Zoilo Almonte Could Be Spark New York Yankees Need

Zoilo Almonte

He’s only appeared in five games for the New York Yankees, but 24-year-old outfielder Zoilo Almonte could be the best thing to happen to the club this season. There’s nothing like a young emerging star to ignite a struggling ball […]

New York Yankees: Brett Gardner Has Earned Leadoff Spot

Brett Gardner

Brett Gardner used to be just another outfielder for the New York Yankees. He had speed, yes, but not much else; he was more or less just a slap hitter who could steal a base and cover some ground in […]

New York Yankees: Lack of Run Support Ruining Hiroki Kuroda’s Season

Hiroki Kuroda

New York Yankees starting pitcher Hiroki Kuroda has pitched brilliantly this season. He has a 2.78 ERA, good for ninth best in the American League. He also has a 1.04 WHIP that ranks eighth in the AL and one complete […]

New York Yankees Face Test Tomorrow Night With Hyun-Jin Ryu

Hyun-Jin Ryu

The New York Yankees are beginning a nine-game home stand tonight against the Los Angeles Dodgers, and they will first be facing rookie left-hander Hyun-Jin Ryu. Ryu has been outstanding thus far this year, putting up numbers comparable to Hiroki […]

Robinson Cano Needs to Step Up Game for New York Yankees

Robinson Cano

New York Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano has played well so far this year, but he needs to step his game up even more if the Yankees want to make some noise in the competitive AL East. Cano currently leads […]

Mark Teixeira Injury Could Bode Well for New York Yankees

Mark Teixeira

New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira could be heading back to the disabled list after just a few weeks back with the team. If this were a few weeks ago, I might’ve said that his injury was bad news. […]

New York Yankees Patchwork Offense is Unraveling

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After a better than expected start, the New York Yankees seem to be coming back down to earth. They’ve lost five of their last six and fallen into third place behind the Boston Red Sox and Baltimore Orioles, all while […]

New York Yankees’ Derek Jeter’s Return Should Bring Wins

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New York Yankees’ shortstop Derek Jeter has been cleared to participate in baseball activities. Just in time. The Yankees have looked anything but good lately. They’ve lost five of their last six and barely made it out of today’s game […]

New York Yankees’ Phil Hughes Likely To Be Traded

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After hearing Friday’s report in the New York Post that New York Yankees starter Phil Hughes could be put on the trading block, I wasn’t surprised. I’ve been suggesting that the Yankees trade him for a long time now, and […]

New York Yankees Need To Stay Sharp on West Coast Swing

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After taking three out of four from the Seattle Mariners, the New York Yankees have looked very strong on their west coast swing so far. The offense has struggled, but New York has still found ways to win, mostly through […]

New York Yankees: C.C. Sabathia’s Success Should Continue

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With the New York Yankees rolling into west to face the Oakland Athletics tomorrow, C.C. Sabathia should continue his recent success. Sabathia is coming off an impressive complete-game win against the Cleveland Indians in which he allowed seven hits and […]

New York Yankees’ Mark Teixeira Looks Lost At the Plate

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New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira has looked lost at the plate in his limited at-bats this season. After returning to the lineup on May 31 from a wrist injury, Teixeira has put up mediocre numbers. Thus far his […]