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New York Yankees Officially Eliminated from 2014 Playoff Contention; Lose to Orioles 9-5
September 24th, 2014 at 4:56 PM
After Tuesday night's 5-4 loss to the Baltimore Orioles combined with a Kansas City Royals victory, the tragic number for the New York Yankees was cut down to one; which meant with one more loss on Wednesday or a Royals win and the Yankees were officially eliminated from postseason contention. ***PHOTO1*** The...

New York Yankees Playoff Hopes Went Out Window with Series Loss to Kansas City Royals
September 10th, 2014 at 1:26 PM
The New York Yankee’s playoff hopes suffered a blow this weekend, as they dropped 2 of 3 to the Kansas City Royals in New York, twice being shut out for all nine innings. Superb outings by Michael Pineda, Brandon McCarthy, and Shane Greene were not enough to carry this...

Yankees Take 2 of 3 from Red Sox; Remain 4 Games Back for A.L. Wild Card
September 5th, 2014 at 12:27 AM
The Yankees entered this rivalry series 4 games back in the hunt for the AL’s second wild card, with three teams ahead of them for the final spot. ***PHOTO1*** They dropped the first game 9-4, as rookie Shane Greene allowed 6 earned runs in the first 3 innings....

Michael Pineda Wins 1st Game Since Return from DL; Yankees Dominate Royals 8-1
August 25th, 2014 at 11:08 PM
Don't look now, but the New York Yankees are slowly starting to gain some momentum heading into the final month of the 2014 season as they are trying to make a push for the postseason. ***PHOTO1*** Michael Pineda, who was making his third start since coming off the DL, a stint that...

Derek Jeter Hits Game-winning Single to Lift Yankees Past Rays (Video)
August 16th, 2014 at 8:01 PM
As he has done countless times during his career, Derek Jeter hit a clutch single in the top of the ninth inning to lift the New York Yankees past the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field on Saturday, 3-2. ***PHOTO1*** After blowing a 2-0 lead, the Yanks' ninth-inning rally started with a...

New York Yankees-Baltimore Orioles Rained Out on Tuesday Night; Will Play Day-Night Doubleheader on Sept. 12
August 12th, 2014 at 4:06 PM
The heavens opened up in the city of Baltimore on Tuesday afternoon and it was raining heavily enough to make a decision on Tuesday night's game. ***VIDEO1*** The second game of the series between the New York Yankees and Baltimore Orioles has been postponed due to the weather and as the New...

Watch Brian McCann’s Walk-Off Blooper Lift Yankees Past Reds for Series Sweep
July 20th, 2014 at 4:58 PM
It wasn't the prettiest of walk-off hits for New York Yankees catcher Brian McCann, but it still puts one in the win column for the Bronx Bombers as they successfully swept the Cincinnati Reds with a 3-2 series finale victory on Sunday afternoon. ***VIDEO1*** The Yanks carried a 2-1 lead going into...

New York Yankees’ Vidal Nuno Stopped Trying to Overpower Hitters; Focused on Getting Outs in 6-0 Win Vs. Boston Red Sox
June 28th, 2014 at 9:34 AM
Vidal Nuno's spot in the New York Yankees starting rotation was not safe. Not after his last two starts in which he allowed 12 runs in less than 9.1 innings. ***VIDEO1*** But after Friday night's start; a 6-0 win over the Boston Red Sox, Nuno's spot is safe for at least another...

New York Yankees: Carlos Beltran’s 3-Run Walkoff Home Run Vs. Baltimore Orioles (Video)
June 21st, 2014 at 12:20 AM
Carlos Beltran always said that he wanted to be a member of the New York Yankees. On Friday night, Beltran got his chance to show the team why they were right in signing him over the winter. ***VIDEO1*** The Yankees were trailing the Baltimore Orioles 3-1 and Baltimore put in their closer,...

Joe Girardi Earned 600th Win as New York Yankees Manager in 3-1 Victory Over Toronto Blue Jays
June 18th, 2014 at 9:46 AM
On Tuesday night, the New York Yankees inched a little closer in the American League East chase with a 3-1 victory over the first place Toronto Blue Jays behind another Masahiro Tanaka victory and is now 11-1. ***VIDEO1*** With that win, the 36th of the 2014 season, it was a milestone for...

