New York Yankees

Carlos Beltrán: A Star on the Field and a Humanitarian in Life

Sep 17th, 2014 | By | Category: New York Yankees, Top Story

At the conclusion of every season, MLB presents the Roberto Clemente Award to a player whose on and off the field conduct and contributions live up to the humanitarian reputation of the Hall of Fame individual who the award is named for. The most recent and very well-deserved recipient of the award last season was […]

Yankees: From No-Hits for 7.1 Innings to a Walk-Off Home Run by Chris Young

Sep 12th, 2014 | By | Category: New York Yankees, Top Story

Bronx, NY—On Wednesday night, the emotions for players and fans of the Tampa Rays and New York Yankees ran the gamut. The third smallest crowd to attend a Yankee game in the Bronx this season (32,627) was put through an emotional roller coaster. For the first 7.1 innings of the contest, the hero was Rays’ […]

Luckiest Man Exhibit A Tribute To Lou Gehrig And Pete Frates

Sep 10th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Features, Lead Story, New York Yankees, Today's News, Top Story

To commemorate one of the greatest speeches in American history, the Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center has opened a new exhibit, “The Luckiest Man,” a tribute to Lou Gehrig’s iconic farewell 75 years ago. The simplicity and humility of Gehrig’s speech still resonate today, especially with the heightened  awareness of the terrible disease that […]

Yanks Lose to Rays, 4-3; Playoff Opportunity Diminishes

Sep 10th, 2014 | By | Category: New York Yankees, Top Story

Bronx, NY—For the Yankees to qualify for the 2014 playoffs, it is necessary that they win almost every game. Unfortunately for them, they are losing nearly every day. The 4-3 defeat on Tuesday night was their third loss in the last four games and their sixth in the last nine. After the game ended, Yankee […]

Rare Jordan Brand Jeter Cleats Added To Steiner Sports “Derek Jeter Farewell Auction” Now Through October 19

Sep 8th, 2014 | By | Category: New York Yankees, Today's News, Top Story

Derek Jeter’s Turn 2 Foundation has partnered with Steiner Sports to include two pairs of special edition Jordan Brand autographed cleats in their “Derek Jeter Farewell Auction” running now through October 19. The cleats, made exclusively for the Yankees Captain in honor of his final season, feature special commemorative graphics paying RE2PECT to Jeter’s career. […]

Derek Jeter Day was an Opportunity for his Admirers to Express their Gratitude

Sep 8th, 2014 | By | Category: New York Yankees, Top Story

Bronx, NY—The biggest day of the 2014 season for the New York Yankees took place on Sunday afternoon, September7, when fans of Derek Jeter were given an opportunity to express their gratitude to him for being a living example of not just a great athlete but of living a life worthy of inspiration and emulation. […]

Yankee Bats Awaken

Sep 7th, 2014 | By | Category: New York Yankees, Top Story

Bronx, NY—Despite announced threats of rain for later in the afternoon, the Yanks and Royals each took batting practice before Saturday’s contest. Each team only hit safely three times during the previous night’s game. The lack of hitting by the Yankee batters has made their attempt to secure a Wild Card position a very difficult […]

Derek Jeter to be Saluted in the Bronx on Sunday, September 7

Sep 5th, 2014 | By | Category: New York Yankees, Top Story

Prior to the start of the 2014 baseball season Derek Jeter announced he will be retiring at the conclusion of the season. At each of the final stops of the Yankees at each ballpark, Jeter was honored with gifts from the opposing clubs and the cheers of the crowds. The time for the Bronx to […]

Contributions of Yankees Battery, Hiroki Kuroda and Brian McCann, Produce 5-1 Win

Sep 4th, 2014 | By | Category: New York Yankees, Top Story

Bronx, NY—After losing the last three contests and four of the last five, the Yankees achieved a necessary win on Wednesday night in the second game of a three game set against the Boston Red Sox. Every victory is crucial for the New Yorkers to prevent their elimination from qualifying for the 2014 playoffs. The […]

The NY Yankees Unretired Retired Numbers KIng

Sep 2nd, 2014 | By | Category: Andy Esposito, New York Yankees, Top Story

When the Yankees honored recent Hall of Fame Inductee Joe Torre by retiring his number 6, they inadvertently inducted another member into a unique fraternity regarding retired numbers – Mickey Mantle. There are now four former Yankees who wore multiple numbers as Yankees, and now both or all of their numbers worn as Yankees have […]