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  1. Game 70: Blue Jays (41-31) at Yanks (36-33)

    Wallace Matthews

    NEW YORK -- The Yankees are on the verge of history tonight; if they beat the Blue Jays again, it will be the 15th straight time they have beaten Toronto at home, which will be their longest winning streak against a visiting team in more than a half-...

    Blog | June 18, 2014
  2. Tanaka: The indispensable Yankee

    Wallace Matthews

    SEATTLE -- This is about as plain as I can put it: The only thing standing between the Yankees and a disastrous 2014 season is Masahiro Tanaka. Every time he pitches, it seems, Joe Girardi and as many of Tanaka's teammates who can be rounded up af...

    Blog | June 12, 2014
  3. Rapid Reaction: Yankees 4, Mariners 2

    Wallace Matthews

    SEATTLE -- Three things the New York Yankees can be sure of: death, taxes and Masahiro Tanaka. The 25-year-old Japanese right-hander, who is the ace of this pitching staff whether he wants to acknowledge it or not, did it again Wednesday night, s...

    Blog | June 12, 2014
  4. Yanks mediocrity plain to see, now what?

    Wallace Matthews

    NEW YORK -- It's pretty rare that all of a team's flaws are on display in a single ballgame, but Monday's Yankees loss to the Seattle Mariners was one of those games. Their offense collected a good number of hits off King Felix Hernandez, eight to...

    Blog | June 03, 2014
  5. Pregame notes: Sabathia out of his chair

    Wallace Matthews

    NEW YORK -- CC Sabathia is not expected to return to the Yankees' rotation until somewhere around July 1, but the big left-hander says he hopes to begin throwing, on two legs, sometime this week. Sabathia, who went on the disabled list on May 11 w...

    Blog | June 02, 2014
  6. 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
  7. Kuroda, Yankees still seeking answers

    Wallace Matthews

    NEW YORK -- The best way to determine how the Yankees felt about Hiroki Kuroda's performance Thursday against the Seattle Mariners is to listen to what they were judging it against. No one was comparing Kuroda's six innings of work in the Yankees'...

    Blog | May 02, 2014
  8. Rapid Reaction: Mariners 6, Yankees 3

    Wallace Matthews

    NEW YORK -- The New York Yankees handled Robinson Cano (one infield hit in five at-bats) in his return to the Bronx. The problem was, they couldn't handle Mike Zunino, Corey Hart and Chris Young, as the Seattle Mariners -- the second-worst team in...

    Blog | April 29, 2014
  9. New York Yankees won't sign free agents Stephen Drew, Kendrys Mor...

    Wallace Matthews

    Even though they are in the midst of an infielder shortage, there is "no way" that the New York Yankees will sign free agents Stephen Drew or Kendrys Morales, a source familiar with the team's thinking told ESPNNewYork.com on Monday.

    Story | Conversation | April 14, 2014
  10. Morning notes: Another look at Pineda

    Wallace Matthews

    TAMPA, Fla. -- It is nearly two years to the day since a puzzled and hurting Michael Pineda left the mound at George M. Steinbrenner Field, having been smacked around by the Philadelphia Phillies for six runs in less than three innings. Even more ala...

    Blog | March 23, 2014
  11. New York Yankees not angry at Robinson Cano, felt sorry for him

    Wallace Matthews

    The New York Yankees say they are not angry with Robinson Cano for characterizing their seven-year, $170 million offer as a sign of disrespect.

    Story | Conversation | December 13, 2013
  12. New York Yankees' puny offense comes up big again

    Wallace Matthews

    Bombers, using similar formula on O, gut out win in series finale vs. M's.

    Story | Conversation | June 09, 2013
  13. Pregame notes: Andy, Vernon, Vidal

    Wallace Matthews

    SEATTLE -- Andy Pettitte is 238-132 against 28 major-league teams -- and 11-13 against the Seattle Mariners. In fact, the Mariners are the only team in baseball against which Pettitte's career mark is below .500. Over the past 13 years, Pettitte h...

    Blog | June 08, 2013
  14. Postgame notes: One bad inning

    Wallace Matthews

    SEATTLE -- Hiroki Kuroda pitched 5 1/3 scoreless innings Friday night, allowing just two hits and a walk. Unfortunately, he also pitched another inning bad enough to cost the Yankees a game. That was the fourth inning, in which Kuroda created his ...

    Blog | June 08, 2013
  15. Postgame notes: The Tex Factor

    Wallace Matthews

    SEATTLE -- The New York Yankees needed just the third inning Thursday to put away the Seattle Mariners, 6-1, collecting eight of their nine hits and scoring all six of their runs in that inning. And while it might not have shown up in the stats ju...

    Blog | June 07, 2013
  16. Rapid Reaction: Yankees 6, Mariners 1

    Wallace Matthews

    SEATTLE -- One down, nine to go. The Yankees began this grueling 11-day, 10-game, three-city West Coast trip with an effortless 6-1 victory over the punchless Seattle Mariners. What it means: That when you take Phil Hughes out of the Bronx, you ge...

    Blog | June 07, 2013