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New York Yankees’ Brett Gardner to Have Tests on Wrist After Leaving Game Vs. Orioles Early
April 13th, 2015 at 10:09 PM
UPDATE: Monday, April 13 at 10:19 p.m. The x-rays on Gardner's wrist came back negative, which is a great first sign for the Yankees. X-rays on Gardner's wrist came back negative #Yankees — Meredith Marakovits (@M_Marakovits) April 14, 2015 End of Update Original Text New York Yankees outfielder Brett Gardner was forced from the game with...

Boston Red Sox’ David Ortiz Calls New York Yankees’ Jacoby Ellsbury a ‘Rich Bitch’: Video
April 13th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz and New York Yankees center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury used to be teammates, so it wasn't shocking to see Big Papi having some fun with the former Red Sox outfielder during the game on Sunday night. ***PHOTO1*** Only problem is ESPN's cameras picked up what came...

New York Yankees’ Joe Girardi Attempts to Explain Carlos Beltran’s Slow Start
April 12th, 2015 at 7:28 PM
Much has been made about the early season struggles of New York Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran, which has caused quite a bit of frustration amongst Yankees fans. ***PHOTO1*** Beltran, who is in the second year of a three-year, $45 million contract, is off to a 2-for-20 start (.100) with two RBI....

New York Yankees Players Who Frustrate Fans the Most to Start 2015 Season
April 12th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Oh, where do we begin? ***PHOTO1*** New York Yankees fans have a ton of reasons to be angry after five games, but some players are particularly frustrating for fans to watch so far in 2015. Let's see who they are. Carlos Beltran In 2014, Carlos Beltran had every excuse in the world not to do...

New York Yankees Prospect Ramon Flores Hits for Cycle: Video
April 10th, 2015 at 1:30 PM
New York Yankees prospect Ramon Flores reminded us that the Bronx Bombers might have more offense in the minors than in the majors. Your browser does not support iframes. Flores, who ranks as the Yanks' No. 25 prospect according to MLB.com, is starting his season in Triple-A with the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders. And what...

New York Yankees’ Joe Girardi Foolish for Overmanaging 3 Games into Season
April 10th, 2015 at 11:45 AM
It didn't take long for New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi and his binder to interfere with the team and try to outsmart everyone. ***PHOTO1*** In the third game of the season, the Yankees skipper benched Brett Gardner, Brian McCann and Stephen Drew, all because the Toronto Blue Jays were sending a...

New York Yankees Offense Bailed Out in Game No. 164 of 2014 Season
April 9th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
If you didn't know any better, you'd think the 2015 New York Yankees were still stuck in 2014. ***PHOTO1*** That's because the Yankees offense has been too quiet through the first two games of the season and that trend started back in spring training with many of the team's veterans struggling throughout...

Atlanta Braves Sign Prospect Adonis Garcia After New York Yankees Released Him
April 7th, 2015 at 4:00 PM
Following the New York Yankees' release of prospect Adonis Garcia over the weekend, the Atlanta Braves have picked up the 30-year-old Cuban-born player and he will start the season in their Triple-A affiliate. ***PHOTO2*** Garcia was released by the Yanks after they signed him at the age of 27 in 2012 to...

New York Yankees’ 2015 Opening Day Roster Minus Backup Catcher
April 4th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Every spot on the New York Yankees' Opening Day roster has been determined except for one spot: backup catcher. ***PHOTO1*** That's a decision manager Joe Girardi plans on making Saturday night, with the choice coming down to either Austin Romine or John Ryan Murphy. Aside from that, the Yanks' roster is set from...

New York Yankees Legends Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig Struck Out by Girl: Video
April 3rd, 2015 at 1:55 PM
Legend and video has it that New York Yankees legends Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig, two of the greatest baseball players in the history of the game, were struck out by a 17-year-old girl named Jackie Mitchell. ***PHOTO1*** It was during spring training in 1931 and both Ruth and Gehrig were playing...

