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New York Yankees Grounds Crew Struggle to Put Tarp on Field in Storm (Video)
July 24th, 2014 at 9:07 AM
The New York Yankees earned themselves a rain-shortened victory on Wednesday night over the Texas Rangers as the field was unplayable in such horrid weather, partly because the grounds crew had issues getting the tarp on the field. ***VIDEO1*** Managers Joe Girardi and Ron Washington decided it was too dangerous for their...

Chase Headley’s Walk-Off Hit in Debut for New York Yankees (Video)
July 23rd, 2014 at 7:46 AM
Chase Headley had a long day after being traded to the New York Yankees from the San Diego Padres prior to Tuesday night's game, but the 30-year-old made it just in time to join his new team and make a very special impact. ***VIDEO1*** The now beard-less Headley broke a 1-1 tie...

Yankees Trade Target Cliff Lee Farts After Postgame Interview (Video)
July 22nd, 2014 at 2:40 PM
Philadelphia Phillies starter Cliff Lee, who is a trade target of the New York Yankees, isn't throwing much gas in his pitches anymore, but he is still certainly passing it. ***VIDEO1*** After his horrid Monday night start against the San Francisco Giants in which he allowed six runs on 12 hits in...

Chase Headley Tweets Baseball Card with New York Yankees Jersey on After Trade
July 22nd, 2014 at 1:51 PM
Chase Headley didn't wait long to celebrate his trade to the New York Yankees as the former San Diego Padres third baseman tweeted a photo of his baseball card, with him prominently wearing a pinstriped uniform. ***VIDEO1*** Here's the photo: pic.twitter.com/pyTTMWwweS — Chase Headley (@ChaseHeadley7) July 22, 2014 The only difference you can expect to...

New York Yankees: Shane Greene’s Flip to 1st Base was Worst Ever (Video)
July 22nd, 2014 at 9:20 AM
For all Shane Greene has done well with the New York Yankees so far, he nearly erased all of it on Monday night when he committed three errors in the field by himself, with one of them being the worst flip to first base you will ever see. ***VIDEO1*** One of the...

Derek Jeter Figurine for New York Yankees Giveaway at Stadium on Monday Night
July 21st, 2014 at 6:05 PM
The New York Yankees are giving away a cool piece of memorabilia on Monday night when fans in attendance will receive a Derek Jeter figurine before the game versus the Texas Rangers. A shot of The Captain's likeness has been shared by MLB.com on Instagram: Kids and adults alike would enjoy having...

New York Yankees Game Selfie Featuring Steve Urkel and Melissa Joan Hart
July 20th, 2014 at 5:40 PM
New York Yankees games tend to bring stars to Yankee Stadium on a regular basis, and on Sunday afternoon Melissa Joan Hart and Jaleel White (a.k.a. Steve Urkel) were in attendance. ***VIDEO1*** Both actors took a selfie together while at the game with what appears to be their children, although the man...

New York Yankees Pitcher Brandon McCarthy’s Wife, Amanda McCarthy, is a Must Follow on Twitter
July 20th, 2014 at 10:38 AM
A lot of players are on social media which gives the fans the chance to interact with them; whether it be Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. ***PHOTO1*** Not only are the players themselves on it, but as are their significant others, which can get rather interesting, especially if they have no filter on...

New York Yankees’ Derek Jeter Set to Break All-time Record on Friday Night
July 18th, 2014 at 6:22 PM
New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter has accomplished many things throughout his career and he's about to pass another milestone in what has been a legendary run. ***VIDEO1*** According to the Yankees public relations department on Twitter, Elias Sports Bureau is reporting that The Captain will make history against the Cincinnati Reds...

New York Yankees Most Memorable Moments from 1st Half of 2014 MLB Season (Video)
July 17th, 2014 at 7:46 PM
The New York Yankees have had a ton of injuries and issues to start the first half of the 2014 season, but there have been some memorable moments that have given a frustrated fan base a reason to smile. ***VIDEO1*** MLB.com compiled this group of highlights that will make you forget about...

