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Late Night Host Seth Meyers Takes Trip to Yankee Stadium in Funny Bit: Video
April 23rd, 2015 at 10:40 AM
Late Night host and former Saturday Night Live cast member Seth Meyers recently visited Yankee Stadium to celebrate the start of the 2015 Major League Baseball season in a hilarious video you're sure to enjoy. Meyers notes how cold it is in New York in April, which means it's time for...

New York Mets Fans Planning Invasion of Yankee Stadium During Subway Series
April 23rd, 2015 at 8:50 AM
New York Mets fans are planning an invasion of Yankee Stadium this weekend when their team takes on the crosstown rival New York Yankees in the Bronx. ***PHOTO1*** The now infamous group of Mets fans, called The 7 Line, has purchased over 1,300 tickets for Friday night's contest versus the Yankees, all...

New York Yankees’ Chris Young Almost Kills Alex Rodriguez with Foul Ball: Video
April 22nd, 2015 at 9:57 PM
New York Yankees outfielder Chris Young almost took out one of his teammates on Wednesday night versus the Detroit Tigers after just missing Alex Rodriguez's head with a foul ball as he was standing in the on-deck circle. Your browser does not support iframes. Rodriguez was just standing there minding his own...

Detroit Reporter Asks Alex Rodriguez About Being a ‘Villain’; Yankees DH Makes Him Look Silly
April 22nd, 2015 at 7:05 PM
A Detroit reporter asked New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez a question prior to Wednesday night's game about being the villain on the road during the 2015 season, and A-Rod made him look silly for it. ***PHOTO1*** The fact that A-Rod is the so-called "villain" in road ballparks is nothing new....

Willie Mays Comments on New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Pursuing Home Run No. 660
April 22nd, 2015 at 6:30 PM
With all the controversy surrounding New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez's pursuit of 660 career homers, the man he is set to tie and pass, Willie Mays, isn't bothered by A-Rod breaking his mark. ***PHOTO1*** Because of his admitted steroid use and involvement with Biogeneses, Rodriguez's legacy has taken a serious...

Yankees Vs. Tigers Preview 4/22/15: Lineups, Pitching Matchup, Viewing Info for Game No. 15
April 22nd, 2015 at 4:08 PM
The New York Yankees are back at .500 after a victory over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night, leaving each team with a victory as we head to game three of this four-game series on Wednesday night. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees will send Adam Warren to the mound, who is looking to recover...

Penn State HC James Franklin to Throw Out 1st Pitch at Yankee Stadium on April 28
April 22nd, 2015 at 12:40 PM
Penn State Nittany Lions head coach James Franklin will have the honor of throwing out the ceremonial first pitch before the April 28 game between the New York Yankees and Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** The Pinstripe Bowl has been held at Yankee Stadium every year since 2010 and featured...

New York Yankees Great Bernie Williams Set to Formally Retire on Friday
April 22nd, 2015 at 11:31 AM
Although he has been retired for many years, New York Yankees great Bernie Williams apparently never signed the paperwork to make it official; but the Bronx Bombers legend will do that this week. ***PHOTO1*** At a press conference on Friday, Williams will sign official Major League Baseball retirement papers and even throw...

New York Yankees ‘Rejects’ Making Big Impact Early in 2015 Season
April 22nd, 2015 at 10:35 AM
The New York Yankees are a team filled with troubled veterans looking for a second chance in their respective careers—and so far the Bronx has been the place for those players to revive their careers. ***PHOTO1*** Before the season started, guys like Alex Rodriguez, Chris Young and Stephen Drew were major question...

Joe Girardi Admits New York Yankees’ Chris Young Should Be Everyday Player
April 22nd, 2015 at 9:03 AM
New York Yankees outfielder Chris Young is off to a fantastic start and is resurrecting his once fallen career, while also forcing manager Joe Girardi's hand to start him everyday over the struggling Carlos Beltran. ***PHOTO1*** Young propelled the Yankees to another victory on Tuesday night versus the Detroit Tigers, falling just...

