Hank Steinbrenner

Five-time All-Star Jorge Posada, center, walks past New York Yankees manager Brian Cashman, left, and manager Joe Girardi, far right, a day after the slumping star asked to be removed from the lineup and ended up in a messy public spat with management. Girardi said Posada apologized to him in a face-to-face conversation. (credit: AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Report: Jorge Posada Refused To Catch In Spring Training; DH Says Not So

It’s Jorge Posada vs. the Yankees, round two. According to the Daily News, the Yankees told Posada that in addition to DH duties, he may have to catch from time to time in an emergency. But whenever he was asked to work behind the dish, Posada refused.


Hank Steinbrenner (credit: Steve Nesius/AP Photo)

Hank Steinbrenner: Yankees’ Bad Play ‘Not Acceptable’

Hank Steinbrenner said on Monday that he isn’t too happy with how the Yankees are playing. One can only wonder how he feels after the Bombers’ latest loss.


New York Yankees' Russell Martin walks back to the dugout at the end of the game as the Tampa Bay Rays celebrate their 6-5 win in a baseball game Monday, May 16, 2011, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (credit: AP Photo/Mike Carlson)

Can It Get Worse? Yankees Just Keep On Losing

The Yankees can’t buy a win right now. Mired in controversy, the bumbling Bombers dropped one to the Tampa Bay Rays, 6-5, for their sixth loss in a row.


Hank Steinbrenner - Louis Lanzano / AP file

Steinbrenner Says He Has No Problem With Derek Jeter

Yankees co-chairman Hank Steinbrenner says that he’s OK with Jeter backing his longtime teammate, but is miffed the Yankees got swept over the weekend at home by Boston, leaving them with a five-game losing streak.


Derek Jeter, Robinson Cano (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

After Tumultuous Offseason, Yankees Ready To Compete As AL East Underdogs

A strange thing happened to the Yankees this winter: They lost. Sure, the billion-dollar franchise occasionally loses in the postseason. What they never do is fail in the offseason. That is until now.


George Steinbrenner

Wikileaks Cable Compares Ahmadinejad To Steinbrenner

George Steinbrenner often compared himself to powerful, iron-fisted leaders. Assuredly, the late New York Yankees owner never had the Iranian president in mind.


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Cashman Not Surprised By Steinbrenner Frustration

Yankees general manager Cashman said Wednesday: “Why we fall short, how we fell short, the bottom line is we fell short.”


Derek Jeter (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Jeter: ‘No Problem’ With Hank’s Comments

Derek Jeter doesn’t agree with Hank Steinbrenner’s comments about a lack of hunger on the Yankees last season, though he has “no problem with it.”


Derek Jeter (AP Photo/Mike Carlson), Hank Steinbrenner (AP Photo/Louis Lanzano)

Sweeny Says: Jeter Takes High Road, Hank Responds

Over the course of 10 minutes this morning inside the Steinbrenner Field clubhouse, Derek Jeter giggled his way through a very long “no comment” and gave no indication he was annoyed at Hank Steinbrenner’s comments from Monday.


Amar'e Stoudemire, Carmelo Anthony and Chauncey Billups -- reunited in NY. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Hot Topic: February 22

It’s a Tuesday morning Melo party here on the Boomer & Carton morning extravaganza, as news broke last last night that the Knicks finally managed to pry Carmelo Anthony away from the Nuggets.


New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez talks with manager Joe Girardi, left, during a baseball spring training workout at Steinbrenner Field, Monday, Feb. 21, 2011, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

After Popcorn Saga, A-Rod ‘Ready To Go’ For Yankees

Alex Rodriguez arrived at spring training and promptly discussed the most significant activity of his offseason: getting fed popcorn by Cameron Diaz at the Super Bowl in the snack seen ’round the world.


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Steinbrenner: Yanks ‘Busy Building Mansions’

“I was just saying, maybe they were riding the wave of ’09 a little too much, and it happens sometimes,” Steinbrenner said.


Andy Pettitte #46 of the New York Yankees waves to the crowd after accepting his key to the city at the New York Yankees World Series Victory Celebration at City Hall on November 6, 2009 in New York, New York. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

All-Time Yankees Reflect On Pettitte’s Retirement

Andy Pettitte is going ahead with his decision to retire, leaving the Yankees with a huge hole in what appears to be a rather wobbly starting rotation. On Thursday, several all-time great Yankees weighed in on Pettitte’s career in pinstripes.


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Hank Steinbrenner Moves Into Boss’ Old Office

The Steinbrenner family, as part of a renovation project at the Yankees’ spring training stadium, decided that team co-chairman Hank Steinbrenner will use the office of his late father, George Steinbrenner.


Hank Steinbrenner - Louis Lanzano / AP file

Hank Steinbrenner: Yankees ‘Have To (Bleeping) Win’

So much has already been said about the Yankees this off-season. Apparently, not enough. Enter Hank Steinbrenner.