Yankees game 159: Jeter bids farewell in walk-off fashion

Baltimore Orioles v New York Yankees

Derek Jeter brought in the first run, scored the second run, and would eventually hit the walk-off single to walk off the field a winner, in his final Yankee Stadium game.

Preview: Jeter’s Last Home Game (9/25/14)

Hiroki Kuroda (11-9, 3.77 ERA) will make his final start of the year, and most likely his career, in Derek Jeter‘s last home game against Kevin Gausman (7-7, 3.57 ERA). Kuroda is coming off a strong performance against the Blue Jays throwing 6 2/3 innings to get to 11 wins for the fifth straight year. He allowed […]

Yankees game 153: Kuroda extends Yankees success over Buehrle

Toronto Blue Jays v New York Yankees

Hiroki Kuroda and Jacoby Ellsbury extend the Yankees win streak to three.

Preview: Yankees vs Blue Jays (9/19/14)

Hiroki Kuroda‘s (10-9, 3.81 ERA) time in the Bronx is winding down just like the captain’s. He will take on Mark Buehrle (12-9, 3.40 ERA) as the season comes closer to the end. Kuroda has been taking it easy between starts to avoid a second half collapse like last year, and so far its worked. He is 3-2 with […]

Yankees game 148: Cannot close out the finale

New York Yankees v Washington Nationals

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

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 […]

Yankees game 142: Yankees fall short to Rays

Tampa Bay Rays v New York Yankees

After a dominant first inning, it all goes downhill for Hiroki Kuroda and the Yankees.

Preview: Yankees vs Rays (9/9/14)

Hiroki Kuroda

Hiroki Kuroda (10-8, 3.78 ERA) opens up the series with the Rays taking on Chris Archer (8-8, 3.60 ERA). Kuroda tied his season high with eight strikeouts Wednesday against Boston. He held them to four hits without a walk and won for the third time in four quality starts. “Every game we play from now on is going […]

Yankees game 137: Kuroda, McCann strong in win

Boston Red Sox v New York Yankees

Boston Red Sox 1 — New York Yankees 5 Hiroki Kuroda was very strong as the Yankees continue their hunt for October baseball. After Kuroda pitched a 1-2-3 first inning, Derek Jeter hit a one-out single against Red Sox starter Anthony Ranaudo. Brett Gardner would bunt to get on base. Derek Jeter would attempt a […]

Preview: Yankees vs Red Sox (9/3/14)

New York Yankees v Detroit Tigers

#454293898 / gettyimages.com With their playoff hopes dwindling, Hiroki Kuroda (9-8, 3.88 ERA) goes against Anthony Ranaudo (3-0, 4.50 ERA). Kuroda has thrown quality starts in each of his last three outings. He has allowed more than three runs in just one of his last nine starts and has a 3.38 ERA since the break. Ranaudo has started three Major […]

Yankees game 132: Tigers walk off to take series

New York Yankees v Detroit Tigers

New York Yankees 2 — Detroit Tigers 3 Yankees cannot escape ninth inning jam in series finale. The Yankees turned to Hiroki Kuroda today and he would pitch a good game despite giving up the first run of the game in the second inning after a pair of singles and a sacrifice fly by Alex […]

Preview: Yankees at Tigers (8/28/14)

Hiroki Kuroda

Hiroki Kuroda (9-8, 3.94 ERA) faces Kyle Lobstein (0-0, 4.76 ERA) in the final game in Detroit. Joe Girardi called Kuroda’s last outing “gutsy.” He threw six ” innings against the White Sox allowing two runs on five hits while striking out six in the win. “He’s a guy that we’ve tried to make sure he gets the extra […]

Yankees game 127: Prado stays hot in special day win


Chicago White Sox 3 — New York Yankees 5 On this special day for the manager of the dynasty years of the Yankees, the Yankees continue the winning ways. Hiroki Kuroda started today’s game and would give up the hits but rarely the big hit. A pair of doubles in the second inning but the […]

Yankees game 122: Kuroda great, offense good in series win


New York Yankees 4 – Tampa Bay Rays 2 Hiroki Kuroda starts for the Yankees and the first inning would continue to haunt the righty. After getting the first out, Ben Zobrist and Matt Joyce would hit a pair of singles to put runners on the corners. A ground out to second baseman Martin Prado […]

Preview: Yankees at Rays (8/17/14)


The Yanks put the breaks on a five game losing streak with Saturday’s win. Hiroki Kuroda (7-8, 4.03 ERA) will try and get a winning streak going against Jeremy Hellickson (1-1, 2.o3 ERA). Kuroda took a loss his last time out against the Indians, allowing three runs, five hits and four walks in 4 2/3 innings. He hasn’t pitched […]

Yankees game 117: Offense absent in series finale


Cleveland Indians 4 — New York Yankees 1 The Yankees could not get the offense going in today’s series finale with the Cleveland Indians. Hiroki Kuroda got the call for today’s game and his first inning difficulties were evident again. Second baseman Jason Kipnis led off with a single and Kipnis advanced to third on […]

Preview: Yankees vs Indians (8/10/14)


The rubber match against the Tribe goes to Hiroki Kuroda (7-7, 3.07 ERA) and Carlos Carrasco (3-4, 3.88 ERA). Kuroda held the Tigers to three runs and six hits in seven innings his last time out in a no decision. In his last three outings he is 1-1 with a 4.58 ERA. In three career starts against Cleveland, […]

Yankees game 112: Many arms used in extra inning loss

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Detroit Tigers 4 — New York Yankees 3 (12 innings) Seven Yankees pitchers took the mound in tonight’s extra inning loss. In the second of two days, the Yankees would take on a former Cy Young winner. Tonight, 2012 Cy Young winner David Price took the mound for his new team, the Detroit Tigers. For […]

Yankees game 112 lineup: 8/5/14


After overcoming Max Scherzer in a close one-run win, the Yankees will take on their second of three Cy Young winners. This one has a more familiar look as former Tampa Bay Rays pitcher and 2012 Cy Young award winner David Price will make his Detroit Tigers debut. For the Yankees, Hiroki Kuroda will look […]

Yankees game 107: Bats fall silent after early offense

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New York Yankees 2 — Texas Rangers 3 Early offense enough for Texas Rangers to take the rubber match. To say Brett Gardner is swinging a hot bat would be an understatement. To open tonight’s game against the Rangers’ Colby Lewis, Brett Gardner hit his fourth home run in his last 10 at-bats. After two […]