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New York Mets with Ticket Promo Based on How Well Team Does Versus Yankees This Weekend
April 24th, 2015 at 5:00 PM
Based on how well the team does during this Subway Series, New York Mets fans could be getting a discount on their tickets—or not. ***PHOTO1*** The Mets have a promo running now that will give fans the same amount of dollars off tickets as the team scores runs against the New York...

Subway Series 2015: New York Yankees Players with Biggest Chip on Their Shoulder Vs. Mets
April 24th, 2015 at 10:28 AM
There is more than enough juice already in the Subway Series between the New York Yankees and Mets, but some players have a back story against the Mets that is sure to add to the intrigue of this crucial battle between crosstown rivals. ***PHOTO1*** Let's take a look at three of the...

ESPN’s John Kruk Predicts Mets Will Rule New York Over Yankees for Years to Come
April 24th, 2015 at 8:59 AM
ESPN baseball analyst John Kruk is already handing over the rights to New York to the Mets, a team he says will take the back page from the Yankees for years to come. ***PHOTO1*** The Mets are off to an incredible 13-3 start and have certainly made all the headlines thus far....

Yankees Vs. Tigers Preview 4/23/15: Lineups, Pitching Matchup, Viewing Info for Game No. 16
April 23rd, 2015 at 11:11 AM
The New York Yankees and Detroit Tigers will meet for the final game of their four-game series on Thursday afternoon with the Bronx Bombers looking to take three-of-four while the Tigers are hoping for a series split. ***PHOTO1*** The Yanks' bats woke up on Wednesday night to the tune of 13 runs...

Yankees Vs. Tigers Preview 4/22/15: Lineups, Pitching Matchup, Viewing Info for Game No. 15
April 22nd, 2015 at 4:08 PM
The New York Yankees are back at .500 after a victory over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night, leaving each team with a victory as we head to game three of this four-game series on Wednesday night. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees will send Adam Warren to the mound, who is looking to recover...

Tigers’ Alfredo Simon Grants Mother’s Birthday Wish Against Alex Rodriguez: Video
April 21st, 2015 at 7:38 PM
Detroit Tigers pitcher Alfredo Simon had two requests from his mother on her birthday: strike out New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez and win the game. Your browser does not support iframes. That's right, Simon's mother is just the latest in a long line of people who dislike Rodriguez and want...

Joe Girardi Reacts to Reds Manager Bryan Price Dropping Tons of F-Bombs on Media: Audio
April 21st, 2015 at 6:25 PM
Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Price clearly hit a boiling point when he dropped a ton of f-bombs on the media on Monday leaving many, including New York Yankees manager Joe GIrardi, to share an opinion on the matter. ***PHOTO1*** Price was apparently upset because the Reds beat writers were reporting on leaks...

Yankees Vs. Tigers Preview 4/21/15: Lineups, Pitching Matchup, Viewing Info for Game No. 14
April 21st, 2015 at 3:34 PM
The New York Yankees dropped the first of four games against the Detroit Tigers on Monday night in what amounted to a tough-luck loss for starting pitcher CC Sabathia, who threw eight solid innings en route to a complete game, two-run performance. ***PHOTO1*** Here's what you need to know about Tuesday night's...

Tigers Fans Emphatically Cheer as Ball Just Misses Alex Rodriguez’s Head in Game Vs. Yankees
April 20th, 2015 at 8:02 PM
UPDATE: Monday, April 20 at 8:38 p.m. ET Another pitch has floated past A-Rod's head in the same game and from the same pitcher with the same reaction from Tigers fans: ***PHOTO2*** A-Rod laughing as yet another mid-70's pitch from Simon floats over his head. Then he pops out. So far, 0-for-3 in...

Yankees Vs. Tigers Preview 4/20/15: Lineups, Pitching Matchup, Viewing Info for Game No. 13
April 20th, 2015 at 4:19 PM
After completing a three-game sweep of the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday, the New York Yankees are now set for a showdown with the Detroit Tigers in what will be a tough four-game series. ***PHOTO1*** The Yanks were below .500 before going to Tampa, but one team meeting and three wins later...

