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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...

New York Yankees to Name Hideki Matsui Special Adviser to General Manager
March 10th, 2015 at 3:50 PM
It looks like New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman will have some extra help from now on, as Yankees great Hideki Matsui will be named his special advisor. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees issued a press release on the matter, with a press conference setup for Wednesday at George Steinbrenner Field in Tampa,...

A Refresher Course: John Smoltz, Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, and the New York Yankees
January 6th, 2015 at 5:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, and John Smoltz were all inducted into the Hall of Fame today. Although only Johnson actually pitched for the New York Yankees, all three pitchers are tied into the Core Four era. Johnson helped defeat the Yankees in the 2001 World Series before coming to the...