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CC Sabathia

Sweeny: CC Sabathia Needs To Turn Season Around Friday Night In Boston

If there’s a chance Sabathia can turn it around, it has to start on Friday night against a dangerous Red Sox lineup in their ballpark.


The Yankees delivered some unwelcome news on Masahiro Tanaka Bobblehead Day (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images), while Bartolo Colon is paying off for the Mets.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Palladino: GMs’ Gambles Will Help Mets, Hurt Yankees

The phrase that must have reverberated through Alderson and Cashman’s heads this week sounds like the same one heard outside any casino in Vegas: “You win some, you lose some.”


Alex Rodriguez reacts after striking out against the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium on April 29, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

A-Rod’s Pursuit Of Mays Goes Off Rails In Yankees’ 13-Inning Loss To Rays

James Loney hit a go-ahead infield single in the 13th inning, and the Tampa Bay Rays outlasted the New York Yankees 3-2 Wednesday to avoid a three-game sweep.


Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees reacts in the fourth inning against the Boston Red Sox on April 12, 2015 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Yankees Ace Masahiro Tanaka Out At Least A Month With Tendinitis

Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka is going to be out at least a month because of tendinitis in his right wrist and a mild right forearm strain.



LISTEN: Roger Clemens Talks Striking Out 20 Batters, Says ‘Intimidating Is Winning’

On this episode of Robert Wulh’s Ipso Facto podcast, contentious former pitcher Roger Clemens talks about his career highlights, the steroids scandal and his unapologetically aggressive style of pitching.


Masahiro Tanaka

Sims: A Closer Look At Masahiro Tanaka’s Troubling Injuries

The Masahiro Tanaka story continues to unfold, with uncertainty and caution the prevailing themes.


NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 28: Brett Gardner #11 and Jacoby Ellsbury #22 of the New York Yankees celebrate after both scored on a fifth inning double against the Tampa Bay Rays hit by teammate Brian McCann (not pictured) at Yankee Stadium on April 28, 2015 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Tanaka Headed To DL, But Yankees Beat Rays 4-2

The revelation that ace Masahiro Tanaka will be out at least a month because of a mild forearm strain and right wrist tendinitis overshadowed the New York Yankees’ 4-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.


A-Rod (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images), Willie Mays (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Say Hey, How Should We Feel About A-Rod’s Pursuit Of Mays?

It’s a big deal because it’s Willie Mays. And because it’s Alex Rodriguez. And because it’s never been done before. Not like this, anyway.


Didi Gregorius reacts after he is caught stealing third in the eighth inning on Opening Day at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Gregorius Tuning Out Chants For Derek Jeter

When Yankees fans give Didi Gregorius a shout out, it is not necessarily positive. Gregorius hears it after making an out or committing an error: not his name, but his predecessor’s.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.