40 min ago | Maddux Sports Blog
The New York Yankees and Tampa Bay Rays will open up a three-game American League East series Friday night, with the first pitch scheduled for 7:10 p.m. ET New York dropped its final two games of a three-game series to Baltimore, including a 6-3 setback as -116 road favorites Wednesday night, while pushing up against the betting total of 9. The ... (more)
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Detroit Tigers pitching coach Jeff Jones, left, talks with starting pitcher Justin Verlander, right, in the sixth inning against the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday in Cleveland.
7 hrs ago | BleacherReport
As the 2013 season approached, many baseball fans thought that the AL East was the division most up for grabs, with any of the five teams showing the ability and promise to make a run at winning the division.
Kuroda was forced from New York's 6-3 defeat with a bruised right calf. The injury occurred when he was hit by a line drive off the bat of Manny Machado in the second inning.
Curtis Granderson proclaimed himself to be completely comfortable at the plate before Wednesday's game against the Orioles at Camden Yards.
One of the greatest things about writing for a blog like Yanks Go Yard is the ability to put your opinion out there about the dealings of all things Yankees.
Instead, the man who used to have Joe Girardi's job in The Bronx pointed to the ways the team has been able to overcome the injuries to so many of their high-profile players.
Do we cancel the rest of the season and give Joe Girardi a contract extension and Manager of the Year honors? And do we just get it over with in Flushing and proclaim Terry Collins a goner after this year, if not sooner? It's an interesting dualism - on one side a manager who is battling an injury situation that makes plague look like the common ... (more)
For almost nine years the Colorado Rockies were the only organization Nelson knew, beginning the day he was drafted ninth overall in 2004 and ending when he was traded to the New York Yankees on May 1. After playing 10 games for the Yankees, Nelson was designated for assignment on May 15.
Against the Toronto Blue Jays this season, the only thing that has stopped the Yankees was a day full of rain.
Curtis Granderson's versatility is only matched by his affability. The Yankees lined Granderson up for his first Major League game in right field Saturday against Toronto, and the longtime center fielder assured his manager that he wouldn't have a problem at the new position.
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When Yankees manager Joe Girardi is preparing for bed at the end of the night, he makes a phone call to one of his employees to prepare a fine bottle of wine.