Brett Gardner isn't Willie Mays or Mickey Mantle, but he has played some solid baseball for the Yankees in 2013, especially out in center field. Check these two plays out on July 23 in Texas, saving the Yanks' bacon:
He robbed the Rangers' Elvis Andrus in the eighth inning of the game with a great diving catch...
The Yankees continue their 11-day, 10-game West Coast trip with a three game set in Oakland. New York comes off a successful series in Seattle having won three of four, including the last game in which Felix Hernandez pitched (no-decision for Hernandez). Oakland, meanwhile, comes off a four-game series split with the White Sox. Here is a Yanks-Athletics series preview.
After a very difficult week against the Mets and Red Sox that garnered only 1 win out of 7 games, the Yankees entered this week determined to bounce back, and they did exactly that with a 3-game sweep of the Cleveland Indians to wrap up their 8-game home-stand. Led by a complete game performance from CC Sabathia, the Yankees took the final game 6-4 earlier this afternoon and now head to the West C
Interleague play has turned into an unbalanced schedule of interleague play and it has never before been this early. Early as in Opening Day for the Angels and Reds. Early as in NOW for the New York Yankees. The Diamondbacks invade the Bronx in a re-match of the 2001 World Series...
It's obvious that the Yankees will immediately insert Derek Jeter as the shortstop when he returns from a broken ankle, and immediately insert Mark Teixeira as the first baseman when Tex returns from his wrist issue and immediately insert Curtis Granderson as the...hang on for just a minute.
The Yankees (6-5) bats were hot on Tuesday against the Minnesota Twins (3-8). The Yanks pounded out 13 hits in the 8-3 victory. Each hitter in the starting lineup produced a base hit with the exception of Alex Rodriguez. The bottom of the lineup was exceptionally impressive tonight; Eduardo Nunez, Brett Gardner and backup catcher Chris Stewart all had two hits and combined for five RBI...
The New York Yankees got another solid start from rookie starter Ivan Nova on Friday night as Nova picked up his 15th win. Brett Gardner provided the big hit with a 2-run home run, and Mariano Rivera picked up his 37th save of the season and his 596th career save.
Find out the injury updates to Alex Rodriguez and Mark Teixeira.