Army Dad Reunites with Family During New York Yankees-Seattle Mariners Game (Video)
June 13th, 2014 at 3:08 PM
One of the greatest things for people to see and watch is when families all over the country are reunited by members of their family who are serving our country. ***VIDEO1*** That was the case on Thursday night, as during the middle of the game between the New York Yankees and Seattle...

Masahiro Tanaka K’s 11, Goes to 10-1 on Season; Earns Complete Game Victory in 4-2 Yankees Win Over Mariners
June 12th, 2014 at 1:03 AM
Masahiro Tanaka didn't need much run support on the mound when he took the ball for the New York Yankees on Wednesday night at Safeco Field against the Seattle Mariners. ***VIDEO1*** The RBI single by Jacoby Ellsbury in the top of the third inning that put the Yankees up 1-0 was more...

Scranton Wilkes-Barre RailRiders Start Eight Game Road Trip with Record Setting Win
May 27th, 2014 at 12:11 PM
The New York Yankees Triple-A affiliate Scranton Wilkes-Barre (SWB) RailRiders rallied past the Louisville Bats (Cincinnati Reds affiliate) 15-8 in a record setting game. SWB pounded out 24 hits, the most ever given up Louisville in franchise history, and the RailRiders highest total ever as a Yankee affiliate. After being down 5-1 in the first...

Alfonso Soriano, New York Yankees Players Furious Over Questionable Final Strike 3 Call in 3-2 Loss to White Sox
May 23rd, 2014 at 10:31 AM
In the top of the ninth inning, the New York Yankees offense had finally woken up and mounted a rally against closer Ronald Belisario. ***VIDEO1*** Mark Teixeira's two-run single erased a scoreless night for the Yankees and made it 3-2 which then brought up Alfonso Soriano up with a runner on first...

Masahiro Tanaka Suffers 1st Defeat of 2014; Chicago Cubs Beat New York Yankees 6-1
May 20th, 2014 at 11:33 PM
It had been almost two years since Masahiro Tanaka had suffered a defeat on the mound as he was carrying a 6-0 record into Tuesday night's start for the New York Yankees against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field. ***VIDEO1*** On Tuesday night, Tanaka tasted defeat for the first time dating back...

New York Yankees Split Doubleheader with Pittsburgh Pirates; Reclaim 1st Place in American League East
May 18th, 2014 at 8:31 PM
On Sunday, the New York Yankees were able to split the straight double-header with the Pittsburgh Pirates although they had their opportunities to win both games and sweep the three-game series at Yankee Stadium. ***VIDEO1*** But by winning their first game against the Pirates and with the Baltimore Orioles losing their game...

New York Yankees-Pittsburgh Pirates Game Postponed Due to Rain; Will Play Straight Doubleheader on Sunday
May 16th, 2014 at 3:30 PM
Rain has hit the Northeast on Friday and because of it, the New York Yankees and Pittsburgh Pirates will have to wait to kick off their three-game series for at least one more day. ***VIDEO1*** The Yankees announced that their game on Friday night against the Pirates was postponed due to the...

New York Yankees Shut Out New York Mets for 2nd Straight Time in 1-0 Win; Chase Whitley Impressive in Debut
May 15th, 2014 at 11:36 PM
After Tuesday night's 12-7 massacre by the New York Mets over the New York Yankees, the Yankees pitching staff resembled more of a minor league pitching staff as opposed to a major league one. 21 runs in two nights in your own building will get that kind of reaction. ***VIDEO1*** But once...

Masahiro Tanaka Fires Complete Game Shutout for New York Yankees; Improves to 6-0 in 4-0 Win Vs. New York Mets
May 14th, 2014 at 11:06 PM
Heading into Wednesday night's game against the New York Mets, the New York Yankees were reeling after two straight losses at Yankee Stadium to go along with the two losses they had against the Milwaukee Brewers. ***VIDEO1*** So it was up to Masahiro Tanaka to end the four-game skid for the Yankees...

Watch: Brian Roberts Hits 1st Home Run of 2014 in 9th Inning; Lifts New York Yankees to 4-3 Win Over Angels
May 7th, 2014 at 2:42 AM
Brian Roberts was starting to look like the guy who used to used to terrorize the New York Yankees while on the Baltimore Orioles. ***VIDEO1*** In the fifth inning, Brian Roberts' RBI single got the Yankees on the board and pulled them within one run at 2-1 against the Los Angeles Angels....