Yankees Press Releases
Yankees Return to Yankee Stadium for Six-Game Homestand on Friday
The New York Yankees will return home on Friday night for the first of six games at Yankee Stadium. The stretch of games will feature a three-game series vs. the Texas Rangers (Friday-Sunday, May 22-24) and a three-game set vs. the Kansas City Royals (Monday-Wednesday, May 25-27).
Richard Albero to arrive at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday, May 26 after charity walk
The Yankees today announced that on Tuesday, May 26, Richard Albero, a former naval officer and educational professional, will conclude a walk from home plate at Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Fla., to home plate at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, N.Y. - a trek of approximately 1,150 miles - in support of the Wounded Warrior Project.
New York Yankees Foundation to hold fifth annual charity golf tournament
The New York Yankees Foundation will hold the fifth annual New York Yankees/New Era Pinstripe Bowl Charity Golf Tournament, brought to you by Herrick Feinstein, LLP, on Tuesday, May 19, at Forsgate Country Club in Monroe Township, N.J.
New York Yankees and WFAN's Esiason and Carton to Host Celebrity Softball Game
The New York Yankees, WFAN and its Boomer and Carton Morning Show have announced that on Wednesday, June 3 at 8:00 p.m., Yankee Stadium will host "True Blue"- a celebrity softball game to honor the memories of NYPD officers Brian Moore, Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos, who were all recently lost in the line of duty.
Michael Pineda of the New York Yankees named AL Player of the Week
New York Yankees starting pitcher Michael Pineda has been named the American League Player of the Week for the period ending May 10th. The announcement was made earlier today on MLB Network.
Basketball Coach Chris Mullin to throw out first pitch on Wed. May 27
The New York Yankees today announced that St. John's Head Basketball Coach Chris Mullin will throw out the ceremonial first pitch prior to the Yankees-Royals game on Wednesday, May 27 at 1:05 p.m. at Yankee Stadium.
Ohio State University head coach Urban Meyer to throw out first pitch May 8
Today it was announced that Ohio State Head Football Coach Urban Meyer, who helped lead the Buckeyes to a 42-20 victory over the Oregon Ducks in the 2015 College Football Playoff National Championship, will throw out the ceremonial first pitch prior to Friday's 7:05 p.m. Yankees-Orioles game at Yankee Stadium.
Rebecca Doolen has been named the New York Yankees Honorary Bat Girl
Major League Baseball has announced the winners of the 2015 Honorary Bat Girl contest, which recognizes baseball fans who have been affected by breast cancer and who demonstrate a commitment to eradicating the disease. The Honorary Bat Girl for the New York Yankees is Rebecca Doolen from Utica, N.Y., who will be recognized in an on-field ceremony on Sunday, May 10, before the Yankees-Orioles game.
Penn State Head Football Coach to Throw Out Ceremonial First Pitch
Today it was announced that Penn State Head Football Coach James Franklin, who helped lead the Nittany Lions to a 31-30 overtime victory over the Boston College Eagles in the 2014 New Era Pinstripe Bowl, will throw out the ceremonial first pitch prior to Tuesday's 7:05 p.m. Yankees-Rays game at Yankee Stadium.