CC Sabathia

Masahiro Tanaka (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Yankees Pitchers And Catchers: 2015 Season Hinges On Health Of Arms

When healthy, the Yankees’ top three of Tanaka, Pineda and Sabathia could be as good as any in baseball. The problem: they have to prove they’re no longer damaged goods.

02/20/2015

Mark Teixeira (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Jared Max: Yankees Need To Realize That Glory Is Not Rebuilt With One Swing

I love classic rock, but I cannot listen to the Yankees play the same Boston and Bad Company songs again. They need to become more of a progressive college radio station.

02/17/2015

Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees walks back to the dugout after pitching the first inning of a simulated game on September 15, 2014 at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Rothschild: Offseason Reports On Tanaka’s Elbow Have Been Positive

“So far he’s felt good,” Rothschild said Monday at the Yankees’ minor league complex. “He’s had a good winter.”

02/09/2015

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Cashman On WFAN: Yankees Ready To Meet With A-Rod, Make The Best Of It

The biggest sideshow in sports is a few weeks away from turning Yankees spring training upside-down. Brian Cashman is ready for the Alex Rodriguez experience.

02/06/2015

Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees pitches in a simulated game on September 15, 2014 at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Palladino: As Camp Nears, Yanks Have Major Question Marks In Rotation

In two weeks, pitchers and catchers will report with a starting five comprised of three legitimate injury risks, one young flamethrower in Eovaldi and an average swingman in Capuano.

02/06/2015

Brian McCann (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Keidel: The Mets Are More Interesting — And Probably Better — Than The Yankees

The Yankees are no longer the bullies on the block. Retire the Darth Vader masks. The Jeter babies can burn those nauseating “Got Rings?” shirts. Lose the elitism.

01/21/2015

CC Sabathia (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Report: Police Respond After CC Sabathia Loses Cool At Airport

Sabathia’s vacation got off to a rocky start on Saturday after the Yankees pitcher missed his flight and had to be calmed down by officers at Newark Liberty International Airport, according to TMZ.

12/29/2014

Bernie Williams (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Ranking The Best Local Athletes In History By Jersey/Uniform Number: 59-50

As part of our weekly rankings of the best local athletes by uniform/jersey number, we continue with 59-50.

09/30/2014

Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

How Will Jeter’s Final Game In The Bronx Unfold? Girardi Doesn’t Even Know

Last year, the manager sent Jeter and Andy Pettitte to the mound with two outs in the ninth inning of New York’s last game at Yankee Stadium to remove Mariano Rivera.

09/23/2014

Curtis Granderson  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Ranking The 10 Most Disappointing Local Baseball Players Of 2014

The Bombers spent nearly $500 million in the offseason and this was the year that the Mets were finally expected to contend. Let’s just say it hasn’t worked out for either party.

09/04/2014

Derek Jeter (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Make No Mistake, The Yankees’ Once-Mighty Empire Is Crumbling

With 44 games remaining, the Yankees do not possess the fear-inducing aura of Bronx Bombers teams of recent vintage. And unless the front office changes its philosophy, it’s only going to get worse.

08/13/2014

CC Sabathia (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

CC Sabathia On WFAN: Losing Weight Is Bad? Tell That To My Knee

After docs removed a bone spur last week, Sabathia acknowledged his knee probably wouldn’t return to 100 percent. It wasn’t much of a surprise when the comment made headlines.

08/07/2014

CC Sabathia (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Cashman: Sabathia To Have Arthroscopic Surgery On Knee, Season Over

The long shot that was the Yankees getting CC Sabathia back into the rotation at some point this summer is now officially an impossibility.

07/18/2014

Brian Cashman (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Yankees GM Brian Cashman: ‘I Have To Reinforce Our Pitching’

“I have to reinforce our pitching, in my opinion,” Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said. “I have things that I feel I have to try to do, that I’m trying to do, but it is easier said than done.”

07/18/2014

Shane Greene (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images), Jacob deGrom  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Palladino: Replacement Arms Key For Mets, Yankees In Second Half

Good fortune certainly smiles if the kid works out. If he doesn’t, then the position goes down the tubes. If enough spots follow, then the season goes out the window.

07/14/2014

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