| Jun 23, 2011
| 5:13 AM
It had been almost two months since Yankee veteran Jorge Posada had hit a
As far as the Bronx Bombers and their fans are concerned, however, it is better late than never.
Posada made a rare start at first base yesterday to give Mark Teixeira a...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 4:06 AM
Retired Yankee favorite Tino Martinez stepped up to the plate yesterday during the 65th Old-Timers game at Yankee Stadium and was being opposed by friend and former teammate David Cone.
Martinez proceeded to smack a two run homer, the only runs of the...
| Jul 3, 2011
| 10:30 PM
Mariners ace Felix Hernandez and closer Brandon League were named to the American League All-Star team on Sunday, as announced on the MLB All-Star Selection Show presented by Taco Bell.
Hernandez's selection is not a big surprise, given he won last year'...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 5:31 PM
The boxscore can't be right. That's your immediate reaction when surveying Mark Montgomery's debut with the Charleston RiverDogs.
A closer from Bruton High and Longwood University, Montgomery pitched one inning last Friday against the Rome Braves. He...
| Oct 23, 2010
Big stars, a big payroll and lots of big comebacks. It all makes for one big disappointment that the New York Yankees won't be repeating as World Series champions.
The Yankees' reign ended Friday night at the hands of the Texas Rangers. Phil Hughes got...
| Dec 6, 2010
| 7:16 AM
Derek Jeter is keeping his pinstripes, just like everyone expected all along.
The iconic shortstop and the New York Yankees reached a preliminary agreement Saturday on a $51 million, three-year contract with an $8 million player option for 2014, a person...
| Mar 4, 2011
| 8:34 PM
Once the fourth quarter started, Alex Musselman was under fire from all directions.
Musselman had "only" six saves entering that fourth quarter in a CIF Southern Section Division I semifinal match against Foothill on Feb. 23.
The Corona del Mar High...
| Mar 31, 2011
CC Sabathia pitched six workmanlike innings, Derek Jeter added a sacrifice fly in the seventh using his new stride-less swing and Mariano Rivera, wearing his socks high for perhaps the first time, earned his first save and 560th of his career. The Yankees...
| Apr 3, 2011
| 1:42 PM
All ballplayers have one.
Mark McGwire had "Welcome to the Jungle," Chipper Jones famously uses "Crazy Train" and Mariano Rivera still enters Yankee Stadium to Metallica's "Enter Sandman."
Entrance songs can be mellow, combative, sometimes inspiring....
| Oct 7, 2010
| 2:42 AM
The New York Yankees became Major League Baseball's flagship franchise almost as much for the glamorous image they project as for the 27 titles in their trophy case.
From Babe Ruth to Derek Jeter, Joltin' Joe to A-Rod, the Yankees have almost always been...
| Feb 3, 2011
| 1:31 PM
Lefty pitcher Andy Pettitte will announce his retirement from professional baseball tomorrow morning in a press conference at Yankee Stadium. The news is not entirely unexpected. Yankees general manager Brian Cashman had recently indicated that Pettitte...