After placing left-handed starters CC Sabathia (strained left groin) and Andy Pettitte (fractured left ankle) on the 15 and 60-day disabled list, respectively, on Thursday, the Yankees recalled Ryota Igarashi from Triple-A Scranton/WB...
Sweeping the Cleveland Indians out of Yankee Stadium on Wednesday came at a steep price for the New York Yankees, who lost CC Sabathia and Andy Pettitte to a mildly strained left groin and fractured left ankle, respectively.
Nearly two hours prior to Wednesday afternoon's Indians-Yankees series finale at Yankee Stadium, manager Joe Girardi announced that left-hander CC Sabathia has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a mild strain of the adductor m
Hughes, 7-2 with a 3.48 ERA since May 6, would tell Yahoo! Contributor Network that no significant adjustments were needed prior to Tuesday's game despite his forgettable start against the Braves last week.
Cleveland Indians starter Justin Masterson took a pelting at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday night, getting charged for four runs on seven hits over six innings before a crowd of 43,006 in a 6-4 loss to the New York Yankees.
The line coming out of the New York Yankees' locker room these days as it concerns their offense is "This is who we are," first uttered weeks ago by Nick Swisher when he was questioned about the club's heavy reliance on the long ball for run production.
Seven-time Cy Young Award winner Roger Clemens may have helped the New York Yankees win four American League pennants and two World Series championships, but not everyone linked to Major League Baseball's most successful franchise is a fan.
It's clearly not a start Phil Hughes will be discussing with his grandchildren many years from now, but with plenty of season left to play, Wednesday's episode vs. Atlanta is best forgotten well before his next turn.
The New York Yankees' winning streak had to end at some point, and their 2-for-11 showing with runners in scoring position vs. the Atlanta Braves at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday night contributed highly to such.
Left-hander CC Sabathia (W, 9-3) became the fourth starting pitcher to earn a second win during the New York Yankees' winning streak, which reached 10 Monday night after they defeated the Atlanta Braves 6-2.
The New York Yankees can breathe a sigh of relief on Monday, because Alex Rodriguez's single off Atlanta Braves left-hander in the fifth inning of a three-game series opener spares them the ignominy of being Baseball's latest perfect-game/no-hitter victim
Former Bengals and Jets quarterback Boomer Esiason may be an avid New York Mets fan, but on Thursday he will be channeling his inner Babe Ruth at Yankee Stadium for the second annual Bombers Boomer Broadway Softball Classic.
Yankees starter Hiroki Kuroda removed after getting struck on his left foot by Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy's liner in the seventh inning of the Subway Series opener at Yankee Stadium on Friday night, but tells YCN that he'll make his next start.
They are known for their prowess on the gridiron and authoring indelible memories for multiple generations of football fans, but it's their dedication to tackling what plagues children in this country that is making an immeasurable impact.
On the New York Yankees' previous homestand, starter Ivan Nova criticized himself for failing to hit his spots and not delivering pitches low enough in the zone for opponents to regularly send harmless grounders toward his teammates around the infield.
Andy Pettitte took a page out of 1996 at Yankee Stadium on Friday night, helping the New York Yankees snap a three-game losing streak by tossing eight shutout innings and striking out nine batters in a 4-0 win over the Cincinnati Reds.
The New York Yankees' slumping offense seemed bent on ruining Andy Pettitte's masterpiece vs. the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night, scoring just one run off starter Bronson Arroyo (L, 2-2) over the first seven innings of a series opener.
Perhaps Andy Pettitte (L, 0-1), considering how quickly things could've gone from not too shabby to catastrophic in the Yankees' 6-2 loss to Seattle at Yankee Stadium on Sunday, can find a semblance of victory in not losing too badly.
While New York Yankees legend Yogi Berra celebrated his 87th birthday Saturday, 3,000-hit club member Derek Jeter moved up Baseball's all-time hits, tying Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn for 17th place with an eighth-inning single off Seattle's Tom Wilhelmsen...
After growing up together in the New York Yankees' minor league system, pitcher Ivan Nova and catcher Jesus Montero were separated this past offseason when Montero was shipped to the Seattle Mariners for out-for-2012 right-handed starter Michael Pineda.
