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Rays’ Minor-League Team with Outrageous Promo Mocking Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez
May 22nd, 2015 at 6:45 PM
The Tampa Bay Rays' Single-A affiliate, the Charlotte Stone Crabs, openly mocked New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez with a promotion for one of their games. ***PHOTO1*** The promotion, scheduled for Friday, was called "A-Rod Juice Box Night." Clearly the minor-league squad was taking a shot at the Yankees slugger and...

New York Yankees’ Chris Capuano Reacts to Rough 2015 Season Debut on Sunday
May 18th, 2015 at 3:16 PM
New York Yankees starter Chris Capuano made his 2015 season debut on Sunday, and it didn't go so well for the 36-year-old left-hander. ***PHOTO1*** Capuano took the loss against the Kansas City Royals, surrendering four runs on four hits in three innings of work. While he did see some good things to draw...

Yankees Vs. Rays 5/14/15: Lineup, Pitching Matchup, Viewing Info for Game No. 36
May 14th, 2015 at 3:46 PM
The New York Yankees' bats have been silent after the first inning in each of the past two games and the Bronx Bombers are now in danger of losing three-of-four to the Tampa Bay Rays going into Thursday night. ***PHOTO1*** Here's all your game information. When: Thursday, May 14 at 7:10 p.m. ET Where:...

Yankees Vs. Rays 5/13/15: Lineup, Pitching Matchup, Viewing Info for Game No. 35
May 13th, 2015 at 3:44 PM
After a tough loss on Tuesday night that saw the New York Yankees basically lose in the first inning, the Bronx Bombers will look to recover on Wednesday night in the third game of four versus the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicanan Field. ***PHOTO1*** The Yanks had Chris Archer on the ropes...

Trash-Talking Green Monster Taunts Yankees Fans in New York City: Video
May 13th, 2015 at 9:16 AM
New York Yankees fans may like Benjamin Moore a bit less after watching this. The paint-selling company did a hilarious bit to promote a new paint collection of theirs that is Boston Red Sox and Fenway Park-related. So, Benjamin Moore built a wall in New York City and planted comedian Lenny Clarke...

New York Yankees’ David Carpenter Launches Pitch Over Rays’ Evan Longoria’s Head: Video
May 12th, 2015 at 6:51 PM
Tampa Bay Rays star Evan Longoria almost found out the hard way why you don't call a late timeout when a Major League Baseball pitcher is ready to deliver his pitch. Your browser does not support iframes. In the eighth inning of the game versus the Rays on Monday night, New York...

Yankees Vs. Rays 5/12/15: Lineup, Pitching Matchup, Viewing Info for Game No. 34
May 12th, 2015 at 3:21 PM
The New York Yankees saw a power surge from their lineup on Monday night after smashing five homers to take the first game of the four-game series with the Tampa Bay Rays, 11-5. ***PHOTO1*** With the win, the Yanks improved their division lead to four games over the second-place Rays, and a...

Singer James Taylor Heaps Praise on Yankees After Bashing Them in Red Sox Tribute Song
May 12th, 2015 at 10:41 AM
So nice to see James Taylor having a change of heart about the New York Yankees. ***PHOTO1*** The legendary singer and Boston Red Sox fan made a guest appearance on the Howard Stern Show on Tuesday to promote his new album and had some very nice things to say about his favorite...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Crushes Career HR No. 662 Vs. Rays: Video
May 11th, 2015 at 7:38 PM
Apparently New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez didn't have enough fun at Tropicana Field versus the Tampa Bay Rays the last time he came to the park. Your browser does not support iframes. On Monday night during the first inning of the first game of the four-game series between the Yanks...

Yankees Vs. Rays 5/11/15: Lineup, Pitching Matchup, Viewing Info for Game No. 33
May 11th, 2015 at 3:28 PM
The red-hot New York Yankees look to keep the momentum going as they hit the road to take on the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field for a four-game series. ***PHOTO1*** New York comes into Monday night having taken three-of-four from the Baltimore Orioles, and the Yanks are also winners in six...

