Tagged: ‘Bernie Williams’

Bernie Williams Endorses Carlos Beltran for the New York Yankees; Thinks He’ll Thrive in the Bronx
November 25th, 2013 at 11:34 PM
Bernie Williams knows a thing or two about being a premier outfielder for a team in New York considering he was the Yankees starting outfielder for 15 years and was a part of four World Series Championships. Since his unofficial retirement from baseball after 2006, Williams still keeps a very active...

New York Yankees Prospect Watch: No. 2 Mason Williams
March 25th, 2013 at 6:00 AM
In five-tool outfielder Mason Williams the New York Yankees may have their future center fielder right under their nose. Williams was selected in the fourth round of the 2010 First-Year Player Draft out of West Orange High School in Florida. Mason broke out in 2011 playing for the Staten Island Yankees where he...

A Number of New York Yankees Candidates for the 2013 National Hall of Fame
November 28th, 2012 at 3:45 PM
The candidates were announced for the 2013 National Hall of Fame Ballot and besides some elite players like Mike Piazza and Barry Bonds there a number of New York Yankees eligible this year. Don Mattingly will be on the ballot for the 13th time and Bernie Williams for just his second year lead the former Yankees...

Tyler Austin Will Represent New York Yankees in 2012 All-Star Futures Game
June 21st, 2012 at 6:40 PM
New York Yankees prospect Tyler Austin has been chosen to play in the 2012 Sirius XM All-Star Futures Game, being played on July 8 at Kauffman Stadium, home field of the Kansas City Royals.  ***PHOTO1*** Austin, 20, has emerged as one of the top prospects in the Yankees organization this season while...

The National Baseball Hall of Fame to Announce Class of 2012 Today
January 9th, 2012 at 9:44 AM
Today at 2 p.m. ET the National Baseball Hall of Fame will reveal the class of 2012 joining Ron Santo, who was elected by the Golden Era Committee last month. ***PHOTO2*** The vote for this year's class was conducted by the Baseball Writers' Association of America this past December. As in any Hall election a player needs to have his name appear on 75 percent...

Former New York Yankees CF Bernie Williams Leads Newcomers on 2012 Hall of Fame Ballot
December 1st, 2011 at 2:28 PM
Former New York Yankees center fielder Bernie Williams will lead a group of 13 newcomers on baseball's 2012 Hall of Fame ballot. ***PHOTO1*** Williams spent his entire 16 year career with the Yankees, spanning from 1991-2006, and helped them win four World Series titles. The five-time All-Star also won four Gold Gloves, one Silver Slugger, and 1996 ALCS MVP.  For his career, the switch-hitting center fielder batted .297 with 287 home...