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Brian McCann #34 and Shawn Kelley #27 of the New York Yankees. (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Division Rivals Dominate Yankees Schedule Of Top Home Series

Big signings mean big expectations for the Yankees this season. Fans will expect the very best from the Bronx Bombers with home ticket prices significantly higher during divisional match ups this summer.

04/15/2014

Michael Pineda #35 of the New York Yankees pitches against the Boston Red Sox during their game at Yankee Stadium on April 10, 2014 in the Bronx.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Ellsbury, Pineda Lead Yanks Over Red Sox 4-1

Jacoby Ellsbury hit an RBI single off old roommate Clay Buchholz in his first game against the Red Sox, Michael Pineda won while pitching with some noticeable substance on his hand, as the Yankees beat Boston 4-1.

04/10/2014

Jacoby Ellsbury (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Boston Invades Bronx: Yankees’ Ellsbury Set To Face Red Sox For First Time

Jacoby Ellsbury will experience the Yankees-BoSox rivalry from a whole new perspective when he takes on his former team Thursday night.

04/10/2014

The Orioles’ Nick Markakis, center, scores a first-inning run ahead of the tag from the Yankees’ Brian McCann on April 8, 2014. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Nova Bad From The Start As Orioles Blast Yankees To Even Series

Delmon Young, Adam Jones and Matt Wieters homered as the Baltimore Orioles teed off for 20 hits, battering the New York Yankees 14-5 Tuesday.

04/09/2014

Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees delivers a pitch in the second inning during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on April 4, 2014 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Tanaka Wins Debut As Yankees Beat Blue Jays 7-3

Masahiro Tanaka pitched seven innings to win his major league debut, Jacoby Ellsbury had three hits and the New York Yankees beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-3 on Friday night.

04/04/2014

Derek Jeter (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images), CC Sabathia (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images), Mark Teixeira (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Sweeny’s Opening Day Thoughts: Yankees’ Season Hinges On Jeter, CC, Teixeira

If all three don’t have bounce-back years it won’t matter what the new guys do. Consider these three guys the core for 2014.

04/01/2014

The Yankees’ Alfonso Soriano, center, is congratulated by teammates after hitting a home run in the fourth inning against the Boston Red Sox at George M. Steinbrenner Field on March 18, 2014 in Tampa, Fla. Soriano figures to be mostly used at designated hitter during the season. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Season Preview: Re-Tooled Yankees Studs On Paper, But Will Health Hold Up?

After missing the playoffs for only the second time in 19 years, the New York Yankees will look a whole lot different. And for the first time since 1998, they don’t have baseball’s highest payroll.

03/27/2014

Jacoby Ellsbury (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Yankees Get ‘Good News’ On Ellsbury’s Ailing Right Calf

Bombers center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury was sent for an MRI Thursday of his cranky right calf, which was negative. “We just wanted to make sure he was OK,” manager Joe Girardi said.

03/21/2014

Derek Jeter (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images); Xander Bogaerts (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Silverman: Yankees-Red Sox Rivalry Has Turned Into A Lovefest

Was it really a decade ago that Red Sox catcher Jason Varitek was throwing punches at Alex Rodriguez after the Yankees third baseman decided to open up his mouth and make threats to Bronson Arroyo after getting hit by a pitch?

03/19/2014

Jacoby Ellsbury (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Yankees CF Jacoby Ellsbury Day To Day With Tightness In Right Calf

“We’ll make sure we take care of this, and if it takes a few days or a week, so be it,” Cashman said. “It felt tight, so we’re going to make sure that’s all it’s going to be.”

03/17/2014

Masahiro Tanaka (Photo by Mike Carlson/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Tanaka Showing A Little ‘El Duque’ And More Yankees Thoughts

This probably isn’t the perfect comparison, but Masahiro Tanaka seems to have an array of pitches somewhat like Orlando “El Duque” Hernandez. And he throws harder.

03/17/2014

Jacoby Ellsbury (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Yankees Don’t Reach Base Until 6th, But Ellsbury Hits 1st Homer Of Spring

Roberto Hernandez took a perfect game into the sixth inning, Ben Revere and Domonic Brown each had two hits and the Philadelphia Phillies beat a New York Yankees split-squad 6-2 Thursday.

03/14/2014

MILWAUKEE, WI - SEPTEMBER 01: Mike Trout #27 of the Los Angeles Angles of Anaheim singles in the top of the sixth inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on September 01, 2013 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: Outfield

CBS Local Sports breaks down the top players in the outfield for your fantasy baseball draft.

03/07/2014

Yankees center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Nova Works Out The Kinks, Ellsbury Looks Good In Yankees’ Loss To Pirates

Jacoby Ellsbury reached base in all three plate appearances of his New York Yankees’ spring training debut, scoring twice Wednesday in 6-5 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates.

02/26/2014

Jacoby Ellsbury (L) and Carlos Beltrán (Credit: Otis Livingston/CBSNewYork)

Keidel: Yanks Spent A Ton, But What About All The Holes And Question Marks?

The Yanks still have a rickety starting staff, too many variables in the bullpen, no one to replace A-Rod, an ancient Brian Roberts replacing Cano, an older, injury-plagued Jeter at short and a now-tender Teixeira at first base.

02/24/2014

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