New York Yankees

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 27: Brian McCann #34 and Andrew Miller #48 of the New York Yankees celebrate a 4-1 win against the Tampa Bay Rays during their game at Yankee Stadium on April 27, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

McCann Homer Boosts Yanks To 4-1 Win Over Rays

Brian McCann hit a tiebreaking home run and Adam Warren pitched effectively into the sixth inning as the New York Yankees ended the Tampa Bay Rays’ five-game winning streak, 4-1 on Monday night.

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Ivan Nova (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Nova, Capuano Inching Toward Return To Yankees

New York Yankees right-hander Ivan Nova has thrown a simulated game and says he could pitch in an extended spring training game on Saturday.

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New York Mayor Bill de Blasio

Mayor De Blasio: Mets, Yankees Fans Treat Me Poorly At Games

De Blasio was taken aback by how well Brewers fans treated their city’s mayor at the ballpark. He’s not used to that in the Big Apple.

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Alex Rodriguez of the New York Yankees hits a solo home run, No. 659 of his career, in the first inning against the New York Mets on April 26, 2015 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

A-Rod Hits Home Run No. 659, Moves Within 1 Of Mays

During his surprisingly powerful start to this season, the Yankees have virtually ignored the disgraced slugger’s pursuit of Willie Mays.

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The Yankees and Mets go at it on Twitter during the finale of the Subway Series on April 26, 2015. (credit: Twitter via @Yankees)

Yankees Get Last Word In Twitter Spat With Mets

The Bombers responded and the Amazin’s came back with a haymaker. But the knockout punch went to NY (AL) — er, the Yankees.

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Curtis Granderson falls to his knees to avoid a pitch in the first inning against the New York Yankees on April 26, 2015 at Yankee Stadium. The Yankees defeated the Mets 6-4. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Mets Stink It Up In Bronx, But ‘It Still Only Counts As One Loss’

After a sensational start, the Mets made four errors Sunday night and reverted back to the shoddy brand of baseball that’s led to six straight losing seasons.


NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 26:  Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees hits an RBI double in the third inning against the New York Mets on April 26, 2015  at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Yankees Beat Suddenly Sloppy Mets In Subway Series Rubber Game

Alex Rodriguez hit his 659th home run to move within one of Willie Mays for fourth place on the career list, and the New York Yankees took advantage of one mistake after another by the New York Mets.


Jonathon Niese (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Yankees, Mets Meet In Subway Series Rubber Match

After getting back in the win column on the latest “Harvey Day,” the Mets will look for Jonathon Niese to continue the best stretch of his career Sunday night against the New York Yankees in the finale of this Subway Series.


Esmil Rogers is one of several Yankees sporting a mustache. (credit: Nate Shron/Getty Images)

Bronx Bristle: Are Mustaches Behind Yankees’ Hot Streak?

Mustaches in various stages of growth have been sprouting on the upper lips of an increasing number of players during the team’s recent run of wins in seven of nine games.


Matt Harvey #33 of the New York Mets pitches in the first inning against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on July 26, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Mets Ace Matt Harvey Slows Yankees In 8-2 Win

Matt Harvey finished one out shy of a complete game, earning his first win against the team he rooted for growing up and leading the New York Mets to an 8-2 victory Saturday over the crosstown rival Yankees.


NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 24: Jacob deGrom #48 of the New York Mets reacts in the third inning against the New York Yankees on April 24, 2015 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Mets 11 Game Streak Ends In The Bronx, Yanks Take Subway Series Opener 6-1

Michael Pineda used a biting slider while pitching impressively into the eighth inning to help the New York Yankees end the crosstown rival Mets’ 11-game winning streak.


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

Yankees Hot, Mets ‘Sizzling’ Heading Into Subway Series

The Mets are the talk of the town. But the Yankees could steal the back pages by denying the Amazin’s their franchise-record 12th straight win Friday night.


Jacob deGrom #48 of the New York Mets salutes the fans as he is pulled from the game in the seventh inning against the Philadelphia Phillies during Opening Day on April 13, 2015 at Citi Field. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Keidel: Mets Poised To Convince The Non-Believers That They Do, Indeed, Own N.Y.

You may not always agree with Mike Francesa, but the baritone bard of New York City sports is spot-on about one thing: the Subway Series was planned by a blind man.


Dae-Sung Koo dives for home against the Yankees in 2005 (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

8 Most Memorable Moments In Subway Series History

The annual Mets-Yankees showdown has had its share of memorable moments. These are the best of the best.


Alex Rodriguez at Yankee Stadium (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

A-Rod Leads Way As Yankees Charge Into Subway Series

The stage is now set for a fascinating scene Friday night, when the crosstown Mets bring the majors’ best record and a team record-tying 11-game winning streak to Yankee Stadium.