New York Yankees’ Jacoby Ellsbury to Play in Big-League Spring Training Game on Wednesday
March 31st, 2015 at 7:30 PM
New York Yankees outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury is set to return to action on Wednesday. ***PHOTO1*** Ellsbury has been out the past few weeks with an oblique strain and the goal was for him to get into a game by Tuesday to be ready for the season, which he successfully did in a...

MLB.com Ranks 3 New York Yankees as Best at Their Position in American League East
March 31st, 2015 at 3:23 PM
MLB.com did an interesting list of the best players at each position in the American League East and three New York Yankees made the cut. ***PHOTO1*** Anthony Castrovince of MLB.com did the rankings and listed Masahiro Tanaka as the best starter, Brett Gardner as the best left fielder and, in a surprise...

New York Yankees’ Brett Gardner Uses His Bat for Everything: Video
March 31st, 2015 at 10:40 AM
New York Yankees outfielder Brett Gardner had a lot of success with the bat in 2014, and now we know why. Your browser does not support iframes. It seems Gardy and his bat have a close relationship because as you can see, Gardner uses his bat to do just about everything he...

New York Yankees’ Jacoby Ellsbury Set for Game Action on Tuesday After On-Field BP
March 29th, 2015 at 4:00 PM
New York Yankees outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury is all set for game action after he enjoyed a successful round of on-field batting practice on Saturday as the next step in his rehab process from a mild oblique strain. ***PHOTO1*** Ellsbury hasn't played in a game since March 15 and was sidelined from baseball...

New York Yankees’ Jacoby Ellsbury Ready for On-Field BP After Successful Indoor Session
March 28th, 2015 at 9:50 AM
New York Yankees outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury took his next step towards the field on Friday when he completed a successful indoor batting practice session. ***PHOTO2*** Next up for Ellsbury is to get on the actual field and take batting practice on Saturday (the tweet below is from Friday evening). ***PHOTO1*** Ellsbury originally injured himself...

Aaron Judge’s Massive Size Described by New York Yankees’ Big Leaguers: Video
March 27th, 2015 at 4:00 PM
The New York Yankees major league players got a firsthand look at prospect Aaron Judge this spring and the reviews of the 22-year-old all have one commom theme: he's a massive human being. ***PHOTO1*** Judge stands at 6-foot-7 and weighs-in at 230 lbs., so his measurements speak for themselves; however sometimes you...

New York Yankees’ Jacoby Ellsbury Must Get in Game by Tuesday to Be Ready for Season
March 26th, 2015 at 5:00 PM
If Jacoby Ellsbury wants to be ready for the New York Yankees Opening Day game on April 6 versus the Toronto Blue Jays, he must start playing in games by next week. ***PHOTO1*** Yankees manager Joe Girardi talked about his outfielder, who is dealing with a mild oblique strain and just recently...

New York Yankees’ Carlos Beltran’s Beautiful Penthouse Apartment in Manhattan: Photo
March 24th, 2015 at 12:00 PM
New York Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran is the new owner of a penthouse apartment in Manhattan that cost a ridiculous amount of money. Beltran bought the new home for $9.3 million, according to Curbed NY: ***PHOTO1*** But now the slugger has finally slid into home base—a $9.3 millionone, at that—in the form of...

New York Yankees’ Jacoby Ellsbury Feeling Better and Confident About Opening Day
March 24th, 2015 at 10:59 AM
New York Yankees outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury will be an important part of the team's starting lineup this season, so it's good to see him feeling better after a mild strain of his oblique. ***PHOTO2*** The injury was set to keep Ellsbury out of baseball activities for a week, which has proven to...

New York Yankees Prospect Slade Heathcott Has Epic Warm-Up Moves: Video
March 23rd, 2015 at 1:57 PM
New York Yankees prospect Slade Heathcott should win an award for his fantastic warm-up dance-type moves upon entering games. ***PHOTO3*** Unfortunately Heathcott's moves were displayed after he was called into the game to replace injured teammate Jose Pirela, who had just run into a wall and was carted off the field. Clearly Heathcott...