1. Can New York Yankees' Awful Start Be Saved by Mediocre AL East?

    A week ago, there were serious stories in serious newspapers asking how long the Boston Red Sox should wait before making a managerial change. By Tuesday, the Red Sox were half a game out of first place in the American League East...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 7 months ago 7,010 reads 14 comments

  2. Joe Girardi Says He'd Ban Shifts from Baseball If He Were MLB Commissioner

    New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi said on Tuesday he would ban shifts in baseball if he was the commissioner of MLB , according to Andrew Marchand of ESPN.com. "It is an illegal defense, like basketball...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 7 months ago 3,862 reads 10 comments

  3. Alex Rodriguez Injury: Updates on Yankees Star's Oblique and Return

    New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez was removed from Sunday's game against the Tampa Bay Rays with left oblique stiffness. It is uncertain when he will return to action...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 6,054 reads 14 comments

  4. Jacoby Ellsbury Steals Home in Yankees' Win over Rays

    The Jet stole home! The Jet stole home! In this case, "The Jet" was not beloved Sandlot character Benny Rodriguez but the New York Yankees ' own Jacoby Ellsbury ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 7 months ago 72,909 reads 10 comments

  5. Yankees' Aaron Hicks Unloads Record-Breaking 105 MPH Throw for Run-Saving Out

    Sports, although inherently competitive, are occasionally sprinkled with no-win scenarios. Trying to outrun the fastest outfield throw ever recorded in baseball is one of them...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 8 months ago 285,829 reads 68 comments

  6. Nick Swisher to Yankees: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Nick Swisher has fallen on hard times over the last two years, but the former All-Star is getting another chance to revive his career by returning to the New York Yankees ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 9,049 reads 14 comments

  7. Starlin Castro, Didi Gregorius Trades Turned Spare Parts into Yankees' Future

    It was the first week of the season, a little early for bold statements. But Starlin Castro was already off to a great start with the New York Yankees , so why not? "We want ...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 8 months ago 21,744 reads 59 comments

  8. Locked-In Starlin Castro, Healthy Yankees Lineup Teasing Explosive Potential

    It appears that all the New York Yankees offense needed to get going this season was a one-game warm-up. Also, somebody other than Dallas Keuchel on the mound for the opposition...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 8 months ago 32,089 reads 80 comments

  9. Luis Severino Under Immense Pressure to Become Yankees' Ace in 2016

    The New York Yankees are doing this right with Luis Severino , trying to lessen the pressure on him to be great right away, even if that pressure is his reality...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 8 months ago 16,194 reads 26 comments

  10. HBO's John Oliver Rips Yankees Brass for Stadium's 'Elitist' Ticket Policy

    Warning: Video contains NSFW language. Come Tuesday, fans won't be gaining entry to Yankee Stadium's Opening Day with print-at-home tickets...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 8 months ago 59,218 reads 25 comments

  11. Yankees Opening Day 2016: TV Schedule, Live Stream and Predictions

    After a playoff appearance last season, optimism is high for the New York Yankees heading into 2016. They start the year with a Wild Card Game rematch against reigning American League Cy Young winner Dallas Keuchel and the Houston Astros ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 2,784 reads 0 comments

  12. Masahiro Tanaka Announced as Yankees' Starter for 2016 Opening Day

    For the second straight year, the New York Yankees will call upon Masahiro Tanaka to be their Opening Day starter. On Thursday, Yankees manager Joe Girardi announced the news in an interview with YES Network (via Wallace Matthews of ESPN...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 8 months ago 3,711 reads 7 comments

  13. Bryan Mitchell Injury: Updates on Yankees RP's Toe and Return

    New York Yankees relief pitcher Bryan Mitchell is dealing with a toe injury that required surgery. It is uncertain when he will be able to return to action. Continue for updates...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 8,620 reads 7 comments

  14. Andrew Miller's Injury Is Bad Break for Yankees' 3-Headed Bullpen Monster

    The New York Yankees bullpen had a biblical feel to it at the start of spring training. We knew it was general manager Brian Cashman's creation, but it seemed as if a higher power put it together...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 8 months ago 26,923 reads 35 comments

  15. Will Alex Rodriguez Surpass Babe Ruth's 714 Home Runs This Season?

    The New York Yankees ' Alex Rodriguez enters the 2016 season with 687 home runs, putting him just 27 homers behind Babe Ruth...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 8 months ago 4,740 reads 18 comments

  16. Alex Rodriguez to Retire After 2017 Season: Latest Comments and Reaction

    New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez 's Major League Baseball career will likely come to an end after the 2017 season. Speaking to ESPN.com's Andrew Marchand on Wednesday, Rodriguez said: "I won't play after next year...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 months ago 47,788 reads 95 comments

  17. Alex Rodriguez Reportedly Dating Google Co-Founder's Ex-Wife, Anne Wojcicki

    Stop us if you've heard this one before: Alex Rodriguez has a new lady in his life. Typical? Perhaps. What isn't , however, is the woman in question...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 9 months ago 197,260 reads 99 comments

  18. Nathan Eovaldi and His 100 MPH Fastball on Cusp of Yankees Stardom

    Nathan Eovaldi was just one inning into his second start of spring training, but New York Yankees television analyst John Flaherty was impressed. "He looks locked in already," Flaherty said on the YES broadcast Wednesday night...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 9 months ago 37,313 reads 70 comments

  19. Can the New York Yankees' Bullpen Hold Up Without Aroldis Chapman?

    For a manager, navigating a bullpen through a baseball season is like driving your car down an unkempt road. You try to avoid the damage, but you eventually resign yourself to the understanding that you’ll hit a pothole...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 9 months ago 6,069 reads 40 comments

  20. Hal Steinbrenner Comments on Possibility of Selling New York Yankees

    The Steinbrenner family has been synonymous with the New York Yankees since 1973, something managing general partner Hal Steinbrenner does not see changing anytime soon. In an interview this week with ESPN...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 months ago 12,168 reads 22 comments

  21. Yankees Linchpin Mark Teixeira Has Path to Big Contract Year in 2016

    For the last seven years, Mark Teixeira has been paid large sums of money to play ball for the New York Yankees . It's good work if you can get it, and the stars are aligned in such a way that 2016 might not be the end of the road...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 9 months ago 11,853 reads 27 comments

  22. Rob Manfred Takes Stand on Domestic Violence with 30-Game Aroldis Chapman Ban

    New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman has been suspended 30 games by Major League Baseball for his alleged involvement in a widely publicized domestic violence incident, as first reported by Billy Witz of the New York Times ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 months ago 28,630 reads 14 comments

  23. Aroldis Chapman: Latest News, Speculation on Yankees RP's Potential Suspension

    New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman reportedly has been suspended for 30 games by Major League Baseball for his involvement in a domestic dispute with his girlfriend...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 9 months ago 12,275 reads 0 comments

  24. Yankees' 2016 Playoff Hopes Hinge on Breakout Year from High-Risk Rotation

    It's spring training, so everyone can dream. And the biggest dream shared in the early days of New York Yankees camp was the one about Michael Pineda . "I want to throw 200 innings this year," Pineda said, per Erik Boland of Newsday ...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 9 months ago 15,702 reads 32 comments

  25. Aroldis Chapman Suspension Reportedly Won't Include Spring Training Games

    If New York Yankees reliever Aroldis Chapman gets suspended for an alleged domestic dispute, he will reportedly be unable to serve part of it during spring training. According to a Feb...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 months ago 18,746 reads 2 comments