| Oct 29, 2009
Wednesday night marked the beginning of a 40th World Series for the New York Yankees, but the first played at the sprawling, sparkling new ballpark in the Bronx, next door to where it seems the Fall Classic was born and raised.
But ghosts of glory past...
| Nov 4, 2009
| 8:52 PM
NEW YORK (AP) - Paint the town in pinstripes! Nearly a decade after their dynasty ended on a blooper in the desert, the New York Yankees are baseball's best again.
Hideki Matsui tied a World Series record with six RBIs, Andy Pettitte won on short rest...
| Nov 4, 2009
| 9:29 PM
Paint the town in pinstripes! Nearly a decade after their dynasty ended on a blooper in the desert, the New York Yankees are baseball's best again.
Hideki Matsui(notes) tied a World Series record with six RBIs, Andy Pettitte(notes) won on short rest...
| Jan 25, 2010
| 1:36 PM
Another come from behind win in the AFC championship, and now the Colts are off to South Florida to play in the Super Bowl. And they'll take plenty of Indianapolis fans with them.
"I think the Colts can pull it off, I feel real comfortable," said fan...
| Sep 7, 2009
| 8:11 PM
Derek Jeter got a standing ovation when he came on the field for his pregame wind sprints at the start of a very long day. He didn't give fans more to cheer about, failing to gain ground on Lou Gehrig.
Jeter went 0 for 8 with a walk and remained...
| Jul 7, 2010
"If anything I said this morning has been misconstrued to the opposite effect, I want to apologize for that misconstruction."
That was Texas Rep. Joe Barton's apology for an apology — his ridiculously noncommittal backpedaling after telling BP...
| Jul 11, 2010
| 11:25 AM
NEW YORK -- Bob Sheppard, whose elegant introductions of stars from Joe DiMaggio to Derek Jeter at Yankee Stadium for more than a half century earned him the nickname "The Voice of God," died Sunday. He was 99.
The revered public address announcer died...
| Jul 13, 2010
| 11:23 AM
Jan. 3, 1973 - Heads group that purchases Yankees from CBS Inc.
Sept. 30, 1973 - Manager Ralph Houk resigns, the first of 20 managerial changes under Steinbrenner through 1995.
Aug. 30, 1974 - Fined $15,000 by U.S. District Court in Cleveland...
| Jul 13, 2010
| 10:36 PM
He was baseball's bombastic Boss.
He rebuilt the New York Yankees dynasty, ushering in the era of multimillion-dollar salaries and accepting nothing less in return than World Series championships.
He fired managers. Rehired them. And fired them again....
| Jul 14, 2010
| 2:46 AM
George Steinbrenner was suspended from baseball for trying to disgrace his high-paid outfielder, Dave Winfield.
A low point for "The Boss," for sure. But rather than let the episode fade away, the Yankees owner reached out nearly a decade later to repair...
| Jul 17, 2010
| 3:20 PM
Many great Yankees were on the field wearing the famous pinstripes again, now with special memorial patches in honor of George Steinbrenner and Bob Sheppard.
Amid all the tributes of the past week since the owner's death, Goose Gossage tried to lend some...