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New York Yankees React to Mike Napoli Calling Masahiro Tanaka an Idiot
June 29th, 2014 at 7:34 PM
On Sunday, the New York Yankees reacted to Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli calling ace Masahiro Tanaka an idiot. ***VIDEO1*** It happened on Saturday night after Napoli hit Tanaka's fastball over the short porch in right field for a solo homer that proved to be the game-winner. As he went...

Will New York Yankees Retaliate for Mike Napoli Calling Masahiro Tanaka an Idiot?
June 29th, 2014 at 2:32 PM
Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli added insult to injury on Saturday night after he hit a go-ahead home run off New York Yankees starter Masahiro Tanaka, and then was heard calling the Japanese star an idiot. ***VIDEO1*** It happened in the top of the ninth inning in the Red Sox's...

Mike Napoli Calls New York Yankees’ Masahiro Tanaka an Idiot Following Go-Ahead 9th Inning Home Run
June 29th, 2014 at 9:55 AM
Masahiro Tanaka was spinning another gem of a game for the New York Yankees, as he entered the 9th inning of Saturday night's game tied at 1-1 against the Boston Red Sox. ***VIDEO1*** Then came up notorious Yankee killer of late Mike Napoli, who had already struck out twice in the game...

Mike Napoli’s 2 Home Run Lead Boston Red Sox Past New York Yankees 13-9
September 7th, 2013 at 5:49 PM
The New York Yankees lost two heart-breaking games to the Boston Red Sox on Thursday and Friday night at Yankee Stadium. On Saturday afternoon, this game wasn't close from the beginning. ***PHOTO1*** David Huff was pitching in place of Phil Hughes, who was taken out of the rotation due to ineffectiveness, but...

Mike Napoli’s Walk-Off Home Run Powers Boston Red Sox Over New York Yankees 8-7
July 22nd, 2013 at 1:17 AM
It's always a battle anytime the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox get together at Fenway Park, which is exactly what happened when the two teams battled on Sunday night. On the mound was Ryan Dempster for the Red Sox and CC Sabathia for the Yankees, who was pitching on his...

Mike Napoli’s Grand Slam Powers Boston Red Sox to 11-1 Win Over New York Yankees
June 1st, 2013 at 11:27 PM
On Saturday night, Phil Hughes took another step of making sure he is pitching elsewhere in 2014 and beyond. ***PHOTO1***Hughes gets hammered by the fly ball and gives up a lot of home runs. In the top of the third inning, he gave up a grand slam to Boston first basemen...

New York Yankees Could Make Offer to Mike Napoli as Potential Deal with Boston Red Sox Hits Snag
January 12th, 2013 at 12:54 PM
In early December, it was reported that the Boston Red Sox and free agent Mike Napoli had agreed to a three-year deal worth roughly $39 million. However, talks have now stalled between Napoli and the Red Sox, leaving a window of opportunity for another team to move in and make...

Catcher Russell Martin Signs with Pittsburgh; Leaves Hole at Backstop for New York Yankees
November 30th, 2012 at 9:17 AM
The New York Yankees have addressed their pitching concerns, but now they need a new backstop with Russell Martin signing a two-year deal with the Pittsburgh Pirates. According to Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com, New York offered Martin a two-year deal between $12-$14 million and the Pirates bumped their offer for the...

New York Yankees Showing Interest in Mike Napoli
November 12th, 2012 at 5:18 PM
Now that Russell Martin is a free agent after failing to agree to a long-term deal with the New York Yankees prior to the 2012 season, the Yankees are showing interest in free agent Mike Napoli, reports Bob Nightengale of USA Today.   ***PHOTO1*** Napoli, 31, hit .227 with 24 home runs and...