Latest Aaron Boone News

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...

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...

Gardner, Yankees take advantage of walks, rout Rays 13-5

May. 19, 2019 6:46 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — In a season they never quite envisioned, the New York Yankees broke loose for their biggest inning of the year in a way they didn't imagine. Brett Gardner homered early, then got two hits during a seven-run burst in the sixth inning fueled by five walks that sent the Yankees past the Tampa...

Didi Gregorius projected to return to Yankees next month

May. 18, 2019 2:02 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Didi Gregorius is projected to return to the New York Yankees next month, a faster recovery from Tommy John surgery than expected. Gregorius is scheduled to play shortstop on Monday at extended spring training in Tampa, Florida, his first game action since surgery on Oct. 17 to replace a...

Sabathia shouts insults at Rays, Yanks rally in 9th to win

May. 18, 2019 1:09 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — CC Sabathia shouted salty insults at the Tampa Bay Rays and said he tried to hit one of their batters. A little while later, it was Gio Urshela who had the last word for the New York Yankees. Urshela's RBI single capped a three-run rally in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the surging...

3 generations of Harbaughs make 1st visit to Yankee Stadium

May. 18, 2019 12:49 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Jim Harbaugh is in a New York sports state of mind this weekend. Michigan's football coach visited Yankee Stadium for the first time Friday, joined by his father and 6-year-old son to watch the Bronx Bombers take on the Tampa Bay Rays with first place at stake in the AL East. After that,...