1. Is 2009 or 2014 Spending Spree More to Blame for Yankees' Payroll Mess?

    Zero. That's how many dollars the New York Yankees spent on major league free agents this winter. Considering they've got MLB 's second-highest payroll and a well-earned reputation for cutting cartoonish checks, that's sort of a big deal...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 8 months ago 17,176 reads 80 comments

  2. Hal Steinbrenner Comments on Yankees' Struggles, Coaching Staff, More

    The New York Yankees moved to 17-22 on Wednesday with a 4-2 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks , but owner Hal Steinbrenner is not happy his team is in last place in the American League East...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 months ago 5,900 reads 10 comments

  3. Carlos Beltran Hits 400th Career Home Run: Latest Comments and Reaction

    New York Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran hit his 400th career home run in the bottom of the sixth inning of Sunday's game against the Chicago White Sox ...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 8 months ago 7,140 reads 16 comments

  4. Luis Severino Injury: Updates on Yankees Pitcher's Triceps and Return

    New York Yankees starting pitcher Luis Severino made an early exit from his start against the Chicago White Sox on Friday after suffering a triceps injury. He's been placed on the disabled list, per Jesse Spector of Sporting News...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 4,389 reads 7 comments

  5. Chase Headley Records 1st Extra-Base Hit of 2016 Season with Home Run vs. Royals

    New York Yankees third baseman Chase Headley ended a lengthy extra-base-hit drought Thursday with a second-inning two-run homer against the Kansas City Royals . Headley's last extra-base hit, a double, came on Sept...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 9 months ago 4,865 reads 17 comments

  6. What If the Yankees Became 2016 Trade-Deadline Sellers?

    It's looking like not even the New York Yankees can outrun losing forever, and that raises a question. What would it look like if they decided to make the best of a bad situation? ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 9 months ago 50,344 reads 78 comments

  7. Aroldis Chapman Comments on 1st Appearance with Yankees in Win vs. Royals

    New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman made his debut against the Kansas City Royals on Monday and was flattered by the reaction he received from the home crowd. "It was incredible," he said through a translator, per ESPN...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 9 months ago 3,535 reads 4 comments

  8. Aroldis Chapman's Comeback Gives Lifeless Yankees a Must-Watch Spark

    Finally, over the weekend, the New York Yankees generated a little excitement. Finally, Yankee Stadium had some life in back-to-back wins over the Boston Red Sox . You'd have thought Aroldis Chapman was on the mound...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 9 months ago 14,583 reads 21 comments

  9. Jacoby Ellsbury Injury: Updates on Yankees Star's Hip and Return

    Jacoby Ellsbury 's injury woes have cropped up again as the New York Yankees star outfielder suffered a hip injury against the Boston Red Sox on May 6. However, he has been cleared to return to the lineup...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 months ago 5,526 reads 13 comments

  10. CC Sabathia Injury: Updates on Yankees Star's Groin and Return

    Starting pitcher CC Sabathia was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a groin strain on May 6. However, he has been cleared to return. Continue for updates. Sabathia Active vs...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 months ago 5,475 reads 11 comments

  11. Aroldis Chapman Says He's Willing to Pitch for USA at 2017 WBC

    New York Yankees reliever Aroldis Chapman said he would be willing to play for the United States in the 2017 World Baseball Classic. Chapman told ESPN...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 months ago 2,073 reads 1 comments

  12. Brett Gardner Injury: Updates on Yankees OF's Elbow and Return

    New York Yankees outfielder Brett Gardner suffered an elbow injury in Wednesday's win against the Baltimore Orioles and missed Thursday's game. However, he's ready to return to the field...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 months ago 4,846 reads 11 comments

  13. Joe Girardi Comments on Aroldis Chapman's Bullpen Role After Suspension

    New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi announced Tuesday he will begin working Aroldis Chapman into some save situations when the closer returns from his suspension on May 9, according to Bryan Hoch of MLB ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 9 months ago 3,354 reads 13 comments

  14. Alex Rodriguez Injury: Updates on Yankees Star's Hamstring and Return

    New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez suffered a right hamstring injury May 3 against the Baltimore Orioles and was placed on the disabled list May 4. However, he has been cleared to return...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 months ago 12,876 reads 49 comments

  15. Yankees Finish April with Fewest Runs in MLB for 1st Time in 32 Years

    The New York Yankees finished an abysmal first month from the batter's box by ranking last in the majors in runs scored during April for the first time since 1984, per Elias Sports Bureau ( via ESPN Stats & Info )...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 9 months ago 2,526 reads 10 comments

  16. 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 9 months ago 7,074 reads 14 comments

  17. 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 9 months ago 3,938 reads 10 comments

  18. 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 9 months ago 6,054 reads 14 comments

  19. 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 9 months ago 72,969 reads 10 comments

  20. 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 9 months ago 286,617 reads 68 comments

  21. 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 9 months ago 9,054 reads 14 comments

  22. 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 10 months ago 21,748 reads 59 comments

  23. 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 10 months ago 32,092 reads 80 comments

  24. 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 10 months ago 16,195 reads 26 comments

  25. 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 10 months ago 59,223 reads 25 comments