Latest Jonathan Loaisiga News

Yankees place RHP Loaisiga on IL with strained rotator cuff

Sep. 05, 2021 12:04 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Yankees placed reliever Jonathan Loaisiga on the 10-day injured list Sunday because of a strained right rotator cuff. Manager Aaron Boone said Loaisiga experienced some pain Saturday morning after he surrendered a game-tying homer to Jorge...

Stanton's single in 11th lifts Yankees over Orioles 4-3

Sep. 04, 2021 00:12 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton led off the 11th inning with an RBI single Friday night and the New York Yankees came back to edge the Baltimore Orioles 4-3. Stanton also homered as the Yankees remained 1 1/2 games ahead of Boston in the the race for the first AL wild...

Judge's single sends Yankees past A's for 12th straight win

Aug. 27, 2021 02:01 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The surging New York Yankees keep coming up with timely hits, defensive gems or key pitches to pull off close wins — and now they have their best unbeaten run in nearly 60 years because of all those little things. Aaron Judge hit a tiebreaking...

Stanton, Yankees win 10th straight, cool off Braves 5-1

Aug. 23, 2021 23:27 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — In a historic matchup between two of baseball's hottest teams, the New York Yankees kept right on rolling. Giancarlo Stanton homered and drove in three runs to carry the Yankees to their 10th straight victory, cooling off the streaking Atlanta Braves 5-1...

Rizzo returns to Yankees' lineup, Chapman back in bullpen

Aug. 18, 2021 20:14 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Anthony Rizzo is back in the Yankees' lineup after a bout with COVID-19, and closer Aroldis Chapman also was activated Wednesday before New York's series finale against the Boston Red Sox. Rizzo, acquired in a trade with the Chicago Cubs on July 29,...

Yanks overtake Red Sox for wild card with doubleheader sweep

Aug. 17, 2021 22:43 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — It took the New York Yankees just over six weeks to erase a 10 1/2-game gap between them and the Boston Red Sox. With roughly six more weeks left in the regular season, the longtime rivals are practically in a dead heat — although it sure feels like...

Odor, Cortes help Yankees beat White Sox 5-3

Aug. 15, 2021 20:02 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Rougned Odor hit a two-run homer, Nestor Cortes pitched six solid innings and the New York Yankees beat the Chicago White Sox 5-3 on Sunday. Luke Voit also hit a two-run homer in the ninth for New York, which went 5-1 in the season series against Chicago....

Gallo homers twice, Judge goes deep again, Yanks top ChiSox

Aug. 15, 2021 01:06 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Joey Gallo hit a two-run shot in the 10th inning for his second homer of the game, and the New York Yankees outlasted the Chicago White Sox 7-5 in another back-and-forth thriller Saturday night. Two days after Tim Anderson's game-ending drive lifted...

Yanks' Severino getting MRI for shoulder tightness

Aug. 14, 2021 19:45 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Yankees right-hander Luis Severino will get an MRI on Monday after he was scratched from a rehab start with Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Friday night because of shoulder tightness. An All-Star in 2017 and 2018, Severino missed most of 2019 with...

Yankees COVID-19 outbreak continues as Rizzo tests positive

Aug. 08, 2021 12:11 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Newcomer Anthony Rizzo has become the latest Yankees player to test positive for the coronavirus. Rizzo is the fourth New York player within the past week to be sidelined by COVID-19, joining starting pitchers Gerrit Cole and Jordan Montgomery and...