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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...

Chris Young’s Late Inning Heroics Keep New York Yankees in Wild Card Hunt at 4 Back
September 12th, 2014 at 12:07 AM
Chris Young hit a walk-off home run that gave the New York Yankees a dramatic 5-4 victory on Thursday at the Stadium. The Yankees went from being no-hit by Tampa starter Alex Cobb to winning the game in their last at-bat. The Yankees picked up a 1/2 a game in...

Chris Young’s Walk-Off 3-Run Home Run Lifts Yankees to 5-4 Win Over Rays (Video)
September 11th, 2014 at 11:13 PM
The New York Yankees were five outs away from being no hit by Tampa Bay Rays starter Alex Cobb, who looked like he would reach one of the biggest milestones of his career at Yankee Stadium on Thursday night. With one out in the eighth inning, Chris Young broke up the...

New York Yankees’ Late-Season Injuries Will Seal Fate of 2014
September 11th, 2014 at 5:30 PM
The New York Yankees don't need a magic number to evaporate in order to know they are finished in 2014. ***PHOTO1*** It's bad enough that the Yanks are 11 games out of the American League East lead behind the Baltimore Orioles, but it's even worse that their wild card hopes are fading...

New York Yankees’ Chris Young: Signing Wasn’t to Get Back at Mets, Just Trying to Help
September 11th, 2014 at 12:20 PM
On Wednesday night, Chris Young looked like the guy that the New York Mets were hoping for when they signed him to a one-year, $7.5 million deal in the offseason. ***PHOTO1*** Except, it's not with the New York Mets he's looking like that guy, but instead, the New York Yankees, who signed...

New York Yankees Keep Playoff Hopes Alive with Big Comeback in the Bronx
September 11th, 2014 at 12:19 PM
Left for the dead in the AL Wild Card race, the New York Yankees bats awoke last night at the Stadium. With all that has been said about the dormant New York offense, they answered the bell on Wednesday as they showed signs of life in the Bronx ***VIDEO1*** After giving up...

New York Yankees’ Carlos Beltran Could Need Elbow Surgery Soon; End 2014 Season
September 11th, 2014 at 11:18 AM
Carlos Beltran was a late scratch to the New York Yankees lineup on Wednesday because of the constant elbow pain he's been dealing with all year long. ***PHOTO1*** It started back in May when it was discovered that he has bone spurs in the elbow and almost needed surgery on it in...

MLB Rumors: Yankees Must Be All-in on Giancarlo Stanton If Marlins Extension Fails
September 10th, 2014 at 2:14 PM
The Miami Marlins will try their best to keep superstar slugger Giancarlo Stanton, but the New York Yankees should be prepared to go all-in for him should contract extension talks fail between Stanton and the only team he has ever known. ***PHOTO1*** Bob Nightengale of USA Today Sports reported that the Marlins...

New York Yankees’ Brett Gardner Could Miss Rest of 2014 Season with Abdominal Strain
September 9th, 2014 at 8:01 PM
So with 21 games left to play until the end of the regular season, the New York Yankees could be without one of their better hitters this season. ***PHOTO1*** Brett Gardner, who has been out of the lineup the last couple of days with an abdominal strain, could possibly miss the rest...