Legacies are a special phenomenon in major competitions. Murderers' Row — the New York Yankees squad of the 1920s — owned baseball for an entire decade. The Chicago Bulls ruled the 1990s. And for the last 18 years, Indian-American children have dominated the Scripps National Spelling Bee. The most recent bee was no exception. Show More Summary
New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira is day-to-day after missing Wednesday's game with a neck injury. Continue for updates. Teixeira to Miss 3 Games Thursday, May 26 According to Bob Nightengale of USA Today, Teixeira will miss...Show More Summary
The Boston Red Sox are set to retire Wade Boggs' No. 26 on Thursday night, but after what he did on Wednesday, the team may be rethinking that special honor. OK, maybe not. But when someone wears a New York Yankees World Series ringShow More Summary
The return of Alex Rodriguez was upstaged by a four-legged critter during the ballplayer’s minor-league rehab assignment in New Jersey, not that A-Rod seemed to mind. The New York Yankees’ Double-A Trenton Thunder team has a tradition of using bat dogs (not to be confused with bad dogs) to retrieve bats from the field in […]
Zero. That's how many dollars the New York Yankees spent on major league free agents this winter. Considering they've got MLB's second-highest payroll and a well-earned reputation for cutting cartoonish checks, that's sort of a big deal. What...Show More Summary
Russell Martin hit his first two home runs of the season, Michael Saunders also went deep and the Toronto Blue Jays finally broke out their big bats again Wednesday night, halting the New York Yankees' six-game winning streak with an 8-4 victory.
Slumping first baseman Mark Teixeira is out of the New York Yankees' lineup against Toronto because his neck is bothering him again.
For the first time since the second week of the season, the New York Yankees are back at.500.
The Yankees are in the middle of a winning streak. Should they buy into it, or should they consider trading their most valuable players and focusing on 2018? The New York Yankees have won five straight games, sweeping a four-game series in Oakland. Show More Summary
Michael Pineda won for the first time since his opening start this season, Starlin Castro hit a tiebreaking, two-out single in the sixth inning and the New York Yankees beat the Oakland Athletics 5-4 to extend a winning streak to five for the first time in nearly a year.
I picked up a certified autograph of the 1977 American League Cy Young Award winner to add a 'wrinkle' to my award winners collection - Lyle was the New York Yankees relief ace during a time when closers got into a lot of games and pitched in multiple innings to choke off rallies and close out games.
Oakland’s stadium situation isn’t just messy. As the New York Yankees discovered Friday night, it’s wet and smelly, too. Water started leaking into the visitors dugout during Friday’s game at the Oakland Coliseum, an issue stemming from a backed-up toilet. Show More Summary
New York Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran became the fourth switch-hitter to hit 400 home runs. Can you name the other three? Answer at end of these notes.... Former Angels general manager Jerry Dipoto, now the GM of Seattle, had this to say in USA Today when asked what he has learned since taking...
The New York Yankees plan to activate designated hitter Alex Rodriguez from the disabled list Tuesday when the team begins a three-game homestand against Toronto.
CC Sabathia's 100th win with the New York Yankees didn't mean nearly as much as getting his season back on track.
Simon and Garfunkel, admirers of New York Yankee great Mickey Mantle, didn’t use the center-fielder’s name in their 1968 hit song “Mrs. Robinson.” Instead, they sang, “Where have you gone Joe Di Maggio? Our nation turns its lonely eyes to you….” Why? Songwriter Simon admitted he wasn’t a Di Maggio fan. But Mantle’s name didn’t work […]
Oakland Athletics outfielder Josh Reddick suffered a fractured thumb during his team’s 4-1 loss to the New York Yankees on Thursday, per John Hickey of the Bay Area News Group. Continue for updates. Reddick to See Specialist Thursday,...Show More Summary
Ivan Nova pitched six innings for his second win since moving into the starting rotation, Carlos Beltran hit a two-run homer and the New York Yankees held on to beat the Oakland Athletics 4-1 on Thursday night.
Yankees rumors about the future of manager Joe Girardi may have been addressed. These New York Yankees rumors stem from the slow start that the team has had during the 2016 MLB season. A report from ESPN.com has Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner blaming the players for the struggles, while simultaneously supporting Girardi. Show More Summary
The New York Yankees moved to 17-22 on Wednesday with a victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks, but owner Hal Steinbrenner is not happy his team is in last place in the American League East. He specifically singled out the players while...Show More Summary