Billy Martin

Joe Torre at Yankees Old Timers' Day in 2011. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Joe Torre, Bobby Cox, Tony La Russa Headed To Hall Of Fame

“I got choked up real quick,” Torre, who won four World Series titles managing the Yankees, said on WFAN radio Monday. “It’s something I’m sort of in a daze right now about.”

12/09/2013

Joe Torre (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Joe Torre, Tony La Russa, Bobby Cox On Hall Of Fame Ballot

Retired managers Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox will join holdovers George Steinbrenner and Marvin Miller on the Hall of Fame expansion era committee ballot next month.

11/04/2013

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Reggie Jackson On WFAN: Radio Silence Regarding A-Rod

Mr. October isn’t afraid of a little controversy. So perhaps it was telling Wednesday when the man who voices his opinion on everything said absolutely nothing about embattled Yankees star Alex Rodriguez.

10/30/2013

Reggie Jackson (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Reggie Jackson Accuses Mets Of Bigotry In Book

The Hall of Famer alleges that he wasn’t selected No. 1 overall in the 1966 draft because the Mets thought he’d be a “social problem” due to his relationship with a Mexican woman, according to the New York Post.

10/07/2013

Alex Rodriguez (credit: Elsa/Getty Images) and Brian Cashman (credit: Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Current Yankees Turmoil Making ‘The Bronx Zoo’ Years Look Tame

Yankees broadcaster Suzyn Waldman said of the acrimonious Yankees: “This is uncharted territory.”

08/26/2013

George Brett (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Sweeny: 30 Years Later, Pine Tar Game Still Sticking To George Brett

For being such a great player, Brett had — prior to the Pine Tar Incident — gained his greatest national attention for an ill-timed case of hemorrhoids during the 1980 World Series.

07/24/2013

Hitting coach George Brett of the Kansas City Royals watches from the dugout at Kauffman Stadium. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Brett Looks Back At Infamous 1983 Pine Tar Game Versus Yankees

George Brett raced from of the dugout, his arms flailing wildly after his home run was taken away in the infamous “Pine Tar Game.”

07/24/2013

Derek Jeter (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Keidel: Should Derek Jeter Retire?

Only the most jaded Jeter fans could ignore the obvious. Derek Jeter is older, slower, and injured. There will be a day when he can’t play anymore. Will it be this year or next?

05/10/2013

Joe Girardi (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Silverman: Girardi Must Keep A-Rod On The Bench Against The O’s

Joe Girardi must finish the job. He took the first step when he put Alex Rodriguez (.083 in the series) on the bench in the ninth inning on Wednesday night and had Raul Ibanez pinch-hit for him. He must now leave him there.

10/11/2012

Derek Jeter (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Keidel: Derek Jeter The Greatest Yankee Ever? He’s Not Even In The Top 5

If you want those of us who eulogized Jeter last year to apologize, you got it. I’m sorry. But to bend the other way and embalm the man in faerie dust is equally misguided. He’s great, just not the greatest.

09/14/2012

Yogi Berra, Whitey Ford, Reggie Jackson.  (credit: Mike McCann)

Yankees Announce Lineup For 66th Old Timers’ Day

The New York Yankees have announced that nearly 50 former Yankees will attend the 66th annual Old Timers’ Day at Yankee Stadium on Sunday, July 1st.

06/25/2012

Jason Bay leaves the field with an injury. (credit:  Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Palladino: Jason Bay Not The First Bust In This Town

Nothing has seemed to go right for Bay, so maybe it’s time the Mets consider moving him to his next stop. It’s time, just like it was for a few others in his shoes.

06/18/2012

Umpire Bob Davidson argues with Cole Hamels #35 of the Philadelphia Phillies as Placido Polanco #27 holds him back during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park on April 20, 2012 in San Diego, California. Hamels was charged with a balk. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: Understanding The Balk

The balk is one of the most confusing, poorly understood, and obscure aspects in baseball.

05/03/2012

Bethpage Black Golf Course - Farmingdale, NY - Aug 11, 2011 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

PGA Considers Long Island’s Bethpage Black For Championship

PGA officials say that discussions about a championship coming this way are impressive.

08/11/2011

(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)

Steinbrenner, Martin On Hall Of Fame Ballot

Yankees owner George Steinbrenner will be on the Hall of Fame veterans committee ballot next month with former New York manager Billy Martin.

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