Hall Of Fame Manager Joe Torre To Throw Out First Pitch At Yankees' Opening DayHall of Famer Joe Torre, who managed the Yankees from 1996-2007 and led them to four World Series titles, will throw out the ceremonial first pitch on opening day at Yankee Stadium.
Rob Manfred Given 5-Year Term As Baseball CommissionerPraising the transition as quick and orderly, Bud Selig announced Thursday that baseball owners unanimously approved a five-year term for Rob Manfred.
Sweeny: Baseball Lifers Recall First Impressions Of Derek JeterIt’s not hard to call up images of a 20-something Jeter and look back on his career. But for those who have spent time with him up close, they have a database that can’t be Googled.
Sweeny: Deadline Doldrums? Difference-Makers Already On Yankees' RosterMaybe the Yankees could add a helpful piece. But the difference makers will be the guys they gave all that money to last winter: Jacoby Ellsbury, Brian McCann and Carlos Beltran.
Keidel: Torre's Amazing Success Was His Curse, But He Always Knew The ScoreBeyond his stellar, All-Star career, Joe Torre knows why he was standing next to Greg Maddux and a conga line of newly-minted luminaries in Cooperstown this past weekend. He was a Yankee.
Joe Torre Feels 'Terrible' For Steinbrenner Slight In SpeechTorre said he knew how the late Yankees owner would have reacted: "He would’ve yelled at me, ‘You ungrateful such and such.’ ”
Palladino: Hall Of Famer Joe Torre Honors Guys Who Did It RightSunday was about doing it by the rules. This crop of Hall of Famers achieved their stats playing it clean in an unfortunate era where chemicals overshadow its greats.
Yanks’ Managerial Mastermind Joe Torre Inducted Into Hall Of FameJoe Torre, the managerial mastermind of the resurgence of the New York Yankees, has been inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Baseball Hall Of Fame Cuts Election Eligibility From 15 Years To 10They changes are effective immediately and will be reflected in 2015 Hall of Fame voting by the Baseball Writers' Association of America.
Hall Of Fame Weekend: Massive Crowds Expected In Cooperstown For Torre & Co.Last year's numbers were way down because no living person was inducted. The magic is back this year with some of baseball's most revered names preparing their speeches.
6 Newest Members Of The National Baseball Hall Of FameTaking place in Cooperstown, NY, six baseball players/managers will be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame. The official induction ceremony will take place Sunday, July 27th.
Keidel: I Love Tino, But There's No Way He Belongs In Monument ParkEven 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.
'We Loved Him': Yankees, MLB Mourn Icon Don ZimmerFor 66 years, Zimmer was a most popular presence at ballparks all over, a huge chaw often filling his cheek. Everyone in the game seemed to know him, and love him.
Keidel: No Ordinary Joe — It's Fitting That The Yanks Are Retiring No. 6Torre came to New York with a stained resume and left as royalty, a retread-turned-Hall of Famer whose legacy was just cemented in the place that produces our baseball heroes.
WFAN's Carton Says Tino, O'Neill, Torre Have No Place In Monument ParkWFAN co-host Craig Carton has a problem with the Yankees. A monumental problem, if you will. And because of that, Boomer Esiason and Jerry Recco have a problem with Craigie.