Cano, Gonzalez Back Hughes Big In Yankees' Rout Of TwinsRobinson Cano homered for the third straight game and Phil Hughes gave up one run on six hits in seven innings, lifting the New York Yankees to a 7-3 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday night.
Cano Supplies The Power, Pettitte Writes The History As Yankees End SlideRobinson Cano homered twice and Andy Pettitte broke Whitey Ford's club record for career strikeouts to help the Yankees snap a five-game skid with a 10-4 win over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night.
Rookie Almonte Gives Offensively Challenged Yankees Huge BoostZoilo 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.
Mark Teixeira Returns To DL; Kevin Youkilis To Miss At Least 10-12 WeeksKevin Youkilis needs back surgery and Mark Teixeira returned to the 15-day disabled list on Tuesday with an aching right wrist, the latest injury setbacks for the depleted New York Yankees.
Sweeny: My Sweet 16 Thoughts With Opening Day Around The CornerLet’s remember how long a baseball season is. When 2012 began, the Marlins and the Angels were supposed to be in the playoffs and the A’s and the Orioles weren’t. We still haven’t played Game 1 of 162. Let’s try to enjoy the ride.
Cashman On Reunion With Johnny Damon: 'It's Not Something We're Going To Pursue'"He's just not going to fit our needs," Cashman said. "It's the same reason we didn't bring him in last year. We need somebody who can play the outfield every day."
Palladino: Lots Of Possibilities In Play For Grandy SolutionMelky Mesa, Juan Rivera, Matt Diaz, Zoilo Almonte, Ronnier Mustelier. Not exactly Murderer’s Row, right? But that’s what losing Curtis Granderson for 10 weeks with a busted forearm has wrought for Joe Girardi’s outfield situation.
Yankees Bury The Hatchet, Beat Braves 8-3 In Spring Training OpenerRobinson Cano and Zoilo Almonte homered for the New York Yankees, who opened spring training with an 8-3 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Saturday.