Found December 23, 2011 on
On Thursday, we described the FBI's internal investigation into Steinbrenner's curiously close relationship with the bureau's Tampa field office. We will now commence with the presentation of amusements and oddities found in the nearly 700 pages of new Steinbrenner records the FBI turned over to us. More »
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
PRAISE THE PINSTRIPES
Yankees OF Nick Swisher is disappointed with his team's showing last season, so he wants to put the squad back on the map.
Damn, Yankees! The Bronx Bombers surpass the $200 million mark in Luxury Taxpayments, select "read more" to see year-by-year figures
The bill collector came calling today for clubs in Major League Baseball that broke the Luxury Tax threshold for the league. And, as it has been in every case since the process was put in place by the league, the New York Yankees were...
The New York Yankees were assessed a $13.9 million luxury tax bill on Thursday as one of two teams to have to pay the tax, according to reports.
The Yankees' fee is their lowest since 2003, having paid an $18 million fee last season and $25.7 million the year prior.
The Boston Red Sox were hit with a $3.4 million bill, more than double from last season.
The fees are assessed...
Recently, we learned that Jorge Posada would like to continue playing in 2012 if he can find the right situation. There appears to be interest in the veteran as the Rays, Orioles, and Phillies have inquired on Posada, the catcher's father told Javier Maymi of ESPNDeportes.com (Spanish link).
Sources told Maymi that the Rays are interested in exploring the possibility of...
In the span of a few moments, Joba Chamberlain called 2011 “an interesting year, that’s for dang sure,” and gave a rueful chuckle as he recounted going through Tommy John surgery and two operations soon after that for a ruptured appendix and abscessed infection.