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Pedro Martinez Admits Regret for Pushing New York Yankees’ Don Zimmer, but for Wrong Reason
April 30th, 2015 at 10:49 AM
In an upcoming book written by Boston Red Sox legend Pedro Martinez, the Hall of Fame pitcher admits he has regret about pushing former New York Yankees bench coach, the late Don Zimmer, to the ground during the 2003 American League Championship series. ***PHOTO1*** Game 3 of the 2003 ALCS was a...

Yankees Vs. Mets 4/24/15: Lineups, Pitching Matchup, Viewing Info for Game No. 17
April 24th, 2015 at 3:25 PM
The New York Yankees (9-7) and Mets (13-3) open up their Subway Series on Friday night as first place teams in their respective divisions, which is the first time that has happened in the 19-year history of the two squads meeting in the regular season. ***PHOTO1*** The Mets aren't just leading their...

Yankees Vs. Rays Preview 4/17/15: Lineups, Pitching Matchup and Viewing Info for Game No. 10
April 17th, 2015 at 3:40 PM
The New York Yankees (3-6) and Tampa Bay Rays (6-4) are going in different directions as they are set to meet for their first series of 2015. ***PHOTO1*** The Rays are winners in five of their last six games and just got finished taking three-of-four from the Toronto Blue Jays on the...

New York Yankees’ Minor-League Recap 4/9/15: Ramon Flores Hits for Cycle
April 10th, 2015 at 9:46 AM
Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders (AAA): Won 8-3 ***PHOTO1*** Scranton Hitters CF Slade Heathcott 2-5, RBI, K, SB LF Ramon Flores 4-4, double, triple, HR, 2 RBI, BB (Hit for the cycle) 2B Rob Refsnyder 2-4, RBI, BB, K 1B Kyle Roller 3-5, K RF Tyler Austin 1-4, 3 RBI DH Jonathan Galvez 0-5, 2 K 3B Cole Figueroa 1-4 SS Nick Noonan...

New York Yankees’ Opening Day Ceremony and Game Highlights, Reaction, and Official Box Score
April 6th, 2015 at 6:00 PM
The New York Yankees started off the 2015 campaign on a sour note on Monday after a 6-1 Opening Day loss to the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** Before the game took place there were some great moments, including the performance of the Star Spangled Banner by the West Point...

Masahiro Tanaka Getting Rocked in New York Yankees’ Opening Day Loss is No Big Deal
April 6th, 2015 at 4:22 PM
Masahiro Tanaka's 2015 debut didn't go so well as the New York Yankees ace didn't make it to the fifth inning versus the Toronto Blue Jays in a 6-1 loss. ***PHOTO1*** Tanaka seemed to be in control after the first two innings, recording three strikeouts without allowing a single hit. Everything seemed...

Masahiro Tanaka’s 1st Spring Training Start for New York Yankees and Reaction: Video
March 13th, 2015 at 8:03 AM
Masahiro Tanaka made his first spring training start of the new season on Thursday versus the Atlanta Braves and it couldn't have gone any better for the Japanese superstar. ***PHOTO1*** Tanaka went two innings without allowing a single hit, while striking out two. The other four outs he recorded were via groundouts,...

New York Yankees Officially Eliminated from 2014 Playoff Contention; Lose to Orioles 9-5
September 24th, 2014 at 4:56 PM
After Tuesday night's 5-4 loss to the Baltimore Orioles combined with a Kansas City Royals victory, the tragic number for the New York Yankees was cut down to one; which meant with one more loss on Wednesday or a Royals win and the Yankees were officially eliminated from postseason contention. ***PHOTO1*** The...

New York Yankees Playoff Hopes Went Out Window with Series Loss to Kansas City Royals
September 10th, 2014 at 1:26 PM
The New York Yankee’s playoff hopes suffered a blow this weekend, as they dropped 2 of 3 to the Kansas City Royals in New York, twice being shut out for all nine innings. Superb outings by Michael Pineda, Brandon McCarthy, and Shane Greene were not enough to carry this...

Yankees Take 2 of 3 from Red Sox; Remain 4 Games Back for A.L. Wild Card
September 5th, 2014 at 12:27 AM
The Yankees entered this rivalry series 4 games back in the hunt for the AL’s second wild card, with three teams ahead of them for the final spot. ***PHOTO1*** They dropped the first game 9-4, as rookie Shane Greene allowed 6 earned runs in the first 3 innings....

