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Yankees’ hot start leaving them far from satisfied

Yankees' hot start leaving them far from satisfied

The Yankees arrived at Monday’s off day with the best record in baseball, their blazing hot start putting them in the company of some of the best teams in MLB history through 60 games. But their best player knows they haven’t done anything yet, which is at the heart of what’s driving the Yankees during …

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Josh Donaldson’s ‘Jackie’ suspension upheld by MLB

Josh Donaldson's 'Jackie' suspension upheld by MLB

Josh Donaldson got some relief, but not on his suspension. Major League Baseball upheld Donaldson’s one-game ban for his “Jackie” comments to White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson, a source confirmed on Monday, though the Yankees third baseman’s appeal resulted in his fine getting cut in half. Donaldson will have to serve the suspension on Tuesday, …

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New York Yankees’ Josh Donaldson has 1-game ban upheld by MLB, fine cut to $5,000

Josh Donaldson apologizes to Jackie Robinson's wife, family for 'Jackie' remark to Tim Anderson

NEW YORK — Major League Baseball has upheld Josh Donaldson’s one-game suspension, a penalty that was assessed after the New York Yankees third baseman made a remark to White Sox star Tim Anderson about Jackie Robinson that Chicago manager Tony La Russa called “racist. “ MLB special adviser John McHale upheld the penalty after hearing …

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Yankees fans selling home with its own baseball field for $2M

Yankees fans selling home with its own baseball field for $2M

One longtime New York family has found a creative way to bring a bit of Yankees love with them after relocating to Arizona in 2014. While not exactly the dimensions fit for a Major League Baseball game, their home includes a field built with a Yankees scoreboard at the fence — enough to live out …

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Yankees’ Ron Marinaccio’s first MLB win a special moment

Yankees' Ron Marinaccio's first MLB win a special moment

As the clock approached 11 pm, pitcher Ron Marinaccio stirred in the Yankees’ bullpen and his mother stirred on the couch at home in Toms River, NJ “Wake up!” Ron’s father told her, with a sense something special might be about to happen as their son loosened up his arm. “He’s coming in.” Renee and …

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Yankees, Mets fans should enjoy rare summer of joint prosperity

Yankees, Mets fans should enjoy rare summer of joint prosperity

Beware the eye-rolls of Pittsburgh fans. Look out for the stink-eye glares from Kansas City, and Oakland, and Cincinnati, and Cleveland. Be on guard for venomous glares from Minneapolis-St. Paul, and Milwaukee. We are on our own here. “You know what the rest of the country calls that ‘Golden Age of Baseball’ you ever-so-breathlessly write …

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These Yankees have similar feel to Cubs’ title team

These Yankees have similar feel to Cubs' title team

For the first time since last July 28 — his final game with the Cubs before he was dealt to the Yankees — Anthony Rizzo faced the team with which he spent nine-and-a-half seasons and established himself first as a major leaguer and then have a star. Rizzo could look across to the opposing dugout …

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Yankees’ Anthony Rizzo faces Cubs for the first time since trade

Yankees' Anthony Rizzo faces Cubs for the first time since trade

MINNEAPOLIS — Eleven years ago, the San Diego Padres prematurely introduced Anthony Rizzo to Major League Baseball. The newly acquired prospect’s blistering start at Triple A whipped Padres fans into a frenzy and earned the 21-year-old a quick promotion to the big leagues. Rizzo Mania arrived at Petco Park on June 9, 2011. Although he …

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The tale of New York Yankees’ ‘Nasty Nestor’ Cortes and his magic mustache

The tale of New York Yankees' 'Nasty Nestor' Cortes and his magic mustache

Nestor Cortes thinks his mustache deserves a place in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. “It’s a super power,” the New York Yankees left-hander said. “It came at the right time.” For Cortes and his inner circle, his major league career is separated into two distinct periods: Before Mustache and After Mustache. “Since he got the mustache, …

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Bettor cashes just under $400k on 5-team MLB parlay placed in Las Vegas. See how it happened. | Sports Betting

Bettor cashes just under $400k on 5-team MLB parlay placed in Las Vegas.  See how it happened.  |  Sports Betting

Plenty of attention on Wednesday evening was paid to the NBA Finals, especially after the Boston Celtics used a dominating fourth quarter to take a 2-1 series lead over the Golden State Warriors. However, the Major League Baseball season continues to trudge on, as most teams are a few weeks away from hitting the halfway …

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