New York Yankees News and Rumors

  • Keeping Score: Yankees Hoping for a Fertile May After a Rocky A…

    Keeping Score: Yankees Hoping for a Fertile May After a Rocky April

    nytimes.com Updated 10 hours ago
    The Yankees are 8-15, firmly in last place in the American League East and seven games undue .500 for the first time undue Manager Joe Girardi.
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  • Yankees' Dellin Betances not superhuman after all

    Yankees' Dellin Betances not superhuman after all

    ESPN.com May 2 (yesterday)
    Yankees' Dellin Betances not superhuman after all
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  • Red Sox Beat Yankees 8-7 to Complete 3-Game Sweep

    Red Sox Beat Yankees 8-7 to Complete 3-Game Sweep

    nytimes.com MLB.com May 1 (yesterday)
    Alex Rodriguez had already driven in four runs against David Price with a homer and a double.
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  • Alex Rodriguez shows us a unique and intimate way to dry a bat

    Alex Rodriguez shows us a unique and intimate way to dry a bat

    yahoo.com May 1 (yesterday)
    New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez is among the smartest players in the game. He's incredibly talented, sure, but putting up resurgent numbers at age-39 requires more than exceptional physical skills. He clearly knows how to hit, and when…
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  • MLB Plus breaks down Yankees-Red Sox

    MLB Plus breaks down Yankees-Red Sox

    MLB.com May 1 (2 days ago)
    After MLB.com introduced MLB Plus for Friday's Yankees-Red Sox game, the data-driven online broadcast returned for an encore during Boston's 8-0 victory on Saturday night at Fenway Park.
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  • Shortcomings in the Yankees Rotation

    Shortcomings in the Yankees Rotation

    nytimes.com May 1 (2 days ago)
    Yankees starter Michael Pineda pitched five innings against Boston on Saturday; it was his third five-inning start. But he is not the only Yankees starter to fall short this season.
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  • Red Sox Ride Hot Bats to Hand Yankees 4th Straight Loss, 8-0

    Red Sox Ride Hot Bats to Hand Yankees 4th Straight Loss, 8-0

    nytimes.com ESPN.com MLB.com Apr 30 (2 days ago)
    Jackie Bradley Jr. and Mookie Betts had three RBIs apiece, David Ortiz homered again and the Boston Red Sox blanked the struggling New York Yankees 8-0 on Saturday night.
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  • Prayer of the Week: Papi HRs, child honored

    Prayer of the Week: Papi HRs, child honored

    MLB.com yahoo.com ESPN.com Apr 30 (2 days ago)
    David Ortiz's go-ahead home run that led to the Red Sox beating the Yankees, 4-2, on Friday night seemed big enough in the scope of a baseball game. But it turned out to have so much more meaning, particularly to a 5-year-old boy in Wyoming named Maveri…
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  • Keeping Score: Not You Again! David Price and Yankees Are Famil…

    Keeping Score: Not You Again! David Price and Yankees Are Familiar Adversaries

    nytimes.com Apr 30 (3 days ago)
    Price, in his first season of a seven-year, $217 million contract with Boston, ranks second to Frank Tanana in the number of starts against New York in the divisional era.
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  • New York Yankees hoping to end forgettable April with life in b…

    New York Yankees hoping to end forgettable April with life in bats

    yahoo.com Apr 30 (3 days ago)
    If George Steinbrenner was still alive, New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi would probably be fielding a lot of questions about his job security these days. Not that Girardi’s job should be in jeopardy, but Steinbrenner, the late Yankees owner, was nev…
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  • A-Rod gives home run bat to young Red Sox fan who lost his fath…

    A-Rod gives home run bat to young Red Sox fan who lost his father

    yahoo.com Apr 30 (3 days ago)
    If you're looking for a feel-good story to start your Saturday, allow us to tell you how New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez made the day of a young Boston Red Sox fan named David Moss. As Chris Landers from MLB's Cut 4 tells us, the story actually goe…
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  • MLB.TV slate features deGrom-Cain, Yanks-Sox

    MLB.TV slate features deGrom-Cain, Yanks-Sox

    MLB.com Apr 30 (3 days ago)
    A marquee National League matchup, top starting pitching and the second Red Sox-Yankees rivalry game highlight Saturday's slate of games, available on MLB.TV. Mets right-hander Jacob deGrom takes the mound against San Francisco's Matt Cain at 4:05 p.m. …
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  • Once again, Papi haunts Yankees with HR

    Once again, Papi haunts Yankees with HR

    MLB.com nytimes.com Apr 29 (3 days ago)
    David Ortiz added yet another memorable hit against the Yankees to his resume, hammering a two-run shot over the Green Monster in left-center against Dellin Betances with one out in the eighth to break a tie and lead the Red Sox to a 4-2 victory in the …
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  • Chapman becomes U.S. citizen

    Chapman becomes U.S. citizen

    MLB.com Apr 29 (3 days ago)
    Aroldis Chapman will be cleared to appear out of the Yankees' bullpen on May 9, and when he makes his debut in pinstripes, the flame-throwing closer will do so as a United States citizen.
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  • Red Sox, Yankees renew rivalry: Five new storylines for 2016

    Red Sox, Yankees renew rivalry: Five new storylines for 2016

    yahoo.com Apr 29 (4 days ago)
    There's always the potential for fireworks when the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees face off, and there's no reason for that to change this year. The Yankees head north to Fenway Park on Friday for the first regular season series between the two riv…
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  • Keeping Score: Better New York Team? Numbers Say Mets

    Keeping Score: Better New York Team? Numbers Say Mets

    nytimes.com Apr 28 (4 days ago)
    Things changed last August as the Mets surged and the Yankees flattened out. This season, the Yankees are floundering at 8-12. The Mets are 13-7.
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  • Inbox: Will a change come at third base?

    Inbox: Will a change come at third base?

    MLB.com Apr 28 (5 days ago)
    How will the Yankees approach third base? Is there any chance Andrew Miller remains the closer when Aroldis Chapman returns? Bryan Hoch answers questions from fans in the latest Inbox.
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  • Windy City Surge: Cubs, White Sox Have MLB's Best Records

    Windy City Surge: Cubs, White Sox Have MLB's Best Records

    nytimes.com Apr 28 (5 days ago)
    Robin Ventura remembers the excitement in New York when the Mets and Yankees faced off in the World Series, and he can imagine what it would be like in Chicago if both teams made it.
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  • Video - Ellsbury Confident He'll Be Ready For Opener 02:15

    Ellsbury Confident He'll Be Ready For Opener

    Mar 19
    Wallace Matthews discusses Jacoby Ellsbury's oblique injury and when he could return to the Yankees.
  • Video - Sabathia Discusses Spring Debut 00:46

    Sabathia Discusses Spring Debut

    Mar 17
    Buster Olney speaks with Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia about his first pitching outing since May. He allowed two runs in two innings Tuesday against the Blue Jays.
  • Video - A-Rod Homers 00:39

    A-Rod Homers

    Mar 11
    Alex Rodriguez hit a home run in the Yankees' 10-6 loss to the Red Sox.
  • Video - A-Rod Has RBI Single In Win Over Rays 00:35

    A-Rod Has RBI Single In Win Over Rays

    Mar 9
    Alex Rodriguez went 2-for-3 with an RBI single and Michael Pineda allowed one hit and struck out two over two scoreless inning as the Yankees beat the Rays 4-3.