| Feb 20, 2014
| 2:21 PM
TAMPA, Fla. - Derek Jeter didn't want the trappings of a retirement news conference, having already broadcast - via Facebook last week - that the 2014 season would be his last as a player.
At one point during Wednesday's half-hour event at Steinbrenner...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 1:53 PM
NUEVA YORK (EFE).- El legendario campocorto de los Yankees de Nueva York, Derek Jeter, siguió el ejemplo de su excompañero el panameño Mariano Rivera y anticipó el anuncio de su retirada oficial de los campos de juego que será cuando concluya la temporada...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 3:09 PM
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TAMPA -- Has there ever been a major league team lose as much marquee star power as the New York Yankees did since last season ended'
And that does not even include franchise icon Derek Jeter, who announced three days before...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 6:29 PM
For a generation of fans, Derek Jeter is the face of the Yankees.
Jeter has stood at shortstop for 19 seasons, the captain of a perennial playoff team and five-time World Series winner. The franchise stamped by Hall of Fame names such as Babe Ruth, Lou...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 1:33 PM
NEW YORK -- Masahiro Tanaka got off to a flying start as the New York Yankees' latest big-money player at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday after a splashy arrival.
“Hello. My name is Masahiro Tanaka. I'm very happy to be Yankee,” the 25-year-old...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 2:14 PM
NEW YORK -- Masahiro Tanaka made front page news for spending $195,000 to chartering a 787 from Japan for five people along with his dog.
The New York Yankees are confident that Tanaka will be making many back pages by producing strong performances but...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 5:30 AM
ATLANTA — The Dodgers will begin the 2013 playoffs against the Atlanta Braves here Thursday, but their most difficult postseason opponent has already shown up.
It came swaggering into their clubhouse bearing sordid histories and fresh doubts. It...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 4:22 AM
The farewell tour of Mariano Rivera was certainly one of the biggest stories of the 2013 baseball season and his last game at Yankee Stadium featuring the special pitching change with Derek Jeter and Andy Pettitte was the best moment of this year, and...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 8:20 PM
As wild and wacky as the World Series was — Game 3 ending on an obstruction call at third base, Game 4 on a pickoff play at first . . . really? — the Boston Red Sox celebrating their third championship in 10 years won't be baseball's most...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 5:48 PM
Here we go again.
Thanks to a handful of words Theo Epstein didn't say the other day in Milwaukee, it's time for the semi-annual Joe Girardi Watch in the Chicago media and around Midwestern taverns. The default option as the next manager of the Cubs...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 11:11 AM
Andy Pettitte will be going out in style.
The New York Yankees pitcher will retire at the end of the season. The Yankees announced Pettitte's retirement in a news release. The winningest pitcher in postseason history will be making his final start at...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 10:07 AM
Troy Polamalu is a great football player, but he is almost as famous for his long, flowing hair.
But now the Pittsburgh Steelers safety has decided to lose his lucrative locks for charity.
So of course, that means he'll be getting a haircut -- his...