1. Yankees 2014 Season Preview: Strengths and Weaknesses

    The Yankees replenished this unit with $198 million toward Jacoby Ellsbury and Carlos Beltran. The two will start in center field and right field, respectively, pushing Brett Gardner ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 24 days ago 25 reads 0 comments

  2. Hal Aimed for $189M Mandate, but Yanks Can't Win That Way

    TAMPA — Hal Steinbrenner stuck to a historic mandate by dismissing a plan of the moment that meant a great deal to him...

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  3. Could This Be the Yankees' Year?

    Masahiro Tanaka is the biggest sensation in baseball. CC Sabathia is an ace again. Derek Jeter is vintage Derek Jeter in his farewell season. David Robertson closes with ease. Mark Teixeira's wrist doesn't fall off...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 24 days ago 360 reads 0 comments

  4. Derek Jeter Leaves Yankees' Spring Training Complex for Final Time

    In an effort to take in as much of his final season as possible, Jeter seemed slightly disappointed Saturday's game was canceled, though not before he was honored by the Yankees and the city of Tampa during a pregame ceremony...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 25 days ago 120 reads 0 comments

  5. Joe Girardi Gets Top Yankees Bats Lined Up

    The probable Opening Day lineup is Jacoby Ellsbury — apparently over his minor calf injury — leading off, followed by Derek Jeter, Carlos Beltran, Brian McCann, Mark Teixeira, Alfonso Soriano, Brett Gardner, Brian Roberts and Kelly Johnson...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 25 days ago 22 reads 0 comments

  6. Yangervis Solarte Beats out Eduardo Nunez for Yanks Final Roster Spot

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 25 days ago 295 reads 1 comments

  7. Brendan Ryan Won't Be Ready to Return After His DL Stint

    The Yankees were all set at shortstop with a now-healthy Derek Jeter as their starter and the slick-fielding Brendan Ryan as his backup. Unfortunately, as the 2013 squad can attest to, injuries happen...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 26 days ago 136 reads 0 comments

  8. Report: Yankees to Sign Alfredo Aceves

    The Yankees have reached agreement on a minor league deal with pitcher Alfredo Aceves, Ken Davidoff of the New York Post reports (Twitter links). Aceves will work out of the Triple-A rotation, and has a July 1 opt-out clause...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 26 days ago 464 reads 0 comments

  9. Betances on Making Team: 'Best Feeling Ever'

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 26 days ago 28 reads 0 comments

  10. Yanks Sign RHP Aceves to Minor League Deal

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 26 days ago 19 reads 0 comments

  11. Nuno, Betances Claim Final Bullpen Spots

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 26 days ago 122 reads 0 comments

  12. Jacoby Ellsbury 'Confident' Calf Injury Behind Him

    Yankees center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury said he plans to tell Joe Girardi everything has went "extremely" well in the three minor league games he's played since his right calf injury ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 26 days ago 219 reads 0 comments

  13. Alfonso Soriano and the Value of Versatility for the Yankees

    After bringing in Jacoby Ellsbury and Carlos Beltran to join Brett Gardner in the outfield, Alfonso Soriano will probably begin 2014 as the team's designated hitter...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 27 days ago 305 reads 0 comments

  14. Cano Talks Memorable Moments with Yankees, Signing Jay Z as Agent

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  15. CC Still Effective Despite Diminished Velocity

    Sabathia wrapped up an impressive spring Thursday, tossing four scoreless innings in a 4-2 win over the Pirates at McKechnie Field. The outing lowered the lefthander's spring ERA to 1...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 27 days ago 79 reads 0 comments

  16. Final Predictions for Winner of New York Yankees' Key Spring Position Battles

    As spring training continues to creep toward its completion, so do many of the position battles that were up for grabs on the New York Yankees ...

    Anthony Maimone Written by Anthony Maimone about 27 days ago 5,919 reads 19 comments

  17. Yankees' Eduardo Nunez Would Be 'Really Disappointed' If Left off Roster

    Eduardo Nunez couldn't help but laugh. It was two days before the end of spring training. And, he said, it was the fourth straight year he didn't know whether he'd make the Yankees ' Opening Day roster...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 27 days ago 220 reads 0 comments

  18. Can the Yankees Trust CC Sabathia in 2014 After Dominant Spring Finish?

    CC Sabathia and the 2013 New York Yankees had a lot in common. Both looked old, broken down, overpriced and like shells of their once-great selves. The Yankees missed the playoffs last year for just the second time since 1995...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 27 days ago 6,943 reads 25 comments

  19. CC Sabathia Finishes Strong Spring with 1.29 ERA

    Four scoreless innings for Sabathia. That should wrap up his spring. He had a 1.29 ERA in five starts and 21 IP...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 27 days ago 21 reads 0 comments

  20. Cashman: Yankees 'Not Desperate' This Year

    TAMPA, Fla. -- Yankees GM Brian Cashman was an interested spectator at Jacoby Ellsbury's minor league game today, watching his $153 million center fielder's five innings of work from a stand behind home plate with assistant GM Billy Eppler and a scout...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 27 days ago 26 reads 0 comments

  21. Yankees' Carlos Beltran Wins in Grievance Case Against Scott Boras

    The cases of super-agent Scott Boras losing something feel like they're few and far between (though Robinson Cano did leave him for Jay Z's Roc Nation before signing a massive deal with the Mariners )...

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  22. Complete New York Yankees 2014 Season Preview

    Expectations are everything in the Bronx; they're hard to ignore when the club's history and current spending produce and project them so high...

    Peter F. Richman Written by Peter F. Richman about 28 days ago 19,981 reads 49 comments

  23. Debate: How Many Games Will the Yanks Win in 2014?

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  24. Why the Yankees Should Lean on Their Best Relievers in 2014

    Although the Yankees are pretty well situated in the late innings, their bullpen is likely to be one of their weaknesses this year...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 29 days ago 27 reads 0 comments

  25. Michael Pineda's Velocity Improving?

    TAMPA, Fla. — Here are five things you need to know today about the Yankees , who face the Blue Jays at 1:05 p.m. in Dunedin. The game won't be on TV or radio. Follow @jorgeccastillo or @brendankutynj for updates...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 29 days ago 175 reads 0 comments