New York Yankees

November 27, 2012 - 5:50 am
According to Buster Olney of ESPN , the Yankees are nearing a one-year deal with left-hander Andy Pettitte that would pay the left-hander roughly $11 million in 2013. Pettitte, 40, made 12 starts last year after sitting out the 2011 season. He went 5-4 with a 2.87 ERA along with 69 strikeouts and...
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October 26, 2012 - 9:19 am
Yankees ace CC Sabathia had arthroscopic surgery on his left elbow on Thursday. The Yankees expect Sabathia to fully recover before the start of next season. "They found a small bone spur," Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said. "It was a quick and minor cleanup. We'll take him along slowly...
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October 24, 2012 - 2:25 pm
Yankees manager Joe Girardi said the club will be sticking with Alex Rodriguez at third base next season. Girardi, who benched Rodriguez during three of the Yankees ' nine postseason games, said Rodriguez wouldn'€™t have to compete for the everyday starting position during spring training. "I...
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October 19, 2012 - 7:53 am
Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia said his left elbow was not an issue during the 3 2/3 innings he pitched of Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday. Sabathia gave up five earned runs, 11 hits and two home runs in Thursday'€™s 8-1 loss to the Tigers that eliminated the Yankees from the postseason. Sabathia...
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Mike Petraglia
August 01, 2012 - 8:13 pm
The second wild card in each league has drastically changed the landscape of hopeful playoff contenders around big league baseball. Take the Red Sox , for example. After their 7-5 loss to the Tigers, they fell back to one game over .500 at 53-52 but still remain within striking distance of a...
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July 10, 2012 - 6:07 pm
Despite reports that he was silenced by the Yankees after making critical comments about Alex Rodriguez in Sports Illustrated, Reggie Jackson "is not banned," according to general manager Brian Cashman . "I don't think Reggie is banned from the team," Cashman told ESPNNewYork.com . "He was just...
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Mike Petraglia
July 09, 2012 - 7:11 am
brightcove.createExperiences(); Don't worry Red Sox fans. Derek Jeter says your team will be just fine in the second half. Easy for the captain of the best team in baseball to say after his Yankees just took three of four at Fenway Park to put 10 games in the loss column between themselves and the...
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Mike Petraglia
July 07, 2012 - 3:58 pm
In clearly what was the only bright spot of a 6-1 Game 1 loss to the Yankees in Saturday's day-night doubleheader, Justin Germano came in and proved he wasn't overwhelmed, overmatched or in awe of the powerful lineup that faced him in his 2012 debut for the Red Sox . The brightest spot of the game...
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Mike Petraglia
July 07, 2012 - 2:22 pm
brightcove.createExperiences(); Freddy Garcia remembers the last time he pitched at Fenway Park before Saturday's Game 1 6-1 win over the Red Sox . It was also a game he started for the Yankees in which New York came out on top. But for a far different reason. That was the game on April 21 when the...
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Mike Petraglia
July 06, 2012 - 9:10 pm
Mark Teixeira connected for what proved to be the game-winning two-run triple in a four-run seventh Friday night in New York's 10-8 win over the Red Sox at Fenway Park . Afterward, he took an even bigger swing at the man who threw the pitch, Red Sox reliever Vicente Padilla , a hurler who has a...
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