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Hal Steinbrenner Says New York Yankees Players, not Joe Girardi, are to Blame for Early Struggles
May 19th, 2016 at 2:14 PM
20 years ago, when the owner of the New York Yankees spoke, generally, it was usually with a message that said things need to shape up or people were shipping out. ***PHOTO1*** That was how things ran when George Steinbrenner was the owner of the Yankees, but now under his son, Hal...

Yankees’ Brian Cashman: No Coaching Changes Expected to Be Made Right Now
May 2nd, 2016 at 6:20 PM
After Sunday's 8-7 loss to the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park and being swept in the three-game series, fans of the New York Yankees are looking for blood. ***PHOTO1*** Fans, doing their best George Steinbrenner 1980's impression over the last 24 hours, want everyone fired; from manager Joe Girardi to pitching...

HBO’s John Oliver Rips Yankees Ticket Policy, Selling “Elitist” Tickets for 25 Cents in Contest
April 4th, 2016 at 5:12 PM
The ability for fans to no longer print tickets from home for New York Yankees games at Yankee Stadium was blasted again, this time by John Oliver of HBO. ***PHOTO1*** Oliver blasted the Yankees for their snobby way of handling their "elitist" ticket policy, as he sees it as others do; it...

Minority Owner of New York Yankees Selling 1% of Team for $24 Million
March 4th, 2016 at 1:45 PM
Do you want to become an owner of a professional sports franchise? Do you have an extra $24 million laying around that's doing nothing? ***PHOTO1*** If you have answered yes to both of these, you could become a minority owner for the New York Yankees, which is apparently what is currently going...

Hal Steinbrenner: New York Yankees Will Stay Owned by Family for Generations
March 3rd, 2016 at 1:04 PM
A couple of years ago, there was a rumor that the New York Yankees were exploring selling the team just after the Los Angeles Dodgers sold their team to a group that had Magic Johnson involved. ***PHOTO1*** The rumors lasted a couple of hours, as Hal Steinbrenner publicly denied the rumors and...