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Derek Jeter broke his ankle in the ALDS last year. He still has not fully recovered. “The Captain” is among “The Walking Dead” who the Yankees currently have on the DL.
Everyone is infected…
Phil “Yooz” – Back
“The Grandyman” – Arm
A-Rod – Torn Labia
Mark Tiexierierixa – Wrist
“#1 in your heart, but #2 on your scorecard”, “The Captain” – Ankle
On Monday, Major League Baseball gets underway with opening day 2013. No one counts the Sunday night game, ESPN. Don’t even try me. One of the biggest topics of discussion this off-season has been the New York Yankees. They have been absolutely ravaged by the use of PEDs injury bug.
To start the season, the Yankees will have $91.275 million on the disabled list. That total would be more than 16 other teams in Major League Baseball.
So to honor those we have lost, we have used AMC’s Dead Yourself App to have a little fun.
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What do New York Yankees fans like to be?
New York has a passionate fan base that likes to be in the know when it involves their beloved Yankees.
With 2013 Opening Day just days away, I thought that fans might benefit from viewing the 2013 team’s depth chart.
Otherwise things could get confusing for many when they see who is playing, what, and where come April...
The people have spoken, and the trade for Vernon Wells is now considered the top Yankee bad omen for 2013. (NOTE: The poll was taken before the signing of Lyle Overbay.) You chose Vernon Wells over "No Youth" by a tight margin, with "Youkilis," "Jeter limping," "Robbie sitting on generous offer," and "tomorrow's injury" coming...
Print. This. Out.1. April is strong. The scrap heap Yankees are long on scrap and short on - well - "heap," finishing that wordplay, despite lack of meaning. Lyle Overbay, Vernon Wells, Ben Francisco, Brennan Boesch and Cookie Rojas - (they coax him from retirement) - bring experienced professionalism and do something the team couldn't do last year: Hit with runners...
The mother of a woman accused of stalking New York Yankees General Manager Brian Cashman has abruptly dropped her lawsuit against him.
The New York Post reports that Caroline Meanwell filed documents in court Tuesday to drop the lawsuit.
The suit had alleged that Cashman conspired with her daughter's former therapist and his legal team to trick Meanwell into calling 911 to...
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In order to make room for Vernon Wells on the 40-man roster, the Yankees have released infielder David Adams, according to WFAN’s Sweeny Murti.
Adams, 25, was originally drafted by the Tigers in 2005 but didn’t sign. In 2008, the Yankees took him in the third round. Last year, Adams hit .306 with eight homers and 48 RBIs in 86 games. Overall in his five years...
Pittsburgh Pirates 2 — New York Yankees 1
Yankees score one in the 9th in today’s 2-1 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Hiroki Kuroda looked impressive in his start today as a final tune-up for the regular season. In six innings, Kuroda gave up just one single while striking out five. Boone Logan came in and didn’t get an out before exiting with an injury. Former Yankee...
Houston Astros 4 — New York Yankees 4 [10 Innings]
The Yankees overcome an early deficit and end tonight’s game in a 4-4 tie with the Houston Astros.
Opening Day starter CC Sabathia had his last warmup of the Spring and started with struggles but settled down to put together five innings of work. On four hits, including three doubles, Sabathia gave up four runs in the 1st...
I took a moment from - what feels like - endless packing to write about a disturbing but not shocking story that came out yesterday involving Alex Rodriguez. The Yankees third baseman is no stranger to controversy but this time the issue lies within his wallet more than his body. For the first time in a while Rodriguez may be answering questions regarding his salary than his whereabouts during...
Remember the whole to-do this winter about how the Yankees came up with their own ticket exchange system with Ticketmaster, snubbing StubHub? And how the only way Yankee fans were going to be able to print out electronic tickets on the secondary market was with the Yankees Ticket Exchange? And that because of this, StubHub was going to have to open up a location by Yankee Stadium...
David Phelps pitched into the sixth inning, striking out nine, Bobby Wilson had three RBIs and the New York Yankees beat the Baltimore Orioles 11-8 on Wednesday night.
Phelps will start the season in the Yankees rotation because Phil Hughes will begin the year on the disabled list with a bulging disk in his back.
He allowed three runs on four hits in 5 1-3 innings. Phelps walked...
Vlogger: "David Phelps the son of the hate preacher Fred Phelps was commenting on the upcoming Easter Sunday crucifixion when he was attacked by Billy The Fridge (BTF), a man weighing 500 pounds who...
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AL BEast Notebook – March 27
The Yankees made two moves this week, trading for Vernon Wells and signing Lyle Overbay to a “minor league contract.” Wells is expected to start the season in left field and Overbay is likely to be the Opening Day first baseman.
These moves practically scream “My name is Brian Cashman, I screwed up and it’s time to panic.”
Cashman and Hal...
Vernon Wells is excited about the chance to wear the New York Yankees' pinstriped uniform.
Wells went 0 for 3 with an RBI groundout in his debut with the Yankees, and the Houston Astros and New York played to a 4-all tie Tuesday night in 10 innings.
The Yankees completed a trade with the Los Angeles Angels earlier in the day to get Wells. The 34-year-old outfielder flied out...
I have stayed away from spring training because that Pukilis person is still a Yankee. And he remains unhurt.But a few things are emerging from the fog of spring:1. The Yankees are too old.2. They will continue to be beset with injuries.3. The injuries will be sequential. 4. The strategy of signing over-paid, slow, basically career-finished players, and making them very...