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Derek Jeter (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Derek Jeter Unlikely To Return Until After All-Star Break

“He has to be able to play more than five innings once every three days,” manager Joe Girardi said. “So I mean we’ll go through this week, I’m sure, and we’ll make an evaluation.”


Mark Teixeira (credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Mark Teixeira Returns To DL; Kevin Youkilis To Miss At Least 10-12 Weeks

Kevin Youkilis needs back surgery and Mark Teixeira returned to the 15-day disabled list on Tuesday with an aching right wrist, the latest injury setbacks for the depleted New York Yankees.


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Remember This Guy? Michael Pineda Set To Begin Rehab Assignment On Saturday

Pineda is set to begin a rehab assignment with Class A Advanced Tampa on Saturday. He threw 65 pitches in an extended spring training game on Monday and reported no discomfort.


Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Cashman Says A-Rod’s Yankees Career Is Like ‘The Good, The Bad And The Ugly’

“It’s something I think even Alex would tell you, he couldn’t live up to that (contract),” Cashman said. “It’s an enormous contract and I think, I would say probably, he couldn’t live up to it. But he’s doing everything he can to try to do so.”


Don Larsen (Photo by Vincent Laforet/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: Breaking Down The Subway Series From A Historical Perspective

Before interleague play, the term “Subway Series” was pretty much reserved for the World Series. But no city has had the number of Subway Series that The Big Apple has.


Derek Jeter (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images) and the Starbucks logo (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)

Gotcha! Derek Jeter Acts Under Alias At NYC Starbucks, Calls Himself ‘Philip’

In a photo published by the New York Post, Jeter was seen exiting a Greenwich Village Starbucks with the name “Philip” written on his coffee cup.


Robinson Cano (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

WATCH: Cano Surprises Leukemia Survivor, Plays Wiffle Ball With Him

Who says that professional athletes aren’t role models? We know that plenty of them aren’t, but there are still many so-called “good guys” in sports. Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano appears to be one of those good guys.


The plaque of Lefty Gomez is seen in Monument Park at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: Taking A Closer Look At The Legendary Lefty Gomez

For today’s blog I would like to highlight one of the funniest, most lovable, most quotable pitchers to ever wear the pinstripes — Lefty Gomez.


Jonny Gomes and Jacoby Ellsbury of the Red Sox look on during the national anthem on Jackie Robinson Day. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Baseball Holds Annual Jackie Robinson Day In Ballparks Across America

Baseball is holding its annual Jackie Robinson Day on the 66th anniversary of his breaking Major League Baseball’s color barrier with the Brooklyn Dodgers.


Mark Teixeira (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Mark Teixeira: My Goal Is To Rejoin Yankees On May 1

Mark Teixeira hopes to get the protective brace on his injured right wrist removed on Monday. Speaking before New York’s exhibition game at the Washington Nationals on Friday, he said his goal is to rejoin the Yankees as soon as May 1.


Hal Steinbrenner (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Hal Steinbrenner: We’re Not Selling The Team, And We Can Win With $189M Payroll

“We are committed as a family to be in this long-term,” Steinbrenner said. “We enjoy this, this is why we’re all involved — all of my siblings. And we’re going to continue, every year, to field a championship-caliber team.”


Brian Cashman (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images) and Sandy Alderson (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images)

Kallet: Mets, Yankees’ Active Rosters Will Be Neck-And-Neck On Opening Day

It’s a question that seemed unthinkable during the winter months and at the start of spring training: which team will have more talent on April 1?


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Report: Once Deal Is Official, Vernon Wells Will Become Yankees’ Starting Left Fielder

As of now, newly-signed Brennan Boesch is slated to be the starting left fielder. But if and when Wells becomes a member of the Bronx Bombers, he’ll immediately take over as the everyday left fielder, according to a report.


Derek Jeter (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Cashman: ‘It’s A Possibility’ Jeter Could Miss Opening Day, Start Season On DL

“We’ve got to do what’s right for him,” Cashman said. “Whatever’s right for him will be right for us. I’m not saying he’s going to be DL’ed, but I can’t tell you he won’t be. I don’t think it’s anything serious. I just think it’s a timing issue.”


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Derek Jeter Scratched From Tuesday’s Lineup With Left Ankle Discomfort

Derek Jeter said he was removed from Tuesday’s lineup for “precautionary” reasons because his surgically-repaired left ankle feels “stiff.”