Former Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte stands next to his retired plaque, which will go into Monument Park at Yankee Stadium. (Credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Yankees Honor Andy Pettitte By Retiring His No. 46

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.


Mike Francesa and Brian Cashman (Credit: Brad Kallet/WFAN)

PHOTOS: WFAN’s Yankees Radio Network FanFest In Little Italy

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.


Yankees catcher Brian McCann follows through on a seventh-inning three-run home run against the Red Sox at Yankee Stadium on Aug. 4, 2015. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Severino Gets First Big League Win, Yankees Beat Indians

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.


Former New York Yankee Jorge Posada (C) poses with his Monument Park plaque during a ceremony before a game against the Cleveland Indians with former teammates, from left, Andy Pettitte, Mariano Rivera, Derek Jeter and Bernie Williams at Yankee Stadium on August 22, 2015.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Yankees Retire Posada’s No. 20 In Monument Park

Fans chanted the familiar “Hip, hip, Jorge!” several times during a ceremony.


NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 21:  Carlos Beltran #36 of the New York Yankees slides past home plate in the fourth inning against the Cleveland Indians on August 21, 2015 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City.Beltran hit home plate to score the run.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Carrasco Dominates Yanks’ Lineup, Bombers Fall To Tribe, 7-3

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.


Left-hander Andy Pettitte, right, talks with teammate Jorge Posada during the Yankees’ game against the Los Angeles Angels at Yankee Stadium on April 13, 2010. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Yankees Set To Retire Numbers Of Dynasty Stars Jorge Posada And Andy Pettitte

It’s been a busy season in Monument Park.


Joe Girardi argues with home plate umpire Dan Iassogna after he was ejected against the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium on August 20, 2015. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Furious Joe Girardi Takes Issue With Ump’s Strike Zone

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.


NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 20:  Jose Ramirez #11 of the Cleveland Indians follows through on a fourth innning RBI base hit against the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium on August 20, 2015 in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

A-Rod Slams No. 680 Off Tomlin, But Yanks Fall To Cleveland 3-2

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.


Derek Jeter #2, Gary Sheffield #11, manager Joe Torre and general manager Brian Cashman

Keidel: Tulo Was Better Than Jeter In 2010, But Nostalgia Is A Powerful Thing

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.


Greg Bird

3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York Sports

Taking a look at who’s hot and who’s not on the local sports landscape.


Derek Jeter shakes hands with Yankees GM  Brian Cashman during a press conference to announce his new contract with the club on December 7, 2010. (Photo by Tim Boyles/Getty Images)

Yankees GM To Jeter In 2010: We’d Rather Have Tulowitzki

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.


Greg Bird of the New York Yankees watches his two-run home run against the Minnesota Twins in the fourth inning at Yankee Stadium on Aug. 19, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Bird Hammers 2 Homers As Yankees Finish Off 3-Game Sweep Of Twins

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.


during their game at Yankee Stadium on August 19, 2015 in New York City.

Boomer & Carton: Yanks Remain Hot As A Pistol, Mets Fall And Cashman Spills The Beans

The Yankees had a day game Wednesday in the Bronx and to Craig’s delight, they “took care of business.”


Joe Namath

10 Most Significant Contracts In New York Sports History

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.


NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 18:  Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees celebrates his grand slam in the seventh inning against the Minnesota Twins on August 18, 2015 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

A-Rod’s Grand Slam Rallies Yankees Past Twins

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.