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New York Yankees’ Joe Girardi Talks PEDs; Hopes Alex Rodriguez Reaches No. 660 Quickly
April 23rd, 2015 at 1:52 PM
New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi is not a fan of performance-enhancing drug users, which is something he has made clear before. ***PHOTO1*** With Alex Rodriguez approaching 660 homers for his career, Girardi is being asked plenty of questions about the pursuit of such a milestone and his thoughts on performance-enhancing drugs. Girardi...

Joe Girardi Admits New York Yankees’ Chris Young Should Be Everyday Player
April 22nd, 2015 at 9:03 AM
New York Yankees outfielder Chris Young is off to a fantastic start and is resurrecting his once fallen career, while also forcing manager Joe Girardi's hand to start him everyday over the struggling Carlos Beltran. ***PHOTO1*** Young propelled the Yankees to another victory on Tuesday night versus the Detroit Tigers, falling just...

New York Yankees’ Joe Girardi Hopes CC Sabathia’s Luck Will Change
April 15th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
What's the biggest reason New York Yankees starter CC Sabathia is 0-2 with a 5.68 ERA in his first two starts? A run of bad luck, according to manager Joe Girardi. ***PHOTO1*** Sabathia pitched a respectable outing on Tuesday versus the Baltimore Orioles, becoming the first Yankees pitcher to get through the...

New York Yankees’ Joe Girardi Refuses to Say If He’ll Celebrate Alex Rodriguez’ HR No. 660
April 14th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Major League Baseball legend Barry Bonds made it very clear he would be celebrating when New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez hits career home run No. 660, but his manager wasn't so open to answering that question. ***PHOTO1*** Prior to Monday night's game, Yankees manager Joe Girardi was asked whether or...

New York Yankees’ Joe Girardi Attempts to Explain Carlos Beltran’s Slow Start
April 12th, 2015 at 7:28 PM
Much has been made about the early season struggles of New York Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran, which has caused quite a bit of frustration amongst Yankees fans. ***PHOTO1*** Beltran, who is in the second year of a three-year, $45 million contract, is off to a 2-for-20 start (.100) with two RBI....

Depressing New York Yankees Stats That Should Have You Concerned About 2015
April 12th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
I know, I know, all this negativity has you down. You're frustrated and feel like things are going in the toilet for the New York Yankees, and it's just five games into the season. ***PHOTO1*** Allow me to justify why it's perfectly fine to feel like that as the Yankees prepare to...

New York Yankees Players Who Frustrate Fans the Most to Start 2015 Season
April 12th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Oh, where do we begin? ***PHOTO1*** New York Yankees fans have a ton of reasons to be angry after five games, but some players are particularly frustrating for fans to watch so far in 2015. Let's see who they are. Carlos Beltran In 2014, Carlos Beltran had every excuse in the world not to do...

Alex Rodriguez, Joe Girardi not Concerned with New York Yankees’ Bad Start
April 12th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
While the New York Yankees Universe is in near panic mode after the team's 1-4 start, manager Joe Girardi and designated hitter Alex Rodriguez don't think it's time to be worried yet. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees dropped another game to the Boston Red Sox on Saturday, 8-4, and have looked bad in just...

New York Yankees’ Joe Girardi Foolish for Overmanaging 3 Games into Season
April 10th, 2015 at 11:45 AM
It didn't take long for New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi and his binder to interfere with the team and try to outsmart everyone. ***PHOTO1*** In the third game of the season, the Yankees skipper benched Brett Gardner, Brian McCann and Stephen Drew, all because the Toronto Blue Jays were sending a...

Alex Rodriguez, Joe Girardi React to Yankees DH Receiving Loud Cheers on Opening Day
April 7th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
New York Yankees fans showed their support for designated hitter Alex Rodriguez in a big way on Monday during Opening Day as the embattled slugger received a warm reception from the hometown crowd. ***PHOTO1*** Rodriguez answered that support with a pretty solid day as he went 1-for-2 with a single and a...

