As part of the 6th year of Hope Week, the Yankees visited Career Gear, an organization that provides professional clothing to men in need who are looking to enter the business world.
It was a beautiful day on Sunday and Yankee stadium was close to full nearly 3 hours before first pitch between the Yankees and the Orioles. Fans young and old came to see their favorite Yankees from the past for the annual Old Timers’ game.
The New York Yankees held their first HOPE Week five years ago, but the idea for the HOPE initiative, which stands for Helping Others Preserve and Excel, came almost two decades ago.
Matt Moro and DJ Sixsmith talks with ESPN's Tim Kurkjian about the late, great Tony Gwynn on One on One.
During the Yankees' 7-4 loss to the A's at Yankee Stadium, it was announced former Yankees Bench Coach Don Zimmer had passed away at 83. Two players who he had special relationships with, Joe Girardi and Derek Jeter, spoke after the game on what he meant to them personally, and Girardi shared some touching stories from Zimmer's life.
Kenny Ducey talks to Jason Wojciechowski (@jlwoj) of ESPN.com about the landscape American League, the Athletics, and the West. They also fill out their AL All-Star ballots.
Kenny Ducey and Jake Kring-Schreifels discuss CC Sabathia's poor pitching & DL stint, plus preview the Subway Series and get you caught up on some happenings around the league.
It might be easy for Verne Lundquist, who is now in his 50th year of sports broadcasting, to gloat about his long list of radio and television achievements. But that wouldn't be his style.
Truly humbled, and always reverential to his predecessors, Lundquist graciously received the seventh annual Vin Scully Lifetime Achievement Award at Gotham Hall in New York City on Thursday night.
Kenny Ducey is joined by USA Today's Ted Berg (@OGTedBerg) to discuss the Mets and their non-awful play, Yankees pitching, the NL West, and some other stories around the league.