Yankees, Blue Jays are not scheduled to meet again in the Bronx until August.
Phelps (2-2) struck out eight while allowing one run in a season-high seven innings.
New York placed left-handed pitcher Andy Pettitte on the DL with a strained left trapezius on Friday evening ahead of the Yankees’ series-opening game against the Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium.
There will be professional hockey at Yankee Stadium in 2014. Two games will be played in the Bronx next season as part of the 2014 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series, the NHL announced on Wednesday.
The Mets went 2-3 on last week’s road trip, losing two of three to the Marlins and splitting their rain-shortened two-game set in Atlanta.
Outside of the cities that the respective teams represent, there is little that connects the 2004 Yankees and Red Sox to the 2013 Knicks and Celtics.
Some Yankees fans were surprised to find four police DWI checkpoints set up in the vicinity of Yankee Stadium in the Bronx Friday night, snarling traffic as fans tried to make their way home.
New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter is expected to be in a walking boot when he rejoins his teammates on Thursday for the start of a homestand at Yankee Stadium.
It was hard to miss the signs that something bad had occurred. Flags were lowered to half-staff and there was a noticeable police presence at Yankee Stadium.
Local rivalries. Frigid temperatures. The clack of the sticks. Hockey in the Bronx?
Honduras will play an exhibition game against Israel at Citi Field on June 2 in preparation for three World Cup qualifiers that include a match against the United States.
“Yankee Stadium and Dodger Stadium are being discussed as possible venues with the Kings and Rangers as host teams, according to two league executives and a television executive familiar with the planning,” Newsday wrote on Monday night.
World and European champion Spain will play an exhibition game on June 11 at the Stadium, which also will host a postseason friendly between Manchester City and Chelsea on May 25.
Yankee Stadium has plenty of places to eat inside its famous walls, but the Bronx boasts all kinds of delicious restaurants. Here’s where to go before or after the game.
“The Donald” blasted third baseman Alex Rodriguez — yes, again — in a pair of tweets Monday afternoon.