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Michael Pineda Wins 1st Game Since Return from DL; Yankees Dominate Royals 8-1
August 25th, 2014 at 11:08 PM
Don't look now, but the New York Yankees are slowly starting to gain some momentum heading into the final month of the 2014 season as they are trying to make a push for the postseason. ***PHOTO1*** Michael Pineda, who was making his third start since coming off the DL, a stint that...

Derek Jeter Day Ticket Prices Skyrocket After New York Yankees Announcement
July 22nd, 2014 at 11:03 AM
On Friday, the New York Yankees announced they would be celebrating Derek Jeter's career during the September 7 game versus the Kansas City Royals, and since then ticket prices for the game have skyrocketed to an incredible amount of money. ***VIDEO1*** Jesse Lawrence of Forbes wrote an article spelling out how much...

Dellin Betances’ Sick Numbers as New York Yankees Reliever Will Blow Your Mind
July 15th, 2014 at 6:25 PM
So, you think you know just how good New York Yankees reliever Dellin Betances has been this season? These stats will sure help if you don't. ***VIDEO1*** Mark Simon of ESPNNewYork.com had a killer article showing just how good Betances (4-0, 1.64 ERA) has been for the Yanks this season and why...

Kansas City Royals Fans Wear Horse Head, Cat Singlets to New York Yankees Game
June 9th, 2014 at 11:14 AM
A home game for the Kansas City Royals would be one of the last places you'd expect to find crazy, eccentric fans, but we found a couple during the game versus the New York Yankees at Kauffman Stadium on Sunday. ***VIDEO1*** What made them crazy? How about the fact that three grown...

Kansas City Royals Ballboy Fields Fair Ball Vs. New York Yankees (Video)
June 8th, 2014 at 8:08 PM
The Kansas City Royals slipped an extra fielder onto the diamond on Sunday versus the New York Yankees when their ballboy accidentally fielded a ball that was fair and in play during KC's 2-1 win. Royals Ball Boy Fields Fair Ball, Compensates By Ignoring Foul Ball: Look at that face. That's the...

MLB Trade Rumors: New York Yankees Can’t Overpay for Kansas City Royals’ James Shields
June 2nd, 2014 at 2:08 PM
It's no secret that the New York Yankees need pitching help in the worst way, especially if they want to keep pace in the American League East where they are 3.5 games back. ***VIDEO1*** Currently, the team is without CC Sabathia and Michael Pineda who are on the disabled list, plus Ivan...

MLB Trade Rumors: Why the New York Yankees Should Look into Trade for Kansas City Royals SP James Shields
May 28th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
We're on the verge of hitting the month of June and the New York Yankees sit three games behind in second place in the American League East with the red-hot Toronto Blue Jays in forst place and not going away anytime soon. ***VIDEO1*** The Yankees have been treading water and staying afloat...

New York Yankees: Update on Michael Pineda and Shawn Kelley Injuries
May 24th, 2014 at 4:23 PM
***VIDEO1*** Shawn Kelley finally got a definitive timetable for his return after suffering a setback earlier in the week and Michael Pineda once again took another step towards making a rehab start. First, we go to Daniel Barbarisi of The Wall Street Journal for the latest on Kelley: To clarify on Shawn Kelley...

New York Yankees One of Eight Teams Interested in Kansas City Royals SP Ervin Santana
January 28th, 2014 at 3:21 PM
The New York Yankees have 80 percent of their starting rotation set for the 2014 season, yet they still remain interested in other options. Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish has reported that the Yankees are one of eight teams interested in Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Ervin Santana; who will...

Kansas City Royals Sign Omar Infante to 4-Year, $30.25MM Deal, New York Yankees were Interested
December 13th, 2013 at 8:48 PM
The New York Yankees weren't budging on their three-year, $24 million offer for Detroit Tigers second basemen Omar Infante, just like they wouldn't budge on their seven-year, $168 million offer for Robinson Cano. Just like they saw Cano take more money to sign with the Seattle Mariners, Infante decided to take...

