New York Yankees

Tanaka faces Darvish for first time in Majors
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Yu Darvish and Masahiro Tanaka will meet for the first time in the Majors when the two Japanese right-handers square off in New York on Friday as the Rangers and Yankees open a three-game series.

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Yanks lose lead, game after 3 errors
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Albert Pujols delivered a tiebreaking single and the Angels took advantage of two key errors to complete their surge back from an early deficit, scoring nine unanswered runs to stun the Yankees with a 10-5 victory on Thursday evening at Yankee Stadium.

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Tough time for D extends Yanks' tough stretch
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Starlin Castro’s misplay of a double-play ball was the first of a season-high three Yankees errors in a 10-5 loss to the Angels on Thursday.

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Yankees On Demand: One Step Ahead
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This year’s HOPE Week was a success thanks in part to One Step Ahead, a non-profit foundation that provides opportunities for children with disabilities.

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Cashman: Carter still Yanks' best bet at 1B
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The Yankees are hopeful that a cortisone injection will permit Greg Bird to resume baseball activities in three to five days, but for the time being, general manager Brian Cashman said that Chris Carter remains the organization’s best alternative at first base.

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Yanks trust Severino to keep them on track
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Luis Severino has been the Yankees’ most consistent starting pitcher this season, leading the team’s starters in both ERA (2.99) and WHIP (1.05). Severino (5-2) will take the ball on Thursday at 7:05 p.m. ET at Yankee Stadium against Jesse Chavez (5-7, 4.85 ERA) and the Angels, during a stretch when the Yanks have struggled […]

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Aroldis (fastest pitch of '17) snaps NY's skid
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Didi Gregorius and Matt Holliday homered, Austin Romine collected three hits and closer Aroldis Chapman put an exclamation point on the end of the Yankees’ season-high seven-game skid on Wednesday night at Yankee Stadium, closing out an 8-4 victory over the Angels with a 102.9-mph pitch. The fastball that struck out Eric Young Jr. was […]

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Reliable Green earning bigger outs for Yanks
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With Tyler Clippard’s recent struggles and reliever Adam Warren on the disabled list with right shoulder inflammation, the Yankees might increasingly do what they did in Wednesday night’s 8-4 win over the Angels: Insert Chad Green in more high-leverage situations ahead of Dellin Betances and closer Aroldis Chapman.

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Judge, Bellinger show MLB is in good hands
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Aaron Judge homered for the Yankees on one coast Tuesday, Cody Bellinger for the Dodgers on the other. This was the eighth time they’ve hit home runs on the same day this season, and they’re atop the Major League leaderboard with 24 and 22, respectively.

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Game becomes a family affair for Negron
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Ray Negron has been with the Yankees for 44 years. He started as a bat boy and has grown into one of the club’s most trusted community relations advisors. Now Negron Is taking on one of his most important roles: as agent and advisor to his son, Ricky, a power-hitting third baseman who was selected […]

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Options abound for Yanks on trade market
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The Yankees’ season has been something of a fairy tale, with their combination of veterans and Baby Bombers combining for a surprising start that has had them atop the American League East for most of 2017.

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Judge holding court on ballot, wants company
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Yankees phenom Aaron Judge remains the American League’s leading vote-getter for the All-Star Game, to be played on July 11 at Marlins Park in Miami, but a few of his teammates could use a boost if they are to join the rookie slugger at the Midsummer Classic.

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