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  1. Pineda's pine tar opens up can of worms

    David Schoenfield

    In the annals of illustrious moments in pitching history, I'm not exactly sure where Michael Pineda's pine tar on the neck ranks among such past incidents as Whitey Ford's turpentine ball, Gaylord Perry's Vaseline, Rick Honeycutt's thumbtack in the g...

    Blog | April 23, 2014
  2. New York Yankees' Brian Cashman will outlast them all

    Ian O'Connor

    When Jeter hangs up his cleats, Cash will be there to pick his replacement.

    Story | Conversation | February 20, 2014
  3. Derek Jeter tops Yogi Berra, Mariano Rivera as fifth-best New Yor...

    Ian O'Connor

    No. 2 should walk away as No. 5 on the list of all-time Yankees greats.

    Story | Conversation | February 17, 2014
  4. Robinson Cano clubs two homers to help Yankees snap 5-game skid

    Robinson Cano homered twice and Andy Pettitte broke Whitey Ford's club record for career strikeouts to help the New York Yankees snap a five-game skid with a 10-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | July 01, 2013
  5. Andy Pettitte sets New York Yankees record for career strikeouts

    Andy Pettitte has broken Whitey Ford's record for career strikeouts by a New York Yankees pitcher.

    Story | Conversation | July 01, 2013
  6. First Pitch: Old-Timers' Day

    Ian Begley

    On Sunday, what's old is new again. Dozens of ex-Yankees will put on the pinstripes Sunday and play in the franchise's 67th annual Old-Timers' Day before the Yankees-Rays game. Yogi Berra, Whitey Ford, Ron Guidry, Reggie Jackson, Paul O'Neill...

    Blog | June 23, 2013
  7. Pettitte as precise as when it all began

    ESPN Stats & Information

    Getty ImagesCan you tell the difference? The Pettitte on left is from win #250. The Pettitte on right is circa 1995.It took Andy Pettitte a few tries, but he finally reached 250 wins on the day his son Josh was drafted to pitch for the New York Yanke...

    Blog | June 08, 2013
  8. These Yankees aren't going away so soon

    David Schoenfield

    From 1949 to 1964, the New York Yankees won a remarkable 14 American League pennants in 16 seasons, a dynasty that reached across generations, from Joe DiMaggio and Yogi Berra, to Mickey Mantle and Whitey Ford, to Jim Bouton and Tom Tresh. After t...

    Blog | May 12, 2013
  9. Is Buchholz cheating? Jack Morris thinks so

    David Schoenfield

    I love a good cheating accusation. I mean -- peanuts, hot dogs, hating the Yankees, pitching inside and cheating: Aren't they all a fundamental part of the game we love? Blue Jays broadcaster Jack Morris thinks Red Sox pitcher Clay Buchhol...

    Blog | May 02, 2013
  10. The 10 greatest World Series games

    David Schoenfield

    There have been 626 World Series games, from Deacon Phillippe battling Cy Young at the Huntington Avenue Baseball Grounds on Oct. 1, 1903, to Doug Fister facing Madison Bumgarner on a postcard evening in San Francisco. Whitey Ford has started the ...

    Blog | October 26, 2012
  11. Braves blank Marlins, win 21st straight Kris Medlen start

    Kris Medlen pitched eight innings of four-hit ball and the Atlanta Braves won his start for the 21st straight time, beating the Miami Marlins 3-0 on Wednesday night.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | September 19, 2012
  12. David Wells talks Yankees' Old-Timers' Day

    Lynn Hoppes

    Hall of Famers Yogi Berra, Whitey Ford, Goose Gossage, Rickey Henderson and Reggie Jackson are among the 50 former New York Yankees expected to attend the 66th annual Old-Timers' Day today at Yankee Stadium. Some recent players such as David Cone, Da...

    Blog | July 01, 2012
  13. Joel Peralta revives old-school cheating

    David Schoenfield

    Before steroids and HGH and the cream and the clear and other substances of superpower magic, we had old-school baseball: You know, stealing signs from center field, corking the bat, spitting on the ball, using the catcher's belt buckle to cut the ba...

    Blog | June 19, 2012
  14. The Series in Yankeemetrics (May 28-30)

    Katie Sharp, ESPN Stats & Information

    Kirby Lee/US PresswireNick Swisher and Curtis Granderson collided while trying to catch a flyball in Monday's loss.MILESTONE YANKEEMETRIC OF THE WEEK Andy Pettitte started his 400th game for the Yankees on Tuesday night, joining Whitey Ford (438) as...

    Blog | May 31, 2012
  15. One more thought on Jack Morris

    David Schoenfield

    I wrote about Jack Morris the other day, but I heard this on TV last night while at the gym: He was the ace on three World Series champions. I think it's at least something to consider that I didn't include in my original analysis. Now, I would sa...

    Blog | January 06, 2012
  16. 50 greatest Yankees of all time: 15-1

    David Schoenfield

    We're back with the much-anticipated final installment of my 50 greatest Yankees of all time. Here's ESPNNewYork's top 50 and photo gallery and here are the first two parts of my series, Nos. 50 through 31 and 30 through 16. The panel's ranking is in...

    Blog | April 08, 2011