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Russell Martin Hits Two Home Runs; Toronto Blue Jays Win 8-4 Over New York Yankees
May 26th, 2016 at 7:53 AM
Heading into Wednesday night, the New York Yankees had won six straight and were looking to get themselves over the .500 mark for the first time since early April, but former Yankees catcher, now Toronto Blue Jays catcher Russell Martin had other plans. ***PHOTO1*** The game was scoreless for the first two...

Yankees Announce Lineup on Wednesday Vs. Blue Jays; Dustin Ackley Starting with Mark Teixeira Out
May 25th, 2016 at 5:22 PM
As we reported earlier in the day, the New York Yankees will be without the services of Mark Teixeira on Wednesday night, who is out with a neck injury. ***PHOTO1*** Teixeira was already dealing with a two-month struggle at the plate already this season, but now a neck issue popping up for...

Ex-Yankees’ Francisco Cervelli Signs 3-Year, $31 Million Extension with Pittsburgh Pirates
May 17th, 2016 at 12:44 PM
It's been an incredible journey for the career of Francisco Cervelli, who seems to have found a home with the Pittsburgh Pirates over the last two seasons. ***PHOTO1*** Cervelli, who was traded to Pittsburgh before the 2015 season in the deal that sent Justin Wilson to the Yankees, has thrived as the...

New York Yankees’ Brian McCann Ranked No. 3 by CBS Sports in MLB’s Top 15 Catchers
January 30th, 2016 at 11:47 AM
Thus far in his first two seasons as the starting catcher for the New York Yankees, Brian McCann has been as good as advertised. ***PHOTO1*** In those two seasons, he's hit at least 20-plus home runs and driven in at least 75 runs and been a leader both on and off the...

Russell Martin Does not Blame New York Yankees for Letting Him Leave
March 3rd, 2015 at 1:55 PM
Toronto Blue Jays catcher Russell Martin spoke fondly about his time with Derek Jeter and the New York Yankees. ***PHOTO1*** Martin played for the Yankees in 2011 and 2012, putting up Fangraphs WAR values of 2.7 and 2.0 respectively. After 2012, the Yankees did not resign Martin and allowed him to sign...