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Yankees Announcer Al Leiter, Catcher John Ryan Murphy Convince Red Sox Fan to Switch Sides: Video
April 26th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
It seems it isn't as hard to give up being a Boston Red Sox fan as we might have thought. Your browser does not support iframes. New York Yankees announcer Al Leiter and team catcher John Ryan Murphy were walking through the subway together when they spotted a Red Sox fan wearing...

New York Yankees’ Didi Gregorius Comments on Botched Play Resulting in 3rd Error of Season
April 26th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
It didn't end up costing his team, but New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius made another error on Saturday, his third of the season. ***PHOTO1*** Gregorius' mistake came in the ninth inning on a routine grounder off the bat of Michael Cuddyer that slipped underneath his glove. It was certainly a play...

CC Sabathia Reacts to New York Yankees Fans Booing Him During Bad Outing Vs. Mets
April 26th, 2015 at 8:58 AM
Just when CC Sabathia was starting to get back on track, he threw up a stinker against the New York Mets on Saturday that had Yankees fans booing him as he left the game. ***PHOTO1*** Sabathia allowed a depressing seven runs on nine hits (three homers) over five innings. It was the...

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...

New York Yankees Joe Girardi Considering a Closer Switch for Subway Series Vs. Mets?
April 25th, 2015 at 12:36 PM
Here comes that co-closer stuff again. ***PHOTO1*** New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi has hinted that the team could choose to go with Dellin Betances as the closer for the series versus the New York Mets instead of Andrew Miller, per Erik Boland of Newsday: "It's something I might think about doing." The reasoning...

New York Yankees’ Mark Teixeira Reacts to 2-Home Run Game Versus Mets on Friday
April 25th, 2015 at 11:28 AM
New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira is already making a huge impact for his team in 2015, and was a major reason why the Yanks took the first game of the Subway Series versus the Mets. ***PHOTO1*** Teixeira slugged two homers off Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom, totaling four RBI in the...

New York Newspaper Mocks Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez in Batman-Themed Cover: Photo
April 24th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez is no stranger to being mocked by local newspapers, so it comes as no surprise that the New York Daily News depicted him as the Joker in a Batman-themed cover to celebrate the start of the Subway Series on Friday night. ***PHOTO1*** Alex Rodriguez is...

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...

NY Rep Peter King Says A-Rod’s HRs are Tainted; Yankees Shouldn’t Celebrate: Video
April 23rd, 2015 at 2:12 PM
New York congressman Peter King doesn't believe Alex Rodriguez should be celebrated when he hits career home run No. 660 to tie Willie Mays for fourth on the all-time list. In fact, King even goes as far to say the Yankees shouldn't celebrate A-Rod's "milestone," which the team already plans on...

New York Yankees’ Joe Girardi Talks PEDs; Hopes Alex Rodriguez Reaches No. 660 Quickly
April 23rd, 2015 at 1:52 PM
New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi is not a fan of performance-enhancing drug users, which is something he has made clear before. ***PHOTO1*** With Alex Rodriguez approaching 660 homers for his career, Girardi is being asked plenty of questions about the pursuit of such a milestone and his thoughts on performance-enhancing drugs. Girardi...

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...

Detroit Reporter Asks Alex Rodriguez About Being a ‘Villain’; Yankees DH Makes Him Look Silly
April 22nd, 2015 at 7:05 PM
A Detroit reporter asked New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez a question prior to Wednesday night's game about being the villain on the road during the 2015 season, and A-Rod made him look silly for it. ***PHOTO1*** The fact that A-Rod is the so-called "villain" in road ballparks is nothing new....

Willie Mays Comments on New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Pursuing Home Run No. 660
April 22nd, 2015 at 6:30 PM
With all the controversy surrounding New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez's pursuit of 660 career homers, the man he is set to tie and pass, Willie Mays, isn't bothered by A-Rod breaking his mark. ***PHOTO1*** Because of his admitted steroid use and involvement with Biogeneses, Rodriguez's legacy has taken a serious...

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...

Tigers’ Alfredo Simon Grants Mother’s Birthday Wish Against Alex Rodriguez: Video
April 21st, 2015 at 7:38 PM
Detroit Tigers pitcher Alfredo Simon had two requests from his mother on her birthday: strike out New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez and win the game. Your browser does not support iframes. That's right, Simon's mother is just the latest in a long line of people who dislike Rodriguez and want...

New York Yankees’ CC Sabathia Should Can Frustration and Be Humble After Tough-Luck Loss
April 21st, 2015 at 2:45 PM
New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia expressed frustration after pitching a great game and still coming out with a loss on Monday night, as his team's offense was unable to muster up any runs to give him support. ***PHOTO1*** Sabathia pitched a complete game for the Yanks versus the Detroit Tigers,...