Tag: New York Yankees

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WATCH: Russell Wilson Mashes Multiple Homers During Yankees BP

The Yankees are no stranger to having a lot of star power, at their Spring Training facility in Florida. Though, normally that star power is supplied by the likes of Billy Crystal. This time around, the star power comes in the form of an Super Bowl champion quarterback.

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Yankees Acquire Russell Wilson in Trade with Rangers

Yankees training camp has always been a gathering point for stars in the world of sports. However, after the move the “Bombers” made with the Rangers on Wednesday, they’re taking this thing to a whole new level.

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Yankees Reportedly Tap Boone As New Manager

New York (AFP) – The New York Yankees have selected former star player Aaron Boone to replace Joe Girardi as manager, US media reported Friday.

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Tanaka, Yankees Top Astros to Take 3-2 Lead in ALCS

NEW YORK (AP) — Masahiro Tanaka pitched seven innings of three-hit ball and the New York Yankees finally solved Houston Astros nemesis Dallas Keuchel, beating the ace lefty 5-0 on Wednesday for a 3-2 lead in the AL Championship Series.

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Altuve’s Dash Lifts Verlander, Astros Over Yanks in Game 2

Jose Altuve raced home on Carlos Correa’s double in the ninth inning, Justin Verlander struck out 13 in a complete game and the Houston Astros beat the New York Yankees 2-1 Saturday for a 2-0 lead in the AL Championship Series.

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Child Hospitalized After Foul Ball at Yankees Game

New York (AFP) – A toddler was hospitalized on Wednesday after being struck by a foul ball at Yankee Stadium, the latest in a series of incidents that have led to calls for more protection for spectators in Major League Baseball.

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Trump to Mariano Rivera: Yankees ‘Could Use You Now’

Former New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera was at the White House Wednesday as part of a session on opioid and drug abuse. After Rivera introduced himself, President Donald Trump reminisced over his stellar career. “Oh, they could use you now,”

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Romney Family in Talks to Purchase Share of New York Yankees

Mitt Romney attempted to purchase a stake in the Miami Marlins a few months ago, and that effort stalled with no sign of return. Now, the Romney’s have shifted targets, and want to purchase a small share of the New York Yankees.

Yankees president Randy Levine confirmed to MLB.com that there have been discussions on possible 2018 games between the Yankees and the Red Sox in London

Trump Meets with MLB Commissioner, Yankees President at Trump Tower

President-elect Donald Trump has had quite a full schedule in the days and weeks leading up to his inauguration, and has met and broken bread with all the power brokers in and out of Washington with whom he will work with over the next eight years.

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Yankees and Red Sox Could Face Off in London in 2018

In an apparent bid to prove they’re capable of playing games in non-communist countries as well, Major League Baseball has targeted 2018 to play a regular season game in England.

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Watch: John Oliver Blasts NY Yankees Over ‘Elitist’ Ticket Policy

[LANGUAGE WARNING] On Sunday’s “Last Week Tonight,” host John Oliver took on the New York Yankees after their COO Lonn Trost defended a new ticket policy that Trost said will protect the premium fans from sitting near a fan who has never sat

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Plane Crash Kills Woman on I-15 Freeway Where it Once Landed Safely

One woman died and five others were injured on Saturday when a single-engine plane (a Lancair IV) landed on its belly and skidded about 250 feet before crashing into the rear of a parked car on a stretch of Southern California’s Interstate 15.