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Former New York Yankees 3B Kevin Youkilis Announces Retirement from Baseball
October 30th, 2014 at 3:53 PM
In the year of the retirements, several people who were on the New York Yankees or who once played for the New York Yankees have been announcing their retirements from baseball. ***PHOTO1*** Derek Jeter. Bobby Abreu. Octavio Dotel. And even first base coach Mick Kelleher. On Thursday, another former Yankees player has...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Boston Red Sox Interested in Pursuing Yankees 3B Chase Headley
October 30th, 2014 at 8:31 AM
Now that the 2014 World Series is officially over, teams have the next five days to prepare their game plans for free agency and the 2015 season. ***PHOTO1*** The Boston Red Sox are apparently focusing on adding a third basemen for next year and they have several of the top targets on...

Alex Rodriguez’s Suspension Over; Officially Reinstated Back to Baseball, New York Yankees for 2015
October 30th, 2014 at 2:15 AM
When the clock struck 12:01 am on the East coast, it was good news for the New York Yankees and more importantly, especially great news for Alex Rodriguez. ***PHOTO1*** Because when the San Francisco Giants won the 2014 World Series on Wednesday night over the Kansas City Royals, the 2014 baseball season...

New York Yankees Interested in Reunion with Royals’ Raul Ibanez for Hitting Coach Job: Report
October 29th, 2014 at 5:55 PM
The New York Yankees have gone almost an entire month without filling the void for their hitting coach spot; that is ever since they relieved Kevin Long of those duties earlier in the month after seven years with the team. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees appear to be waiting for the end of the...

Retired Yankees’ Derek Jeter Reflects on Cleaning His Locker Out at Yankee Stadium
October 29th, 2014 at 2:15 PM
Normally when a season ends for a team, cleaning the locker out is customary and not much thought is given to it because generally, the players will be coming back in a few months to that same locker again. ***PHOTO1*** However in the case of Derek Jeter, the time he cleaned out...

Former Yankees Slugger Jose Canseco Accidentally Shoots Himself in Hand While Cleaning Gun
October 29th, 2014 at 1:28 PM
In the comical life after baseball that is for Jose Canseco, it took another turn into the strange for him on Tuesday. ***PHOTO1*** TMZ initially had the report that the long-time home run slugger and former New York Yankees hitter accidentally shot himself in the hand while trying to clean out his...

Derek Jeter Makes Appearance at Dallas Cowboys-Washington Redskins Game on Monday
October 28th, 2014 at 2:10 PM
Alex Rodriguez isn't the only member, or former member that is, of the New York Yankees who apparently likes to attend Dallas Cowboys game in their free time. ***PHOTO3*** During Monday night's game between the Dallas Cowboys and Washington Redskins at AT&T Stadium, Derek Jeter was spotted on the sidelines catching the...

Fans Want Tigers’ Max Scherzer to Be Signed by Yankees This Winter, According to ESPN Poll
October 27th, 2014 at 11:37 AM
While injuries may have plagued the New York Yankees pitching staff with as many as five starters hitting the disabled list this past season, the actual performance from their pitchers who were healthy was not the issue. And yet, with an 84-win season, the Yankees could always use a little...

Alex Rodriguez Could Have Second Chance with Yankees, MLB Like Manny Ramirez Has with Cubs
October 27th, 2014 at 8:18 AM
Alex Rodriguez's suspension is getting that much closer to being completed and over once the 2014 World Series concludes this week and once it is, he's officially back on the New York Yankees roster for the 2015 season. ***PHOTO1*** His return to the Yankees has had a mixed reaction and likely, it...

Eric Hinske Turns Down Yankees Hitting Coach Job; Will Remain with Cubs as Coach
October 25th, 2014 at 1:08 AM
When Chili Davis decided to take the Boston Red Sox hitting coach job over the New York Yankees, the team then turned to a former player of theirs to see if he had any interest in it for 2015. ***PHOTO1*** As it turns out, Eric Hinske, who was a member of the...

