Tag Archive | Nick Swisher

Spunky Mets unable to complete Subway Series finale comeback in 6-5 loss to Yanks

The New York Mets (39-34) showed a ton of heart and spunk, but were unable to defeat their crosstown rival the Yankees (43-28) in a tough 6-5 loss on Sunday night baseball action. The Bombers have now won their fifth straight individual series against the Mets. Amazin’s starter R.A. Dickey had one bad inning, which […]

Unlucky seventh inning for Mets in 4-3 loss to Bombers

It was an unlucky seventh inning for the New York Mets (39-33) in the 4-3 loss to the New York Yankees (42-28) in MLB action on Saturday night. The win for the Bombers was their fourth against the Mets this season, while guaranteeing the guys from the Bronx the crown of Kings of New York. […]

Yankees exercise options on Cano and Swisher

The New York Yankees announced on Saturday, that they have exercised their 2012 club options on second baseman Robinson Cano and outfielder Nick Swisher. Cano is slated to make $14 million next season, while Swisher will make $10.25 million. Cano is continuing to grow and become into one of the greats to wear the pinstripes, came off a campaign featuring his second […]

For the big stops-you’ve got to go to ‘Mo’

For the big moments, the big stops and the person to go to when you need a save-you’ve got to go to ‘Mo’ –Mariano Rivera that is. As the future Hall of Fame pitcher now stands alone on Major League Baseball’s list of stoppers, by recording the 602nd save of his career at Yankees Stadium on Monday. Rivera pitched a […]

Sabathia struggles in Toronto as Yankees fall 5-4

Normally starter C.C. Sabathia is about as reliable as any when you need someone to stop a losing streak, the lefty on the verge of his 20th win though continued his struggles-failing to hold a fifth-inning lead; as the New York Yankees (90-59) were defeated 5-4 by the Toronto Blue Jays (76-74) on Friday night. The Yankees lost its second straight game […]

Nick Swisher recording hits both on and off the field

New York Yankees outfielder Nick Swisher has been known for his clutch hitting in his time with the New York Yankees. Did you know that along with having a sweet swing-Swisher can also sing? Turns out the Bombers right fielder has a CD out now called ‘Believe’ and the proceeds are going to Swish’s Wishes Charity foundation. To purchase the CD click here: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B005LY5LHC/?tag=httpwwwabkcoc-20 For […]

Swisher’s sweet swing leads to Yankees 3-2 victory over Baltimore

The New York Yankees (80-52) were able to edge the Baltimore Orioles (53-79) in the finale of a long series of games in Baltimore on Monday night. New York needed this game, as they now head to Boston in a clash for the top spot in the American League East. Bombers starter Freddy Garcia (11-7) pitched six innings of two-hit baseball, in […]