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Former New York Yankees 2B Brian Roberts Officially Retires from Baseball After 14 Years
October 18th, 2014 at 3:12 AM
For 13 years, Brian Roberts spent most of his career as a member of the Baltimore Orioles. The 14th year of his career, he spent it with the New York Yankees, although it didn't go the way he had planned.' ***PHOTO1*** After signing a one-year deal back in December and hitting just...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Orioles’ Nick Markakis Listed as Right Field Option for Yankees
October 17th, 2014 at 10:31 AM
On Thursday afternoon, it was announced that the Baltimore Orioles would be turning down their $17.5 million option on starting right fielder Nick Markakis, thus making him a free agent for the first time in his career. ****PHOTO1*** While some would think the Orioles would try to work out a deal with...

MLB Rumors: Orioles to Give Nelson Cruz Qualifying Offer; Would Cost Yankees Draft Pick If Signed
October 16th, 2014 at 12:13 PM
Nelson Cruz is one of several hitters about to hit the free agent market once free agency kicks off five days after the World Series ends and teams like the New York Yankees and Seattle Mariners are possibly eyeing up trying to land the 34-year-old slugger. ***PHOTO1*** The Baltimore Orioles, fresh off...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Yankees Still Expected to Pursue Nelson Cruz Despite Orioles Contract Attempts
October 12th, 2014 at 3:01 PM
Currently, the Baltimore Orioles are desperately trying to lock up leading home run hitter Nelson Cruz with an extension that will keep him in Baltimore past the 2014 season, but given the way his season has gone, he might want to head into free agency and cash in on his...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Stephen Drew the Favorite to Be New York Yankees Shortstop
October 9th, 2014 at 4:17 PM
The New York Yankees lost a potential replacement for Derek Jeter on Thursday as the Baltimore Orioles signed shortstop J.J. Hardy to a three-year extension before he could hit the open market this winter. ***PHOTO1*** The move is a smart one by the Orioles, who have no desire to lose Hardy, let...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Baltimore Orioles ‘Pushing’ to Extend Nelson Cruz; Considered a Yankees Target
October 9th, 2014 at 1:56 PM
According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the Baltimore Orioles are pushing to complete an extension of potential free agent, Nelson Cruz. Rosenthal's report comes on the heels of the O's re-signing of shortstop J.J. Hardy He was signed this off-season as a free agent by the Orioles to a one...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Orioles, J.J. Hardy Agree to 3-Year, $40 Million Extension; Yankees Had Interest
October 9th, 2014 at 12:58 PM
If the New York Yankees had any hopes of J.J. Hardy hitting the free agent market this upcoming winter, those hopes are about to end very soon. ***PHOTO1*** Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports has reported that the Baltimore Orioles and Hardy are closing in on a three-year extension worth up to $40...

MLB Free Agency Rumors: Orioles LHP Andrew Miller a Potential Option for New York Yankees
October 7th, 2014 at 1:26 PM
The New York Yankees haven't had muck luck with their left-handed reliever options over the last couple of years. ***PHOTO1*** There was World Series hero Damaso Marte, who could barely stay healthy during his time with the team. Pedro Feliciano got a two year deal, but he never pitched a single inning...

2015 MLB Free Agents: Yankees Must Make Offense No. 1 Priority in Offseason
October 6th, 2014 at 3:09 PM
A lot of the early chatter during the New York Yankees' young offseason revolves around adding starting pitchers, but it's a big bat that the Yankees should be focused on. ***PHOTO1*** Granted, New York has no shortage of questions in its starting rotation to answer. At one point during 2014, 80 percent of...

MLB Free Agency Rumors: Orioles’ J.J. Hardy Viewed as Frontrunner for Yankees Vacated Shortstop Position
September 29th, 2014 at 8:17 PM
Now that we are in the first official day of the post-Derek Jeter as the shortstop and captain of the New York Yankees, the speculation can now begin on who will be the next shortstop of the team in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** It's a question fans all over have avoided asking for a...

