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What a long, strange trip it's been: Getting ready for the Grateful Dead's "Fare Thee Well" tour

I know I should be writing something about the Yankees and Alex Rodriguez making a deal on his milestones (my opinion is that the Yankees got off easy) or even the Yanks paying $150K to a charity of Zack Hample's choice to get his 3,000 hit ball (my opinion is that he is even more of a self-aggrandizer than me, which is not easy to do!)But tonight is a very important night. The Grateful...
Via Subway Squawkers
26 minutes ago  |  Discuss

New York Yankees: should they look to reunite with Joba Chamberlain?

Early Friday afternoon, various baseball sources reported that the Detroit Tigers gave up on 2014 free agent signing Joba Chamberlain, as they designated him for assignment. Although the Tigers looked to Chamberlain to help solidify the back end of their bullpen, he failed at doing so – hence the move. In the 2015 season, Chamberlain had an unsatisfactory 4.09 earned run average...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
36 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Charity wins: A-Rod, Yankees settle dispute over $6 million milestone bonus

The dispute between Alex Rodriguez and the New York Yankees over the $6 million bonus for tying Willie Mays on MLB’s all-time home run list has been settled. Following Rodriguez’s PED scandal, the Yankees felt they weren’t obligated to pay the bonus. There was no longer any achievement or milestone to celebrate and promote since A-Rod’s achievements are now disgraced. However...
Via Bloguin Best
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Charity wins: A-Rod, Yankees settle dispute over $6 million milestone bonus

The dispute between Alex Rodriguez and the New York Yankees over the $6 million bonus for tying Willie Mays on MLB’s all-time home run list has been settled. Following Rodriguez’s PED scandal, the Yankees felt they weren’t obligated to pay the bonus. There was no longer any achievement or milestone to celebrate and promote since A-Rod’s achievements are now disgraced. However...
Via The Outside Corner
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Rays vs. New York Yankees: whose bats will come to life first?

Both the New York Yankees and Tampa Bay Rays come into this Fourth of July series in a tight race for the American League East. The Yankees are tied for the lead with the Baltimore Orioles but the Rays sit just one game behind both of them. However, neither team is playing their best baseball leading up to this series. The Yankees are usually a team that does not have a problem scoring...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Carlos Beltran headed to the DL

The New York Yankees lineup took a hit today, as they learned they will be without outfielder Carlos Beltran for the foreseeable future. Beltran left the Yankees contest against the Los Angeles Angles on Tuesday with an apparent injury. He left during the fifth inning, as he aggravated a previous injury to his left rib cage. Beltran had hoped that the injury wasn’t too serious...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

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Via Fox Sports Florida
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A-Rod, Yankees settle dispute over home run milestone bonus

The 4th of July holiday may be just around the corner, but Alex Rodriguez and the New York Yankees appear hellbent on tying up a lot of loose ends related to the team’s designated hitter before the holiday weekend, as the team issued a press release indicating the parties have settled a dispute over a...Read More The post Alex Rodriguez, Yankees settle dispute over home run milestone...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

The New York Yankees and Alex Rodriguez finally reach an agreement

It’s been a big day for Alex Rodriguez and the New York Yankees haven’t even played yet. Earlier this morning it was announced that A-Rod would finally receive the baseball that marks hit number 3,000 in his career, when the Yankees donate 150,000 dollars to charity, as well as memorabilia to the man who caught the ball. A-Rod has had a huge season thus far, collecting home...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Carlos Beltran joins Jacoby Ellsbury on Yanks' disabled list

NEW YORK (AP) Carlos Beltran has been put on the 15-day disabled list by the New York Yankees because a strained left oblique muscle. New York made the move before Friday's homestand opener against Tampa Bay and said it was retroactive to Wednesday. The Yankees already are missing starting centerfielder Jacoby Ellsbury, who has been slow to heal from a knee injury that has kept...
Via AP on Fox
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Alex Rodriguez is finally going to receive what is rightfully his

The ball that Alex Rodriguez hit for number 3,000 is finally going to be returned to its rightful owner. Zack Hample is the man who caught his ball and is going to return the ball Rodriguez. He will receive plenty of memorabilia in return for the ball. No matter what it is a part of history and that ball has plenty of sentimental value to it. It is about time that Rodriguez received...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

A-Rod, Yanks settle dispute; team to give $3.5M to charities

NEW YORK (AP) Alex Rodriguez and the Yankees have settled their dispute over a marketing payment the team declined to give him, agreeing the club will make $3.5 million in charitable contributions. At the time Rodriguez and the Yankees signed their $275 million, 10-year contract in December 2007, they reached a separate marketing deal that called for $6 million each for up to five...
Via AP on Fox
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

A-Rod, Yankees settle $6 million bonus dispute over 660th homer

The New York Yankees and third baseman Alex Rodriguez have settled their dispute regarding a $6 million contract bonus for hitting career homer No. 660. Major League Baseball and the union jointly agree that the Yankees will make a total of $3.5 million donation to charities.
Via Fox Sports
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Zack Hample to Return Ball to Alex Rodriguez

