With veteran pitchers Mariano Rivera and Andy Pettitte retiring, there is no question that the New York Yankees are a team in transition. The presence of shortstop Derek Jeter is one thing that will remain unchanged in the 2014 season,...Show More Summary
Trades, trades, what do they mean? We just recently celebrated the 8 year anniversary of Lidge vs. Pujols (somewhere Andy Pettitte is still saying "oh my God!") I've seen highlights of Albert's big blast off of the Astros reliever in...Show More Summary
HOUSTON (AP) — When Andy Pettitte envisioned how his final start would play out, he imagined a lot of scenarios.
New York Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte pitched a complete game in the final start of his career on Saturday night, as the Yankees earned a 2-1 win over the Houston Astros in the 41-year-old's final appearance on the mound, per CBS Sports'...Show More Summary
Mariano Rivera made his final appearance in Yankee Stadium last night. With two outs in the eight inning, Andy Pettitte and Derek Jeter walked to the mound to take him out, and Mo left the mound for the last time ever. It was a great moment. Show More Summary
New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera, baseball's career saves leader, made a memorable and emotional farewell appearance at Yankee Stadium, breaking down in tears on the mound in the embrace of Andy Pettitte, who had been sent out with Derek Jeter to call Rivera to the mound. Show More Summary
The sendoff for Mariano Rivera at Yankee Stadium was one of the most fantastic moments of the sporting year. When both Derek Jeter and Andy Pettitte came out to remove Rivera from his final appearance at Yankee Stadium to allow the crowd to pay tribute to the future Hall of Famer, it was everything right about sports. Show More Summary
After 19 Hall of Fame seasons, Mariano Rivera has thrown his final pitch at Yankee Stadium. With the New York Yankees leading the Tampa Bay Rays by four runs in the top of the eighth inning on Thursday night, manager Joe Girardi slowly...Show More Summary
Mariano Rivera made his final appearance at Yankee Stadium when he came into the game for the final two outs of the eighth inning against the Rays... But the best moment came in the ninth inning. After getting the first two outs, Andy Pettitte and Derek Jeter came out to remove Rivera from the game... Show More Summary
Last Sunday, two of the greatest Yankees in that team's storied history, Mariano Rivera and Andy Pettitte, pitched in Yankee Stadium for the last time in their respective careers. It was a bittersweet day for Yankee fans as they remembered...Show More Summary
It's not official yet, but the careers of Mariano Rivera and Andy Pettitte, much like the former Yankee Stadium, will come to a close on a note as anticlimatic as can be. For only the second time in the wild-card era, the New York Yankees...Show More Summary
Friday afternoon, the big news in New York was Andy Pettitte announcing his retirement after this season. Sunday, the big news is going to be Mariano Rivera's grand retirement ceremony. In between, though? When Alex Rodriguez arrived in the clubhouse Friday, he didn't know about Pettitte. Show More Summary
Upon the news that Andy Pettitte is retiring (again), I'm wondering if he belongs in the Hall of Fame. I've wondered this before, but the wonderful thing about the human mind is that it's plastic... I'm not going to read what I've written before on this subject, because I might think of completely new things without the burden of past thoughts. Show More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte will retire after this season.
One of the greatest careers in New York Yankees history is coming to an end. In a story first reported by Joel Sherman of the New York Post and later confirmed by The New York Times, CBS Sports and Fox Sports, Andy Pettitte is retiring...Show More Summary
Yankees starter Andy Pettitte is expected to once again announce his retirement from the MLB at some point today. The 41-year-old ace had retired in 2011 only to rejoin the team a year later for the 2012 season. Of his 18 years in the major leagues, Pettitte spent 15 of them wearing pinstripes plus a three-year stint in his native Houston playing for the Astros. [ more › ]
An era is rapidly coming to an end in New York, as Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte is reportedly announcing his retirement effective at the end of the 2013 season. With Pettitte announcing his retirement Friday, Mariano Rivera having a...Show More Summary
New York Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte will announced that he will retire after 18 seasons in the Major Leagues on Friday. Pettitte, who is a member of the "Core Four" with Derek Jeter, Mariano Rivera, and Jorge Posada, has "spent 15 of his 18 years in the league with the Yankees, playing from 2004-06 with his hometown Houston Astros. Show More Summary
(NEW YORK) — Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte will retire after this season. The team announced Pettitte’s decision in a news release Friday, hours before opening its final homestand of the season. The 41-year-old left-hander says he has exhausted himself mentally and physically and knows the time is right. Show More Summary
“Andy” hangs them up, again.