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Yankees Pitcher Michael Pineda Facing Suspension for Substance on Neck Vs. Red Sox
April 23rd, 2014 at 9:03 PM
After he was caught with what looked like pine tar on his neck, Michael Pineda of the New York Yankees will be facing a suspension that could keep him out of his next two starts. In case you missed it, NBC Sports had the screen shot of Pineda's neck, clearly showing...

Derek Jeter Quietly Returning to Form for New York Yankees in 2014
April 23rd, 2014 at 8:31 AM
***VIDEO1*** With all the attention surrounding the success of the newest New York Yankees like Masahiro Tanaka and Jacoby Ellsbury, lost in the sauce has been Derek Jeter as he quietly returns to form for the New York Yankees in 2014. In New York's 9-3 win over the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday...

Check Out What Yankee Stadium Looks Like as a Soccer Field for MLS Team
April 21st, 2014 at 6:48 PM
Mariano Rivera is @nycfc's 1st season ticket holder. pic.twitter.com/CUPqDlZVNR — New York Yankees (@Yankees) April 21, 2014 Yankee Stadium is once again breaking new ground by welcoming another sport, this time on a regular basis and it's for the Major League Soccer team, the New York City Football Club. The MLS team's official...

New York Yankees: Vidal Nuno Should Replace Ivan Nova in Starting Rotation
April 20th, 2014 at 7:47 PM
Now that is looks as though Ivan Nova will be out for some time, the New York Yankees would be wise to go with Vidal Nuno in his place. Vidal Nuno turns things over to David Phelps. His line: 5 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 2 BBs, 6 Ks. #Yankees pic.twitter.com/kracP8llL3 —...

Check Out Yankees Closer David Robertson Throwing in Rehab Outing; Set to Return Tuesday
April 19th, 2014 at 11:43 AM
New York Yankees closer David Robertson is getting closer to returning after a stint on the disabled list and he took his next step on Saturday. Here is a photo of Robertson throwing his first pitch in a rehab outing on Saturday, per Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News: ***VIDEO1*** So far...

Why New York Yankees Bullpen Implosion is No Big Deal
April 19th, 2014 at 8:47 AM
***VIDEO1*** Everything was going smoothly for the New York Yankees' bullpen this season until Friday night, but then it all imploded and turned into a nightmare. The Bronx Bombers' 'pen managed to blow a 5-3 lead after David Phelps relieved starter Hiroki Kuroda in the sixth inning, and in all Yankee relievers allowed eight...

Listen to New York Yankees Announcer John Sterling’s Home Run Calls for New Players
April 18th, 2014 at 5:40 PM
***VIDEO1*** Apparently the New York Yankees enjoy announcer John Sterling's home run calls as much as we do, and to prove it the Bronx Bombers official Twitter page shared the eccentric calls for the team's new players. While the Yanks tweeted the calls, the audio and video comes from MLB.com: Your browser does...

Yankees Vs. Red Sox: Biggest Test of Michael Pineda’s Career Comes Thursday Night
April 10th, 2014 at 12:28 PM
The Michael Pineda era gets off to a solid start. pic.twitter.com/YXtZZ9X9j4 — MLB (@MLB) April 5, 2014 The New York Yankees still aren't certain what they have in Michael Pineda just yet, but it's certainly going to be a telling start on Thursday night against the Boston Red Sox at Yankee Stadium. Pineda...

New York Yankees: Why Ivan Nova’s Horrible Start is No Surprise
April 8th, 2014 at 4:41 PM
***PHOTO1*** Ivan Nova tossed a pure dud for the New York Yankees versus the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday afternoon in a 14-5 loss, but nobody should be surprised by such an outcome. Baltimore crushed the 27-year-old starting pitcher for seven runs on ten hits over 3.2 innings pitched. It was by far...

Report: New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Negotiating with MLB for Potential Reduced Suspension Over Lifetime Ban
July 31st, 2013 at 10:34 PM
Earlier in the day, we at Yankees 101 had reported that Major League Baseball and commissioner Bud Selig was preparing to ban New York Yankees third basemen Alex Rodriguez for life over his alleged involvement in the Biogenesis case in which he purchased and used performance enhancing drugs. ***PHOTO1*** The league has...

New York Yankees Triple-A Affiliate Changes Nickname to RailRiders
November 16th, 2012 at 6:00 AM
The New York Yankees Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre will no longer be called the Yankees and have changed their nickname to the RailRiders. The International League franchise had a contest to vote on the new moniker and the RailRiders beat out five other entries. Scranton is considered the birthplace of the electric street car,...

Alex Rodriguez Challenges New York Yankees to Go “All In”
March 4th, 2012 at 10:58 AM
As the New York Yankees gathered in the clubhouse on Friday morning, just hours before they would play their first exhibition of the spring, third baseman Alex Rodriguez took control of the room and let his feelings be heard, according to Tim Brown of Yahoo! Sports.  ***PHOTO1*** "It was great," said one witness. "I'd never seen that out of him...

Financial Limit Spells Quiet Winter for New York Yankees
December 7th, 2011 at 8:00 AM
As it turns out the Yankees do have limits. Much to everyone's surprise, the Yankees have remained quiet at this year's Winter Meetings due to financial limitations. It was first reported that the Yankees were interested in signing Mark Buehrle then C.J. Wilson, Yu Darvish, and the list continued to...

Pitchers not on New York Yankees’ Rush Order This Winter
December 3rd, 2011 at 8:00 AM
  As Brian Cashman prepared to scale down the side of the 22-story Landmark Building in Stamford Connecticut, he held firm on his stance that pitching was the Yankees' number one priority this off season.    Brian Cashman, Joe Girardi and Yankees ownership have been playing it cool about the Yankees' pitching rotation...