Tigers’ Alfredo Simon Grants Mother’s Birthday Wish Against Alex Rodriguez: Video
April 21st, 2015 at 7:38 PM
Detroit Tigers pitcher Alfredo Simon had two requests from his mother on her birthday: strike out New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez and win the game. Your browser does not support iframes. That's right, Simon's mother is just the latest in a long line of people who dislike Rodriguez and want...

Joe Girardi Reacts to Reds Manager Bryan Price Dropping Tons of F-Bombs on Media: Audio
April 21st, 2015 at 6:25 PM
Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Price clearly hit a boiling point when he dropped a ton of f-bombs on the media on Monday leaving many, including New York Yankees manager Joe GIrardi, to share an opinion on the matter. ***PHOTO1*** Price was apparently upset because the Reds beat writers were reporting on leaks...

Yankees Vs. Tigers Preview 4/21/15: Lineups, Pitching Matchup, Viewing Info for Game No. 14
April 21st, 2015 at 3:34 PM
The New York Yankees dropped the first of four games against the Detroit Tigers on Monday night in what amounted to a tough-luck loss for starting pitcher CC Sabathia, who threw eight solid innings en route to a complete game, two-run performance. ***PHOTO1*** Here's what you need to know about Tuesday night's...

New York Yankees’ CC Sabathia Should Can Frustration and Be Humble After Tough-Luck Loss
April 21st, 2015 at 2:45 PM
New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia expressed frustration after pitching a great game and still coming out with a loss on Monday night, as his team's offense was unable to muster up any runs to give him support. ***PHOTO1*** Sabathia pitched a complete game for the Yanks versus the Detroit Tigers,...

New York Yankees’ Chasen Shreve Rejoins Big-League Team After Being Sent to Minors
April 21st, 2015 at 1:43 PM
New York Yankees left-hander Chasen Shreve will be rejoining the team on Tuesday after being sent down to the minors on April 11. ***PHOTO2*** Shreve was sacrificed after the 19-inning game versus the Boston Red Sox that left the Yanks' bullpen depleted, with Shreve himself throwing 3 1/3 innings in the marathon...

New York Yankees’ Esmil Rogers Makes Beautiful Artwork Out of Cup: Video
April 21st, 2015 at 12:45 PM
When he isn't being a solid long man for the New York Yankees, Esmil Rogers loves to do artistic things with drinking cups. Your browser does not support iframes. Either that or he's really bored. Rogers was sitting in the bullpen during the Yanks' game with the Tampa Bay Rays over the weekend...

Former Yankees Prospect Peter O’Brien Off to Hot Start in Triple-A; No Longer Playing Catcher
April 21st, 2015 at 10:51 AM
Former New York Yankees prospect Peter O'Brien is no longer playing catcher in the Arizona Diamondbacks' organization. ***PHOTO1*** O'Brien came up with the Yanks as a catcher in their minor-league system, but there were always doubts about his defensive viability behind the plate. The Yanks dealt the 24-year-old last season in a trade...

Detroit Tigers’ Shane Greene Angry at New York Yankees for Trading Him During Offseason
April 21st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Shane Greene expressed anger at the New York Yankees for trading him during the offseason in a deal that landed the Bronx Bombers shortstop Didi Gregorius in return. ***PHOTO1*** The trade is looking pretty bad for the Yankees right now, as Greene is 3-0 to start the season...

Tigers Fans Emphatically Cheer as Ball Just Misses Alex Rodriguez’s Head in Game Vs. Yankees
April 20th, 2015 at 8:02 PM
UPDATE: Monday, April 20 at 8:38 p.m. ET Another pitch has floated past A-Rod's head in the same game and from the same pitcher with the same reaction from Tigers fans: ***PHOTO2*** A-Rod laughing as yet another mid-70's pitch from Simon floats over his head. Then he pops out. So far, 0-for-3 in...

New York Yankees’ Masahiro Tanaka to Pitch on Normal Rest for 1st Time in 2015
April 20th, 2015 at 5:55 PM
Barring a rainout, the training wheels are coming off Masahiro Tanaka on Thursday as the New York Yankees ace will pitch on four-days rest for the first time in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** There was some belief that the Yankees could go with a sixth starter this week in order to keep Tanaka on...