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New York Yankees Should Take Chance on Raul Ibanez for Struggling Offense
June 24th, 2014 at 1:20 PM
The New York Yankees offense is again, struggling. Nothing new for the 2014 season, but this time, they're in the midst of a pennant race and trying to catch up to the Toronto Blue Jays, who are 2.5 games up on them in first place. ***VIDEO1*** With the Yankees looking to the...

New York Yankees: Wade LeBlanc Claimed Off Waivers from Los Angeles Angels; Michael Pineda Transferred to 60-Day DL
June 3rd, 2014 at 6:21 PM
On Tuesday before the team was set to kick off a three-game series with the Oakand Athletics at Yankee Stadium, the New York Yankees announced that they have claimed left-handed reliever Wade LeBlanc off relievers from the Los Angeles Angels. ***VIDEO1*** To make room for LeBlanc on the roster, the Yankees have...

New York Yankees: Joe Torre Weighs in on Joe Girardi-Laz Diaz Confrontation
May 9th, 2014 at 9:30 PM
***VIDEO1*** New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi and umpire Laz Diaz had a face-to-face confrontation during the Yanks' loss to the Los Angeles Angels on May 6 that resulted in New York's skipper getting tossed, and now Major League Baseball's Executive Vice President of Baseball Operations and former Yankee manager Joe Torre has...

Los Angeles Angels Present New York Yankees’ Derek Jeter with Giant Paddleboard as Farewell Gift Before Game
May 7th, 2014 at 10:53 PM
Mariano Rivera got a lot of great gifts in his farewell tour last season for the New York Yankees. Now, it's Derek Jeter's turn to get the gifts from teams in his farewell tour around Major League Baseball in 2014. ***PHOTO1*** Just before Wednesday night's series finale at Angels Stadium between the...

Listen to New York Yankees Announcer John Sterling’s Home Run Call for Brian Roberts
May 7th, 2014 at 2:58 PM
***VIDEO1*** New York Yankees radio announcer John Sterling of WFAN in New York is normally quite boisterous with his home run calls for the Bronx Bombers players, but his new call for first-year Yankee second baseman Brian Roberts needs a little work. Roberts hit his first homer of the season on Tuesday...

Video: Hilarious Ichiro Suzuki Impersonators at Work in Yankees Vs. Angels Game
May 7th, 2014 at 9:57 AM
***VIDEO1*** New York Yankees outfielder Ichiro Suzuki is an international star, and along with that comes some strange people who prove to be mega fans of the Japanese-born player. During the Yankees game versus the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night, Suzuki had two doppelgangers in the stands impersonating his every move. The...

Watch: Brian Roberts Hits 1st Home Run of 2014 in 9th Inning; Lifts New York Yankees to 4-3 Win Over Angels
May 7th, 2014 at 2:42 AM
Brian Roberts was starting to look like the guy who used to used to terrorize the New York Yankees while on the Baltimore Orioles. ***VIDEO1*** In the fifth inning, Brian Roberts' RBI single got the Yankees on the board and pulled them within one run at 2-1 against the Los Angeles Angels....

New York Yankees’ Joe Girardi Said Umpire Laz Diaz Purposedly Provoked Him Before Ejection
May 6th, 2014 at 11:19 AM
During the top of the eighth inning of the New York Yankees 4-1 loss to the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night, Yankees manager Joe Girardi got ejected by home plate umpire Laz Diaz for arguing balls and strikes. ***VIDEO1*** It was during Brett Gardner's at bat where a strike was called...

Watch New York Yankee Fan’s Epic Fail in Attempt to Catch Foul Ball
April 26th, 2014 at 6:13 PM
The No. 1 goal of any baseball fan attending a live game is to catch a foul ball, but unfortunately for this New York Yankee fan, he failed miserably in his attempt. The ball came off the bat of Los Angeles Angels catcher Chris Iannetta and looked ripe for the taking...

Vidal Nuno Has Golden Opportunity to Show He Belongs in New York Yankees’ Rotation on Saturday Vs. Angels
April 26th, 2014 at 9:14 AM
On Saturday afternoon, Vidal Nuno will be taking the ball for the New York Yankees in his second start of the 2014 season when he faces off against the Los Angeles Angels at Yankee Stadium. ***VIDEO1*** Nuno isn't just trying to pitch the Yankees to a win and rebound from the 13-1...

