Post Tagged with: "New York Yankees"

Prescription for J.R. East: Doc Gooden

Prescription for J.R. East: Doc Gooden

By Ray Negron If you are a true baseball fan and you hear someone ask, “Is there a doctor in the house?” Then you know they are talking about Dwight “Doc” Gooden. In New York, he was referred to as […]

by · February 20, 2018 · Sports
Expanded Netting At Yankee Stadium

Expanded Netting At Yankee Stadium

The New York Yankees announced that additional protective netting will be installed at Yankee Stadium for the start of the 2018 regular season. 

by · January 11, 2018 · Sports
Aaron Judge cover photo

Aaron Judge Now a Book Phenom

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Six more weeks down in Tampa Florida and it will be the newest Yankee Giancarlo Stanton and Aaron Judge. Already there is speculation and questions as to how many home runs combined the two will launch […]

by · January 5, 2018 · Sports
The Aaron Boone-Yankees Era Begins

The Aaron Boone-Yankees Era Begins

By Ray Negron When Reggie Jackson left the Yankees after the 1981 season, he went to the California Angels on a five year free agent deal. During Reggie’s time there I would visit him quite often. The Angels weren’t the […]

by · December 6, 2017 · Sports
Aaron Judge. Topps All-Star Rookie Team 2017

Young Yankees Make Topps All-Star Rookie Team

Last month, NY Yankees standouts Aaron Judge and Jordan Montgomery were today named among the 11 MLB players selected to the Topps All-Star Rookie Team. The right fielder Judge, the presumptive candidate for A.L. Rookie of the Year and a finalist for league […]

by · December 4, 2017 · Sports
Tanaka and Darvish Duel in the Bronx

Tanaka and Darvish Duel in the Bronx

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Friday night in the Bronx a baseball game was played the old way. A pitching duel on the mound from two of Japan’s best, the struggling Masahiro Tanaka of the New York Yankees and Texas Rangers […]

by · June 24, 2017 · Sports
Sabathia Has Resurged: Yankees Are Fortunate

Sabathia Has Resurged: Yankees Are Fortunate

To know that CC Sabathia has not resembled a 36-year old pitcher is good news for the New York Yankees.  Wednesday night in the Bronx, Sabathia, a 16-year veteran and in what will most likely be his last season in […]

by · June 8, 2017 · Sports
Growing Up: Yankees or Dodgers Fan?

Growing Up: Yankees or Dodgers Fan?

By William Coppola Growing up in New York in the 50’s to middle 60’s as a secret Yankee fan, in a Dodger house, that would later become a Mets house, was very confusing to me. My Dad loved the Brooklyn […]

by · March 17, 2017 · Sports
Yankees’ youngster Jonathan Holder looking for last spot in bullpen

Yankees’ youngster Jonathan Holder looking for last spot in bullpen

By Steven Simineri Back in December, the Yankees and Aroldis Chapman reunited on a five-year, $86 million contract. New York’s bullpen should be strong again with a final three of Chapman, Dellin Betances and Tyler Clippard. But in the past two […]

by · March 3, 2017 · Sports
Hiroki Kuroda, Former NY Yankees hurler. Credit: nj.com

The Rites of Spring: New York Baseball

The “Rites” of Spring: New York Baseball By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor The seven week countdown has started to opening day  when the first pitch is thrown at Citi Field and a week later the Yankees get their turn in the […]

by · February 11, 2017 · Sports
Former Mets and Yankees star, Dwight "doc" Gooden talked about pitching at the TM Baseball Academy in the Bronx. 
Photo credit: Gary Quintal

Doc Gooden Visits TM Baseball Academy

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor For the second time in a week, Dwight “Doc” Gooden, the Cy Young Award winning pitcher who threw heat on the mound for the New York Mets and Yankees visited the Bronx. Last week, Gooden helped […]

by · December 29, 2016 · Sports
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New York Yankees, Bartolo Colon could be an ideal fit in free agency

This story was originally published on Outside Pitch MLB Just like in recent seasons, New York Yankees General Manager Brian Cashman doesn’t figure to be a huge factor in free agency. While it’s unlikely he won’t give out any Major League deals […]

by · November 9, 2016 · Sports
Layne, Parker Give Yankees Much Needed Middle Relief Help

Layne, Parker Give Yankees Much Needed Middle Relief Help

Manager Joe Girardi has used 16 different relievers this year, none of which have stood out in a positive way.

by · September 21, 2016 · Sports
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Justus Sheffield Could Be The Steal of the Yankees Trade Deadline Haul

This post was originally published on Outside Pitch MLB If the trade deadline went the Cleveland Indians way, Justus Sheffield would have never been a part of the New York Yankees organization. Sheffield, the Tribe’s fifth-ranked prospect at the time, was a part of the package that […]

by · September 1, 2016 · Sports
Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and Marissa Shorenstein, New York State president, AT&T, present the championship trophy for the sixth annual "Borough President's Cup" Little League Championship to Grand Slam Little League.

BP Diaz Hosts Little League Final at Yankee Stadium

BP Diaz Hosts Little League Final at Yankee Stadium Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., Marissa Shorenstein, President of AT&T New York, and the New York Yankees co-hosted the sixth annual Borough President’s Cup Little League Championship on Tuesday, August […]

by · August 19, 2016 · Bulletin Board, Sports