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Ex-Yankees’ Robinson Cano Crushes League Leading 12th HR, Looking Like Early MVP Candidate (Video)
May 10th, 2016 at 12:52 PM
After an off season in 2015 that was plagued by injuries, Robinson Cano not only looks like he's back to his All Star form, he's looking like an early candidate for the 2016 American League MVP Award. ***PHOTO1*** The 33-year-old was already having quite a season for the first place Seattle Mariners,...

MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees Almost Acquired Vince Velasquez from Astros Before Dealt to Phillies
April 15th, 2016 at 3:44 PM
Over the winter, the New York Yankees and Houston Astros were in discussions about a possible trade that would have sent Andrew Miller to Houston in their quest to deepen their bullpen with the addition of another closer to pair with Luke Gregerson and the Yankees were trying to get...

Yankees’ Joe Girardi on Early Season Rainouts: AL East Teams Should Begin in Warmer Cities
April 10th, 2016 at 7:39 PM
For the second time in one week, the New York Yankees had a game postponed due to the weather, which was the case on Sunday for their game against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees initial Opening Day game on Monday against the Houston Astros was moved to Tuesday...

Yankees, Astros Announce Lineups for Wednesday Night; Brett Gardner Back in Starting Lineup
April 6th, 2016 at 5:19 PM
With Dallas Keuchel in the starting lineup for the Houston Astros on Tuesday afternoon, New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi sat left fielder Brett Gardner in the lineup for Aaron Hicks. ***PHOTO1*** On Wednesday night, Gardner will return to the Yankees lineup with the Houston Astros putting a right-hander on the mound....

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Calls Houston Astros’ Carlos Correa a Special Talent
April 6th, 2016 at 12:37 PM
When people look at Houston Astros shortstop and reigning American League Rookie of the Year Carlos Correa, a lot of people around baseball see Alex Rodriguez. ***PHOTO1*** Mostly because when A-Rod was a young shortstop for the Seattle Mariners, he was the young up-and-coming player who was going to take over baseball...