New York Yankees

Brandon Contes
November 20, 2019 - 12:55 pm
The Mets and Yankees may not have closed the door on signing free-agent starting pitcher Zack Wheeler, but neither franchise is leading the pack of interested teams. According to MLB.com's Jon Morosi, the Angels, Padres, White Sox and Twins seem to be the biggest suitors for Wheeler. The Mets made...
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John Healy
November 03, 2019 - 9:29 am
Aroldis Chapman will remain with the Yankees. Per ESPN’s Jeff Passan , the New York Yankees and the 31-year-old closer agreed to a contract extension that will keep the hard-throwing left-hander in pinstripes through 2022. Chapman reportedly planned to opt out of the remaining two years, $30...
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Ryan Chatelain
November 01, 2019 - 11:12 am
Aroldis Chapman wants to remain a Yankee, but he also wants a new contract. The Yankees closer has player options for the final two years and $30 million on his current deal. WFAN baseball insider Jon Heyman reported Friday that Chapman prefers to remain with the team and will pursue a contract...
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Tim Kelly
November 01, 2019 - 10:50 am
In two seasons with the Houston Astros, RHP Gerrit Cole has developed intro arguably the best pitcher in baseball. The 29-year-old is likely to win the 2019 American League Cy Young Award after going 20-5 with a 2.50 ERA, 2.64 FIP and 7.4 fWAR in 2019. Cole is also overwhelmingly likely to exit...
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Tim Kelly
October 29, 2019 - 9:30 am
Since the start of the 2015 season, FanGraphs says that Cleveland Indians shortstop Francisco Lindor has been the seventh most valuable player in all of baseball. Lindor is still just 25, and there's reason to think he could be had on the trade market this offseason, making his future one of the...
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Ryan Chatelain
October 28, 2019 - 10:51 am
The Yankees have fired Larry Rothschild, their pitching coach since 2011. The team announced the move Monday morning. “I want to personally thank Larry for his near decade of commitment to this organization,” Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said in a news release. “Larry cares deeply about...
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Alex Greenberg
October 24, 2019 - 1:01 pm
Brian Cashman doesn’t have any regrets about the Yankees’ process in trying to add starting pitching during this past season. New York wasn’t able to add any of the starters the club was seeking after, and the Yankees ultimately lost in the ALCS to the Astros, who have a couple of aces at the front...
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Alex Greenberg
October 23, 2019 - 5:02 pm
Gerrit Cole completely dominated the Yankees in Game 3 of the ALCS. The series was tied 1-1 when Cole went seven scoreless innings at Yankee Stadium in a game that was crucial in the context of the Astros securing passage to the World Series. He wasn’t nearly as effective Tuesday night against the...
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Jason Keidel
October 20, 2019 - 9:58 am
When the Yankees won Game 5 of the American League Championship Series, they gave your the impression that they'd win Game 6. And then when DJ LeMahieu belted that ninth-inning homer Saturday night, you had the sense Game 7 was around the corner. But Saturday night, like the entire series, was a...
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Alec Gearty
October 16, 2019 - 11:12 am
Major League Baseball has postponed Game 4 of the AL Championship Series due to rain. The Yankees and Astros were set to play the fourth game of the best-of-seven series on Wednesday, but the game will be moved to Thursday night because of the impending threat of thunderstorms in the New York area...
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