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David Robertson is finally coming back today, but it is at the expense of David Phelps who will be sent to Single-A to be stretched out before returning to the Triple-A rotation, the Yankees announced today.
I’m not a fan of this move. Freddy Garcia has been downright awful for the Yankees this year and should be the one to go. The Yankees are a better team with Phelps on the...
The Lexington Herald Leader (Kentucky) June 12, 2012 TuesdayDear EditorHow long must this go on? For the past 10 years, The Sports Huddle has been on the air, starting with Alan Cutler, then Drew Deener and now Mike Cameron and Matthew Laurance.But the real problem is Chris Cross. For starters, he's getting too old. His topics are nowhere near what sports is today. He'...
And yet Joe Girardi thinks he has done it."Obviously, I can’t do this without the coaches and the players and the front office,” said Girardi, who has won 421 games with the Yankees. “They give me an opportunity to do this. They play hard and they are the ones who win the games.” That's OK. Fans are always overlooked in the MVP balloting. We expect anonyminity....
The New York Yankees will send right-hander Phil Hughes to the mound tonight in game one of a three-game set against the Washington Nationals. In his last outing vs. the Mets, Hughes lasted 6 1/3 innings, giving up one run (via the long-ball) and struck out six for the win. The right-hander has allowed three [...]
New York Yankees 7 — Washington Nationals 2 Phil Hughes went 6 strong innings to get the Yankees their 7th straight win in tonight’s 7-2 win over the Washington Nationals. In all of the starts by Phil Hughes, he has given up at least one home run. Today was the first start where [...]
Curtis Granderson drove in three runs, Derek Jeter had two hits and Phil Hughes pitched six innings to win his fourth straight start, and the New York Yankees won their seventh game in a row, beating the Washington Nationals 7-2 on Friday night.
Both teams entered with six-game winning streaks and leading their divisions. For the Nationals, the attention was unusual, the stands...
The Yankees selected right-handed pitcher Charlie Haslup in the 26th round out of the University of Maryland. He sat down with us for a Q&A session to talk about being drafted by the Yankees, who he would compare his game to at the big league level, to get an idea on his stuff, and more.
Mark Teixeira hit a two-run double in the 14th inning Saturday as the New York Yankees won their eighth straight game, beating the Washington Nationals 5-3.
Teixeira's drive to the right field corner off Brad Lidge (0-1) brought home Jayson Nix and Derek Jeter in the longest game by innings played by either team this season.
Freddy Garcia (1-2) pitched two innings to get the...
The Cubs are sellers which Ryan Dempster is expected to be available on the trade market and the Yankees are supposedly interested, according to Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times.
Dempster, 35, is in the middle of one of the best seasons of his career. In 11 starts so far, he has a 2.31 ERA, a 7.7 K/9, a 2.4 BB/9 and a career high 3.15 K/BB over 74 innings.
As good as...
The Yankees won their 6th in a row and 9 of their last 10 games and have maintained sole possession of 1st place in the AL East despite the Orioles winning their last 4 as they beat the Braves 3-2 to finish off the sweep Wednesday night. Here is tonight’s recap and graph.
Here is what the Yankees blogosphere was talking about.
After Alex Rodriguez tied Lou Gehrig for 1st...
Fortune Magazine republishes a piece from their archives weekly. This week, their article of choice deals with the 1946 Yankees. While the focus here is on the Yankees as a business, there are enough basebally tidbits to make it a worthwhile read regardless of your interest in baseball finances. Like this one:
At center field the incomparable Joe DiMaggio catches, as Joe...
Mike Francesa outted Steve Somers as 'disgusting' yesterday.
Mike then blasted the Mets for 'being upset' with Nick Swisher. That quickly became several people told him the Mets were upset. And...
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For the second year in a row, the MLB is letting players pick the rosters for the Home Run Derby. Last year, Prince Fielder and David Ortiz were captains. This year Robinson Cano, who won the 2011 Home Run Derby, is the captain of the American League and Matt Kemp will have the duties of selecting who [...]