YANKEES RUMORS & GOSSIP

Yankees injury updates: Latest on Greg Bird, Aroldis Chapman, Jacoby Ellbsury

Yankees manager Joe Girardi offered injury updates on Greg Bird, Aroldis Chapman and Jacoby Ellsbury. The cavalry could be on its way back for the first-place jgiglio@njadvancemedia.com. Follow him on Twitter @JoeGiglioSports. Find NJ.com on Facebook.">Yankees. Prior to Friday's series opener against the Oakland Athletics, Yankees manager...
Via NJ.com
1 hour ago

Yankees don superhero gear for HERO Week kids event

The New York Yankees are in the midst of the organization’s annual HOPE Week and on Thursday several players donned superhero costumes to help lift the spirits of some children battling pediatric brain cancer during an event at Yankee Stadium. The rundown of the costumed Yankees, as noted by Cut4:CC Sabathia as Superman Masahiro Tanaka as Michelangelo (a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Flawed New York Yankees Providing Hope Now And For The Future

When it comes to the New York Yankees, a season really does make all the difference. The 2017 Yankees come with plenty of flaws but that hasn’t stopped them from captivating their fans while providing hope all along the way. The 2016 New York Yankees finished the season with a record of 84-78. Coming into last season the Yankees faced several questions but there was a tint of hope...
Via The Sports Daily
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Yankees' Clint Frazier tinkering with swing? (VIDEOS)

Looks like the top prospect has found a fix Looks like Clint Frazier has made a bit of a change. When the Yankees traded for Frazier, their current top outfield prospect, last season, he talked about making a few adjustments to his swing with Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre's hitting coach. He also struggled. In 25 games, Frazier hit just...
Via NJ.com
9 hours ago

Imagining the Yankees' lineup with Gleyber Torres

It may not be long until the New York Yankees welcome Gleyber Torres to Yankee Stadium. Here's what the lineup might look like. Hint: It's not great news for Chase Headley Yankees center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury scores a run against the Tampa Bay Rays during the second inning at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla., on May 21, 2017. (Kim Klement | USA TODAY...
Via NJ.com
11 hours ago

Aaron Hicks’ resurgence makes Ellsbury’s loss less painful

Aaron Hicks didn’t beat out Aaron Judge for the starting right field job in spring training, but the switch-hitting outfielder will receive regular work with center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury on the seven-day disabled list because of a concussion and a sprained neck. Because Hicks has started 11 games in center this season and Brett Gardner...
Via New York Post
13 hours ago

Yankees taking big hit in ticket revenue despite hot start

The Yankees boast the American League’s second-best record and some of the game’s most exciting, young players. Yet the team’s financial fortunes remain much more murky, with stagnant ticket sales and the embarrassing nightly scene of empty, high-end seats all around Yankee Stadium. The team is on pace to finish the season with a mind-blowing...
Via New York Post
15 hours ago

Mateo paces Tampa Yankees in doubleheader

Ian Anderson rewarded the Braves' trust in him on Thursday against Augusta, as he rebounded from what had been a shaky month of May to set a career high with 11 strikeouts over six scoreless innings in his best professional start.
Via Yankees.com
16 hours ago

The bullpen deserves a lot of credit for New York Yankees’ success

The New York Yankees’ bullpen has been stellar, in particular; the backend has been lights out. With Aroldis Chapman on the disabled list, Dellin Betances has taken over the closer role as Adam Warren and Tyler Clippard currently man the seventh and eighth innings, respectively. These men have been so dominant that the Yankees currently hold a 24-0 record when leading through eight...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Austin Romine on Jordan Montgomery's pitching performance

Austin Romine on Jordan Montgomery's pitching performance/
Via YES Network
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Gleyber Torres promoted to Triple-A

Gleyber Torres promoted to Triple-A.
Via YES Network
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Luis Severino and the Yankees shut down the Royals

Joe Girardi, Didi Gregorius and Luis Severino talk about a New York Yankees shutout over the Kansas City Royals behind Severino's strong eight innings at Yankee Stadium on Wednesday night.
Via SNY
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Reds’ speedster Billy Hamilton scores go-ahead run from first on single to left field

Cincinnati Reds’ center fielder Billy Hamilton is known for his remarkable speed, especially on the basepaths, and he showed that off in amazing fashion Wednesday night. With the Reds trailing the Cleveland Indians 3-2 in the top of the ninth, Arismendy Alcantara on third and Hamilton on first, and Cody Allen pitching for Cleveland, Hamilton took off with the pitch and Zach Cozart...
Via The Comeback
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jacoby Ellsbury diagnosed with concussion after crashing into wall

A great catch forced New York Yankees center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury to leave Wednesday’s game and may land him on the disabled list.During the top of the first inning, Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar hit a fly ball to center field that sent Ellsbury racing towards the wall. Ellsbury reached up to make a one-handed catch just before crashing into the fence. Here’s video of the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Joe Girardi has interesting reason why no medical scans for Masahiro Tanaka

