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NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 14: Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees reacts after he struck out in the fourth inning against the Detroit Tigers during Game Two of the American League Championship Series at Yankee Stadium on October 14, 2012 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

A-Rod Sues MLB, Union To Overturn Drug Ban

Alex Rodriguez has sued Major League Baseball and its players’ union, seeking to overturn a season-long suspension imposed by an arbitrator who ruled there was “clear and convincing evidence” he used three banned substances and twice tried to obstruct the sport’s drug investigation.

97.1 The Ticket–01/13/2014

HOUSTON, TX - SEPTEMBER 27: Joba Chamberlain #62 of the New York Yankees reacts to allowing a two run double in the seventh inning against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on September 27, 2013 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Report: Tigers To Sign Joba Chamberlain

According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports the Detroit Tigers are set to sign free agent RHP Joba Chamberlain.

97.1 The Ticket–12/12/2013

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 30: Jacoby Ellsbury #2 of the Boston Red Sox celebrates in the locker room after defeating the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1 in Game Six of the 2013 World Series at Fenway Park on October 30, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

AP Source: Yanks, Ellsbury Reach $153M, 7-Yr Deal

Free agent outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury, fresh off winning the World Series with Boston, reached agreement with the rival New York Yankees on a seven-year contract worth about $153 million, a person familiar with the negotiations said Tuesday night.

97.1 The Ticket–12/04/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 15: Jhonny Peralta #27 of the Detroit Tigers stands on third base in the fifth inning against the Boston Red Sox during Game Three of the American League Championship Series at Comerica Park on October 15, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Report: Yankees Pursuing Jhonny Peralta

According to reports by FOX Sports the Yankees have interest in free agent SS Jhonny Peralta.

97.1 The Ticket–11/18/2013

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Jeter And Yankees Reach $12 Million, 1-Year Deal

In a sign of confidence Derek Jeter will return to shortstop next season, the New York Yankees agreed Friday to a $12 million, one-year contract with their captain.

97.1 The Ticket–11/01/2013

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Keidel: Redbirds Will Be Back In Catbird Seat

Despite your monolithic love for the Cardinals, no one was rooting for the Redbirds more than I was. Not only as a Yankees fan, but as a native New Yorker imbued with an epic allergy to all things New England, I am biologically skewed against the Red Sox.


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Keidel: House Of Cardinals; Is St. Louis America’s Team?

The New York Yankees are America’s team. Or are they? The Evil Empire just doesn’t feel so daunting anymore, winning just one title since the last year of the ’90s dynasty.


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Sources: Robinson Cano Seeking 10 Year, $305 Million Contract

Cano has made it clear that he will take some time after the season ends to spend time with his family and make a decision that is in his best interest.

97.1 The Ticket–09/26/2013

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 4: Closer Mariano Rivera #42 of the New York Yankees sits in the dugout after getting the final pout in the eighth inning against the Chicago White Sox in a MLB baseball game at Yankee Stadium on September 4, 2013 in the Bronx borough of New York City. The Yankees won 6-5 as Rivera got a four out save. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Red Sox Rally Vs Rivera, Then Beat Yankees In 10th

A broken-bat hit by the Boston Red Sox, a broken opportunity for Mariano Rivera and the New York Yankees.

97.1 The Ticket–09/06/2013

Los Angeles Dodgers Manager Don Mattingly (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Keidel: New York’s Dodger Blues

Not only do many of us see the Dodgers as a five borough endeavor, an extension of our blue-collar grit and white-collar elitism, but we now must watch our enemy rocket to the top with a Yankee icon at the helm.