New York Yankees

New York Yankees' Derek Jeter smiles as he heads to the dugout during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Jeter homers as Yankees beat Blue Jays 3-2

NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Jeter turned on R.A. Dickey’s fastball, sent it deep into the left-field seats and circled the bases at Yankee Stadium for the first time in 14 months. With his usual […]

09/18/2014

This Sept. 10, 2014, aerial drone photo provided by Seasoned Media depicts a corn maize honoring New York Yankees' Derek Jeter at a South Brunswick, N.J., farm. (AP Photo/Seasoned Media)

Jeter corn maze set to open as his career wraps up

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — As Derek Jeter plays his final regular-season home stand with the Yankees, a New Jersey farm is preparing to welcome guests to a 5-acre corn maze carved in his honor. […]

09/18/2014

Michael Jordan, left applauds as New York Yankees' Derek Jeter (2) speaks in a pregame ceremony honoring Jeter, who is retiring at the end of the season, on Derek Jeter Day at Yankee Stadium in New York, Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014.  (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Captain cool as always, Jeter honored by Yankees

NEW YORK (AP) — Standing on the field with a microphone, the end of his baseball career likely three weeks away, Derek Jeter remained as cool and collected as his play at shortstop over the […]

09/08/2014

New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, who is on the disabled list, throws before a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox at Yankee Stadium in New York, Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Yankees ace Tanaka sent home with general soreness

TORONTO (AP) — Injured Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka is being sent back to New York because of general soreness in his right arm, a setback in his bid to rejoin the rotation this season. “There’s […]

08/29/2014

New York Yankees' Jacoby Ellsbury, right, signals safe after stealing second base as Detroit Tigers shortstop Eugenio Suarez holds the ball in the third inning of a baseball game in Detroit, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Yankees chase Price in 3rd, beat Tigers 8-4

DETROIT (AP) — It was an inning that defied explanation — the New York Yankees banging out hit after hit against one of the best pitchers in baseball. “Sometimes it just happens. The game doesn’t […]

08/27/2014

Detroit Tigers right fielder Torii Hunter and New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter laugh before a baseball game in Detroit Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Tigers honor Jeter with seats from Tiger Stadium

DETROIT (AP) — Derek Jeter was given two seats from Tiger Stadium during a ceremony before the New York Yankees played Detroit on Wednesday night. The three-game series will be the retiring shortstop’s final appearance […]

08/27/2014

New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter smiles as he leaves after practicing at the baseball team's minor league facility Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Jeter recalls day he and Rivera were sent down

  DETROIT (AP) — It’s the type of anecdote that sounds like an urban legend: The New York Yankees once sent Derek Jeter and Mariano Rivera down to the minors at the same time? Jeter […]

08/26/2014

New York Yankees' Derek Jeter hits a grounder that scored Ichiro Suzuki in the third inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Monday, Aug. 25, 2014. Jeter was out at first on the play. (AP Photo/Colin E. Braley)

Yankees rout Royals 8-1 in makeup of June rainout

  KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Michael Pineda kept throwing strikes. The Royals kept taking them, trying in vain to drive his pitch count up. When Yankees catcher Brian McCann looked up in the third […]

08/26/2014

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