Latest Brian Cashman News

Major League Baseball work stoppage almost certain on Dec. 2

Oct. 24, 2021 17:44 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Baseball’s ninth work stoppage and first in 26 years appears almost certain to start Dec. 2, freezing the free-agent market and threatening the start of spring training in February. Negotiations have been taking place since last spring, and each side...

Boone returns on 3-year contract, Yankees demand success

Oct. 19, 2021 14:07 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Boone will be back with the New York Yankees next year, their first manager since Miller Huggins in 1922 to return for a fifth season after failing to win a title during his first four. “A manager is only as good as the players he’s got,”...

After another flop, flawed Yankees face uncertain offseason

Oct. 06, 2021 13:09 PM EDT

The New York Yankees’ 12th consecutive season of failure had just ended, and Aaron Boone made an obvious yet stunning admission. “The league’s closed the gap on us. We got to get better. We got to get better in every aspect,” the manager said. ...

Yankees knocked out early by rival Red Sox at Fenway

Oct. 06, 2021 00:56 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Gerrit Cole and the New York Yankees took a winding route into the AL wild-card game, squeezing in on the final day of a tumultuous season. As their ace pitcher flopped on the Fenway Park mound, not even an appearance by Boston heartbreaker Bucky Dent...

Yankees' Voit: 'I deserve to play just as much' as Rizzo

Aug. 17, 2021 23:23 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees slugger Luke Voit isn't ready to step aside at first base when three-time All-Star Anthony Rizzo comes off the COVID-19 injured list. “I deserve to play just as much as he does,” Voit said after driving in the decisive runs in both ends of a...

Yanks lefty Montgomery joins Cole on sideline with COVID-19

Aug. 03, 2021 17:46 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Yankees left-hander Jordan Montgomery tested positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday, a day after fellow starter Gerrit Cole was sidelined by the virus. General manager Brian Cashman revealed Montgomery’s positive test during a radio interview before...

Not left out: Yankees get big lefty bats with Gallo, Rizzo

Jul. 29, 2021 22:43 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Desperate for a powerful, left-handed bat to park balls in the short porch at Yankee Stadium, the New York Yankees got two of them. Hours after announcing their trade to acquire All-Star slugger Joey Gallo from Texas, the playoff-chasing Yankees worked...

Left turn: Boone says Yankees 'a lot better' with Gallo

Jul. 29, 2021 18:37 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Yankees have answered questions about how they would proceed heading into Friday's trade deadline. They are big-time buyers. All-Star slugger Joey Gallo's trade to New York from the Texas Rangers was completed...