Archives

Category: ‘Game Previews’

Ichiro Suzuki Hints at Problems in New York Yankees Clubhouse
September 29th, 2014 at 2:18 PM
Ichiro Suzuki isn't ready to retire just yet, and the New York Yankees haven't given him many reasons to consider returning for a fourth season in pinstripes. ***PHOTO1*** Daniel Barbarisi of the Wall Street Journal reports on Suzuki's future plans, which seem to include playing in 2015: Ichiro said he feels great and...

Ichiro Suzuki Unsure If He’ll Be Back with New York Yankees in 2015 Season
September 29th, 2014 at 11:21 AM
Ichiro Suzuki just completed a 2014 season where he was asked to do a lot more than what the New York Yankees originally thought he would. ***PHOTO1*** When the season initially kicked off, Ichiro was looked upon as the fourth and even fifth outfielder behind starters Brett Gardner, Jacoby Ellsbury, Carlos...

Cuban Free Agent Yasmany Tomas Has $75 Million Offer on Table from Unknown Team: Report
September 25th, 2014 at 4:11 PM
The New York Yankees are reportedly interested in free agent and Cuban outfielder Yasmany Tomas; as are several other teams around the league like the Philadelphia Phillies, Texas Rangers, New York Mets and Boston Red Sox. ***PHOTO1*** One team even has so much interest, they've already put in an offer for Tomas...

New York Yankees Shut Down Carlos Beltran for Final Games of 2014 Regular Season
September 25th, 2014 at 7:39 AM
Shortly after the New York Yankees 9-5 loss to the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday afternoon, a loss that eliminated them completely from playoff contention, Joe Girardi made a decision on one of his players who has been dealing with issues all season. ***PHOTO1*** Girardi told the media that the team will shut...

New York Yankees Claim Eury Perez Off Waivers from Washington Nationals
September 22nd, 2014 at 3:48 PM
The New York Yankees have made a roster move by claiming outfielder Eury Perez off waivers from the Washington Nationals on Monday. ***PHOTO1*** The Yanks' official Twitter feed announced the news: #Yankees claim OF Eury Perez off waivers from the @Nationals. A corresponding move will be announced later today. — New York Yankees (@Yankees)...

Jacoby Ellsbury Isn’t Expected to Play for New York Yankees on Monday with Hamstring Issue
September 22nd, 2014 at 11:38 AM
The New York Yankees lineup has been a bit shorthanded this week because of injuries and other issues surrounding the players on the team. ***PHOTO1*** Martin Prado has been out due to undergoing an emergency appendectomy, Mark Teixeira left Saturday's game with a wrist injury and was out of the lineup on...

Jose Bautista Trolls New York Yankees Fans with Pump Fake into Stands (Video)
September 21st, 2014 at 9:15 AM
Toronto Blue Jays star Jose Bautista isn't exactly endearing himself to the New York Yankees and their fans this week. ***PHOTO1*** First, Bautista's animated celebration after a game-tying homer on Thursday night offended Shawn Kelley, although it appeared the horse head man was just a bit too sensitive in that case. On Saturday,...

New York Yankees’ Jacoby Ellsbury Could Be Done for 2014 Season with Hamstring Injury
September 20th, 2014 at 1:12 PM
The injury bug continues to plague the New York Yankees all year long. Martin Prado was the latest one who is out for the season due to undergoing an emergency appendectomy. Jacoby Ellsbury may be joining him on the sidelines. ***PHOTO1*** Ellsbury suffered a strained hamstring during Friday night's 5-3 win over...

Carlos Beltran Returned to New York Yankees on Thursday After Death of Unborn Baby Son
September 19th, 2014 at 12:24 AM
On Monday night, Carlos Beltran was excused by the New York Yankees to tend to a personal matter. Little did we know of the unfortunate events that would be in store for Beltran and his family. ***PHOTO1*** On Wednesday night, we had found out through Beltran's own Facebook account that his unborn...

