Derek Jeter just hit another home run—in securing startup financing, that is. The former New York Yankees shortstop co-founded The Players’ Tribune, a site featuring content created by athletes, in 2014. Now, the company is announcing it has raised $40 million in a new round, bringing its total funding to $58 million. Silicon Valley-based IVP […]
Jennifer Steinbrenner Swindal, a New York Yankees general partner and the daughter of longtime team owner George Steinbrenner, stated Wednesday the family still has no plans to sell the organization. Dan Martin of the New York Post passed along comments Swindal made during a team charitable event called "Winter Warm-up" for the elderly. Show More Summary
The Players’ Tribune, the digital media venture launched by former New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter, has raised $40 million in Series C funding.
When it comes to opt-out clauses, the New York Yankees tend to opt in. They aren't always happy about it. They don't always do it right away. But when Alex Rodriguez opted out of his deal during the 2007 World Series, the Yankees turned...Show More Summary
Alex Rodriguez hasn’t made a decision as to whether or not he’ll be a studio analyst for Fox Sports or ESPN during the upcoming MLB regular season. But the former New York Yankees third baseman and three-time American League MVP may still be on television sometime before baseball’s postseason. Show More Summary
When big-named athletes nab TV gigs, those jobs are usually analysts or commentators, but former New York Yankee Alex Rodriguez has something else in the...
As part of “Winter Warm-Up 2017,” several young Yankees and a few veterans will serve up sandwiches, visit senior centers and make phone calls to season ticket holders.
On Monday afternoon, the new face of the New York Yankees just so happened to also be the new face behind the counter at Bullpen Deli.
The commissioner of Major League Baseball and the president of the New York Yankees met with Donald Trump ahead of him being sworn in as president.
The New York Yankees remain a team in flux, heading into spring training with a roster that could contend—or fall short of the playoffs for the fourth time in the past five years. Veterans like Brian McCann (traded) and Mark Teixeira (retired) are gone, replaced by youngsters who are big on upside—but light on experience. Show More Summary
It's not easy to do what the New York Yankees have done. It's even tougher to do what they have to do next. In this era in which total rebuilds are all the rage and tanking is rewarded, the Yankees rebuilt their farm system without also...Show More Summary
Former New York Yankees SS Derek Jeter and supermodel Hannah Davis jumped the broom and got married back in July of 2016. Recently, Jeter and the wife were out to eat when a fan complimented Hannah on how beautiful she looked. Flattery will get you far and it certainly was appreciated by Jeter, because he paid […]
After a lengthy dispute that actually helped the New York Mets beat the New York Yankees in the ratings for the first time, YES Network is finally back on Comcast. Normally the way these things work in carriage disputes is that deadlines force a deal to be done. Show More Summary
The calendar may have flipped to 2017, but we're still a couple of cold months away from baseball. That's actually good news (hear me out) for many MLB clubs with unfinished items on their to-do lists. Like, say, the New York Yankees,...Show More Summary
Move over, A-Rod. It’s E-Rod’s turn to impress with a bat. Don’t know who “E-Rod” is? Why, it’s Ella Rodriguez, the daughter of retired New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez. The young girl did her best impression of her dad on Wednesday, sending a whiffle ball to the sky and flipping her bat as she […]
Nobody can fault the New York Yankees if they’re getting cold feet with their plan to take the long way back to success, but the best advice for them right now is to stay the course. That would involve not making a trade for Chicago White Sox left-hander Jose Quintana. Show More Summary
Although closer Aroldis Chapman helped deliver the Chicago Cubs a World Series title last season, he delivered a parting shot Friday after his return to the New York Yankees became official. The Cuban superstar told reporters he wasn't...Show More Summary
The New York Yankees are rebuilding. They're also trying to win. That's how it works in the Bronx. Those aren't mutually exclusive goals. Last season, the Yankees sold at the trade deadline and restocked a farm system that Bleacher Report's Joel Reuter subsequently ranked No. Show More Summary
It looks as the though the New York Yankees' offseason spending could remain dormant for the rest of the winter, however, veteran outfielder Brett Gardner's name has emerged in trade talks. Continue for updates. Yankees Shopping Gardner Tuesday, Dec. Show More Summary