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MLB Trade Deadline: New York Yankees Trading for Chase Headley was Right Move to Make
July 22nd, 2014 at 3:08 PM
On Tuesday, the New York Yankees finally made a move for offense as they acquired third basemen Chase Headley from the San Diego Padres for Yangervis Solarte and prospect Rafael DePaula; Michael Moraitis of Yankees 101 broke the news of the deal when it happened. ***VIDEO1*** The trade became official on Tuesday...

Chase Headley Tweets Baseball Card with New York Yankees Jersey on After Trade
July 22nd, 2014 at 1:51 PM
Chase Headley didn't wait long to celebrate his trade to the New York Yankees as the former San Diego Padres third baseman tweeted a photo of his baseball card, with him prominently wearing a pinstriped uniform. ***VIDEO1*** Here's the photo: pic.twitter.com/pyTTMWwweS — Chase Headley (@ChaseHeadley7) July 22, 2014 The only difference you can expect to...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Featured in a Derek Jeter RE2PECT Parody (Video)
July 22nd, 2014 at 12:38 AM
Everyone saw the Nike commercial done in tribute to New York Yankees captain and shortstop Derek Jeter for his final season in professional baseball. ***VIDEO1*** The video featured the likes of Michael Jordan, Tiger Woods, Spike Lee, Phil Jackson, Carmelo Anthony, Mariano Rivera, Andy Pettitte, Joe Torre and many others who tipped...

New York Yankees: Derek Jeter’s Gifts from Cincinnati Reds, Todd Frazier
July 19th, 2014 at 3:09 PM
Normally when the New York Yankees are on the road, Derek Jeter receives gifts from the team they are playing when they are in the final game of the series. ***PHOTO1*** On Saturday, while the New York Yankees were playing host to the Cincinnati Reds at Yankee Stadium, it was the Reds...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Being Sued for 380K by Former Attorney
July 14th, 2014 at 7:11 PM
Suspended New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez is being sued by his former attorney, David Cornwell, for failure to pay his legal fees. ***VIDEO1*** The amount listed in the lawsuit is for $380,000, which is chump change for A-Rod, who makes about $25 million per season. USA Today Sports' Bob Nightengale reported the news: New...

MLB Trade Rumors: Texas Rangers Getting Calls on Adrian Beltre; Should New York Yankees Inquire for Trade
July 12th, 2014 at 11:33 AM
One of the biggest surprises this baseball season is the struggles of the Texas Rangers; a team that for two years, were the defending American League champions and were also an out away from being the World Series Champions back in 2011. ***VIDEO1*** Yet in 2014, the Rangers are 38-55 and are...

New York Yankees Carlos Beltran Goes on 7-Day DL with Concussion; Recall Yangervis Solarte
July 10th, 2014 at 4:25 PM
What else could go wrong for the New York Yankees? After receiving devastating news, that their ace, Masahiro Tanaka would be placed on the 15-day DL on Wednesday, the Yankees injury curse continued later in the day. While taking batting practice before Wednesday night's game against the Indians, outfielder Carlos Beltran...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez a Guest of UFC President Dana White in Las Vegas at UFC 175 Event
July 6th, 2014 at 2:42 AM
While the New York Yankees are in the middle of a four-game series with the Minnesota Twins up in the Twin Cities, Alex Rodriguez was in another place enjoying his time away from baseball. ***PHOTO1*** Rodriguez was seen at the Mandalay Bay Center in Las Vegas on Saturday night and was next...

New York Yankees’ Zelous Wheeler Hits 1st Career Home Run Vs. Minnesota Twins’ Phil Hughes (Video)
July 3rd, 2014 at 10:17 PM
On Thursday night, Zelous Wheeler finally got the call up to the major leagues after waiting seven years in the minor leagues for a chance to play in the majors. ***VIDEO1*** Taking the place of Yangervis Solarte on the New York Yankees roster, Wheeler made his first start for the Bombers at...

New York Yankees Call up 3B Zelous Wheeler; Yangervis Solarte Optioned to Class-AAA; Dean Anna DFA’ed
July 3rd, 2014 at 12:34 AM
UPDATE: Yangervis Solarte was in fact optioned back to Class-AAA Scranton/Wilks-Barre on Thursday as the team headed from the Bronx to Minnesota to begin a four-game series with the Minnesota Twins. Zelous Wheeler, as expected, was called up to the Yankees and to make room for Wheeler on the 40-man roster,...

