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New York Yankees Close to Signing Tampa Bay Rays’ Kelly Johnson to 1-Year Deal: Report
December 4th, 2013 at 1:31 AM
The New York Yankees already made headlines on Tuesday night when they landed Boston Red Sox center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury on a seven year, $153 million deal to become the team's new center fielder and potentially, sending Brett Gardner out of town. A few hours after making perhaps one of the...

New York Yankees’ Jayson Nix Suffers Fractured Hand Vs. Toronto Blue Jays, Out Indefinitely
August 22nd, 2013 at 1:10 AM
On Wednesday night during the New York Yankees 4-2 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays, the injury bug bit the team again, as Jayson Nix got plunked on the left hand by an R.A. Dickey fastball in the bottom of the second inning. Nix originally tried to continue, as he took...

New York Yankees SS Derek Jeter to Begin Rehab Assignment for Class-AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Thursday
August 21st, 2013 at 4:38 PM
Derek Jeter's 2013 season for the New York Yankees has been considered to him as a "nightmare", as he has made three separate disabled list trips since the season began. ***PHOTO1*** He started the year on the DL recovering from the fractured ankle he suffered last October in the 2012 ALCS and...

Jayson Nix’s Walk-Off, 9th Inning Hit Completes New York Yankees Doubleheader Sweep, Beat Toronto Blue Jays 3-2
August 20th, 2013 at 11:34 PM
The New York Yankees are starting to gain some momentum in the dog days of summer and are catching ground in the American League playoff race, as they defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 8-4 earlier in the day on Tuesday as part of a day-night doubleheader. ***PHOTO1*** In the second game of...

Lyle Overbay’s Pinch-Hit RBI Single Lifts New York Yankees to 3-0 Win Over Los Angeles Dodgers
August 1st, 2013 at 1:37 AM
Wednesday night's game between the New York Yankees and Los Angeles Dodgers featured a battle of two aces and a battle of 10-game winners with Hiroki Kuroda of the New York Yankees and Clayton Kershaw of the Los Angeles Dodgers. ***PHOTO1*** Both pitchers did not disappoint, as both starters were engulfed in...

New York Yankees SS Derek Jeter to Begin Rehab at Class-AAA Scranton/Wilks-Barre on Saturday
July 5th, 2013 at 2:41 PM
Alex Rodriguez is currently rehabbing for the New York Yankees in Class-A Tampa. Eduardo Nunez is currently rehabbing at Class-AA Trenton. On Saturday, the Yankees will get another member of the team playing in rehab games on his way back for 2013; captain Derek Jeter. ***PHOTO1***The Yankees shortstop has yet to...

Ichiro Suzuki’s Walk-Off Home Run Propels New York Yankees Over Texas Rangers 4-3
June 26th, 2013 at 12:04 AM
Heading into Tuesday night's opening game against the Texas Rangers, the New York Yankees' offense was struggling to hit home runs and at times, score runs. They didn't seem to have any issues getting the ball over the fence at Yankee Stadium against Rangers' pitching. ***PHOTO1***The game was centered around a...

New York Yankees 3B Alex Rodriguez Close to Beginning Minor League Rehab Assignment
June 24th, 2013 at 5:01 PM
Alex Rodriguez is taking one step closer to playing again for the New York Yankees this season. ***PHOTO1*** After spending the last six months recovering from hip surgery that he had performed back in January, the Yankees third basemen is set to begin a rehab assignment in the minor leagues in hopes...

Brandon Moss’ 2 Home Runs Power Oakland Athletics to 5-2 Win Over New York Yankees
June 13th, 2013 at 1:17 AM
Even away from Yankee Stadium, Phil Hughes gets victimized by the home run ball. On Wednesday night, pitching in the spacious O.co Coliseum out in Oakland, he still couldn't avoid it. ***PHOTO1***In the bottom of the second inning, A's first basemen Brandon Moss drilled a Hughes fastball over the head of...

New York Yankees Defeat Seattle Mariners, Andy Pettitte Earns Career Win No. 250
June 8th, 2013 at 6:58 PM
Andy Pettitte came into Saturday afternoon's start against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field looking for career win no. 250. In his third attempt to get the milestone, the 40-year-old turned in an outstanding performance; tossing 7.1 innings, allowing just one run on two hits, walking none and striking out...