New York Yankees Team Meeting on Friday Sparked 3-Game Sweep of Tampa Bay Rays?
April 20th, 2015 at 8:59 AM
The New York Yankees reportedly had a team meeting before starting the three-game series with the Tampa Bay Rays, and that series ended with the Yankees earning their first series win and sweep of the young 2015 season. ***PHOTO2*** For the Yankees, it was much-needed. After starting out 3-6 and looking dreadful...

Tampa Bay Rays Mascot Jabbed New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez in Arm During Sunday’s Game
April 19th, 2015 at 4:18 PM
The Tampa Bay Rays mascot, appropriately named Raymond, took a shot at New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez while the embattled slugger was standing in the on-deck circle during Sunday's game. ***PHOTO1*** While awaiting his turn to bat, A-Rod was approached and physically assaulted by the mascot as Raymond took it...

Brian Cashman Explains Logic Behind New York Yankees Trading Shane Greene
April 19th, 2015 at 12:15 PM
New York Yankees manager Brian Cashman has been getting some flack lately for pulling the trigger on a three-team deal during the offseason that landed the Yanks shortstop Didi Gregorius and sent starting pitcher Shane Greene to Detroit. ***PHOTO1*** Now Greene has started off the season 2-0 for the Tigers without surrendering...

Yankees Vs. Rays Preview 4/18/15: Lineups, Pitching Matchup, and Viewing Info for Game No. 11
April 18th, 2015 at 3:43 PM
The New York Yankees took the first of three games versus the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday night thanks to the heroics of Alex Rodriguez, who hit two homers and drove in four runs, including the game-winnter, to help propel his team to victory. ***PHOTO1*** Let's take a look at everything you...

Yankees Legend Mariano Rivera Explains How Careful Players Must Be to Avoid Positive PED Test
April 18th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
With Major League Baseball players always making the excuse "I don't know how that got into my body" after testing positive for performance-enhancing drugs, New York Yankees legend Mariano Rivera explained how careful he was during his career to not put anything illegal into his body. ***PHOTO1*** Rivera admitted that there are...

MLB Rumors: New York Yankees Made ‘Painful’ Shane Greene Trade Out of Desperation
April 18th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
The New York Yankees gave up young right-hander Shane Greene in a three-team deal that landed them Didi Gregorius from the Arizona Diamondbacks, while Green was shipped to Detroit. At the moment it isn't looking like a good trade as Green is off to an impressive 2-0 start and has...

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...

MLB Trade Rumors: Any Talk of Braves’ Willingness to Deal Jose Peraza a ‘Complete Fabrication’
April 16th, 2015 at 5:03 PM
Looks like everyone needs to slow their roll in regard to the New York Yankees and Atlanta Braves talking a trade for second base prospect Jose Peraza. ***PHOTO1*** Originally, Jeff Wren of MLB Grapevine reported on April 14 that the Yankees sent a scout to go check out Peraza: #Yankees redirect scout to...

Ex-Yankee Robinson Cano Thrown Out at 3rd After Mistakenly Thinking Bases were Loaded: Video
April 16th, 2015 at 11:54 AM
Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano made an epic baserunnning blunder on Wednesday night versus the Los Angeles Dodgers when he mistakenly thought the bases were loaded and got thrown out as a result. ***PHOTO1*** Following a walk to his teammate Logan Morrison with runners on second and third with one out,...

Yankees Vs. Orioles 4/15/15: Lineups, Pitching Matchup and Viewing Info for Game No. 9
April 15th, 2015 at 3:46 PM
The New York Yankees and Baltimore Orioles will square-off for the final time in their first series meeting of the 2015 season, with each team having a chance to win the series after splitting the first two games. ***PHOTO1*** Stephen Drew helped the Yankees claim victory in the series opener after a...