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NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 13: Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees celebrates with Hiroki Kuroda #18 and manager Joe Girardi #28 during the home opener at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Kuroda Tosses Gem As A-Rod, Yankees Shut Out Angels In Home Opener

Alex Rodriguez hit his 630th home run and Hiroki Kuroda pitched excellently in his Yankee Stadium debut as the New York Yankees beat the Los Angeles Angels, 5-0, Friday in their 110th home opener.


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Jorge Posada Kicks Off Yankees’ 110th Home Opener; Last Go For Mo?

Rather than receiving the ceremonial first pitch at the Bombers’ home opener, Posada was the one toeing the rubber.


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Yankees Happy, Excited For Posada’s First Pitch At Home Opener

Newly retired catcher Jorge Posada will soon take an unfamiliar position on the field at Yankee Stadium.


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Keefe To The City: Chat With Yankees Bleacher Creature Bald Vinny

Neil Keefe is joined by Vinny Milano, who’s known as Bald Vinny of the Bleacher Creatures to Yankees fans, to talk about a new season at Yankee Stadium.


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Jorge Posada To Throw Out Ceremonial First Pitch At Yankees’ Home Opener

Before the Bronx Bombers take the field for their 110th home opener in franchise history on Friday, the recently retired Jorge Posada will throw out the ceremonial first pitch at Yankee Stadium.


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Hartnett: The Time Is Now For Phil Hughes

Phil Hughes has regained his velocity and forced his way into the Yankees rotation. 2012 could a be bounce-back season for the rejuvenated Hughes.


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B&C Morning Show: Phil ‘Don’t Call Me Al’ Hughes With Boomer & Carton

Yankees pitcher Phil Hughes took a break from his spring training to call in and chat with Boomer & Craig about the Yankees starting rotation, the return of Andy Pettitte, the departure of Jorge Posada and much more…


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Jeter, Yankees Sensed Pettitte Would Return

Derek Jeter and Yankee teammates sensed that Andy Pettitte could make a return from retirement.


Former general partner of the Yankees Steve Swindal (left) and MLB commissioner Bud Selig laugh during a press conference in 2008. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

Steve Swindal, Steinbrenner’s Once Heir Apparent, Finds New Success

Married to one of George Steinbrenner’s daughters, Steve Swindal was a general partner of the Yankees from 1998-06 and chairman of the Yankees’ parent company. These days, Swindal works with players who hope to join the Yankees — or any other team in the big leagues.


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Sweeny: Yankees Respond To Bobby V

Valentine said yesterday he doesn’t believe the Yankees practice Jeter’s famous flip from 2001. Well guess what was on the schedule today? Cutoffs and relays.


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Derek Jeter Ready For 18th Season

Derek Jeter says he has no plans to follow Jorge Posada and Andy Pettitte into retirement — yet.


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Final Season For Mariano Rivera? Yankees Great Keeping Decision Under Wraps — For Now

The 42-year-old closer says he has reached a decision about whether he will retire or return in 2013 but said he won’t reveal it until “maybe October.”


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Pirates Believe In Yankees’ Castaway A.J. Burnett

The Pirates believe that Yankees’ castoff A.J. Burnett can find success in Pittsburgh, away from the pressures of New York.


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Yankees Pitchers And Catchers Reporting For Spring Training This Weekend

The first glimmer of spring is on the horizon as Yankees pitchers and catchers get ready to report for training on Sunday.


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17 Seasons, 5 Titles, 1 Team: Jorge Posada ‘Forever’ A Yankee

Jorge Posada was watching television when he saw speculation on which teams were interested in signing him as a free agent. “They put my face on different uniforms,” he said. “And it didn’t look good.”