The New York Yankees are an American professional baseball team based in the New York City borough of the Bronx. The Yankees compete in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a member club of the American League (AL) East division. They are one of two major league clubs based in New York City, the other being […]
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Are Yankees caps cool?
New York Yankees caps are very popular and classic caps which for many years have been something of a legend among caps. New York Yankees caps are timeless, and their look is modern even today. The classic logo is known worldwide and represents so much more than the New York Yankees baseball team. What hat […]
The Yankees‘ famous hair policy doesn’t allow players to grow beards, so Odor had to shave the beard he had been growing since 2015. Odor said the shave was “weird” and so different that his daughter didn’t even want to look at him. “It was weird. I feel weird,” Odor told reporters. Why do the […]
We wind the clock all the way back to…2002? As it turns out, the Evil Empire is merely the latest in a long line of Yankees nicknames, starting with “Murderer’s Row” in reference to the 1918 Yankees (yes, it predates both Ruth and Gehrig in pinstripes) and primarily associated with the ‘27 Yankees and the […]
How did Yankees get their name?
No definitive answers exists, but there is speculation that it borrows from the Civil War connotaion of the term “Yankee,” in that the team played north of their counterparts, the New York Giants. The Yankees‘ other early nicknames, Hilltoppers and Highlanders, similarly drew upon geographic inspiration, but from the location of the team’s first field, […]
On January 5, 1920, the New York Yankees major league baseball club announces its purchase of the heavy-hitting outfielder George Herman “Babe” Ruth from the Boston Red Sox for the sum of $125,000. In all, Ruth had played six seasons with the Red Sox, leading them to three World Series victories. On the mound, Ruth […]
The Yankees and Twins are two of the most fun teams to watch in Major League Baseball, and it is always a treat for fans when the two match up. Great pitching, some of the best players in the world, and an energetic fanbase: these are just a few things that make it so great […]