This is the February 22, 2013 news archive. View today's Yankees rumors and news.
MLB.com Feb 22, 2013On the eve of the Yankees' first Grapefruit League game, Derek Jeter provided a brief update on his progress as he works his way back from offseason surgery on his left ankle.Share Tweet
Girardi sets travel roster for Grapefruit openerMLB.com Feb 22, 2013The Yankees have set their travel roster for Saturday's Grapefruit League opener, against the Braves in Lake Buena Vista. As manager Joe Girardi said on Thursday, the starting lineup will include first baseman Mark Teixeira, second baseman Robinson Cano…Share Tweet
From the big leagues to the big screen: Movie appearances by all 30 MLB teamsyahoo.com Feb 22, 2013With the Academy Awards coming up on Sunday, the challenge posed to us was a simple one: Could we find a movie appearance or mention for all 30 Major League Baseball teams? A lot of the top teams would be easy. The Yankees, Red Sox and Cubs, for instanc…Share TweetESPN.com Feb 22, 2013New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera cleared another hurdle in his recovery from knee surgery Friday morning when he faced hitters for the first time since his injury in a live batting practice session.Share Tweet
Spring headlines: Exhibition games begin; A-Rod issues statement; Yankees shake up outfieldyahoo.com Feb 22, 2013Here is Friday's top headline for any baseball fan: It's game day. Professional teams are playing against each other! You've waited so long for this to be here again, and now it is. It's like you've been on a diet for five months and today you get to ea…Share Tweet
Yankees great Yogi Berra says Bombers need to find a way to get Eduardo Nunez's bat in the lineup in 2013nydailynews.com Feb 22, 2013Though he is not at Yankee spring training for the first time since his reconciliation with George Steinbrenner in 1999, Yogi Berra is said to check in frequently with Ron Guidry and his loyal posse of camp instructor pals, offering opinions and observa…Share Tweet