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Brett Gardner, New York Yankees Agree to 4-Year, $52MM Contract Extension
February 23rd, 2014 at 2:53 PM
A couple of months ago, the New York Yankees were getting trade offers for Brett Gardner and were pondering trading him after they had signed Jacoby Ellsbury. Those trade talks were officially squashed on Sunday. Jon Heyman from CBS Sports and WFAN has reported that the Yankees and Gardner have agreed...

New York Yankees Sign All Arbitration Eligible Players to One-Year Contracts
January 19th, 2014 at 12:16 AM
The New York Yankees signed all of their eligible arbitration players to one -year contracts. Outfielder Brett Gardner will garner $5.6 million, reliever David Robertson $5.215 million, starting pitcher Ivan Nova will get $3.3 million and Shawn Kelley $1.765 million. Francisco Cervelli signed a $700,000 one year non-guaranteed contract on...

Five New York Yankees File for Salary Arbitration
January 17th, 2014 at 12:26 AM
Today was the final day for players to file for salary arbitration with figures to be exchanged by Friday with hearings slated to begin in early February.  The New York Yankees have five key players filing that include pitchers David Robertson, Ivan Nova, Shawn Kelley and position players Brett Gardner and Francisco...

Brett Gardner One of the Honorees for the 34th Annual Thurman Munson Awards Dinner
January 9th, 2014 at 1:32 AM
The honorees have been announced for the 34th Annual Thurman Munson Awards Dinner and New York Yankees outfielder Brett Gardner is among the honored guests. Gardner will be recognized for his philanthropic endeavors and his athletic success. Brett regularly visits sick children at New York Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital during...

Philadelphia Phillies, Detroit Tigers, 4 Others Interested in Trade for New York Yankees’ Brett Gardner
January 4th, 2014 at 2:27 AM
Last month after losing long-time second basemen Robinson Cano to the Seattle Mariners, the New York Yankees game-plan drastically altered for their offseason. ***PHOTO1*** They found a replacement second basemen in long-time Baltimore Orioles' Brian Roberts, but the bigger shock was when they signed Jacoby Ellsbury from the Boston Red Sox, especially...

New York Yankees Turn Down Cincinnati Reds Offer of Brett Gardner for Brandon Phillips Trade: Report
December 11th, 2013 at 10:55 PM
In a bit of a stunning turn of events, the New York Yankees had a chance to replace the departed Robinson Cano with a trade offer from the Cincinnati Reds, but it looks like the Yankees didn't like what was presented to them. Jon Heyman of CBS Sports and WFAN has reported...

New York Yankees Have Inquired on Cincinnati Reds Pitcher Homer Bailey: Report
December 10th, 2013 at 4:32 AM
With the first day of Major League Baseball's 2013 Winter Meetings now come and gone, the New York Yankees have been quiet, but that might not last for long considering how active they had been during free agency. After adding Brian McCann to be their catcher, Jacoby Ellsbury to be their...

New York Yankees in on Boston Red Sox’ Jacoby Ellsbury, Could Trade Brett Gardner If Signed
November 13th, 2013 at 8:06 AM
It was about two weeks ago when it was first learned that the New York Yankees were first interested in Boston Red Sox center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury; who might be considered the second best free agent on the market behind their own free agent second basemen, Robinson Cano. The 30-year-old center...

Report: New York Yankees’ Brett Gardner Has Grade 1 Oblique Strain, Likely Done for Regular Season
September 13th, 2013 at 5:52 PM
On Thursday during their 6-5 victory over the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards, New York Yankees center fielder Brett Gardner left the game in the first inning with what was originally diagnosed as an oblique strain. ***PHOTO1*** On Friday, Dayn Perry of CBS Sports reported that the MRI from Gardner's injury revealed...

New York Yankees’ Brett Gardner Suffers Oblique Strain on Thursday Vs. Baltimore Orioles, Status Unknown
September 13th, 2013 at 1:55 AM
The New York Yankees already lost Derek Jeter for the remainder of the 2013 season due to an ankle injury, and on Thursday night, the Yankees might have suffered another tough blow to the team that is fighting like hell to make the postseason. ***PHOTO1*** Brett Gardner left the game against the...

