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Joe Girardi Rips New York Yankees Players’ Desire in Speech; Bad Sign for 2015?
September 27th, 2014 at 5:01 PM
UPDATE: Saturday, September 27 at 7:07 p.m. ET Yankees skipper Joe Girardi spoke further about his alleged tirade directed at his players prior to Thursday night's game versus the Baltimore Orioles after his team's loss on Saturday, per Daniel Barbarisi of The Wall Street Journal: Girardi says he was "direct", not angry,...

MLB Plans to Get Derek Jeter’s Last Game at Yankee Stadium in by Any Means
September 25th, 2014 at 3:59 PM
Rain is in the forecast for Derek Jeter's final home game at Yankee Stadium with the New York Yankees, but fans holding tickets for Thursday night's contest shouldn't fear a cancelation; although there may be some waiting. ***PHOTO1*** Yankees manager Joe Girardi told the media prior to the game that Major League...

Little New York Yankees Fan Throws Back Derek Jeter Foul Ball, Horrifies Parents
September 20th, 2014 at 5:21 PM
Derek Jeter souvenirs are priceless nowadays as the New York Yankees Captain is set to retire at the end of the 2014 season, but this little Yankees fan didn't seem to get the memo. During Friday night's win over the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium, Jeter was up in...

Joe Torre Jokes That Mariano Rivera Had Work Done Before Derek Jeter Day (Video)
September 8th, 2014 at 2:48 PM
One of the best things about Derek Jeter Day at Yankee Stadium was the fact that we got to see some of the great New York Yankees players from the golden era of the 1990's together again. ***PHOTO1*** One of those moments happened before the day began on Sunday in a pregame...

Derek Jeter Day Presser Crashed by Reporter’s Phone; Yankees Captain Picks It Up
September 7th, 2014 at 10:15 PM
Almost everything went according to plan for New York Yankees Captain Derek Jeter on Derek Jeter Day at Yankee Stadium on Sunday. In fact, it got to the end of the day until something went wrong. During the postgame press conference, Jeter was interrupted by a ringing cell phone, via a...

New York Yankees Announce Yankee Stadium Will Have Metal Detectors Installed Starting Tuesday
August 15th, 2014 at 3:35 PM
By the 2015 MLB season, all of the 30 Major League Baseball stadiums in the country will have metal detectors installed. Some of the stadiums though, already have them in there. ***PHOTO1*** The o.Co Coliseum in Oakland and Comerica Park in Detroit already have them. Starting on Tuesday, as will Yankee Stadium...

Troy Tulowitzki Shows up at New York Yankees Game on Sunday
July 27th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Colorado Rockies star Troy Tulowitzki was seen in attendance at the New York Yankees game on Sunday. ***VIDEO1*** UPDATE: Sunday, July 27 at 6:22 p.m. ET After the Yankees' loss to the Toronto Blue Jays on Sunday, Derek Jeter was asked about Tulowitzki's appearance at Yankee Stadium and if he ever attended the...

New York Yankees Grounds Crew Struggle to Put Tarp on Field in Storm (Video)
July 24th, 2014 at 9:07 AM
The New York Yankees earned themselves a rain-shortened victory on Wednesday night over the Texas Rangers as the field was unplayable in such horrid weather, partly because the grounds crew had issues getting the tarp on the field. ***VIDEO1*** Managers Joe Girardi and Ron Washington decided it was too dangerous for their...

New York Yankees Game Selfie Featuring Steve Urkel and Melissa Joan Hart
July 20th, 2014 at 5:40 PM
New York Yankees games tend to bring stars to Yankee Stadium on a regular basis, and on Sunday afternoon Melissa Joan Hart and Jaleel White (a.k.a. Steve Urkel) were in attendance. ***VIDEO1*** Both actors took a selfie together while at the game with what appears to be their children, although the man...

New York Yankees Unlocking Brandon McCarthy’s Potential with 1 Pitch?
July 19th, 2014 at 7:26 PM
Brandon McCarthy had a sensational outing for the New York Yankees versus the Cincinnati Reds on Saturday, and it might be the result of adding one more pitch to his reportoire. ***VIDEO1*** The pitch McCarthy added was the cutter. Yankees fans know this pitch well after the legendary career of Mariano Rivera...

