New York Yankees

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Alex Reimer
April 23, 2019 - 10:43 am
The Yankees and Flyers have distanced themselves from old-time singer Kate Smith, because of her recently unearthed racist tunes like “That’s Why the Darkies Were Born” and “Pickaninnies’ Heaven.” This is undoubtedly the right call, and not indicative of any slippery slope. Smith’s grandiose...
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Alex Reimer
April 17, 2019 - 9:30 am
Oftentimes, it is the criticism from a family member that hits the hardest. The Red Sox’ brutal start to their title defense has opened them up to condemnation from all sides, but nobody’s words were more pungent than longtime color man Jerry Remy, who bluntly assessed the team’s dismal play...
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Red Sox starting pitcher Chris Sale
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Nick Friar
April 16, 2019 - 9:25 pm
Chris Sale found a new way to torture Red Sox fans in Tuesday’s 8-0 loss. Not only was his line subpar — four runs on seven hits over five innings — but also he managed to give Boston a glimmer of hope in the process. (For a complete recap, click here.) His fastball was humming all game. On pitch...
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Alex Reimer
April 02, 2019 - 2:22 pm
The Red Sox have started their World Series title defense by losing four of five games on the West Coast and seeing their starting pitchers surrender the most runs in the league. But at least they’re still fielding a Major League caliber roster. The same can’t be said for the Yankees, who seemingly...
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Alex Reimer
October 31, 2018 - 11:41 am
Alex Cora has one more message for the doubters. At the start of the Red Sox Parade Thursday, Cora reminded everybody how some pundits counted out his team following their Game 2 loss to the Yankees at Fenway Park. “The New York Yankees –– the sky was falling,” Cora Said. “We lost Game 2. Everybody...
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Alex Reimer
October 17, 2018 - 12:23 pm
As the Red Sox marched towards their franchise-record 108 wins this season, attention kept shifting back towards Dave Dombrowski, who was being prematurely blamed for a playoff collapse well before the calendar flipped to October. The Red Sox led the league in runs scored and feature a starting...
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Alex Reimer
October 11, 2018 - 11:49 am
Last week, legendary NFL scribe Peter King generated headlines when he pledged he would no longer appear on Barstool Sports platforms, due to the company’s history of online harassment and misogynistic tone. King, a frequent guest on Barstool’s popular “Pardon My Take” podcast, made his...
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Alex Reimer
October 10, 2018 - 1:14 pm
Hey, somebody on “Get Up!” actually had a strong opinion about something! On Wednesday’s broadcast, former Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira ripped Aaron Judge for blaring “New York, New York” on a boombox outside the Red Sox’ clubhouse following Game 2, where the Yanks lit up David Price for...
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Alex Reimer
October 09, 2018 - 1:26 pm
Chris “Mad Dog” Russo, one of the legends of New York sports talk, says he thought the Yankees were going to steamroll the Red Sox at Yankee Stadium this week. But he’s been proven wrong, and now believes the series is a toss-up. In an interview with “Kirk & Callahan” Tuesday, Russo said he was...
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