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The Journey Home-My Life in Pinstripes

Recently a Facebook friend of mine asked the question, which baseball players deserve to have a book written about them.  It poses an interesting question as to what is the criteria we use to choose a subject of these books.  361 more words


Jorge Posada heard about Derek Jeter's engagement through text message

Derek Jeter told the world he was engaged to model Hannah Davis through a slyly worded post in The Players’ Tribune, but for his longtime teammate and friend Jorge Posada, the announcement came in a more personal form. 128 more words


New York hardly a Yankee town these days

It is Friday night in midtown Manhattan, and a group of firefighters, wearing Engine 21 crests on their shirts and dress caps, is gathered at the front of a bar on East 51st Street. 901 more words


'Maria' to toss out 1st pitch Sept. 8

As part of the Yankees’ continued celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, 15-time Emmy Award-winner Sonia Manzano will throw out the ceremonial first pitch prior to the 7:05 p.m. 538 more words

Ellsbury steals home

Here is that play of Jacoby Ellsbury stealing home in 2009 against the New York Yankees with Andy Pettitte pitching and Jorge Posada catching. Neither of those guys should be getting their jerseys retired after letting this happen:

Random Thoughts: Yankees, Mets and Baseball

I’m bringing back Random Thoughts. It originated from Hitting Back. That is the old blog run off NYSportsDay. Today’s theme is the Yankees, Mets and baseball. 1,976 more words


Sweeny: Who Are We To Criticize Monument Park?

By Sweeny Murti
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My friend Jason Keidel thinks the Yankees jumped the shark on Monument Park when Jorge Posada’s number was retired last weekend, one day before Andy Pettitte’s number was also hung up for good. 430 more words