Articles Tagged ‘Yankees’

New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi takes relief pitcher David Phelps out of the game during the 13th inning of Game 4 of the American League division baseball series against the Baltimore Orioles on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, in New York. The Orioles won 2-1. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Joba Jinxed, Yanks Lose in 13, ALDS Goes to Game 5

First flying bugs, now a flying bat. When it comes to the postseason, Joba Chamberlain is jinxed. The Yankees hope their season isn’t, too. Chamberlain…



Boston Red Sox's Pedro Ciriaco slides in to score the winning run on a single hit by Jacoby Ellsbury as New York Yankees catcher Russell Martin, left, waits for the late throw during the ninth inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012. The Red Sox won 4-3. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Yankees Fall Back into Tie with 4-3 Loss at Boston

Jon Lester gave the New York Yankees ample opportunity to break open the game, and they failed nearly every time. The Yankees couldn’t capitalize on…



New York Yankees starting pitcher Phil Hughes delivers in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals during their baseball game at Yankee Stadium in New York, Tuesday, May 22, 2012. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Yankees Edge Royals 3-2 Behind Hughes

Alex Rodriguez and the New York Yankees are still looking to bust out with that big hit. The mood in the clubhouse was much better,…



Oakland Athletics' Jerry Blevins (13) celebrates with teammates, including Scott Sizemore (29) and Ryan Sweeney (15), after of a baseball game against the New York Yankees Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2011, at Yankee Stadium in New York. The Athletics won 6-5. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Swisher, Yanks Come up Short Against A’s

Nick Swisher had already pulled the Yankees close with one swing. In the ninth, he strode to the plate with a chance to do something…



New York Yankees' Mark Teixeira watches his grand slam with Oakland Athletics catcher Kurt Suzuki, left, during the third inning of a baseball game Friday, July 22, 2011, at Yankee Stadium in New York. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

Teixeira, Swisher Power Yanks over A’s in 17-7 Win

No matter the triple-digit reading on the thermometer, Nick Swisher and the New York Yankees were glad to be home. Mark Teixeira hit a grand…



New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez throws out Cleveland Indians' Carlos Santana at first base in the sixth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, July 5, 2011, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

MRI Reveals Alex Rodriguez Has Slight Meniscus Tear in Knee

Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez hasn’t hit a home run in 85 at-bats and a meniscus tear in his right knee may be contributing to…