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Jorge Posada and Carlos Beltran Headline 2018 Thurman Munson Awards

The legendary name Thurman Munson was alive and well this past Tuesday evening in New York City. Notable athletes past and present were in attendance as the AHRC NYC Foundation held the 38th annual Thurman Munson Awards Dinner at the Grand Hyatt Hotel. The Foundation raises funds to assist children and adults with disabilities and offered a strong slate of ... Read More »

Jorge Posada, Carlos Beltran, David Robertson, T.J. Rivera and Justin Tuck to Receive Honors at 38th Annual Thurman Munson Awards Dinner Tuesday night, February 6th in New York City

New York — A star-studded lineup will be honored at the 38th Annual Thurman Munson Awards Dinner on Tuesday night, February 6, at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City to benefit AHRC New York City Foundation which assists children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. These are the award recipients: Two switch-hitting native sons of Puerto Rico and perennial All-Stars  – four-time New York Yankees World Series Champion Jorge ... Read More »

Yankees Notes: Arod admits, Gardner has surgery and Robertson weighs options

Report: A-Rod admits to PED use under oath Miami, FL (SportsNetwork.com) – Alex Rodriguez has maintained that he never took performance-enhancing drugs from Biogenesis of America or its disgraced founder, Anthony Bosch. According to a Miami Herald report, though, the Yankees third baseman told the Drug Enforcement Agency in January that he paid cash to Bosch for PEDs and received ... Read More »

Jays power past Yanks with late rally

(Sunday, August 31) Final Score: Toronto 4, New York 3 Toronto, ON (SportsNetwork.com) – Munenori Kawasaki’s tie-breaking RBI single in the seventh inning capped a Toronto rally that carried the Blue Jays to a 4-3 decision over the New York Yankees at Rogers Centre. The Blue Jays trailed 3-0 after 5 1/2 innings before drawing even via three solo home ... Read More »

Bautista homers as Jays one-hit Yanks

(Saturday, August 30) Final Score: Toronto 2, New York 0 Toronto, ON (SportsNetwork.com) – Jose Bautista’s first-inning homer stood up, as Drew Hutchison and Aaron Sanchez combined on a one-hit shutout to lift the Toronto Blue Jays to a 2-0 victory over the New York Yankees on Saturday at Rogers Centre. Hutchison (9-11) surrendered only a fourth-inning double to Mark ... Read More »

Yanks ride big inning to win over Blue Jays

(Friday, August 29) Final Score: New York 6, Toronto 3 Toronto, ON (SportsNetwork.com) – Jacoby Ellsbury hit a two-run homer to cap a five-run seventh inning that powered the New York Yankees to a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre. Chris Capuano (2-3) started Friday’s series opener for New York and earned his first win with the ... Read More »

McCann’s homer lifts Yankees over White Sox in extras

(Sunday, August 24) Final Score: New York 7, Chicago 4 (10 innings) Bronx, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Pinch-hitter Brian McCann hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the 10th to lift the New York Yankees over the Chicago White Sox, 7-4, on Sunday. Jake Petricka (0-3), who recorded the final two outs in the ninth, stayed on to pitch the ... Read More »

10-Man Cosmos come back to tie Minnesota United

New York was held to a 1-1 draw by Minnesota United on a rainy Saturday evening at Shuart Stadium. Hempstead, NY (NYCosmos.com) – Down to 10 men for the majority of the match, the New York Cosmos drew with Minnesota United FC 1-1 on Saturday, Aug. 23 at James M. Shuart Stadium in Hempstead, NY. The visitors found themselves up ... Read More »

Gonzalez powers Dodgers past Mets

(Saturday, August 23) Final Score: Los Angeles 7, New York 4 Los Angeles, CA (SportsNetwork.com) – Adrian Gonzalez hit a three-run homer and drove in five runs as the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the New York Mets, 7-4, in the middle test of a three-game set on Saturday. Scott Van Slyke and Erisbel Arruebarrena each brought in a run for ... Read More »

Yankees honor Torre, then beat White Sox

(Saturday, August 23) Final Score: New York 5, Chicago 3 Bronx, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – The New York Yankees retired the uniform number of former manager Joe Torre, then went on to beat the Chicago White Sox, 5-3, on Saturday. The Yankees held a special pregame ceremony to honor Torre, who was inducted into the Hall of Fame this summer. Including ... Read More »