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During a pre-game ceremony at Yankee Stadium on June 21, 2014, former Yankees first baseman Tino Martinez unveils a plaque that will be placed in Monument Park. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Keidel: I Love Tino, But There’s No Way He Belongs In Monument Park

Even through a most generous lens, it’s hard to assert that Tino Martinez is a bedrock member of Yankees royalty. When you’re not even the best or second-best first baseman in franchise history, it’s hard to declare that you belong in Monument Park.

06/26/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in the dugout at The Fourth Annual Bombers Boomer Broadway Softball Classic on Monday, June 23, 2014 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo C.Conte/CBSNewYork.com)

On WFAN: Gov. Christie Defends His Performance In Charity Softball Game

Craig Carton, who dropped a pop-up that nearly cost Team Boomer the game, told Chris Christie that third base “was a little hot for you to handle.” The governor wouldn’t have it.

06/24/2014

N.J. Gov. Chris Christie with "Boomer & Carton" update man Jerry Recco at Yankee Stadium on June 23, 2014. (Photo by Jerry Recco/WFAN)

Gov. Christie Goes To Bat For ‘Team Boomer’ In Celebrity Softball Game

He caught the ball to make a crucial out at third base in the seventh inning with the bases loaded. His team eked out a 7-6 win.

06/23/2014

Mark Buehrle of the Toronto Blue Jays looks into the outfield after surrendering a two-run home run against Brian McCann at Yankee Stadium on June 18, 2014. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Blue Jays, Buehrle Burned By Short Porch At Yankee Stadium

To lose 15 games in a row in one ballpark takes a lot of lousy luck. For the second night in a row, a short home run to right field at Yankee Stadium proved to be Toronto’s undoing.

06/19/2014

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Travel Guide To New York City

This handy guide to New York City can help you plan out your trip and serve as a reference to the city’s top attractions along with food and lodging recommendations.

06/19/2014

The New York Yankees hold a moment of silence in honor of former bench coach Don Zimmer prior to their game against the Oakland Athletics on June 5, 2014 in the Bronx. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Palladino: Baseball Lost A Big Heart In Don Zimmer

Yankee Stadium fell silent for just a few moments Thursday. Somehow, you have to feel there was a special something going on in those fleeting seconds as the crowd commemorated Zim.

06/06/2014

Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner California Chrome trains with jockey Victor Espinoza at Belmont Park on May 31, 2014. He is scheduled to race for the Triple Crown in the 146th running of the Belmont Stakes. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Video: California Chrome Duo Throw First Pitches At Yankee Stadium

It’s an honor that can go very, very wrong. But California Chrome’s jockey and assistant trainer were right on the money Monday night in the Bronx.

06/03/2014

Robinson Cano #22 of the Seattle Mariners is picked off as Kelly Johnson #33 of the New York Yankees applies the tag in the second inning at Yankee Stadium on June 2, 2014. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Cano Booed As Mariners Clobber Yanks 10-2

Kyle Seager homered, tripled twice and doubled, leading Felix Hernandez and the Seattle Mariners past the New York Yankees 10-2 Monday night.

06/03/2014

General view of Citi Field as the St. Louis Cardinals play the New York Mets on June 11, 2013 (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: Yankee Stadium And Citi Field — A Tale Of 2 Parks

Two shutouts while surrendering seven hits in 18 innings. What a difference a ballpark makes! And because of this, we are left with lots of questions — in two parts.

05/22/2014

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 12:  Chris Young #1 of the New York Mets is congratulated by Lucas Duda #21 after hitting a two-run home run in the top of the eighth inning during the game against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium on May 12, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Mets Go Yard 4 Times, Rally To Beat Yanks, 9-7

Chris Young hit a tiebreaking homer in the eighth inning, Jenrry Mejia provided a jolt after his reluctant move to the bullpen and the previously punchless New York Mets went deep four times to rally past the Yankees 9-7 Monday night in the Subway Series opener.

05/13/2014

Yankees captain Derek Jeter talks with Mets manager Terry Collins prior to a Subway Series game on May 30, 2013 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Bragging Rights At Stake: Yankees, Mets Set For Jeter’s Final Subway Series

The Mets aren’t going to miss Derek Jeter. Not on the field, anyway. Just look at these numbers: .368 average with 13 home runs and 43 RBIs in 84 games.

05/12/2014

Mariano Rivera (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Mo Rivera: Old Yankee Stadium Had Far Better Atmosphere Than New One Does

“It doesn’t hold noise, or home-team fervor, anywhere near the way the old place did,” he said. “The old Stadium was our 10th man — a loud and frenzied cauldron of pinstriped passion, with a lot of lifers in the stands.”

05/07/2014

Eli and Peyton Manning at Yankee Stadium on May 4, 2014. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Peyton Manning Visits Retiring Derek Jeter At Yankee Stadium

He was in town not only to see Jeter but to appear Monday on late-night TV with David Letterman, another star planning to step away soon: “I’m sad to see some of these guys retiring. I’m not far behind.”

05/05/2014

Robinson Cano of the Seattle Mariners points to the New York Yankees bench in the first inning on April 29, 2014 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Yankees Fans Blast Robbie Cano With Boos, Chants Of ‘You Sold Out!’

Cano said it wasn’t a big deal or much of a distraction. But on Twitter, a debate raged over whether Seattle’s slugger deserved that sort of treatment in his return to the Bronx.

04/30/2014

Robinson Cano (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

WATCH: Yankees Fans Boo Picture Of Cano, But Not ACTUAL Cano

A handful of Yankees fans were given the opportunity to boo a cardboard cutout of Cano. And boo they did. Until the 2009 World Series champion walked out from behind the cutout.

04/29/2014

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