If you're a New York Knicks fan, there's one benefit to the Miami Heat's 2-0 lead over your team in this year's NBA Eastern Conference quarterfinals: it's become cheaper, since New York is expected to be swept, to score tickets for Games 3 and 4...
As prolific a run producer as New York Yankees center fielder Curtis Granderson has been since retooling his swing under hitting coach Kevin Long's watchful eye in August of 2010, he'll tell you there's still room for improvement.
Despite being removed from New York's series finale vs. Detroit on Sunday, Yankees RF Nick Swisher's .288 batting average, six homers and 23 RBIs through 20 games (80 at-bats) in 2012 may be forecasting his second career trip to the All-Star Game.
New York City vs. Miami, everyone (outside of south Florida) hates LeBron James, and Miami Heat president Pat Riley's ancient feud with the New York Knicks organization. Those are just three great reasons the Knicks-Heat playoff matchup is must-see TV.
Since Mike Woodson succeeded Mike D'Antoni last month, the Knicks have won 11 out of 12 games at Madison Square Garden and are 17-6 overall. Their .667 home winning percentage this season--courtesy of a 22-11 record--marks the team's best in 11 years.
That the New York Mets planned to honor shortstop Jose Reyes when he made his return to Citi Field as a member of the Miami Marlins Tuesday is no surprise. That they honored their fans by beating Miami 2-1, however, makes a ton more sense, if you ask me.
Much hype surrounds New York Yankees starter Hiroki Kuroda's upcoming matchup with countryman Yu Darvish (2-0, 3.57 ERA) of the Texas Rangers at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington Tuesday night, but both Japanese imports have a much greater concern...
We know New York Yankees all-time hits leader Derek Jeter (.411) has offensively been a man possessed so far in 2012, but now his longtime teammate, Alex Rodriguez, is starting to do damage at the plate, too.
New York Knicks power forward Amar'e Stoudemire looked solid in his second game since returning from a back injury at Philips Arena on Sunday, scoring 22 points and grabbing 12 rebounds in a 113-112 victory over the Atlanta Hawks.
Stunned, shocked, dejected, disgusted, revolted, incredulous, depressed, devastated and utterly speechless. If you're a Red Sox fan, there's a great chance, following your team's un-freakin'-believable implosion vs. the Yankees on Saturday...
If Fenway Park were able to make a wish on its 100th birthday, I doubt it would've been New York Yankees third baseman Eric Chavez and his teammates combining for five home runs in a 6-2 win over the Boston Red Sox on Friday.
New York Yankees starting pitcher Phil Hughes (0-2, 9.00 ERA) may have gotten past the "dead arm" that plagued him last year, but his recovery hasn't yielded successful results through two starts this season.
Once teammates in Seattle, New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez and retired center fielder Ken Griffey Jr. now have joint possession of fifth place on Major League Baseball's all-time home run list.
It's Friday the 13th in the Bronx, where the New York Yankees (3-3) and Los Angeles Angels (2-4) will open a three-game series at 1:05 p.m. ET. The matinee marks New York's 2012 home opener, as well as first baseman Albert Pujols' first game at Yankee...
After the Tampa Bay Rays swept the New York Yankees last week, some Bronx Bombers fans were understandably concerned. But two Mariano Rivera saves, two extra-inning wins and a three-game sweep of the Baltimore Orioles later, New York is even at 3-3...
The New York Mets' 1-0, Opening Day win over the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field on Thursday should, for at least another 24 hours, serve as a huge boost of confidence for third baseman David Wright, starting pitcher Johan Santana and closer Frank Francisco.
Should New York Jets general manager Mike Tannenbaum acquire Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow via trade, Tebowmania will be sharing New York with Linsanity, and the same locker room as some of pro football's most infamous figures.
A deep New York Yankees starting rotation got more crowded last week when left-hander Andy Pettitte decided to come out of retirement after just one year off, providing Phil Hughes and Freddy Garcia with additional competition in the race ...
To ex-Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning's pursuers--the Tennessee Titans, San Francisco 49ers and Denver Broncos--the season-ending neck surgery he underwent last September merely represents a risk too easily eclipsed by the potential reward.
Now that New York Knicks interim coach Mike Woodson is implementing a Carmelo Anthony-centric offense, point guard Jeremy Lin's role will be greatly diminished. This is being referred to as the death of Linsanity.