Luis Severino, who will turn 24 in February and appears a safe bet to be new manager Aaron Boone’s choice as the Opening Day starter, finished third in the American League Cy Young Award voting this past season after going 14-6 with a 2.98 ERA over a team-leading 31 starts.
As the Yankees prepare for the upcoming Winter Meetings in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., general manager Brian Cashman is ready to pivot from Shohei Ohtani in hopes of reinforcing the roster for another postseason appearance in 2018.
The keys to the manager’s office at Yankee Stadium will be officially turned over to Aaron Boone on Wednesday afternoon, as the Yankees will hold noon ET news conference to formally introduce the 33rd skipper in franchise history.
As they absorb their surprising early elimination from the Shohei Ohtani sweepstakes, the Yankees’ continued interest in upgrading their starting rotation could lead them to a reunion with CC Sabathia.
Nationals vice president of player development Bob Boone, a former Major League player and manager, said his son, Aaron, has the knowledge and preparation to succeed in his new role as manager of the Yankees, despite no previous experience as a manager or coach.
When called upon this past season, his second with the Yankees, Ronald Torreyes proved to be a dependable utility man off the bench. Yankees on Demand features exclusive content with your favorite players and franchise.
The Iowa Hawkeyes and Boston College Eagles are set to face off at Yankee Stadium in the 2017 New Era Pinstripe Bowl, as both teams accepted their invitation to the Dec. 27 bowl game on Sunday.
The Yankees have been eliminated from the Shohei Ohtani sweepstakes. General manager Brian Cashman said on Sunday that the team was informed that it will not be among the teams invited to make an in-person presentation to the standout right-handed hurler and left-handed slugger.
No one has hurled 100 innings while logging 300 at-bats in a Major League campaign since Babe Ruth, but if it means fitting Shohei Ohtani for pinstripes, general manager Brian Cashman said that he is ready to permit the Japanese standout to both pitch and hit for the Yankees next season.
The Yankees have tendered 2018 contracts to all 40 players on their 40-man roster in advance of Friday’s 8 p.m. ET deadline. Catcher Austin Romine, who was arbitration-eligible for the second time, highlights the list.
Aaron Boone has already helped the Yankees advance to one World Series. Now they want him to lead the franchise to its next one. Boone has been selected as the 35th manager in franchise history, two sources confirmed to MLB.com on Friday evening, concluding a managerial search that began on October 26 and spanned five […]