Category: New York Yankees

Yankees’ Giancarlo Stanton scratched from Friday’s game with left quad tightness

Yankees’ Giancarlo Stanton scratched from Friday’s game with left quad tightness

The Yankees announced that Giancarlo Stanton was scratched from Friday’s lineup with left quad tightness. Stanton, who has been the team’s DH all year, had not missed a game due to injury this year, but played in just 41 of 222 games ... MORE
Yankees’ Aaron Hicks has torn tendon sheath in left wrist: ‘Surgery could be on the table’

Yankees’ Aaron Hicks has torn tendon sheath in left wrist: ‘Surgery could be on the table’

Yankees manager Aaron Boone announced on Friday that center fielder Aaron Hicks has torn the tendon sheath in his left wrist, and while the recovery timeline is not currently certain, surgery could be an option. “So the MRI did reveal that he ... MORE
Yankees four-game win streak snapped with 9-1 loss to Rays

Yankees four-game win streak snapped with 9-1 loss to Rays

The Yankees completed the first leg of their longest road trip of the season with some slumbering lumber, the bats quiet behind Jameson Taillon in a 9-1 loss to the Rays on Thursday evening at Tropicana Field. New York’s four-game winning streak ... MORE
Yankees SS Gleyber Torres tests positive for COVID-19

Yankees SS Gleyber Torres tests positive for COVID-19

Yankees shortstop Gleyber Torres has tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the number of “breakthrough” cases in the team’s traveling party to eight, it was announced on Thursday. Torres, who was fully vaccinated and previously had COVID-19 in December, was placed on the ... MORE
Gerrit Cole dominates Rays as Yankees keep rolling

Gerrit Cole dominates Rays as Yankees keep rolling

Gerrit Cole expected a tough battle from the moment he set foot in Tropicana Field, having lauded the Rays for an approach in which the Yankees’ American League East rivals never seem to take any pitches off. Neither did the Yanks’ ace ... MORE
Aaron Boone announces Yankees have seven positive COVID-19 cases; Gleyber Torres being held out of lineup

Aaron Boone announces Yankees have seven positive COVID-19 cases; Gleyber Torres being held out of lineup

The Yankees have seven confirmed “breakthrough” cases of COVID-19 in their clubhouse, including three uniformed coaches, while shortstop Gleyber Torres was held out of the lineup for Wednesday’s game against the Rays out of an abundance of caution. Third-base coach Phil Nevin, ... MORE
Yankees beat Rays in series opener, 3-1

Yankees beat Rays in series opener, 3-1

Jordan Montgomery tied his career high with nine strikeouts, backed by Aaron Judge and Gary Sánchez homers as the Yankees opened a 10-game road trip with a 3-1 victory over the Rays at Tropicana Field on Tuesday evening. Montgomery dazzled over six ... MORE
Yankees 3B coach Phil Nevin tests positive for COVID-19, with additional testing ongoing

Yankees 3B coach Phil Nevin, 1B coach Reggie Willits test positive for COVID-19

Yankees third base coach Phil Nevin, first base coach Reggie Willits and at least one other staff member tested positive for COVID-19, the team announced, with others still going through testing and contact tracing. All three members of the organization were fully vaccinated prior to ... MORE
Yankees reinstate Luke Voit from 10-day injured list, option Miguel Andújar to Triple-A

Yankees reinstate Luke Voit from 10-day injured list, option Miguel Andújar to Triple-A

First baseman Luke Voit was reinstated from the injured list as the Yankees embark on a 10-game road trip that begins on Tuesday night against the Rays. Voit, who went on the IL with a torn meniscus in his left knee, played ... MORE
Giancarlo Stanton lifts Yankees to another walk-off win over Nationals

Giancarlo Stanton lifts Yankees to another walk-off win over Nationals

For the second straight night, the Yankees nabbed a walk-off win over the Nationals at Yankee Stadium on Sunday. This time, it was 3-2 and in nine innings. Giancarlo Stanton ripped a single through the left side to bring home Tyler Wade, ... MORE
Gleyber Torres hits walk-off single as Yankees beat Nationals, 4-3

Gleyber Torres hits walk-off single as Yankees beat Nationals, 4-3, in extra innings

The pitching matchup lived up to expectations, seeing a pair of multiple-time Cy Young Award winners lug their hardware to the Yankee Stadium mound on an afternoon in which runs projected to be at a premium. Corey Kluber held his own, but ... MORE
Yankees fall apart late in 11-4 loss to Nationals

Yankees fall apart late in 11-4 loss to Nationals

The Yankees’ defense has been a cornerstone of their recent hot streak, but a trio of fielding miscues opened the floodgates for six eighth-inning runs in Friday’s 11-4 loss to the Nationals at Yankee Stadium. Right fielder Aaron Judge was charged with ... MORE
Yankees recall Miguel Andújar from Triple-A Scranton, option Albert Abreu

Yankees recall Miguel Andújar from Triple-A Scranton, option Albert Abreu

Prior to Friday’s game against the Nationals, the Yankees recalled third baseman/outfielder Miguel Andújar from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and optioned right-hander Albert Abreu to Triple-A. The move to recall Andújar comes after third baseman Gio Urshela exited Thursday’s 7-4 loss to the Astros ... MORE
Yankees fall to Astros in series finale, 7-4

Yankees fall to Astros in series finale, 7-4

The fans rose in unison at Yankee Stadium once more in the eighth inning on Thursday, intending to cap a three-game torrent of verbal abuse by sending Jose Altuve off with their parting thoughts. Instead, the Astros’ second baseman flipped the script, ... MORE
Yankees’ Gio Urshela receiving MRI on knee after diving play Thursday

Yankees’ Gio Urshela receiving MRI on knee after diving play Thursday

Yankees INF Gio Urshela will have an MRI on his knee after making a diving play that took him out of the team’s loss to the Astros on Thursday afternoon. “He’s getting an MRI now so we’ll know more in the next couple hours,” ... MORE