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It’s April 22nd, and the Yankees are getting off to one of their slowest starts in recent years. They just lost a series against the Seattle Mariners and were swept by the Oakland Athletics. Now, the Tampa Bay Rays are coming to town and the Yankees are facing another one […]

Believe it or not, the Yankees will turn their season around

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The Yankees offense suffered a crushing lost last night, but part of it had to do with losing their hottest hitter to a small injury. Brett Gardner sat out yesterday’s game with a stiff neck, which started when he fell into the stands during the Toronto Blue Jays series. Gardner […]

Brett Gardner expects to play tonight in series finale vs. A’s

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The Yankees originally released their starting lineup for the second game of their three game set against the Oakland Athletics, but a half-hour after the Yankees announced their lineup, Brett Gardner was mysteriously scratched. As it turned out, the Yankees said Gardner was scratched from the Yankees lineup with a […]

Brett Gardner scratched from Yankees lineup with a stiff neck

Jacoby Ellsbury is usually one of baseball’s best center fielders. But over the course of two weeks, Ellsbury’s defense has been questionable, ranging from the misplays on the road against the Toronto Blue Jays and Detroit Tigers to the misplays at home against Seattle Mariners at the stadium this past […]

Joe Girardi not concerned about Jacoby Ellsbury’s defense

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Athletics vs. Yankees FINAL: Athletics 3, Yankees 2 (13 Innings) WIN: Fernando Rodriguez  (1-0, 0.90 ERA) LOSS: Johnny Barbato (0-1, 1.13 ERA) Entering play tonight, no one thought the Yankees were going to enter an extra-inning affair. But after Michael Pineda and Eric Surkamp left the game, it was a […]

Yankees fall to Athletics 3-2 in extra innings

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The Yankees signed Nick Swisher to a minor league contract with hopes that there would be something left in the tank. And so far, Swisher is raking in the minor leagues, which has caught the attention of Yankees manager Joe Girardi. “He faced (Triple-A Blue Jays righty) Drew Hutchison on […]

Nick Swisher is garnering attention from Joe Girardi

Tuesday, April 19 Yankees: Michael Pineda (1-1, 6.55 ERA) Athletics: Eric Surkamp (0-1, 4.00 ERA) Time: 7:05 p.m. T.V. / Radio: YES Network / WFAN NOTE: Dustin Ackley is the only Yankee to ever face Eric Surkamp. He’s 0-for-1. Wednesday, April 20 Yankees: Nathan Eovaldi (0-1, 6.94 ERA) Athletics: Kendall […]

Athletics vs. Yankees pitching matchups

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We’re 11 games into the young 2016 season, and tonight is the 12th game of the season as righty Michael Pineda faces off against lefty Eric Surkamp of the Oakland Athletics. When the Yankees face a tough left-handed pitcher, manager Joe Girardi usually sits homegrown Brett Gardner and places Aaron […]

It’s time for Jacoby Ellsbury to take a seat against a ...

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Last week, Starlin Castro hit his way into the Yankees fans hearts by being the first Player of the Week of the 2016 season. This week, this Yankee had a powerful week at the plate and after riding a hot streak against the Toronto Blue Jays and the Seattle Mariners, […]

Player of the Week: Carlos Beltran

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The Yankees have been granted their third off-day of the season, and while the team has a losing record through 111 games (5-6), their offense has actually been so-so to begin the 2016 campaign. Even though its a small sample size, who has been the bright spot in the lineup […]

How has the offense performed 11 games in?

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Mariners vs. Yankees FINAL: Yankees 4, Mariners 3 WIN: Masahiro Tanaka (1-0, 3.06 ERA) LOSS: Hisashi Iwakuma (0-2, 4.50 ERA) After a four game skid, the Yankees needed a win before entering their third off-day of the year. And their ace Masahiro Tanaka delivered. With a well pitched game from […]

Gardner notches three hits in 4-3 win over Mariners