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Chase Headley Won’t Rule Out Retaliation from Yankees Against Rays for Repeated Hit-By-Pitches
September 17th, 2014 at 1:13 PM
In what was supposed to be a farewell send-off from the Tampa Bay Rays for New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter on Tuesday night turned really nasty pretty fast. ***PHOTO1*** Jeter was plunked for the second time in less than a week by a member of the Rays pitching staff and benches...

New York Yankees Martin Prado Undergoes Emergency Appendectomy; is Done for Season
September 16th, 2014 at 12:12 PM
The injuries continue to mount for the 2014 New York Yankees. Martin Prado who was already playing through a hamstring injury, has undergone an emergency appendectomy and will miss the rest of the 2014 season. The Yankees signed Minor League infielder Jose Pirela to a Major League contract and added...

Chase Headley Blames Umpire for Ejection in New York Yankees Loss to Rays
September 16th, 2014 at 10:52 AM
Chase Headley was forced to hit the showers early on Monday night after he was ejected by home plate umpire Marty Foster, but the New York Yankees third baseman isn't taking blame for the ejection. ***PHOTO1*** Instead, Headley blames Foster, who tossed him for arguing balls and strikes, which was a common...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Unlikely to Face Charges in Biogenesis Case, According to Lawyer
September 16th, 2014 at 9:10 AM
Last month, police arrested several people involved in the Biogenesis case in which they sold and produced performance enhancing drugs to several Major League Baseball players as well as minors down in the Miami area; one of which was the former founder of the clinic, Anthony Bosch. ***PHOTO1*** One of the more...

Chase Headley Returns to New York Yankees Lineup on Monday Vs. Rays; Will Bat 6th
September 15th, 2014 at 4:11 PM
UPDATE: 4:07 p.m. EST: Chase Headley is back in the lineup for the New York Yankees, as he will be batting sixth in the lineup on Monday night against the Tampa Bay Rays and will also be playing third base, as per Bryan Hoch of Yankees.com. ***PHOTO2*** Headley missed a total of four...

Chase Headley Hopeful to Play on Monday for New York Yankees Vs. Tampa Bay Rays
September 15th, 2014 at 11:27 AM
Chase Headley hasn't played in a game for the New York Yankees since Thursday night after taking a 97-mile-an-hour fastball to the chin from Tampa Bay Rays reliever Jake McGee at Yankee Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** Headley didn't suffer any damage to the face and participated in a workout before the Yankees 3-2 loss...

New York Yankees 3B Chase Headley to Wear Protective Face Mask to Cover Chin
September 14th, 2014 at 12:51 AM
Chase Headley is taking a couple of days to rest and recover from the hit by pitch he took to his chin this past Thursday night after Tampa Bay Rays reliever Jake McGee hurled a 97-mile-an-hour fastball at his face. ***PHOTO1*** Fortunately for Headley, he didn't suffer any fractural damages nor any...

New York Yankees’ Chase Headley Talks About HBP in Face and Potential Return
September 13th, 2014 at 12:26 PM
New York Yankees third baseman Chase Headley had a scary moment when he was hit in the face with a pitch on Thursday night versus the Tampa Bay Rays, but he sounds as though everything will be fine. Your browser does not support iframes. Despite the hope that he could return for...

New York Yankees’ Chase Headley Has No Fractural Damage to Face; Out of Lineup Vs. Orioles
September 12th, 2014 at 12:22 PM
The New York Yankees got great news on Friday afternoon just as they were to play their first of two games against the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards in a day-night double header. ***PHOTO1*** Starting third basemen Chase Headley did not suffer any fractural damage to the face after taking a 97-mile-per-hour...

