Tagged: ‘AL East’

Slumping Sluggers: the New York Yankees’ Bats Have Gone Quiet at the Wrong Time
September 30th, 2015 at 9:12 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Yankees have ridden an unexpected productive season by DH Alex Rodriguez for most of the summer, but as the season comes to a close, ARod has all but disappeared and is taking the Yankees' offense with him. From Andrew Marchand of Rodriguez put up an 0-4 against righty Rick...

MLB Preview 9/29/15: Boston Red Sox at New York Yankees
September 29th, 2015 at 3:41 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Yankees (86-70) attempt to win both a playoff spot and the franchise's 10,000th game when they face their heated rivals, the Boston Red Sox (76-80) in the second game of a four-game set in the Bronx. Site: Yankee Stadium First Pitch: 7:05 pm TV: YES/ESPN Radio: WFAN 660AM/101.9FM Weather:...

David Price Pitches Toronto Blue Jays Past New York Yankees; Widen AL East Lead
September 22nd, 2015 at 8:28 AM
The Toronto Blue Jays are most noted for their powerful lineup, but as they surge towards the American League Playoffs, their pitching has become equally as formidable. Behind ace lefthander David Price, the Jays stifled the New York Yankees, 4-2, at Rogers Centre on Monday night. ***PHOTO1*** Price was masterful, allowing just...

CC Sabathia is Stepping up Just in Time for the New York Yankees
September 21st, 2015 at 12:19 PM
The New York Yankees square off against the Toronto Blue Jays tonight as the Yankees begin a three game road series that they hope will send them back to the top of the AL East. They'll be doing it without starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, but CC Sabathia is ready to...

Russell Martin Does not Blame New York Yankees for Letting Him Leave
March 3rd, 2015 at 1:55 PM
Toronto Blue Jays catcher Russell Martin spoke fondly about his time with Derek Jeter and the New York Yankees. ***PHOTO1*** Martin played for the Yankees in 2011 and 2012, putting up Fangraphs WAR values of 2.7 and 2.0 respectively. After 2012, the Yankees did not resign Martin and allowed him to sign...