On May 26, 1926, the New York Yankees record for winning-game streaks, until then at 15, was broken, as they beat the Red Sox, 9-8, to complete a four-game sweep, and capture their 16th contest in a row.
by: Alexander Wilson — Empire Sports Media 10h
While nobody thought 21 year-old Gleyber Torres would enter the league on fire, crushing baseballs at an extreme rate, we must take a step back and realize the reality of this situation. We might be witnessing history right in-front of our eyes.
by: Daniel McCourt — Empire Sports Media 12h
The New York Yankee bats broke out big time on Memorial day, May 25, 2015, with a 14-1 demolition of the visiting reigning American League champs, the Kansas City Royals.
by: Daniel McCourt — Empire Sports Media 25 May
Continuing to establish himself as the potential ace that he has now become, right-hander Luis Severino dominated the Royals in New York Yankees Stadium on May 24, 2017, blanking them through eight on four hits and one walk in a 3-0 victory.
by: Alexander Wilson — Empire Sports Media 25 May
There's nothing more fascinating than taking a look at New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia and saying, "how is his motor still going?"
by: Chris Northrop — Empire Sports Media 25 May
Coming out of spring training, the bullpen was a reprise of last year’s arms; however, here we are in the third week of May and the ’18 bullpen has had some disappointing results.
by: Daniel McCourt — Empire Sports Media 24 May
Joe Pepitone was in his rookie season when he became the sixth player in American League history to homer twice in the same inning on this day in 1962. The New York Yankees rode their nine-run eighth inning to a 13-7 victory over Kansas City.
by: Cay North — Empire Sports Media 24 May
New York Yankees first baseman Greg Bird could return soon, but he might have to face a position battle with Tyler Austin. Yankees manager Aaron Boone recently confirmed that while Friday is a bit too early of an estimate, Bird might make his return over.
by: Alexander Wilson — Empire Sports Media 23 May
The New York Yankees have an interesting situation on their hands at first-base. While Tyler Austin has played well thus far in the season, he's going through a cold-streak, and Greg Bird's return looms in the wings.
by: Chris Northrop — Empire Sports Media 23 May
Bollinger has been a starter in the minors this season, but will likely be called upon to provide long relief with the Yankees.
by: Rich Zeller — Empire Sports Media 23 May
The New York Yankees have been without a captain since Derek Jeter , the team’s 15th captain retired in 2014. The franchise may not be in a rush but their certainly are some good candidates to be number 16 on the current roster.
by: Chris Northrop — Empire Sports Media 22 May
Torres, 21 years old and 25 games into his major league career is just getting warmed up.