Tagged: ‘Babe Ruth’

Yankees: Okay Goose, We Get It. Now, Shut The F______ Up
February 18th, 2017 at 11:47 AM
***PHOTO1*** Former Yankees closer and Hall of Fame inductee, Goose Gossage, says comparisons between Mo and himself are "insulting." You know what Goose, you are the one who is insulting. The Yankees have been fortunate in having several go-to guys in their bullpen who had the ability to come in and close...

Yankees Starlin Castro: When Trade Talk Is Reaching For Straws
February 7th, 2017 at 11:18 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Yankees rumor mill has awakened from winter's hibernation. And for sportswriters, it's been a challenge coming up with novel and interesting stories. Joel Sherman, in a New York Post article, writes that Stalin Castro was "on the trading block" at some point in the offseason. Really? Where's the story? The...

Yankees Tribute: Happy Birthday, Babe
February 6th, 2017 at 3:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** February 6 should hold a special place in both Yankees and MLB fans' hearts as Babe Ruth's birthday is celebrated. He is arguably the greatest player of all-time. As sports fans, we hear the expression 'GOAT' said a lot. In football, its thrown around for legends such as Joe Montana and John...

Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Hits 1st Home Run of Season Vs. Tigers; 688th Homer of Career (Video)
April 9th, 2016 at 2:21 PM
He's now 12 away from joining the 700 home run club. And he's 26 home runs away from catching Babe Ruth. Alex Rodriguez found his home run swing on Saturday afternoon. ***PHOTO1*** Facing former New York Mets pitcher Mike Pelfrey, now pitching for the Detroit Tigers, the 40-year-old, who was rested during...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez ‘Overwhelmed’ Thinking of Passing Babe Ruth’s Home Run Record
January 27th, 2016 at 11:23 AM
27 home runs. That's how many home runs stand between Alex Rodriguez and perhaps the greatest New York Yankees player; and perhaps the greatest player to ever set foot on a baseball diamond in Babe Ruth. ***PHOTO1*** Heading into 2016, A-Rod slugged 33 home runs in the 2015 season to put him...