Michael Pineda Wins 1st Game Since Return from DL; Yankees Dominate Royals 8-1
August 25th, 2014 at 11:08 PM
Don't look now, but the New York Yankees are slowly starting to gain some momentum heading into the final month of the 2014 season as they are trying to make a push for the postseason. ***PHOTO1*** Michael Pineda, who was making his third start since coming off the DL, a stint that...

Derek Jeter Hits Game-winning Single to Lift Yankees Past Rays (Video)
August 16th, 2014 at 8:01 PM
As he has done countless times during his career, Derek Jeter hit a clutch single in the top of the ninth inning to lift the New York Yankees past the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field on Saturday, 3-2. ***PHOTO1*** After blowing a 2-0 lead, the Yanks' ninth-inning rally started with a...

New York Yankees-Baltimore Orioles Rained Out on Tuesday Night; Will Play Day-Night Doubleheader on Sept. 12
August 12th, 2014 at 4:06 PM
The heavens opened up in the city of Baltimore on Tuesday afternoon and it was raining heavily enough to make a decision on Tuesday night's game. ***VIDEO1*** The second game of the series between the New York Yankees and Baltimore Orioles has been postponed due to the weather and as the New...

Watch Brian McCann’s Walk-Off Blooper Lift Yankees Past Reds for Series Sweep
July 20th, 2014 at 4:58 PM
It wasn't the prettiest of walk-off hits for New York Yankees catcher Brian McCann, but it still puts one in the win column for the Bronx Bombers as they successfully swept the Cincinnati Reds with a 3-2 series finale victory on Sunday afternoon. ***VIDEO1*** The Yanks carried a 2-1 lead going into...

New York Yankees’ Vidal Nuno Stopped Trying to Overpower Hitters; Focused on Getting Outs in 6-0 Win Vs. Boston Red Sox
June 28th, 2014 at 9:34 AM
Vidal Nuno's spot in the New York Yankees starting rotation was not safe. Not after his last two starts in which he allowed 12 runs in less than 9.1 innings. ***VIDEO1*** But after Friday night's start; a 6-0 win over the Boston Red Sox, Nuno's spot is safe for at least another...

New York Yankees: Carlos Beltran’s 3-Run Walkoff Home Run Vs. Baltimore Orioles (Video)
June 21st, 2014 at 12:20 AM
Carlos Beltran always said that he wanted to be a member of the New York Yankees. On Friday night, Beltran got his chance to show the team why they were right in signing him over the winter. ***VIDEO1*** The Yankees were trailing the Baltimore Orioles 3-1 and Baltimore put in their closer,...

Joe Girardi Earned 600th Win as New York Yankees Manager in 3-1 Victory Over Toronto Blue Jays
June 18th, 2014 at 9:46 AM
On Tuesday night, the New York Yankees inched a little closer in the American League East chase with a 3-1 victory over the first place Toronto Blue Jays behind another Masahiro Tanaka victory and is now 11-1. ***VIDEO1*** With that win, the 36th of the 2014 season, it was a milestone for...

Army Dad Reunites with Family During New York Yankees-Seattle Mariners Game (Video)
June 13th, 2014 at 3:08 PM
One of the greatest things for people to see and watch is when families all over the country are reunited by members of their family who are serving our country. ***VIDEO1*** That was the case on Thursday night, as during the middle of the game between the New York Yankees and Seattle...

Masahiro Tanaka K’s 11, Goes to 10-1 on Season; Earns Complete Game Victory in 4-2 Yankees Win Over Mariners
June 12th, 2014 at 1:03 AM
Masahiro Tanaka didn't need much run support on the mound when he took the ball for the New York Yankees on Wednesday night at Safeco Field against the Seattle Mariners. ***VIDEO1*** The RBI single by Jacoby Ellsbury in the top of the third inning that put the Yankees up 1-0 was more...

Scranton Wilkes-Barre RailRiders Start Eight Game Road Trip with Record Setting Win
May 27th, 2014 at 12:11 PM
The New York Yankees Triple-A affiliate Scranton Wilkes-Barre (SWB) RailRiders rallied past the Louisville Bats (Cincinnati Reds affiliate) 15-8 in a record setting game. SWB pounded out 24 hits, the most ever given up Louisville in franchise history, and the RailRiders highest total ever as a Yankee affiliate. After being down 5-1 in the first...