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Hal Steinbrenner (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Hal Steinbrenner Delivers Yankees’ State Of The Union

Hal Steinbrenner shared his optimism for 2012 and his plans for beyond, namely the Yankees commitment to bring their payroll under the $189 million luxury tax threshold under the new CBA.


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Yankees Sign Reliever David Aardsma

The Yankees have signed former Mariners right-handed reliever David Aardsma.


New York Yankees starting pitcher C.C. Sabathia warms up before the second inning of a spring training baseball game against the Detroit Tigers in Lakeland, Fla., Monday, Feb. 28, 2011.(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

Sabathia Pitches Two Scoreless Innings For Yankees

CC Sabathia allowed two hits and struck out two for the Yankees in a 6-2 loss to the Tigers.


APBA Baseball

By The Numbers: APBA Baseball

Bobby Lemke and Leo Smith were two of my best friends growing up in Hoboken in the 1960’s. And they still are. If the weather was bad and we couldn’t play stickball, boxball or touch football, we would head to Bobby’s house (or Leo’s or mine) to play APBA Baseball.


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Sweeny Says: Jeter Speaks

Derek Jeter, as he has deftly done for a decade and a half, once again deflected the flurry of questions regarding his future as a Yankee.