Austin Romine, Joe Girardi React to New York Yankees Backup Catcher Decision, DFA
April 4th, 2015 at 5:32 PM
The New York Yankees choosing John Ryan Murphy as their backup catcher means that fellow backstop Austin Romine's days are numbered in the Bronx. ***PHOTO1*** Romine has been designated for assignment by the Yanks, and now the team will have 10 days to try and move him, with potential suitors being the...

Joe Girardi Reveals What Biggest Surprise of New York Yankees’ Spring Training Was
April 4th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi was asked who or what was the biggest surprise of 2015 spring training, for which the answer is pretty simple: ***PHOTO1*** Alex Rodriguez. The 39-year-old designated hitter has impressed his manager this spring, along with just about everyone who has watched him, per Brendan Kuty of NJ.com: Rodriguez's...

Why Austin Romine Has Edge When New York Yankees Choose Backup Catcher on Saturday Night
April 4th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi admitted that the competition for backup catcher would come down to the last night—Saturday night—before the Major League Baseball season officially begins on Sunday (Monday for the Yankees). ***PHOTO1*** Austin Romine and John Ryan Murphy have battled it out all spring long and backup catcher is...

New York Newspaper’s Colorful Cover Says Mets are Ready to Take Town from Yankees: Photo
April 2nd, 2015 at 10:40 AM
The New York Post is angering New York Yankees fans today with their cover proclaiming that the Mets are ready to take the town from the Bronx Bombers. ***PHOTO1*** The cover features Mets stars Matt Harvey and David Wright, as well as Yankees manager Joe Girardi, who is peering over the top...

New York Yankees Announce Adam Warren Will Be No. 5 Starter in Rotation
April 1st, 2015 at 4:14 PM
New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi officially has a rotation now that he has named a fifth starter, and his choice wasn't a surprise at all. ***PHOTO1*** His selection is none other than Adam Warren, who was one of several candidates vying for the spot after the original man for the job,...

Andrew Bailey Must Pitch Back-to-Back Games to Be Ready for New York Yankees Opening Day
April 1st, 2015 at 11:45 AM
With just two spots open in the New York Yankees' bullpen, reliever Andrew Bailey has a shot to make the team's Opening Day roster, although he has one more hurdle to jump before he can do so. Bailey has been quite effective this spring as he has yet to allow an...

Brian Cashman Hints Didi Gregorius and Brendan Ryan Will Platoon for New York Yankees at Shortstop
March 31st, 2015 at 9:00 AM
All spring long we've been made to believe that the New York Yankees would go with Didi Gregorius as the everyday shortstop sans platoon, however general manager Brian Cashman seems to have a different plan. ***PHOTO3*** Earlier in the spring, manager Joe Girardi seemed to lockdown the fact that Gregorius was going...

New York Yankees’ Joe Girardi Suggests Bluetooth to Help Speed-Up Major League Baseball Games
March 30th, 2015 at 3:42 PM
With all the talk of pace-of-play rules going into effect and others being tried out, New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi is suggesting a very high-tech way to lessen mound visits during baseball games. ***PHOTO1*** Forget pitch clocks, Girardi likes the idea of turning pitchers into secret service agents who can talk...

New York Yankees’ Stephen Drew Getting Hot in Stretch Run of Spring Training
March 29th, 2015 at 2:00 PM
Stephen Drew has been attacked all spring long for putting up lackluster numbers, but now the New York Yankees starting second baseman is beginning to catch fire at just the right time. ***PHOTO1*** In his first eight games, Drew was just 2-19 with zero RBI and hitting a dreadful .105. Since then, Drew...

Joe Girardi Making Excuses for CC Sabathia not Starting Opening Day for New York Yankees?
March 27th, 2015 at 2:00 PM
While we all know why CC Sabathia isn't the New York Yankees' Opening Day starter, manager Joe Girardi has a different explanation. ***PHOTO1*** Sabathia is no longer the best pitcher on the Yankees and he hasn't been in two full seasons thanks to injury and ineffectiveness. Masahiro Tanaka has passed him by...