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  1. Craig Biggio and I go back a long way

    Wallace Matthews

    NEW YORK -- Whenever a player is elected to the Hall of Fame, there is never a shortage of people who crawl out of the woodwork to boast, "I knew him when." Well, in the case of Craig Biggio, the former Houston Astros second baseman who was voted ...

    Blog | January 06, 2015
  2. New York Yankees hitting coach Kevin Long dismissed

    Wallace Matthews

    After a disappointing season in which their offense underperformed and their defense was often shoddy, the Yankees have dismissed their hitting coach, Kevin Long, and their infield/first base coach, Mick Kelleher.

    Story | Conversation | October 10, 2014
  3. No time for losing streaks

    Wallace Matthews

    DETROIT -- They have followed a predictable, and disturbing, pattern all season long: Win one, lose one. Win two, lose three. Win three, lose two. Win four, lose four. Win five? Well, the New York Yankees have done it twice now this season. The...

    Blog | August 27, 2014
  4. McCarthy a new pitcher

    Wallace Matthews

    NEW YORK -- Through the first 87 games of this season, you could count the Yankees' bright spots on the fingers of one hand and still have two fingers left over: Masahiro Tanaka. Dellin Betances. And most games, Brett Gardner. And in the 38 games...

    Blog | August 21, 2014
  5. Girardi: 'I will be optimistic'

    Wallace Matthews

    NEW YORK -- Joe Girardi is the eternal optimist, but the way his team has failed to respond to the "challenge" in front of it this week -- win the series against the Houston Astros and the Chicago White Sox, teams with a combined record of 113-141 --...

    Blog | August 21, 2014
  6. Game 125: Yanks (63-61) vs. Astros (54-73)

    Wallace Matthews

    NEW YORK -- If anyone had told you before the season that on Aug. 21, the Yankees would be closer to getting swept by the lowly Houston Astros than to a playoff spot, you probably would not have believed it. And yet, 125 games into the season, he...

    Blog | August 21, 2014
  7. Masahiro Tanaka of New York Yankees to test out injured right elb...

    Wallace Matthews

    Monday will be one of the most important days of the season for the New York Yankees playoff hopes, and not just because they're facing defending AL Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer and the Detroit Tigers.

    Story | Conversation | August 03, 2014
  8. Good news for Yanks: No beast in the East

    Wallace Matthews

    NEW YORK -- The Yankees are back from their nine-game, three-city road trip, and if there is anything they have learned, it is probably that they are not as good as the best of the West. But it doesn't really matter, because with the exception of...

    Blog | June 16, 2014
  9. Just who are the 2014 New York Yankees?

    Wallace Matthews

    NEW YORK -- When Masahiro Tanaka takes the mound Saturday afternoon against the Minnesota Twins, it will mark the Yankees' 54th game of the 2014 season, exactly one-third of the way to the finish line. An arbitrary milepost, to be sure, but by no ...

    Blog | May 29, 2014
  10. Girardi made the right call; Did the Yanks?

    Wallace Matthews

    NEW YORK -- It was almost four years ago that Joe Girardi walked into the manager's office at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago and was greeted by the sight of his own unmistakeable silhouette on the back page of the Sun-Times under the headline "The On...

    Blog | May 20, 2014
  11. Angels honor Derek Jeter with paddleboard

    Wallace Matthews

    ANAHEIM, Calif. -- To commemorate his upcoming retirement as well as his last visit to Angel Stadium, the Los Angeles Angels gave Derek Jeter two gifts Wednesday night -- one just before the game and one just a few pitches into it. In a pregame ce...

    Blog | May 07, 2014
  12. Cano and Yankees an uneasy divorce

    Wallace Matthews

    NEW YORK -- The New York Yankees are doing just fine, thank you, without Robinson Cano. And whether he is completely happy with his decision or not, Cano is very happy in Seattle at least two days a month -- the days when the Mariners cut his biwe...

    Blog | April 30, 2014
  13. Stroke of luck made Jeter a Yankee

    Wallace Matthews

    Entire forests will be felled over the next six months to chronicle Derek Jeter's final season, and a lot of the same angles are bound to be written over and over again. But one angle I have rarely seen explored in regards to Jeter is the role luc...

    Blog | April 01, 2014
  14. Tanaka's gift to baseball

    Wallace Matthews

    NEW YORK -- Arigato, Masahiro. That's what Matt Garza, Ubaldo Jimenez and Ervin Santana, among others, should be saying to Masahiro Tanaka right about now. Because one of the collateral effects of the new posting rules between MLB and the Nippo...

    Blog | December 27, 2013
  15. New York Yankees sparked by Ivan Nova, Alfonso Soriano and Brenda...

    Wallace Matthews

    Nova, Soriano and Ryan gave the Yankees some hope Saturday.

    Story | Conversation | September 21, 2013
  16. New York Yankees' Andy Pettitte retires for second time

    Wallace Matthews

    New York Yankees starter Andy Pettitte announced his retirement Friday.

    Story | Conversation | September 20, 2013