When the thunder and lightning doesn’t happen — it may not against the better pitchers they’ll face in the ALDS — it would be a comfort for Girardi to know that the Yankees can still generate some high, crooked numbers without leaving the yard.
This hasn’t been the smoothest of seasons for C.C. Sabathia. He’s still coming through when it counts for the New York Yankees.
Eduardo Nunez was among the Yankees’ call-ups and was placed into the starting lineup on Saturday.
Is Phil Hughes’s second start of the spring important? It’s important enough for Joe Girardi to take a 2½-hour ride to see it.
Jorge Posada has been through a difficult year in what is likely his final season as a Yankee but has he made a strong enough case to be named on Joe Girardi’s playoff roster?
For the past couple of seasons, the one pitcher who could consistently stifle the Yankees was Seattle ace Felix Hernandez. That run came to an abrupt end Monday night.
“Daniel’s Music Foundation meets the the New York Yankees,” was the announcement made at the Brooks Atkinson Threatre on Monday.
The New York Yankees recalled outfielder Chris Dickerson from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Sunday and optioned outfielder Greg Golson to Triple-A.
Sergio Mitre is headed back to the Yankees. The right-hander was traded from Milwaukee to New York for cash on Wednesday, two days after the Brewers designated him for assignment.
Eduardo Nunez hit a tiebreaking single in the seventh inning after shortstop Troy Tulowitzki made an error, Nick Swisher and Jorge Posada had consecutive homers and the New York Yankees beat the Colorado Rockies 6-4 Sunday.
With Nick Swisher and Brett Gardner struggling, why shouldn’t Joe Girardi turn to Chris Dickerson? The utility outfielder carries plenty of intangible qualities and could be just the spark the Yankees need.
Yankees backup outfielder Chris Dickerson has been cleared to play, three days after he was hit in the head by a fastball that left him with a concussion.
Yankees outfielder Chris Dickerson considers himself “extremely fortunate” to have only a headache and a concussion after being struck in the head by a baseball on Wednesday night.
Chris Dickerson’s beaning may not have been intentional, but it sure was scary. Asked if he thought Dickerson was hit on purpose, Joe Girardi said, “I don’t get into that. It’s just a scary part of the game when a guy gets hit (in the head).”
The Yankees have traded right-hander Sergio Mitre to the Milwaukee Brewers for outfielder Chris Dickerson.