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Yankees History

Aaron Judge, and the best walk years by Yankees hitters

Aaron Judge is putting himself in good company.

Remembering the freak injury that derailed Chien-Ming Wang’s career

Chien-Ming Wang’s foot injury 14 years ago today brought his Yankees career to a screeching halt in June 2008.

Aaron Judge’s 2022 could land him in stratosphere of Yankee greats

The Yankees outfielder is on pace to have one of the best seasons in franchise history.

Checking back in on the Yankees’ 2017 Draft class: the mid- and late-round picks

Outside the first five rounds, the Yankees drafted three pitchers in 2017 who have made their MLB debuts within the last two seasons.

Checking back in on the Yankees’ 2017 Draft class: the first five rounds

With a farm system filled with position players, the Yankees went all-in on right-handed starting pitching in 2017.

How Aaron Boone stacks up to recent Yankees managers

How does Aaron Boone’s tenure look when compared with his predecessors?

Yankees History: Some other historic pitching runs

After last week’s pitching exploits from Jameson Taillon, Gerrit Cole, and everyone else, let’s look at some other impressive stretches from Yankees’ pitchers.

Honoring Yankees Puerto Rican greats in advance of the Puerto Rican Day Parade

Williams and Posada are two Yankee legends.

Yankees History: Snatching victory from the jaws of defeat, from the jaws of victory

Let’s use WPA to look at some times the Yankees still won despite some costly late inning performances.

NYY History: Another pitcher with a decade-long odyssey to the Bronx

In honor of Manny Bañuelos finally making the Yankees’ roster, let’s remember another pitcher who spent years grafting before donning the pinstripes.

Yankees History: Pitchers with “perfect” careers in pinstripes

David McKay’s 1-2-3 inning currently has him in an odd club.

Chad Green’s greatest Yankee moments

For the last seven years, it’s been very easy being [Chad] Green.

Yankees History: The Twins give the 1990 Yankees a nice gift

Turns out, you can score quite a lot of runs in one game, even if they’re all unearned.

Yankees History: Some unexpected pitchers who dominated the Yankees

From a near no-hit debut to other weirdness, let’s look back at some pitchers from history who had way more success against the Yankees than anyone else in their careers.

Yankees history: 1928 and the lopsided, close pennant race

The 1928 Yankees needed every last one of their wins against their AL pennant competition.

Giancarlo Stanton joins Yankees with six-RBI games since 2017

Some familiar faces from recent Yankees teams also matched the six-RBI feat (or fared even better).

Remembering the Mick’s 500th career homer, 55 years ago today

On May 14, 1967, the "Commerce Comet" went yard for No. 500, joining an extremely exclusive club at the time.

Bad luck and bad play: the 1913 Yankees’ long and dumb losing streak

To show how impressive a long winning streak, like Yankees’ recent 11-game one, is, let’s dig into the history books and look at the polar opposite.

The most significant Yankees walk-off home runs this century

Gleyber Torres and Aaron Judge recently ended games in style, so let’s rank the Yankees’ most important regular-season walk-off blasts since the turn of the millennium.

Which recent Yankees relievers threw the most innings in a season?

Michael King is on track for triple-digit innings, a feat matched just twice in the last thirty seasons.

Yankees History: How to throw a full inning while just facing one batter

After Michael King’s memorable jam escape against the Blue Jays a few weeks back, let’s look back at some Yankees’ pitchers who managed to do the same but even more efficiently.

The overlooked season-saving 1996 Yankees/Rangers classic

The legendary ‘96 Yankees might have been eliminated long before the Fall Classic had it not been for ALDS Game 2.

Looking back on the longest winning streaks in Yankees history

It’s been quite some time since the Yankees last went on a run like this one.

Yankees History: An insanely sloppy win from 1930

The Yankees and Red Sox couldn’t stop trying to outdo each other with bad fielding on July 31st, 1930.

A look through Giancarlo Stanton’s milestone homers

Let’s take a trip down memory lane, from Big G’s first long bomb in 2010 to his 350th this week.

Yankees History: Nestor Cortes and other pitchers to “come out of nowhere”

Cortes is on a run that no one would’ve expected considering his career prior to last season. Let’s look at some other pitchers who’ve had a run of success that vastly outpaced the rest of their career.

Remembering the firing of Yogi Berra after 16 games

George Steinbrenner had already established himself as a temperamental owner with unusual hiring and firing practices, but the firing of Yogi Berra on April 28th was next level.

Three Yankees World Series winners whose offenses also struggled early

The 2022 Yankees have been struggling to score runs, but there’s hope. These three Yankee teams also struggled with the bats early, but rebounded to win it all.

Best NYY Games of Past 25 Years: Cole’s Masterpiece in Houston

Questions followed Gerrit Cole to the mound, and he answered them resoundingly.

Doomed by history: Record-setting in the modern age

What to do when your franchise has broken baseball over and over and over.

25 Best NYY Games of Past 25 Years: Kluber’s no-hitter

On a Wednesday night in Texas, a Yankees pitcher threw a no-no for the first time in over 20 years.

25 Best NYY Games of Past 25 Years: Chaos in Minnesota

In a game dominated by offense, Aaron Hicks’ defense saved the day for New York.