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New York Yankees’ Joe Girardi Defends Decision to Pull Chase Whitley After 7th Inning
May 5th, 2015 at 9:08 AM
New York Yankees starting pitcher Chase Whitley had the game of his life on Monday night versus the Toronto Blue Jays; but that still wasn't enough for manager Joe Girardi to send him out for the eighth inning in a game the Yanks ultimately lost 3-1. ***PHOTO1*** Whitley completed seven fantastic innings...

Yankees Vs. Blue Jays 5/4/15: Lineup, Pitching Matchup, Viewing Info for Game No. 26
May 4th, 2015 at 3:54 PM
After completing a sweep of the Boston Red Sox in Fenway Park, the New York Yankees (16-9) head north of the border to take on the Toronto Blue Jays for a three-game series. ***PHOTO1*** The Blue Jays come into this series going in a different direction as they sit in the cellar...

Jimmy Fallon Spills Beer on Himself While Chugging at New York Yankees Game: Video
April 9th, 2015 at 10:11 PM
The Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon was at the New York Yankees game on Thursday night when he decided it would be a good time to show-off his chugging skills. ***PHOTO1*** Fallon was seated behind home plate for the Yankees contest with the Toronto Blue Jays when he got up and started...

New York Yankees Offense Bailed Out in Game No. 164 of 2014 Season
April 9th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
If you didn't know any better, you'd think the 2015 New York Yankees were still stuck in 2014. ***PHOTO1*** That's because the Yankees offense has been too quiet through the first two games of the season and that trend started back in spring training with many of the team's veterans struggling throughout...

New York Yankees Vs. Toronto Blue Jays: Lineups, Pitching Matchup, Viewing Info for Game No. 2
April 8th, 2015 at 3:29 PM
It's the second game of the season and the New York Yankees (0-1) are looking to avenge their Opening Day loss at the hands of the Toronto Blue Jays (1-0). ***PHOTO1*** The first night game of the year will present an interesting pitching matchup and another installment of an American League East...

New York Yankees Fan’s Epic Fail at Throwing Back Edwin Encarnacion’s HR Ball: Video
April 7th, 2015 at 12:00 PM
Toronto Blue Jays first baseman Edwin Encarnacion launched a two-run bomb off New York Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka in the third inning of the Bronx Bombers' 6-1 Opening day loss, and one Yankees fan wasn't about to keep the souvenir. Instead, this young lady decided to throw Encarnacion's home run back...

Toronto Blue Jays Admit Masahiro Tanaka’s Velocity Drop Made Him More Hittable
April 7th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Much has been made about New York Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka throwing with less velocity and his first opponent of the 2015 campaign, the Toronto Blue Jays, not only noticed the difference but were comforted by it. ***PHOTO1*** Tanaka ended up allowing five runs (four earned) over four innings in his start,...

New York Yankees’ Opening Day Ceremony and Game Highlights, Reaction, and Official Box Score
April 6th, 2015 at 6:00 PM
The New York Yankees started off the 2015 campaign on a sour note on Monday after a 6-1 Opening Day loss to the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** Before the game took place there were some great moments, including the performance of the Star Spangled Banner by the West Point...

Masahiro Tanaka Getting Rocked in New York Yankees’ Opening Day Loss is No Big Deal
April 6th, 2015 at 4:22 PM
Masahiro Tanaka's 2015 debut didn't go so well as the New York Yankees ace didn't make it to the fifth inning versus the Toronto Blue Jays in a 6-1 loss. ***PHOTO1*** Tanaka seemed to be in control after the first two innings, recording three strikeouts without allowing a single hit. Everything seemed...

Yankees Vs. Blue Jays: Start Time, TV Info, Pitching Matchup and Lineups for Opening Day Game
April 6th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The start of the Major League Baseball season is finally here and that means the New York Yankees will open their season versus the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. Legendary Yankees manager Joe Torre will be throwing out the first pitch to kick-off the new season. ***PHOTO1*** The Bronx Bombers embark...

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...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Toronto Blue Jays Interested in Yankees’ Ichiro Suzuki
January 8th, 2015 at 11:42 AM
The count is now up to three teams who are interested in New York Yankees outfielder Ichiro Suzuki. ***PHOTO1*** First, it was the Baltimore Orioles, who have had the longest interest and continue to maintain it, then there is the Miami Marlins, who are interested in him as a fourth outfielder. Now,...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: New York Yankees Still in Contact with Asdrubal Cabrera
December 29th, 2014 at 2:07 PM
UPDATE: Tuesday, December 30 at 11:48 a.m. ET Asdrubal Cabrera is now off the board for the Yankees, as he has signed with division rival Tampa Bay, per Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports: Sources: #Rays in agreement with Asdrubal Cabrera, pending physical. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) December 30, 2014 The New York Post's Joel...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: White Sox, Blue Jays Intersted in Yankees’ David Robertson
December 9th, 2014 at 12:15 AM
The Houston Astros don't appear to be a fit for David Robertson and have moved on. Robertson's old team, the New York Yankees, remain interested in him and could give him a four-year deal, but only on their terms. ***PHOTO1*** However, the Yankees are still facing stiff competition to retain their closers...

Toronto Blue Jays Acquire Josh Donaldson from Oakland A’s, Likely Ends Pursuit for Yankees’ Chase Headley
November 28th, 2014 at 11:38 PM
On Friday night while everyone was in shopping mode for Black Friday, the Toronto Blue Jays were shopping for a third basemen and made a splash on the trade market. ***PHOTO1*** The Blue Jays have acquired third basemen Josh Donaldson from the Oakland A's in exchange for third basemen Brett Lawrie and...

Toronto Blue Jays, Former Yankees Catcher Russell Martin Agree to 5-Year, $82 Million Deal
November 17th, 2014 at 12:40 PM
Two years ago, the New York Yankees let Russell Martin walk away as a free agent, as he ended up signing with the Pittsburgh Pirates. ***PHOTO1*** Two years later, the Yankees will see him at least 20 times a year, only this time, it will be on the other side of things,...

MLB Trade Rumors: Blue Jays’ Jose Reyes Listed as Trade Option for New York Yankees
October 14th, 2014 at 11:07 AM
It's not very common for division rivals to trade with each other, yet in the 2014 season, it actually happened quite a few times in the American League East. ***PHOTO1*** The New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox completed a very rare trade with one another; swapping Stephen Drew for Kelly Johnson....

MLB Rumors: Kevin Long in Talks with Mets, Blue Jays, Braves About Hitting Coach Jobs
October 13th, 2014 at 8:10 PM
Former New York Yankees hitting coach Kevin Long wasn't expecting to stay out of work for very long after being fired as the team's hitting coach this past Friday. ***PHOTO1*** As it turns out, he's not only getting interest, he's got multiple teams interested in him for their vacated hitting coach spots,...

Toronto Blue Jays’ Jose Reyes Got Great Advice from Derek Jeter While on the Mets
September 22nd, 2014 at 9:31 AM
For many years, there were two premium, top-flight shortstops playing in New York and at one time, Derek Jeter wasn't considered to be the best one talent wise. ***PHOTO1*** While as a member of the New York Mets, Jose Reyes was considered a five-tool player with all the talent in the world...

Masahiro Tanaka Wins in Return to New York Yankees; Topple Toronto Blue Jays 5-2
September 21st, 2014 at 6:49 PM
It had been over two months since the New York Yankees saw Masahiro Tanaka on the mound in uniform due to an elbow injury, but on Sunday, their ace made his return to the team to try and keep a very slim playoff hope alive. ***PHOTO1*** In his first outing since July,...