Clay Rapada

Robinson Cano (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images), Mariano Rivera (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images) and Mark Teixeira (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Sweeny: My Sweet 16 Thoughts With Opening Day Around The Corner

Let’s remember how long a baseball season is. When 2012 began, the Marlins and the Angels were supposed to be in the playoffs and the A’s and the Orioles weren’t. We still haven’t played Game 1 of 162. Let’s try to enjoy the ride.

03/25/2013

Mark Teixeira (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Yankees First Baseman Teixeira Optimistic Surgery Won’t Be Necessary

Injured Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira plans to begin baseball drills in a week.

03/17/2013

Boone Logan (file / credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Yankees Agree To New Deal With Logan, Waiting On Robertson

Boone Logan is back in the fold with the Yankees after agreeing a one-year deal on Friday.

01/19/2013

Manager Joe Girardi and GM Brian Cashman of the Yankees. (credit: Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Hartnett: 2013 Brings Uncertainty For Aging Yankees

2013 brings major issues and tons of uncertainty for the aging, payroll-trimming New York Yankees.

01/01/2013

Andy Pettitte (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images)

Pettitte Sparkles In Return; Yankees Regain AL East Lead In First Of Double-Dip

Andy Pettitte pitched five sparkling innings in his return from a broken leg and his bullpen barely held on, but his performance kept the Yankees atop the AL East.

09/19/2012

Robinson Cano

Wheels Fall Off For Garcia; Yankees’ Bullpen Smacked Around By ChiSox

Alexei Ramirez hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the seventh, Adam Dunn added his major league leading 36th an inning later and the Chicago White Sox beat the New York Yankees 9-6 Monday night.

08/21/2012

Eric Chavez #12 of the New York Yankees hits an eighth-inning solo home run and is congratulated by teammate Mark Teixeira. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Teixeira, Chavez Homer In 8th, Yankees Hold Off Tigers For Split

Joe Girardi got mad. Then, the New York Yankees got even.

08/09/2012

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Keefe: Back-To-Back Bad Days For Yankees

Neil Keefe and Sweeny Murti look at the Yankees after losing CC Sabathia and Andy Pettitte on Wednesday and losing a game they should have won on Thursday.

WFAN–06/29/2012

Dayan Viciedo

Nightmare 9th Leads To End Of Yankees’ 5-Game Winning Streak

Dayan Viciedo hit a three-run homer off David Robertson in the ninth inning after a throwing error, and the Chicago White Sox rallied past the New York Yankees 4-3 Thursday night.

WFAN–06/28/2012

Andy Fass at Yankee Stadium - Bronx, NY - Jun 27, 2012 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

New York Yankees Continue HOPE Week By Honoring N.J. 5-Year-Old

Little Andy Fass of Hamilton has a form of albinism that has left him legally blind. But a chance encounter in April gave Andy a chance to see himself in a new light.

06/27/2012

Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees reacts after striking out with the bases loaded in the fifth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium on June 7, 2012 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Sweeny: RISP-y Business

The bottom line is this—yes, this Yankee team is a bit flawed offensively at times. And they score a lot of runs on home runs. There’s nothing wrong with that. It doesn’t automatically mean they are destined for another early exit in October.

06/26/2012

Dewayne Wise and Russell Martin of the New York Yankees are congratulate Mark Teixeira at Nationals Park. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Teixeira Comes Through, Yankees Win Marathon 14 Inning Game

Mark Teixeira delivered the game-winning two-RBI hit in the 14th inning as the Yankees defeated the Nationals 5-3 on Saturday.

06/16/2012

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Keefe: State Of The Yankees, Subway Series Edition

Neil Keefe and Sweeny Murti look at the Yankees after two months of play with the Mets headed to the Stadium this weekend for the first part of the Subway Series.

WFAN–06/08/2012

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Add Nova, Robertson To Growing List Of Ailing Yankees

It’s amazing the Yankees could even field a team at this point.

05/15/2012

Andy Pettitte of the New York Yankees sits in the dugout after leaving the game against the Seattle Mariners in the seventh inning at Yankee Stadium on May 13, 2012. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Pettitte Gutsy In Return But Yankees Lose, 6-2

Andy Pettitte lasted 6.1 innings in his return but surrendered four runs as the Yankees lost 6-2 to the Mariners on Sunday.

WFAN–05/13/2012

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