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Martin Prado, Stephen Drew First Look in New York Yankees Uniform
July 31st, 2014 at 6:14 PM
The two newest New York Yankees at the Major League Baseball trade deadline are infielder Stephen Drew and utility man Martin Prado. Drew comes over from the Boston Red Sox, while Prado is coming from the desert with the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Yanks gave up Kelly Johnson for Drew and prospect...

Derek Jeter Receives Gifts from Texas Rangers in Ceremony for Yankees Captain
July 30th, 2014 at 8:01 PM
UPDATE: Thursday, July 31 at 8:30 a.m. ET Derek Jeter reacted to the special ceremony for him before Wednesday night's game versus the Texas Rangers in which he was surprised to see former president Bush as one of the special guests, per Bryan Hoch of MLB.com: "That’s a gift within itself. Not...

Derek Jeter Isn’t Afraid of Chuck Norris, According to New York Yankees Fan
July 30th, 2014 at 7:31 PM
Derek Jeter doesn't fear Chuck Norris. ***VIDEO1*** Or at least that's what one New York Yankees fan feels, which was expressed in the form of a sign before Jeter's final game in Arlington against the Texas Rangers on Wednesday night. Erik Boland of Newsday tweeted a picture of the sign: Sign says: "Jeter isn't...

Yu Darvish Blames Brett Gardner’s Parents After Yankees Outfielder Hits 2 Homers
July 29th, 2014 at 12:55 PM
Texas Rangers ace Yu Darvish went there on Monday night when he blamed Brett Gardner's mother and father for creating such making such a great New York Yankees hitter. ***VIDEO1*** Darvish said it following the Rangers' 4-2 win over the Yankees in which Gardner homered twice, bringing his 2014 season total to...

New York Yankees: Joe Torre’s Hall of Fame Speech and Reaction from Cooperstown
July 27th, 2014 at 5:07 PM
Former New York Yankees legendary manager Joe Torre is one of the latest additions to the Baseball Hall of Fame as the 74-year-old was inducted in Cooperstown, New York, on Sunday. ***VIDEO1*** Of course, Torre went in as a Yankee after winning six pennants en route to four World Series titles while...

New York Yankees Announcer John Sterling’s HR Call for Chase Headley
July 27th, 2014 at 3:43 PM
Chase Headley bashed his first home run as a member of the New York Yankees on Sunday and radio announcer John Sterling was ready for it. ***VIDEO1*** In case you missed the long ball off the bat of the Yanks' third baseman, you can watch it by clicking here. FOX Sports' Jimmy Traina...

Troy Tulowitzki Shows up at New York Yankees Game on Sunday
July 27th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Colorado Rockies star Troy Tulowitzki was seen in attendance at the New York Yankees game on Sunday. ***VIDEO1*** UPDATE: Sunday, July 27 at 6:22 p.m. ET After the Yankees' loss to the Toronto Blue Jays on Sunday, Derek Jeter was asked about Tulowitzki's appearance at Yankee Stadium and if he ever attended the...

New York Yankees: Yogi Berra Chooses What His Walk-up Song Would Be
July 26th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
Walk-up songs are all the rage in Major League Baseball nowadays. One New York Yankees legend shared what his would have been if such an idea existed in his day. ***VIDEO1*** Yogi Berra's career didn't extend to the era of walk-up music. In fact, he thinks such a thing is silly; however...

Dragonfly Nearly Hit by Pitch During New York Yankees Game on Saturday (Video)
July 26th, 2014 at 6:11 PM
No dragonflies were injured in the making of this article. ***VIDEO1*** The New York Yankees-Toronto Blue Jays showdown at Yankee Stadium on Saturday had plenty of storylines, but none more important than the dragonfly that barely averted disaster. The YES Network's "YES-MO" is a slow motion camera that is often used for replays...

New York Yankees: Derek Jeter Trolls Ichiro Suzuki After 1st Homer of Season
July 25th, 2014 at 9:28 PM
Derek Jeter knows how to have some fun and the New York Yankees Captain displayed that after Ichiro Suzuki hit his first homer of the 2014 season on Friday night versus the Toronto Blue Jays. ***VIDEO1*** Ichiro's three-run jack was his first in 294 at-bats, which just goes to show how rare this...

