Stories tagged: new york yankees
Sun., June 25, 2017, 6:44 p.m.
MLB Notebook: Tim Raines, Jorge Posada among honorees at Yankees’ Old Timers’ Day
Jorge Posada peppered line drives around the Yankee Stadium outfield, first from the left side, and then the right.
Fri., June 23, 2017, 11:45 p.m.
MLB capsules: Yankees beat Rangers in rare matchup between Yu Darvish, Masahiro Tanaka
Ronald Torreyes hit a game-winning single with two outs in the 10th inning after midnight, and New York Yankees edged visiting Texas Rangers on a rainy Friday night for just …
Fri., June 23, 2017, 8:04 p.m.
From Bronx to Tokyo, Darvish vs Tanaka creates buzz
Friday featured the first major league matchup between Japanese pitching stars Yu Darvish of the Texas Rangers and Masahiro Tanaka of the New York Yankees.
UPDATED: Tue., June 20, 2017, 8:32 p.m.
Yankees manager Joe Girardi thinks anti-collision rule leads to runner injuries
Yankees manager Joe Girardi thinks the rule preventing runners from bowling over catchers has led to injuries like the one sustained by top New York prospect Gleyber Torres, who will …
Thu., June 15, 2017, 5:41 p.m.
MLB Notebook: Mets’ Harvey headed to DL; Walker out too
Mets pitcher Matt Harvey will be sidelined for several weeks with a stress injury to the scapula bone in the right shoulder, the latest injury to a career already slowed …
Wed., June 14, 2017, 9:01 p.m.
Yankees lose CC Sabathia for 4-8 weeks
New York Yankees left-hander CC Sabathia was diagnosed with Grade 2 left hamstring strain Wednesday and could be out at least four weeks.
Sun., June 11, 2017, 9:53 p.m.
Baseball capsules: Aaron Judge hits 2 HRs, drives one nearly 500 feet, Yanks rout O’s 14-3
Rookie sensation Aaron Judge hit two more home runs, including a drive nearly 500 feet that cleared the distant bleachers at Yankee Stadium and sent host New York romping past …
UPDATED: Wed., June 7, 2017, 11:23 p.m.
Baseball capsules: CC Sabathia wins 5th straight, leads Yankees over Red Sox
CC Sabathia beat Rick Porcello in a matchup of Cy Young Award winners, and Chris Carter drove in four runs to lead the New York Yankees over the visiting Boston …
Wed., June 7, 2017, 7:26 p.m.
BoSox broadcaster Jerry Remy offers apology for comment
Boston Red Sox announcer Jerry Remy apologized Wednesday for his on-air remarks a night earlier that pitchers such as Yankees star Masahiro Tanaka shouldn’t be allowed to have translators on …
Mon., June 5, 2017, 6:48 p.m.
Whirlwind month lands Tyler Cloyd with Mariners
It all happened fast. Tyler Cloyd was with the Tacoma Rainiers in Fresno, California, on Thursday for the start of a four-game series. He had just finished throwing a bullpen …
Fri., May 26, 2017, 4:48 p.m.
Babe Ruth’s contract, 1927 World Series ring up for auction
Two items that can be considered the Holy Grail of Babe Ruth memorabilia are up for auction.
Wed., May 24, 2017, 10:51 p.m.
Baseball capsules: Luis Severino pitches eight solid innings as New York Yankees blank Kansas City
Helped by a great first-inning catch that forced center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury from the game with a concussion and sprained neck, Luis Severino won for the first time in a …
UPDATED: Sun., May 21, 2017, 9:19 p.m.
Brett Gardner, CC Sabathia lead New York Yankees over Tampa Bay Rays
Brett Gardner hit his eighth home run, one more than this 2016 total, and CC Sabathia won consecutive starts for the first time in nearly a year to help the …
Sun., May 14, 2017, 8:30 p.m.
Derek Jeter’s No 2 retired by Yankees; Monument Park plaque unveiled
Derek Jeter held a microphone and spoke without notes to the crowd that filled sold-out Yankee Stadium. His No. 2, the last of the single digit pinstripes, had been retired …
Fri., May 12, 2017, 11:56 p.m.
