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SI Jinx for A-Rod and Howard?

This week's Sports Illustrated previewed the World Series with a cover story with the following headline: "Welcome to the Big Bash," and this subhead, "Ryan Howard + A-Rod = World Series Home Run Der… Read more »

Matsui launches homer, and it lands here

A friend of Wise Guides caught Hideki Matsui's sixth-inning home run last night at Yankee Stadium. Check out the cool World Series stamp on the ball. That's one to tell the grandkids about... and sho… Read more »

iPhone App for Yankee Stadium Released

iPhone app for Yankee Stadium gives fans inside scoop on Bronx Bombers’ new home  Fans can get tips about the new Stadium, play trivia game on phone NEW YORK –Fans making a pilgrimage to the… Read more »

Yankee Stadium - Here's why it's Homer Heaven

When the new Yankee Stadium opened the team noted that the dimensions were exactly the same as at the old place:  left-field line: 318 feet left-center: 399 center field: 408 right-center:… Read more »

How the Yanks Got to the Bronx

Frank Farrell and Bill Devery purchased the defunct Baltimore franchise for $18,000 and moved it to New York for the 1903 season. The team played at Hilltop Park at 168th and Broadway, and because of… Read more »

Yankees All-Time Line-Up

Imagine having to fill out a line-up card for an all-time Yankees team … Mantle or DiMaggio in center? Jeter or Rizzuto at short? Whitey, Lefty or Red on the mound? And who’s going to manage this gro… Read more »

Beer Report: New Yankee Stadium

“Beer needs baseball, and baseball needs beer – it has always been thus”—writer Peter RichmondWhile beer remains a ballpark staple for many fans, they can also indulge in a wide selection of wines, m… Read more »

Visit George's House: An itinerary to the new Yankee Stadium

Take the train to the game as it’s part of the Big Apple game-day experience and convenient, too, dropping you off right outside the park. Once you get your bearings, take a lap around the new Yankee… Read more »

Yankee Stadium - Old vs. New

''I'm sure they'll have limos or vans to take the ghosts over to the new ballpark.' - Joe Torre For all its wonderful ambiance and matchless tradition, even old Yankee Stadium had to bow to the ec… Read more »