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Johnny Damon’s MLB Return Draws Interest; Bad Fit for New York Yankees
July 4th, 2014 at 7:17 PM
Johnny Damon may be contemplating a return to Major League Baseball at the age of 40 and is making some noise in the process, but there's no chance his comeback will be with the New York Yankees. ***VIDEO1*** CBS New York is reporting Damon's desire to return to the game because he...

New York Yankees Hitting Coach Kevin Long Reacts to Team’s Offensive Struggles
July 3rd, 2014 at 6:00 AM
The New York Yankees are in the midst of a season-long slump that has reached epic proportions and hitting coach Kevin Long reacted to those issues on Wednesday. ***VIDEO1*** According to Wallace Matthews of ESPNNewYork.com, Long and the players are not blind to their struggles and he says the guys in the...

Nelson Cruz Wanted to Sign with New York Yankees in Winter Before Landing with Baltimore Orioles: Report
June 25th, 2014 at 1:21 PM
During the winter, the New York Yankees were looking for a new right fielder, as Curtis Granderson rejected the team's one-year qualifying offer and ended up taking a four-year, $60 million deal with the New York Mets. ***VIDEO1*** There were several interests that the Yankees had; two of which were Carlos Beltran...

New York Yankees’ Alfonso Soriano: I Feel Like I’m Still an Everyday Player
June 25th, 2014 at 10:35 AM
Alfonso Soriano went from being a jolt of much-needed energy to the New York Yankees team in 2013 to platoon duty in 2014 and essentially, a roster burden. ***VIDEO1*** Back in early June, Soriano was hitting .220 and just .195 against right-handed pitching, the last of which was against the Seattle Mariners...

Yankees Notes: CC Sabathia Return Date, Carlos Beltran Feels Pain and Heath Bell
June 24th, 2014 at 6:55 PM
Here are some news and notes from the New York Yankees Universe. ***VIDEO1*** CC Sabathia Update The Yanks got some encouraging news today as CC Sabathia threw two innings in a simulated game and came away with no issues, as George A. King III of the New York Post reported. He threw 34 pitches...

New York Yankees: Carlos Beltran’s 3-Run Walkoff Home Run Vs. Baltimore Orioles (Video)
June 21st, 2014 at 12:20 AM
Carlos Beltran always said that he wanted to be a member of the New York Yankees. On Friday night, Beltran got his chance to show the team why they were right in signing him over the winter. ***VIDEO1*** The Yankees were trailing the Baltimore Orioles 3-1 and Baltimore put in their closer,...

Brian Cashman: New York Yankees ‘were not Involved with Kendrys Morales’
June 19th, 2014 at 9:45 AM
Despite all of the rumors about the New York Yankees being linked to former free agent turned Minnesota Twins slugger Kendrys Morales, general manager Brian Cashman says that wasn't the case. ***VIDEO1*** Cashman's quote comes from a New York Post article from Dan Martin: “We were not involved with Kendrys Morales in any...

New York Yankees’ Carlos Beltran Tests Elbow by Throwing in Outfield; Unsure When He’ll Return to Right Field
June 12th, 2014 at 12:39 PM
Last week, the New York Yankees got a jolt into their lineup when they were able to get Carlos Beltran back from the disabled list and back into their struggling offense. ***VIDEO1*** It's taking some time for Beltran to get back into the swing of things, as Beltran has hit 3-for-21 since...

New York Yankees Carlos Beltran to Throw Today; Outfielder to Test Out Injured Elbow
June 11th, 2014 at 12:10 PM
Carlos Beltran will throw the ball today as he continues to fight a bone spur in his right elbow. The injury has prevented Beltran from making a return to the Yankees outfield. Beltran has been delegated to a DH role since returning from the DL last week. ***VIDEO1*** The fact that Beltran...

Why Kendrys Morales to New York Yankees Didn’t Happen
June 7th, 2014 at 6:29 PM
The New York Yankees needed offense and insurance for Mark Teixeira, making Kendrys Morales seem like the perfect fit. That signing didn't happen and there is a very good reason why the free-agent slugger didn't choose the Bronx Bombers. Morales signed a one-year pact with the American League Central basement-dwellers, the Minnesota Twins,...

