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New York Yankees Roster Moves; Final 2016 Opening Day Roster Set
April 3rd, 2016 at 1:30 PM
The New York Yankees will play their first home game of the 2016 season on Monday, April 4, vs. the Houston Astros at 1:05 p.m. All Yankee Stadium gates will open to Guests with valid tickets beginning at 11:00 a.m. with ceremonies slated to begin at approximately 12:30 p.m. with...

Former New York Yankees’ Hideki Matsui to Throw Out First Pitch on Opening Day
April 1st, 2016 at 6:22 PM
Godzilla will be making a return to Opening Day for the New York Yankees on Monday at Yankee Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** On Friday, the Yankees announced that former World Series MVP Hideki Matsui will throw out the ceremonial first pitch for Monday's Opening Day game between the Yankees and the Houston Astros. ***PHOTO2*** Matsui, who...

Derek Jeter to Play in Charity Baseball Game, Home Run Derby
March 18th, 2015 at 10:39 AM
New York Yankees great Derek Jeter is taking the field once again, this time for charity. ***PHOTO1*** The former Yankees Captain is taking his legendary skills to the diamond in Japan, where he will play in a charity baseball game that supports the victims of the 2011 earthquake and tsunami, per the...

Hideki Matsui Talks New Role with Yankees as Special Advisor to GM Brian Cashman
March 12th, 2015 at 10:24 AM
The New York Yankees made it official on Wednesday that Hideki Matsui would become the team's new special advisor to general manager Brian Cashman. ***PHOTO1*** A press conference on Wednesday morning with Cashman at Matsui's side made it official and it looked like the 40-year-old was quite happy to have his new...

New York Yankees Great Hideki Matsui Hints at Future as Manager During Presser
March 11th, 2015 at 10:17 AM
New York Yankees great Hideki Matsui dropped a hint on Wednesday that his new job with the Bronx Bombers organization could lead to a job in managing or coaching down the road. ***PHOTO1*** On Wednesday morning, the Yankees introduced Matsui as the special advisor to general manager Brian Cashman, a move that...