Preview: Yankees vs Twins (6/01/14)

Preview: Yankees vs Twins (6/01/14)

Heeee’s baaacckkkk. Phil Hughes (5-1, 3.23 ERA) makes his return to the Yankee Stadium pitching rubber since signing with the Twins in the offseason. He will be going up against Chase Whitley (0-0, 2.57 ERA) in the rubber match Sunday afternoon. Whitley made his...
A fan’s reaction to last week

A fan’s reaction to last week

After some time it is now acceptable to talk about it: Robinson Cano leaving the Yankees.  I am sure all the fans who were traveling are now caught up, and those fans who were left with mouths agape are finally able to close them.  Robinson Cano leaving the Yankees...
Yankees Game 158: Mathematical elimination

Yankees Game 158: Mathematical elimination

Tampa Bay Rays 8 — New York Yankees 3   The Yankees were officially eliminated from postseason contention in tonight’s 8-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays. A deep fly ball to right field caught at the wall by Vernon Wells was an ominous sign for the...
Farewell, Phil

Farewell, Phil

Phil Hughes will take the mound tonight, in what will probably be his final start as a New York Yankee. Please, keep the applause down to a dull roar. There will be no standing ovation. No parting gifts. No “HUUUUUGHES” chants from the crowd. Instead,...

2013 Yankees Season Awards

Andy Pettitte announced that he is retiring after this season.  Many Yankees fans wish that Joba Chamberlain would have done this.  -Two years ago.  Heck, how about the entire scouting department stepping down, or have they already retired?  Is that why there is a...