Yankees Hall Of Fame Pitcher Whitey Ford Dies At 91Whitey Ford, the street-smart New Yorker who had the best winning percentage of any pitcher in the 20th century has died.
Best Of Mike & Mad Dog: Mickey Mantle Memories, A Whitey Ford DiscussionIn this "Mike & the Mad Dog" clip from March 23, 2005, Mike Francesa discusses some of his memories of Mickey Mantle, which leads to a discussion about Whitey Ford as well.
Ranking The Best Local Athletes In History By Jersey/Uniform Number: 19-10Continuing with our weekly rankings of the best local athletes by jersey/uniform number, here are numbers 19-10.
Masahiro Tanaka Follows Boone, Righetti And Sojo As Yankees' Latest No. 19Masahiro Tanaka follows Aaron Boone, Dave Righetti, Luis Sojo, Bob Turley and Robin Ventura as notable Yankees to wear the number 19.
Pettitte Bows Out In Style, Earns Complete Game Win In Final StartAndy Pettitte's final start was a storybook finish -- a complete game win over the Astros on Saturday.
Andy Pettitte Passes Whitey Ford, Sets Yankees Strikeout Record"When you think about some of the names he's passed in his career it's really, truly amazing," manager Joe Girardi said Monday.
By The Numbers: Listing The All-Time MLB Leaders For this installment of By The Numbers, I thought I would take a look at the all-time hitting and pitching leaders, just to get a feel for some of the numbers.
By The Numbers: Taking A Closer Look At The Legendary Lefty GomezFor today’s blog I would like to highlight one of the funniest, most lovable, most quotable pitchers to ever wear the pinstripes -- Lefty Gomez.
Giglio: Mariano Rivera Was The Exception To So Many RulesRivera wasn’t just the best closer in the history of baseball. His ability to defy logic for 18 seasons makes him one of the most unique athletes of all-time.
Keidel: Andy Can Still Be DandyFor a team that trades on tradition, symbolism and success, the Yankees just took a giant leap toward remaining competitive, if not contenders, in 2013 by signing Andy Pettitte.
Keidel: Yanks Will Only Go So Far As CC Sabathia And Andy Pettitte Take ThemThe pinstriped recipe for success this season will take a backseat to the sudden surge of southpaw pitching. The Yankees will remain in the playoffs for as long as CC Sabathia and Andy Pettitte pitch to the back of their baseball cards.
Silverman: Yankees Recall Their 1964 CounterpartsThe Yankees are living and breathing again. If you listen closely, you may be starting to feel the rumble of giant steps as they close out the regular season.
By The Numbers: My Relationship With The BabeIn this installment of By The Numbers, I would like to share some personal feelings about the greatest player who ever lived…and my relationship with him…a relationship which began nearly six decades ago.
Yankees Announce Lineup For 66th Old Timers' DayThe New York Yankees have announced that nearly 50 former Yankees will attend the 66th annual Old Timers' Day at Yankee Stadium on Sunday, July 1st.
Yankees Power Their Way Past Angels, 11-5The Yankees out-slugged the Angles Sunday night as they claimed an 11-5 victory.