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Girardi’s Big Deal a Symbol of His Worth to Yankees

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(AP Photo) Most New York Yankee fans are feeling a little unsettled about the upcoming season, but some of our uneasiness was lifted last week when Joe Girardi signed a four-year contract extension. The deal will reportedly net the skipper $16 million, a small price to pay for a semblance of stability in what looks to be a transitional period for the More...

by Elizabeth DiPietro | Published 6 months ago

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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Tuesday, September 24th, 2013

Thanks for the Mo-meries

(Photo Credit: AP) One of the best images from Sunday’s emotional tribute to Mariano Rivera was seeing Jorge Posada, Bernie Williams, and other Yankee staples record their former teammate make the slow jog from More...

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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Sunday, September 15th, 2013
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Yankees in Desperate Need of Good Luck as Gardner Goes Down and Bullpen Falters

(Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports) The Yankees’ late season chase for a wild card is a narrative that gets rewritten practically every day. Six teams, all within three and a half games of each other, are competing More...

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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Friday, August 30th, 2013

Yankees Keep Fingers Crossed for Cano Return as Time Starts Running Out

Anyone thinking the Yankees could keep pace in the playoff race probably didn’t expect them to lose two out of three to the Blue Jays. But that’s exactly what happened this week, culminating with Hiroki Kuroda’s More...

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By Steven Simineri On Friday, August 30th, 2013

Yankees Most Likely Losing Not One, But Two Icons…

Yankees most likely losing not one, but two icons… Perfect time to appreciate Andy Pettitte… This baseball season has been one big farewell tour for the Yankees iconic closer Mariano Rivera, and rightfully so. More...

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By Elizabeth Francois On Monday, August 26th, 2013

Dooney and Bourke Launch New MLB Line of Handbags

In a market already saturated with designer handbags, how does a company create a new twist on their product, to create something fresh and exciting? Well, designer Peter Dooney, the co-founder of Dooney and Bourke More...

By Elizabeth DiPietro On Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

Yankees: Can Beanball in Beantown Spark Season Turnaround?

So, how was your Tuesday? Betcha Jayson Nix’s was better. The utility infielder, who almost always finds a way to factor into the game when he plays, was an integral part of the Yankees’ doubleheader sweep of More...

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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Saturday, August 10th, 2013

3 Changes Baseball Needs to Wake Up and Make

Last week, Major League Baseball handed down more than a dozen suspensions to players involved in the Biogenesis scandal. The crackdown was the latest effort to restore the purity of the game, and it inadvertently More...

By Ryan Heine On Saturday, August 10th, 2013

NHL Announces Stadium Series at Yankee Stadium

The NHL officially announced on Thursday that the Coors Light Stadium Series will be coming to the big ballpark in the Bronx on January 26th and January 29th of next year.  The Rangers and Devils will face off More...

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By Jason Mast On Friday, August 9th, 2013

Will the Suspension Stand? A Case for Alex Rodriguez

(David M. Warren/Philadelphia Inquirer) We get it; Alex Rodriguez is a steroid user. He’s a compulsive liar and a disgrace to the game of baseball; we get it. He was given all the talent in the world and More...