1. New York Yankees Next Major League Baseball Team to Head Down Under

    It is the best-known sporting franchise in the world. No, not the Maitland Blacks Rugby Union Club, but the New York Yankees ...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 1 hour ago 67 reads 0 comments

  2. Teixeira Not Budging from Sunday Return After Rehab Game

    Mark Teixeira declared Thursday that he'll be able to return from the disabled list when eligible on Sunday and didn't sound like he'd be thrilled about waiting any longer than that...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 5 hours ago 116 reads 0 comments

  3. First Pitch: CC vs. Price ... Here We Go Again

    NEW YORK -- Weren't the Rays supposed to trade David Price last winter? They didn't, so the Yankees have to face him again Thursday night, in their first meeting of the season with the Rays...

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  4. Mark Teixeira to Begin Rehab Assignment Today

    Working his way back from a Grade 1 hamstring injury suffered on April 4 in Toronto , Mark Teixeira will begin his road back to the Yankees by playing three innings in a game today...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 11 hours ago 41 reads 0 comments

  5. Yankees Honor Nelson Mandela's 1990 Visit with Monument Park Plaque

    Nelson Mandela probably couldn't hit a curveball, but he has earned a place alongside Yankees greats in Monument Park. Nelson Mandela probably couldn't hit a curveball, but he has earned a place alongside Yankees greats in Monument Park...

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  6. Could Yankees' Murphy Become Pineda's Personal Catcher?

    NEW YORK -- John Ryan Murphy -- remember, it's not J.R. anymore -- got his first start of the 2014 season for the Yankees on Wednesday night, catching Michael Pineda's shutout gem against the Cubs...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 11 hours ago 181 reads 0 comments

  7. Masahiro Tanaka Is Living Up to the Hype

    We've all tried to separate the hype from the reality when it comes to Masahiro Tanaka, but after his first three starts, that's becoming harder to do...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 15 hours ago 11 reads 0 comments

  8. Yankees' Carlos Beltran Passes Joe DiMaggio on All-Time Home Run List

    New York Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran has played only 14 games with his new team, but it didn't take him long to surpass a milestone that was set by one of the franchise's most-beloved icons...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 1 day ago 1,394 reads 1 comments

  9. How Masahiro Tanaka Is Sending Strikeout Rate Sky-High in MLB

    Through three major league starts, Masahiro Tanaka has become the ace of the New York Yankees staff, dominated three different lineups and established himself as must-watch television...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 1 day ago 45,971 reads 151 comments

  10. Tanaka leads Yanks; 28 K's in 1st 3 games

    NEW YORK -- Masahiro Tanaka allowed two bunt hits in eight dominant innings, Carlos Beltran homered for the third straight game and New York welcomed the Chicago Cubs to the current ...

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  11. Yankees Lineup: Jeter (Quad) Returns for Game 2

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 day ago 7 reads 0 comments

  12. Soriano Says 'I Just Want to Win' as He Thinks Back on Cubs Losing

    With the Chicago Cubs in the visitor's dugout for Wednesday's chilly doubleheader, Yankees designated hitter Alfonso Soriano had the chance to reflect on his nearly seven-year stay in the Windy City...

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  13. New York Yankees' Biggest Early-Season Surprises and Disappointments

    The New York Yankees have already given us a lot to analyze in the season's first couple of weeks. A rash of injuries in 2013 led to a reconstruction of the roster this offseason ...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 1 day ago 4,125 reads 7 comments

  14. The Yankees' Most Messed-Up Position

    It was shortly before the General Managers meetings in November when baseball executives and agents started wondering aloud about what the Yankees were going to do for a backup first baseman, with Mark Teixeira coming off right wrist surgery...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 1 day ago 15 reads 0 comments

  15. UTK: The Yankees Infield Is Broken with Injuries to Teixeira, Roberts and Jeter

    Right now, the MVP of the Yankees is not a player, but Steve Donahue. The longtime Yankees athletic trainer has been holding the team together with white tape and long hours, but the team is falling apart due to its very construction...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 1 day ago 6,135 reads 14 comments

  16. Steinbrenner: Yankees Don't Need to Sign Drew

    NEW YORK -- Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner told reporters at a Major League Baseball-sponsored Diversity Business Summit that he sees no need for his club to sign free-agent shortstop Stephen Drew in spite of New York's injury-depleted infield...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 2 days ago 175 reads 0 comments

  17. Cervelli to 60-Day DL; Sizemore, Murphy Recalled

    Yankees backup catcher Francisco Cervelli, who was diagnosed with a Grade 2 hamstring strain on Monday, was placed on the 60-day disabled list, the club announced after Tuesday's game against the Chicago Cubs was rained out at Yankee Stadium...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 days ago 1,066 reads 0 comments

  18. Debate: Who's Been NY's Biggest Disappointment So Far?

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  19. Cervelli to 60-Day DL; Sizemore, Murphy Recalled

    Yankees recall C John Ryan Murphy and INF Scott Sizemore to fill 2 roster spots. Cervelli to 60-day DL. Greene was already sent to AAA...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 days ago 24 reads 0 comments

  20. Yankees, Cubs Postponed in New York

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  21. Yankees Will Call Up John Ryan Murphy from Triple-A

    The Yankees won last night's game against the Red Sox , but they also lost their backup catcher and acting first baseman in Francisco Cervelli to a grade 2 hamstring strain...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 2 days ago 26 reads 0 comments

  22. Is Brian McCann Coming out of Awful Early-Season Yankees Slump?

    After batting just .162 with zero extra-base hits and two RBI headed through his first 10 games, Brian McCann ’s bat finally came alive over the weekend...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 days ago 4,134 reads 4 comments

  23. The Yankees Are Using the Shift More, and It's Working

    With just two weeks down in this baseball season — if we were at a football game, there would be roughly 11:11 left in the first quarter — the Yankees are on pace to win two more games than last year...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 3 days ago 78 reads 0 comments

  24. Olney: Soriano Will Retire If He Has a Poor 2014 Season

    Via Buster Olney (subs. req'd): Alfonso Soriano said he intends to retire if he has a poor 2014 season. If this year goes well, he'd like to stick around and play another two seasons, preferably with the Yankees ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 3 days ago 53 reads 0 comments

  25. Yankees Place Cervelli on DL with Hamstring Injury

    Yankees backup catcher Francisco Cervelli will be placed on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday, the team said, after an MRI showed he has a Grade 2 right hamstring strain...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 days ago 41 reads 0 comments