Tag Archives: new york yankees

  • 13 Biggest MLB Storylines to Follow During the 2015 Season

    13 Biggest MLB Storylines to Follow During the 2015 Season

    A lot has happened in the world of sports since the final out of the 2014 World Series. Tom Brady deflated his balls, Pete Carroll blew the Super Bowl, Steph Curry took his game to another level, Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather finally agreed to a fight, and the Kentucky Wildcats got to within two games […]

  • Yankees Fan Tries To Throw Back Home Run Ball, Fails (Video)

    Yankees Fan Tries To Throw Back Home Run Ball, Fails (Video)

    It was a rough day for the New York Yankees during their home opener earlier today against the Toronto Blue Jays. They managed just three hits of their own, while starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka was roughed up for five third inning runs during a 6-1 drubbing. And as brutal as things were on the field […]

  • ARod Home Run? ARod Home Run! (Video)

    ARod Home Run? ARod Home Run! (Video)

    It happened earlier today during a Grapefruit League game against the hated Boston Red Sox, Alex Rodriguez hit a solo home run to left-center field, cutting the Yankees’ deficit to 5-3 in the bottom of the fourth inning.  It was his first home run in Spring Training, and I’m sure the New York tabloids will find […]

  • A-Rod Apology to Everyone Comes Via Hand-Written Letter (Pic)

    A-Rod Apology to Everyone Comes Via Hand-Written Letter (Pic)

    Alex Rodriguez issued an apology today to Major League Baseball, the New York Yankees, the Steinbrenners, the MLB Players Association, and most importantly, the fans.  It is not a surprising move from the much-maligned millionaire ballplayer.  What is surprising is the way the apology was issued, via a hand-written letter that was released by MLB.com. […]

  • 9 Things We Are Not Going to Miss About Derek Jeter

    9 Things We Are Not Going to Miss About Derek Jeter

    There are plenty of things that baseball fans everywhere are going to miss about Derek Jeter. This isn’t a list seeking to discredit him. From 1998 to 2000 the guy put together three of the best offensive seasons we’ve ever seen by a shortstop,  and his professionalism was unmatched. That said, Jeter might also be the most overrated player […]

  • Derek Jeter Farewell Letter to Fans Is the Most Jeter Thing Ever (Pic)

    Derek Jeter Farewell Letter to Fans Is the Most Jeter Thing Ever (Pic)

    After receiving extravagant retirement gifts everywhere he went for the last six months, last night, at his final game at Yankee Stadium, Derek Jeter gave two gifts of his own. The second and best gift was the walk-off single in his last ever at-bat in the iconic pinstripes. (His final game as a Yankee will […]

  • Derek Jeter’s Adorable Nephew Tips Cap to Uncle After Walk-Off Hit

    Derek Jeter’s Adorable Nephew Tips Cap to Uncle After Walk-Off Hit

    For the most part, Derek Jeter‘s final game at Yankee Stadium went like it was scripted by Disney. Rain clouds give way to a rainbow…The faded hero, rejuvenated by the electricity pulsating through the stadium, steps to the plate with the game on the line…He delivers one more clutch, game-winning hit…Crowd goes wild. The only […]

  • Jeter Hits Walk-Off Single in Final Game at Yankee Stadium (Videos)

    Jeter Hits Walk-Off Single in Final Game at Yankee Stadium (Videos)

    Last night, retiring Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter took the field for the very last time at Yankee Stadium. He still has three games left in his mythical career, but for Yankees fans this was goodbye. Amazingly, if you had asked any one of those Yankees fans to script Derek Jeter’s final game at Yankee Stadium, […]

  • Derek Jeter Career Highlights Recreated in Legos? Sure, Why Not (Video)

    Derek Jeter Career Highlights Recreated in Legos? Sure, Why Not (Video)

    Just when you thought the pomp and circumstance surrounding the imminent retirement of Derek Jeter could not possibly get any more ridiculous—All-Star game tributes, extravagant gifts, saccharine Gatorade commercials—out comes this video featuring all the great Derek Jeter career highlights recreated in Legos. Of course, while part of me wants to roll my eyes at […]

  • Babe Ruth Red Sox Contract Sells for More Than $1 Million (Pic)

    Babe Ruth Red Sox Contract Sells for More Than $1 Million (Pic)

    The original Babe Ruth Red Sox contract may have only been for $5,000, but it recently went to auction for $1.02 million. The document, which Babe Ruth, the AL president, and Red Sox owner Henry Frazee all signed, was executed in 1918, a year before Ruth was famously shipped to the New York Yankees. Interestingly […]