John Ryan Murphy and Chase Headley celebrate after scoring on Jacoby Ellsbury's double in the fifth inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium on July 23, 2015. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Red-Hot Yankees Playing Like They Belong In October

There’s something happening here. What it is ain’t exactly clear.

07/24/2015

The Yankees’ Masahiro Tanaka pitches in the sixth inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium on July 23, 2015. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Yankees Complete Sweep Of Orioles, Make Huge Statement Out Of The Break

Jacoby Ellsbury finished a triple shy of the cycle and drove in four runs as the AL East-leading Yankees completed a three-game sweep of the Baltimore Orioles 9-3 Thursday.

07/23/2015

Madison Bumgarner

No Yankees In Top 20 MLB Jersey Sales For First Time Since 2010

Two Mets — Matt Harvey and David Wright — are in the top 20, and no Yankees are represented.

07/23/2015

Fans display asterisk signs at Alex Rodriguez  (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images), and a young fan has a good idea (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Jared Max: A Modern-Day Baseball Fan’s Dilemma, From The Inside Out

Why is it so difficult to not be suspicious when certain players hit home runs? Do you feel this conflict, too?

07/23/2015

George Steinbrenner, seen during the Yankees' 2000 World Series championship parade in NYC. (DOUG KANTER/AFP/Getty Images)

Keidel: Enough’s Enough Already — Steinbrenner Belongs In The Hall Of Fame

And while a sportswriter — specifically a New York sportswriter — shouldn’t admit this, I assumed George Steinbrenner was in the Hall of Fame.

07/23/2015

Plaxico Burress (Photo credit should read STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Oops! 10 Freak Off-The-Field Injuries In New York Sports

In light of Jason Pierre-Paul’s freak fireworks injury, we’ve given a lot of thought to some of the strangest off-field injuries suffered by New York sports figures.

07/23/2015

Rob Manfred

Manfred: MLB May Need To Consider Moving Back Trade Deadline

Commissioner Rob Manfred thinks baseball may need to consider moving the trade deadline back to give teams in the hunt for a wild card more time.

07/23/2015

Mark Teixeira hits a two-run home run in the first inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium on July 22, 2015. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

MARKNADO! Teixeira Feasting As Yankees Cruise In AL East

Many thought Mark Teixeira wouldn’t be the same after season-ending wrist surgery two years ago. They were wrong.

07/23/2015

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 22:  Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees is greeted by Mark Teixeira #25 after connecting on a solo home run in the fifth inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium on July 22, 2015 in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

A-Rod, Teixeira Go Yard, Yanks Slide Past Orioles

Alex Rodriguez hit the 20th homer of his renaissance season, Mark Teixeira connected for an early two-run shot and the New York Yankees beat the Baltimore Orioles 4-3 Wednesday night.

07/23/2015

Brian Cashman (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

With Trade Deadline Approaching, Cashman Tells WFAN No Prospect Is Untouchable

He will keep all of his options open, literally. That was the message Wednesday from general manager Brian Cashman as the Yankees consider ways to improve themselves prior to the July 31 trade deadline.

07/22/2015

Greg Maddux

Counting Down: 5 Best Starting Rotations Of The Past 20 Years

Let’s see where the current Mets staff ranks among the five best pitching rotations of the past 20 years.

07/22/2015

Joe Girardi (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images), Stephen Drew (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images) and Terry Collins (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Palladino: Collins Would Kill To Have Girardi’s Stephen Drew Problem

The Yankees can afford to keep starting Stephen Drew at second base because they have other people to get the job done.

07/22/2015

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 21:  Matt Wieters #32 of the Baltimore Orioles is tagged out at second base by Didi Gregorius #18 of the New York Yankees to end the sixth inning at Yankee Stadium on July 21, 2015 in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Bombers Scrape By AL-East Rival Orioles, 3-2

Little-used Brendan Ryan hit a tiebreaking RBI double in the sixth inning, helping the New York Yankees beat the Baltimore Orioles 3-2 Tuesday night in the opener of a series between AL East rivals.

07/22/2015

Yankees right-hander Nathan Eovaldi (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Yankees Hope To Run And Hide From Orioles This Week In The Bronx

The Yankees aren’t going to win the AL East this week, but they sure can send a message to all potential challengers.

07/21/2015

Yankees general manager Brian Cashman looks on during Carlos Beltran's introductory press conference at Yankee Stadium on Dec. 20, 2013. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Cashman: Yankees More Likely To Do Nothing Than Something Significant At Deadline

It’s that time of the year again — when Brian Cashman goes out of his way to dispel just how aggressive the usually aggressive Yankees plan to be at the trade deadline.

07/20/2015

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