Yankees Rumors: Kendrys Morales Denies Request for More Time, Could Sign Any Day
June 5th, 2014 at 5:40 PM
The New York Yankees are definitely in contact with free agent first baseman Kendrys Morales, but the team apparently needs more time before deciding to sign him or not. ***VIDEO1*** According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, the Yanks asked Morales for more time in order to further evaluate Carlos Beltran and...

New York Yankees Activate Carlos Beltran from 15-Day DL; Designate Scott Sizemore for Assignment
June 5th, 2014 at 11:47 AM
As expected, Carlos Beltran will return to the Yankees on Thursday afternoon when they take on the Oakland A's in the series finale at Yankee Stadium. ***VIDEO1*** Beltran was officially activated from the 15-day disabled list and to make room for the 37-year-old, Scott Sizemore was designated for assignment by the Yankees,...

New York Yankees: Scott Sizemore’s Promotion, Carlos Beltran’s Return Could Signal End for Kelly Johnson
June 4th, 2014 at 3:46 PM
On Tuesday, the New York Yankees made the call to promote infielder Scott Sizemore back to the major league level and optioned Zoilo Almonte back to Class-AAA Scranton-Wilks-Barre. ***VIDEO1*** Sizemore, who missed all of 2012 and most of 2013 due to injuries, signed a minor-league deal with the Yankees in the winter as...

New York Yankees: Carlos Beltran Rehab Done, Set to Return in Next Few Days
June 4th, 2014 at 1:25 PM
UPDATE: Wednesday, June 4 at 5:15 p.m. ET Carlos Beltran will be back in the Yanks' lineup on Thursday as the designated hitter, per Sweeny Murti of WFAN: Carlos Beltran is on his way back to New York. Joe Girardi is planning on having him back in the lineup tomorrow as DH. —...

Yankees Injury Updates: Carlos Beltran, Francisco Cervelli Play in Rehab Games
June 2nd, 2014 at 3:52 PM
Carlos Beltran and Francisco Cervelli both played in extended spring training games on Monday as they both inch closer to a return to the New York Yankees' roster. ***VIDEO1*** First, we get the update on Beltran from MLB.com's Bryan Hoch, which includes a potential timetable for the return of the veteran outfielder: Carlos...

Carlos Beltran to Begin Rehab Assignment on Monday; Could Rejoin New York Yankees During 10-Game Roadtrip
June 1st, 2014 at 4:13 PM
Earlier in the day, it had been reported that New York Yankees right fielder Carlos Beltran had a slight crack in his right elbow, the same one that landed him on the 15-day disabled list with bone spurs, but that won't be deterring him from his rehab plan to come...

New York Yankees’ Carlos Beltran Has Slight Crack in Right Elbow; Unsure If Changes Rehab Plan
June 1st, 2014 at 3:25 PM
New York Yankees right fielder Carlos Beltran has been working to get himself back to the team and avoid having surgery on his right elbow, which has bone spurs in it. ***VIDEO1*** Beltran had cortisone shots injected into it and then took swings at Yankee Stadium this past week and felt no...

New York Yankees: Kendrys Morales a Must-Sign After Mark Teixeira Injury
June 1st, 2014 at 11:57 AM
  Mark Teixeira's ailing wrist is more than enough of a reason for the New York Yankees to make free agent first baseman Kendrys Morales a top priority as the month of June begins. ***VIDEO1*** Tex missed about a week with some soreness in his surgically repaired wrist, only to return on Friday...

Yankees Rumors: Kendrys Morales Drawing Interest from Hal Steinbrenner
May 30th, 2014 at 6:17 PM
The New York Yankees and Kendrys Morales have been linked together for the past week and multiple reports are saying the Bronx Bombers will be players for the first baseman. ***VIDEO1*** Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports first reported the Yanks interest in Morales and how it obviously made sense for the team. Now...

New York Yankees: Carlos Beltran Optimistic He Can Avoid Surgery
May 30th, 2014 at 5:38 PM
Carlos Beltran has been on the shelf since May 13 due to a bone spur in his elbow, but he will be returning to the team soon and the New York Yankees outfielder is optimistic about avoiding surgery. ***VIDEO1*** Here is what Beltran had to say to WFAN's Sweeny Murti when he...