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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...

Boston Red Sox’ David Ortiz Calls New York Yankees’ Jacoby Ellsbury a ‘Rich Bitch’: Video
April 13th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz and New York Yankees center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury used to be teammates, so it wasn't shocking to see Big Papi having some fun with the former Red Sox outfielder during the game on Sunday night. ***PHOTO1*** Only problem is ESPN's cameras picked up what came...

Yankees Vs. Red Sox: Lineups, Pitching Matchup and Viewing Info for Game No. 6
April 12th, 2015 at 4:20 PM
There isn't much to be happy about if you're a New York Yankees fan these days; but one win can be the beginning of change and the Yanks will have another opportunity to beat their divisional rivals, the Boston Red Sox, on Sunday night. ***PHOTO1*** After a 19-inning marathon on Friday, the...

Yankee Stadium Crowd Responds to Power Outage by Holding up Cellphone Lights: Photo
April 11th, 2015 at 3:27 PM
Who needs stadium lights when you have a cellphone? ***PHOTO1*** Apparently these fans thought cellphones would help get the game going again during the power outage at Yankee Stadium for the New York Yankees-Boston Red Sox battle on Friday night. During the 12th inning, the game was delayed because a row of lights...

Yankees Vs. Red Sox: Lineups, Pitching Matchup and Viewing Info for Game No. 5
April 11th, 2015 at 10:42 AM
The New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox just got finished with a 19-inning marathon that surely has each team drained after the Red Sox finally pulled out the 6-5 win in the Bronx. ***PHOTO1*** Despite three comebacks, the Yankees were unable to complete the win and instead left feeling empty after...

David Ortiz Explains Why New York Yankees-Boston Red Sox Rivalry Isn’t the Same
April 11th, 2015 at 8:04 AM
Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz doesn't think the rivalry between his team and the New York Yankees is the same anymore. ***PHOTO1*** While I can't say I disagree with him, what's Ortiz's reason? Things just aren't as heated anymore, leading to less fights and even less bad blood, per Ryan Hatch...

Yankees Vs. Red Sox: Lineups, Pitching Matchup and Viewing Info for Game No. 4
April 10th, 2015 at 3:42 PM
The New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox are set to reignite their rivalry on Friday night as the pair meet for the first time in 2015 at Yankee Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** Much has been made about all the moves the Red Sox made during the offseason and many have picked Boston to...

New York Yankees Victims in 2 of ESPN.com’s Top 20 Moments in Last 20 Years
April 3rd, 2015 at 11:55 AM
ESPN.com is making all sorts of lists for their 20th anniversary and the latest has the New York Yankees as victims in two of the top 20 moments of the past 20 years, while not one positive Yankees moment made the list. ***PHOTO1*** ESPN.com's last list had the New York Yankees' 1998...

The New York Yankees, New York Mets and the “Derby”
March 30th, 2015 at 8:43 AM
Crosstown rivals New York Yankees and New York Mets faced each other in the 2000 World Series. The disparity since that tussle between the two sides since is marked, meaning that the Yankees often look elsewhere for their biggest, most hated rivals. ***PHOTO1*** The spoils in 2000 went to the elder of...

Red Sox DH David Ortiz Explains 2003 Positive Test, Hall of Fame Chances in Expletive-Laced Article
March 26th, 2015 at 6:42 PM
Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz is trying his best to save face with fans and give himself a chance for the Hall of Fame by writing an explanation in his own words for a positive steroid test in 2003. ***PHOTO1*** Ortiz was one of many names on a list from...

New York Yankees’ Stephen Drew Praised by Boston Red Sox 3B Coach Brian Butterfield
March 25th, 2015 at 9:44 AM
While you can't find many people saying nice things about New York Yankees second baseman Stephen Drew, there is one guy in Drew's corner who just so happens to be a former coach for the Bronx Bombers. ***PHOTO1*** Brian Butterfield was on Buck Showalter's staff as the first base coach for the...

New York Yankees Fans Dominate Boston Red Sox Fans in Connecticut, New Poll Shows
March 14th, 2015 at 9:35 AM
A new Quinnipiac poll shows that the New York Yankees are winning the fan war in the state of Connecticut over the Boston Red Sox. The photo above, courtesy of the Harvard Sports Analysis Collective, via CTBlogs.com, show the distribution of fans, with the obvious colors representing each team. Although neither...

Red Sox Fan Viciously Taunts Alex Rodriguez, Then Looks Dumb After HR: Video
March 14th, 2015 at 8:00 AM
Now is not the time to be taunting New York Yankees designated hitter, Alex Rodriguez. A Boston Red Sox fan found that out first-hand in such a way that even the biggest A-Rod-hating Yankee fan could get behind. ***PHOTO1*** So this bozo from Beantown decided to chime in on the A-Rod discussion...

MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees Offered Best Package of Prospects for Phillies’ Cole Hamels
March 8th, 2015 at 9:15 AM
Just when you thought the New York Yankees were changing and weren't willing to dump their prospects for anyone, rumor has it general manager Brian Cashman was about to do just that for Philadelphia Phillies ace, Cole Hamels. ***PHOTO1*** The specifics of who the Yankees offered weren't given by Nick Cafardo of...

Help from Within: the Importance of Jacoby Ellsbury and Brian McCann in 2015
March 4th, 2015 at 3:40 PM
The New York Yankees have struggled mightily to score runs over the past two seasons. After scoring over 800 runs in 16 out of 17 seasons from 1996 to to 2012, the Yankees failed to eclipse 700 runs in 2013 and 2014. This drop-off in offensive production can largely be...

Luis Tiant Helped Boston Red Sox Take Yoan Moncada from New York Yankees
March 3rd, 2015 at 8:00 AM
While the New York Yankees did their best to recruit 19-year-old Cuban stud Yoan Moncada, it was a Boston Red Sox legend who was the difference in him signing in Beantown. ***PHOTO1*** The Red Sox used former starting pitcher Luis Tiant in the recruiting process for Moncada, while the Yankees used Orlando...

Jacoby Ellsbury Says New York Yankees are “Definitely Motivated”
February 26th, 2015 at 4:30 PM
New York Yankees outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury seems to be confident going into the 2015 season. ***PHOTO1*** The outfielder was a key contributor in his first season with the New York Yankees, batting .271/.328/.419 with 16 home runs, 70 RBI, and 39 stolen bases. Ellsbury said he had an easy transition to the...

David Ortiz is Angry with Alex Rodriguez in Latest Yankees-Red Sox Drama
February 25th, 2015 at 6:20 PM
Boston Red Sox DH David Ortiz is just the latest person to have beef with embattled New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez. ***PHOTO1*** During the turmoil of the Biogenesis scandal over the past few years, Rodriguez's lawyer named Ortiz as a performance-enhancing drug user during a radio interview and that statement has...

Boston Red Sox CEO Larry Lucchino Claims His Team Isn’t “Yankee-Like”
February 25th, 2015 at 3:30 PM
Larry Lucchino, CEO of the Boston Red Sox, adamantly maintained that his team was different from the New York Yankees on Wednesday. The Red Sox have recently spent over $300 million acquiring new players, with the most recent addition being prized Cuban prospect Yoan Moncada. Lucchino was the executive who...

Andrew Bailey Expects to Compete for Spot on New York Yankees’ 2015 Roster
February 25th, 2015 at 11:30 AM
Reliever Andrew Bailey has endured a long road to recovery after shoulder surgery and he is now ready to compete for a spot on the New York Yankees' roster in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** Bailey hasn't pitched in a game since 2013 with the Boston Red Sox and has spent last season as a...