My fellow Americans, our long national nightmare is over. Much like when President Gerald Ford uttered the line more than forty years ago, I’m proud to say that we, as a nation on the verge of celebrating our country’s independence, can rest easy tonight…the ball marking Alex Rodriguez’s 3000th hit will be returned. .@zack_hample, fan who retrieved Alex Rodriguez’s 3,000th...
Via Hall of Very Good
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Yankees to donate $150,000 to charity in exchange for A-Rod's 3000th hit ball

Alex Rodriguez will finally be reunited with the milestone 3000th hit ball which has been held hostage by a notorious baseball collector who finally came to terms with the New York Yankees for its release. The Yankees announced they will hold a press conference before Friday night's game against the Rays at Yankee Stadium which will feature ballhawk Zack Hample handing over the...
Via The Other Paper
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Yankees get A-Rod's 3,000th hit ball for $150,000 donation

The long and sordid saga revolving around the ultimate fate of the ball Alex Rodriguez deposited into the outfield seats at Yankee Stadium for his 3,000th hit has finally reached a resolution. Zack Hample, a “professional ballhawk” who was uncooperative at best after procuring the baseball after A-Rod’s solo shot in the first inning on...Read More The post Yankees get A-Rod’s...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Alex Rodriguez gets milestone ball back with Yankees help

The saga surrounding Alex Rodriguez's ball for his 3,000th hit, which happened to be a home run, has a happy ending. Zack Hample, the fan who snagged the dinger June 21, is giving the ball to A-Rod, who is making $21 million in 2015, in exchange for the Yankees donating $150,000 to Pitch In For Baseball, a charity organization that provides new and little used baseball and softball...
Via Fox Sports
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Yankees, Zack Hample strike deal for A-Rod's 3,000th hit ball

The saga is finally over.After infamously refusing to negotiate with the New York Yankees on Alex Rodriguez's 3,000th hit ball, notorious ballhawk Zack Hample has finally budged.A couple weeks ago, Hample said that he would be willing to part with the ball if the team made a "sizable donation" to a charity; it seems like $150,000 was sizable enough.Hample also said that he was creating...
Via Fox Sports
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

The Forgotten Ones: Why New York Yankees secondary relievers deserve high praise

Ever since 1996, the New York Yankees have been blessed with the talent they’ve had at closer. John Wetteland saved a career-high 43 games in their first World Series winning season since 1978. David Robertson performed admirably in his one season as Yankees closer in 2014. Oh yeah, and there’s that Mariano Rivera guy. You know, the five-time World Series Champion, the 13-time...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

When the Yankees get Bryce Harper, he won't look like this

Bryce Harper says his body is "unbelievable." But he loves his mom's cookies.Ten thousand cookies later, he'll end up in NYC.
Via IT IS HIGH, IT IS FAR, IT IS caught
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Tampa Bay Rays at New York Yankees game preview

TV: SUN SPORTS TIME: PREGAME COVERAGE STARTS AT 6:30 P.M. The New York Yankees and Tampa Bay Rays are searching for offense. Both could have trouble generating any Friday night against the pitchers they are facing. The Yankees have never defeated Chris Archer while the Rays have yet to beat Masahiro Tanaka as these right-handers open a three-game series in the Bronx. New York (42...
Via AP on Fox
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Rays at New York Yankees game preview

TV: SUN SPORTS TIME: PREGAME COVERAGE STARTS AT 6:30 P.M. The New York Yankees and Tampa Bay Rays are searching for offense. Both could have trouble generating any Friday night against the pitchers they are facing. The Yankees have never defeated Chris Archer while the Rays have yet to beat Masahiro Tanaka as these right-handers open a three-game series in the Bronx. New York (42...
Via Fox Sports Florida
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

With Half A Season Gone, What Will It Take For The Yankees To Make The Playoffs?

Weather permitting, the Yankees will finish the first half of the 2015 season with Saturday's  home game against Tampa Bay. Right now there are 83 games remaining on the season and the Yankees are in the thick of the AL East fight. As we approach the second half of the season, the burning question is what will it take for the Yankees to make the playoffs?   There are a lot...
Via Lady At The Bat
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

It's Brian Roberts time, posing to the Yankiverse the ultimate question: Just how bad is Rob Refsnyder's fielding?

Last July, the Yankees expressed absoute, 150 percent, smell-the-glove confidence in the esteemed 2B statesman, Brian Roberts... right up to the moment when they dumped him like a plate of bad clams. One minute he was a pillar of the franchise. The next, he never happened. Joe Stalin would have been proud.Surely, Stephen Drew these days cannot turn on the radio without hearing Bob...
Via IT IS HIGH, IT IS FAR, IT IS caught
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

New York Yankees: June letdowns

Another month, another set of players who struggled to get a rhythm going. June is an important point in the season for slumping players, as upper management has to decide if this poor month was simply a rough patch or a ominous sign of bad things to come. Like all other teams, the New York Yankees had their share of players who scuffled both on the mound and at the plate. Here...
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17 hours ago  |  Discuss
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