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Floyd Mayweather Vs. Manny Pacquiao: New York Yankees Weigh-in on Dream Bout
February 28th, 2015 at 12:30 PM
It seems everyone has an opinion on the upcoming Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao fight, and New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia and reliever Dellin Betances are no different. ***PHOTO1*** It was recently announced the bout between two of the best fighters of this generation of boxing will take place on May...

Adam Warren Reportedly Set to Start New York Yankees’ 1st Spring Training Game
February 28th, 2015 at 10:30 AM
You can throw Adam Warren's hat into the ring as a guy who could potentially start for the New York Yankes in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** Marly Rivera of ESPN Deportes is reporting that Warren could get the nod as the Yanks' first starter in spring training games: Adam Warren will probably be the starter...

Hal Steinbrenner Reacts to Belief New York Yankees are Becoming Cheap
February 26th, 2015 at 8:00 AM
Only the New York Yankees could have $200 million-plus payroll and still be considered cheap. Or at least that's what some fans of the team have said about Hal Steinbrenner and the new regime running the show in the Bronx. ***PHOTO1*** Not surprisingly Steinbrenner took exception to the idea that the Yankees...

New York Yankees’ CC Sabathia Looking to Make 30 Starts, Be Effective in 2015
February 10th, 2015 at 9:27 AM
Up until last season, CC Sabathia never had any durability or injury issues; especially during his first five seasons with the New York Yankees. Then a knee injury put Sabathia on the disabled list in May, and he never came back off it. ***PHOTO1*** What started out as a swollen knee, turned...

Scout Says Yankees’ CC Sabathia ‘Knows How to Pitch,’ Can Reinvent Himself
January 12th, 2015 at 12:42 PM
CC Sabathia isn't the same power pitcher he once was with the New York Yankees, but one scout believes the big left-hander can reinvent himself and be successful in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** The noticeable dip in Sabathia's velocity has been a major issue the past few seasons, and that problem came to a...

New York Yankees’ CC Sabathia Flips Out at Airport After Missed Flight, Cops Called
December 28th, 2014 at 10:27 PM
New York Yankees fans can only hope that starting pitcher CC Sabathia will be as passionate about his performance on the field as he is with missing a flight. ***PHOTO1*** TMZ is reporting that the Bronx Bombers' 34-year-old left-hander was reportedly irate after being told he had to miss his flight when...

New York Yankees’ CC Sabathia’s Surgically Repaired Knee ‘Feels Good,’ Ready for 2015
December 27th, 2014 at 1:24 PM
Since joining the New York Yankees in 2009, CC Sabathia was a model for endurance and stability, especially with his health, but that all changed in the 2014 season. ***PHOTO1*** The 2014 season was the first time in six seasons where Sabathia didn't throw at least 200 innings or make at least...

New York Yankees in Dark Age, but Prospects are Light at End of the Tunnel
December 19th, 2014 at 12:57 PM
The New York Yankees have spent themselves into a corner and have very little wiggle room to improve their roster from last season. With no end in sight, this may be the norm for the next few seasons as the Yankees wait for the contracts of CC Sabathia, Alex Rodriguez...

CC Sabathia Believes He Can Dominate for New York Yankees in 2015
October 23rd, 2014 at 12:33 PM
CC Sabathia may be the only person on Earth who believes he can return to his No. 1 starter form from five years ago en route to dominating opposing hitters like he used to do. ***PHOTO1*** That's what Sabathia told ESPN radio in New York on Wednesday as he spoke quite optimistically...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Yankees’ CC Sabathia Likes Jon Lester, Would Want Him as Teammate
October 23rd, 2014 at 9:16 AM
The three biggest names on the pitching market heading into free agency are Max Scherzer, Jon Lester and James Shields. The New York Yankees are expected to pursue at least one of them to help their starting rotation that suffered a multitude of injuries in 2014. ***PHOTO1*** Because he can't be offered...

New York Yankees’ CC Sabathia Won’t Throw Off Mound Until Spring Training
October 22nd, 2014 at 4:11 PM
CC Sabathia continues to progress in his return from a degenerative knee condition that helped end his 2014 season early, but he hasn't thrown off a mound just yet and won't do so until spring training 2015. ***PHOTO1*** Sabathia explained where he is in the process to Pete Caldera of the Bergen...

New York Yankees’ CC Sabathia: Alex Rodriguez Can Still Produce; Contribute in 2015
October 22nd, 2014 at 12:41 AM
Alex Rodriguez already has one vocal supporter on his side in the New York Yankees locker room and club house in Mark Teixeira, who is excited to see A-Rod back on the team in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** Now, he's got another one, and this time, he's got one of the leaders inside the...

New York Yankees’ CC Sabathia: Time Off in 2014 Has Fueled New Fire in Me
October 6th, 2014 at 7:36 AM
Up until this season, when you think of what has made CC Sabathia one of the better pitcher over the last 10 years has been his durability. However in 2014, Sabathia missed most of the season for the New York Yankees with a knee injury; one that required season-ending surgery. ***PHOTO1*** Sabathia,...

MLB Rumors: New York Yankees not Expected to Spend Big Money in Free Agency
September 29th, 2014 at 1:43 PM
Big pockets don't always equal big spending. ***PHOTO1*** The New York Yankees dropped a ton of money on free agents last offseason in the hopes that it would help them rebound from an October-less season in 2013, but that didn't exactly pan out for the Bronx Bombers. Instead, the Yanks are now on...

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,...

New York Yankees’ CC Sabathia Throws for First Time Since Knee Surgery in July
September 23rd, 2014 at 10:18 AM
It's been almost four months since the New York Yankees have seen their former ace CC Sabathia on the mound and in uniform for them. That was after he landed on the disabled list on May 11 with inflammation in his knee originally. ***PHOTO1*** That turned into a degenerative knee condition that...

Ivan Nova Throws 25 Pitches Wednesday; Expects Return to Yankees in 2015 Season
September 3rd, 2014 at 3:24 PM
Ivan Nova has been out since late April after his season was ended early due to Tommy John surgery, but the 27-year-old is already throwing the ball around again and is slated for a return to the New York Yankees in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** Jack Curry of the YES Network reported that Nova...

New York Yankees’ Derek Jeter Accepts Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS Awareness (Video)
August 19th, 2014 at 7:32 PM
Derek Jeter has never backed away from a challenge in his life, and on Tuesday, the New York Yankees captain and shortstop accepted a challenge presented to him from Jennifer Steinbrenner-Swindal. ***VIDEO1*** The Yankees general partner and sister of current Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner challenged the Yankees captain to take the Ice...

New York Yankees’ CC Sabathia Completes Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS Awareness (Video)
August 19th, 2014 at 7:10 PM
Earlier in the day, it was New York Yankees general partner Jennifer Steinbrenner-Swindal who completed the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness and donations for ALS. ***PHOTO1*** Later in the day, one of her employee's and players on the Yankees, injured starting pitcher CC Sabathia, also completed the Ice Bucket Challenge, which...

New York Yankees’ CC Sabathia Says He’s Sober from Cap’N Crunch Addiction
August 2nd, 2014 at 8:09 PM
CC Sabathia is on hiatus for the rest of the 2014 season with a knee injury—a knee injury that is no doubt the combination of a ton of innings thrown and his heavy frame that once weighed in at over 300 pounds. ***VIDEO1*** One of the causes of his big build is...