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Derek Jeter with David Ortiz and Dustin Pedroia during the 2008 All-Star Game at the old Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Derek Jeter Stories, As Told From The Opposite Dugout

When Jeter announced he would retire at the end of the season, I began asking those around the game for their favorite stories. Here is what they told me.

09/24/2014

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Boomer & Carton: Learning From Leaked Photos

With some leaked celebrity photos finding their way onto the World Wide Web over the holiday weekend, Boomer and Craig took a few minutes to discuss this invasion of privacy…

WFAN–09/02/2014

Shane Greene pitches in the first inning against the Detroit Tigers at Yankee Stadium on August 7, 2014. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Palladino: ‘Little’ Yankees Pitchers Don’t Bow Down To Big, Bad Tigers

Given the Bombers’ issues, winning this series against Detroit’s All-World guns is sort of like the Boy Scouts beating up a SWAT team.

08/08/2014

Chase Headley #12 of the New York Yankees hits a home run during the fifth inning against of the Detroit Tigers in a MLB baseball game at Yankee Stadium on August 6, 2014. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Headley, McCann Homer As Yankees Top Tigers 5-1

Chris Capuano outpitched Justin Verlander while Brian McCann and Chase Headley homered to send the New York Yankees past the Detroit Tigers 5-1 Wednesday night.

08/07/2014

Model Kate Upton attends the game between the New York Yankees and the Detroit Tigers at Yankee Stadium on August 4, 2014. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

WATCH: Smooth Justin Verlander Tosses Kate Upton A Souvenir In The Bronx

The six-time All-Star tossed a ball to Upton, who was sitting in the first row behind the Tigers’ dugout. The model reacted with a loving smile and grin, clearly smitten with her beau.

08/05/2014

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TTYM: This Week’s Top 5 MLB Moments Off The Field You Need To See

The baseball season is revving up and things are starting to get interesting and not just on the field. In this week’s That Thing You Missed a baseball announcer makes a Royal Mistake, Justin Verlander can’t keep his eye on the ball, one fan blows it big time with this date and a Casanova is conceived.

05/19/2014

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 18: Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches in the first inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Six of the National League Championship Series at Busch Stadium on October 18, 2013 in St Louis, Missouri.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: Starting Pitcher

CBS Local Sports breaks down the top starting pitchers for your fantasy baseball draft.

03/10/2014

Dustin Pedroia (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Kallas: Analyzing DP In Game 6 Of ALCS (And What McCarver Really Missed)

Watch the replay and draw your own conclusions with your own eyes. There’s plenty to see. You can learn a lot about baseball and the nuances of baseball by watching this play.

10/21/2013

Miguel Cabrera of the Detroit Tigers. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Miguel Cabrera Leads Tigers Into Exciting ALCS Versus Big Papi’s Red Sox

The Detroit Tigers and Boston Red Sox have never previously met in the playoffs. Both teams are led by super sluggers in Miguel Cabrera and David Ortiz.

10/12/2013

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TTYM: Derrick Rose Does Duck Dynasty,Who Owns The A’s? And Best Strikeout Call Ever?

  by @TaraLipinskyMore Columns here. In this week’s That Thing You Missed another one bites the dust at a sporting event, the best strikeout call ever, and what does Derrick Rose have in common with Willie Robertson from […]

10/11/2013

Brett Gardner follows through on his ninth-inning game-winning home run against the Detroit Tigers at Yankee Stadium on August 11, 2013. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Yankees Spark Plug Brett Gardner Deserves His Due

Out of everyday players, Gardner has been the Yankees’ MVP in an unusual season.

08/12/2013

Brett Gardner (credit: Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Gardner Delivers Dramatic Walk-Off Homer As Yankees Beat Tigers

Brett Gardner was the hero on Sunday as he blasted a walk-off homer as the Yankees topped the Tigers.

08/12/2013

Alex Rodriguez (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Alex Rodriguez Hits First Home Run Of 2013 Off Tigers’ Ace Verlander

A-Rod connected on Justin Verlander’s second pitch of the second inning Sunday for his 648th career homer.

08/11/2013

Mariano Rivera (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

A Moment To Remember: Mo Rivera Takes Solo Bow In Final ASG Appearance

Quiet, reserved and understated during nearly a quarter-century in a sport that took him from Panama to the pantheon of pinstriped pitchers, Rivera was honored with that rarest of baseball tributes — a solo bow.

07/17/2013

Robin Ventura (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images) and Matt Harvey (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

White Sox Manager Robin Ventura: Matt Harvey Is ‘Verlander-Like’

“Harvey was as advertised tonight,” Ventura said after the game. “He was as dominant as anyone they’ve seen. He’s (Justin) Verlander-like — he has velocity, movement and his presence is as good as advertised.”

05/08/2013

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