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Yankees outfielder Curtis Granderson fractured his forearm a mere five pitches into Spring Training. Some fans are nervous about what’s going to happen with the Yankees after already losing Alex Rodriguez for at least half the season, and with Nick Swisher, Russell Martin, Eric Chavez, and Raul Ibanez all finding employment elsewhere, the Yankees have lost over 100 home runs from last season.... Read more
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New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman gave skydiving a try on Monday, and he loved it so much he went back for seconds. In retrospect, Cashman probably wishes he had just kept it to one jump. As John Harper of the NY Daily News shared with us, Cashman went skydiving with the Golden Knights of the US Army on Monday at Homestead Air Force Base in Florida. After feeling the...
If Brian Cashman was a player, the Yankees would have traded him by now. One too many back page headlines, and one too many disastrous deals. And Monday would have been the final straw. The guy who questioned Joba Chamberlain’s decision to jump on a trampoline with his son just snapped his leg like Joe Theisman while leaping from a plane. The guy who said no to a second act of...
How imperative is it for the New York Yankees to start the 2013 season off hot?
Yankees 4, Orioles 3 (Photo credit: Joe Shlabotnik)
Simply put, no team’s success can be contingent on older veterans unless they have serious depth on the bench, not even if you are the Yankees.
The pressure the Yankees have ensued on guys north of 38 years of age, and who are coming back...
The curse of the 2013 New York Yankees continued on Saturday, but Ichiro Suzuki dodged injury.
The Yankees’ outfielder was involved in a three-car crash around 4 p.m., according to the New York Post. Ichiro walked away from the scene unhurt.
The right fielder was driving south on a Tampa highway when his car struck Linda Trange Le‘s vehicle. Trange Le made a left turn in front...
Ichiro Suzuki walked away from a three-car crash late Saturday afternoon after a woman cut off the New York Yankees outfielder on a Tampa highway.
His Land Rover wasn't so fortunate.
"He is fine," said Yankees general manger Brian Cashman. "His interpreter called to let us know."
Ichiro was headed south on a Tampa highway about 4 p.m. when he slammed...
The New York Yankees have another injury concern, and it could affect Team USA at the World Baseball Classic.
First baseman Mark Teixeira was scratched from the Team USA lineup for Tuesday's exhibition with the Chicago White Sox because of a sore forearm, according to Anthony McCarron of the New York Daily News.
Tampa Bay Rays utility man Ben Zobrist replaced Teixeira at first...
Brian Cashman took a break from the payroll drama that is the New York Yankees and jumped out of a plane from 12,500 feet Monday morning. Not that the pressure was getting to him or anything — the Yankees general manager did it to raise awareness for the Wounded Warrior Project and his own sense of worth.
The jump with the Golden Knights of the U.S. Army, based out of Homestead...
Yankees slugger Mark Teixeira has been scratched from the U.S. lineup for Tuesday's exhibition game against the Chicago White Sox with a sore right forearm.
The injury is not considered serious.
The U.S. was preparing for its opener in the World Baseball Classic on Friday night against Mexico by taking on the White Sox at Camelback Ranch.
The Rays' Ben Zobrist started...
Joe Bisceglie from Dog And Pony Show is the topic of conversation the past hour on the Boomer & Carton radio program. Why? Because JB had Melky Cabrera's suspension news a full month before anyone...
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New York Yankees 5 — Boston Red Sox 2
The Yankees committed two errors but the two errors by the Red Sox were big in today’s 5-2 win.
The first error committed by the Red Sox came in the 6th inning with one on base already. This would be a part of the bases becoming loaded for Eduardo Nunez. The Yankees notably sloppy defensive infielder is...
Is it time to panic in New York? Things so far this season are not looking good for the Yankees at all. Every season, it seems like there is something wrong in the Big Apple, but they always seem to pull it together and make the playoffs.
Will that happen this season? That is the question that many people will be asking coming into the start of the baseball season. Here...
What does Brian Cashman have in common with Derek Jeter and Joba Chamberlain? Nothing really besides having the third most famous broken ankle in recent New York Yankees history.
After the Yankees general manager broke his right fibula and dislocated his right ankle while skydiving with the Golden Knights of the U.S. Army Monday morning, Cashman had surgery later at Broward Health...
Giancarlo Stanton‘s tape-measure bombs have earned the admiration of a few of his Team USA teammates.
CBSsports.com’s Danny Knobler reports that several batting-practice pitches to the Marlins slugger landed in the parking lot of Arizona’s Salt River Fields during practice for the World Baseball Classic, causing Mark Teixeira‘s jaw to drop in disbelief.
The Yankees first...