How Major League Baseball’s PED Suspension of Alex Rodriguez is Hypocritical
July 2nd, 2014 at 1:31 PM
Major League Baseball was busted as an accomplice to the performance-enhancing drug crimes of New York Yankees slugger, Alex Rodriguez. ***VIDEO1*** That's right, the same league that suspended the third baseman for the 2014 season knew of his drug use and permitted it to happen before A-Rod's 2007 MVP season through a...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez was Allowed by MLB to Use PED’s During 2007 Season: Report
July 2nd, 2014 at 12:10 PM
In a story that has taken many twists and turns, maybe Alex Rodriguez isn't looking so bad after all. ***VIDEO1*** The New York Yankees third basemen, who is currently serving a 162-game, season-long suspension from Major League Baseball from the aftermath of the Miami Biogenesis case in which he was reportedly purchased...

MLB Trade Rumors: New York Yankees Aren’t Strongly Pursuing San Diego Padres 3B Chase Headley
July 2nd, 2014 at 10:10 AM
Earlier in the week, it had been reported that the New York Yankees were heavily scouting San Diego Padres third basemen Chase Headley and were strongly seeking a trade for him. ***VIDEO1*** Given the current state of the Yankees offense which has struggled terribly in recent time, looking to add players of Headley's...

MLB Trade Rumors: New York Yankees Strongly Interested in San Diego Padres 3B Chase Headley
July 1st, 2014 at 12:12 AM
The New York Yankees are starting to finally look at other areas of need aside from their starting rotation and may look to add to their struggling offense. ***VIDEO1*** With Kelly Johnson struggling for the entire season and Yangervis Solarte finally crashing back down to earth after his hot start, the Yankees...

MLB Trade Rumors: Martin Prado an Option for New York Yankees’ Infield
June 29th, 2014 at 4:30 PM
While the New York Yankees are looking for starting pitching at the 2014 MLB trade deadline, Martin Prado of the Arizona Diamondbacks could be an option for the Bronx Bombers to improve their struggling offense. ***VIDEO1*** According to Bill Madden of the New York Daily News, the Yanks could potentially make a...

New York Yankees Will Take Alex Rodriguez Back in 2015 ‘As Long as He Can Play’
June 25th, 2014 at 2:21 PM
It's been widely speculated and debated that Alex Rodriguez dropped his final, remaining lawsuit that was against the New York Yankees team doctor for medical malpractice in order to clear the air and start getting ready for 2015. ***VIDEO1*** If A-Rod had came into the 2015 season with the lawsuit against Dr....

Alex Rodriguez Dropped Lawsuit to All but Guarantee He’ll Play for New York Yankees in 2015 Season
June 22nd, 2014 at 9:21 AM
On Friday, Alex Rodriguez had one lawsuit left still standing, a bit of an in-house one tied from his winter arbitration hearing that determined the 211, now 162 game suspension from the Biogenesis case. ***VIDEO1*** That lawsuit, which was against the New York Yankees team doctor, Dr. Christopher Ahmad, for medical malpractice...

New York Yankees: Yangervis Solarte’s Bat Continues to Crash and Burn
June 20th, 2014 at 6:48 PM
New York Yankees rookie third baseman Yangervis Solarte continues his epic fall back down to earth in 2014. ***VIDEO1*** After starting off the season in the discussion as an early Rookie of the Year candidate and the American League leader in batting average, Solarte is starting to look like the career minor leaguer...

Alex Rodriguez Drops Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Against New York Yankees Team Doctor, Hospital
June 20th, 2014 at 2:33 PM
In hopes of potentially playing again for the New York Yankees in 2015 when he returns from his 162-game, season-long suspension, Alex Rodriguez took another step in that direction. ***VIDEO1*** On Friday, Rodriguez and his lawyers dropped the final remaining lawsuit he had filed; which was the one against the New York...

New York Yankees’ Brian Roberts Offers Advice to Former Orioles Teammate Manny Machado on Bat-Throwing Incident
June 10th, 2014 at 2:46 PM
Brian Roberts knows Manny Machado very well; as they were former teammates when they were on the Baltimore Orioles last season. ***VIDEO1*** While Machado is still with the Orioles, Roberts, now with the New York Yankees, still communicates on a regular basis with his former teammate and friend Machado, who just received...