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Giants Spoil Rivera Day, Pettitte’s Final Regular-Season Game At Yankee Stadium

New York Yankees saw their AL wild-card hopes dim Sunday with a crushing 2-1 loss to the San Francisco Giants.

09/22/2013

Mariano Rivera (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images), Andy Pettitte (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Emotional Sunday: Yankees Set To Honor Rivera, Bid Farewell To Pettitte

Barring a run to the postseason, Andy Pettitte takes the mound for the final time at home Sunday when the Yankees look to complete a three-game sweep of the Giants. Mo Rivera will be honored before the game.

09/22/2013

Andy Pettitte (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Beloved Yankees Pitcher Andy Pettitte Announces Retirement

“I’ve reached the point where I know that I’ve left everything I have out there on that field,” Pettitte said in a statement. “The time is right. I’ve exhausted myself, mentally and physically, and that’s exactly how I want to leave this game.”

09/20/2013

Andy Pettitte (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Giglio: Andy Pettitte’s Legacy? Plain And Simple — A Winner

Pedro Martinez was dominant. Roger Clemens was the most valuable pitcher. Greg Maddux was brilliant. Randy Johnson was overwhelming. Mike Mussina was underrated. Andy Pettitte? He was a winner.

09/20/2013

The Yankees’ Andy Pettitte delivers a pitch in the first inning against the Blue Jays on Sept. 17, 2013 at Rogers Centre in Toronto. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Keidel: Prince Pettitte Holds Court With Yankees, Likely For The Last Time

Andy Pettitte, the most decorated, pinstriped pitcher since Whitey Ford, is inching toward the twilight, one gutty cutter at a time. His humble, aw-shucks refrain is so charming and understated that we don’t even acknowledge him.

09/18/2013

Catcher Chris Stewart of the New York Yankees hands the ball to Andy Pettitte against the Toronto Blue Jays on September 17, 2013. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Pettitte After Yankees Loss: ‘We’re Playing Terrible And It’s Not Good’

Andy Pettitte is frustrated, Joe Girardi is worried and the Yankees need to snap their losing streak in the worst way. The Bombers might not be in must-win territory just yet, but they sure are getting there in a hurry.

09/18/2013

Andy Pettitte (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Yankees Staring At Golden Opportunity In Final 12 Games

Good news! The Bombers will take on two last-place teams, a fourth-place team and a current wild card leader down the stretch as they fight for an American League playoff spot.

09/17/2013

Yankees manager Joe Girardi (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Sweeny: How Can You Say Yankees Don’t Have Heart?

As the Yankees continue to surge then sputter, surge then sputter, I keep hearing from fans about how this team lacks heart and desire. Seriously? That’s about all this team has.

09/16/2013

Robinson Cano is greeted in the Yankees dugout after scoring against the Orioles in the first inning at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on Sept. 11, 2013. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Yankees Keep Pressure On In Wild Card Race, Use Homers To Beat O’s

The Yankees moved past Baltimore and Cleveland in the AL wild-card hunt. New York has hit eight home runs in winning two of three in the four-game series that concludes Thursday night.

09/12/2013

Chris Davis (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Orioles Slugger Davis Searches For 50th Home Run, Faces Pettitte Tonight

Baltimore Orioles slugger Chris Davis faces Yankees veteran lefty Andy Pettitte tonight at Camden Yards. Davis is seeking his 50th home run.

09/11/2013

Joe Girardi (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Keidel: R.I.P. Yankees — From Postseason To Postmortem

Even the most jaded Yankees apologist is gripping a shovel, ready to toss the dirt on the 2013 Bronx Bombers.

09/10/2013

Yankees reliever Boone Logan reacts after giving up a grand slam to Boston’s Mike Napoli in the seventh inning at Yankee Stadium on Sept. 6, 2013. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Red Sox Score 9 Unanswered Runs, Hand Yankees Stunning Defeat

Mike Napoli hit a tying grand slam in the seventh, Shane Victorino had a go-ahead homer one inning later and the Boston Red Sox rallied past the New York Yankees 12-8 on Friday night for their fourth straight victory.

09/06/2013

Yankees manager Joe Girardi (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

Keidel: G.I. Joe Is Your American League Manager Of The Year

Aside from jamming the eject button on Andy Pettitte the other day and letting Joba Chamberlain combust on the mound, G.I. Joe has done a David Copperfield job on his club this year.

09/04/2013

(Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Bullpen Blows Lead, Lose 7-3 To Orioles

Pettitte pitched six shutout innings but the Yankees’ bullpen gave up 7 runs in the 7th and dropped behind the O’s in the Wild Card race.

09/01/2013

Mets GM Sandy Alderson (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images), Yankees manager Joe Girardi (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

Keidel: Bad Baseball In Big Apple — Yankees, Meet The Mets

The Mets fan already knows where his team will be on Halloween. And soon they will be joined by some overpriced, pinstriped clowns across the river.

08/30/2013

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