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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. ***PHOTO1*** Rodriguez was just standing there minding his own business when Young's foul ball...

Yankees Vs. Tigers Preview 4/22/15: Lineups, Pitching Matchup, Viewing Info for Game No. 15
April 22nd, 2015 at 4:08 PM
The New York Yankees are back at .500 after a victory over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night, leaving each team with a victory as we head to game three of this four-game series on Wednesday night. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees will send Adam Warren to the mound, who is looking to recover...

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...

Yankees Vs. Tigers Preview 4/21/15: Lineups, Pitching Matchup, Viewing Info for Game No. 14
April 21st, 2015 at 3:34 PM
The New York Yankees dropped the first of four games against the Detroit Tigers on Monday night in what amounted to a tough-luck loss for starting pitcher CC Sabathia, who threw eight solid innings en route to a complete game, two-run performance. ***PHOTO1*** Here's what you need to know about Tuesday night's...

New York Yankees’ Esmil Rogers Makes Beautiful Artwork Out of Cup: Video
April 21st, 2015 at 12:45 PM
When he isn't being a solid long man for the New York Yankees, Esmil Rogers loves to do artistic things with drinking cups. Your browser does not support iframes. Either that or he's really bored. Rogers was sitting in the bullpen during the Yanks' game with the Tampa Bay Rays over the weekend...

Yankees Vs. Tigers Preview 4/20/15: Lineups, Pitching Matchup, Viewing Info for Game No. 13
April 20th, 2015 at 4:19 PM
After completing a three-game sweep of the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday, the New York Yankees are now set for a showdown with the Detroit Tigers in what will be a tough four-game series. ***PHOTO1*** The Yanks were below .500 before going to Tampa, but one team meeting and three wins later...

Yankees Vs. Rays Preview 4/19/15: Lineups, Pitching Matcup, and Viewing Info for Game No. 12
April 19th, 2015 at 10:28 AM
The New York Yankees have already secured their first series victory of the 2015 season after a 9-0 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday night, thanks in part to a Chris Young grand slam. ***PHOTO1*** Now comes the possibility of a sweep over Tampa, which would also be a first...

Yankees Vs. Rays Preview 4/18/15: Lineups, Pitching Matchup, and Viewing Info for Game No. 11
April 18th, 2015 at 3:43 PM
The New York Yankees took the first of three games versus the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday night thanks to the heroics of Alex Rodriguez, who hit two homers and drove in four runs, including the game-winnter, to help propel his team to victory. ***PHOTO1*** Let's take a look at everything you...

Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Blasts 2nd HR of Game Vs. Rays for Career No. 658: Video
April 17th, 2015 at 9:25 PM
New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez was at it again on Friday night after he crushed his second homer of the evening versus the Tampa Bay Rays. Your browser does not support iframes. The big fly came from the hand of Rays pitcher Ernesto Frieri and traveled 400 feet, falling well...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Destroys 471-foot HR for Career No. 657: Video
April 17th, 2015 at 7:50 PM
New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez crushed his 657th career home run versus the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field on Friday night. Your browser does not support iframes. And when I say crushed, I mean it. Rodriguez's homer measured an insane 471 feet to give him his third of 2015 and...

New York Yankees Unveil Thurman Munson Bobblehead for 2015 Giveaway: Photo
April 17th, 2015 at 4:15 PM
The New York Yankees have unveiled the Thurman Munson bobblehead doll, which is scheduled to be a giveaway at Yankee Stadium during the 2015 season, and it's awesome. FIRST LOOK at the Thurman Munson bobblehead. Come get one 6/18! pic.twitter.com/eNzaodA8CF — New York Yankees (@Yankees) April 16, 2015 The Yankees plan to have...

Yankees Vs. Rays Preview 4/17/15: Lineups, Pitching Matchup and Viewing Info for Game No. 10
April 17th, 2015 at 3:40 PM
The New York Yankees (3-6) and Tampa Bay Rays (6-4) are going in different directions as they are set to meet for their first series of 2015. ***PHOTO1*** The Rays are winners in five of their last six games and just got finished taking three-of-four from the Toronto Blue Jays on the...

Joe Girardi Teaches Newest New York Yankees Players Yogi-isms: Video
April 17th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
When you come to the New York Yankees you better know your history, and that includes knowing all the greatest quotes from Bronx Bombers legend Yogi Berra, or Yogi-isms as we like to call them. Your browser does not support iframes. Yankees On Demand brings us another classic bit involving the Yankees...

Aaron Judge Hits Walk-off HR for Trenton Thunder, Then Shows Sick Work Ethic: Video
April 17th, 2015 at 10:30 AM
New York Yankees prospect Aaron Judge hit a walk-off home run for the Double-A Trenton Thunder on Thursday night during the team's home-opener; but he didn't just go out and celebrate after. Judge's opportunity came in the tenth inning of a 2-2 game, and the 22-year-old delivered with a solo shot...

New York Yankees Fan Laughs as Baltimore Orioles Fan Punches Him in Face: Video
April 16th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Fights between fans are as old as the game of baseball, but it isn't everyday you get to see a man laugh as another man punches him in the face. It happened on Wednesday night during the New York Yankees game versus the Baltimore Orioles. Two fans apparently got into a confrontation...

Baltimore Orioles Ball Girl Eats Dirt Trying to Make Play During Game Vs. Yankees: Video
April 15th, 2015 at 9:42 PM
Oh this poor girl. A Baltimore Orioles ball girl had a rough night at the park on Wednesday after she had a little dirt for dinner following a botched attempt to field a foul ball. She made a valiant effort on the play but was unable to come up with the grounder....

Yankees Vs. Orioles 4/15/15: Lineups, Pitching Matchup and Viewing Info for Game No. 9
April 15th, 2015 at 3:46 PM
The New York Yankees and Baltimore Orioles will square-off for the final time in their first series meeting of the 2015 season, with each team having a chance to win the series after splitting the first two games. ***PHOTO1*** Stephen Drew helped the Yankees claim victory in the series opener after a...

Yankees Vs. Orioles 4/14/15: Lineups, Pitching Matchup, and Viewing Info for Game No. 8
April 14th, 2015 at 3:39 PM
The New York Yankees were bailed out on Monday night by Stephen Drew of all people, as the second baseman hit what turned out to be a game-winning grand slam to propel the Bronx Bombers to victory over the Baltimore Orioles in the series opener. ***PHOTO1*** Michael Pineda had one of his...

New York Yankees’ Stephen Drew Hits Pinch-Hit Grand Slam Vs. Baltimore Orioles: Video
April 13th, 2015 at 9:46 PM
New York Yankees second baseman has it tougher than any Bronx Bomber on the team in 2015, but he's starting to help himself out by coming up with hits. Stephen Drew hits grand slam Video - via @ESPN App — JD (@_JarelDiaz) April 14, 2015 His latest came in the form of...

Yankees Vs. Orioles 4/13/15: Lineups, Pitching Matchup and Viewing Info for Game No. 7
April 13th, 2015 at 3:44 PM
The New York Yankees are rolling into Baltimore on Monday night with a head of steam after demolishing their division rival, the Boston Red Sox, with 14 runs on Sunday night to avoid a sweep. ***PHOTO1*** At 2-4, the Yankees are not off to an ideal start, but their bats—the team's biggest...