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Yankees offseason news and notes: 11/25/11

On Thursday the New York Yankees announced on their official site that they raced an agreement to a one-year contract with veteran starter Freddy Garcia, according to a report on ESPNNewYork.com. The Bombers have not announced the signing, which is said to be worth 4-5 million dollars. Garcia proved to be a valuable asset to the Yankees in […]

Yankees Preview 8/18/11-Bombers look to move on from Kansas City controversy

The New York Yankees (74-47) are going to open a four-game series against the Minnesota Twins (54-68) after what was a heartbreaking, and what some say a controversial 5-4 loss to the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday.Yankee Stadium Fan Photo by: Stacy Podelski The controversy came  from the Billy Butler homer in the third inning, it seemed after video replay that […]

‘Royals’ pain as Yankees fall in finale: 5-4

Bases loaded with two outs as Jorge Posada was hoping to celebrate his birthday with a blast, instead the  New York Yankees (74-47) designated hitter struck out in the Bombers 5-4 loss to the Royals (51-73) on Wednesday night. Alex Gordon had a three-run homer (15) along with a Billy Butler homer (15) to cap of a four run third […]

Yankees/Royals finale-preview 8/17/11

The New York Yankees (74-46) are now king’s of the American League East thanks to the red-hot sticks. The Bomberslook to continue their winning-ways in a three-game sweep of the Kansas City Royals (50-73) on Wednesday. Designated hitter Jorge Posada celebrates his 40th birthday in the finale, will be the Bombers first non-pitcher to appear in a game at age 40 or older […]