Category Archives: NYC Sports

Yankees To Host BP Block Parties Prior To 3 Games In August

(Aaron Judge in the cage during batting practice before a recent game – Photo by Jason Schott)

The Yankees on Wednesday announced that Yankee Stadium will be hosting Yankees Batting Practice Block Parties prior to the Yankees’ three Friday night home games in August.

They will be held on August 10 vs. Texas, August 17 vs. Toronto and August 31 vs. Detroit, with Gates 6 and 8 opening at 4:00 p.m.

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Yankees Bring In Lynn; Trade Warren To Seattle

(Lance Lynn)

Yankees General Manager Brian Cashman made his third big pitching acquisition of the week, as they acquired RHP Lance Lynn and cash considerations from Minnesota in exchange for INF Tyler Austin and RHP Luis Rijo on Monday night.

This comes in addition to adding Zach Britton to an already impressive bullpen and J.A. Happ to the rotation.

The Yankees starting rotation now has something it has been searching for all year: depth.

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Red Bulls Tyler Adams Named To 2018 MLS All-Star Game

Red Bulls and United States National team midfielder Tyler Adams has been named to the 2018 MLS All-Star Game presented by Target, the league announced today.

Adams joins teammates Bradley Wright-Phillips, Aaron Long and Michael Amir Murillo (pictured above) to face Italian giants Juventus FC on August 1 at Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

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NYCFC’s Villa To Miss All-Star Game (& Next Weekend’s NYCFC Game)

(David Villa – Provided by NYCFC)

New York City Football Club’s David Villa has been forced to withdraw from this week’s MLS All-Star Game due to injury.

The Spanish striker, who has scored eight goals in 10 starts this season, has missed NYCFC’s last six games and will not be ready to return for the game vs. Juventus at the Mercedes Benz Arena.

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NYCFC’s Shutout Streak Ends In Seattle

(Seattle’s Harry Shipp, who scored a goal Sunday, getting a shot off – USA Today Sports)

New York City Football Club’s streak of four straight wins, all of which were shutouts, was snapped on Sunday when they lost, 3-1, to the Seattle Sounders.

NYCFC’s scoreless streak lasted 434 minutes, and was snapped when Cristian Roldan got Seattle on the board in the 36th minute.

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