Andruw Jones

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Keefe To The City: Yankees, Rangers Trying To Find Their Way

Neil Keefe has the second installment of “Thursday Thoughts” with the Yankees playing .500 baseball and the Rangers needing to win the biggest game of the season on Saturday night.


Brett Gardner greets Derek Jeter after a home run. (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Yankees Are A Different Team Without Gardner

The Yankees will sorely miss Brett Gardner’s speed and defense while he recovers from a strained muscle above his elbow.


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Yankees’ Brett Gardner Lands On DL With Ailing Right Elbow

Gardner had an MRI that showed a strained muscle just above his elbow. He also has a bruise.


Chris Stewart

Stewart Earns Some Pinstripes, Yankees Blast Twins

CC Sabathia shook off early trouble to get a rare April win for the Yankees and backup catcher Chris Stewart hit a go-ahead, two-run single and had three RBIs for the first time in his career to lead New York over the Minnesota Twins 8-3 Tuesday night.



Nova Brings ‘A’ Game, Jeter Goes 4-For-4; Yankees Get First Win

Andruw Jones homered for the Yankees, who averted the fourth 0-4 start in franchise history — the first since 1973.


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Sweeny: Sabathia Weighs In

Brian Cashman said that he has no issues with CC Sabathia’s weight and spoke about Michael Pineda and the Yankees’ DH plans.


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Andruw Jones And Yankees Finalize $2 Million Deal

Andruw Jones and the Yankees have finalized a $2 million, one-year contract that keeps him in New York for a second season.


Hideki Matsui and Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees celebrate after their 7-3 win against the Philadelphia Phillies in Game Six of the 2009 MLB World Series at Yankee Stadium on November 4, 2009. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Hideki Matsui And Yankees A Likely Match

Since trading away Jesus Montero, the Yankees need to acquire an additional DH. Hideki Matsui could fill that role and bring some clutch back to the Yankees.


Hiroki Kuroda (L), Michael Pineda (R) (credit: Jeff Gross and Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Yankees’ Cashman Played This Hand Well, And May Not Be Done Dealing

In a matter of hours on Friday night, the Yankees waived goodbye to prized prospect Jesus Montero and Hector Noesi and welcomed much-needed arms to their rotation. GM Brain Cashman stayed patient and appears to have won big.


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Hartnett: New Year, Same Yankees Not Necessarily A Bad Thing

Some Yankees fans have expressed outrage, but Brian Cashman has kept the organization’s best interests at heart by waiting for the right deal.


Andruw Jones (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Yankees Re-Sign Andruw Jones

The New York Yankees have brought back outfielder/designated hitter Andruw Jones for another year. He will earn 2 million dollars in base salary plus potential bonuses.


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Hartnett: Why Grady Sizemore Makes Sense For Yankees

The Yankees should turn to oft-injured free agent Grady Sizemore to provide competition for corner outfielders Brett Gardner and Nick Swisher and to serve as a left-sided DH.


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Keefe To The City: What Went Wrong And Right For The Yankees

You aren’t supposed to make announcements on game days during World Series, but Neil Keefe couldn’t wait any longer to do his second annual “What Went Wrong And Right For The Yankees” piece.


Yankees Rays

Hangover: Yankees Take The Night Off, Get Blown Away By Rays

Matt Moore struck out 11 in five innings of his first major league start and the Tampa Bay Rays unloaded on the watered-down Yankees for a 15-8 victory Thursday, a night after New York clinched the AL East title.


Yankees Jorge Posada

Hartnett: Does Jorge Posada Deserve To Make Yankees’ Playoff Roster?

Jorge Posada has been through a difficult year in what is likely his final season as a Yankee but has he made a strong enough case to be named on Joe Girardi’s playoff roster?