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Willie Mays Reacts to New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Hitting HR No. 660
May 1st, 2015 at 11:19 PM
Major League Baseball legend Willie Mays has released a brief statement congratulating New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez after he hit career home run No. 660, tying Mays for fourth on the all-time list. ***PHOTO1*** Beforehand, Mays had said he would celebrate A-Rod when he reached No. 660, along with his...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Tears up After Postgame Interview Following HR No. 660: Video
May 1st, 2015 at 10:57 PM
New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez was overcome with emotion following the team's victory over the Boston Red Sox on Friday night in which he hit home run No. 660. ***PHOTO1*** Rodriguez hit the bomb off Red Sox reliever Junichi Tuzawa as a pinch-hitter, making it the first time he has...

Boston Red Sox Fan Who Caught Alex Rodriguez’s 660th Home Run Won’t Give Ball Back
May 1st, 2015 at 10:20 PM
The Boston Red Sox fan who caught New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez's 660th career home run has no plans of giving the ball back. ***PHOTO3*** A-Rod slugged his way to fourth on the all-time list on Friday night at Fenway Park, sending a ball into the seats on top of...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Hits HR No. 660 Versus Boston Red Sox: Video
May 1st, 2015 at 9:53 PM
New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez has just slugged his way to fourth on the all-time home run list in Major League Baseball history after hitting No. 660 on Friday night versus the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park. ***PHOTO1*** The home run came in the eighth inning off of Red...

Red Sox Comment on Alex Rodriguez and No. 660; John Farrell, Former Yankees Voice Support
May 1st, 2015 at 5:07 PM
The last place you'd ever expect to hear support for New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez hitting career home run No. 660 would be from the Boston Red Sox. ***PHOTO1*** But Red Sox manager John Farrell is voicing support for the embattled slugger after saying what A-Rod is doing is impressive...

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...

New York Yankees’ Andrew Miller Takes Subway to Get Home from Games: Photo
May 1st, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Yankees closer Andrew Miller is like many working men and women in the city: he takes the subway to work. ***PHOTO1*** The 6-foot-7 left-hander was spotted by a fan after the game on Tuesday versus the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium. Granted, he might not be a household name...

MLB Rumors: New York Yankees Take Closer Look at Cuban 2B Andy Ibanez
May 1st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The New York Yankees decided to take a closer look at Cuban second baseman Andy Ibanez over the weekend. ***PHOTO1*** The Yanks already attended a workout for Ibanez back in April in Miami along with other teams, but that was the extent of their interest until now. However Dan Martin of the New...

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,...

Newspapers Put Despicable Spin on Photo of Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez and Derek Jeter’s Girlfriend
April 30th, 2015 at 1:49 PM
The ugly side of so-called journalism reared its ugly head in the past few days after the picture of New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez and Derek Jeter's girlfriend, Hannah Davis, came to light. ***PHOTO1*** We told you about the photo, which was taken at a charity event in Manhattan. There...

New York Yankees’ Andrew Bailey Shut Down with Injury; Updates on Pirela, Capuano, and Ryan
April 30th, 2015 at 12:34 PM
New York Yankees reliever Andrew Bailey has suffered another setback in his return from a shoulder injury suffered back in 2013. Bailey was trying to work his way back in the Yanks' minor-league system with the goal of pitching in back-to-back games. While he was able to do that, Chad Jennings...

Pedro Martinez Admits Regret for Pushing New York Yankees’ Don Zimmer, but for Wrong Reason
April 30th, 2015 at 10:49 AM
In an upcoming book written by Boston Red Sox legend Pedro Martinez, the Hall of Fame pitcher admits he has regret about pushing former New York Yankees bench coach, the late Don Zimmer, to the ground during the 2003 American League Championship series. ***PHOTO1*** Game 3 of the 2003 ALCS was a...

Detroit Tigers’ Shane Greene Sinking Quickly After Two Horrific Starts Back-to-Back
April 30th, 2015 at 9:13 AM
There was some heated debate about the New York Yankees possibly making a mistake trading Shane Greene to the Detroit Tigers, but I think we can all calm down now. ***PHOTO1*** Greene began the 2015 campaign on fire with the Tigers after his first three starts, compiling a 3-0 record with just...

Derek Jeter’s Girlfriend Seen with New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez: Photo
April 29th, 2015 at 6:02 PM
New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez and legendary shortstop Derek Jeter had a somewhat contentious relationships as teammates, but that doesn't mean A-Rod can't take a picture with The Captain's girlfriend. ***PHOTO1*** While at a BTIG charity event in Manhattan on Tuesday, Sports Illustrated Swimsuit model Hannah Davis posed for a...

New York Yankees’ Dellin Betances Limped Off Field After Completing 8th Inning on Wednesday?
April 29th, 2015 at 3:44 PM
UPDATE: Wednesday, April 29 at 5:19 p.m. ET Yankees manager Joe Girardi said Dellin Betances doesn't have any kind of serious injury and that his limping was a result of a blister on his toe. Girardi said Betances has a blister on one of his big toes, which is why he was...

New York Yankees Fan Crowdsourcing a Celebration Ad for Alex Rodriguez
April 29th, 2015 at 2:07 PM
We've already heard about one fan who took out an ad in the New York Daily News against Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez, but now there's a fan who wants to celebrate A-Rod and his 660th homer. ***PHOTO1*** Just a few days ago we told you about an ad in the Daily...

New York Yankees’ Mark Teixeira Has Family Connection to Baltimore Riots
April 29th, 2015 at 12:00 PM
We have all watched the jaw-dropping footage of the Baltimore riots over the past few days, including New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira, who has a personal connection with the situation. ***PHOTO1*** Teixeira was born and raised in Maryland, even attending Mount Saint Joseph High School in Baltimore. The riots even hit...

New York Yankees’ Masahiro Tanaka Comments on Forearm Injury Forcing Him to 15-day DL
April 29th, 2015 at 10:00 AM
The New York Yankees received devastating news when it was discovered Masahiro Tanaka had a forearm strain that would keep him out up to a month. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees ace had made it through just four starts and was finally getting into his rhythm before suffering the injury to his forearm that...

Pedro Martinez Takes Credit for Predicting New York Yankees’ Masahiro Tanaka Would Get Hurt
April 29th, 2015 at 9:03 AM
Boston Red Sox legend Pedro Martinez made it clear he believed Masahiro Tanaka wouldn't make it through the 2015 season for the New York Yankees without getting injured, and now he's reminding you he said it. ***PHOTO1*** Back on April 1st it was reported Martinez predicted Tanaka would go down to injury...

Yankees GM Brian Cashman Says Masahiro Tanaka Injury ‘Could Be’ Precursor to Tommy John Surgery
April 28th, 2015 at 9:02 PM
New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman may have just dropped a bomb. ***PHOTO1*** According to Kevin Kernan of the New York Post, the Yanks' GM admitted that Masahiro Tanaka's forearm strain that is landing him on the 15-day DL "could be" a precursor to him having Tommy John surgery: When I asked...