Found May 28, 2012 on Reading Between The Seams:
PLAYERS: Derek Jeter
TEAMS: New York Yankees

Andruw Jones hit by his own foul ball off backstop (Video)

New York Yankees DH Andruw Jones had a bit of a surprise Sunday after he hit a foul ball into the backstop and it bounced back and hit him during Sunday's game against the Oakland A's. Your browser does not support iframes. It happened in the top of the eighth inning when Jones hit a foul ball straight back behind home plate into the bottom of the backstop. The ball...

Yankees Game 48 Lineup: 05/28/12

<a href="" rel=\"attachment wp-att-6912\">In game one of a three-game set against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, the New York Yankees will send right-hander...

Yanks fan snags homer while holding baby

There was at least one New York Yankees fan smiling after last night's wild 9-8 loss to the Los Angeles Angels. A man wearing a Yankees cap caught Mark Teixeira's home run ball in the left field seats at Angels Stadium while holding a baby in his arms. The man— who was surrounded by a lot of other Yankees fans holding kids— managed to catch Tex's fifth-inning blast...

Larsen to auction uniform from 1956 perfect game

Former New York Yankees pitcher Don Larsen reportedly is auctioning his uniform from the perfect game he threw in Game 5 of the 1956 World Series. Larsen, 82, told the New York Times he selling the jersey and pants he wore during that Oct. 8, 1956, game to help pay for his grandsons' college education. "What the uniform actually sells for is not that important to me...

Retired FDNY lieutenant sues Yankees following drunken Stadium beating, Twizzler theft

48-year-old retired FDNY lieutenant Richard Kelly is suing the New York Yankees after claiming he suffered a beating at Yankees Stadium in May by pair of drunk brothers. “It wasn’t just an attack on... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~

Please bear with George Brett as he’s “still new to this tweeter stuff”

Kansas City Royals great George Brett took to his Twitter account earlier today and attempted to congratulate Derek Jeter on passing him on MLB’s all time hit list. But unfortunately, Brett’s attempt to call Jeter a “class act” went awry when he left out the letter “l” and capitalized the letter “a”. Less than a minute later, Brett quickly fixes his mistake. And...

Pitching Matchups For Yankees @ Angels

Game 1: Tonight @ 9:05 PM - TV: YES/MLBN - Radio: WCBS RHP Phil Hughes (4-5, 4.94) vs. RHP Jered Weaver (6-1, 2.61) Game 2: Tuesday @ 10:05 PM - TV: YES - Radio: WCBS LHP Andy Pettitte (2-1, 2.53) vs. RHP Dan Haren (2-5, 3.76) Game 3: Wednesday @ 10:05 PM - TV: YES/ESPN2 - Radio: WCBS RHP Ivan Nova (4-2, 5.69) vs. RHP Ervin Santana (2-6, 4.22)

Yankees 2, A's 0

OAKLAND, Calif. - Although the Yankees didn't mash the ball around the Coliseum as they had in winning the first two games this weekend, they didn't need to this time. Hiroki Kuroda did most of the work, pitching eight innings in the Yankees' 2-0 victory over the A's on Sunday, completing the sweep. After scoring 15 runs and hitting six homers in the first two games...

Memorial Day Prospect Rankings: My Top 15

The Filibuster

Steinbrenner says the Yankees aren’t for sale. A few billion would be tough to turn down though, so do you believe him? Kevin Ferndale, MD ___________________________________ I still remember the first time I missed out on my first billion.  In fact, it was just a couple days ago when no one took me up on my brilliant idea to go mine asteroids.  Seriously people, where are your...

Game Preview 5/29/12: Master Eight - Yankees @ Angels

@ New York Yankees (26-22) @ Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (25-25) Pitching Probables: NYY – Andy Pettite (2-1, 2.53 ERA)  LAA – Dan Haren (2-5, 3.76 ERA) Game Info: 7:05 PM PT; TV - Fox Sports West; Radio - KLAA 830 Hey, what's this? That record up there, look! The Angels are actually at .500 again!!! Whoopie!!!! It seems like with the roll they're on they'...
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