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Yankees Vs. Red Sox 5/1/15: Lineups, Pitching Matchup, Viewing Info for Game No. 23
May 1st, 2015 at 3:38 PM
The New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox enter Friday night with just a game separating them for first place in the American League East, with the Bronx Bombers atop the division. ***PHOTO1*** The Yanks just got done taking 2-of-3 from the Tampa Bay Rays to take sole possession of first place....

Philadelphia Phillies’ Ryne Sandberg with Harsh Words for Alex Rodriguez’s Pursuit of HR No. 660
May 1st, 2015 at 3:05 PM
While some people may not like Philadelphia Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg's opinion on whether or not to celebrate New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez, he is right in his assessment of the situation. ***PHOTO1*** Sandberg, like many people around baseball, is giving his opinion about Rodriguez's pursuit of Willie Mays and...

Detroit Tigers’ David Price Knows How New York Yankees’ Masahiro Tanaka Got Forearm Strain
April 30th, 2015 at 4:15 PM
Detroit Tigers ace David Price is pretty sure he knows how New York Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka came down with a forearm strain that landed him on the 15-day disabled list. ***PHOTO1*** Tanaka is expected to miss up to a month after it was announced on Tuesday that he had the injury,...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Shows Soft Side with Nice Gesture to Sick Ballplayer
April 28th, 2015 at 4:12 PM
We always hear about the bad things New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez does, so it's only right we give him credit when he does something good—or in this case, great. ***PHOTO1*** Jon Heyman of CBS Sports is reporting that Rodriguez took the time to contact GianPaul Conti, a local ballplayer...

Yankees Vs. Rays 4/28/15: Lineups, Pitching Matchup, Viewing Info for Game No. 21
April 28th, 2015 at 3:25 PM
The New York Yankees (12-8) enter Tuesday night's action in sole possession of first place in the American League East after defeating the Tampa Bay Rays (11-9) on Monday. ***PHOTO1*** The Yanks have won nine of their last 11 games and are easily one of the hottest teams in Major League Baseball...

Yankees Vs. Rays 4/27/15: Lineups, Pitching Matchup, Viewing Info for Game No. 20
April 27th, 2015 at 3:33 PM
The New York Yankees and Tampa Bay Rays meet on Monday night for the first of three games that will decide who ends up in first place in the American League East. ***PHOTO1*** Both the Rays and Yankees own an 11-8 record and are sitting atop the division after 19 games. Whoever...

MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees Have Enough Talent in Double-A to Acquire Johnny Cueto, Cole Hamels
April 27th, 2015 at 10:00 AM
With the depth the New York Yankees have in Double-A right now, one baseball writer suggests the team can go out and acquire a top-notch starter like Johnny Cueto of the Cincinnati Reds or Cole Hamels of the Philadelphia Phillies if need be. ***PHOTO1*** Hall of Fame baseball writer Peter Gammons is...

New York Yankees, Mets Get into Twitter Fight During Subway Series Finale
April 27th, 2015 at 8:51 AM
While the New York Yankees and Mets were battling on the baseball field on Sunday night, their respective Twitter accounts also had at it. ***PHOTO1*** For some bizarre reason, the Mets account has made a habit of calling the Yankees "New York (AL)" and "NY (AL)" whenever mentioning them in a status...

Yankees Vs. Mets 4/26/15: Lineups, Pitching Matchup, Viewing Info for Game No. 19
April 26th, 2015 at 4:55 PM
The bragging rights for New York all comes down to this: a Sunday night Subway Series baseball game between the Yankees and Mets. ***PHOTO1*** The crosstown rivals split the first two games of this series before meeting for the rubber match tonight at Yankee Stadium. It'll be the final meeting between the...

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...