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NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 18: NYPD officer Angel Maysonet stands on the field in the rain prior to the game between the New York Yankees and the Los Angeles Dodgers on June 18, 2013 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City.
It's very exciting being here in Boston and in New York ... I think the thing I'm most excited about is playing against the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees. Those are two teams that I saw when I was growing up. They had all the great players, and finally I'll be playing against them. So I think that will be the biggest thing for me.
Here he is, national spotlight, big game, and he can't talk ... I was tapped on the shoulder to take over. And it really broke my heart. It made such a tremendous impression on me. To have that happen to the voice of the Yankees on a home run by Mickey Mantle in the World Series and to have it hit him then, it just showed me, we're all living by a thread.
The manager of the New York Yankees involves a lot more than just managing game strategy ... It is trying to manage the press, trying to manage the expectations that come with being a Yankee, the pressures of winning, the top politics of the front office. You have to manage up -- whether it is managing up through the general manager's office or through the general manager's office to levels above, through ownership.More quotes »
Yankees-Dodgers postponed for rain
of a day-night split doubleheader with the first game slated for 1 p.m. and the second at 7 p.m., the Yankees announced on their official Twitter.Phil Hughes was scheduled to make the start Tuesday, but the Yankees have yet to announce pitching updates. 7:04 PM Read more »
Kevin Youkilis needs back surgery, will miss 10-12 weeks; Mark Teixeira placed on DL
returned to the 15-day disabled list Tuesday with an aching right wrist, the latest injury setbacks for the depleted New York Yankees.Youkilis will miss at least 10-12 weeks after he has the procedure in California on Thursday. He had gone back on the DL last 5:23 PM Read more »
Yankees vs. Dodgers: Payroll comparison
Yankees and Dodgers start a two-game set at the Stadium Tuesday night that will be notable for the return of Don Mattingly, now the LA manager, as well as the historical implications of the Yankees playing their one-time intra-city rival.It will not, however, 11:42 AM Read more »
Zack Wheeler's most prized possession: An autographed jersey by another Met phenom, Dwight Gooden
jersey -- and also the frenzied atmosphere the pitcher is walking into.Having been through this type of introduction to the New York sports scene in the '80s, Gooden said it's best Wheeler pays no attention to what everyone else wants, something Gooden failed Read more »
Dodgers manager Don Mattingly: 'We've got a chance'
hindered Don Mattingly during his entire baseball career.During his Yankees playing days, it was a bad back that kept him from achieving his full potential.Now as manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers, it's a strained groin, Tommy John surgery, hamstring strains, Read more »
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Yankees acquire Fernando Martinez
the injuries continuing to pile up at both the big league and Triple-A levels, the Yankees have acquired Fernando Martinez from the Astros for minor league reliever Charles Basford. Martinez was outrighted earlier this year and is not on the 40-man roster, 42 m ago from River Avenue Blues Read more »
A report from Congress’ annual charity baseball game
game itself traditionally sport jerseys of teams in their home district or state, ranging from the Rep. Tim Bishop’s (NY-1) New York Yankees pinstripes to Rep. Raul Ruiz’s (CA-36) green and gold Coachella Valley High School uniform (Ruiz played high school 54 m ago from AMERICAblog Read more »
Yankees Tickets: Previewing the Dodgers Series
changed, and for last year's World Series, the minimum face price for the Giants-Tigers World Series was $110. For game one of 2013 Yankees vs. Dodgers series, though, there are a handful of tickets available for $20, most of them for tomorrow night's game. 8:12 PM from Sliding Into Home Read more »
Minnesota Golden Gophers Dip Into Texas For Center Connor Mayes
is official: New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira will go on the disabled list with an injured right wrist. He injured it on Saturday in a game against the Los Angeles Angels in the fourth inning and took himself out claiming he didn’t have enough 7:59 PM from Rant Sports Read more »
News names HS baseball all-star team
Yankees aren’t exactly upholding the Big Apple’s reputation as a baseball hotbed this season. But despite the pros’ woes, New York City is still home to some of the best players in the country, at least on the high school level. So with the school year winding 7:58 PM from New York Daily News Read more »