| Sep 5, 2011
| 8:34 AM
New York (PIX) – For the New York Yankees, it could not have been scripted better for them at this point.
Winners of 7 of their last 8 games, their bats are coming alive, the starting pitchers are literally pitching as if their spots in the...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 7:05 PM
The first warning came from Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald, who said Kain Colter would get his "lips knocked off" if he didn't avoid getting walloped on runs.
Then Joe Girardi chimed in. The NU alum and Pride of the Yankees left Fitzgerald a voicemail...
| Oct 1, 2011
| 9:00 PM
The Yankees brought the winning run to the plate in the ninth, but Jose Valverde struck out postseason stalwart Derek Jeter and retired Game 1 hero Robinson Cano to finish off the Tigers' 5-3 victory and even this American League Division Series....
| Oct 2, 2011
| 5:24 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Detroit Tigers beat the New York Yankees 5-3 behind the masterful pitching of Max Scherzer and the hitting of Miguel Cabrera to level their best-of-five divisional playoff series at 1-1 Sunday.
A last-ditch New York rally from...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 8:16 PM
Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland said ace Justin Verlander will not be available out of the bullpen for the decisive fifth game of the American League Division Series against the New York Yankees.
Verlander threw 120 pitches over eight innings in a 5-4...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 2:33 PM
The Detroit Tigers and New York Yankees sure know how to write the record books and tonight's game five of the AL division series in New York will be no different.
Game five of the 1972 ALCS was the last time the Tigers played a winner-take-all...
| Apr 6, 2012
The Yankees debate over who will be in their Starting Rotation ended when Pineda went to the 15 Day-DL. Who do you think would have been cut if the injury did not occur and what will happen when Pineda's healthy? Or when Andy Pettite is deemed ready to...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 8:46 PM
Go ask Albert
Dave van Dyck
Best choice? Whoever Albert wants. And that's being only half-facetious because if the Cardinals have any hope of keeping three-time MVP Albert Pujols, the new manager will have to be someone he likes/...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 6:56 AM
Maybe it’s me, and maybe I’m alone on this one, but sorry, I’m not impressed with the Yankees.
They came to the South Side this week. They brought the best record in the American League. They had hit the most homers. Did all of them...
| May 1, 2012
| 9:57 AM
Newly acquired Hiroki Kuroda's tenure thus far in Pinstripes has had mixed results. He pitched poorly in his first start of the season, but then rebounded with a strong outing in New York's Home Opener. Then it was followed by good game, bad game
| May 19, 2007
| 3:41 PM
Greetings, baseball lovers, North and South. Lets' get right to Round 1, Game 2 of the annual crosstown hatefest. It's an absolutely beautiful Saturday afternoon in Chicago for just about anything, save sitting at a desk in an empty newsroom. Such is...