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New York Yankees’ Jacoby Ellsbury Pulled from Game with Mets Early with Hip Injury
April 25th, 2015 at 7:11 PM
New York Yankees outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury was pulled from the game versus the Mets on Saturday early with what appears to be a minor hip injury. ***PHOTO1*** Manager Joe Girardi took Ellsbury out in the eighth inning with the game pretty much out of hand: ***PHOTO2*** The hope is that Ellsbury will get into...

New York Yankees Players Growing Mustaches; Still Trying to Recruit A-Rod, Joe Girardi: Photo
April 25th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
In a hideous showing of solidarity, New York Yankees players are all growing mustaches—well, most of them. Okay here we go, side view of the Gardner stache! Talking to my friend @OlivingstonTV pic.twitter.com/UEG8ctAZc8 — Marly~ESPN Deportes (@MarlyRiveraESPN) April 24, 2015 Led by Brett Gardner, multiple Yankees players are growing out their mustaches during...

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...

Yankees’ Brett Gardner Spills Beer on Tigers Fan While Attempting to Make Play: Video
April 23rd, 2015 at 3:57 PM
New York Yankees outfielder Brett Gardner made a valiant effort to catch a fly ball in foul territory against the Detroit Tigers on Thursday, but all he ended up accomplishing was spilling beer on one unlucky fan. ***PHOTO1*** Beers at the ballpark can be very expensive nowadays, so spilling one has got...

New York Yankees’ Chris Young Almost Kills Alex Rodriguez with Foul Ball: Video
April 22nd, 2015 at 9:57 PM
New York Yankees outfielder Chris Young almost took out one of his teammates on Wednesday night versus the Detroit Tigers after just missing Alex Rodriguez's head with a foul ball as he was standing in the on-deck circle. Your browser does not support iframes. Rodriguez was just standing there minding his own...

New York Yankees Great Bernie Williams Set to Formally Retire on Friday
April 22nd, 2015 at 11:31 AM
Although he has been retired for many years, New York Yankees great Bernie Williams apparently never signed the paperwork to make it official; but the Bronx Bombers legend will do that this week. ***PHOTO1*** At a press conference on Friday, Williams will sign official Major League Baseball retirement papers and even throw...

New York Yankees ‘Rejects’ Making Big Impact Early in 2015 Season
April 22nd, 2015 at 10:35 AM
The New York Yankees are a team filled with troubled veterans looking for a second chance in their respective careers—and so far the Bronx has been the place for those players to revive their careers. ***PHOTO1*** Before the season started, guys like Alex Rodriguez, Chris Young and Stephen Drew were major question...

Joe Girardi Admits New York Yankees’ Chris Young Should Be Everyday Player
April 22nd, 2015 at 9:03 AM
New York Yankees outfielder Chris Young is off to a fantastic start and is resurrecting his once fallen career, while also forcing manager Joe Girardi's hand to start him everyday over the struggling Carlos Beltran. ***PHOTO1*** Young propelled the Yankees to another victory on Tuesday night versus the Detroit Tigers, falling just...

Former Yankees Prospect Peter O’Brien Off to Hot Start in Triple-A; No Longer Playing Catcher
April 21st, 2015 at 10:51 AM
Former New York Yankees prospect Peter O'Brien is no longer playing catcher in the Arizona Diamondbacks' organization. ***PHOTO1*** O'Brien came up with the Yanks as a catcher in their minor-league system, but there were always doubts about his defensive viability behind the plate. The Yanks dealt the 24-year-old last season in a trade...

Rob Refsnyder Commits 5th Error in 9 Games; Yankees Moving Him Back to Outfield Isn’t Plausible
April 20th, 2015 at 2:58 PM
The Rob Refsnyder experiment at second base took another hit on Sunday after the New York Yankees prospect made his fifth error in nine games this season for the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Railriders. ***PHOTO1*** Despite his issues in the field, Refsnyder continues to swing a stellar bat; although his average has dipped to .229...

New York Yankees Injury Updates on Brett Gardner, Jose Pirela, Chris Capuano, Ivan Nova
April 17th, 2015 at 5:49 PM
Here are the latest updates on some of the New York Yankees' walking wounded. ***PHOTO1*** Brett Gardner Gardner has made it clear his wrist feels much better today and that he was able to play, however manager Joe Girardi is still holding him out. Brett Gardner says he feels good enough to play today...

Aaron Judge Hits Walk-off HR for Trenton Thunder, Then Shows Sick Work Ethic: Video
April 17th, 2015 at 10:30 AM
New York Yankees prospect Aaron Judge hit a walk-off home run for the Double-A Trenton Thunder on Thursday night during the team's home-opener; but he didn't just go out and celebrate after. Judge's opportunity came in the tenth inning of a 2-2 game, and the 22-year-old delivered with a solo shot...

Brett Gardner Injury: Updates on New York Yankees Star’s Wrist
April 14th, 2015 at 7:22 PM
New York Yankees outfielder Brett Gardner was forced from the game with the Baltimore Orioles on Monday night early after being hit by a pitch in his wrist. (Scroll down for updates) ***PHOTO2*** UPDATE: Wednesday, April 15 at 5:02 p.m. ET Brett Gardner seems optimistic about returning on Friday, as the Yankees outfielder says...

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...