Baseball Capsules: Astros, off to best start in team history, defeat Yankees
Brian McCann hit a three-run homer against his former team and Lance McCullers Jr. pitched four-hit ball over six shutout innings to lead the Houston Astros past the host New …
Thu., May 11, 2017, 7:12 p.m.
Thank you, NYC: Derek Jeter toasts city ahead of jersey retirement
Derek Jeter is paying tribute to New York City a few days before the Yankees permanently retire his jersey.
UPDATED: Mon., May 8, 2017, 10:48 p.m.
MLB Capsules: Yankees beat Reds for sixth straight win
Brett Gardner and Matt Holliday homered, Masahiro Tanaka won his fifth consecutive start, and the New York Yankees shook off a long game and a short night’s sleep, beating the …
Sat., May 6, 2017, 11:37 p.m.
Baseball Capsules: Aaron Hicks, Starlin Castro power Yankees past Cubs
Aaron Hicks tied a career high with four hits, Starlin Castro homered and drove in three runs against his former team, and the visiting New York Yankees pounded Brett Anderson …
Fri., May 5, 2017, 5:16 p.m.
Cubs give Aroldis Chapman his World Series ring during Yankees’ visit to Wrigley
Though his stint in Chicago was brief, Aroldis Chapman has a sense of the impact he helped the Cubs make on the city with their 2016 World Series championship.
Thu., May 4, 2017, 5:53 p.m.
Chicago manager Joe Maddon praises former Cub Starlin Castro before Yankees’ visit
Starlin Castro will not receive a 2016 World Series ring, but the former three-time National League All-Star shortstop will be honored before Friday’s game against the New York Yankees at …
Tue., May 2, 2017, 10:57 p.m.
MLB Capsules: Yankees’ Aaron Judge slugs two homers to take MLB lead
Judge hit two more home runs after destroying a flat-screen television with a long drive during batting practice, and Brett Gardner also went deep twice to power the New York …
Mon., May 1, 2017, 11:12 p.m.
Rare two-run sac fly helps Blue Jays top Yankees
Ryan Goins hit a two-run sacrifice fly, the first in Toronto’s 40-year history, to go along with a two-run homer that led Marco Estrada and the visiting Blue Jays over …
UPDATED: Mon., May 1, 2017, 6:49 p.m.
Yankees’ Aaron Judge worth price of admission
Aaron Judge has transformed batting practice in the Bronx.
Fri., April 28, 2017, 11:17 p.m.
MLB Capsules: Matt Holliday homers in 10th and Yankees outslug Orioles
Matt Holliday hit a three-run homer in the 10th inning and the New York Yankees completed a stunning rally from an eight-run deficit, outslugging the Baltimore Orioles 14-11 on Friday …
Wed., April 26, 2017, 11:25 p.m.
Baseball Capsules: Yankees stop Red Sox for 11th win in 14 games
Luis Severino allowed three hits in seven innings of shutout ball and Aaron Judge celebrated his 25th birthday with a two-run homer and spectacular catch, carrying the surging New York …
Mon., April 17, 2017, 10:44 p.m.
MLB capsules: New York Yankees continue to roll, this time behind Jordan Montgomery
Jordan Montgomery took a shutout into the seventh inning for his first major league win, Matt Holliday homered in his return to the lineup and the New York Yankees romped …
UPDATED: Sun., April 2, 2017, 7:17 p.m.
Dodgers have baseball’s highest payroll, Yankees drop to third
An Associated Press study of big league contracts shows the New York Yankees aren’t among baseball’s top two payrolls for the first time in nearly a quarter-century.
Tue., March 21, 2017, 2:44 p.m.
Injured Yanks shortstop Didi Gregorius expected to miss 1st month
New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius is expected to miss the first month of the regular season because of a strained right shoulder. Yankees general manager Brian Cashman says Gregorius …
Thu., March 9, 2017, 12:41 p.m.
Gary Sanchez, Greg Bird providing Yankees playoff hope
Gary Sanchez and Greg Bird are providing hope that the New York Yankees can compete for the playoffs even in a season in which they’re leaning toward a youth movement. …
Thu., March 2, 2017, 8:25 p.m.
Aroldis Chapman hits 100 mph on his 2nd pitch of spring training
In his first outing since Game 7 of last year’s World Series, New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman hit 100 mph on the radar gun with his second pitch of …