MLB Trade Rumors: Martin Prado an Option for New York Yankees’ Infield
June 29th, 2014 at 4:30 PM
While the New York Yankees are looking for starting pitching at the 2014 MLB trade deadline, Martin Prado of the Arizona Diamondbacks could be an option for the Bronx Bombers to improve their struggling offense. ***VIDEO1*** According to Bill Madden of the New York Daily News, the Yanks could potentially make a...

New York Yankees: Johnny Damon Hit by Pitch on Old Timer’s Day 2014
June 24th, 2014 at 11:04 AM
Old Timer's Day is always fun at Yankee Stadium each and every year, but things got a little serious when Johnny Damon stepped to the plate. ***VIDEO1*** The pitcher was former reliever Graeme Lloyd, who decided to get Damon back for the Boston years when he was a member of the Red...

MLB Trade Talk: New York Yankees and Chase Utley a Perfect Match
June 24th, 2014 at 8:51 AM
The New York Yankees need to add a bat to their struggling lineup and Chase Utley of the Philadelphia Phillies would be the perfect solution. Normally, the Phillies wouldn't consider trading one of their best players, but the team is in last place in the National League East and while it's...

New York Yankees’ Full-Page Ad for Tony Gwynn in San Diego Newspaper
June 23rd, 2014 at 6:42 PM
The New York Yankees paid a very special tribute to San Diego Padres great Tony Gwynn, who passed away recently, with a full-page ad in a California newspaper. ***VIDEO1*** Bleacher Report's Scott Miller tweeted a photo of the ad, which came in a commemorative section of the newspaper, UT-San Diego: The #Yankees take...

New York Yankees: Yogi Berra Lounging Photo from 1959
June 9th, 2014 at 9:11 PM
Don't let the rainout for the New York Yankees versus Kansas City Royals game on Monday night get you down and instead you should enjoy this great photo of Yogi Berra from 1959 when he was lounging in the sun. ***VIDEO1*** The photo of Berra was taken during Yogi Berra day from...

New York Yankees Tribute to Don Zimmer Before Game Vs. Oakland A’s (Video)
June 5th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
The New York Yankees appropriately paid their respects to former bench coach and great baseball man, Don Zimmer, before Thursday's afternoon game at Yankee Stadium. ***VIDEO1*** A moment was taken and a few kind words were spoken about Zimmer over the public announce system prior to the Yanks win over the Oakland...

New York Yankees Fan Stops Eating Sandwich for Robinson Cano (Video)
June 2nd, 2014 at 10:54 PM
New York Yankees fans have given former Bronx Bomber Robinson Cano a hard time in his return to Yankee stadium as a member of the Seattle Mariners, but there was one fan at the stadium on Monday night whose dedication to Cano was worth more than a delicious sandwich. ***VIDEO1*** I give...

1994 Rangers Throw Out 1st Pitch, Take Batting Practice at Yankee Stadium (Video)
May 30th, 2014 at 10:08 AM
The New York Rangers are going to the Stanley Cup in 2014 and for the first time in 20 years. The last time it happened was in 1994 when that Rangers team won the first cup for the franchise in 54 years. ***VIDEO1*** Following that huge win, the Rangers were welcomed with...

VIDEO: New York Yankees Ace Masahiro Tanaka Dominates New York Mets
May 15th, 2014 at 7:10 AM
***VIDEO1*** Until Masahiro Tanaka stepped on the mound, the New York Yankees were reeling having dropped two straight games at Yankee Stadium to the New York Mets in the 2014 Subway Series. The losing streak was up to four overall, meaning the Yanks hadn't won a game since Tanaka's last start! Thankfully,...

Subway Series Proves New York Yankees Must Make Trade Before MLB Trade Deadline
May 14th, 2014 at 1:26 PM
***VIDEO1*** We knew how shaky the New York Yankees pitching staff was coming into this series versus the New York Mets, but the Subway Series proves the Yanks must make a deal for some pitching before the MLB trade deadline passes. The Bronx Bombers have seen their pitching staff allow 21 runs...