Tag archive for ‘New York Yankees’
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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Monday, August 11th, 2014

Yankees: Last Chance to Be AL East Contenders?

Courtesy of Getty Images Is it finally time for Yankee fans to become scoreboard gazers? The Yankees dropped their weekend series to the Indians with a loss on Sunday afternoon. If it hadn’t been for Jacoby Ellsbury’s More...

Yankees top pitching prospect Luis Severino has been promoted to Trenton.
By Matt Kardos On Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

Yankees Top Pitching Prospect Severino Promoted to Trenton

(Altoona, PA) – As the Trenton  Thunder began the All-Star break on Tuesday, former team beat writer and current Baseball America Social Media Editor, Josh Norris, reported on Twitter that the Yankees More...

A game winning home run by Carlos Beltran could have been a momentum swing, but the Yankees did not capitalize. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)
By Elizabeth DiPietro On Monday, June 23rd, 2014

Yankees Fail to Take Advantage of Momentum Swing in Home Stand

A good indication of whether or not a team is going to have a successful season is what they do when the momentum swings their way. Do they take advantage of a winning streak by playing with confidence the next More...

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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Tuesday, June 10th, 2014

Yankees: Offensive Woes Rear Their Ugly Head

Andrew Theodorakis/New York Daily News Same old Yankees. Well, maybe that colloquialism isn’t exactly accurate in this case. Depends how “old” you’re talking about. The Yankees from the late ‘90s and early More...

By Leslie Monteiro On Friday, October 7th, 2011

This Season Goes To Waste For Yankees

With a payroll of $202 million, it was only good enough for the Yankees to qualify for this year’s playoffs. It didn’t bring them a championship. Their run is over after the Tigers eliminated them last night More...

By Leslie Monteiro On Friday, September 30th, 2011

Nothing Can Touch Wednesday’s Baseball Moment

Today starts Major League Baseball’s 2011 postseason, but people are still buzzing about the recent turn of baseball events that took place on Wednesday night. Most folks claimed Wednesday night was the best moment More...

By Gregg Snyder On Thursday, March 31st, 2011

Teixeira and Granderson Lead Yankees to Record Setting Win

The New York Yankees won a record setting 11th straight home opener. CC Sabathia battled through six innings, the bullpen took over, and the Yankees got come clutch hitting as they start the season with a 6-3 win More...

By Gregg Snyder On Wednesday, March 30th, 2011
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Play Ball! 2011 MLB Preseason Predictions

The 2011 MLB season gets started tomorrow with a few games on the slate. The Double G Sports Expert Panel has given their predictions for the coming season and we are sharing them with our readers. Take a look and More...

By Gregg Snyder On Sunday, July 18th, 2010

Has A.J. Burnett Finally Hit Rock Bottom?

Sometimes you have to hit rock bottom before a turn around can be put together. Yankees starting pitcher A.J. Burnett has struggled the past two months and Saturday’s start may be the worst yet. Not just because More...

By Gregg Snyder On Sunday, June 27th, 2010

Without Posada, A.J. Burnett Still Sucks

Can everyone please stop talking about a rift between Yankees catcher Jorge Posada and starting pitcher A.J. Burnett? The fact is, Burnett is just not a $82.5 million pitcher. He is to inconsistent. I was never More...

By Gregg Snyder On Thursday, June 24th, 2010

Mariano Rivera Show’s Why He’s Still The Best

Yankees closer Mariano Rivera almost had flashbacks of 2001 when he lost the World Series to the Arizona Diamondbacks. In that game, it all started with a bloop single. Last night, a tenth inning rally by the Diamondbacks More...

By Gregg Snyder On Friday, June 4th, 2010

Did trade of Melky Cabrera help Robinson Cano?

A few days ago I was talking with a friend of mine and he brought up something that got me thinking. This friend, a member of my Double G Sports Expert Panel, thinks Robinson Cano was helped by the trade in which More...