Baltimore Orioles’ Chris Davis Suspended 25 Games for Amphetamines; Out for Series Vs. Yankees
September 12th, 2014 at 11:30 AM
UPDATE: Friday, September 12 at 1:31 p.m. ET Chris Davis has released a statement addressing his 25-game suspension, per MLB.com: “I apologize to my teammates, coaches, the Orioles organization and especially the fans,” Davis said. “I made a mistake by taking Adderall. I had permission to use it in the past, but...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Now a LinkedIn Member During 2014 Suspension?
September 11th, 2014 at 3:53 PM
Being suspended and exiled from your team must be lonely because New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez is looking to make connections during his down time this season. ***PHOTO1*** Brian Costa of The Wall Street Journal pointed out that there is a LinkedIn profile that carries the name Alex Rodriguez, with the...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Listed at No. 19 on GQ’s 25 Biggest Sleazeballs in Sports
September 10th, 2014 at 1:23 AM
This past week, the magazine GQ formulated a list of the Top 25 Biggest Sleazeballs in Sports and some interesting names popped up on the list. ***PHOTO1*** And of course, they included New York Yankees suspended third basemen Alex Rodriguez on the list, who came in at number 19 with this description...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Spotted Attending Notre Dame-Michigan Football Game
September 8th, 2014 at 1:15 AM
While almost finishing out his 162-game suspension for the 2014 season, New York Yankees third basemen Alex Rodriguez continues to keep himself active and doing things while away from baseball. ***PHOTO1*** On Saturday night, A-Rod was seen in South Bend, Indiana attending the Notre-Dame-Michigan college football games and took some pictures with...

Chase Headley’s Walk-Off 9th Inning Home Run Gives Yankees 5-4 Win Over Red Sox (Video)
September 4th, 2014 at 11:11 PM
Heading into the bottom of the ninth inning, the New York Yankees were three outs away from losing two out of three to the Boston Red Sox and falling that much further back in the American League playoff race. ***VIDEO1*** With Boston closer Koji Uehara on the mound, it would seem like...

Former Yankees, Red Sox’ Kelly Johnson Traded to Baltimore Orioles for Jemile Weeks
August 31st, 2014 at 12:59 PM
One month ago, Kelly Johnson was dealt by the New York Yankees in the deal that landed them Stephen Drew from the Boston Red Sox. ***PHOTO1*** Just one month later, Johnson was dealt again by the Red Sox and this time, Johnson goes from a playoff contender to a non-contender and now...

New York Yankees 2015; Who’s on Third?
August 23rd, 2014 at 10:15 PM
The New York Yankees went into the season with Kelly Johnson as their starting third baseman and the question is who will be at the hot corner to start 2015? The Yankees have a couple of choices available, but who will be there everyday third baseman next season? The obvious...

New York Yankees Players Hold Informal Team Meeting on Thursday
August 22nd, 2014 at 12:27 PM
According to Bryan Hoch and Jamal Collier of MLB.com, The New York Yankees players held an informal team meeting on Thursday. The players addressed the the lack of production and challenged the team to pick it up with less than seven weeks left in the season. ***VIDEO1*** According to MLB.com, the meeting...

New York Yankees Held Hitters’ Meeting Before Thursday’s Win Over Houston Astros
August 21st, 2014 at 4:41 PM
The New York Yankees need some kind of spark on offense and since a late-season acquisition is nearly out of the question, the team instead opted for a hitters' meeting before Thursday's win over the Houston Astros. ***PHOTO1*** Third baseman Chase Headley told the media about the meeting after the 3-0 victory...

Zelous Wheeler Recalled by New York Yankees; Chase Whitley Optioned to Class-AAA Scranton/Wilks-Barre
August 21st, 2014 at 11:07 AM
On early Thursday morning, media members had seen Zelous Wheeler stroll into the New York Yankees clubhouse, which likely meant the 28-year-old infielder was making his way back to the majors for a second stint. ***PHOTO1*** That was in fact going to be the case, as the Yankees officially re-called Wheeler to...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Completes Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS Awareness (Video)
August 20th, 2014 at 10:52 PM
While he is at the University of Miami getting himself ready for the 2015 season, New York Yankees third basemen Alex Rodriguez is putting his time to good use and for a good cause. ***VIDEO1*** On Thursday, A-Rod accepted the Ice Bucket Challenge that was presented to him and before he completed...