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  1. 2015 Preview: New York Yankees

    Mar 25, 2015, 9:00 AM EDT

    Joe Girardi

    This could be the worst Yankees team in 25 years. It’s also a team that could sneak up and snag a wild card. With the 2015 Yankees, almost all things are possible. For better or worse.

  2. Video: Yankees recreate scene from “The Sandlot”

    Mar 24, 2015, 11:12 PM EDT

    jacoby ellsbury

    Brian McCann steals the show here.

  3. Chris Davis: “I think there are definitely situations where I need to bunt”

    Feb 14, 2015, 3:35 PM EDT

    Chris Davis AP

    Davis was one of the biggest victims of increased shifting around MLB last season. He wants to be better prepared this year.

  4. Thought experiment: How many MLB teams would wipe the slate clean?

    Nov 26, 2014, 4:25 PM EDT

    CC Sabathia AP

    Since there’s no such thing as a stupid question …

  5. Pirates acquire catcher Francisco Cervelli from Yankees

    Nov 12, 2014, 9:27 PM EDT

    cervelli getty

    As first reported by Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, the Pirates have acquired catcher Francisco Cervelli from the Yankees. Joel Sherman at the New York Post confirms the news and says left-handed reliever Justin Wilson is headed to the Yankees in return.

  6. Brian McCann: “I’m definitely going to change my approach”

    Nov 10, 2014, 11:50 AM EDT

    brian mccann getty

    “I think there’s definitely times to bunt.”

  7. Russell Martin wants at least $75 million

    Nov 10, 2014, 11:19 AM EDT

    Milwaukee Brewers v Pittsburgh Pirates

    Brian McCann got a five-year, $85 million deal from the Yankees last offseason.

  8. Report: Pirates offered Russell Martin an extension; he rejected it

    Oct 10, 2014, 7:45 PM EDT

    Russell Martin

    According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, the Pirates offered a contract extension to Russell Martin but the catcher rejected it. Martin is expected to draw significant interest when he hits the free agent market shortly.

  9. Yankees fire hitting coach Kevin Long

    Oct 10, 2014, 3:06 PM EDT

    kevin-long-yankees

    Long has been New York’s hitting coach since 2007.

  10. And That Happened: Wednesday’s scores and highlights

    Sep 4, 2014, 7:07 AM EDT

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    A lesson in why you do not want to have to face the Mariners in the wild card game.

  11. And That Happened: Thursday’s scores and highlights

    Aug 29, 2014, 6:58 AM EDT

    Obstruction

    Yet another protested game in a week full of protests. This one isn’t going anywhere, though.

  12. Money, money, money (and Bud Selig’s nirvana)

    Aug 26, 2014, 4:46 PM EDT

    Bud Selig

    Here at the end of his tenure, baseball is closer to Selig’s nirvana than perhaps ever before.

  13. And That Happened: Sunday’s scores and highlights

    Aug 25, 2014, 5:00 AM EDT

    Brian McCann

    The Yankees are, in my view anyway, unlikely to make the playoffs. Yet they refuse, Rasputin-like, to die.

  14. Brian McCann due back from concussion on Saturday

    Aug 13, 2014, 11:34 PM EDT

    brian mccann getty

    Yankees manager Joe Girardi told MLB.com’s Bryan Hoch that he expects catcher Brian McCann to be activated off the 7-day concussion disabled list this Saturday.

  15. UPDATE: Yankees place Brian McCann on 7-day concussion disabled list

    Aug 9, 2014, 11:59 AM EDT

    Brian McCann Getty

    Yankees catcher Brian McCann suffered what’s being termed as a “mild concussion” after he was hit in the mask by a foul tip in the third inning last night against the Indians.

  16. Mark Teixeira hopes to return from lat strain on Tuesday

    Jul 28, 2014, 8:28 PM EDT

    Mark Teixeira AP

    Mark Teixeira is out of the Yankees’ starting lineup for the eighth straight game tonight due to a lower lat strain, but he’s aiming to make his return tomorrow.

  17. The Blue Jays snapped a 17-game losing streak at Yankee Stadium

    Jul 26, 2014, 7:55 PM EDT

    Casey Janssen, Dioner Navarro

    The Blue Jays entered Saturday having lost 17 consecutive games at Yankee Stadium, but they did away with that this afternoon.

  18. Video: Leonys Martin robs Brian McCann with juggling grab

    Jul 22, 2014, 8:41 PM EDT

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    Watch as Rangers outfielder Leonys Martin leaps above the right-center field wall at Yankee Stadium to rob Brian McCann of a home run in the bottom of the second inning Tuesday night …

  19. And That Happened: Sunday’s scores and highlights

    Jul 21, 2014, 5:03 AM EDT

    Mike Trout Bow and Arrow

    You never shoot your arrows . . . when you’re sitting at the table. There’ll be time enough for shootin’ . . . when the game is done.

  20. Brian McCann on New York: “I absolutely love it here”

    Jul 8, 2014, 9:31 PM EDT

    brian mccann getty

    Braves first base coach Terry Pendleton told the New York Post earlier this week that he feels like Brian McCann — who’s struggled in his first year with the Yankees — will “never be comfortable” in New York because “New York is not Brian.” McCann was asked about those comments before the Yankees’ game Tuesday evening against the Indians.

  21. Terry Pendleton says Brian McCann will “never be comfortable” on the Yankees

    Jul 8, 2014, 12:30 PM EDT

    Brian McCann Getty

    Normally it’s someone from the New York media who says a player can’t cut it in New York. Yesterday, Brian McCann’s former hitting coach said it.

  22. Brian McCann scratched from lineup with sore foot, X-rays negative

    Jul 5, 2014, 4:28 PM EDT

    Brian McCann Getty

    Brian McCann is out of the Yankees’ lineup for the second straight game due to a sore left foot, but X-rays came back negative and he’s considered day-to-day.

  23. Carlos Gomez is interested in participating in the Home Run Derby

    Jul 5, 2014, 12:10 AM EDT

    Carlos Gomez

    Carlos Gomez wants to participate in the Home Run Derby, so he had Ryan Braun talk to Troy Tulowitzki on his behalf.

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