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Montero to Triple-A is The Right Move


When Francisco Cervelli went down with an injury, it appeared as though stud prospect Jesus Montero was in the driver seat for the New York Yankees backup catcher job. After watching closely as their prized youngster got more playing time, manager Joe Girardi and the Yankees staff have decided against giving him that roster spot. Montero has been More...

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By Gregg Snyder On Friday, March 25th, 2011

Yankees Trade Sergio Mitre and Sign Kevin Millwood

The New York Yankees continue to piece together their pitching staff as Opening Day approaches. Today, they traded Sergio Mitre to the Milwaukee Brewers for outfielder Chris Dickerson. Mitre had been in competition More...

By Gregg Snyder On Thursday, March 24th, 2011

Derek Jeter: GQ Magazine’s April Issue Cover

By: Janet Thompson Hilliman The Captain of the pinstriped clad NY Yankees is the face of the April Issue of the popular magazine Gentlemen’s Quarterly.  Jeter is the point man for the Yankees not only because More...

By Gregg Snyder On Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011

Still Heavy Competition for Yankees Rotation Spots

Four players for two open rotation spots. That’s what the New York Yankees have on their hands as Spring Training ends in one week. Ivan Nova, Bartolo Colon, Freddy Garcia and Sergio Mitre are all still very More...

By Gregg Snyder On Monday, March 21st, 2011

Phil Hughes to Follow A.J. Burnout-Burnett in Pitching Rotation

By: Jessica West Regan New York Yankees pitcher, Phil Hughes, wrapped up the 2010 season strong, going 18-8 with a 4.19 ERA. A.J. Burnett finished unforgettably weak with a 5.56 ERA after going 10-15.  Over the More...

By Gregg Snyder On Friday, March 18th, 2011

Book Review: Derek Jeter, From The Pages of the New York Times

Derek Jeter was recently named the best athlete in New York’s history. While I am not about to get into that debate, it’s safe to say the Yankee captain has at least carried on the deep baseball tradition More...

By Gregg Snyder On Friday, March 11th, 2011
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A Look at the New York Yankees Half Way Through Spring

When spring training started, the New York Yankees had a handful of questions. Many had concerns about this seasons roster. Half way through the spring, these issues seem to be turning into good problems to have. The More...

By Gregg Snyder On Tuesday, March 8th, 2011

Derek Jeter: To Leadoff or Not To Leadoff? That is the Question

By: Jessica West Regan After signing a three-year deal this off-season for $51 million (with a fourth-year player option), Derek Jeter was under the impression that he would be the starting shortstop and leadoff More...

By Gregg Snyder On Tuesday, March 8th, 2011

Lack of Offense Could Leave Ramiro Pena as Odd Man Out. Chavez and Nunez Take Lead.

Ramiro Pena has never been known for his work with a bat in his hands. His glove is what got him to the major leagues as a backup infielder for the New York Yankees. Now however, as the Yankees work to improve their More...

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By Gregg Snyder On Monday, February 28th, 2011
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Ivan Nova Makes Statement on Mound; Betances Impresses In Win Over Phillies

Ever since the New York Yankees missed out on acquiring Cliff Lee in the off-season, the talk has been about the upcoming battle for two open rotation spots. Well, the battle has begun… In Saturday’s More...