New York Yankees Grounds Crew Struggle to Put Tarp on Field in Storm (Video)
July 24th, 2014 at 9:07 AM
The New York Yankees earned themselves a rain-shortened victory on Wednesday night over the Texas Rangers as the field was unplayable in such horrid weather, partly because the grounds crew had issues getting the tarp on the field. ***VIDEO1*** Managers Joe Girardi and Ron Washington decided it was too dangerous for their...

Chase Headley’s Walk-Off Hit in Debut for New York Yankees (Video)
July 23rd, 2014 at 7:46 AM
Chase Headley had a long day after being traded to the New York Yankees from the San Diego Padres prior to Tuesday night's game, but the 30-year-old made it just in time to join his new team and make a very special impact. ***VIDEO1*** The now beard-less Headley broke a 1-1 tie...

Yankees Trade Target Cliff Lee Farts After Postgame Interview (Video)
July 22nd, 2014 at 2:40 PM
Philadelphia Phillies starter Cliff Lee, who is a trade target of the New York Yankees, isn't throwing much gas in his pitches anymore, but he is still certainly passing it. ***VIDEO1*** After his horrid Monday night start against the San Francisco Giants in which he allowed six runs on 12 hits in...

Chase Headley Tweets Baseball Card with New York Yankees Jersey on After Trade
July 22nd, 2014 at 1:51 PM
Chase Headley didn't wait long to celebrate his trade to the New York Yankees as the former San Diego Padres third baseman tweeted a photo of his baseball card, with him prominently wearing a pinstriped uniform. ***VIDEO1*** Here's the photo: pic.twitter.com/pyTTMWwweS — Chase Headley (@ChaseHeadley7) July 22, 2014 The only difference you can expect to...

New York Yankees: Shane Greene’s Flip to 1st Base was Worst Ever (Video)
July 22nd, 2014 at 9:20 AM
For all Shane Greene has done well with the New York Yankees so far, he nearly erased all of it on Monday night when he committed three errors in the field by himself, with one of them being the worst flip to first base you will ever see. ***VIDEO1*** One of the...

Derek Jeter Figurine for New York Yankees Giveaway at Stadium on Monday Night
July 21st, 2014 at 6:05 PM
The New York Yankees are giving away a cool piece of memorabilia on Monday night when fans in attendance will receive a Derek Jeter figurine before the game versus the Texas Rangers. A shot of The Captain's likeness has been shared by MLB.com on Instagram: Kids and adults alike would enjoy having...

New York Yankees Game Selfie Featuring Steve Urkel and Melissa Joan Hart
July 20th, 2014 at 5:40 PM
New York Yankees games tend to bring stars to Yankee Stadium on a regular basis, and on Sunday afternoon Melissa Joan Hart and Jaleel White (a.k.a. Steve Urkel) were in attendance. ***VIDEO1*** Both actors took a selfie together while at the game with what appears to be their children, although the man...

New York Yankees Pitcher Brandon McCarthy’s Wife, Amanda McCarthy, is a Must Follow on Twitter
July 20th, 2014 at 10:38 AM
A lot of players are on social media which gives the fans the chance to interact with them; whether it be Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. ***PHOTO1*** Not only are the players themselves on it, but as are their significant others, which can get rather interesting, especially if they have no filter on...

New York Yankees’ Derek Jeter Set to Break All-time Record on Friday Night
July 18th, 2014 at 6:22 PM
New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter has accomplished many things throughout his career and he's about to pass another milestone in what has been a legendary run. ***VIDEO1*** According to the Yankees public relations department on Twitter, Elias Sports Bureau is reporting that The Captain will make history against the Cincinnati Reds...

New York Yankees Most Memorable Moments from 1st Half of 2014 MLB Season (Video)
July 17th, 2014 at 7:46 PM
The New York Yankees have had a ton of injuries and issues to start the first half of the 2014 season, but there have been some memorable moments that have given a frustrated fan base a reason to smile. ***VIDEO1*** MLB.com compiled this group of highlights that will make you forget about...