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What happened to New York Yankees’ ace Masahiro Tanaka?
June 16th, 2017 at 6:23 AM
***PHOTO1*** When the New York Yankees first acquired Masahiro Tanaka prior to 2014 MLB season there was no doubt in anyone's mind that he would be the unquestioned ace of the ball club. In his first season as a Yankee he had his best season in the MLB going 13-5 with...

Three Up, Three Down: Chris Sale doing (bad) Chris Sale things
May 4th, 2017 at 10:28 PM
***PHOTO1*** Boston Red Sox's Chris Sale pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Tuesday, May 2, 2017. AP Photo/Michael Dwyer Welcome to this week's edition of Three Up, Three Down รข?? your weekly catch-up of the three best highlights (and lowlights) from around...

Joe Maddon, Joe Girardi want more done to stop racist behavior
May 3rd, 2017 at 1:53 PM
***PHOTO1*** Cubs manager Joe Maddon (pictured) and Yankees skipper Joe Girardi both came out against racially intolerant behavior at MLB ballparks. Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports Joe Maddon and Joe Girardi both condemned racially intolerant behavior by fans at MLB ballparks. The dialogue taking over baseball was of course sparked by...

CC Sabathia, others come forward to detail racist taunts in Boston
May 2nd, 2017 at 6:06 PM
***PHOTO1*** Sabathia has a shared experience with Baltimore's Adam Jones. Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports In the wake of Baltimore Orioles' outfielder Adam Jones being taunted with racial slurs, including the N-word Monday night at Fenway Park, Yankees' pitcher CC Sabathia shared his own experiences with the Boston faithful with reporters....

Yankees: Jackie Robinson Day Is Counterproductive And Should Be Nixed
April 17th, 2017 at 1:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Yankees, count 'em one by one, have how many Black Americans on their team at the moment? Two, three, I don't know but not many. And there's a good reason for it. But why do we take one day a year to highlight that fact instead of the next...