Opening Day

Citi Field (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images) /Yankee Stadium (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Historic Day For Opening Day Baseball In New York

Back in 1956, the Dodgers and the Giants both played host on Opening Day.


Newtown ribbon on Yankees jersey (credit: Twitter/@YankeesPR)

Yankees Honor Newtown Community, Victims On Opening Day

On Monday, the Yankees will honor the town of Newtown, Conn., and the victims who were tragically killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School.


Alex Rodriguez answers questions outside the Yankees' clubhouse on Opening Day 2013 (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

A-Rod Arrives At Yankee Stadium, Doesn’t Take Part In Pregame Intros

“I don’t need to be introduced to feel like a part of this team,” Alex Rodriguez said. “I’ll tell you what, when I get introduced, I want to be on the field and not look back.”


4.1.13 Opening Day

WFAN’s Marc ‘Moose’ Malusis Talks Opening Day Angst

Both the Yankees and the Mets kick off their 2013 campaigns on Monday — but the usual Opening Day optimism is being tempered by tons of questions surrounding both teams.


Jon Niese (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Schwei: Mets Own Opening Day, But History Against Padres A Mixed Bag

New York’s Opening Day winning percentage is a major league best .647 (33-18).


Robinson Cano (credit: J. Meric/Getty Images)

Cano The Leader? Banged-Up Yankees Need Robbie To Embrace New Role

It was a different Robinson Cano at the WBC. Wearing his country’s name on his chest brought out his leadership. The Yankees will need some of that early on.


The 7 Line Army took over center field for the Mets' final home game in 2012 (credit: Darren Meenan/The 7 Line)

860 Mets Fans Strong, Opening Day Just The Start For ‘The 7 Line Army’

If you’re a Mets fan, you’ve heard of The 7 Line. Heck, you’re probably a member of The 7 Line Army. And if you’re lucky, you have the hottest ticket in town for Opening Day.


Alex Rodriguez (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Girardi Expects To See A-Rod On Opening Day

The Bombers open their season in 10 days, and manager Joe Girardi says A-Rod should be there.


Jon Niese  (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images), Johan Santana (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Mets Close To Announcement On Opening Day Starter; Marcum Gets Cortisone Shot

Manager Terry Collins said he’d announce his starter for Opening Day “in the next couple of days.”


Derek Jeter (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

Derek Jeter ‘Not Concerned’ About Cranky Ankle; Still Targeting Opener

Relax, Yankees fans. The captain says he’s OK.


Johan Santana of the New York Mets. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Santana To Start Opening Day, Will Not Play In World Baseball Classic

Johan Santana will be named the Opening Day starter for the Mets and will not compete for Venezuela in the World Baseball Classic.


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Yankees’ Jeter Gives Good Review To First On-Field Workout

“Everything went well,” Jeter said as he drove out of the complex.


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Yankees’ Derek Jeter ‘OK’ To Begin Baseball Activities

The 38-year-old team captain reiterated Wednesday that he is on track to be in New York’s starting lineup for the opener on April 1.


Derek Jeter (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Derek Jeter Expects To Be Ready For Yankees’ Opener

The 38-year-old Yankees captain insists he’s on a path that will allow him to be New York’s shortstop on opening day, April 1.


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.