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New York Yankees to Wear Special Bernie Williams Day Hat on May 24: Photo
May 22nd, 2015 at 12:38 PM
The New York Yankees will be wearing special hats for Bernie Williams Day on May 24th, and we have a photo of the special hat. Here is the hat the #Yankees will wear on Bernie Williams Day (h/t @CBSSportsMLB) — Pinstripe Alley (@pinstripealley) May 22, 2015 Williams will have his number retired...

Mariano Rivera’s Son Gives Draft Stock Major Boost with Huge Year at Iona
May 21st, 2015 at 12:25 PM
Mariano Rivera's son, who goes by the same name but never learned to throw a cutter, decided to stay in college after the New York Yankees drafted him last year, and it looks like the youngster made the right decision. ***PHOTO1*** The Yanks drafted Rivera in the 29th round of the draft...

New York Yankees Inviting Jim Leyritz to Old Timer’s Day Sends Wrong Message
May 16th, 2015 at 1:41 PM
For the first time since being involved in a DUI accident that killed another human being back in 2007, former New York Yankees catcher and hero Jim Leyritz is getting an invite to Old Timer's Day. ***PHOTO1*** Of course, Leyritz was thrilled by the invitation and to return to Old Timer's day,...

Instructor Dishes on Derek Jeter’s Golf Game as Former Yankees Captain Tries to Learn in Retirement
May 15th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Former New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter isn't having the easiest time picking up the game of golf during his retirement. ***PHOTO1*** In an article written for The Players' Tribune, David Leadbetter, a very successful golf instructor, explains what it's like to work with Jeter as The Captain attempts to pick up...

Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Responds to Jorge Posada’s Apology for Hall of Fame Comments
May 14th, 2015 at 4:39 PM
New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez has accepted the apology of former teammate and Bronx Bombers catcher Jorge Posada after the retired Yankee said A-Rod didn't belong in the Hall of Fame because of his past with steroids. ***PHOTO1*** Posada originally made the comments on CBS This Morning in an interview...

Jorge Posada Apologizes to Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez for HOF Comments; Claims He was ‘Cornered’
May 14th, 2015 at 10:45 AM
New York Yankees great Jorge Posada is expressing regret about his recent comments in regard to Alex Rodriguez making the Hall of Fame. ***PHOTO1*** Posada was on with Boomer and Carton on WFAN in New York and apologized to Rodriguez for any harm he may have caused the Yanks' designated hitter: “He knows...

Pete Rose Critical of Jorge Posada’s Comments About Alex Rodriguez and Hall of Fame
May 14th, 2015 at 9:01 AM
New York Yankees great Jorge Posada has made a lot of negative comments this week about his former teammates and manager Joe Girardi, which is something baseball great Pete Rose doesn't subscribe to. ***PHOTO1*** Rose is an analyst for FOX Sports and was asked for his thoughts on Posada's comments about A-Rod...

Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Reacts to Jorge Posada Saying He Doesn’t Belong in Hall of Fame
May 13th, 2015 at 4:26 PM
New York Yankes designated hitter Alex Rodriguez has responded to former Bronx Bombers catcher and teammate Jorge Posada saying he didn't belong in the Hall of Fame. ***PHOTO1*** Posada made the comments in an interview that aired Wednesday morning on CBS This Morning. Posada said he didn't believe any steroid user—A-Rod included—should...

New York Yankees Great Jorge Posada Admits Umpires Farted on Him: Video
May 13th, 2015 at 2:41 PM
We might have gotten some insight as to why New York Yankees great and former catcher Jorge Posada was bitter towards the end of his playing career. When speaking to TMZ Sports recently, Posada admitted on camera that opposing hitters used to fart in his face sometimes, but that umpires were...

ESPN Analyst Says New York Yankees are Better in 2015 Because Derek Jeter is Gone
May 13th, 2015 at 12:55 PM
ESPN analyst Alex Cora had a brutally honest answer when talking about why the 2015 New York Yankees are better than the 2014 version. ***PHOTO1*** Like some in the baseball world, Cora shares the belief that the Yankees are better off without Jeter now that he's retired, as he said so on...

