PM
There have been reports about the New York Yankees and Cole Hamels suggesting that the Philadelphia Phillies were asking for several Yankees prospects in a potential trade. ***PHOTO1*** Frankly, it would be a big mistake to part with a number of prospects for a player like Hamels. Let's be clear: this is...

Reggie Jackson to Auction Off Infamous Yankee Stadium Letters from Old Ballpark
March 9th, 2015 at 12:01 PM
The infamous letters that spelled out "Yankee Stadium" outside the old ballpark in the Bronx are being auctioned off by their owner, New York Yankees legend Reggie Jackson. ***PHOTO1*** The Associated Press is reporting that the letters, which stand 10-feet high, are estimated to sell for around $300,000 to $600,000 at an...

New York Yankees Prospect Aaron Judge Could Make Jump to Triple-A Soon, Says Scout
March 8th, 2015 at 10:56 AM
New York Yankees prospect Aaron Judge is receiving rave reviews this spring and scouts are saying he could be in Triple-A in no time, moving him closer to making the big leagues. Judge has shined this spring already after launching a three-run bomb in the ninth with two outs and down...

New York Yankees’ Carlos Beltran Reacts After 0-2 Showing in 1st Spring Game
March 7th, 2015 at 9:07 AM
New York Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran was in the lineup for the first time this spring on Friday night and failed to reach base via a hit in the contest versus the Pittsburgh Pirates. ***PHOTO1*** Beltran, who suffered from an ailing elbow and had to have surgery at the end of 2014,...

Can New York Yankees’ Carlos Beltran Still Be a Strong Contributor in 2015?
March 5th, 2015 at 5:01 PM
The New York Yankees signed Carlos Beltran to a three year $45 million contract before the 2014 season. Beltran was 36 at the time. Critics of the signing pointed out Beltran's age and the concern that he would not be able to put up the numbers he had in St....

Help from Within: the Importance of Jacoby Ellsbury and Brian McCann in 2015
March 4th, 2015 at 3:40 PM
The New York Yankees have struggled mightily to score runs over the past two seasons. After scoring over 800 runs in 16 out of 17 seasons from 1996 to to 2012, the Yankees failed to eclipse 700 runs in 2013 and 2014. This drop-off in offensive production can largely be...

Aaron Judge Hits 3-Run HR, Gets Praise from Yankees Manager Joe Girardi: Video
March 4th, 2015 at 8:00 AM
New York Yankees prospect Aaron Judge made some noise on Tuesday during the team's first spring training game versus the Philadelphia Phillies, and his manager took notice. ***PHOTO1*** With the Yankees trailing by three with two outs in the ninth and down to his final strike, Judge lifted a ball to left...

Yankees Vs. Phillies: Full Preview for Bronx Bombers’ 1st Spring Training Game
March 3rd, 2015 at 9:52 AM
The New York Yankees will meet the Philadelphia Phillies for what amounts to the most insignificant game of the year—unless of course you're a Yankees fan dying to watch even remotely competitive baseball, and interested in seeing some of the best the team's minors has to offer. ***PHOTO1*** Unfortunately this particular exhibition...

New York Yankees’ Jacoby Ellsbury Gets Photobombed by Stephen Drew: Photo
February 27th, 2015 at 6:18 PM
Major League Baseball has this new thing called the Twitter mirror this season and the New York Yankees have been taking and posting pictures of each player taking their turn. When it was center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury's time to step up to the plate, infielder Stephen Drew decided to get...

Jacoby Ellsbury Says New York Yankees are “Definitely Motivated”
February 26th, 2015 at 4:30 PM
New York Yankees outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury seems to be confident going into the 2015 season. ***PHOTO1*** The outfielder was a key contributor in his first season with the New York Yankees, batting .271/.328/.419 with 16 home runs, 70 RBI, and 39 stolen bases. Ellsbury said he had an easy transition to the...

MLB Rumors: Andruw Jones Drawing Interest from 2 Teams in Comeback Attempt
February 2nd, 2015 at 2:47 PM
Atlanta Braves great and former New York Yankees outfielder Andruw Jones is looking to make a comeback attempt to Major League Baseball in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** Jones has played in Japan over the past two seasons and has compiled some pretty solid numbers, hitting 26 homers and 94 RBI in his first season,...