New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi gave a unique answer when the media asked him about Masahiro Tanaka. The question was raised about whether the team had sent him for any “scans” to see if anything was wrong with him health wise considering his recent regression.“There isn’t,” Girardi said, per Newsday’s Eric Boland. “You just don’t scan people, you just don...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Yankees discuss Manchester bombing after pregame ceremony

The New York Yankees on Tuesday night joined the chorus of countless tributes and messages of mourning over the terrorist bombing in Manchester earlier this week.Prior to Tuesday's game against the Kansas City Royals at Yankee Stadium, a moment of silence was held to mourn the victims of the attack, with public address announcer Paul Olden referencing Monday’s “heinous and cowardly”...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees honor victims of Manchester bombing attack by playing 'God Save The Queen'

The sports world has offered thoughts and support to victims of Monday night’s bombing attack at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, with stars like Manchester City’s Yaya Touré stepping forward with donations. The support has crossed the Atlantic. One of the more interesting stateside examples comes from the New York Yankees, who played the United Kingdom’s...
Via The Comeback
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Michael Pineda on his win over the Royals

Michael Pineda on his win over the Royals.
Via YES Network
3 days ago  |  Discuss

The Yankees are honoring Aaron Judge with his own section of seats

Rookie outfielder Aaron Judge is doing some unreal things for the Yankees this season. Through 39 games, the 25-year-old behemoth is hitting .321/.421/.707 with an MLB-best 15 home runs and 30 RBI. (And that’s despite hitting just one home run in the last week.) Even though Judge’s power has tapered off a bit recently, the Yankees found a way to honor him by installing “The...
Via The Comeback
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Aaron Judge gets new fan section of Yankee Stadium named after him

Aaron Judge is a rising superstar, and the Yankees, who have seen numerous stars come and go in franchise history, are well aware of that fact. They also seem to be embracing it, and are beginning to make efforts to send a message that he could be the face of the team going forward. Both the Yankees and the New York media have already used and exhausted “Judge” in every headline...
Via The Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees honor Aaron Judge with ‘The Judge’s Chambers’ seats

Aaron Judge has taken the baseball world by storm in 2017. His New York Yankees are certainly not missing the chance to take advantage of their latest phenomenon. The team has sectioned off a small portion of seats at Yankee Stadium appropriately named “The Judge’s Chambers.” While similar puns have been made, we have to give the Yankees credit for creativity. Judge has been...
Via Sportsnaut
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Aaron Judge gets special fan section at Yankee Stadium

The New York Yankees are wasting little time with their marketing efforts for emerging star Aaron Judge.The Yankees have created a special fan rooting section for Judge called “The Judge’s Chambers.” The area features three rows of seats surrounded by wood paneling like a jury box. It can seat 18 people. Judge, who has clubbed 15 home runs this season, thinks it’s a cool...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Yankees: What has happened to Masahiro Tanaka?

The New York Yankees have had a successful first quarter of their 2017 season, but one key contributor has not performed up to his high expectations thus far.  Masahiro Tanaka currently holds a 6.56 earned run average, with 35 runs surrendered in just 48 innings across nine starts.  His fielding independent pitching numbers do not paint a better picture, as his 6.07 FIP show that...
Via isportsweb.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Yankees: Time to Take Masahiro Tanaka’s struggles seriously

The month of May has certainly not been kind to New York Yankees top-line starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka. He currently has a 2-2 record in the month, to go along with a not-so-dazzling 10.50 ERA. This disastrous month has, without a doubt, been a surprise to all involved with the Yankees organization. When Tanaka threw a complete game shutout against the Boston Red Sox on April...
Via isportsweb.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Joe Girardi covers home plate with dirt after ejection

After being ejected, Joe Girardi got his moneys worth prior leaving the field and heading back to the clubhouse.During the fifth of Saturday’s game, with the Yankees trailing 9-4, Girardi was ejected after a heated discussion with home plate umpire Scott Barry. Girardi then went over to home plate and proceeded to cover it with dirt. Take a look for yourself. To add to an already...
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>


Yankees News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

The 'More like Whiffer, Texas Ranger...amirite?' quiz

Stanley Cup Final: A David vs. Goliath matchup that's not as lopsided as it may appear

Manu Ginobili gave life to the San Antonio Spurs

The Rewind: Vince Carter's graduation day celebration that wasn't

The 10 best sports docs available for streaming

Kicking It: East is East, and West is West

Three Up, Three Down: Some surprises way out (NL) West

The 'Let's go to the videotape!' quiz

Why the Indianapolis 500 is called 'the greatest spectacle in racing'

The 'Farewell to the Manu, the Myth, the Legend' quiz

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker