1. Yankees' CC Sabathia Expects to Resume Throwing on Right Knee This Week

    NEW YORK — CC Sabathia is uncertain when he will rejoin the decimated Yankees rotation, but he is satisfied with the progress his degenerative right knee has made since receiving a stem-cell injection in mid-May...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 2 reads 0 comments

  2. Mark Teixeira's Wrist Injury Could Shake Up the Entire AL, Not Just Yankees

    The New York Yankees aren't sitting back and waiting for the results of Mark Teixeira's latest tests on his surgically repaired wrist...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 1 month ago 16,810 reads 20 comments

  3. Yankees Sorely Miss Cano's Bat

    All the booing and hating in The Bronx can't change one bitter reality for Yankees fans: With one year down and nine to go — reasonably assuming these two teams won't face each ...

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  4. Yankees' Derek Jeter Nearly Gives Fan Fair Ball in Loss to Mariners

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 month ago 381 reads 0 comments

  5. Mariners Top Sloppy Yanks, 10-2

    After you run through the laundry list of mistakes the Yankees made Monday night there is a realization that as bad as the home team played it really didn't make that much of a difference...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 month ago 59 reads 0 comments

  6. Yankees, Slugging 1B Kendrys Morales a Perfect Match

    First baseman Kendrys Morales, a free agent since last winter, has yet to find a team to call home, and its time the New York Yankees gave him one...

    Gary  Phillips Written by Gary Phillips about 1 month ago 3,857 reads 12 comments

  7. Ailing Yanks Have Reached out to Morales; They Need to Secure Him

    While the Yankees are believed to have reached out to free-agent 1B/DH Kendrys Morales, they also are thought to be awaiting the results of Mark Teixeira's medical re-evaluation before ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 1 month ago 486 reads 0 comments

  8. Yankees Nearing Time to Worry About Mark Teixeira

    NEW YORK — Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira won't do anything Monday while resting a surgically repaired right wrist that's acted up and kept him out of games lately. And manager Joe Girardi said he's fine with that...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 1 month ago 117 reads 0 comments

  9. Yankees' Dellin Betances Could Get Chances to Close

    NEW YORK — There was a time this year when it wasn't crazy to think Dellin Betances might be throwing at Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.....

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  10. Tanaka's True Impact Puts Him in MVP Talk

    Two months into the season, Masahiro Tanaka is a front-runner for AL Rookie of the Year, Cy Young and to start the All-Star Game.....

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  11. Is It Time for Dellin Betances to Replace David Robertson as Yankees Closer?

    Given the way Sunday's loss to the Minnesota Twins unfolded, the outcome was an especially brutal one for the New York Yankees ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 1 month ago 8,309 reads 35 comments

  12. First Pitch: No Holding Betances Back

    NEW YORK -- The last guy to close for the New York Yankees held the job for 17 seasons. The current one will be lucky to hold it for two. That is not because David Robertson doesn't have the ability to do Mariano Rivera's job...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 192 reads 0 comments

  13. Yankees in 'Wait-and-See' Mode with 1B Mark Teixeira's Inflamed Right Wrist

    NEW YORK — After receiving a cortisone shot for inflammation on his right wrist on Saturday afternoon, Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira is now hoping that the remedy takes...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 53 reads 0 comments

  14. Stock Up, Stock Down for New York Yankees' Top 10 Prospects for Week 9

    The New York Yankees were 3-3 this past week, with a series win against the St. Louis Cardinals representing the high point of what was otherwise a mediocre week of play. The hitting has been light of late for the Bombers...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 1 month ago 7,482 reads 13 comments

  15. Yankees Closer David Robertson Blows Game, as Twins Come Back to Win 7-2

    NEW YORK — Fifty minutes before closer David Robertson walked off the mound, his head down to avoid eye contact with those showering him with boos for spoiling a perfect Sunday afternoon, the Yankees bullpen looked unhittable...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 929 reads 0 comments

  16. Masahiro Tanaka: The New York Yankees' Definitive Ace

    When Masahiro Tanaka signed a seven-year, $155 million contract, many second-guessed the New York Yankees ' decision. This man had never thrown a pitch in the major leagues before...

    Gary  Phillips Written by Gary Phillips about 1 month ago 5,635 reads 12 comments

  17. Masahiro Tanaka's Trajectory Toward Stardom Continues

    NEW YORK – Now and then, someone from the local press corps approaches him with hypercaffeinated curiosity and asks the young pitcher – perhaps as a test of his modesty, more than anything – whether he is the ace of the Yankees ' staff...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 1 month ago 608 reads 0 comments

  18. Yankees Shut Michael Pineda Down Due to Inflammation in His Upper Back

    More bad news for the Yankees . MLB .com's Bryan Hoch reports that the club has shut down starter Michael Pineda after an MRI showed inflammation in his upper back. The right-hander was scheduled to throw in a live spring training game on Sunday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 1 month ago 533 reads 1 comments

  19. Yankees' Bats Quiet in Loss to Twins

    At this point it's hard to decide which the Yankees need most, a new starting pitcher or a new power hitter, but it was the weakened lineup that seemed to be the biggest culprit on Friday night...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 month ago 123 reads 0 comments

  20. Rapid Reaction: Twins 6, Yankees 1

    Is this any way to start a homestand? Held to a single run by a pitcher (Ricky Nolasco) with a 6.12 ERA, crushed for three home runs by players who had hit a grand total of six ...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 month ago 54 reads 0 comments

  21. Nolasco Pitches Twins to 6-1 Win over Yankees

    Ricky Nolasco pitched six solid innings for his first win in more than a month, Oswaldo Arcia homered and threw out a runner at home plate, and the Minnesota Twins flexed some muscle in beating the New York Yankees 6-1 Friday night...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 month ago 136 reads 0 comments

  22. Joe Girardi Has Yankees' Bullpen Exceeding Expectations

    A rookie closer. A bunch of minor league starting pitching prospects who never panned out. A few no-name relievers. Some kids out of the farm system...

    Gary  Phillips Written by Gary Phillips about 1 month ago 667 reads 3 comments

  23. Just Who Are the 2014 New York Yankees?

    NEW YORK -- When Masahiro Tanaka takes the mound Saturday afternoon against the Minnesota Twins , it will mark the Yankees ' 54th game of the 2014 season, exactly one-third of the way to the finish line...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 496 reads 0 comments

  24. Rumors: The Definitive Case for Trading for Cliff Lee at the Deadline

    With the first two months of the MLB season almost complete and two months left before the trade deadline, the teams that will become buyers and sellers begin to take place...

    Anthony Maimone Written by Anthony Maimone about 1 month ago 11,161 reads 52 comments

  25. All in All, a Successful Trip for Yankees

    ST. LOUIS -- It sometimes seems forgotten, but the Yankees are playing without their Opening Day starter, their No. 3 starter and their No. 5 starter (who had been pitching like an ace)...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 5 reads 0 comments