It was the ultimate sign of respect for a Major League hitter. Brett Gardner, who represented the winning run, was intentionally walked with two outs in the ninth inning in the Yankees’ 4-3 loss to the Tigers on Tuesday night.
Right-hander Anibal Sanchez pitched a season-high 6 2/3 innings and John Hicks lifted a three-run homer in the Tigers’ 4-3 win over the Yankees on Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium.
While growing up in Tennessee, Sonny Gray remembers thinking that it seemed like “every kid wanted to play for the Yankees,” a dream that the right-hander now will have a chance to experience on a nightly basis. It was also an opportunity that he had to explain to his 2 1/2-year-old son, Gunnar.
Coming off a career night, right-hander Masahiro Tanaka will take the ball looking to build upon his previous start when the Yankees face Jordan Zimmermann and the Tigers on Wednesday afternoon in the Bronx.
Masahiro Tanaka threw a 14-strikeout gem on Friday against the Rays, while the Yankees’ outfielders supplied the runs.
Sonny Gray is tentatively expected to make his Yankees debut on Thursday in Cleveland, where the right-hander’s new club will open a four-game series against the Indians at Progressive Field.
Just hours after the Yankees acquired pitcher Sonny Gray, their bats were on full display as they thumped the Tigers, 7-3, on Monday at Yankee Stadium.
Compared to last July, when general manager Brian Cashman told Hal Steinbrenner that his Yankees weren’t good enough to win a title and should assume the unfamiliar role of Trade Deadline sellers, it was a breeze to convince the managing general partner that the 2017 roster deserved a chance to go for it.
Yankees fans will have to wait a little bit longer before they see newly acquired pitchers Sonny Gray and Jaime Garcia take the mound in the Bronx. Shortly after the Yankees traded for Gray on Monday, manager Joe Girardi confirmed that CC Sabathia will make his scheduled start on Tuesday, when the Yankees play the […]
The Yankees acquire starting pitcher Sonny Gray from the Oakland A’s for three prospects, Dustin Fowler, James Kaprielian and Jorge Mateo. Yankees on Demand features exclusive content with your favorite players and franchise.
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With about an hour remaining on the clock before Monday’s non-waiver Trade Deadline, the Yankees landed the top available starting pitcher in the marketplace, acquiring right-hander Sonny Gray from the Athletics for three highly touted prospects.