The MLB trade deadline is on Monday, Aug. 1—a day later than usual since the typical date of July 31 falls on a Sunday this year. One star in Aroldis Chapman was already traded from the New York Yankees to the Chicago Cubs well in advance of the ultimatum on deals. Show More Summary
Including this one, the New York Yankees have been winners in each of the last 24 seasons. That's meant 24 years of buying or staying the course at the trade deadline, as one does when one is a winner. So go figure that doing the opposite before the August 1 deadline is exactly what the Yankees need now. Show More Summary
Lance McCullers struck out 10 in six solid innings, Colby Rasmus broke out of a slump with a two-run homer and the Houston Astros beat the New York Yankees 4-1 on Wednesday night.
The Chicago Cubs made the big splash everyone waits for each year, but the MLB trade rumors market is far from shuttered. Call the Cubs wrangling Aroldis Chapman from the New York Yankees, according to Jon Heyman of Today's Knuckleball,...Show More Summary
We all know that Danny Willett can hit a golf ball… but he apparently can throw a baseball, too. The 2016 Masters champion threw the first pitch at the New York Yankees game on Sunday. Now, I can imagine this is pretty stressful for a non-baseball player. Show More Summary
CC Sabathia allowed just two runs in 6 2/3 innings to get back on track after a tough stretch and help the New York Yankees to a 6-3 win over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night.
Dellin Betances has been with the New York Yankees organization since it drafted him out of high school in 2006, after which he promptly bought a home to share with his family. It's been 10 years, and the 6'8 flamethrower is still with the Yankees, and his family is still with the house...
Since winning the Masters, Danny Willett has taken his green jacket to Wimbledon, thrown out the first pitch at a New York Yankees game and enjoyed the celebrity that goes with being a major champion. Add in fatherhood and it's been a couple of fun months.
The floodgates are now open with one major trade out of the way and likely plenty of more to follow before the July 31 deadline. The Chicago Cubs acquired Aroldis Chapman from the New York Yankees for four prospects Monday, as the team announced on its official Twitter account. Show More Summary
Austin Romine hit a tiebreaking double in the eighth inning to make a winner of Michael Pineda, and the New York Yankees' bullpen did just fine Monday night without star closer Aroldis Chapman in a 2-1 victory over the Houston Astro...
VideoOn Monday, the Chicago Cubs completed a deal with the New York Yankees that will land the North Siders elite 28-year-old closer Aroldis Chapman. The price the Cubs paid was a hefty one and now more than ever, the 2016 season is World Series championship or bust. NEW YORK, NY - [...]
The Chicago Cubs have acquired hard-throwing reliever Aroldis Chapman in a trade with the New York Yankees, giving the NL Central leaders a boost as they try for their first World Series title in more than a century.
The New York Yankees are officially trade-deadline sellers. They announced as much by shipping hard-throwing closer Aroldis Chapman to the Chicago Cubs on Monday, per Jon Heyman of Today's Knuckleball. It's an unfamiliar position for...Show More Summary
The 2016 MLB trade deadline is Aug. 1, which leaves a bit of time for trade chatter to circulate before the biggest deals go down. At the center of the current buzz are several pitchers with varying roles. New York Yankees flamethrower closer Aroldis Chapman is in the process of changing teams. Show More Summary
The Yankees hit a home run with the Aroldis Chapman trade. Read on for why!
Theo Epstein and the Chicago Cubs have been one of the most aggressive teams in trade talks over the last couple of weeks and they are looking to bolster their World Series chances. At 59-38 on the season, the Cubs are one of the best teams in baseball. Show More Summary
Several months after signing him to a one-year, $11 million deal, the New York Yankees reportedly traded closer Aroldis Chapman to the Chicago Cubs on Monday, according to Today's Knuckeball's Jon Heyman. Jayson Stark of ESPN confirmed...Show More Summary
The New York Yankees are reportedly interested in trading starting pitcher Ivan Nova, according to ESPN's Buster Olney, who cited rival executives Monday. A National League scout told Randy Miller of NJ Advance Media the Yankees would...Show More Summary
Chapman to the North Side.
The Cubs are shipping three players to New York for a Chapman rental. The Chicago Cubs have added an important piece to the back end of their bullpen on Monday, acquiring closer Aroldis Chapman from the New York Yankees in exchange for...Show More Summary