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Mariano Rivera #42 of the New York Yankees waves to the crowd after leaving the game against the Tampa Bay Rays. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

From A Humble Start, Mariano Rivera Closes As A Baseball Legend

His 652 regular-season saves are a record, as are his 42 in the postseason. But Rivera isn’t defined by numbers.

09/27/2013

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Yankees Honor Mariano By Retiring #42 In Monument Park

The New York Yankees are honoring career saves leader Mariano Rivera in a 50 plus minute pregame ceremony.

09/22/2013

Alfonso Soriano (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Silverman: Soriano Gives Yankees Much-Needed Right-Handed Punch

These are hard days for the New York Yankees. When the big move is the re-acquisition of Alfonso Soriano from the Chicago Cubs and it’s one that makes complete sense, you know the Yankees are in trouble.

07/26/2013

Brett Gardner #11 celebrates with Kevin Youkilis #36 of the New York Yankees after Youkilis hit a two-run home run. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Sweeny: These Guys Ain’t So Bad! Yankees Bring ‘Major League’ Indians To Mind

So watching the Yankees the last few days I was suddenly reminded of the movie “Major League.” That happens nearly every time I’m in Cleveland — I mean, why wouldn’t it? — but this time it happened for another reason.

04/10/2013

Bed, Bath & Beyond store in Middletown, New Jersey. (credit: CBS 2)/Inset: Tyrik Haynes (credit: Facebook)

Suspect Charged In NJ Bed Bath & Beyond Stabbing Also Accused Of Torturing Cat

Tyrik Haynes, 19, is being held on $1 million bail, charged with attempted murder.

01/18/2013

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Yankees Teammates, Former Foes Wish Jorge Posada Well In Retirement

From pinstripe legends to foes on the diamond, Posada left an indelible mark on those who watched him play.

WFAN–01/24/2012

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CC Who? Agent Reportedly Wants Robinson Cano’s Contract Re-Worked

What the Yankees probably didn’t plan on with CC Sabathia’s opt-out situation looming? Robinson Cano’s agent asking for a re-tooled contract, according to the New York Post.

WFAN–10/27/2011

New York Mets General Manager Sandy Alderson (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images), Mets owner Fred Wilpon watches on from a private box during the game between the Minnesota Twins and the New York Mets at Citi Field. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Keidel: Time For Sandy To Be Handy

To the jaded and jilted Mets fan, the recent revelations about the Mets, Madoff, and money create a portal through which opulent and competent people will buy the team from the limping Wilpons. If only it were that easy.

WFAN–01/31/2011

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Yankees’ Organizational Meetings Underway

General manager Brian Cashman, president Randy Levine and senior adviser Gene Michael were among the team officials participating in meetings with managing general partner Hal Steinbrenner.

WFAN–11/01/2010