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Masahiro Tanaka Owns Chicago Cubs in 3rd Start for New York Yankees
April 16th, 2014 at 3:44 PM
***VIDEO1*** In his third start as a member of the New York Yankees, Masahiro Tanaka owned the Chicago Cubs in a 3-0 win for the Bronx Bombers during the first game of the day-night doubleheader at Yankee Stadium on Wednesday. Tanaka, who was supposed to pitch yesterday but had to wait an...

Watch: Ichiro Suzuki Makes Incredible Leaping Catch Vs. David Ortiz in New York Yankees 3-2 Victory on Sunday
April 14th, 2014 at 9:10 AM
Sunday night's game between the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox was a close, tight battle that was being fought down to the wire with every at-bat so important. ***VIDEO1*** In the top of the eighth inning with one out and left-handed reliever Matt Thornton pitching, Boston slugger and World Series...

New York Yankees: Why Ivan Nova’s Horrible Start is No Surprise
April 8th, 2014 at 4:41 PM
***PHOTO1*** Ivan Nova tossed a pure dud for the New York Yankees versus the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday afternoon in a 14-5 loss, but nobody should be surprised by such an outcome. Baltimore crushed the 27-year-old starting pitcher for seven runs on ten hits over 3.2 innings pitched. It was by far...

New York Yankees Defeat Baltimore Orioles 4-2 in Derek Jeter’s Final Opening Day of Career
April 7th, 2014 at 4:39 PM
It was a cool overcast day at Yankee Stadium for the home opener of the New York Yankees taking on the Baltimore Orioles, but the crowd heated up before the game when they knew who would be in attendance. ***PHOTO1*** Recently retired Yankees Mariano Rivera and Andy Pettitte, plus Jorge Posada were...

Masahiro Tanaka Earns 1st Ever MLB Victory in Debut for New York Yankees; Defeat Toronto Blue Jays 7-3
April 4th, 2014 at 11:44 PM
All eyes were on Masahiro Tanaka at Rogers Centre for the Japanese right hander's major league debut for the New York Yankees on Friday night against the Toronto Blue Jays. Before he even faced a single batter, the Yankees gave him a nice cushion to work with in the first inning...

Ichiro Suzuki, Yangervis Solarte Guide New York Yankees to 1st Win of 2014; Defeat Houston Astros 4-2
April 3rd, 2014 at 11:59 PM
After getting beat in the first two games of the 2014 season, the New York Yankees wanted to leave Texas with at least one win under their belt before head up north to Canada. ***PHOTO1*** With guys like Brian McCann and Jacoby Ellsbury not in the lineup, it was up to guys...

New York Yankees Spoil Hiroki Kuroda’s Solid Outing; Lose to Houston Astros 3-1
April 3rd, 2014 at 3:48 AM
After a disastrous opening night on Tuesday night in which CC Sabathia buried the New York Yankees within the first two innings, they needed a spark from Hiroki Kuroda in his first start of the season. ***PHOTO1*** The good news was that Kuroda was good enough to win, but the bad news...

CC Sabathia’s Nightmare Start a Bad Sign for New York Yankees
April 1st, 2014 at 10:04 PM
***PHOTO1*** CC Sabathia started off the season as bad as the New York Yankees could have ever imagined and it's a troubling sign for the team's supposed ace. Sabathia was knocked around by the Houston Astros in his first outing of the season. The 33-year-old left-hander allowed six runs on eight hits over...

Jameis Winston Goes 0-for-2, K in Florida State’s 8-3 Loss to New York Yankees
February 25th, 2014 at 5:53 PM
On Tuesday, the Florida State Seminoles baseball team traveled to Tampa to play the New York Yankees at George Steinbrenner Field in the first of the Bombers' spring training games in the 2014 season. But the big story was the playing of one particular Seminole player; Florida State quarterback, 2013 Heisman...

This Date in History: October 16, 2003; Aaron Boone’s 11th Inning Walk-Off Home Run Propels Yankees to 2003 World Series
October 16th, 2013 at 6:07 PM
October 16, 2003. It's a day in New York Yankees history that many fans will forever remember as one of the most exciting games in the last decade. ***VIDEO1*** The history behind it; the Yankees and Boston Red Sox were tied 3-3 heading into Game 7 of the 2003 American League Championship...

