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Brian McCann (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Brian McCann Returns To Atlanta With Slumping Yankees

The Georgia native spent his first nine years with the Braves, and his first matchup with his former team comes Friday night in the opener of a three-game series.

08/28/2015

CLEVELAND, OH - AUGUST 13:  Brian McCann #34 of the New York Yankees hits a three run home run against the Cleveland Indians during the first inning of their game on August 13, 2015 at Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio.    (Photo by David Maxwell/Getty Images)

McCann, Drew Go Yard To Help End Yankees’ Skid

Brian McCann hit a three-run homer, Stephen Drew also connected and the New York Yankees broke a five-game losing streak.

08/14/2015

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Yankees Re-Sign Garrett Jones, Option Caleb Cotham To Triple-A

Jones was cut last Friday after New York acquired outfielder-infielder Dustin Ackley in a trade with Seattle.

08/06/2015

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)

Yankees To Sit McCann For A Few Days To Rest Tweaked Left Knee

McCann, who is hitting .255 with 18 home runs and 65 RBIs, suffered an inflamed MCL in his left knee during Tuesday night’s 13-3 victory over the Red Sox.

08/05/2015

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Yanks Bust Loose In The 7th, Hammer Red Sox 13-3

Brian McCann and Chris Young hit three-run homers during a nine-run burst in the seventh inning and the New York Yankees broke loose once again, romping past the Boston Red Sox 13-3 Tuesday night.

08/05/2015

Masahiro Tanaka delivers a pitch for the Yankees against the Seattle Mariners at Yankee Stadium on July 17, 2015. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

A-Rod Blast In 7th Gets Yankees’ Second Half Off To Solid Start

Alex Rodriguez returned from the All-Star break with a boom, hitting a tiebreaking home run in the seventh inning as the New York Yankees beat the Seattle Mariners 4-3 Friday night.

07/17/2015

Mark Teixeira #25 of the New York Yankees tags out Kevin Kiermaier #39 of the Tampa Bay Rays in the seventh inning at Yankee Stadium on July 3, 2015 in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

McCann, Teixeira Hit 3-Run Homers As Yanks Beat Rays In 12

Brain McCann hit a three-run homer in the 12th inning, rallying the New York Yankees for a second time Friday night and giving them a 7-5 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.

07/04/2015

Yankees catcher Brian McCann hits a two-run home run against the Los Angeles Angels at Yankee Stadium on June 6, 2015. (Photo by Adam Hunger/Getty Images)

Capellini: With McCann A New Man, Yankees Are Finally Getting What They Paid For

Remember when Brian McCann was labeled as a player who couldn’t cut it in New York? That was a long time ago, it seems. These days, it’s hard to imagine the Yankees succeeding without him.

06/11/2015

The Yankees' Brian McCann follows through on a first-inning three-run home run against the Kansas City Royals at Yankee Stadium on May 25, 2015. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Yankees Get Good News As Scans Of McCann’s Foot Come Back Negative

McCann first reported pain in the foot on May 24, when the foot and calf tightened on him during a game against Texas and he left after eight innings.

06/04/2015

Brian McCann (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Yankees’ McCann To Have MRI On Sore Foot

Brian McCann will spend the Yankees’ off day on Thursday hoping an MRI provides an answer for why his right foot has become troublesome.

06/04/2015

Stephen Vogt of the Oakland Athletics hits a two-run double in the third inning against the New York Yankees at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, California, on May 29, 2015.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Bad Yankees Are Back, Lose Again To Athletics

Sonny Gray pitched eight innings for his sixth win of the season, Stephen Vogt drove in two runs and the Oakland Athletics beat the New York Yankees 6-2 on Friday night.

05/30/2015

The Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez, left, connects on a three-run home run during the third inning against the Kansas City Royals at Yankee Stadium on May 27, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Pineda Gets Back On Track, Yankees Finish 3-Day Dominance Of Mighty Royals

Alex Rodriguez hit a three-run homer to break Lou Gehrig’s American League record for RBIs, and the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 4-2 Wednesday to finish a three-game sweep.

05/28/2015

The Yankees' Brian McCann follows through on a first-inning three-run home run against the Kansas City Royals at Yankee Stadium on May 25, 2015. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Yankees Emerge From Long Slumber, Belt 5 Homers In Rout Of Royals

Brett Gardner, Brian McCann and Chase Headley homered during an eight-run first inning and the New York Yankees romped past the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals 14-1 Monday.

05/26/2015

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 08:  Brian McCann #34 of the New York Yankees tries to avoid the tag by Caleb Joseph #36 of the Baltimore Orioles on May 8, 2015 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City.McCann was called out on the play to end the third inning.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

McCann Goes Yard Early, Yankees Squeak By Orioles 5-4

Brian McCann hit an early two-run homer, Andrew Miller got his major league-leading 13th save and the New York Yankees held on to beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-4 Friday night after taking a quick five-run lead.

05/08/2015

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 27: Brian McCann #34 and Andrew Miller #48 of the New York Yankees celebrate a 4-1 win against the Tampa Bay Rays during their game at Yankee Stadium on April 27, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

McCann Homer Boosts Yanks To 4-1 Win Over Rays

Brian McCann hit a tiebreaking home run and Adam Warren pitched effectively into the sixth inning as the New York Yankees ended the Tampa Bay Rays’ five-game winning streak, 4-1 on Monday night.

04/28/2015

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