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StubHub or Yankees Ticket Exchange?
Surely you heard how the New York Yankees pulled out of MLB’s re-partnering deal with StubHub.
Instead, the Yankees joined with Ticketmaster to form their own ticket resale site called Yankees Ticket Exchange.
Back on February 11th, inherited owner Hal Steinbrenner explained the YTE concept via ESPN New York, “The Yankees Ticket Exchange will be a safe, convenient, reliable and expedient way to purchase and sell guaranteed authentic Yankees tickets. It is unfortunate that unscrupulous resellers utilize deceptive practices and tactics and employ unofficial websites, all of which give rise to counterfeit tickets.”
StubHub…. counterfeit tickets?
I have bought countless Yankees tickets on StubHub for regular season games, ALDS, ALCS and the 2009 World Series for games in both Philadelphia and the Bronx, and never once have I had any issue with a counterfeit ticket. Nor have the many f...
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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...
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...
CC makes his first start of the spring today.
CC Sabathia will be making his spring training debut this afternoon against the Marlins. Over the offseason he had elbow surgery and has been limited to two simulated games this spring.
Brett Gardner and Ichiro have had impressive springs thus far. Gardner is batting .364 this spring and Ichiro is batting a whopping .462. It may only...
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...
Miami Marlins 3 — New York Yankees 7
CC Sabathia made his Spring debut in today’s 7-3 win over the Miami Marlins.
Travis Hafner was brought in this offseason to provide offense that would benefit from the short porch in right field at Yankee Stadium and today was his first true showing of power. In the 3rd inning, Hafner hit a no doubt two-run home run into right field...
A balding Derek Jeter as sexually desirable as Mickey Mantle? Even after he became a Born Again Christian the notion is preposterous, ok?
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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...
After losing Nick Swisher as a free agent and Mark Teixeira and Curtis Granderson to preseason injuries, the New York Yankees have started adding again.
The Yankees have reached agreement with outfielder Brennan Boesch on a one-year contract, two sources confirmed to FOXSports.com. The team later confirmed the deal Friday night, which is worth $1.5 million according to Jon Heyman...
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...