Mark Reynolds’ 14th Inning Home Run Gives New York Yankees 2013 Season Finale Win Over Houston Astros
September 29th, 2013 at 6:39 PM
On Sunday afternoon, most New York and New Jersey fans had all eyes on the New York Giants and the New York Jets, but a few thousand miles away, the New York Yankees had to finish their regular season and play their 162nd game of the regular season against the...

Andy Pettitte Fires a Complete Game in Final Career Start; New York Yankees Win 2-1 Over Houston Astros
September 29th, 2013 at 2:47 AM
This past Sunday was the final start for Andy Pettitte at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx. On Saturday night, just 20 minutes away from his home town in Texas, the 41-year-old was making his final start ever in his career against the Houston Astros, as he is retiring after the...

Mariano Rivera Pitches in Final Appearance Ever at Yankee Stadium
September 26th, 2013 at 11:22 PM
There was a baseball game to be played on Thursday night at Yankee Stadium between the New York Yankees and Tampa Bay Rays, but that was secondary in the Bronx, because the fans and everyone else in attendance were there to see one guy grace the mound for one last...

New York Yankees Officially Eliminated from Playoff Contention with 8-3 Loss to Tampa Bay Rays
September 25th, 2013 at 11:36 PM
With the New York Yankees' tragic number down to one, their playoff hopes were hinging on two things Wednesday night; beating the Tampa Bay Rays in the second game of their series at Yankee Stadium and hoping for the Cleveland Indians to lose to the Chicago White Sox at Progressive...

Matt Moore Puts Major Damper on New York Yankees Slim Playoff Hopes, Carries Tampa Bay Rays to 7-0 Win
September 24th, 2013 at 11:15 PM
The New York Yankees playoff hopes were already on life support as it is heading into their final home series of the 2013 season against the Tampa Bay Rays. ***PHOTO1*** Former Yankee Jason Giambi's go-ahead home run for the Cleveland Indians didn't help the Yankees case, as it knocked their number down...

Ivan Nova’s Complete Game Shutout Gives New York Yankees 6-0 Win Over San Francisco Giants
September 21st, 2013 at 4:22 PM
The New York Yankees got off to the right foot in their final three series of the 2013 season with a 5-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants at Yankee Stadium. On Saturday, it was the second game of the three-game set and it was Ivan Nova's turn to give...

Alex Rodriguez’s Milestone-Setting Grand Slam Carries New York Yankees to 5-1 Win Over San Francisco Giants
September 21st, 2013 at 1:14 AM
After dropping two out of three to the Toronto Blue Jays which set back their playoff chances, the New York Yankees were staring at their final nine games with each one as a must-win, the first starting up against the San Francisco Giants at Yankee Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** With the news of the...

Adam Lind’s 3-Run Home Run Sinks New York Yankees in 6-2 Win for Toronto Blue Jays
September 20th, 2013 at 12:09 AM
The last thing the New York Yankees needed was another loss to the Toronto Blue Jays, as every single game they have going down the stretch of the month of September is so crucial to their hopeful playoff run.   ***PHOTO1***   On the mound for the Yankees on Thursday night was the struggling...

Vernon Wells’ 2-Run Double Leads New York Yankees 8th Inning Rally Over Toronto Blue Jays in 4-3 Win
September 18th, 2013 at 10:58 PM
After four straight losses, the New York Yankees desperately needed a win to keep their chances alive with a win against the Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre on Wednesday night. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees were turning to the recently demoted and re-promoted Phil Hughes and were hoping to get a decent outing...

New York Yankees Waste Another Andy Pettitte Gem; R.A. Dickey Pitches Toronto Blue Jays to 2-0 Win
September 17th, 2013 at 10:59 PM
For most of the 2013 season, the New York Yankees had owned the Toronto Blue Jays, so Tuesday night's series opener at Rogers Centre should have been a piece of cake for the Yankees, who despite losing three straight over the weekend to the Boston Red Sox, were only 2.5...