A charity run by the New York Yankees has come under fire in a scathing report published on Tuesday by the New York Times that accuses the $40 million fund of several improprieties. The charity, called the New Yankee Stadium Community Benefits Fund, was created in 2006 to appease the neighborhoods in the Bronx directly affected by […]
LEADING OFF: Old-Timers' Day at Yankee Stadium, Barreto pop
First base at Yankee Stadium currently belongs to Tyler Austin.
It was not a set of circumstances that foretold success. The American League leader in home runs allowed took the mound against the New York Yankees, the most powerful team in the major leagues, at Yankee Stadium, a park susceptible to home runs. Predictably, homer-prone right-hander Ricky Nolasco...
ANGELS at YANKEES When: Thursday, 4 p.m. Where: Yankee Stadium TV: Fox Sports West THE PITCHERS ANGELS RHP JESSE CHAVEZ (5-7, 4.85) vs. Yankees: 4-1, 2.97 At Yankee Stadium: 1-1, 8.03 Hates to face: Chase Headley, 3 for7 (.429) Loves to face: Chris Carter, 3 for 16 (.188) YANKEES RHP LUIS SEVERINO (5-2, 2.99) vs. […]
ANGELS at YANKEES When: Wednesday, 4 p.m. Where: Yankee Stadium TV: Fox Sports West THE PITCHERS ANGELS RHP RICKY NOLASCO (2-8, 5.01) vs. Yankees: 1-2, 5.91 At Yankee Stadium: 1-0, 1.50 Hates to face: Didi Gregorius, 11 for 22 (.500) Loves to face: Brett Gardner, 1 for 9 (.111) YANKEES RHP JORDAN MONTGOMERY (4-4, 3.78) vs. […]
A clerk at a store near Yankee Stadium suffered a broken jaw and facial fractures when an angry customer threw avocados at him, CBS New York reported Tuesday. The May 29 assault, caught on camera, shows the customer repeatedly hurling the avocados at the employee and a coworker. Show More Summary
The Yankees this month reached out via email to a season-ticket holder with two seats high in the upper deck. "We would like to offer you an exclusive opportunity to purchase a private individual... To view the full story, click the title link.
After hitting his MLB-leading 19th home run of the season in the Yankees’ blowout win over the Orioles on Saturday, Aaron Judge outdid himself on Sunday. New York’s rookie phenom reached the 20-homer mark in loud fashion, with a sixth-inning solo blast off Logan Verrett that cleared the left field bleachers at Yankee Stadium. Statcast […]
Yes, it's the longest home run of the season so far
Somehow, Aaron Judge has one-upped himself.
11-year-old Landis Sims plays several different sports in school
Die-hard Yankees fan Will Smith remembers attending Bat Day at Yankee Stadium around 1980 and getting a Reggie Jackson signature bat. He was sitting in the right field bleachers in 1996 when the team... To view the full story, click the title link.
The rival New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox will square off in a series-deciding third game on Thursday night in the Bronx with a marquee pitching matchup on tap. The Boston Red Sox are 4-8 in their last 12 games at Yankee Stadium after splitting the first two games of this three-game series against New York. Show More Summary
Some people are built to handle the Boston sports media, and some people aren’t. Red Sox pitcher David Price plainly isn’t. On Wednesday at Yankee Stadium, the left-hander told the Boston Globe’s Dan Shaughnessy that he only would talk to reporters on the day he pitches. “I’m not cautious,’’ he told Shaughnessy. “I’m the same […]
Kate Mara rocked a lacy leather dress at the world premiere of her upcoming film Megan Leavey. The 34-year-old actress was joined by her fiance Jamie Bell for the big night at Yankee Stadium on Monday (June 5) in New York City. Also in attendance were Kate‘s co-stars Ramon Rodriguez, Common, Edie Falco, director Gabriela [...]
I’ve grown up as a Yankees fan. My first big league game was in 1977 at Yankee Stadium. I sat in the right field stands with my Dad, behind Reggie Jackson. I have faint memories of the game as well as vague memories of the Yankees World Series wins in 77 and 78. Show More Summary
Legislation by a New York City councilman calls for stadiums with more than 5,000 seats to extend protective nets from home plate to the foul poles.
The young fan was struck in the head by pieces of a broken bat on Wednesday night
The tribute took place before Tuesday night's game at Yankee Stadium