New York Yankees to Attend Workout of Cuban Free Agent Slugger Yasmani Tomas
September 18th, 2014 at 1:10 PM
According to a report by George King III of The New York Post, representatives from the New York Yankees will attend a workout by Cuban Free Agent outfielder, Yasmani Tomas. Thomas will workout for multiple Major League teams on Sunday in the Dominican Republic at the San Francisco Giants complex...

New York Yankees’ Carlos Beltran Absence Due to Unfortunate Death of Infant Son
September 17th, 2014 at 11:11 PM
UPDATE 11:55 PM EST: It has been learned that Carlos Beltran's son died due to his wife Jessica suffering a miscarriage. On Wednesday, Yankees captain Derek Jeter issues a statement regarding Beltran and expressed his deepest sympathies. "It puts things in perspective," Jeter said. "We're here, playing a game, and we're trying...

Carlos Beltran Leaves New York Yankees Over Personal Matter; Return to Team Unknown
September 17th, 2014 at 1:21 AM
While the New York Yankees were in the midst of a 6-1 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field, the team will be without one of their key players for the time being. ***PHOTO1*** Andrew Marchand of ESPN New York reported that Carlos Beltran left the team to tend to...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: New York Yankees to Bid on Nelson Cruz
September 16th, 2014 at 6:40 PM
The New York Yankees will be looking for a power hitter in what is turning out to be a free agent market lacking options, so Nelson Cruz figures to be a major target for general manager Brian Cashman during the offseason. ***PHOTO2*** Logic and Nick Cafardo of The Boston Globe dictate that...

MLB Rumors: Yankees GM Brian Cashman Didn’t Want Chris Young
September 16th, 2014 at 6:05 PM
Before outfielder and former New York Met Chris Young started lighting it up with the New York Yankees after being signed and brought up on September 1, general manager Brian Cashman didn't want to sign him. ***PHOTO1*** Young was released by the Mets in August and the Yanks signed him at the...

New York Yankees’ Chris Young: Citi Field Definitely Prevented Some Home Runs for Me
September 14th, 2014 at 9:12 AM
When the New York Yankees signed Chris Young last month, he was fresh off a release from the New York Mets where he was hitting just .208 and had eight home runs in 254 at-bats. ***PHOTO1*** Thus far with the Yankees and in 25 at-bats, Young is hitting .400 with three home...

Chris Young Steals Home in New York Yankees 3-2 Win Over Baltimore Orioles (Video)
September 14th, 2014 at 1:12 AM
With the New York Yankees offense sputtering over the last 24 hours, it would make sense for them to find ways to score runs by any means necessary. And on Saturday afternoon, that's exactly what they did. ***VIDEO1*** With the Yankees up 2-0 in the top of the second inning and runners...

New York Yankees’ Chris Young’s Picture Still on Mets’ Tickets After Release
September 13th, 2014 at 4:44 PM
Chris Young has been lighting the world on fire since joining the New York Yankees, but before that he was a member of the New York Mets and wasn't doing so well. Because of his failures in Flushing, the Mets dropped Young and allowed the Yankees to pick him up. Even...

Carlos Beltran to Delay Surgery; ‘If I Can Play, I Am Going to Play’
September 13th, 2014 at 4:07 PM
Carlos Beltran was able to swing a bat yesterday for the first time since being sidelined due to elbow soreness on Wednesday. According to David Waldstein of The New York Times, Beltran plans to put off surgery on his ailing right elbow until the off-season. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees outfielder has been battling...

Brett Gardner May Return for Yankees Doubleheader Friday; Martin Prado is Back
September 12th, 2014 at 12:36 PM
The news has been mum on Brett Gardner the past few days and it hasn't looked good for the New York Yankees outfielder, with the possibility that his abdominal strain would finish his 2014 campaign. ***PHOTO1*** But Bryan Hoch of MLB.com reports some great news for the Yankees as Gardner may be...

Chris Young Becoming Spark the New York Yankees Need to Survive
September 12th, 2014 at 9:33 AM
Who would have thought a New York Mets reject would become the last hope of the New York Yankees 2014 season? ***PHOTO1*** That's the story with Chris Young, who once again came through when his new team needed him most with a walk-off homer that propelled the Yankees to a 5-4 win...