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New York Yankees: David Phelps Should Replace Michael Pineda If Suspended
April 23rd, 2014 at 10:55 PM
***VIDEO1*** If Major League Baseball follows rule 8.02 as it is on the books, then New York Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda will face a suspension for the pine tar on his neck during Wednesday night's loss to the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park. And, if that turns out to be...

Yankees Pitcher Michael Pineda Facing Suspension for Substance on Neck Vs. Red Sox
April 23rd, 2014 at 9:03 PM
After he was caught with what looked like pine tar on his neck, Michael Pineda of the New York Yankees will be facing a suspension that could keep him out of his next two starts. In case you missed it, NBC Sports had the screen shot of Pineda's neck, clearly showing...

Watch Michael Pineda Get Ejected for Substance on Neck Vs. Boston Red Sox
April 23rd, 2014 at 8:26 PM
Michael Pineda of the New York Yankees was ejected on Wednesday night versus the Boston Red Sox after it was discovered he had a foreign substance on his neck. After getting away with the pine tar-looking substance on his hand last time against Boston, Pineda was busted by Red Sox manager...

Yankees Vs. Red Sox: Michael Pineda Ejected for Having Substance on Neck
April 23rd, 2014 at 8:07 PM
Michael Pineda of the New York Yankees was at it again after he was seen with a substance on a part of his body versus the Boston Red Sox—this time on his neck—and was subsequently ejected from the game. NBC Sports' Twitter page had the picture of Pineda with what looked...

Derek Jeter Quietly Returning to Form for New York Yankees in 2014
April 23rd, 2014 at 8:31 AM
***VIDEO1*** With all the attention surrounding the success of the newest New York Yankees like Masahiro Tanaka and Jacoby Ellsbury, lost in the sauce has been Derek Jeter as he quietly returns to form for the New York Yankees in 2014. In New York's 9-3 win over the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday...

Joe Girardi Tabs Vidal Nuno to Replace Ivan Nova as New York Yankees 5th Starter
April 23rd, 2014 at 2:02 AM
This past Sunday was an audition for Vidal Nuno, who was making a spot start in the final game of the four-game series against the Tampa Bay Rays. ***VIDEO1*** Against the Rays, Nuno threw five scoreless innings and left with a 1-0 lead; the Yankees went on to win the game 5-1...

Masahiro Tanaka Dominant Again; New York Yankees Power Past Boston Red Sox 9-3
April 22nd, 2014 at 10:55 PM
While the Boston faithful was anticipating the return of Jacoby Ellsbury to Fenway Park as a member of the New York Yankees, Masahiro Tanaka quietly shut down the Boston Red Sox offense on Tuesday night. ***VIDEO1*** In the opening game of a three-game set between the Yankees and Red Sox, it was...

New York Yankees Ichiro Suzuki Solid in Start at Fenway Park
April 22nd, 2014 at 10:55 PM
For a guy who has over 4,000 career hits, there were a lot of questions surrounding Ichiro Suzuki coming into this season. The 10-time American League All Star was a man without a position and not much of a future as a New York Yankee. After being traded to the...

Watch Jacoby Ellsbury Hit a Triple in First At-Bat at Fenway Park
April 22nd, 2014 at 8:20 PM
Jacoby Ellsbury returned with a bang in his first at-bat for the New York Yankees against the Boston Red Sox in his first game back at Fenway Park. Ellsbury drove a ball to deep center field and ended up with a triple despite rounding the bases the entire way. It appears...

Tommy John Surgery is Being Recommended by Team Doctors for New York Yankees’ Ivan Nova
April 22nd, 2014 at 4:46 PM
When Ivan Nova was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a partially torn UCL in his right elbow, it lead to the unfortunate expectations of what could be in store for the 27-year-old starter's future: Tommy John Surgery. ***VIDEO1*** Unfortunately, the doctors that evaluated Nova's injury and the ligament torn in...