Tickets for Derek Jeter’s Finale on Thursday Night at Yankee Stadium Going as High as $15,000
September 25th, 2014 at 11:10 AM
With less than 10 hours to go until the scheduled start time for the final game of Derek Jeter's 20-year career at Yankee Stadium between the New York Yankees and Baltimore Orioles, it costs a pretty penny to get into the building. ***PHOTO1*** According to the prices on StubHub, tickets for the...

New York Yankees Officially Eliminated from 2014 Playoff Contention; Lose to Orioles 9-5
September 24th, 2014 at 4:56 PM
After Tuesday night's 5-4 loss to the Baltimore Orioles combined with a Kansas City Royals victory, the tragic number for the New York Yankees was cut down to one; which meant with one more loss on Wednesday or a Royals win and the Yankees were officially eliminated from postseason contention. ***PHOTO1*** The...

Rain in Forecast on Thursday for Derek Jeter’s Yankee Stadium Finale; Unsure of Backup Plan
September 24th, 2014 at 1:36 PM
While the talk of Derek Jeter's Yankee Stadium finale on Thursday night has been the talk for the last week, there might not even be a game to be played that night. ***PHOTO1*** Rain is in the forecast for Thursday night with as much as five inches coming down on Thursday, which...

MLB Free Agency 2015: Baltimore Orioles’ J.J. Hardy Would Listen If New York Yankees were Interested
September 23rd, 2014 at 10:49 AM
With the final six games being played of Derek Jeter's career, the speculation continues on who will be the heir and the next starting shortstop once Jeter officially retires after the 2014 season. ***PHOTO1*** One possible player may have been in the building on Monday night in Baltimore Orioles' J.J. Hardy, who...

Jose Pirela Records 1st Major League Hit; RBI Triple in Yankees 5-0 Win Over Orioles (Video)
September 23rd, 2014 at 8:53 AM
For every major leaguer, they always remember their first hit in the major leagues. For Jose Pirela, his was a thrilling one that he'll likely never forget. ***VIDEO1*** On Monday night in the opening game of a four-game series with the Baltimore Orioles, Jose Pirela came up to bat in the bottom...

Yankees’ Mark Teixeira Out of Lineup on Monday; Gets Cortisone Shot for Wrist, Hopeful for Tuesday
September 22nd, 2014 at 5:07 PM
For the second straight day, the New York Yankees will be without Mark Teixeira in their lineup as he is dealing with a continuing wrist injury that has plagued him for the last two years. ***PHOTO1*** Teixeira left Saturday afternoon's game against the Toronto Blue Jays after dealing with soreness in...

Jacoby Ellsbury Isn’t Expected to Play for New York Yankees on Monday with Hamstring Issue
September 22nd, 2014 at 11:38 AM
The New York Yankees lineup has been a bit shorthanded this week because of injuries and other issues surrounding the players on the team. ***PHOTO1*** Martin Prado has been out due to undergoing an emergency appendectomy, Mark Teixeira left Saturday's game with a wrist injury and was out of the lineup on...

New York Yankees Officially Eliminated from American League East Division Race
September 16th, 2014 at 8:30 AM
Monday night's 1-0 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays might have been just another loss to most fans; another loss of many losses that have been similar in the New York Yankees season, but it unfortunately had significance. ***PHOTO1*** With the Yankees losing 1-0 and the Baltimore Orioles also winning 5-2 at...

New York Yankees’ David Robertson on Blown Save to Orioles: I Pitched Like Crap
September 15th, 2014 at 10:38 AM
On Sunday night, the New York Yankees had a chance to earn a split with the first place Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards; a split that would have given them a lot more confidence heading into the final two weeks of the season. ***PHOTO1*** Brian McCann had just hit a go-ahead home...

Joe Girardi Reacts to Chris Davis Suspension Before Yankees-Orioles Doubleheader
September 12th, 2014 at 12:53 PM
New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi shared his thoughts on Baltimore Orioles slugger Chris Davis getting suspended 25 games after a positive test for amphetamines. ***PHOTO1*** Davis has already admitted to taking adderall and while he did get an exemption for it in 2013, the Orioles first baseman was unable to do...