New York Yankees Great Jorge Posada Says Alex Rodriguez Has No Place in Hall of Fame
May 13th, 2015 at 9:54 AM
New York Yankees great Jorge Posada has been all over the news with the release of his new book and some controversial statements he made in it, and his comments on Wednesday on CBS This Morning will just add to that attention. ***PHOTO1*** Posada was asked about his thoughts on performance-enhancing drugs...

New York Yankees Great Jorge Posada Destroys Pedro Martinez in New Book; Questions His Manhood
May 11th, 2015 at 9:01 AM
It's no secret New York Yankess great Jorge Posada and Boston Red Sox legend Pedro Martinez hated each other, and Posada lets us know about it in his new book, “The Journey Home: My Life in Pinstripes.” ***PHOTO1*** Posada touches on the infamous brawl from the 2003 American League Championship Series in...

New York Yankees’ Joe Girardi Responds to Jorge Posada’s Scathing Criticisms in New Book
May 10th, 2015 at 3:14 PM
After New York Yankees great Jorge Posada made negative comments in his new book about manager Joe Girardi, the skipper responded. ***PHOTO1*** Posada wasn't happy with the way he was treated during his final season in pinstripes. In fact, he says he felt betrayed and didn't appreciate the lack of communication he...

President Barack Obama Petitioned to Give New York Yankees Legend Yogi Berra Medal of Freedom
May 10th, 2015 at 11:49 AM
A petition has been created asking for signatures to help get the White House and President Barack Obama to give New York Yankees legend Yogi Berra the Presidential Medal of Freedom. ***PHOTO1*** If you're interested, you can sign the petition here in order to support this fantastic cause. Yankees fan or not,...

Jorge Posada Rips Yankees, Joe Girardi in New Book; Says Clubhouse Changed After Joe Torre Left
May 10th, 2015 at 8:40 AM
New York Yankees great Jorge Posada had a rough final year in pinstripes, which he shares the details about in his new book “The Journey Home: My Life in Pinstripes." ***PHOTO1*** Posada's exit from the Bronx wasn't an ideal one. In his last season back in 2011, Posada was relegated to designated...

Reggie Jackson Gushes Over How Good New York Yankees Prospect Aaron Judge Is
May 9th, 2015 at 11:04 AM
If there's one man in the New York Yankees organization right now who can spot greatness, it's Mr. October. ***PHOTO1*** Reggie Jackson, who has been working with New York Yankees prospect Aaron Judge, had nothing but praise for the 23-year-old outfielder and his ability to dominate at the plate in Double-A Jackson even...

Derek Jeter and Girlfriend Hannah Davis Make Red Carpet Debut Together: Photo
May 5th, 2015 at 11:41 AM
New York Yankees legend Derek Jeter and his girlfriend Hannah Davis made their first appearance on a red carpet together. ***PHOTO1*** The pair showed up at the Met Gala together with smiles on their faces and looking smoking hot. Davis wore a red dress that was certainly a head-turner, while The Captain...

New York Yankees Legend Joe DiMaggio Went on a Date with a Transgender Woman: Video
May 1st, 2015 at 8:34 PM
Film critic Jeffrey Lyons has made the claim that New York Yankees legend Joe DiMaggio once dated a transgender woman by the name of Christine Jorgensen. ***PHOTO1*** Lyons, who is the son of columnist Leonard Lyons, says his parents were friendly with Jorgensen (on right in photo above) and hooked up the...

Derek Jeter’s Girlfriend, Hannah Davis, Responds to Marriage Rumors During Charity Event
May 1st, 2015 at 10:43 AM
Since New York Yankees legend Derek Jeter and girlfriend Hannah Davis got together, we've heard plenty of marriage rumors circulating about the two. ***PHOTO1*** So far none have proven to be anything of validity, and Davis herself helped squash any rumors recently when speaking to the media. At the BTIG charity event Davis...

Derek Jeter’s Girlfriend Seen with New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez: Photo
April 29th, 2015 at 6:02 PM
New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez and legendary shortstop Derek Jeter had a somewhat contentious relationships as teammates, but that doesn't mean A-Rod can't take a picture with The Captain's girlfriend. ***PHOTO1*** While at a BTIG charity event in Manhattan on Tuesday, Sports Illustrated Swimsuit model Hannah Davis posed for a...