New York Yankees

Former Greensboro Grasshopper Giancarlo(Mike) Stanton pretty much speechless after winning MLB All-Star Game MVP award

Giancarlo Stanton speechless after winning All-Star Game MVP He was Mike Stanton with the Greensboro Grasshoppers back in 2008…Stanton with 39 HR’s, 97 RBI, 26 Doubles, 3 Triples, and 89 runs scored, to go along with his .297 batting average…I remember calling Mike(Giancarlo) Stanton’s home run #39, on a Sunday night, the Sunday night before Former Greensboro Grasshopper Giancarlo(Mike) Stanton pretty much speechless after winning MLB All-Star Game MVP award

Josh Donaldson(NY Yankees) issues statement on White Sox’ Tim Anderson/”Jackie” incident

Yankees 3B Josh Donaldson releases statement on situation with White Sox SS Tim Anderson from Victor Barbosa, with YardBarker.com/www.yardbaker.com Last week, benches cleared during a game between the Chicago White Sox and New York Yankees after Yankees third baseman Josh Donaldson made an allegedly “racist comment” towards White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson. It was soon Josh Donaldson(NY Yankees) issues statement on White Sox’ Tim Anderson/”Jackie” incident

NY Yankees’ Josh Donaldson suspended one game for ‘disrespectful’ comment: “Jackie” comment will sit Donaldson down

Yankees’ Josh Donaldson suspended one game for ‘disrespectful’ comment from Adam Stites, with YardBarker.com/www.yardbarker.com New York Yankees third baseman Josh Donaldson has received a one-game suspension and an undisclosed fine for a comment he directed at Chicago White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson, MLB announced Monday. “MLB has completed the process of speaking to the individuals NY Yankees’ Josh Donaldson suspended one game for ‘disrespectful’ comment: “Jackie” comment will sit Donaldson down

“Yankee letter” unsealed and findings show Illegal Use of Dugout Phone and Sign Decoding prior to September 2017

2017 letter from MLB to Yankees regarding rules violation unsealed from MLB Trade Rumors, with Anthony Franco, and from YardBarker.com/www.yardbarker.com In June 2020, a New York district court ordered Major League Baseball and the Yankees to unseal a letter sent by commissioner Rob Manfred to New York general manager Brian Cashman in 2017 regarding rules “Yankee letter” unsealed and findings show Illegal Use of Dugout Phone and Sign Decoding prior to September 2017

John Sterling misses Giancarlo Stanton hit, calling it a Home Run, when it turned out to a Single, off the Green Monster

John Sterling completely botched his Giancarlo Stanton call from Larry Brown Sports, with Larry Brown, and from YardBarker.com/www.yardbarker.com New York Yankees announcer John Sterling was completely fooled on a long single by Giancarlo Stanton on Tuesday night and absolutely butchered the call. Stanton hit a high ball off the Green Monster at Fenway Park in John Sterling misses Giancarlo Stanton hit, calling it a Home Run, when it turned out to a Single, off the Green Monster

The Great and Incomparable New York Yankee catcher and “philosopher” Yogi Berra gets his own Forever Stamp

Yankees legend Yogi Berra gets U.S. stamp from Zac Wassink at YardBarker.com/www.yardbarker.com New York Yankees legend and Baseball Hall of Famer Yogi Berra passed away in September 2015 but remains one of the most beloved figures in the long history of the sport largely because of the colorful and unique sayings he created throughout much The Great and Incomparable New York Yankee catcher and “philosopher” Yogi Berra gets his own Forever Stamp

New York Yankees are Remembering one of their top all-time leaders:Mark Newman came through Greensboro, back when Derek Jeter was getting his feet wet!!!

He passed away back in September, but the New York Yankees are still mourning the loss of of their former Senior Vice President of Baseball Operations Mark Newman….Newman gone at age 71, but Mark Newman left a big mark on Yankees baseball and he also left his mark on Greensboro baseball, all the way back New York Yankees are Remembering one of their top all-time leaders:Mark Newman came through Greensboro, back when Derek Jeter was getting his feet wet!!!

They called him ‘The Chairman of the Board’:Former New York Yankees pitching great “Whitey” Ford, gone at age 91(Yankees all-time Wins Leader and 6-Time World Series Champion)

The New York Yankees all-time wins leader and a six-time World Series Champion, plus a Baseball Hall of Famer, Edward Charles “Whitey” Ford has left us today, at age 91….. Here are some of the notes on Whitey Ford from the back of my Whitey Ford 1956 baseball card… Height-5’10…Weight-175…Throws-Left…Bats-Left…Home-Glen Cove, New York…Born-October 21, 1928… They called him ‘The Chairman of the Board’:Former New York Yankees pitching great “Whitey” Ford, gone at age 91(Yankees all-time Wins Leader and 6-Time World Series Champion)

Former New York Yankee and LA Dodger Jay Johnstone has passed away due to the Coronavirus/COVID-19:He was a “Prankster and a World Series Winner”, says Rick Monday, on this Tuesday

from www.nypost.com: LOS ANGELES — Jay Johnstone, who won World Series championships as a versatile outfielder with the New York Yankees and Los Angeles Dodgers while being baseball’s merry prankster, has died. He was 74. He died last Saturday of complications from COVID-19 and also had suffered from dementia in recent years, according to his Former New York Yankee and LA Dodger Jay Johnstone has passed away due to the Coronavirus/COVID-19:He was a “Prankster and a World Series Winner”, says Rick Monday, on this Tuesday

Garrison Lassiter(West Forsyth HS/Ledford HS) sued New York Yankees for 34 million dollars and he also sued Proehlific Park/Ricky Proehl

From the Bleacher Report/BleacherReport.com: A $34 million lawsuit filed by former prospect Garrison Lassiter(West Forsyth High School) against the New York Yankees was dismissed by a judge in May, it was revealed Thursday/Today. According to NJ.com’s Brendan Kuty, Lassiter alleged that the Yankees and future Hall of Fame shortstop Derek Jeter conspired against him because Garrison Lassiter(West Forsyth HS/Ledford HS) sued New York Yankees for 34 million dollars and he also sued Proehlific Park/Ricky Proehl

Former Greensboro Hornets Baseball Player Otis Nixon arrested this past weekend

Former Greensboro Hornets baseball player Otis Nixon was arrested this past weekend down in Georgia, when authorities pulled him over, as his car/truck was weaving while he was driving down the road, near Atlanta… The police report says deputies found a pipe to smoke crack cocaine in Nixon’s pocket and another in the car. They Former Greensboro Hornets Baseball Player Otis Nixon arrested this past weekend