New York Yankees

Goose Gossage Plaque Dedication To Highlight 68th Yankees Old-Timers’ Day June 22

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

The New York Yankees today announced that nearly 50 former Yankees will be on hand at the 68th annual Old-Timers’ Day on Sunday, June 22, at Yankee Stadium, the sixth Old-Timers’ Day at the current Yankee Stadium. Ceremonies are scheduled to begin at 11:30 a.m. with the traditional Old-Timers’ game to follow, both of which […]

Yanks-Pirates Split Doubleheader

May 19th, 2014 | By | Category: New York Yankees, Top Story

Bronx, NY—For the first time in a decade, a single-admission doubleheader was played in the Bronx. The last time Yankee fans in the Bronx could see two games in one day for the price of one was on September 29, 2004. A very large crowd of 46,858 took advantage of the fine weather to flock […]

Willie Randolph To Sign Book At Yogi Berra Museum May 21

May 13th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Story, New York Yankees, Today's News, Top Story

Yankees legend Willie Randolph will be appearing at the Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center on May 21 from 6-8 p.m. to sign copies of his new book, The Yankee Way: Playing, Coaching and My Life in Baseball. Randolph, a six-time All-Star second baseman, played for the Yankees from 1976-88. During that time he won […]

2014 Honorary Bat Girl contest winner for the New York Yankees from Roselle, N.J., to be recognized at Yankee Stadium for “Going to Bat Against Breast Cancer”

May 8th, 2014 | By | Category: New York Yankees, Today's News

Major League Baseball today announced the 31 winners of the 2014 Honorary Bat Girl Contest that recognizes baseball fans who have been affected by breast cancer and demonstrate a commitment to eradicating the disease. The winner of the Honorary Bat Girl Contest for the New York Yankees is Elizabeth Tague, who will be recognized in […]

Sports Beat “The Yankees Brand Gets Tarnished”

Apr 30th, 2014 | By | Category: Lloyd Carroll, New York Yankees, Top Story

     The Yankees’ brand has long been synonymous with victory and the world’s most famous sports franchise has never been shy about spending money on the best baseball personnel available to achieve that goal. Even their biggest detractors will concede that the Yankees beat you fair and square on the playing field. That is why […]

Robinson Cano Returns to Yankee Stadium as a Seattle Mariner

Apr 30th, 2014 | By | Category: New York Yankees, Top Story

Bronx, NY—Robinson Cano, one of the premier players in MLB, was the center of attention at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday. For the first time he made his debut with the New York Yankees in 2005, Cano dressed in the visitor’s clubhouse and wore the uniform of the visiting club, the Seattle Mariners. Several days earlier, […]

Yankee Newcomers Combine Efforts for a 4-3 Win over Angels

Apr 27th, 2014 | By | Category: New York Yankees, Top Story

Bronx, NY—A win or a loss in an individual baseball game is never the product of one player’s performance. While writers and fans find it simplistic and thus easy to point to one player or one play as the cause for either the victory or defeat, the resaons are usually more complex. On Saturday afternoon, […]

Angels Clobber Yanks, 13-1; Pujols Blasts Home Run #501

Apr 26th, 2014 | By | Category: New York Yankees, Top Story

Bronx, NY—Returning from a road trip which found starter Ivan Nova injured, needing surgery, and out for the rest of the 2014 season and starter Michael Pineda suspended for 10 games, starter Hiroki Kuroda began the homestand on Friday night with his worst performance of the young season. Kuroda was removed from the game by […]

Jackie Robinson and Nelson Mandela Honored at Yankee Stadium

Apr 18th, 2014 | By | Category: New York Yankees, Top Story

Bronx, NY—On April 15, 1997 the 50th anniversary of the first game played by Jack Roosevelt Robinson in the major leagues, Baseball Commissioner Allan “Bud” Selig announced the retirement of Robinson’s #42 from Major League Baseball. On that date in every year since 1997, all players in a scheduled game wear the #42 to honor […]

Superb Yankee Pitching Leads to Day/Night Doubleheader Shutout of Cubs

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

Bronx, NY—The weather in the Bronx during the Wednesday day/night doubleheader was very different than that for the previous evening. The skies were clear, but the temperature had dropped 30 degrees from the previous day. The weather was certainly conducive to the pitching performance of first game starter Masahiro Tanaka. The Japanese native, in only […]