1. Biggest Winners and Losers from the Yankees' Offseason

    Major League Baseball's offseason is undeniably the most exciting in sports. Once the winter meetings get going in early December, players begin signing contracts and switching uniforms at a rapid pace...

    Gary  Phillips Written by Gary Phillips about 1 month ago 11,891 reads 23 comments

  2. Dark Horses Who Could Shake Up the 2014 MLB Award Voting Results

    Even though the 2014 MLB awards have yet to be handed out, in certain cases, the name of the winner has all but been etched onto the trophy. Take, for instance, Clayton Kershaw and the National League Cy Young Award...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 4 months ago 8,282 reads 8 comments

  3. Yankees' Dellin Betances Sets Franchise Single-Season Reliever Strikeout Record

    With his 131st strikeout of the season in Wednesday's 3-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays , Dellin Betances of the New York Yankees broke Mariano Rivera's franchise single-season ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 6 months ago 568 reads 0 comments

  4. 4 Important Silver Linings from the New York Yankees' Lost 2014 Season

    Maurice Setter once said , " Too many people miss the silver lining because they're expecting gold. ” That would be the optimist's way of looking at the 2014 New York Yankees , a team that has become synonymous with mediocrity...

    Gary  Phillips Written by Gary Phillips about 6 months ago 2,653 reads 2 comments

  5. Dellin Betances Sets Single-Season Yankees Record for Strikeouts by a Reliever

    On Wednesday, Dellin Betances ' 2014 season went from great to historic. In a 3-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays, the New York Yankees reliever picked up his 131st and 132nd strikeouts ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 months ago 12,137 reads 21 comments

  6. Dellin Betances Talks About Surreal Rise from Local Kid to Yankees All-Star

    Last Thursday, as part of its Real.Big.Summer program, Pepsi brought a four-story-high, world-record claw machine with larger-than-life prizes to Jenkinson's Boardwalk on the Jersey Shore...

    Peter F. Richman Written by Peter F. Richman about 8 months ago 10,603 reads 3 comments

  7. Yankees' Tanaka and Betances 1st Rookie Pitcher Teammates Selected as All-Stars

    The New York Yankees made a bit of history Sunday, becoming the first team in MLB history to have two rookie pitchers named to an All-Star team, per Elias Sports Bureau ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 8 months ago 1,385 reads 1 comments

  8. Ranking the Yankees' Best All Star-Game Candidates

    With July upon us, it is time to look at which members of the New York Yankees may be representing the club at this year's All-Star Game...

    Gary  Phillips Written by Gary Phillips about 8 months ago 925 reads 0 comments

  9. Yankees' Quartet of Rookies Keeping the Team Afloat

    With a 39-33 record, numerous injuries and a lineup crowded by hitters performing below expectations, it is scary to imagine where the New York Yankees would be without rookies Masahiro Tanaka, Yangervis Solarte, Dellin Betances and Chase Whitley...

    Gary  Phillips Written by Gary Phillips about 9 months ago 7,130 reads 14 comments

  10. Dellin Betances' Lights-out 2014 Evoking Memories of Mariano Rivera

    The 1996 New York Yankees rode the back of a 26-year-old relief pitcher all the way to an American League East title and World Series championship...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 9 months ago 16,876 reads 21 comments

  11. Is It Time for Dellin Betances to Replace David Robertson as Yankees Closer?

    Given the way Sunday's loss to the Minnesota Twins unfolded, the outcome was an especially brutal one for the New York Yankees ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 9 months ago 8,746 reads 35 comments

  12. Dellin Betances: The Biggest Success Story in the 2014 New York Yankees' Bullpen

    The close of the 2013 season marked the end of a long era of dominant relief pitching in the Bronx. Mariano Rivera , who reigned as the New York Yankees ’ closer since 1997, ...

    Ben Berkon Written by Ben Berkon about 9 months ago 3,717 reads 13 comments