New York Yankees Acquire Former Colorado Rockies Utility Man Chris Nelson
May 2nd, 2013 at 8:14 AM
***PHOTO1*** Following win number 17 on the young season on Wednesday night, a 5-4 victory over the visiting Houston Astros, and in wake of the recent disabled list stint for third baseman Kevin Youkilis, the New York Yankees made a trade for a veteran utility infielder. The Yankees sent cash and a player...

New York Yankees Third Baseman Kevin Youkilis Lands on 15-Day Disabled List
April 30th, 2013 at 3:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** With the likes of shortstop Derek Jeter, center fielder Curtis Granderson, third baseman Alex Rodriguez, and first baseman Mark Teixeira on the disabled list, the last thing the New York Yankees need is a missing veteran presence in their makeshift lineup, which has actually overachieved to start the 2013 season. However, coming off of the recent...

New York Yankees Starting Lineup Vs. Tampa Bay Rays Southpaw Matt Moore
April 22nd, 2013 at 4:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** On Sunday, the New York Yankees were not able to complete the series sweep, as a lackluster pitching performance from starter Ivan Nova doomed the Yankees, with an 8-4 defeat to the host Toronto Blue Jays. Keeping it in the American League East, the Yankees continue their road trip on Monday night,...

New York Yankees’ Kevin Youkilis Out Sunday with Tight Lower Back
April 21st, 2013 at 12:16 PM
After leaving Saturday's game in the sixth inning with lower back tightness, New York Yankees third baseman Kevin Youkilis will miss Sunday's series finale against the Toronto Blue Jays to rest the injury.  ***PHOTO1*** Though Youkilis will sit out Sunday, Yankees manager Joe Girardi doesn't consider the injury to be serious and...

New York Yankees Starting Lineup Vs. Toronto Blue Jays Left-hander Mark Buehrle
April 20th, 2013 at 12:11 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** On Friday night, the New York Yankees opened their weekend tilt, versus American League East rivals Toronto Blue Jays, with a 9-4 drubbing of the host. Behind over seven innings of strong work by Yankees stalwart Andy Pettitte, and the team-leading fifth home run of the season by designated hitter Travis Hafner, the...

New York Yankees Shortstop Derek Jeter Out Until After All-Star Break
April 18th, 2013 at 5:23 PM
***PHOTO1*** While the New York Yankees are off to an 8-5 start, and are playing good baseball with a somewhat makeshift lineup, the absence of their shortstop, and captain, Derek Jeter, has been more than noticeable, as the 13-time All-Star continues to recover from a broken left ankle suffered in last...

New York Yankees Starting Lineup Vs. Arizona Diamondbacks Southpaw Patrick Corbin
April 18th, 2013 at 4:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Yankees will look to break the brooms out Thursday night, and make it four wins in a row, with the third and final game of the three-game set against the Arizona Diamondbacks.  First pitch is slated for 7:05. For the Yankees, following Wednesday night's come-from-behind 4-3 victory, thanks to...

New York Yankees Starting Lineup Vs. Arizona Diamondbacks Left-hander Wade Miley
April 17th, 2013 at 4:48 PM
***PHOTO1*** Coming off of a 4-2 victory on Tuesday night, in game one of a three-game set with the Arizona Diamondbacks, the Yankees will look to make it three-in-a-row on Wednesday night, as Yankees manager Joe Girardi sends ace C.C. Sabathia (2-1, 3.00 ERA) to the hill for the 7:05 first pitch. On...

Derek Jeter Lightens Workload Return to the New York Yankees by Early May in Doubt
April 17th, 2013 at 1:12 PM
New York Yankees Captain Derek Jeter has cut back on his workout routine quite extensively putting an early May return to the lineup in doubt. For the first time on Wednesday April 10 Jeter participated in some baseball relate activities including BP, fielding grounders, running in the outfield and throwing. Following...

New York Yankees Make History with Unique Triple Play
April 13th, 2013 at 10:32 AM
With no outs, runners on first and second, and the game-tying run at the plate in the eighth inning of Friday night's game, the Baltimore Orioles were in position to strike against a tired New York Yankees' C.C. Sabathia with a great opportunity to get back in the game. However,...