April 9, 1985- Current New York Yankees reliever Dave Robertson (2008-2009) was born. The New York Yankees in the 17th round of the 2006 MLB amateur player draft selected Dave Robertson. Dave went 4-0 in 2008. In 2009, he posted a 2-1 record and appeared in the 2009 World Series.
April 10, 1998- The New York Yankees draw the largest regular-season crowd ever at the new Yankee Stadium as 56,717 fans attend the 1998 season home opener against the Oakland A’s. Then the Yankees crush the club scoring mark by winning the 17-13 slugfest against the A’s.