1. Yankees System Ranked 20th in Terms of Impact Prospects by FanGraphs

    Another day, another set of prospect rankings. FanGraphs writer Tony Blengino took a slightly different approach to the prospect ranking game, ranking systems based on how many "impact" prospects they would have...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 28 days ago 96 reads 0 comments

  2. Yankees Cut 10 Players from Spring Training

    The Yankees have already made a few cuts over the last two weeks, optioning several prospects down to the minors. First they sent Nik Turley, Jose Ramirez, Francisco Rondon, Slade Heathcott, and Gary Sanchez packing...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 28 days ago 123 reads 0 comments

  3. Michael Pineda's Dominant Spring Cements Key Role in Yankees 2014 Rotation

    Hey, remember when we were treating the idea of Michael Pineda recovering to become a key member of the New York Yankees rotation as some sort of crazypants fantasy? Well, suddenly it's not so crazy...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 28 days ago 13,460 reads 20 comments

  4. Five Alive for Michael Pineda

    Michael Pineda can no longer win the Yankees ' No. 5 starter's job. He can only lose it. After his performance Tuesday, holding a pseudo- Red Sox squad to four hits and no runs, ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 28 days ago 483 reads 0 comments

  5. Yanks' Ellsbury (Calf) out at Least 2 Games

    Jacoby Ellsbury (calf) will not play tomorrow or Thursday, Girardi said. Yanks won't play him until a day or 2 after he says he's OK...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 28 days ago 23 reads 0 comments

  6. Pineda Extends Scoreless Streak to 9 IP, Has 14 Ks

    Michael Pineda exits to a nice ovation. 4 1/3 IP, 4 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 5 K. Leaves with a runner at second as D. Robertson takes over...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 28 days ago 25 reads 0 comments

  7. Cut-Down Day at Yankees Camp

    The clubhouse got a little less crowded this morning as the Yankees reassigned 11 players to minor-league camp and optioned OF Ramon Flores, who had an excellent camp, to Triple-A Scranton...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 28 days ago 128 reads 0 comments

  8. A Top Yankee Scout Leaves For... the MLS

    Will Kuntz, not even 30 yet, knew how good he had it. As the Yankees manager of professional scouting, he reported to assistant GM Billy Eppler and had the ear of GM Brian Cashman, ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 29 days ago 2,679 reads 0 comments

  9. Brian McCann Responds to Ex-Yankee Calling Him an 'Expensive Mistake'

    TAMPA, Fla. — Yankees catcher Brian McCann stood in the hallway outside the home clubhouse at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Then he shook his head a little and shrugged.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 29 days ago 451 reads 0 comments

  10. Yankees' Pete O'Brien, More Headed for Minors

    TAMPA, Fla. — Big blue duffel bags sat next to some lockers. Name plates were missing here and there.....

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  11. The Thrill and 'pressure' of Being Derek Jeter's Backup

    TAMPA — “It's a slippery thing,” Brendan Ryan said Monday morning at Steinbrenner Field, and he wasn't referring to the rain that ultimately canceled the Yankees ' Grapefruit League game down in Bradenton...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 29 days ago 24 reads 0 comments

  12. Most Disappointing New York Yankees Players in Spring Training so Far

    There has been much to like over the first several weeks of spring training for the New York Yankees , but there have also been some performances that have been incredibly disappointing...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 29 days ago 16,007 reads 7 comments

  13. Martin: Replacing Me with McCann Was 'Expensive Mistake'

    The Yankees ' offseason spending spree caught the attention of just about everyone in baseball — including Russell Martin...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 29 days ago 262 reads 0 comments

  14. 30 Breakout MLB Players to Watch This Season

    The 2014 Major League Baseball season is not quite here yet, but the time to dream is now. For teams hoping to take that proverbial “next step,” these 30 players will be even more critical to that success...

    Michael Seff Written by Michael Seff about 29 days ago 4,922 reads 4 comments

  15. CC Sabathia Dominates for Yankees, Looks Like Old Self

    PANAMA CITY — Saturday was a day to celebrate Mariano Rivera in front of his native country. Sunday was a day for CC Sabathia to give Yankees fans a reason for hope that another celebration could be in the works later this year...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 30 days ago 18 reads 0 comments

  16. Could Innings Limit Hurt Michael Pineda in Yankees' Fifth-Starter Race?

    TAMPA, Fla. — Manager Joe Girardi has said the major-league bullpen experience of Adam Warren and David Phelps could help them make the Yankees' roster, but hurt their chances in the battle for the fifth-start spot...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 30 days ago 151 reads 0 comments

  17. Yankees Spring Training Report: Full Update of Surprises, Busts and Injuries

    Prior to Sunday, the New York Yankees ' prolific offense had begun to give way to a brief slump during spring training action, even leading to the wrong end of a no-hitter by the Miami Marlins ...

    Peter F. Richman Written by Peter F. Richman about 30 days ago 5,060 reads 7 comments

  18. CC Bounces Back with Five-Inning Gem vs. Marlins

    PANAMA CITY, PANAMA — CC Sabathia beat himself up last Wednesday when he couldn't locate many of his pitches against the Nationals .....

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  19. Updated Masahiro Tanaka Scouting Report After Latest Spring Outing

    Make that three spring appearances for Masahiro Tanaka , as well as some more material for the scouting notebook...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 19,203 reads 26 comments

  20. Ellsbury Takes Day off Due to 'Tightness' in Calf

    Yankees center field Jacoby Ellsbury won't play Sunday while recovering from tightness in his right calf, acting manager Rob Thomson said. Ellsbury was scheduled to start and bat leadoff...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 1 month ago 212 reads 0 comments

  21. Predicting How Derek Jeter's Farewell Tour Will Compare to Mariano Rivera's

    With a pair of exhibition games against the Miami Marlins in Panama City, the New York Yankees ensured that the first act of Derek Jeter 's farewell tour paid respect to ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 1 month ago 12,638 reads 38 comments

  22. The Yankees Were No-Hit by the Marlins in Panama

    It may be spring training, but no-hitters are always fun. Marlins pitchers Brad Hand, Steve Cishek, A.J. Ramos, and Arquimedes Camineros combined for nine innings of no-hit baseball against the Yankees ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 1 month ago 712 reads 0 comments