Category: ‘AL East’

Late Yankees’ Yogi Berra to Receive Presidential Medal of Honor Award Posthumously
November 16th, 2015 at 6:43 PM
Two months ago, the New York Yankees family suffered a loss of one of the most iconic players and names to ever be associated with the team in Yogi Berra. ***PHOTO1*** When Berra was still alive, there was a petition going around to have him be named for the award for his...

MLB Hot Stove: Red Sox, not Yankees, Acquire Padres Closer Craig Kimbrel
November 13th, 2015 at 8:29 PM
Craig Kimbrel's name had come up in trade discussions since the start of free agency began and people around baseball thought the New York Yankees would get back in on Kimbrel if the San Diego Padres were dealing him, but instead, it was another American League East team who landed...

New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman “Open to Anything” in Trade Options
November 7th, 2015 at 12:53 PM
The New York Yankees season was cut short with their loss to the Houston Astros in the AL Wild Card game. Houston would go on to lose to the Kansas City Royals, who eventually won the World Series. After a disappointing season, Yankees GM Brian Cashman says he's, "open to...

CC Sabathia Claims He Had “No Other Option” but to Leave Yankees for Alcohol Rehab
November 5th, 2015 at 4:41 PM
In September, New York Yankees Pitcher CC Sabathia infamously left the team to enter himself into alcohol rehabilitation. In a recent interview with ABC News, Sabathia spoke out on leaving the team for the first time since exiting rehab, claiming that it was his only option given his situation. ***PHOTO1*** “Like...

New York Yankees CLoser Andrew Miller Named Closer of the Year
October 28th, 2015 at 8:13 PM
New York Yankees relief pitcher Andrew Miller has been named closer of the year in the American League. ***PHOTO1*** Miller racked up 36 saves, 100k, and a 2.04 era over the course of the season for the New York Yankees. He was a key piece for them in their quest to...