New York Yankees Bullpen Implodes, Ruins Andy Pettitte’s Start with Baltimore Orioles
September 1st, 2013 at 6:36 PM
For 24 hours, the New York Yankees had sole possession of third place in the American League East and were the only team in back of the American League Wild Card race. With Andy Pettitte going for the Yankees on Sunday looking to complete the three-game sweep of the Baltimore Orioles and...

Tampa Bay Rays Batter Around Hiroki Kuroda, Defeat New York Yankees 7-2
August 23rd, 2013 at 10:36 PM
On Friday night, the New York Yankees didn't look like the team that had won five straight games and 11 of their last `13 to surge themselves back into the thick of the American League playoff race. Instead, the Yankees reverted back to the team that dropped five out of six...

Alex Rodriguez Goes 3-for-4, Homers in New York Yankees 9-6 Victory Over Boston Red Sox
August 19th, 2013 at 1:41 AM
The New York Yankees were like a sleeping giant who got awoken by the Boston Red Sox in their Sunday night series finale at Fenway Park in a game that saw fireworks early on. ***PHOTO1*** Before the drama started between the two teams, the Red Sox got off to an early lead...

Hiroki Kuroda’s Dominance in 2013 Continues, Leads New York Yankees to 2-1 Victory Over Los Angeles Angels
August 12th, 2013 at 10:48 PM
Over the weekend, the New York Yankees took their first, small step in the right direction in attempting to get back into the American League playoff chase with a series win over the Detroit Tigers. Their next step in that same direction continued with their series at Yankee Stadium against...

Brett Gardner’s Walk-Off, 9th Inning Home Run Gives New York Yankees 5-4 Win Over Detroit Tigers
August 11th, 2013 at 4:54 PM
After am embarrassing 9-3 loss on Saturday against the Detroit Tigers at Yankee Stadium, the New York Yankees were looking to take the rubber game of the series and look to beat the Detroit Tigers in the three-game series. ***PHOTO1*** On the hill for the Yankees was 41-year-old Andy Pettitte, who was up...

Brett Gardner’s 10th Inning RBI Single Ends New York Yankees Losing Streak, Beat Detroit Tigers 4-3
August 10th, 2013 at 1:27 AM
The New York Yankees came into Friday night's game losing their last four in a row and losers of six out of the last eight games and were now 57-56 on the season. To say they needed to start winning baseball games would be an understatement. ***PHOTO1*** While Ivan Nova was taking...

Alex Rodriguez Goes 1-for-2 in Second Game Back for New York Yankees, Lose to Chicago White Sox 3-2
August 6th, 2013 at 11:43 PM
On Tuesday night, the media circus wasn't in full effect like it was on Monday night for the New York Yankees and Alex Rodriguez, but having lost three out of the last four games, they still needed a win against the Chicago White Sox. ***PHOTO1*** However, even with Rodriguez in the lineup...

Alex Rodriguez Goes 1-for-4 in Return for New York Yankees, Lose to Chicago White Sox 8-1
August 5th, 2013 at 11:35 PM
The last time Alex Rodriguez donned a New York Yankees uniform was back in Game 4 of the 2012 ALCS. Fast forward almost 10 months later, and A-Rod was back in the lineup making his 2013 season debut for the team. ***PHOTO1*** Earlier in the day, Rodriguez was handed a 211-game suspension...

Matt Garza Shines in Texas Rangers Debut, Defeats New York Yankees 3-1
July 25th, 2013 at 1:20 AM
On Monday night, the Texas Rangers made perhaps the biggest trade before the deadline when they landed Matt Garza from the Chicago Cubs. Ron Washington wasted no time in plugging in his newest starter into the mix and into Wednesday night's game against the New York Yankees. ***PHOTO1*** Garza hadn't pitched in...

Andy Pettitte Victimized by Lack of Run Support by New York Yankees, Lose to Boston Red Sox 4-2
July 19th, 2013 at 10:56 PM
Friday night was the official start to the second half of the season for the New York Yankees, as the fourth-place Bombers began a crucial three-game series against the American League East leading Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park. ***PHOTO1*** With Andy Pettitte on the mound for the Yankees, the Red Sox...