Category: New York Yankees

HBO, MLB team up for C.C. Sabathia documentary debuting in December

HBO, MLB team up for CC Sabathia documentary debuting in December

“Under the Grapefruit Tree: The CC Sabathia Story,” a documentary from HBO Sports produced in association with Major League Baseball, debuts Tuesday, Dec. 22 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on HBO and will be available to stream on HBO Max. The film features ... MORE
Mets, Yankees among five teams expressing interest in free agent catcher James McCann

Mets, Yankees among five teams expressing interest in free-agent catcher James McCann

With the Mets and Yankees in need of a starting catcher who can be a plus on both sides of the ball, both teams have expressed interest in free agent James McCann, reports Jon Heyman. Per Heyman, in addition to the Mets ... MORE
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Phil Regan says Yankees’ Domingo Germán looks ‘great’ in Dominican Winter League

Phil Regan says Yankees’ Domingo Germán looks ‘great’ in Dominican Winter League

Yankees pitcher Domingo Germán hasn’t pitched in a Major League game since Sept. 18, 2019, but is spending the offseason playing with the Toros Del Este Bulls of the Dominican Winter League. His pitching coach there is Phil Regan, who served as ... MORE
Yankees’ Aaron Boone defends Gary Sanchez: ‘I think he’s been unfairly criticized a lot’

Yankees’ Aaron Boone defends Gary Sanchez: ‘I think he’s been unfairly criticized a lot’

After struggling mightily in the shortened season in 2020, Yankees C Gary Sanchez received a lot of harsh criticism. He hit well below the Mendoza line and was eventually replaced by Kyle Higashioka in the postseason because he wasn’t a reliable option behind ... MORE
Yankees, White Sox scheduled to play Field of Dreams game in Iowa during 2021 MLB season

Yankees, White Sox scheduled to play Field of Dreams game in Iowa during 2021 MLB season

The “MLB at Field of Dreams presented by GEICO” event has been tentatively scheduled for Aug. 12, 2021, with the White Sox taking on the Yankees in Dyersville, Iowa, Major League Baseball announced on Monday. The game, which will be nationally televised ... MORE
Zack Britton opens up on Yankees exercising contract option for 2022

Zack Britton opens up on Yankees exercising contract option for 2022

The Yankees picked up LHP Zack Britton’s contract option, as SNY MLB insider Andy Martino first reported Oct. 29, keeping a key bullpen piece around for 2021 and ’22. Given the Yankees’ numbers crunch amid a pandemic-tightened budget for MLB teams, not ... MORE
Yankees protect four from Rule 5 Draft

Yankees protect four from Rule 5 Draft

The Yankees made several moves on Friday, adding right-handers Roansy Contreras, Yoendrys Gomez and Alexander Vizcaíno and infielder Oswald Peraza to the Major League roster at the deadline for protection from the Rule 5 Draft. Earlier today, the Yankees added RHP Roansy ... MORE
Aroldis Chapman’s suspension reduced to two games

Aroldis Chapman’s suspension reduced to two games

Jon Heyman of MLB Network reported on Thursday that Aroldis Chapman’s suspension from a pitch near the head of Rays’ Mike Brosseau in September was reduced to two games. Chapman ban was reduced today from 3 games to 2 at a hearing for ... MORE
Yankees’ Luke Voit responds to trade rumors

Yankees’ Luke Voit responds to trade rumors

No, Luke Voit isn’t Googling his name every hour. His friends and his family? They might be a different story. Voit said he’s heard all about how his name has been mentioned in trade rumors early in the offseason. It doesn’t bother ... MORE
Yankees’ Domingo German throws four no-hit innings in first action following suspension

Yankees’ Domingo Germán throws four no-hit innings in first action following suspension

In his first outing since Sept. 18, 2019, Yankees pitcher Domingo German threw four hitless, shutout innings on Monday night for Toros del Este of the Dominican Winter League. German, who recently completed a lengthy suspension for violating MLB’s domestic violence policy, ... MORE
Roger Clemens and Andy Pettitte among former Yankees on 2021 Hall of Fame ballot

Roger Clemens and Andy Pettitte among former Yankees on 2021 Hall of Fame ballot

The last pair of Hall of Fame classes have featured two of the greatest Yankees of the modern era, with Mariano Rivera and Derek Jeter earning their well-deserved places among the sport’s finest talents. Could another Bronx Bomber knock on the door ... MORE
Top Yankees prospects on the horizon for 2021

Top Yankees prospects on the horizon for 2021

As most New York Yankees fans know, Deivi Garcia and Clarke Schmidt are two names on the rise that could become major contributors for the Bombers in the very near future. Both pitchers got a chance to show off their stuff at ... MORE
DJ LeMahieu finishes 3rd in AL MVP voting

DJ LeMahieu finishes 3rd in AL MVP voting

When DJ LeMahieu signed with the Yankees before the 2019 season, there was no concern about the bright lights serving as a distraction. From Day 1, the sweet-swinging infielder showed up with his focus set upon collecting hits, snatching grounders and winning ... MORE
Yankees will listen to trade offers for Gary Sanchez

Yankees will listen to trade offers for Gary Sanchez

There’s no denying New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez had a rough 2020 season, eventually being replaced by Kyle Higashioka in the postseason. Last month general manager Brian Cashman said the catcher position was subject to evaluation, and now according to the ... MORE
Mets and Yankees among teams to express interest in free agent Yadier Molina

Mets and Yankees among teams to express interest in free agent Yadier Molina

With the Mets and Yankees’ catching situations in flux, both teams have expressed interest in free agent Yadier, reports SNY’s Andy Martino. Per Martino, the Mets and Yanks are among about five teams who have reached out. According to Jon Heyman, the Cardinals ... MORE