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Interesting New York Yankees Stats from 2014 MLB Season That May Surprise You
June 28th, 2014 at 6:25 PM
The New York Yankees Twitter feed was chock full of interesting stats on Saturday, so let's take a look at them and break it down. ***VIDEO1*** Pitching is Important—But So is Offense It's no surprise that when the Yankees pitching has been good, the team is successful in 2014. #Yankees are an @MLB best...

Brett Gardner Doesn’t Regret Re-Signing with New York Yankees; Testing Free Agent Market for More Money
June 20th, 2014 at 11:32 AM
Brett Gardner had a chance to test free agency this winter if he wanted to. All he had to do was have a solid 2014 season and then he'd have a chance to hit the free agent market. ***VIDEO1*** instead, Gardner decided to re-sign with the Yankees on a four-year, $52 million...

New York Yankees: Stats That Tell the Story of 2014 Season
June 18th, 2014 at 11:35 AM
The New York Yankees are already having somewhat of a tumultuous season in 2014, but for the most part the Bronx Bombers have been able to keep it together and some of these stats explain why. The Yankees Twitter feed was full of facts early Wednesday that spell out how this...

New York Yankees’ Brian Roberts Gets Ball Stuck Between Legs on Pickoff Attempt
June 13th, 2014 at 9:33 PM
In what amounted to one of the bigger close calls in Major League Baseball history, Brian Roberts of the New York Yankees got the baseball stuck between his legs while sliding back into second base on a pickoff attempt. ***VIDEO1*** Roenis Elias was the pitcher for the Seattle Mariners on Thursday night...

New York Yankees: Derek Jeter Gets Yelled at by David Phelps
June 2nd, 2014 at 9:37 PM
A strange incident occurred on Monday night when the New York Yankees took on the Seattle Mariners: Young starting pitcher David Phelps yelled at fellow teammate and baseball legend, Derek Jeter, during the game in a sight that nobody watching the contest could miss. ***VIDEO1*** UPDATE: Tuesday, June 3 at 1:38 p.m....

2014 MLB All-Star Game: List of Yankees Among Top Vote-Getters
May 28th, 2014 at 3:55 PM
***VIDEO1*** The force is strong with the New York Yankees' following. If you don't believe it, just look at the first round of the 2014 MLB All-Star Game voting, which has several Yankees among the leading vote-getters before the game on July 15 at Target Field in Minnesota. Here's a list of the...

New York Yankees: Brett Gardner’s Game-Saving Catch Vs. St. Louis Cardinals
May 26th, 2014 at 9:28 PM
***VIDEO1*** We already brought you Brett Gardner's slip and slide catch, but the New York Yankees outfielder made a much more important catch in the 11th inning when St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina drove a ball to the warning track in left field. The game was tied with one out in...

New York Yankees: Brett Gardner Makes Great Slip and Slide Catch
May 26th, 2014 at 8:57 PM
***VIDEO1*** Who doesn't remember the days when the slip and slide was all the rage? If you don't, then watching New York Yankees outfielder Brett Gardner do his best impression of the slip and slide will make you go out and buy one. During the bottom of the first inning in the game...

VIDEO: New York Yankees’ Brett Gardner Hits Grand Slam Vs. New York Mets in Subway Series
May 12th, 2014 at 8:11 PM
With the New York Yankees down 1-0 to the New York Mets in the first game of the Subway Series, Brett Gardner went deep for a grand slam home run to give the Yanks a 4-1 lead. The unlucky Mets pitcher to let up the bomb was Bartolo Colon, as he...

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...