October Playoff Moments: When Old Yankee Stadium Rocked!

'96 Yanks World Series Champs

I know what you’re thinking. It’s October and the New York Yankees are nowhere to be found. Fear not, I have the perfect elixir for the lack of postseason noise emanating from the Bronx, this postseason. Although Yankee Stadium II turned out the lights for good after the 2008 season, I reflect and list my top […]

Yankees game 162: Pineda finishes strong in Jeter’s final finale

New York Yankees v Boston Red Sox

Derek Jeter goes 1 for 2 in the final game of his career.

Yankees game 161: Red Sox rough up Tanaka, Yankees

New York Yankees v Boston Red Sox

Yankees get roughed up in an eight-run second inning as the season approaches the end.

Yankees game 16): Yankees open final series with win

New York Yankees v Boston Red Sox

Chris Capuano went 6.2 in his final start of the season, allowing one unearned run, in victory.

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.

Yankees game 158: Official elimination

Baltimore Orioles v New York Yankees

Chase Headley and Mark Teixeira go deep but a difficult fourth inning for Shane Greene have eliminated the Yankees from postseason contention.

Yankees game 157: O’s scatter enough to beat Yankees

Baltimore Orioles v New York Yankees

Despite 11 hits, the three home runs are the only ones that hurt Brandon McCarthy.

Yankees game 156: Pineda dominates O’s

Baltimore Orioles v New York Yankees

Michael Pineda dominates the Orioles with the bats of Pirela and Jeter supporting him.

Yankees game 155: McCann muscles up for Tanaka

Toronto Blue Jays v New York Yankees

Masahiro Tanaka returns to the mound and Brian McCann supplied a lot of power in support.

Yankees game 154: Bautista, Jays too much for Yankees

Toronto Blue Jays v New York Yankees

Bautista scores four times in Yankees loss.

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.

Yankees game 152: Walk off overcomes late game mistake

Toronto Blue Jays v New York Yankees

Chase Headley’s ground ball through the legs of Lind send fans home happy.

Yankees game 151: Yankees score enough to win

New York Yankees v Tampa Bay Rays

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

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

New York Yankees v Tampa Bay Rays

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 […]

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.

Yankees game 147: Opportunity strikes for Young again

New York Yankees v Baltimore Orioles

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

Yankees game 146: Silent bats swept in doubleheader

New York Yankees v Baltimore Orioles - Game Two

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

Yankees game 145: Heartbreak in extra inning comeback

New York Yankees v Baltimore Orioles - Game One

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

Yankees game 144: Chris Young starts and ends the night

Tampa Bay Rays v New York Yankees

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

Yankees game 143: Bullpen, offense overcome early deficit in win

Tampa Bay Rays v New York Yankees

After falling behind early, the Yankees offense backs up 8,2 innings of bullpen work with 8 runs of offense.