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Masahiro Tanaka to Make Debut for New York Yankees on Saturday Vs. Philadelphia Phillies
February 25th, 2014 at 11:05 PM
It's been a steady process getting Masahiro Tanaka accustomed to pitching in the United States and with his new teammates on the New York Yankees. On Saturday, he'll get his first chance to pitch against live competition. Yankees manager Joe Girardi announced on Tuesday that the 25-year-old Japanese starter will make...

New York Yankees SP CC Sabathia to Use Blueprint Andy Pettitte Set as Aging Veteran Pitcher
February 18th, 2014 at 11:18 AM
Ever since coming to the New York Yankees in 2009, CC Sabathia has been nothing short of sensational during his time as the team's ace pitcher. He's posted an 88-42 record in five seasons and has been a workhorse for the team. But in 2013, Sabathia started to show some wear...

New York Yankees Could Look to Cliff Lee, Jimmy Rollins This Summer If Philadelphia Phillies are Sellers
February 4th, 2014 at 3:25 PM
Last week, we at Yankees 101 mentioned the possibility of Colorado Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki being a potential trade option for the New York Yankees at the trade deadline, especially if the Rockies fall out of contention and if Derek Jeter's health doesn't go well in 2014. Another team has now...

Report: New York Yankees Have Cleveland Indians SP Ubaldo Jimenez on Their Radar
November 8th, 2013 at 12:54 PM
Of all the areas that the New York Yankees are looking to improve on in 2014, the biggest one that the team is going to want to address is the starting rotation. Andy Pettitte retired at the end of the 2013 season, Phil Hughes is a free agent and will not...

New York Yankees SP CC Sabathia Done for the Year with Grade 2 Hamstring Strain
September 23rd, 2013 at 1:30 PM
The New York Yankees have shut down CC Sabathia for the rest of the season with a Grade 2 left hamstring which he sustained in his last start. The minimum recovery for this injury is about 8 weeks and with only seven games left in the season and more than likely...

Alex Rodriguez’s Milestone-Setting Grand Slam Carries New York Yankees to 5-1 Win Over San Francisco Giants
September 21st, 2013 at 1:14 AM
After dropping two out of three to the Toronto Blue Jays which set back their playoff chances, the New York Yankees were staring at their final nine games with each one as a must-win, the first starting up against the San Francisco Giants at Yankee Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** With the news of the...

CC Sabathia Ineffective Again as Boston Red Sox Defeat New York Yankees 5-1
September 14th, 2013 at 4:44 PM
The New York Yankees were hoping to keep up in the American League playoff race on Saturday afternoon as they squared off in the second game of the series against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park.  ***PHOTO1*** However, they would be playing this game without an important bat in the lineup,...

Chris Tillman Quiets New York Yankees Bats, Guides Baltimore Orioles to 4-2 Win
September 10th, 2013 at 12:45 AM
After a horrible way to end their 10-game home-stand, which saw the New York Yankees drop three out of four to the Boston Red Sox, the Yankees continued their games against American League opponents and kicked off another important series with the Baltimore Orioles, who are trying to get into...

CC Sabathia Reverts Back to Ace Form, Leads New York Yankees in 6-5 Win
September 5th, 2013 at 12:30 AM
On the eve of a crucial four-game showdown with the Boston Red Sox, the New York Yankees had to focus on the Chicago White Sox at Yankee Stadium and try to complete the three-game sweep of the last place team. ***PHOTO1*** On the mound for the Yankees was their ace CC Sabathia,...

New York Yankees Offense Picks up, Baltimore Orioles Defeated 8-5
August 31st, 2013 at 3:02 AM
CC Sabathia took the mound on Friday night for the New York Yankees looking to get him past the Baltimore Orioles and maybe even move up a spot or two in the American League East division race. Facing off against Sabathia was Orioles right-hander Miguel Gonzalez, who has always given the...

New York Yankees and Baltimore Orioles Weekend Series Pitching Preview
August 30th, 2013 at 4:31 PM
With their proverbial back against the wall, the New York Yankees start this home-stand against the Baltimore Orioles and eight games behind the division leading Boston Red Sox and five games out of a Wild Card spot. Tonight's game has LHP CC Sabathia (11-11, 4.81 ERA) going for New York against Baltimore's...

ESPN’s Rick Sutcliffe: New York Yankees Should Trade for Phillies’ Roy Halladay If Phil Hughes’ Struggles Continue
August 26th, 2013 at 2:46 PM
The people who still believe in Phil Hughes are few and far between, mostly because he's been an awful pitcher for the New York Yankees in the 2013 season with a 4-12 record and a 4.88 ERA. ***PHOTO1*** Hughes' last win came all the way back on July 2 against the Minnesota...

Should New York Yankees Take Flyer on Former San Diego Padres SP Edinson Volquez?
August 26th, 2013 at 1:16 AM
With the New York Yankees in striking distance of the American League playoff race, it never hurts to pick up a few extra arms that could help with the race, especially ones that have potential of being talented enough to help. ***PHOTO1*** This week, the San Diego Padres designated for assignment and...

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...

Alfonso Soriano’s Monster Night Powers New York Yankees to 14-7 Win Over Los Angeles Angels
August 13th, 2013 at 11:14 PM
The New York Yankees finally showed their alter ego as the Bronx Bombers by putting on a show for the fans at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday night against the Los Angeles Angels. ***PHOTO1*** The game didn't start out pretty though, especially for Yankees' ace CC Sabathia, who struggled in the first inning...

Is CC Sabathia’s Weight Loss the Reason for the Subpar Season?
August 11th, 2013 at 12:33 PM
Yes, New York Yankees' fans the debate has begun that the reason for CC Sabathia's poor season is his weight loss. It sounds ridiculous at first till you start to wonder if it can be a real possibility that Sabathia's lost pounds have turned into lost wins. The premise is real...

Alejandro De Aza’s 12th Inning RBI Triple Helps Chicago White Sox Complete Sweep, Beat New York Yankees 6-5
August 8th, 2013 at 12:41 AM
Brian Cashman and Joe Girardi may want to start thinking about pushing the panic button on the 2013 season, because after Wednesday night's loss to the Chicago White Sox, they may be at that point. ***PHOTO1*** After losing two out of the last three to the San Diego Padres over the weekend...

Alfonso Soriano 0-for-5, RBI in Return to New York Yankees, Fall to Tampa Bay Rays 10-6
July 27th, 2013 at 1:26 AM
On Friday morning, the New York Yankees finalized the trade that landed them Alfonso Soriano from the Chicago Cubs for minor league pitcher Corey Black. The trade was approved by nine this morning, and Soriano was inserted into the lineup for the Yankees on Friday night in their series opener against...

Mike Napoli’s Walk-Off Home Run Powers Boston Red Sox Over New York Yankees 8-7
July 22nd, 2013 at 1:17 AM
It's always a battle anytime the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox get together at Fenway Park, which is exactly what happened when the two teams battled on Sunday night. On the mound was Ryan Dempster for the Red Sox and CC Sabathia for the Yankees, who was pitching on his...

James Shields Outduels CC Sabathia as Kansas City Royals Defeat New York Yankees 3-1
July 9th, 2013 at 11:10 PM
Tuesday night's game between the New York Yankees and Kansas City Royals featured each team's ace pitcher on the mound as CC Sabathia was going up against James Shields. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees are no stranger to Shields from when he pitched against them as a member of the Tampa Bay Rays and...