1. NYDN: Use Miller, Betances as 2-Headed Closer

    Rather than simply going with one as a ninth-inning closer, a more fluid system might better maximize their ability, allowing for them to pitch in more high-leverage situations and perhaps more innings than a traditional closer...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 294 reads 0 comments

  2. Will Yanks Turn over Closer Duties to Betances?

    The Yankees will be employing their fourth full-time closer in four seasons when the 2015 campaign begins, a statement that would have been nearly unthinkable just a few years ago...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 259 reads 0 comments

  3. Gregorius Says All the Right Things About Replacing Derek Jeter

    Gregorius, who will be 25 in February, has a reputation for range and athleticism at short, as well as a strong throwing arm.....

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  4. Former Yankee Rusty Torres Gets Three Years in Prison in Child Sex Abuse Case

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 185 reads 0 comments

  5. Yanks Sitting out the Winter? Don't Bet on It

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 277 reads 0 comments

  6. Retired Yankees Captain Derek Jeter on How to Avoid Bad Press

    CLINTON, N.Y. — For 20 years, Derek Jeter avoided the embarrassing headlines generated by, say, his former Yankee teammate Alex Rodriguez , an accomplishment The Captain says he can trace to perfecting two responses to media questions...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 402 reads 0 comments

  7. Grading the New York Yankees' Offseason Post-Winter Meetings

    The sun has been shining and the weather has been warm these past few days in San Diego , California. Most importantly, baseball moves have been made...

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  8. The Yankees Signing Max Scherzer Makes More and More Sense by the Day

    If the Yankees have serious hopes of contending in 2015, then they need the boost to the rotation that Scherzer can provide...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 month ago 633 reads 0 comments

  9. Yankees Say Alex Rodriguez Needs to Lose More Weight Before Spring

    Alex Rodriguez isn't yet at the weight the New York Yankees want him to be at when he reports to spring training in two months...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 222 reads 0 comments

  10. Cash: Yankees Better with Didi Than Rollins

    SAN DIEGO -- Brian Cashman tried to trade for shortstop Jimmy Rollins earlier in the winter, but Cashman thinks the Yankees are better with Didi Gregorius...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 644 reads 0 comments

  11. Robertson Tells News He Doesn't 'Feel Any Resentment Toward the Yankees'

    The Yankees may have dissed David Robertson, deciding to not make him an offer to return as their closer, but Robertson says he has no hard feelings about it...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 10 reads 0 comments

  12. Cashman Won't Close Door on Scherzer

    SAN DIEGO -- With many in baseball thinking the Yankees could be sleeping giants on the big-ticket starters -- most specifically Max Scherzer -- Brian Cashman refuses to squelch the rumors...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 264 reads 0 comments

  13. Yankees' Alex Rodriguez Tapes Workouts, Shows Joe Girardi

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 299 reads 0 comments

  14. Brian Cashman Denies Yankees Have Hired Assistant Hitting Coach

    SAN DIEGO — Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said Tuesday the report that the club has hired Marcus Thames as its assistant hitting coach is false.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 137 reads 0 comments

  15. Why CC Sabathia Isn't Worried the Yankees Lost Robertson

    In the end, the Yankees picked adding Andrew Miller (and trusting Dellin Betances) over paying David Robertson. And whatever hole that leaves in the Bombers' bullpen, CC Sabathia said he is confident the current pair can fill it...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 24 reads 0 comments

  16. Replacing Robertson May Be Harder Than Replacing Rivera

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 24 reads 0 comments

  17. Report: Don't Rule Out Yanks in Lester Sweepstakes

    Jon Lester is expected to pick a team soon, and there's at least some reason to think the Yankees might be in the mix...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 269 reads 1 comments

  18. Scout: NY New Shortstop Didi Gregorius Has Plenty of Class and Confidence

    Gregorius, whom the Yankees obtained Friday from Arizona in a three-team trade that sent starter Shane Greene to Detroit , certainly seems interesting. He's played internationally with Dutch national teams and played in an Australian league...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 313 reads 0 comments

  19. Teammate: Gregorius Can Let Things Get to Him

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 263 reads 1 comments

  20. Peter Gammons: Cashman Gets Creative with Gregorius Acquisition

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  21. Miller Opts for 'Comfort' of New York, AL East; Now All Eyes on Robertson

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 313 reads 0 comments

  22. Jumping into Big Shoes

    Jim Stoeckel took a phone call on Friday from Terry Reynolds, a colleague with the Cincinnati Reds , who shared some exciting news about Didi Gregorius, one of their old scouting discoveries...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 1 month ago 161 reads 0 comments

  23. Didi Gregorius Is Perfect Short-Term Option for New York Yankees at SS

    In case you hadn't heard, the New York Yankees needed a new shortstop for 2015. Derek Jeter's retirement has left a void that will be impossible for anyone to replace, given his ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 19,346 reads 55 comments

  24. Nine to Know: Andrew Miller: 2014

    Free-agent reliever Andrew Miller has signed a four-year $36 million contract with the Yankees . The 29-year-old lefty pitched for Boston and Baltimore last season...

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  25. Yankees Seeking More Pieces to Fill in the Blanks

    NEW YORK -- The Yankees were among the busiest clubs at this point last winter, having already inked Brian McCann, Jacoby Ellsbury and Carlos Beltran to big contracts by the time the Winter Meetings rolled around...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 month ago 38 reads 0 comments