Former New York Yankee Jorge Posada speaks to the crowd during a ceremony retiring his number before the Yankees play against the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium on August 22, 2015 in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Who Are We To Criticize Monument Park?

Have the Yankees retired too many numbers? Probably. But you can’t go tearing them off the wall now.

08/26/2015

Joe Girardi

Silverman: The Blue Jays — Not Carlos Gomez — Are What’s Making Girardi Angry

Yes, Girardi has agita. But its source is the Jays of Toronto — not some dingbat from Houston.

08/26/2015

Michael Pineda

Yankees Reinstate Pineda From DL, Designate Capuano For Assignment

Right-hander Michael Pineda has returned to the New York Yankees after nearly a month on the disabled list and is starting against Houston.

08/26/2015

Mariano Rivera (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Mariano Rivera Honored At Little League World Series

Mariano Rivera remembers his Little League days fondly. What he remembers most: He hated to pitch.

08/26/2015

Philadelphia Phillies bench coach Larry Bowa gets ejected after arguing with home plate umpire Dan Bellino in the bottom of the seventh inning against the New York Mets on August 25, 2015 at the Citizens Bank Park. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

WATCH: Phillies, Larry Bowa Erupt Over Mets’ Quick Pitch

The Phillies don’t like the way the Mets are pitching in this series. And it almost got ugly Tuesday night.

08/26/2015

Carlos Gomez

WATCH: Yankees Yell At Carlos Gomez, Who Tells Bombers To ‘Shut Up’

Midway through their most lopsided home loss in more than six years, the New York Yankees were yelling at Houston outfielder Carlos Gomez from the dugout.

08/26/2015

Mark Teixeira

Teixeira Returns To Yankees’ Lineup; Sabathia Might Pitch In September

Mark Teixeira was back in the New York Yankees’ lineup Tuesday night after missing seven games with a bruised right shin.

08/26/2015

Curt Schilling

Curt Schilling Apologizes After Being Suspended By ESPN For Anti-Muslim Tweet

ESPN removed Curt Schilling from its broadcast team for the Little League World Series on Tuesday because of an anti-Muslim tweet.

08/26/2015

CC Sabathia

Palladino: Girardi Must Send Sabathia To The Bullpen If/When He Returns

Girardi should make that decision now. It’s what is best for both the Yanks and Sabathia.

08/26/2015

PHILADELPHIA, PA - AUGUST 25: Travis d'Arnaud #7 of the New York Mets slides past Carlos Ruiz #51 of the Philadelphia Phillies to score a run in the top of the second inning on August 25, 2015 at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Cuddy Comes Up Big As Mets Beat Phillies 6-5 For Fifth Straight Win

Michael Cuddyer hit a go-ahead two-run, pinch-hit single in the sixth inning and Noah Syndergaard finally won on the road as the New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies.

08/26/2015

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 25:  Carlos Gomez #30 of the Houston Astros celebrates with teamates after hitting a three run home run against Chris Capuano #26 of the New York Yankees in the seventh inning during their game at Yankee Stadium on August 25, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Gomez, Gattis Lead The Way As Astros Rout Yankees 15-1

Carlos Gomez and Evan Gattis both homered and drove in four runs, sending Dallas Keuchel and the Houston Astros to a 15-1 blowout of the New York Yankees.

08/26/2015

Wilmer Flores

Runs, Runs And More Runs: 8 Times The Mets Reached Double Digits In ’15

This is a team that, not too long ago, couldn’t hit sand if it fell off a camel. Now, the Amazin’s have become a force to be reckoned with in the batter’s box.

08/25/2015

George Steinbrenner

Kevin Millar: George Steinbrenner Flipped Off Red Sox Team Bus In 2003

After the thrilling finish — which extended the Curse of the Bambino — then-Yankees owner George Steinbrenner gave Boston’ team bus a pair of middle fingers.

08/25/2015

The 7 Line Army at Camden Yards

Phillies Radio Analyst Larry Andersen On Mets Fans: ‘They’re Just Obnoxious’

“I’ll take the Nationals’ fans over the Mets’ fans,” Andersen said. “Why’s that?” play-by-play man Scott Franzke asked. “They’re just obnoxious,” Andersen replied.

08/25/2015

David Wright hits a home run in the second inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on August 24, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

WATCH: David Wright Homers In First At-Bat Back From DL

Wright’s homer sparked a record-setting night for the Mets, who set a franchise mark with eight long balls on Monday.

08/25/2015