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Chase Headley to Make 1st Start for New York Yankees on Wednesday; Batting 6th Vs. Texas Rangers
July 23rd, 2014 at 4:39 PM
On Tuesday night, newly acquired Chase Headley got his first taste of the life in pinstripes as in the bottom of the 14th inning, he ripped a game-winning hit to give the New York Yankees a 2-1 victory over the Texas Rangers. ***VIDEO1*** Because he didn't arrive to the Bronx until 7:30...

New York Yankees Vs. Cincinnati Reds: Full Preview, Pitching Matchups, Lineups of Series
July 18th, 2014 at 2:15 PM
With the All Star break officially over on Friday, it's time for the New York Yankees to return to the 2014 season and get back to trying to turn around a rather disappointing start of their season. ***VIDEO1*** The Yankees head into the second half of the season at 47-47 and five...

New York Yankees-Seattle Mariners Postponed Due to Rain; Makeup Game on June 2
April 30th, 2014 at 3:22 PM
The New York Yankees will have to wait to get revenge for the opening night loss at the hands of Robinson Cano and the Seattle Mariners. ***VIDEO1*** The team announced on Wednesday afternoon that the second game between the Yankees and Mariners at Yankee Stadium has been postponed due to rain. The...

Yankees Vs. Red Sox: Biggest Test of Michael Pineda’s Career Comes Thursday Night
April 10th, 2014 at 12:28 PM
The Michael Pineda era gets off to a solid start. pic.twitter.com/YXtZZ9X9j4 — MLB (@MLB) April 5, 2014 The New York Yankees still aren't certain what they have in Michael Pineda just yet, but it's certainly going to be a telling start on Thursday night against the Boston Red Sox at Yankee Stadium. Pineda...

New York Yankees’ Masahiro Tanaka to Make Yankee Stadium Debut on Wednesday Vs. Baltimore Orioles
April 9th, 2014 at 11:28 AM
This past Friday night, Masahiro Tanaka made his long-awaited major league debut for the New York Yankees facing off against the Toronto Blue Jays and passed with flying colors with a victory. ***PHOTO1*** On Wednesday night, all eyes will again be on the 25-year-old Japanese star as he makes his debut in front...

Masahiro Tanaka Tosses 2 Scoreless Innings in Spring Debut for New York Yankees; Beat Phillies 4-0
March 1st, 2014 at 6:49 PM
It was a jam-packed house at George Steinbrenner Field down in Tampa on Saturday afternoon, and all eyes were on one person; Masahiro Tanaka. ***VIDEO1*** With media members all over the country and from Japan in the house, everyone wanted to see how the Yankees newest acquisition would fare in his first...

New York Rangers Defeat New Jersey Devils 7-3 at Yankee Stadium in NHL’s Stadium Series
January 26th, 2014 at 7:07 PM
Over the last couple of years, the National Hockey League has been holding games outdoors in baseball venues known as the Winter Classic; Fenway Park in Boston, Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia and Wrigley Field in Chicago have played host to regular season games which normally take place around New...

New York Yankees and Baltimore Orioles Start Four Game Head-to-Head Wild Card Battle
September 9th, 2013 at 10:43 AM
Tonight the New York Yankees and Baltimore Orioles start a crucial four game series at Camden Yards in Baltimore.  The AL East rivals are each vying for a Wild Card berth into the playoffs. Yesterday New York salvaged an awful weekend battle with the Boston Red Sox with a walk-off wild...

New York Yankees Playoff Fate Lies in Their Own Hands Over Next 11 Game Stretch
September 5th, 2013 at 11:20 AM
This rollercoaster season now brings the New York Yankees to the final turn in what will determine if they make the playoffs.  The next 11 games include four at home this weekend against first place Boston Red Sox then three against the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards and the final three...

Jayson Nix’s Walk-Off, 9th Inning Hit Completes New York Yankees Doubleheader Sweep, Beat Toronto Blue Jays 3-2
August 20th, 2013 at 11:34 PM
The New York Yankees are starting to gain some momentum in the dog days of summer and are catching ground in the American League playoff race, as they defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 8-4 earlier in the day on Tuesday as part of a day-night doubleheader. ***PHOTO1*** In the second game of...

