Latest New York Yankees News

From dugouts to pit stalls, Steinbrenner tackles Indy 500

May. 24, 2019 2:38 AM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — George Steinbrenner IV still remembers the feeling of driving down the Major Deegan Expressway and seeing Yankee Stadium, the old ballpark in the Bronx seemingly rising from the horizon. It's the same feeling he experiences when he turns off Georgetown Road, passes through the tunnel...

Yankees use bases-loaded walk to beat Orioles 6-5 for sweep

May. 23, 2019 5:01 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Perhaps figuring that Gleyber Torres and Gary Sanchez were worn out from circling the bases, Yankees manager Aaron Boone wrote out a starting lineup without both sluggers in the finale of a four-game series against the Baltimore Orioles. The benefit of such a move was that both were...

Yankees' CC Sabathia placed on IL with knee inflammation

May. 23, 2019 11:37 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — CC Sabathia's ailing right knee landed him on the 10-day injured list Thursday, although the New York Yankees don't expect the star lefty to be sidelined for long. Sabathia has right knee inflammation, a problem he's been dealing with for a long time. "This is something we know we're going...

Torres hits 2 of Yankees' 5 HRs in 7-5 win over Orioles

May. 22, 2019 11:38 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Playing in a small ballpark against a struggling pitching staff, the New York Yankees went with their most obvious strength to pound out another victory. Gleyber Torres hit two of New York's five home runs, and the Yankees beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-5 Wednesday night to secure their...

Stanton has another injury setback, Gregorius progressing

May. 22, 2019 6:02 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The New York Yankees will have to wait a little longer for the return of the Giancarlo Stanton. The outfielder took a step back in his return from arm injuries and won't play in any rehabilitation games for seven to 10 days because of left calf tightness. Shortstop Didi Gregorius moved...

Frazier 2 HRs, 5 RBIs carry Yankees past Orioles 11-4

May. 21, 2019 11:18 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — The New York Yankees have climbed into first place in the AL East in spite of a myriad of injuries and partially because the front end of their schedule is loaded with games against the Baltimore Orioles. Clint Frazier homered twice and had a career-high five RBIs, Gary Sánchez...

APNewsBreak: Yanks, Red Sox play on artificial turf London

May. 21, 2019 6:57 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The traditional rivalry between the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox will take a radical twist when they meet in London next month: They will play on artificial turf for the first time in more than 2,200 games over a century. Major League Baseball has access to Olympic Stadium for 21...

Sánchez homer caps Yankees comeback in 10-7 win over Orioles

May. 20, 2019 11:41 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Late in the game with the outcome still not quite decided, the New York Yankees played up to their reputation. At the same time, the Baltimore Orioles put all their youth and inexperience on full display. Gary Sánchez hit a three-run homer in the ninth inning to cap a New York rally...

LEADING OFF: Germán vs Orioles, Kershaw at Rays

May. 20, 2019 10:27 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors Tuesday: LOOKING FOR SIX Yankees right-hander Domingo Germán (8-1, 2.50 ERA) seeks to win his sixth consecutive start on Tuesday night against the last-place Orioles. The major league leader in victories, Germán has a chance to join Tommy John (1979), Herb...

Yanks' Gregorius plays for 1st time since Tommy John surgery

May. 20, 2019 8:49 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius played five innings of defense and went 2 for 4 with a walk Monday at extended spring training in his first game action since Tommy John surgery on Oct. 17. "It was good," Gregorius said. Outfielders Giancarlo Stanton and Aaron Judge also took...