New York Yankees Hire Former Red Sox’ Greg Colbrunn for Class-A Charleston Hitting Coach Job
October 25th, 2014 at 12:32 AM
After Chili Davis was hired by the Boston Red Sox and Dave Magadan was told he wouldn't be hired for the job, one of the potential candidates thought of for the New York Yankees hitting coach job was the guy that Davis was replacing in Boston; Greg Colbrunn. ***PHOTO1*** Colbrunn resigned as...

MLB Rumors: Could Joe Maddon’s Departure from Rays Lead Don Mattingly Back to the Yankees?
October 24th, 2014 at 3:56 PM
On Friday, the shocking news came down that Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon opted out of his contract with the team and has effectively left the team immediately. ***PHOTO1*** With Maddon leaving the Rays, some have highly speculated on him possibly following Andrew Friedman, who was the Rays GM up until...

Boston Red Sox Kept Chili Davis Away from New York Yankees by Offering 3-Year Contract
October 24th, 2014 at 11:42 AM
Chili Davis had narrowed his selection for a hitting coach position down to two teams; the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees. In the end, Davis ended up choosing the Red Sox, while the Yankees continue their search for a new hitting coach in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** What was the ultimate deciding...

Fans Don’t Want Dodgers’ Hanley Ramirez to Be Next Yankees Shortstop, According to ESPN Poll
October 24th, 2014 at 9:28 AM
One year ago, Hanley Ramirez may have looked like one of the best and most attractive options to take over as the next New York Yankees shortstop in 2015 once Derek Jeter retired. ***PHOTO1*** A year later, the fans are speaking up, and apparently, they do not want the Los Angeles Dodgers...

New York Mets Hire Former Yankees Hitting Coach Kevin Long to Same Position
October 23rd, 2014 at 6:19 PM
The New York Mets have found their new hitting coach and it is none other than former Yankees hitting coach Kevin Long, the team announced on Thursday. The Mets' broke the news via Twitter: Official news! Kevin Long is the #Mets new hitting coach. pic.twitter.com/YvZVerJmLL — New York Mets (@Mets) October 23, 2014 Along...

Yankees’ Mark Teixeira Takes ‘Foul Territory’ to ESPN’s ‘Mike and Mike’ Show (Video)
October 23rd, 2014 at 4:19 PM
The latest installment of "Foul Territory" with Mark Teixeira comes to us from the studios of ESPN radio's morning show, "Mike and Mike." ***PHOTO2*** The New York Yankees first baseman has tried his hand at interviewing numerous players and personalities connected to the organization, but now he's going outside the box for...

New York Yankees Choose Gary Denbo as New Head of Minor League System
October 23rd, 2014 at 4:03 PM
After Senior Vice President of Baseball Operations Mark Newman left the team, the New York Yankees needed a new man to head their minor league system and have chosen Gary Denbo to take the role. ***PHOTO1*** Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News reported the decision by the Yankees: Source: Gary Denbo...

CC Sabathia Believes He Can Dominate for New York Yankees in 2015
October 23rd, 2014 at 12:33 PM
CC Sabathia may be the only person on Earth who believes he can return to his No. 1 starter form from five years ago en route to dominating opposing hitters like he used to do. ***PHOTO1*** That's what Sabathia told ESPN radio in New York on Wednesday as he spoke quite optimistically...

Trey Hillman Scouted 3 Possible Shortstop Replacements for Yankees’ Derek Jeter Before Leaving
October 23rd, 2014 at 11:11 AM
Before taking the bench coach job with the Houston Astros, Trey Hillman was part of the New York Yankees front office, scouting possible players and overseeing things in the minor and major leagues. ***PHOTO1*** His desire to get back in a uniform and on the bench lured him away from the Bronx...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Yankees’ CC Sabathia Likes Jon Lester, Would Want Him as Teammate
October 23rd, 2014 at 9:16 AM
The three biggest names on the pitching market heading into free agency are Max Scherzer, Jon Lester and James Shields. The New York Yankees are expected to pursue at least one of them to help their starting rotation that suffered a multitude of injuries in 2014. ***PHOTO1*** Because he can't be offered...