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New York Yankees

New York Yankees
Established in 1901, the New York Yankees are one of the most storied and successful franchises in Major League Baseball. The team was founded in 1901 in Baltimore, but moved to New York in 1903 where they became known as the New York Highlanders. The team officially became the New York Yankees in 1913. In all, the Yankees have won 26 championships, more than any other franchise. Countless Hall of Fame players have donned pinstripes over the years, including Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Joe DiMaggio, Yogi Berra and Mickey Mantle. (Photo GETTY IMAGES)
Established in 1901, the New York Yankees are one of the most storied and successful franchises in Major League Baseball. The team was founded in 1901 in Baltimore, but moved to New York in 1903 where they became known as the New York Highlanders. The team officially became the New York Yankees in 1913. In all, the Yankees have won 26 championships, more than any other franchise. Countless Hall of Fame players have donned pinstripes over the years, including Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Joe DiMaggio, Yogi Berra and Mickey Mantle. (Photo GETTY IMAGES)
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  • Angels still in market for a starting pitcher not named Tanaka

    Angels still in market for a starting pitcher not named Tanaka
    The New York Yankees' signing of Japanese right-hander Masahiro Tanaka to a seven-year, $155-million deal won't really affect the Angels' pursuit of a starting pitcher, but it might complicate things. Though the Angels scouted and liked Tanaka, they did...
  • Dodgers bid frugally on Masahiro Tanaka, but not for fear of spending

    Dodgers bid frugally on Masahiro Tanaka, but not for fear of spending
    The Dodgers had just swallowed a quarter of a billion dollars in one swift gulp. They had liberated Adrian Gonzalez, Carl Crawford and Josh Beckett from Boston. It was a jolly afternoon at Dodger Stadium, particularly when the question arose as to whether...
  • Fox to acquire majority control of N.Y. Yankees' YES Network

    Fox to acquire majority control of N.Y. Yankees' YES Network
    Regional sports networks continue to be the hottest ticket in media. 21st Century Fox said Friday that it was taking a majority stake in the New York Yankees Entertainment and Sports Network, known as the YES Network, a little more than a year after Fox...
  • Angels sign 1B Carlos Pena, OF Brennan Boesch to minor league deals

    Angels sign 1B Carlos Pena, OF Brennan Boesch to minor league deals
    The Angels have signed veteran first baseman Carlos Pena and 29-year-old outfielder Brennan Boesch to minor league deals with invitations to spring training, General Manager Jerry Dipoto confirmed Tuesday. Pena, 35, was once one of baseball’s most...
  • Globe Life Park? Giving thanks for Dodger Stadium, Angel Stadium

    Globe Life Park? Giving thanks for Dodger Stadium, Angel Stadium
    Globe Life Park? Does that name tell you anything about what kind of park that might be? No, because it is an advertisement for an insurance company. The Texas Rangers announced Wednesday that they had sold naming rights to their stadium, which will now...
  • Alex Rodriguez drops lawsuits against MLB, players union, Bud Selig

    Alex Rodriguez drops lawsuits against MLB, players union, Bud Selig
    That long and bitter fight to persuade a court to overturn the Alex Rodriguez suspension? Never mind, the New York Yankees' third baseman said Friday. Rodriguez dropped his lawsuits against Major League Baseball, the players union, and Commissioner...
  • A-Rod storms out of own grievance hearing, calls it 'abusive process'

    A-Rod storms out of own grievance hearing, calls it 'abusive process'
    Alex Rodriguez has had enough of the grievance hearing that was filed in an effort to overturn his 211-game suspension for alleged violations of Major League Baseball's drug agreement and labor contract. After arbitrator Fredric Horowitz refused to...
  • CC Sabathia joins Jay Z's Roc Nation Sports agency

    CC Sabathia joins Jay Z's Roc Nation Sports agency
    New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia has signed with Jay Z's Roc Nation Sports, the agency announced Thursday. "Roc Nation Sports is excited to welcome CC Sabathia to the family!" the agency touted in a simple statement posted on its website...
  • Baseball gets it right with expanded replay

    Baseball gets it right with expanded replay
    Baseball's installation of instant replay Thursday is about more than an ancient sport finally embracing the wonders of technology, It is also about one of the crudest sports finally embracing the wonders of humanity. "Kill the ump!" will become...
  • Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine, Frank Thomas elected to baseball Hall of Fame

    Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine, Frank Thomas elected to baseball Hall of Fame
    Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine, a pair of 300-game winners renowned for a decade of excellence atop the Atlanta Braves’ starting rotation, and Chicago White Sox slugger Frank Thomas were elected to the Hall of Fame on Wednesday by the Baseball...
  • PASSINGS: Jerry Coleman, Alicia Rhett

    PASSINGS: Jerry Coleman, Alicia Rhett
    Jerry Coleman Longtime announcer for Padres Jerry Coleman, 89, the longtime voice of the San Diego Padres and a former major league ballplayer whose career was interrupted by combat in two wars, died at a hospital Sunday, the team announced....