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The Yankees’ Zoilo Almonte acknowledges the crowd during a curtain call after his sixth-inning home run against the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium on June 21, 2013. The home run was the first in the major leagues for Almonte. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Rookie Almonte Gives Offensively Challenged Yankees Huge Boost

Zoilo Almonte provided much-needed pop in his first major league start, homering and adding two singles Friday night that led the New York Yankees over the Tampa Bay Rays 6-2.


The Yankees’ Robinson Cano walks back to the dugout after striking out in the fourth inning against the Rays at Yankee Stadium on June 20, 2013. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Rays’ Longoria Slaps Around Listless Yankees

Evan Longoria homered twice and drove in three runs, Matt Moore ended a personal three-game skid and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the New York Yankees 8-3 Thursday night.


David Huff. (Photo by Tim Umphrey/Getty Images)

Yankees Add Left-Handed Reliever David Huff To Roster

David Huff can fill two roles for the Yankees as a much-needed lefty arm and bullpen innings eater.


Lyle Overbay after his eleventh inning home run that turned out to be the game winner against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field on May 25, 2013 in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

Yankees Top Rays In Extra Innings, Overbay Homers In Eleventh Inning

Lyle Overbay blasted an eleventh inning homer as the Yankees won in extra innings.


Curtis Granderson (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Bad Luck Continues For Granderson, Yankees Place Outfielder On Disabled List

The Yankees have placed Curtis Granderson on the disabled list after the outfielder broke a knuckle on his left hand on Friday.


The Yankees’ Brett Gardner, right, celebrates with Chris Stewart after hitting a fourth-inning home run against the Rays at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla., on May 24, 2013. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Yankees Win, But Suffer Brutal Loss As Granderson Leaves With Fractured Finger

Brett Gardner, Lyle Overbay and Jayson Nix each drove in two runs, and the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 9-4 on Friday night.


Mark Teixeira (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Teixeira Planning To Play For Yankees’ Double-A Trenton Next Week

Mark Teixeira expects to suit up for a minor-league game with Double-A Trenton on Wednesday.


Yankees left-hander Andy Pettitte, right, talks with catcher Francisco Cervelli during the fifth inning against the Rays at Tropicana Field on April 24, 2013. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

Cobb’s Dominance Coupled With Boesch’s Error Spell Doom For Yankees

Alex Cobb scattered three hits over 8 1-3 innings, Ben Zobrist drove in two runs and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the New York Yankees 3-0 on Wednesday night.


The Yankees' Robinson Cano scoops up a ground ball on the run during the fifth inning at Tampa Bay on April 23, 2013. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

Ichiro Comes Up Big When It Matters, Yankees End Mini Slide, Edge Rays

Ichiro Suzuki hit a go-ahead two-run single in the ninth inning and the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 4-3 Tuesday night.


CC Sabathia #52 of the Yankees talks with catcher Francisco Cervelli #29 during a loss to the Tampa Bay Rays on April 22, 2013. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

CC Sabathia: I Wasn’t Aggressive Enough In Loss To Rays

CC Sabathia felt he spent too much time focusing on his delivery than making pitches. He paid for it.


Rays shortstop Yunel Escobar forces Yankees outfielder Brett Gardner at second base at Tropicana Field on April 22, 2013 in St. Petersburg, Fla. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

Yankees Never Recover From Sabathia’s Brutal 1st Inning, Lose To Rays

Matt Moore became the first Rays pitcher to win his first four starts of a season, Ryan Roberts homered twice and Tampa Bay beat CC Sabathia and the New York Yankees 5-1 on Monday night.


Vernon Wells (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Yankees Beat Rays, Trying To Put Final Touches On Wells Deal

The Yankees defeated the Rays 7-6, but the big news is the impending acquisition of Vernon Wells.


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Matt Moore Must Step Up In Rays Rotation

Coming into the 2012 season, Matt Moore was likely the most-hyped pitching prospect in baseball – not without good reason.


David Price (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Price Backtracks From Facial Hair Comments, Calls Yankees ‘Best Org. In Sports’

“It probably wasn’t the best thing to say, but I didn’t mean anything by it,” Price said. “I wasn’t looking to offend the Yankees. It’s probably the best organization in all of sports. Not just baseball, but all of sports.”


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David Price: Sign With Yankees? No Thanks, I’d Rather Keep My Beard

If Tampa Bay Rays ace David Price was on your wish list, well, keep on dreaming.