New York Yankees-Los Angeles Dodgers Rained Out, Day-Night Doubleheader on Wednesday
June 18th, 2013 at 7:03 PM
Tuesday night was expected to be Los Angeles Dodgers manager Don Mattingly's return to Yankee Stadium for the first time in six years as his team began a two-game stint against the New York Yankees. ***PHOTO1*** Mother nature had other plans, as tarps were rolled onto the field around 6:10 p.m. and...

Don Mattingly Returns to Bronx for 1st Time as Los Angeles Dodgers Begin Series with New York Yankees
June 18th, 2013 at 2:16 PM
***PHOTO1***It's been six years since Don Mattingly has been at Yankee Stadium for any time for a game. On Tuesday night, his Los Angeles Dodgers will head into the Bronx to start a two-game series with his former team, the New York Yankees. Mattingly was a 14-year member of the Yankees and...

New York Yankees Begin Eight Game Road Trip Against AL East and Crosstown Rivals
May 20th, 2013 at 1:25 PM
The first place New York Yankees sit a top the AL East and now begin a stretch against some of their heated rivals. First stop Baltimore, where tonight CC Sabathia will get the start going against a familiar name in Freddy Garcia. Sabathia was slated to start on Sunday, but the...

New York Yankees Starting Lineup Vs. Tampa Bay Rays Southpaw Matt Moore
April 22nd, 2013 at 4:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** On Sunday, the New York Yankees were not able to complete the series sweep, as a lackluster pitching performance from starter Ivan Nova doomed the Yankees, with an 8-4 defeat to the host Toronto Blue Jays. Keeping it in the American League East, the Yankees continue their road trip on Monday night,...

New York Yankees Starting Lineup Vs. Toronto Blue Jays Left-hander Mark Buehrle
April 20th, 2013 at 12:11 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** On Friday night, the New York Yankees opened their weekend tilt, versus American League East rivals Toronto Blue Jays, with a 9-4 drubbing of the host. Behind over seven innings of strong work by Yankees stalwart Andy Pettitte, and the team-leading fifth home run of the season by designated hitter Travis Hafner, the...

New York Yankees Starting Lineup Vs. Toronto Blue Jays Right-hander Brandon Morrow
April 19th, 2013 at 6:25 PM
***PHOTO1*** On the same day the New York Yankees received word that they would be without their captain, shortstop Derek Jeter, until after the All-Star break, their three-game winning streak would also be snapped on Thursday night, as they fell to the Arizona Diamondbacks in extra innings, 6-2. Trailing 2-0 in the bottom of...

New York Yankees Starting Lineup Vs. Arizona Diamondbacks Southpaw Patrick Corbin
April 18th, 2013 at 4:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Yankees will look to break the brooms out Thursday night, and make it four wins in a row, with the third and final game of the three-game set against the Arizona Diamondbacks.  First pitch is slated for 7:05. For the Yankees, following Wednesday night's come-from-behind 4-3 victory, thanks to...

New York Yankees Starting Lineup Vs. Arizona Diamondbacks Left-hander Wade Miley
April 17th, 2013 at 4:48 PM
***PHOTO1*** Coming off of a 4-2 victory on Tuesday night, in game one of a three-game set with the Arizona Diamondbacks, the Yankees will look to make it three-in-a-row on Wednesday night, as Yankees manager Joe Girardi sends ace C.C. Sabathia (2-1, 3.00 ERA) to the hill for the 7:05 first pitch. On...

New York Yankees Starting Lineup Vs. Arizona Diamondbacks Righty Brandon McCarthy
April 16th, 2013 at 5:16 PM
***PHOTO1*** In what figures to be an emotional Tuesday night, as the Yankees will be honoring both baseball icon Jackie Robinson and the city of Boston, affected by the tragic events of Monday afternoon at the Boston Marathon, there will be nine innings (at least) of baseball to bring a little normalcy back into our realms. For...

New York Yankees to Wear Number 42 on Tuesday Night in Honor of Jackie Robinson
April 15th, 2013 at 4:57 PM
***PHOTO1*** Monday marks the 66th anniversary of baseball pioneer Jackie Robinson becoming the first African-American player in Major League Baseball, and in honor of the legendary Brooklyn Dodger, the New York Yankees will all wear number 42 on Tuesday night, when the Arizona Diamondbacks visit the Bronx for the first of a...