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MLB Trade Talk: Yankees, Braves Should Talk Justin Upton for Brett Gardner Swap
November 7th, 2014 at 11:27 AM
It's no secret that the New York Yankees need offense; pretty badly. The offense was so terrible this past season that it cost long-time hitting coach Kevin Long his job last month. ***PHOTO1*** With free agency officially kicking off this week, the Yankees will now look to see how they can improve...

Brett Gardner on Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez: He’ll Absolutely Be Welcomed Back by Team
November 6th, 2014 at 1:15 PM
Mark Teixeira. CC Sabathia. Now Brett Gardner. All veteran players of the New York Yankees who are in full support of Alex Rodriguez returning to the New York Yankees in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** Gardner, who is coming off having surgery on his abdomen this past month, spoke on SiriusXM Radio to discuss his...

New York Yankees’ Brett Gardner Underwent Surgery to Repair Abdominal Muscle
November 5th, 2014 at 4:59 PM
During the 2014 season, Brett Gardner was plagued with an abdominal injury that caused him to miss several games in July and then again in September. ***PHOTO1*** To take care of the problem, the New York Yankees announced on Wednesday that Gardner underwent surgery to repair a core muscle, which was on...

Chris Young Talks About New York Yankees and Potential Return in 2015
October 11th, 2014 at 9:12 AM
The New York Yankees got an unexpected spark from a late-season acquisition after they signed Chris Young to a minor-league deal when rosters expanded back in September. ***PHOTO1*** Young, who had spent the majority of the season as a major disappointment with the New York Mets, needed a fresh start after hitting...

Derek Jeter Gets Victory Gatorade Shower After Yankees 6-5 Win Over Orioles (Video)
September 26th, 2014 at 12:34 AM
In the years that the New York Yankees have done the victory celebrations for walk-off wins; whether it be the celebratory pie to the face or the Gatorade shower, Derek Jeter had never gotten one done to him before. ***VIDEO1*** Then on Thursday night, Jeter finally got the chance to get one,...

Brett Gardner May Return for Yankees Doubleheader Friday; Martin Prado is Back
September 12th, 2014 at 12:36 PM
The news has been mum on Brett Gardner the past few days and it hasn't looked good for the New York Yankees outfielder, with the possibility that his abdominal strain would finish his 2014 campaign. ***PHOTO1*** But Bryan Hoch of MLB.com reports some great news for the Yankees as Gardner may be...

New York Yankees’ Late-Season Injuries Will Seal Fate of 2014
September 11th, 2014 at 5:30 PM
The New York Yankees don't need a magic number to evaporate in order to know they are finished in 2014. ***PHOTO1*** It's bad enough that the Yanks are 11 games out of the American League East lead behind the Baltimore Orioles, but it's even worse that their wild card hopes are fading...

New York Yankees’ Brett Gardner Could Miss Rest of 2014 Season with Abdominal Strain
September 9th, 2014 at 8:01 PM
So with 21 games left to play until the end of the regular season, the New York Yankees could be without one of their better hitters this season. ***PHOTO1*** Brett Gardner, who has been out of the lineup the last couple of days with an abdominal strain, could possibly miss the rest...

New York Yankees’ Brett Gardner Dealing with Abdominal Strain; Could Be Out Sunday Vs. Royals
September 6th, 2014 at 11:37 PM
The injury bug hit the New York Yankees again this weekend as starting left fielder Brett Gardner is currently dealing with an abdominal strain which kept him out of Saturday's game. ***PHOTO1*** Zelous Wheeler started in Gardner's place and then later on was replaced by Ichiro Suzuki. The pain could keep Gardner...

New York Yankees’ Brett Gardner on 5th Inning Ejection: I Couldn’t Control My Emotions
September 3rd, 2014 at 8:35 AM
The New York Yankees were trailing 7-3 in the bottom of the 5th inning to the Boston Red Sox during Tuesday night's game but were slowly trying to mount a comeback in the inning. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees had already scored two runs in the inning and had the bases loaded with two...

