Known for his intensity as a pitcher, Pettitte was visibly emotional as the team unveiled his plaque in Monument Park at Yankee Stadium during a pregame ceremony.
The highlights of the festivities were one-on-one conversations with four-time World Series champion Bernie Williams and general manager Brian Cashman, hosted by WFAN host Mike Francesa.
Making his fourth career start, the 21-year-old Severino (1-2) gave up a one-out homer in the first to fellow rookie Francisco Lindor, but he yielded only two singles and four walks in the remainder of his six gritty innings.
Fans chanted the familiar “Hip, hip, Jorge!” several times during a ceremony.
Carlos Carrasco struck out 11, Carlos Santana homered and the Cleveland Indians stopped the New York Yankees once again, beating the AL East leaders 7-3 Friday night.
It’s been a busy season in Monument Park.
Girardi was ejected while the Bombers were trying to mount a rally against Cleveland closer Cody Allen on Thursday night, a comeback that fell short with a 3-2 loss.
Cody Allen worked out of his own jam in the ninth inning Thursday night and the Cleveland Indians held on for a 3-2 victory over the New York Yankees.
You can’t put a particular price on memories. But Cashman didn’t realize that fans would pay good money to stroll down memory lane.
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A 21-page profile of Brian Cashman is shedding some light on just how contentious it got when the retired Yankees captain was negotiating his contract in 2010.
Rookie Greg Bird hit a pair of soaring two-run drives for his first major league homers, supporting an overpowering effort by Nathan Eovaldi as the Yankees held on for a 4-3 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday.
The Yankees had a day game Wednesday in the Bronx and to Craig’s delight, they “took care of business.”
Should Eli Manning get what he wants, it’d go down as one of the most significant contracts in the history of New York sports.
Alex Rodriguez hit a slump-busting grand slam in the seventh inning, and the New York Yankees rallied from a three-run deficit against a depleted Minnesota bullpen to beat the Twins 8-4 Tuesday night.
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