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New York Yankees Notes: Prado done; Tanaka to return Sunday

Yankees lose Prado for rest of season St. Petersburg, FL (SportsNetwork.com) – The New York Yankees have placed infielder/outfielder Martin Prado on the 60-day disabled list after he underwent an emergency appendectomy. Prado was acquired from Arizona at the July 31 trade deadline and helped keep a struggling Yankees offense alive for most of August and early September. He was ... Read More »

Jeter, Yankees avoid sweep vs. Rays

(Wednesday, September 17) Final Score: New York 3, Tampa Bay 2 St. Petersburg, FL (SportsNetwork.com) – Derek Jeter broke out of a slump in his last game at Tropicana Field, scoring the eventual winning run as the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 on Wednesday night. Jeter, who is retiring, snapped an 0-for-28 slump with a leadoff ... Read More »

Bats, bullpen lead Yankees past Rays

(Wednesday, September 10) Final Score: New York 8, Tampa Bay 5 Bronx, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Rafael Montero tossed scoreless ball into the sixth inning to earn his first major-league win, and the New York Mets came away with yet another 2-0 decision over the Colorado Rockies in the finale of a three-game series. Montero (1-3) walked four and allowed three hits ... Read More »

Rays post another win in Yankee Stadium

(Tuesday, September 9) Final Score: Tampa Bay 4, New York 3 Bronx, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – James Loney went 3-for-4 with a homer and two RBI to help the Tampa Bay Rays continue their road success against the New York Yankees with a 4-3 victory. Loney’s blast was one of four runs scored by the Rays over the first four innings ... Read More »

Yankees celebrate the career of Derek Jeter

Bronx, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – The New York Yankees celebrated the career of Derek Jeter, honoring the retiring shortstop with a ceremony before Sunday’s game against the Kansas City Royals. Former teammates, family members and special guests were in attendance for the nearly 45-minute tribute. “I’ve had the greatest job in the world. I got to be the shortstop of the ... Read More »

Gardner, Drew power Yankees over Red Sox

(Sunday, August 3) Final Score: New York 8, Boston 7 Boston, MA (SportsNetwork.com) – Brett Gardner hit a tiebreaking home run in the sixth and finished with three RBI as the New York Yankees beat the Boston Red Sox, 8-7, in the rubber match of a three-game set at Fenway Park. Stephen Drew drove in four runs against his old ... Read More »

Jeter, Teixeira help Yankees get best of Red Sox

(Saturday, August 2) Final Score: New York 6, Boston 4 Boston, MA (SportsNetwork.com) – Derek Jeter drove in two runs and Mark Teixeira added a solo homer, as the New York Yankees came away with a 6-4 victory over the Boston Red Sox in the middle test of a three-game series from Fenway Park. Jacoby Ellsbury, Carlos Beltran and Stephen Drew ... Read More »

Red Sox top Yankees at Fenway

(Friday, August 1) Final Score: Boston 4, New York 3 Boston, MA (SportsNetwork.com) – Dustin Pedroia drove in two runs and scored a run to help Anthony Ranaudo earn the win in his MLB debut, as the Boston Red Sox held off the New York Yankees, 4-3, on Friday. With John Lackey and Jon Lester gone, the Red Sox recalled ... Read More »

EXCLUSIVE: Ex-MLB Ump Al Clark Talks Jeter, Steinbrenner and More

By Ben Horney, Contributing Writer (NYSportscene.com) – Al Clark has nearly seen it all – which shouldn’t be too surprising, considering he was a Major League Baseball Umpire for nearly three decades. Beginning in 1976 (his salary that year was $15,500); Clark umped for 26 years before being unceremoniously fired in 2001 over a measly $240 plane ticket upgrade. Post-baseball, ... Read More »