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New York Yankees Offseason Roundup

By Adam Hayes, Contributing Writer Finishing fourth in the American League East was not something Mark Teixeira and Alex Rodriguez had in mind for their final season. The Yankees, while finishing above .500 at 84-78, lacked the punch they needed to start the season. April marked the only month that the Yankees finished with a losing record and after a ... Read More »

Yankees Quick Hits by Bryan Revello

9/5/15 C.C. Sabathia is set to come off the disabled list and start on Wednesday according to skipper Joe Girardi. Already having arguably the worst season of his career, Sabathia will now wear a knee brace to assist his problematic right knee. This has disaster written all over it as a 35 year old with a balky knee is not ... Read More »

Yankees Quick Hits by Bryan Revello

9/6/2014  The Yankees-Red Sox series this past week obviously lacked the “AL East supremacy” significance that a September matchup usually presents for these two teams. The Yanks certainly experienced a high note on the season as they came back in the ninth on Thursday with two homers off Koji Uehara and an emotional walk off win against our biggest rival. ... 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 »

Yankees Quick Hits by Bryan Revello

8/30/2014 I wrote in length last week about how the second wild card team has given many teams a chance to remain in the playoff race versus years ago when these same teams would already have been declared out of contention. On one hand it is pretty cool that this Yankees team is only three games out of the second ... 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 »

Avila, Tigers beat Yankees in 9th

(Thursday, August 28) Final Score: Detroit 3, New York 2 Detroit, MI (SportsNetwork.com) – Alex Avila drove a first-pitch slider off the right-field wall in the bottom of the ninth inning Thursday to give the Detroit Tigers a 3-2 win over the New York Yankees. Avila’s two-out blast off Shawn Kelley hit midway up the wall and out of the reach ... 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 »