New York Yankees Activate Closer David Robertson from 15-Day DL; Option Cesar Cabral to Class-AAA Scranton
April 22nd, 2014 at 11:11 AM
The New York Yankees have been going with a make-shift bullpen over the last two weeks, but on Tuesday, they will get stronger with the return of their closer from the disabled list. ***VIDEO1*** The Yankees have announced that they have activated David Robertson from the 15-day disabled list and optioned left-handed...

Yankees Vs. Red Sox: Important Storylines as Rivalry Continues in Fenway Park
April 22nd, 2014 at 9:43 AM
***VIDEO1*** Jacoby Ellsbury Returns "Home" Call it home or not, Jacoby Ellsbury is returning to his old stomping grounds at Fenway Park where he played seven seasons and won multiple World Series rings. It won't be a friendly return for Ellsbury, but that won't take away from what it means to him. Ellsbury...

New York Yankees’ Masahiro Tanaka Looking Forward to First Ever Showdown Vs. Boston Red Sox on Tuesday
April 21st, 2014 at 5:54 PM
While a lot of people are focusing on former Boston Red Sox, now New York Yankees center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury's return to Fenway Park since leaving last year to sign in the Bronx, the attention could be more focused on Masahiro Tanaka on Tuesday night. ***VIDEO1*** Up until now, Tanaka has been...

New York Yankees Could Have Interest in Philadelphia Phillies SP Cliff Lee with Ivan Nova’s Injury: Report
April 21st, 2014 at 10:45 AM
For the last four years, there's been one player that has always been linked to the New York Yankees as to having strong interest; Cliff Lee. ***VIDEO1*** It all started back in July of 2010 when the Yankees and Seattle Mariners nearly pulled off a deal that would have sent Lee to...

New York Yankees’ Ivan Nova May Need Tommy John Surgery with Partially Torn UCL Ligament in Right Elbow
April 21st, 2014 at 9:55 AM
When New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi came to take out Ivan Nova in the middle of the fifth inning on Saturday night because of what looked like discomfort in his right arm, nobody could expect what would come from that injury. ***VIDEO1*** It wasn't until Sunday morning when Nova was headed...

Jacoby Ellsbury Makes First Trip to Fenway Park as a New York Yankee
April 20th, 2014 at 11:07 PM
Jacoby Ellsbury signed a seven year, $153 million deal with the New York Yankees, this past off-season. The move surprised many people in baseball, especially Boston Red Sox fans. The Yankees had just let Robinson Cano go to the Seattle Mariners and wasted no time making a big move. Ellsbury, fresh...

New York Yankees 1B Mark Teixeira a Hit in Return from Disabled List
April 20th, 2014 at 9:34 PM
Coming into Spring Training many eyes were on New York Yankees first baseman, Mark Teixeira. Teixeira was coming off season ending wrist surgery and there were many questions about his return this season. Teixeira admitted that his wrist might be a problem all season and he expected to feel tightness...

New York Yankees: Vidal Nuno Should Replace Ivan Nova in Starting Rotation
April 20th, 2014 at 7:47 PM
Now that is looks as though Ivan Nova will be out for some time, the New York Yankees would be wise to go with Vidal Nuno in his place. Vidal Nuno turns things over to David Phelps. His line: 5 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 2 BBs, 6 Ks. #Yankees pic.twitter.com/kracP8llL3 —...

With Ivan Nova Undrgoing MRI on Elbow; the New York Yankees Could Look to Bullpen for Starting Solution
April 19th, 2014 at 11:41 PM
New York Yankees  Ivan Nova had a rough start against the Tampa Rays on Saturday. Nova gave up a career high four home runs as the Yankees were thrashed by the Rays, 16-1. The game may not be the only loss for the Yanks. Nova was pulled from the game...

New York Yankees Rookie 3B Yangervis Solarte Off to Strong Start with Solid Play
April 19th, 2014 at 10:31 PM
After spending eight seasons in the minor leagues, Yangervis Solarte has taken advantage of his time in the majors. The Yankees rookie is off to a great start in his initial Major League campaign. Hitting at over .350, Solarte is becoming a regular option at third for the Yankees. His stellar play this...