Baltimore Orioles’ Buck Showalter Critical of Design of New Yankee Stadium
May 11th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Baltimore Orioles manager Buck Showalter is never one to bite his tongue, and he has shown us yet another example of that after the series finale with the New York Yankees on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** After the game in which the Yanks beat the Orioles on the back of Michael Pineda's 16-strikeout day,...

Incredible Stats from Michael Pineda’s 16-K Start for New York Yankees on Sunday
May 11th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
New York Yankees ace Michael Pineda had a historic performance on Sunday afternoon against the Baltimore Orioles, and we have the stats to prove it. ***PHOTO1*** Pineda racked up 16 strikeouts without allowing a single walk against the Orioles, which is the first time any Yankee pitcher has ever done that: #BigMike posted...

New York Yankees Great Jorge Posada Destroys Pedro Martinez in New Book; Questions His Manhood
May 11th, 2015 at 9:01 AM
It's no secret New York Yankess great Jorge Posada and Boston Red Sox legend Pedro Martinez hated each other, and Posada lets us know about it in his new book, “The Journey Home: My Life in Pinstripes.” ***PHOTO1*** Posada touches on the infamous brawl from the 2003 American League Championship Series in...

Yankees Vs. Orioles 5/10/15: Lineup, Pitching Matchup, Viewing Info for Game No. 32
May 10th, 2015 at 10:17 AM
After dropping the game on Saturday night versus the Baltimore Orioles, the New York Yankees look to rebound with a victory on Sunday, Mother's Day, in order to take the series and three of four from their division rival. Luckily for New York Michael Pineda, the team's best pitcher, will be...

Baltimore Orioles’ Buck Showalter Takes Shot at New York Yankees for Andrew Miller Signing
May 9th, 2015 at 6:38 PM
Baltimore Orioles manager Buck Showalter is always good for an interesting quote when he comes to town, and his latest dig at the New York Yankees certainly qualified as such. ***PHOTO1*** The former Yankees manager was asked about Andrew Miller, who played for Showalter in Baltimore last season and is having a...

Yankees Vs. Orioles 5/9/15: Lineup, Pitching Matchup, Viewing Info for Game No. 31
May 9th, 2015 at 11:45 AM
With another win on Saturday afternoon, the New York Yankees can take the four-game series from the Baltimore Orioles, which would be the Bronx Bombers' sixth series win in their last seven tries. ***PHOTO1*** On Friday night, the Yanks offense was headed by Carlos Beltran and Brian McCann, who powered the Yanks...

Yankees Vs. Orioles 5/8/15: Lineup, Pitching Matchup, Viewing Info for Game No. 30
May 8th, 2015 at 4:22 PM
After taking the first game of this four-game set, the New York Yankees will look to continue their winning ways versus the Baltimore Orioles on Friday night. ***PHOTO1*** Alex Rodriguez was able to make history in the first game of this series after hitting career homer No. 661. Now with that out...

Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Has HR No. 661 Taken Away by Orioles’ Delmon Young: Video
May 7th, 2015 at 7:46 PM
New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez was just inches from making history on Thursday night at Yankee Stadium. Delmon Young won’t have history made on his watch: — MLB (@MLB) May 7, 2015 UPDATE: Alex Rodriguez Hits Home Run No. 661: Video Against Baltimore Orioles pitcher Chris Tillman, A-Rod hit a ball deep...

Yankees Vs. Orioles 5/7/15: Lineup, Pitching Matchup, Viewing Info for Game No. 29
May 7th, 2015 at 3:28 PM
After dropping a series to the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday night, the New York Yankees look to rebound at home as they start a four-game series versus the Baltimore Orioles. ***PHOTO1*** The Yanks come into this contest with a slim one-game lead on both the Tampa Bay Rays and Blue Jays...

Joe Girardi Talks Toronto Blue Jays Fans Distracting New York Yankees Hitters with Lights
May 7th, 2015 at 10:59 AM
During the eighth inning of Wednesday night's game versus the Toronto Blue Jays, New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi had a talk with the home plate umpire about some fans flashing lights in the left center field seats. ***PHOTO2*** Brendan Kuty of NJ.com first reported the story and shared this picture of...