Yankees left-hander Andy Pettitte will not pitch for Team USA in the upcoming World Baseball Classic, general manager Brian Cashman confirmed.
Team USA released its provisional roster for the World Baseball Classic on Thursday, and both New York baseball teams will be represented. First baseman Mark Teixeira is the only Yankee on the roster, and David Wright is the only Met.
R.A. Dickey will join forces with David Wright one more time as they team-up to take on the world at the 2013 World Baseball Classic in March.
Matsui arrived just a little late to enjoy the spoils of the 1990s. But one could easily argue that that was the only time his timing was ever off.
The bombshell about A-Rod’s latest injury leaves us all wondering what he has left. Let’s face it — it is perfectly clear to all of us that he is not a 30-100 guy anymore.
Joe Girardi may just get his wish. Baseball is considering a wider expansion of video review for umpires than first discussed.
An MRI on Derek Jeter’s lower leg did not show extensive ligament damage, CBSSports.com’s Jon Heyman reported. However, surgery is “likely” for the iconic shortstop.
“The technology is available,” said Girardi. “That’s what our country has done. We have evolved technology to make things better. Yeah, let’s have instant replay. And not just, not just home run, fair, foul. Let’s have instant replay.”
Major League Baseball found itself embroiled in another postseason maelstrom over umpires — and renewed calls for increased use of instant replay.
Players will wear the hats of city agencies during batting practice and the national anthem. New York began the tradition following the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.
Buck Showalter’s inspired Orioles are defying logic and mastering the aging Yankees.
Marvin Hamlisch’s funeral was held at Congregation Emanu-El, a prominent synagogue where George Gershwin’s funeral was held in 1937.
Cano took the jeering in stride during Monday’s Home Run Derby. But after the National League’s 8-0 victory Tuesday night, the second baseman said some fans crossed the line.
Craig found Torre’s comments about Roger Clemens being deserving of election to the Baseball Hall of Fame to be very inappropriate.
The Dynamic Radio Duo also shared their thoughts on David Wright not being voted as an NL All-Star starter, an injustice in Craig’s eyes based on the fact he held nearly a 400,000 vote lead on Thursday.