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Ivan Nova struggled in his latest bid to gain the upper hand in the competition for a spot in the Yankees' rotation, giving up four runs Sunday in New York's 11-9 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates highlighted by Melky Mesa's grand slam.
Kevin Youkillis added a two-run shot for New York, and Brennan Boesch had two hits and a sacrifice fly in his second game with the Yankees. Boesch signed a one-year, $1.5 million contract Friday after he was released by the Detroit Tigers.
In his first game against his former teammates, Russell Martin went 0 for 2 with a run scored for Pittsburgh.
Nova gave up six hits and a walk in five innings. He struck out four.
Pirates right-hander Phil Irwin worked 2 1-3 innings, yielding six runs on seven hits and two walks.
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team. Is our goal 189 next year? Yes. But only if I’m convinced if the team I see, that we’ve put together, is a championship-caliber team.”
That is what New York Yankees inherited owner Hal Steinbrenner...
New York Yankees 11 — Pittsburgh Pirates 9
Melky Mesa and Kevin Youkilis continue getting into season form in today’s 11-9 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Ivan Nova started today’s game and went five innings. He struggled in the 4th inning and it started with a walk of former Yankee Russell Martin. A hit batter and a pair of double were a part of a three-run 4th inning...
In a move everyone has expected for months, the New York Yankees have placed Michael Pineda on the 60-day disabled list. Pineda is still battling shoulder issues that caused him to miss the entire 2012 season. The Yankees needed the roster spot so they made the move yesterday.
According to Chad Jennings of The Journal News, Pineda was placed on the disabled listed to open a spot...
Philadelphia Phillies 7 — New York Yankees 0
Hiroki Kuroda gave up four runs in today’s 7-0 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies.
The Yankees offense was held off the scoreboard today. Derek Jeter and Kevin Youkilis were able to get a double in the game. Brett Gardner got a hit as well. Minor league infielder Walter Ibarra was the only Yankee to get two hits in today’s game...
If you ask the Yankeees about the extent of Mark Teixeira‘s wrist injury, they will tell you that he’s expected to miss 8-10 weeks while waiting for it to heal. If you ask Teixeira himself, well, he seems to think it might be a bit longer than that.
Teixeira told reporters at spring training that his injury is not a wrist strain, but that it’s actually partially torn tendon...
You may recognize Derek Jeter’s girlfriend as the sexy genie on Direct TV’s newest ad campaign and also as a runner up for Sports Illustrated swimsuit’s Rookie of the Year. Hannah Davis is no doubt going to be a household name in no time, having just graced the cover of FHM South Africa and is now dating the most eligible man without a ring on his finger on the planet. Let’s...
Mark Teixeira has rejoined the New York Yankees at spring training after hurting his right wrist earlier this month and plans to start limited baseball drills in about a week.
The first baseman said Sunday he hopes to play again in a month or two. He strained the wrist while swinging a weighted bat left-handed off a tee March 5 in an indoor cage during pregame warmups with the U...
Tweet New York Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano has scooped the MVP Award for both the first and second rounds of this year’s World Baseball Classic but Fernando Rodney, his teammate on the Dominican Republic squad, has been almost as impressive and as entertaining as ever. Besides doing his trademark celebration after recording a [...]
Good news for those of you who enjoy both the sweetness of a milkshake and the refreshing taste of a cold brew.The Charleston RiverDogs, the Single-A affiliate of the New York Yankees, are planning to add a beverage to their concession stand that mixes milkshakes and beer together. The concoction will be aptly named a beer shake and will be available for purchase all season long...
Hey! That's Derek Jeter sucking A-Rod's dick.
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