New York Yankees to Pursue Texas Rangers RF Nelson Cruz If Carlos Beltran Signs Elsewhere: Report
December 3rd, 2013 at 8:06 PM
Before Tuesday, the New York Yankees were viewed as the front runners to land Carlos Beltran of the St. Louis Cardinals. The Kansas City Royals have thrown a wrench into those plans for the Yankees. On Tuesday, Beltran and his representatives were in Kansas City to discuss a possible deal for...

New York Yankees Viewed as the Strong Favorites for Carlos Beltran Despite Kansas City Royals Strong Interest
December 1st, 2013 at 11:44 AM
For the last two months, the interest between the New York Yankees and St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Carlos Beltran has been picking up and with a huge void in right field that needs to be filled, it makes way too much sense for the two sides not to come to...

Andy Pettitte Back in Form in the New York Yankees 3-2 Victory Over Kansas City Royals
May 12th, 2013 at 12:46 PM
New York Yankees defeated the Kansas City Royals, 3-2 at Kauffman Stadium for the second straight day behind the solid pitching of Andy Pettitte. No need to worry Yankees' fans the veteran lefty found his cutter and threw seven solid innings giving him his 10th straight decision over the Royals. Pettitte struck...

New York Yankees Trounce Kansas City 11-6 Netting Joe Girardi’s 500th Win as Manager
May 11th, 2013 at 10:17 AM
The New York Yankees took the first game in this weekend series against the Kansas City Royals, 11-6 at Kauffman Stadium Friday night. Joe Girardi managing his 844th game as the Yankees skipper notched his 500th win joining Miller Huggins, Joe McCarthy, Casey Stengel, Ralph Houk and Joe Torre into this exclusive club. Lyle Overbay...

New York Yankees Bench Coach Tony Pena Manages DR to WBC Championship Round
March 15th, 2013 at 9:23 AM
***PHOTO1*** In 17 years as a catcher, Yankees bench coach Tony Pena was one of the true special talents behind the plate.  With unorthodox technique and superior defensive skills, to this day, Pena's four Gold Glove Awards certainly are merited.  However, despite being named American League Manager of the Year, in...

New York Yankees’ Three Remaining “Core Four” Mates to Play Wednesday Night
March 13th, 2013 at 2:38 PM
On Wednesday night, when the Philadelphia Phillies visit Steinbrenner Field for a 7:05 p.m. start, something that has not happened since 2010 will come to fruition. In addition to Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter re-assuming his customary role in the infield, albeit only for a few innings, and closer Mariano Rivera being...

New York Yankees Closer Mariano Rivera Throws First Session of ’13; Announcement Soon
February 13th, 2013 at 4:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** Following the unfortunate accident prior to a game against the Kansas City Royals last May, Yankees closer Mariano Rivera proclaimed his intent to return for the 2013 season, deciding that after hinting of his retirement after 2012, a torn right ACL was no way to end his illustrious career. Today, after successfully...

Joakim Soria Willing to Take Set up Role with New York Yankees
November 6th, 2012 at 7:45 AM
Free agent Joakim Soria has received plenty of interest on the free agent market from teams looking for a closer, but the two-time All-Star would still sign with the New York Yankees if given the chance to be Mariano Rivera's set up man.  ***PHOTO1*** "If the Yankees call, we will be all...

Houston Astros LHP Wandy Rodriguez Being Scouted by New York Yankees
July 19th, 2012 at 12:40 AM
As Wandy Rodriguez took the mound for the Houston Astros on Wednesday, scouts from the New York Yankees, as well as the Kansas City Royals and Detroit Tigers, were in attendance to watch the start, as Rodriguez is a likely candidate to be moved before Major League Baseball's July 31st trade...

New York Yankees’ Robinson Cano Booed by Crowd, Shut Out in Home Run Derby
July 10th, 2012 at 6:30 AM
Robinson Cano came into Monday night's Home Run Derby at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City as the defending champion and American League team captain, but the fans did not welcome him as such. In fact, the New York Yankees All-Star second baseman was booed the entire night, then cheered after every...