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It’s time for Yankees’ core hitters to step up

It’s time for Yankees’ core hitters to step up

It’s time for Yankees’ core hitters to step up The Yankees are in the midst of a tight race to make the playoffs. They entered play Tuesday 4.5 games back of the Red Sox in the AL East, and 2.0 games ahead in the Wild Card. They have the second-best ERA in baseball since the […]

Sonny Gray set to make first home start for Yankees

Sonny Gray set to make first home start for Yankees

Sonny Gray set to make first home start for Yankees Two weeks after the Yankees acquired Sonny Gray from the Athletics at the trade deadline, the right-hander is finally set for his first home start in the Bronx. Gray will pitch in pinstripes for the first time on Tuesday night against the Mets after taking […]

Neil Walker latest victim in verbal war between Mets, Yankees

Neil Walker latest victim in verbal war between Mets, Yankees

Neil Walker latest victim in verbal war between Mets, Yankees PHILADELPHIA —Neil Walker learned a hard lesson about New York’s two baseball teams Thursday night. After the Yankees and Mets failed to conclude a deal for slugger Jay Bruce, the back-and-forth leaking of details put the Mets second baseman on the defense. A Mets source […]

Yankees Insider: CC Sabathia’s MRI comes back clean

Yankees Insider: CC Sabathia’s MRI comes back clean

Yankees Insider: CC Sabathia’s MRI comes back clean TORONTO — CC Sabathia was emotionally down after injuring his right knee on Tuesday night, but an MRI taken on Wednesday surprisingly came back clean. “There’s no new damage,” Joe Girardi said. It’s unknown if Sabathia will still require a DL stint. The manager wouldn’t totally rule […]

5 thoughts heading into Yankees – Blue Jays series

5 thoughts heading into Yankees – Blue Jays series

5 thoughts heading into Yankees – Blue Jays series TORONTO — With the Yankees off on Monday, here’s a couple thoughts heading into their three-game series with the Blue Jays at Rogers Centre. CC Sabathia, Masahiro Tanaka and Sonny Gray will be on the mound for the Bombers from Tuesday-Thursday. 1. Jordan Montgomery didn’t do […]

A-Rod reopens Mets' wounds, praises Daniel Murphy, Justin Turner

A-Rod reopens Mets' wounds, praises Daniel Murphy, Justin Turner

A-Rod reopens Mets' wounds, praises Daniel Murphy, Justin Turner In a way it sounded like Alex Rodriguez was merely rubbing salt in an old wound, talking about how much the Mets miss Daniel Murphy, and Justin Turner too, while doing TV commentary on Saturday’s game with the Dodgers. Except A-Rod made specific points on the […]

The legend of Sonny Gray: Revealing the drive of the new Yankee

The legend of Sonny Gray: Revealing the drive of the new Yankee

The legend of Sonny Gray: Revealing the drive of the new Yankee The legend of Sonny Gray began Thursday evening, August 26, 2004, only hours after an early-morning two-car collision in suburban Nashville had claimed the lives of his father, Jesse Gray, and that of 21-year-old Robert Garrett II, a Trevecca Nazarene University student and […]

Sonny Gray pumps up Yankees fans before debut: 'I'm a competitor'

Sonny Gray pumps up Yankees fans before debut: 'I'm a competitor'

Sonny Gray pumps up Yankees fans before debut: 'I'm a competitor' Thursday’s forecast is Sonny for the Yankees with their new starter set to make his highly-anticipated Bombers debut in Cleveland. But before he steps onto the mound, Sonny Gray took the opportunity to share his thoughts and introduce himself to Yankee fans in a […]

Jaime Garcia ready to fulfill family dream of pitching for Yanks

Jaime Garcia ready to fulfill family dream of pitching for Yanks

Jaime Garcia ready to fulfill family dream of pitching for Yanks New Yankee left-hander Jaime Garcia said Tuesday that when he was a kid growing up in Mexico, his family, and especially his grandfather, were huge Yankees fans, and that his grandfather even predicted back then that Garcia would someday be wearing pinstripes. “My grandfather […]

Yankees took a calculated risk in attempt to capture the AL East

Yankees took a calculated risk in attempt to capture the AL East

Yankees took a calculated risk in attempt to capture the AL East Now, it’s on Joe Girardi and his club to deliver. An hour before Monday’s 4 p.m. non-waiver trade deadline, Yankees GM Brian Cashman executed a rare blockbuster deal with A’s GM Billy Beane, acquiring 27-year-old righty Sonny Gray and international signing pool money […]

Yankees, Cashman aim to ‘seize the moment’ with Sonny Gray trade

Yankees, Cashman aim to ‘seize the moment’ with Sonny Gray trade

Yankees, Cashman aim to ‘seize the moment’ with Sonny Gray trade With Monday’s trading deadline at hand, GM Brian Cashman is still pushing to make the much-discussed deal for Sonny Gray at least partly because the decision-makers in the Yankee organization want to “seize the moment,” as a person close to the situation said on […]

