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Opening Day From a Reporter's Perspective Who Lives in the Community

Julio Pabon | Posted 04.08.2014 | Latino Voices
Julio Pabon

Walking to Yankee stadium on this opening day with a heavy forecast, a bit chilly and grey skies is not my idea of the beginning of baseball in the...

Commemorating Derek Jeter, Forgetting Bernie Willams

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 04.07.2014 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

Every mention of a core four, the alleged true Yankees at the heart of their 1996-2009 run, is a reminder of how another great Yankee, Bernie Williams, has become increasingly overlooked over time.

Derek Jeter, Still Baseball's Most Underrated Overrated Player

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 02.18.2014 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

Jeter's place in Yankee, and indeed baseball history, is significant, but still not clear. Much of that will take shape after Jeter retires.

2013 Yankees Got You Down? Revisit The Championship Season Of 1947 Instead

Tony Sachs | Posted 06.10.2013 | Books
Tony Sachs

The 2013 New York Yankees: Injuries on top of injuries. Newly penurious owners. A lineup of assorted castoffs and veterans past their prime. Not a pretty picture -- in fact, it looks to be the weakest team the franchise has put on the field in at least two decades.

The Next Yankee World Series Team

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 05.08.2013 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

The Yankees are in sufficiently bad shape that even a great year by Rivera will not bring them back to the World Series. Moreover, Rivera is not the only aging Yankee seeking to recover from an injury.

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Len Berman | Posted 03.27.2012 | New York
Len Berman

Remember David Einhorn, the rich Milwaukee native who was going to buy into the Mets? The deal fell apart. Now comes word that Einhorn has been fined $11.2 million by the British version of the SEC for insider trading.

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Len Berman | Posted 03.26.2012 | New York
Len Berman

Nice to see sports getting its due with the Oscar nominations. Moneyball, the story of how the cash-strapped Oakland As competed with the big boys, got a boatload of nominations.

Yankees' Legend Retires

AP | RONALD BLUM | Posted 03.25.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK — Jorge Posada was watching television when he saw speculation on which teams were interested in signing him as a free agent. "They pu...

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Len Berman | Posted 03.25.2012 | New York
Len Berman

The Stanley Cup champion Boston Bruins visited the White House yesterday. Goalie Tim Thomas didn't attend, saying, "I believe the federal government has grown out of control, threatening the rights, liberties, and property of the people."

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Len Berman | Posted 03.14.2012 | New York
Len Berman

I guess the odds makers aren't Tebowing. Denver goes into New England a 13 1/2 point underdog tomorrow night. I don't bet or advocate sports betting, but Tim Tebow has proved just about everyone wrong.

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Len Berman | Posted 03.10.2012 | New York
Len Berman

Have you been Tebowing since last night? The guy who wore 3:16 on his eye black at Florida, passed for 316 yards against a terrific Pittsburgh defense as the Broncos won in stunning fashion in overtime.

Yankees Legend Ready To Retire?

AP | By HOWIE RUMBERG | Posted 01.08.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Jorge Posada is planning to retire after 17 seasons with the New York Yankees rather than pursue opportunities with other teams. A person...

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Len Berman | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
Len Berman

The Penn State case gets sicker by the minute. On your scorecard: three indictments, two firings and one student body that only compounded the mess by protesting in the streets.

Longtime Yankees Catcher Says There's No Chance Of Returning

AP | By RONALD BLUM | Posted 01.10.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK -- After five World Series rings, seven American League pennants and five All-Star appearances, Jorge Posada says his career with the New Yor...

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Len Berman | Posted 12.07.2011 | New York
Len Berman

In they end they booed and it was aimed at Alex Rodriguez. He struck out with the bases loaded in the 7th, and then again, to end the game. He batted just .111 for the series.

Jorge Posada Tears Up After Yankees Loss

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 12.07.2011 | Sports

The signature chant of "Hip Hip, Jorge!" may never reverberate through the upper reaches of Yankee Stadium again. OK, there may be Old Timer's Day app...

Tigers Moving On To ALCS To Play Rangers

AP | By RONALD BLUM | Posted 12.07.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Now the Detroit Tigers can believe anything is possible. They beat the New York Yankees in Game 5. At Yankee Stadium. Escaping jam after ...

Pinstriped Problems: Yankees Go Out With A Whimper

AP | By MIKE FITZPATRICK | Posted 12.07.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK -- There was Derek Jeter's 3,000th hit and Mariano Rivera's record-setting save. Another division title and the best record in the American L...

Yankees Legend Not Ready To Quit

AP | By DAVE SKRETTA | Posted 10.16.2011 | Sports

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Jorge Posada would like to play another season; he's just not sure someone will give him the chance. The Yankees' longtime catc...

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Len Berman | Posted 10.15.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Say what you want about golf not being a sport for the masses, but tell me another major championship that can be won by somebody you never heard of?

Yankees Bench Beloved Catcher

AP | Posted 10.08.2011 | Sports

BOSTON — Slumping Jorge Posada was pulled from the New York Yankees' lineup Sunday night against Boston and manager Joe Girardi suggested the fi...

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Len Berman | Posted 07.17.2011 | New York
Len Berman

PGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem says they may test for human growth hormone, HGH. Actually, they'll be forced to when golf arrives at the 2016 Olympics.

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Len Berman | Posted 07.16.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Cincinnati's flamboyant wide receiver Chad Ochocinco rode a bull over the weekend in Atlanta. The NFL lockout had better end before he gets stomped to death. By the way, he lasted 1.5 seconds.

Posada Asks Out Of Lineup

AP | MIKE FITZPATRICK | Posted 07.14.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK — Jorge Posada apologized to the New York Yankees on Sunday for taking himself out of the lineup the day before, blaming the messy publ...

Saying Goodbye to Andy Pettitte

Tony Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Tony Sachs

It's easy, in the hazy, nostalgic glow of his farewell, to forget that Pettitte wasn't as beloved by the Yankees' front office as he was by the fans until quite recently.