Watch Albert Pujols Destroy Pitch for Home Run No. 501 Vs. Hiroki Kuroda and Yankees
April 25th, 2014 at 9:11 PM
Albert Pujols of the Los Angeles Angels didn't waste any time passing the 500-home run mark and did so on Friday night versus the New York Yankees when he launched a home run off of Hiroki Kuroda over the left field fence. His ninth bomb of the season came in the fifth...

Why Joe Girardi is Dropping Yangervis Solarte in New York Yankees Lineup
April 25th, 2014 at 6:16 PM
***VIDEO1*** After going 0-for-12 in three previous games for the New York Yankees, Yangervis Solarte finally broke out of his slump with a four RBI game on Thursday night against the Boston Red Sox—and he did it from the bottom of the order where he stays on Friday night versus the...

Albert Pujols on New York Yankees’ Derek Jeter: He’s Pretty Close to Being Jesus
February 13th, 2014 at 5:11 PM
There are so many different things you can use to describe New York Yankees captain and shortstop Derek Jeter. Yankee legend. World Series Champion. Iconic player. Future Hall of Famer. Overall great talent. Class act on and off the field. Los Angeles Angels first basemen and former MVP Albert Pujols added...

New York Yankees, 4 Other Teams Have Offered Masahiro Tanaka Contract; Deal Exceeds 6 Years, $100MM
January 18th, 2014 at 9:57 PM
With less than a week left for teams to negotiate a deal with Japanese starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, teams are putting in their offers for the 25-year-old with hopes of landing him for 2014. The New York Yankees are one of five teams who have submitted an offer to Tanaka, as...

Former New York Yankees Catcher Russell Martin was Willing to Sign One-Year Deal
March 27th, 2013 at 8:06 AM
***PHOTO1*** In the midst of the discovery of newfound cash, exemplified by the latest acquisition of former Los Angeles Angels outfielder Vernon Wells, is some curiosity.  While there's no question that with the anticipated absences of first baseman Mark Teixeira, center fielder Curtis Granderson, and shortstop Derek Jeter, adding Wells this close to Opening Day was a sensible...

New York Yankees Complete Acquisition of Outfielder Vernon Wells
March 26th, 2013 at 4:01 PM
***PHOTO1*** After it was reported on Monday that former Los Angeles Angels outfielder Vernon Wells was headed to Tampa for an imminent physical, the Yankees officially completed the acquisition on Tuesday afternoon, and as Cash Kruth of MLB.com reports, the 34-year-old veteran is excited for the opportunity in front of him, “I feel like...

Former All-Star Outfielder Vernon Wells Set to Take Physical with New York Yankees Tomorrow
March 25th, 2013 at 2:47 PM
***PHOTO1*** One day after the news broke that the Yankees were on the verge of acquiring Los Angeles Angels outfielder Vernon Wells, a report began to circulate on Monday morning that the Angels had already cleared out Wells' locker at their spring training complex in Arizona.  Now, upon further reporting by Jon Heyman of...

New York Yankees Close to Acquiring Vernon Wells from Los Angeles Angels
March 24th, 2013 at 4:12 PM
The New York Yankees are currently in talks with the Los Angeles Angels for outfielder Vernon Wells, reports Jeff Passan of Yahoo! Sports. A deal could be completed today, though Wells would have to accept any proposed trade due to his no-trade clause.  ***PHOTO1*** Wells is owed $42 million over the next...

New York Yankees to Collaborate Its Ticket Resale Business with Ticketmaster
February 12th, 2013 at 10:22 AM
In more of an off-field bit of news, ESPN.com sports business reporter Darren Rovell reports that the Yankees have decided to part ways with StubHub and pursue a relationship with Ticketmaster, which in turn will create the Yankees Ticket Exchange, “The Yankees Ticket Exchange will be a safe, convenient, reliable and expedient...

Matsui’s Historic Lumber Entrenched in Cooperstown
January 3rd, 2013 at 1:50 PM
***PHOTO1*** A chilly late Tuesday afternoon in the Bronx was the setting for the 2003 New York Yankees home opener, fresh off a 5-1 start to the season in which the Yankees averaged almost 11 runs through those first six games.  While the disappointment of Derek Jeter's dislocated shoulder on opening...