New York Yankees

Yogi remembered at BBWAA Awards
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Yogi Berra always told Ron Guidry how much he enjoyed being a member of the Yankees or recounted tales from his stint as manager of the Mets whenever the two used to have dinner together. Those memories stuck out for Guidry as he presented — and accepted — the Joan Payson Award for community service […]

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Blizzard forces cancellation of BBWAA dinner
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The annual New York Baseball Writers’ Association of America awards dinner, scheduled for Saturday evening at the New York Hilton, has been cancelled because of weather.

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Sanchez makes MLB Pipeline's Top 10 Catching Prospects list
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Cubs prospect Willson Contrerast, a converted catcher coming off a breakout campaign in Double-A, leads the 2016 Top 10 Catching Prospects list, while Yankees slugger Gary Sanchez re-enters at No. 2 after failing to make the list a year ago. Beyond those two, the group features mostly younger talents who are years away from making […]

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Chapman will not face charges for domestic incident
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Aroldis Chapman will not face charges from an October domestic dispute between the Yankees reliever and his girlfriend, according to the South Florida Sun Sentinel.

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Steinbrenner: Payroll factor in Yanks' pursuits
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Hal Steinbrenner, principal owner and managing general partner of the Yankees, said Wednesday he believes his team is better than a year ago despite not substantially increasing its payroll.

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Around the Horn: Corner infield
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The Yankees enjoyed plenty of production from their first basemen this past season, with Mark Teixeira earning an All-Star selection while wading into the early MVP discussion before rookie Greg Bird stepped in nicely to help end the team’s playoff drought.

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Yankees avoid arbitration with Eovaldi
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The Yankees and right-hander Nathan Eovaldi have agreed to a one-year, non-guaranteed contract to avoid arbitration.

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Cashman, Randall raise cancer awareness
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The fight against cancer is a cause near and dear to the heart of Yankees general manager Brian Cashman. On Tuesday night, he joined long-time New York broadcaster Ed Randall at the SVA Auditorium in Manhattan for “Fans for the Cure: An Evening with Brian Cashman.”

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Yanks, Didi agree to terms, avoid arbitration
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Didi Gregorius and the Yankees have come to terms on a $2.425 million deal and thus avoided arbitration, according to the YES Network.

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Castro to see action at third base for Yankees?
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The Yankees’ search for a backup third baseman may be resolved in-house as Starlin Castro is set to see action at the hot corner in 2016.

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Yankees claim outfielder Adams off waivers
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The Yankees claimed outfielder Lane Adams off waivers Friday, one week after he was designated for assignment by the Royals to make room on the roster for Alex Gordon.

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Knee brace now part of CC's regular gear
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CC Sabathia has admitted to being “hard-headed” about the bulky brace that was suggested to protect his right knee, but after the veteran Yankees left-hander enjoyed a run of success while wearing it late last season, he now expects it to be a companion through the remainder of his career

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