John Sterling is best known as the play-by-play announcer for the New York Yankees, but on Sunday he’ll lend his voice to something a (...)
A New York City Council member is set to introduce a bill that that would ban smokeless tobacco from public arenas in the five boroughs.
Highly touted prospect Greg Bird will be undergoing surgery to repair his injured shoulder, causing him to miss the 2016 season.
In the end it came down to a business decision. Manuel Pellegrini, the club’s 62-year-old Chilean manager who guided the team to its (...)
The 2016 season hasn't even started yet, and the injury bug has already taken a bite out of the New York Yankees. And now, they really have to hope it doesn't come back for them again. The day's bad news involves Greg Bird. Joel Sherman...Show More Summary
Gregory Bird represented the next wave of homegrown talent for the New York Yankees. Now out for the season due to injury, the team will, unexpectedly, have to look elsewhere for depth.
New York Yankees first baseman Greg Bird will miss the entire 2016 season due to shoulder surgery. Joel Sherman of the New York Post reported the news. Bird, 23, was expected to compete for playing time at first base with the Yankees' core veterans in 2016. Read more MLB news on BleacherReport.com
The University of Michigan is pulling out all the stops when it comes to National Signing Day. New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and former New York Yankees star Derek Jeter will be on hand for "Signing of the Stars" at the school Wednesday. The event features guest 'celebrities' who will...
Yankees rumors indicate a trade for Jose Reyes was discussed with the Colorado Rockies. These New York Yankees trade rumors stem from the 2015 MLB season, shortly after the Rockies acquired Reyes from the Toronto Blue Jays. A report from FOX Sports states that the Yankees inquired about Reyes in order to make him the... Show More Summary
Of ESPN's first 10 announced Sunday Night Baseball telecasts for 2016, five feature either the New York Yankees or Boston Red Sox. Three feature the Yankees and the Red Sox. You can't blame the television guys, even if neither of those teams has won a playoff game in the last two years. Show More Summary
New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez is heading into the 2016 season with a renewed love for baseball after enjoying a resurgent 2015 campaign that moved him within striking distance of team legend Babe Ruth on the all-time home run...Show More Summary
The Angels claimed middle infielder Ronald Torreyes, who played briefly for the Dodgers last season, off waivers from the New York Yankees on Monday. To make room on the 40-man roster for Torreyes, left-handed reliever Bobby LaFromboise was designated for assignment. Torreyes, 23, who has made...
Aroldis Chapman was involved in a domestic dispute in October, but the lack of evidence forced the State Attorney to advice against filing charges.
Florida prosecutors have decided not to press criminal charges against New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman over allegations that he choked his girlfriend Cristina Barnea and fired eight gunshots in their home the night of Oct. 30, the Associated Press reports. Show More Summary
New York Yankees relief pitcher Aroldis Chapman will not face criminal charges in an alleged domestic violence incident with his girlfriend last October. According to Rafael Olmeda of the Sun-Sentinel, prosecutors in Broward County, Florida, decided not to file criminal charges against Chapman. Read more MLB news on BleacherReport.com
New York Yankees rumors now link the team to outfielder Yoenis Cespedes. Suddenly Yankees rumors indicate the team may want to improve its offense, possibly by signing the biggest name remaining in free agency. A report from CBS Sports hasn’t quelled that chatter either, with a quote from Yankees principal owner Hal Steinbrenner adding his... Show More Summary
Good things come to those who wait. When it comes to cashing in their trade assets, that should be the New York Yankees' guiding dogma. All winter, trade whispers have swirled around Yankees outfielder Brett Gardner and reliever Andrew Miller. Show More Summary
In Chicago, Major League Baseball infielder Starlin Castro was a victim of circumstance. However, after being traded to the New York Yankees on Dec. 8, the shortstop-turned-second baseman should be their beneficiary. There wasn ’t a more criticized athlete on the Chicago Cubs roster than the once-prized shortstop. Show More Summary
Former New York Yankees pitcher Luis Arroyo passed away Wednesday at the age of 88 in his home country of Puerto Rico. According to the Associated Press (via ESPN.com), the pitcher’s daughter said he was diagnosed with cancer in December and died Wednesday. Show More Summary
The New York Yankees acquired Tyler Olson and Ronald Torreyes from the Los Angeles Dodgers for Rob Segedin, per Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal. This is the second move from the Dodgers on Tuesday after they announced they traded Joe Wieland to the Seattle Mariners for Erick Mejia. Read more MLB news on BleacherReport.com