New York Yankees May Move Derek Jeter Down in Lineup After Brett Gardner Return
August 27th, 2014 at 10:03 AM
The time may be coming for the New York Yankees to move Derek Jeter down in the lineup. ***PHOTO1*** One of the reasons to do so would be Jacoby Ellsbury, who since moving back to his natural spot in the lineup as the leadoff hitter is on fire, as he's six for...

Brett Gardner Out of New York Yankees Lineup on Tuesday Despite Feeling Better
August 26th, 2014 at 4:25 PM
Brett Gardner was a no-show in the New York Yankees lineup once again on Tuesday for the third-straight game with an ankle injury. ***PHOTO1*** Despite his issues with getting back into the lineup, Gardner does seem to be feeling better and could be a replacement should the Yankees need one against the...

Martin Prado Soaks Yankees Reporter with Cooler After Brian McCann’s Walk-Off HR
August 24th, 2014 at 5:07 PM
The YES Network's Meredith Marakovits was at the wrong place at the wrong time. She was just about to interview New York Yankees catcher Brian McCann after his walk-off homer lifted the Bronx Bombers over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday when Martin Prado decided to crash the party: Your browser does...

Brett Gardner Drenches Martin Prado with Two Coolers After Game-winning Hit
August 23rd, 2014 at 11:33 AM
Sometimes it doesn't pay to be the hero. ***PHOTO1*** Martin Prado found that out the hard way on Friday night after his game-winning hit lifted the New York Yankees over the Chicago White Sox. Teammate Brett Gardner had his own way to celebrate the big hit, as he performed two unofficial ice bucket...

Joe Girardi Reacts to Question About Changing New York Yankees Lineup
August 21st, 2014 at 9:06 AM
There has been much debate about New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi changing the lineup this season—namely the top part of the order—with the team struggling mightily to score runs. ***PHOTO1*** Kevin Kernan of the New York Post had to ask Girardi about it after Wednesday's loss to the lowly Houston Astros,...

New York Yankees Have Deadline to Offer Rusney Castillo a Contract
August 12th, 2014 at 5:24 PM
The New York Yankees have until the end of the week to offer a contract to Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo if they have not done so already. ***VIDEO1*** George A. King III of the New York Post has the latest: If the Yankees want in on the bidding war for Rusney Castillo, they will...

Rusney Castillo, New York Yankees Ready to Talk Contract After Private Workout
August 9th, 2014 at 9:48 AM
After holding a private workout for Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo on Friday, the New York Yankees are interested in talking about a contract with the 27-year-old—but as a second baseman. ***VIDEO1*** That is according to George A. King III of The New York Post, who says the Yankees are one of the...

New York Yankees’ Mark Teixeira Interviews Brett Gardner on ‘Foul Territory’
August 7th, 2014 at 9:15 AM
The latest episode of "Foul Territory" with Mark Teixeira was released on Wednesday, with the New York Yankees first baseman getting a chance to interview left fielder, Brett Gardner. ***VIDEO1*** Gardner is in the midst of his best season as a professional with the Yanks in 2014, but that didn't stop him...

Yu Darvish Blames Brett Gardner’s Parents After Yankees Outfielder Hits 2 Homers
July 29th, 2014 at 12:55 PM
Texas Rangers ace Yu Darvish went there on Monday night when he blamed Brett Gardner's mother and father for creating such making such a great New York Yankees hitter. ***VIDEO1*** Darvish said it following the Rangers' 4-2 win over the Yankees in which Gardner homered twice, bringing his 2014 season total to...

Yankees Rumors: Rusney Castillo to Hold Private Workout with New York on Friday
July 28th, 2014 at 9:17 PM
UPDATE: Monday, August 4 at 1:00 p.m. ET An official date has been given for the Yanks workout of Cuban outfielder, Rusney Castillo, according to George A. King III of the New York Post: Rusney Castillo, a Cuban defector who is clear to sign with any MLB club as a free agent,...