YES Network Offers Behind-the-Scenes Yankees Access in New Series

The YES Network is giving fans even more Yankees. With each episode of the new series Yankees Access, a different player will be spotlighted, bringing unprecedented access to the viewer.

The first program, tomorrow night at 8, features Curtis Granderson on his recent trip to Taiwan. YES reporter Jack Curry traveled with Granderson and the Major League Baseball team that included Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano.

Among the show highlights:

  • During an on-field demonstration, Granderson shows Curry step-by-step how he and batting coach Kevin Long changed his hitting style.
  • Visiting Snake Alley in Taipei, Granderson takes a shot of snake blood (The snake was killed in front of Granderson and the blood drained).
  • Curry speaks to Granderson in the dugout immediately after a grand slam against the Taiwan All-Stars.
  • Granderson discusses his role of baseball ambassador, and how he’s used baseball to visit foreign locales, including Africa, Europe, and New Zealand.