Drew Hutchison pitched seven shutout innings, Jose Bautista homered for the fourth straight game and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the New York Yankees 2-0 on Saturday.
The New York Yankees are not a team accustomed to missing the playoffs, and especially not missing them in consecutive seasons. The last time that happened was 1994 at the end of a 13-year drought that led to Buck Showalter being fired as manager. Show More Summary
Jacoby Ellsbury and Chase Headley homered, and the New York Yankees beat the slumping Toronto Blue Jays 6-3 on Friday night.
"General soreness" in his injured pitching arm sends Masahiro Tanaka home to the Bronx as he attempts to come back in time for the playoff races. The Yankees have sent 25-year-old pitcher Masahiro Tanaka back to New York after he experienced...Show More Summary
TORONTO (AP) — Injured Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka is being sent back to New York because of general soreness in his right arm, a setback in his bid to rejoin the rotation this season.
- Masahiro Tanaka is out indefinitely after suffering soreness in his right arm following a simulated game exercise, the New York Yankees announced Friday.
Masahiro Tanaka is out indefinitely after suffering soreness in his right arm following a simulated game exercise, the New York Yankees announced Friday. The 25-year-old Japanese right-hander who signed a seven-year Major League Baseball...Show More Summary
TORONTO (AP) — Injured Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka is being sent back to New York because of general soreness in his right arm.
Masahiro Tanaka is headed home for New York after experiencing what a Yankees spokesman described as "general soreness" in his right arm. Tanaka threw 49 pitches in a simulated game on Thursday in Detroit.
It's not that the Yankees manager lacks choices, it's that he lacks alternatives. On Thursday, Ken Davidoff of the New York Post published a column in which he quizzed Yankees manager Joe Girardi on why Derek Jeter and his.267/.315/.319 averages are batting second. Show More Summary
Alex Avila hit an RBI single off the wall in right field with two out in the bottom of the ninth, giving the Detroit Tigers a 3-2 victory over the New York Yankees on Thursday.
There's no crying in baseball, but nobody would've blamed New York Yankees catcher Francisco Cervelli if he had decided to shed a tear after taking a foul ball to a very sensitive part of his body during Wednesday's game. The Detroit Tigers' Rajai Davis hit a foul ball that could not have wound up in a worse place. Show More Summary
DETROIT (AP) — It was an inning that defied explanation — the New York Yankees banging out hit after hit against one of the best pitchers in baseball.
DETROIT (AP) — The New York Yankees chased David Price with nine straight hits in the third inning, beating the Detroit Tigers 8-4 Wednesday night.
The New York Yankees are currently fighting for their playoff lives, but with a tough road ahead of them some have already begun to focus on what the team will look like in 2015. Rather than looking at the remainder of the 2014 schedule,...Show More Summary
Looking to bolster their organizational depth in the outfield, the New York Yankees signed veteran outfielder Chris Young to a minor league contract on Wednesday. Jon Heyman of CBS Sports first reported the deal, though no terms were disclosed: Young, 30, was designated for assignment by the Mets earlier this month. Show More Summary
Rosters expand to 40 in less than a week. Every team takes advantage of this rule, as it's perfect for teams in the stretch run to gather reinforcements. The New York Yankees are in this category. There are other categories as well. Middling teams can put youngsters in relatively high-intensity situations to see how they fare. Show More Summary
Rick Porcello pitched eight impressive innings to set a career high for victories, and the Detroit Tigers snapped New York's five-game winning streak Tuesday night, beating the Yankees 5-2.
DETROIT (AP) — It's the type of anecdote that sounds like an urban legend: The New York Yankees once sent Derek Jeter and Mariano Rivera down to the minors at the same time?
New York Yankees outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury recorded the 1,000th hit of his career in Monday's 8-1 win over the Kansas City Royals, per MLB Milestones on Twitter. Entering the game with 998 career hits, the 30-year-old outfielder singled off Royals pitcher James Shields to open the contest but then went hitless in his his next two at-bats. Show More Summary