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Yankees trade Brian McCann, $11M to Astros for 2 young pitchers

The New York Yankees traded veteran catcher Brian McCann and $11 million to the Houston Astros on Thursday for a pair of young minor league pitchers. Houston sent right-handers Albert …

Braves name Snitker manager for 2017

Brian Snitker finally was given his most-cherished prize for four decades of service to the Atlanta Braves. Snitker was hired by the Braves as their full-time manager on Tuesday, rewarded …

MLB Notes: A-Rod starts new role as minor league instructor in Tampa

A-Rod arrived Friday at the Yankees’ minor league complex in Tampa to work with prospects taking part in instructional league.

Tim Tebow homers at Mets camp

Tim Tebow says he’s just trying to get better each day in the New York Mets’ instructional league in Port St. Lucie, Florida. After two days, so far, so good. …

Gary Sanchez homers again, Masahiro Tanaka rolls as Yankees blank Mariners

SEATTLE – For the first time in a month, the offense that helped lift the Seattle Mariners back into playoff contention went absent and on a day Hisashi Iwakuma was …

Yankees’ CC Sabathia turns back clock to slow down Mariners

Taijuan Walker’s return Tuesday to the Mariners’ rotation mirrored his season. There were tantalizing moments of promise that faded into disappointment. And a 5-1 loss to New York Yankees.

Mariners use long ball to rally past Yankees

Here was the gospel according to Earl Weaver showing Monday night that his words remain still true today: Pitching, defense and the three-run homer is a heck of a winning …

Yankees gather for 20-year reunion of World Series title

They walked in from left-center field one by one, starting with Jorge Posada and ending with John Wetteland.

Alex Rodriguez to play final major league game next Friday

Ready or not, Alex Rodriguez will play his final game in pinstripes this week.

Yankees announce Sunday news conference with Alex Rodriguez

The New York Yankees announced they will hold a news conference with Alex Rodriguez before Sunday’s game against Cleveland.

Yankees’ Mark Teixeira will retire at season’s end

Mark Teixeira knew this would be difficult. Twenty seconds after he started to speak, his voice cracked.

MLB Notes: With Carlos Beltran injured, Joe Girardi sounding more concerned

With the Yankees a season-high nine games back in the A.L. East and Carlos Beltran out of the starting lineup because of a leg injury, New York manager Joe Girardi …

Yankees concerned about Mark Teixeira’s health

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MLB Notes: Yankees place Alex Rodriguez on DL with hamstring injury

Alex Rodriguez was placed on the 15-day list with a strained hamstring.

Yankees’ bullpen preserves 4-3 win over Mariners

The Mariners stayed away from the back end of New York’s vaunted bullpen in winning the first two games of their weekend series at Yankee Stadium.

Felix Hernandez hangs in, Mariners beat slumping Yankees

Warming up in the bullpen, Felix Hernandez felt like a Cy Young Award winner. On the mound, well, sigh.

Mariners’ Robinson Cano set for another return to the Bronx

With each passing season, it gets a little easier for Robinson Cano to go back to New York and Yankee Stadium.

A-Rod says he could change his mind

Alex Rodriguez says he could change his mind and play beyond 2017, but the New York Yankees slugger repeated his current intent is to quit after two more seasons.

Alex Rodriguez says he’ll retire after 2017 season

Alex Rodriguez has this year and next season remaining on his Yankees contract. And when it expires, he’ll be finished playing baseball – at age 42.

Yankees fields named for Martin, Jeter, Ruth, Gehrig

The New York Yankees have named the four fields at the team’s minor league complex in Florida to honor Billy Martin, Derek Jeter, Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig.

Goose Gossage criticizes Jose Bautista and Yoenis Cespedes

Hall of Famer Goose Gossage has criticized Toronto star Jose Bautista and New York Mets slugger Yoenis Cespedes for the way the pair celebrated home runs during the playoffs last …

Yankees closer Chapman accepts 30-game suspension

New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman agreed to accept a 30-game suspension under Major League Baseball’s domestic violence policy, a penalty stemming from an incident with his girlfriend last October.

Closer Aroldis Chapman agrees with Yankees at $11,325,000

Closer Aroldis Chapman and the New York Yankees have agreed to a one-year contract worth $11,325,000, avoiding salary arbitration.

Baseball: Mike Maddux, a wanted man, has offer from Texas Rangers

The Texas Rangers have extended a contract offer to pitching coach Mike Maddux, who is considering potential opportunities with other clubs before deciding if he will stay with the Rangers.

Dallas Keuchel guides way as Astros beat Yankees 3-0 in A.L. wild-card game

Dallas Keuchel pitched six innings of three-hit ball Tuesday night to guide the Houston Astros to a 3-0 win over the New York Yankees in the American League wild-card game.

CC Sabathia to enter alcohol rehab center, miss playoffs

Yankees lefty CC Sabathia to enter alcohol rehab center, will miss playoffs

Yankees Hall of Famer Yogi Berra was one of a kind

NEW YORK – Baseball people tell a wonderful story about Yogi Berra, who died Tuesday at age 90, and the most famous home run in history. Yogi and a couple …

Mariners send Dustin Ackley to Yankees in 3-player trade

ARLINGTON, Texas – The New York Yankees acquired utility player Dustin Ackley from the Seattle Mariners for a pair of minor leaguers Thursday. New York sent right-hander Jose Ramirez and …

Mariners trade Ackley to Yankees

The New York Yankees acquired utility player Dustin Ackley from the Seattle Mariners for a pair of minor leaguers Thursday.