Yankees Insider: Judge has tooth repaired, in lineup vs. Rays

Yankees Insider: Judge has tooth repaired, in lineup vs. Rays

Yankees Insider: Judge has tooth repaired, in lineup vs. Rays Aaron Judge has all his teeth again. Judge lost half of his left front tooth while celebrating Brett Gardner’s walk-off homer on Thursday night, but visited the dentist on Friday morning and got it fixed. It is just temporary, however, so the Yankees’ 25-year-old rookie […]

Brett Gardner hits walk-off home run to carry Yankees over Rays

Brett Gardner hits walk-off home run to carry Yankees over Rays

Brett Gardner hits walk-off home run to carry Yankees over Rays Brett Gardner gave the Yankees a wild-and-crazy walk-off win. Gardner blasted a leadoff homer in the 11th inning to send the Bombers to their fourth consecutive victory, 6-5, over the Rays on Thursday night at Yankee stadium. He now has a career-high 18 homers […]

Yankees Insider: Aaron Judge gets day off during win over Reds

Yankees Insider: Aaron Judge gets day off during win over Reds

Yankees Insider: Aaron Judge gets day off during win over Reds Aaron Judge got the day off on Wednesday, as the Yankees beat the Reds 9-5. But the 25-year-old rookie slugger will be back in the lineup tonight against the Rays. Joe Girardi said before Wednesday’s victory that Judge was “a little physically beat up” […]

5 reasons Yankees should be optimistic as trade deadline nears

5 reasons Yankees should be optimistic as trade deadline nears

5 reasons Yankees should be optimistic as trade deadline nears SEATTLE — The Yankees emerged from their grueling 10-day, 11-game road trip with a 6-5 record and gained one game on the first-place Red Sox in the process, moving to 2.5 games back. The mood in the clubhouse was certainly upbeat following Sunday’s 6-4 victory […]

Sanchez has had 'decent year,' but has room to improve: Girardi

Sanchez has had 'decent year,' but has room to improve: Girardi

Sanchez has had 'decent year,' but has room to improve: Girardi SEATTLE — Joe Girardi gave an honest assessment of Gary Sanchez’s season on Sunday. “I think he’s had a decent year,” Girardi said. “I think he’s capable of playing better. He went through the injury early on (missing 21 games due to a right […]

Yankees need to consider ways to ditch Ellsbury for Frazier

Yankees need to consider ways to ditch Ellsbury for Frazier

Yankees need to consider ways to ditch Ellsbury for Frazier SEATTLE — Joe Girardi intimated on Saturday that Clint Frazier has surpassed Jacoby Ellsbury on the outfield depth chart — and the Yankees will be much better off if it stays that way. “It’s tough to address a player that has had a really good […]

Yankees’ Todd Frazier will not wear Paul O’Neill’s No. 21

Yankees’ Todd Frazier will not wear Paul O’Neill’s No. 21

Yankees’ Todd Frazier will not wear Paul O’Neill’s No. 21 SEATTLE – It’s not just Paul O’Neill fans who don’t think it’s a good idea that Todd Frazier wear No. 21. After saying Wednesday that he was going to ask O’Neill about sporting The Warrior’s No. 21, Frazier pulled a 180 a day later. “I’ve […]

Story behind Todd Frazier's signature sandwich at Jersey deli

Story behind Todd Frazier's signature sandwich at Jersey deli

Story behind Todd Frazier's signature sandwich at Jersey deli Aaron Judge may have a section named after him at the Stadium, but newest Yankee, Todd Frazier, has a sandwich bearing his name. The Driftwood Deli in Frazier’s native Toms River, N.J., has been serving up an overstuffed foot-long called “The Todd” since 2011 when the […]

Yankees GM Brian Cashman may not be done dealing

Yankees GM Brian Cashman may not be done dealing

Yankees GM Brian Cashman may not be done dealing MINNEAPOLIS — The Yankees’ latest trade is very much indicative of where they are as a franchise. “I’m going to stay engaged,” Brian Cashman said of his team’s plan heading into the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline the day after he acquired Todd Frazier, David Robertson and […]

Yankees’ Aaron Judge, stuck in slump, to get day off on Wednesday

Yankees’ Aaron Judge, stuck in slump, to get day off on Wednesday

Yankees’ Aaron Judge, stuck in slump, to get day off on Wednesday MINNEAPOLIS — Aaron Judge is getting Wednesday off. Judge went into Tuesday night’s game against the Twins in a 1-for-21 post-All-Star break slump. The move will essentially give the Yankees’ 25-year-old rookie slugger 48 hours off by the time the Yankees take on […]

Clint Frazier batting second for Yankees in opener vs. Twins

Clint Frazier batting second for Yankees in opener vs. Twins

Clint Frazier batting second for Yankees in opener vs. Twins MINNEAPOLIS — Clint Frazier looked at the bottom of Monday’s Yankees-Twins lineup to see if he was in it. His name wasn’t there. It was higher. Second. Yankee fan’s passion, courage makes him Field of Dreams winner “I texted my parents and my agent,” Frazier […]

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