Tag Archives: Goose Gossage

Yankees start crucial series against the Baltimore Orioles

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With the Yankees sweeping the Toronto Blue Jays under the rug, they move on to their next task: defeating the Baltimore Orioles in a three game set at Yankee Stadium, the second step in their quest of knocking their AL East opponents down a few pegs. The Yankees will send Hiroki Kuroda, Vidal Nuno and Masahiro ...

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Yankees to retire Torre’s number, to honor Gossage, Martinez and O’Neill

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The New York Yankees announced that 2014 Hall of Fame inductee Joe Torre will have his uniform No. 6 retired and that they will honor Rich "Goose" Gossage, Tino Martinez and Paul O'Neill with plaques in Monument Park as part of the Yankees recognition series. Bernie Williams will be honored by the Yankees in 2015. Martinez and Gossage will ...

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Yankees have also tried to get Chipper and Rolen out of retirement, and other notes

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With Alex Rodriguez, Mark Teixeira, and Curtis Granderson each on the DL for at least the first month and a half of the season, the Yankees are getting desperate. Yesterday, I told you that they tried to get Derrek Lee out of retirement, but it didn't end there. The Yankees also checked in with Chipper Jones ...

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Yankees 2011 Old Timer’s Day Roster


Three big time Yankees are making their Old Timer's Day debut: Bernie Williams, Joe Torre and Lou Piniella. Gene Monathan is throwing out the first pitch. I'm most looking forward to Strawberry and Fielder of course. They are two favorites of mine. Who are you most looking forward to? Former Yankees who will be in attendance: Luis Arroyo Jesse ...

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BBA Announces Goose Gossage Award

If you missed it, I co-hosted the weekly radio show that the Baseball Bloggers Alliance puts on each Tuesday night. If you missed it, you can download it or listen to it using the box located in the left column of this blog. Well today we have a big announcement from the BBA. They have reached ...

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Minor League Monday: March 1st, 2010

Welcome to another edition of Minor League Monday. I hope you've enjoyed all the player previews we've put out so far and are looking forward to more previews soon to come. Before we get into this week's highlighted articles, let's take a look at the Yankees Minor League transactions for the week. Minor League Moves (via ...

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