Preview: Yankees vs Blue Jays (9/18/14)

The Yankees final homestand of the season begins with Shane Greene (5-3, 3.56 ERA) taking on R.A. Dickey (13-12, 3.84 ERA) and the Blue Jays. Greene’s last start against the Orioles lasted 5 1/3 innings giving up just two runs and striking out nine, earning him his fifth Major League victory. Dickey pitched his 20th quality start of […]

New York Yankees v Tampa Bay Rays

Yankees game 151: Yankees score enough to win

Brandon McCarthy snaps the Yankees’ three-game losing streak and reaches a career-high tonight.

New York Yankees v Baltimore Orioles - Game One

Yankees game 151 lineup: 9/17/14

The Yankees will finish their series against the Rays tonight as Derek Jeter says farewell to The Trop. Brandon McCarthy gets the ball against Alex Cobb. First baseman Mark Teixeira is back in the lineup after resting his surgically repaired wrist last night. New York Yankees (76-74) Jacoby Ellsbury DH Derek Jeter SS Brian McCann C […]

Preview: Yankees at Rays (9/17/14)

Brandon McCarthy (6-4, 2.54 ERA) and Alex Cobb (9-7, 2.75 ERA) face off again at the Trop. McCarthy is coming off a great outing not allowing a run to the Orioles on four hits over seven innings, walking none and striking out six. He lost to the Rays on August 15th, giving up four runs ,two earned, in 6 […]

New York Yankees v Tampa Bay Rays

Yankees game 150: Tempers flare in loss

Benches clear after a pair of up and in pitches in the eighth inning.

Masahiro Tanaka Pitches in Simulated Game

Tanaka will make his return Sunday

After a setback we all thought would shut Masahiro Tanaka down for the year, the Yankees continued to keep the hope. After Tanaka throw a very successful five inning simulated game yesterday at the teams minor league complex, their feeling was Tanaka could possibly make his next start with the Yankees. Today manager Joe Girardi […]

Chicago White Sox v New York Yankees

Emergency appendectomy ends Prado’s season; Pirela promoted

With Martin Prado’s season cut short, rookie Jose Pirela has an opportunity to impress.

Preview: Yankees at Rays (9/16/14)

Michael Pineda (3-4, 2.20 ERA) and the Yanks limp towards the end of their season taking on Jake Odorizzi (10-12, 4.08 ERA) in game two at the Trop. Pineda’s last start was also against Tampa Bay. He gave up four runs and 10 hits, including two homers, in 7 1/3 inning taking a no decision. Odorizzi lost his […]

New York Yankees v Tampa Bay Rays

Yankees game 149: Rays walk off in pitcher’s duel

New York Yankees 0 — Tampa Bay Rays 1 The Yankees and the Rays would match zeroes until the ninth inning in series opener. Chris Capuano went against the Rays’ Alex Colome in tonight’s game. Chris Capuano would manage to dodge danger each inning. In the first inning, two would reach on a single and […]

Preview: Yankees at Rays (9/15/14)

Chris Capuano (1-2, 5.13 ERA) opens the series against Alex Colome (1-0, 3.79 ERA) and the Rays. Capuano faced the Rays on Wednesday night at home taking a no decision after allowing four earned runs in just one third of an inning. He will be facing the Rays for the fourth time this season and has never […]

New York Yankees v Washington Nationals

Yankees game 148: Cannot close out the finale

Hiroki Kuroda went seven strong innings but some difficulties with scoring and problems with location ended badly for the Yankees.

Kansas City Royals v New York Yankees

Even For Yankees Icons Tough Going Out On Top

Most players don’t go out on top.  Likely because most players don’t want to leave with something still left in the tank or they simply don’t have enough left in the tank to leave at the pinnacle of their respective sport.  In the case of Derek Jeter, his storybook career would suggest a sixth title […]

Preview: Yankees at Orioles (9/14/14)

Hiroki Kuroda (10-9, 3.91 ERA) and Chris Tillman (12-5, 3.36 ERA) close out the series at Camden Yards. Since the break, Kuroda has cut back on throwing between starts trying to avoid a late season collapse like last season. That didn’t help his last outing, which was his shortest of the season against the Rays, allowing nine hits […]

New York Yankees v Baltimore Orioles

Yankees game 147: Opportunity strikes for Young again

Chris Young was on the scoring side of a successful double steal that was key to today’s victory.

Shane Greene

Preview: Yankees vs Orioles (9/13/14)

Shane Greene (4-3, 3.57 ERA) and Miguel Gonzalez (9-7, 3.22 ERA) battle it out in Baltimore. Greene allowed five hits and walked three in five innings against the Royals but took a loss despite not allowing an earned run. Gonzalez held the Red Sox scoreless over 6 1/3 innings on Monday. He has allowed two or fewer runs […]

New York Yankees v Baltimore Orioles - Game Two

Yankees game 146: Silent bats swept in doubleheader

Bryan Mitchell made his first major league start but the offense did not show up in support.

New York Yankees v Baltimore Orioles - Game One

Yankees game 145: Heartbreak in extra inning comeback

A pitcher’s duel featured extra innings, joy and heartbreak.

Kansas City Royals v New York Yankees

Yankees doubleheader game 1 lineup: 9/12/14

The Yankees start a four-game series with the Orioles this weekend that will most likely determine New York’s fate going forward. It all starts with a day/night doubleheader that will see Brandon McCarthy going in game 1 and Bryan Mitchell going in game 2. Kevin Gausman and Bud Norris will go in games 1 and […]

Brandon McCarthy

Preview: Yankees at Orioles Double Header (9/12/14)

Brandon McCarthy (6-4, 2.79 ERA) and the Yanks travel to the first place Orioles to take on Kevin Gausman (7-7, 3.83 ERA) and fight for their playoff lives in a double header. McCarthy allowed two runs on six hits in 6 2/3 innings against the Royals his last time out to improve to 8-4 with […]

Tampa Bay Rays v New York Yankees

Yankees game 144: Chris Young starts and ends the night

After a near no-hitter, the Yankees offense was fueled by Chris Young.