Found July 02, 2012 on
Tampa Bay Rays
New York Yankees
Yankees take on Matt Moore and the Tampa Bay Rays tonight. The game is nationally televised on ESPN as Freddy Garcia takes the mound for the first time since taking a role in the Yankees bullpen. Look for the Yankees to try and jump on Moore early before he can establish his high powered fastball.
Derek Jeter DH
Curtis Granderson CF
Mark Teixeira 1B
Alex Rodriguez 3B
Robinson Cano 2B
Nick Swisher RF
Andruw Jones LF
Jayson Nix SS
Chris Stewart C
RHP Freddy Garcia
BEST OF MAXIM
Robinson Cano is a liar.Before last night's 4-3 Yankee loss to the Rays, I took to Twitter and saw a series of tweets by Chris Kamler (@TheFakeNed), a guest on one of my earlier podcasts. He was calling Cano a liar and I didn't know why:Bernadette Pasley @LadyBatting"@TheFakeNed: #SayItAintCano "Yankee" is East-Coast for "Liar.""//When...
Cole Hamels (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)
The July 31st major league baseball trade deadline is looming and teams will be deciding in the coming weeks if they are buyers or sellers. Will the Toronto Blue Jays pull the plug on their seemingly sinking ship as they continue to fall farther out of contention in the absolutely brutal world of the AL East? Will the Detroit Tigers...
From MLB.com:The starting lineups for the 2012 All-Star Game on July 10 at Kauffman Stadium have been named, so get set Kansas City, here they come.
The 17 starters announced on the 2012 MLB All-Star Game Selection Show presented by Taco Bell on TBS on Sunday give new meaning to the words "star power." Fans have already won, making a record-setting statement in...
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The move clears a roster spot for reliever Chad Qualls, who was acquired from the Phillies on Sunday evening. Wade has a 5.79 ERA in 32 2/3 innings this season. This move was the obvious action once Qualls was signed.
Phil Hughes fought the 95 degrees on the thermometer with zeros on the scoreboard.
Hughes pitched eight efficient innings, Robinson Cano hit a tiebreaking two-run homer after wasting a chance with the bases loaded his first time up and the New York Yankees again rode the long ball to a 4-2 win Sunday over the Chicago White Sox for a series split between division leaders.
If you look carefully, you'll see a former Yankee fraud prospect named, Warren,sitting with hands folded in his lap, just behind the driver's farting ass.Well deserved.Out of town. Out of my line of sight.
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New York Yankees 4 — Tampa Bay Rays 7
Fielding errors and mental errors loom large in tonight’s 7...
With two regulars missing from their rotation, the New York Yankees could sorely use some better performances from Freddy Garcia than the last time he was in the rotation.
A visit to the struggling Tampa Bay Rays might help Garcia ease back into a starting role and enable the Yankees to end their seven-game skid at Tropicana Field on Monday night.
New York (48-30) suffered two...
"Bald Vinny" and The Bleacher Creatures are doing the best to try and win me over.And it's working.Full disclosure. I'm not a New York Yankees fan, but when it comes to saluting their own...no one does it better. Case in point...this year's annual Old-Timers Game.Good friend of The Hall, "Bald Vinny' Milano (the de facto leaders of The Bleacher...
In the first inning of Sunday's Yankees-White Sox game, Robinson Cano grounded into a double play off Gavin Floyd. In the third inning, he worked his way into a 3-1 count. Here's what happened then:
That's an ugly swing, especially in a hitter's count. Cano certainly thought so.
That prompted this exchange between YES Network broadcasters Michael Kay...
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To make room for Quallls on the 40-man roster the Yankees have designated Matt Antonelli for assignment.
The 33-year-old was 1-1 with a 4.60 ERA in 35 games for the Phillies this season. In 31.1 innings, the right-hander allowed 16 ER on 39 hits, walked 9, and struck out 19.