Joe Girardi

Masahiro Tanaka (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Rainout Ruins Tanaka-Iwakuma Matchup, Gives Yankees’ Bats Extra Day

The Bombers will take their slingshot offense to Seattle to continue what has already been a disappointing trip. And fans around the globe might be let down about Tuesday’s pitching matchup.

06/10/2014

Mark Teixeira (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Mark Teixeira Still Nursing Sore Right Wrist

Manager Joe Girardi said he was simply being “proactive” in resting Teixeira, who missed games in late May and last week because of the wrist. Teixeira is hitting just .180 in his last 15 games.

06/09/2014

Don Zimmer (Photo by Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

‘We Loved Him': Yankees, MLB Mourn Icon Don Zimmer

For 66 years, Zimmer was a most popular presence at ballparks all over, a huge chaw often filling his cheek. Everyone in the game seemed to know him, and love him.

06/05/2014

Alfonso Soriano of the New York Yankees reacts after he struck out against the Oakland Athletics on June 3, 2014 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Girardi On WFAN: Yankees Lost At The Plate, But There’s A Long Way To Go

The Yankees are a mess and manager Joe Girardi, who was a guest on WFAN with Mike Francesa on Wednesday evening, is having a hard time making sense of it all.

06/04/2014

Derek Jeter (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Jeter Takes Heat Off Struggling Offense With Mental Blunder In Field

Derek Jeter jogged down the left field line with the ball in his glove, thinking the play was over and making a rare mental oops in a resume full of memorable moments.

06/03/2014

Mark Teixeira (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Ailing Teixeira Hopes To Return To Yankees’ Lineup Friday

Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira was out of the lineup for a third straight day Wednesday because of soreness in his surgically repaired right wrist.

05/29/2014

Mark Teixeira #25 of the New York Yankees bats against The Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on May 25, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. The Yankees defeated the White Sox 7-1. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Joe Girardi: ‘I Don’t Think Tex Is Going To Be Out Long’

“I think it’s just something he’s going to go through for a while,” Girardi said. “He said there was some improvement but it’s not exactly what we want, so we’ll wait and see.”

05/28/2014

Masahiro Tanaka (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Tanaka’s Regular-Season Unbeaten Run Snapped At 42 Starts

The Chicago Cubs were an unlikely team to snap Masahiro Tanaka’s unbeaten streak with the worst record in the majors coming into the game. This time, the long shot prevailed.

05/21/2014

CC Sabathia (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Yankees Take Big Hit: Cashman Says Sabathia Likely Out Until At Least July

There is just no way around it, the Yankees are going to need some help.

05/19/2014

Joe Girardi speaking with Mets manager Terry Collins (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Girardi: ‘I Got Thrown Out, And I Have No Idea Why’

The Yankees manager has no idea why home plate umpire Jerry Layne was so quick with the hook in Tuesday’s loss to the Mets. “I’m shocked. I’m still shocked,” Girardi said.

05/14/2014

Eric Young Jr. of the New York Mets hits a double in the top of the fifth inning against the New York Yankees on May 12, 2014. (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Still Intense: Mets, Banged-Up Yanks Put On Show In Subway Series Opener

After going 4-0 last year for their first season sweep of the Yankees, the Mets picked up right where they left off last May. “You know in this ballpark the game’s never over,” David Wright said.

05/13/2014

Home plate umpire Gerry Davis checks out a substance on the neck of Michael Pineda of the New York Yankees before throwing him out of the game in the second inning against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on April 23, 2014. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Yankees GM On Pineda Pine Tar Ejection: ‘We’re All Embarrassed’

The pine tar glistened on Michael Pineda’s neck, improving his grip and inviting trouble at Fenway Park. He got both.

04/24/2014

Joe Girardi (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Irked Girardi Says ESPN Wrong For Pointing Camera At Tunnel

Joe Girardi doesn’t expect to be fined for pushing a television camera to keep it from showing pitcher Michael Pineda walking in the tunnel from the team’s dugout to the clubhouse.

04/24/2014

Carlos Beltran of the New York Yankees hits a two-run single in front of Jose Molina of the Tampa Bay Rays to score Brian McCann and Jacoby Ellsbury during the top of the 12th inning of a game on April 20, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Palladino: Extra-Innings Win Huge Boost For Yankees

Nobody wins divisions in April. But a team can certainly dig itself a hole deep enough to lose one. The Yanks prevented that Sunday — against a team many pick as the cream of the AL East crop.

04/21/2014

Joe Girardi and Derek Jeter (Scott Iskowitz/ Getty Images)

Palladino: Take A Seat, Captain! Girardi Playing Jeter’s Farewell Tour Right

The real issues come with the fans who are just now showing up, and then heading home disappointed for missing their only chance to see Derek Jeter in person. The question for them is, “Where ya been?”

04/16/2014

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