Category Archives: New York Yankees

Andy Pettitte Must Make Texas Runners Uncomfortable

The American League Championship Series moves to the Bronx tonight as the Yankees and Rangers are locked up at one game a piece. The pitching matchup of Andy Pettitte and Cliff Lee

Yankees vs Rangers: Who Has The Edge?

The American League Championship Series begins tonight when the Texas Rangers host the New York Yankees. Despite looking quite different at first glance, the two ball clubs may be more similar than

MVP Candidates Robinson Cano and Josh Hamilton Square Off In ALCS

It's down to two team for the title of American League Champion. It appears it's down to two players for the title of American League MVP. The two players will square off

Postseason Still Brings Out The Best In Andy Pettitte

The once always reliable veteran, Andy Pettitte, had become a question mark amongst the Yankees pitching staff after suffering a groin injury back in July. The injury kept the left hander sidelined

ALDS Preview: Yankees vs. Twins

Here we go again. October baseball. Yankees vs Twins. Is this the year Minnesota overtakes the achillies heel that has been the New York Yankees? It seems like every time the Twins

Yankees Announce ALDS Roster; Burnett Is On, Vazquez Off

The New York Yankees have released their 25 man roster for the American League Division Series which begins Wednesday in Minnesota. While most of the roster is as expected, there were some

Yankees Likely Need Sweep To Win Division

With three games remaining in the regular season, the New York Yankees likely need to sweep the Boston Red Sox in order to win the American League East. That's not officially the

Javy Vazquez Losses More Than Game, Roster Spot As Well?

After clinching a playoff birth on Tuesday, Yankees manager did a little rearranging in his pitching rotation. The Yankees pushed scheduled starter Andy Pettitte back until Friday, likely lining him up better

Yankees Likely Stuck With A.J. Burnett in Playoff Rotation

Last season the New York Yankees were able to ride through the playoffs with a three man rotation. This years staff is not built for that. The Yankees will likely need a

Could Royce Ring Help Yankees In Postseason?

Last night in their loss to the Yankees, manager Joe Girardi brought in a relief pitcher making his debut with the Yankees. Left hander, Royce Ring had pitched this season in Triple-A.

Joe Torre and Don Mattingly Among Those To Honor ‘The Boss’ Tonight

Joe Torre and Don Mattingly are returning to Yankee Stadium, for one night. The former manager and former player will be in attendance tonight when the Yankees take on the Rays.

Weekend Rewind – Jets Rebound, Giants Beat Up, Yanks Surviving

Join me as I take a look around the NY/NJ sports scene of the past weekend. Which teams are on the move upward and which are falling?