Yankees Press Releases
Thursday, May 23, 2013
Deborah A. Tymon to receive 'Outstanding Civilian Service Award' from U.S. Army
The New York Yankees announced that Senior Vice President of Marketing Deborah A. Tymon will today receive the "Outstanding Civilian Service Award" from the U.S. Army in recognition of her decades of service in support of the military. The award is the third-highest public service honor the U.S. Army can bestow upon a civilian.
New York City Football Club names Claudio Reyna Director of Football
New York City Football Club (New York City FC) has named Claudio Reyna as the club's Director of Football and its first employee.
MLS Announces New York Expansion Team
Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber announced today that a partnership of global sports powers, Manchester City Football Club and the New York Yankees, has acquired the League's 20th expansion club.
Today's Yankees-Blue Jays game postponed due to inclement weather
The New York Yankees announced that today's game between the Yankees and Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium has been postponed due to inclement weather. A makeup date has not been scheduled. This marks the first game postponed at Yankee Stadium during the 2013 season.
Patrick Vieira to throw out ceremonial first pitch prior to tonight's game
Today it was announced that Patrick Vieira, former World Cup-winning soccer star and current "Head of the Elite Development Squad" for Manchester City Football Club, will throw out the ceremonial first pitch prior to tonight's 7:05 p.m. Yankees-Blue Jays game at Yankee Stadium.
Honorary Bat Girl Contest winner to be recognized at Yankee Stadium
Major League Baseball recently announced the 30 winners of the 2013 Honorary Bat Girl Contest that recognizes baseball fans who have been affected by breast cancer and demonstrate a commitment to eradicating the disease. The winner of the Honorary Bat Girl Contest for the New York Yankees is Lisa Forte-Doyle, who will be recognized in a pregame ceremony on Sunday, prior to the Yankees' scheduled 1:05 p.m. game vs. the Toronto Blue Jays.
National Hockey League to play a twin bill at Yankee Stadium
Two outdoor regular-season NHL® games will be played at Yankee Stadium during the 2013-14 season as part of the 2014 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series™ the National Hockey League announced today.
Yankees Foundation to hold third annual Pinstripe Bowl Charity Golf Tournament
The New York Yankees Foundation will hold the third annual New York Yankees/New Era Pinstripe Bowl Charity Golf Tournament brought to you by UnitedHealthcare on Monday, May 20, at Westchester Country Club in Rye, N.Y.
Spain vs. the Republic of Ireland tickets on sale May 16
Today it was announced that individual-game tickets for the international friendly soccer match between Spain and the Republic of Ireland, scheduled for Tuesday, June 11, at Yankee Stadium, will go on sale to the general public on Thursday, May 16, beginning at 10:00 a.m. at www.yankees.com/soccer and www.ticketmaster.com.