Tickets for Derek Jeter’s Last Game at Yankee Stadium Selling for Crazy Money
July 16th, 2014 at 11:06 AM
All the hoopla surrounding Derek jeter's final season with the New York Yankees and in Major League Baseball is making ticket prices skyrocket for The Captain's last games. ***VIDEO1*** Dana Wessel of 96.3 KTWIN showed just how crazy things are getting for the matchup with the Baltimore Orioles, including a ticket price...

CBS News Botches Derek Jeter’s Name in Tweet for 2014 MLB All-Star Game
July 15th, 2014 at 11:09 PM
CBS News is considered a reputable source in the industry, but their botching of New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter's name in a tweet during the 2014 MLB All-Star Game was just bad. ***VIDEO1*** In fact, it was really bad, as the Sporting News pointed out: Michael Jeter? CBS News botches All-Star Game...

Derek Jeter Jokes About Harold Reynolds’ Age on Live MLB All-Star Game Interview
July 15th, 2014 at 10:43 PM
After he was pulled from the game in the fourth inning of the 2014 MLB All-Star Game, Derek Jeter gave a live interview during the bottom of the fifth inning with FOX announcers Joe Buck and Harold Reynolds. ***VIDEO1*** Everything went as planned except for the digs Jeter took at Reynolds' age...

Derek Jeter’s Custom Nike Cleats for 2014 MLB All-Star Game Show History
July 15th, 2014 at 6:55 PM
Derek Jeter will be sporting a custom pair of Nike cleats for the 2014 MLB All-Star Game showing what he has done in past midsummer classics all over the impressive footwear. ***VIDEO1*** The official Jordan brand Twitter account shared the picture of Jeter's custom kicks that help explain the history of his...

Joba Chamberlain’s Beard Out of Control After Leaving New York Yankees
July 13th, 2014 at 3:54 PM
While Joba Chamberlain was with the New York Yankees he wasn't allowed to grow a beard because of the team's policy about facial hair—but now that he's pitching with the Detroit Tigers, razors be damned. ***VIDEO1*** You see that picture above? That's what Chamberlain looked like when he was a reliever with...

New York Yankees: Derek Jeter to Release 3 Children’s Books Soon
July 12th, 2014 at 7:46 PM
New York Yankees shortstop and Captain, Derek Jeter, is already diving into post-career activities with the scheduled release of three children's books approaching—the first of which is due for September 23. ***VIDEO1*** The trio of books Jeter Publishing is working on were reported by AMNY.com's Nina Ruggiero: "The Contract" by Derek Jeter with...

New York Yankees: Derek Jeter’s Gift from Cleveland Indians
July 10th, 2014 at 8:18 PM
Derek Jeter received two very cool gifts from the Cleveland Indians on Thursday night when the New York Yankees were in town. Among the gifts were a Lego mosaic of the Yankees Captain and a guitar, which makes sense considering the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is in the same...

New York Yankees’ Derek Jeter Talks Before First All-Star Game in 1998 (Video)
July 10th, 2014 at 4:45 PM
Derek Jeter is now a 14-time All-Star in his last season in Major League Baseball, but it all begin back in 1998 when a young Jeter first represented the New York Yankees in the midsummer classic. ***VIDEO1*** Colorado was the site of the 1998 game and even as a younger player in...

Derek Jeter’s Fan Has Inappropriate Sign for New York Yankees Captain
July 8th, 2014 at 1:23 PM
I'm not sure if this guy realizes it or not, but his sign asking New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter for an autograph is just downright inappropriate. ***VIDEO1*** Erik Boland of Newsday tweeted this gem back on Saturday before the Yanks took on and lost to the Minnesota Twins at Target Field: Umm......

Derek Jeter Fakes Out Jason Kipnis for New York Yankees Double Play Vs. Indians
July 8th, 2014 at 9:08 AM
Derek Jeter's veteran savvy was on full display on Monday night after he faked out Jason Kipnis of the Cleveland Indians to turn an inning-ending double play. ***VIDEO1*** Asdrubal Cabrera was the batter in the bottom of the eighth with one out and stood as the tying run with Kipnis on first....