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Happ would like to see Machado join him on Yankees

Dec. 20, 2018 3:08 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Now that he's staying with the New York Yankees, J.A. Happ would like to see Manny Machado join him in the Bronx. "You get any kind of player like that on a team, that would be exciting," the pitcher said Thursday, three days after finalizing a $34 million, two-year contract. Machado, one...

Cashman says Yankees interested in Machado

Dec. 10, 2018 8:20 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Yankees general manager Brian Cashman says he has been talking about Manny Machado with the infielder's agent. New York shortstop Didi Gregorius is expected to miss at least half of next season while recovering from Tommy John surgery, leaving the team in search of an infielder. "I've had...

Yankees claim Bridwell, drop Torreyes from big-league roster

Nov. 26, 2018 4:27 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Right-hander Parker Bridwell was claimed off waivers from the Los Angeles Angels by the New York Yankees, who opened a roster spot by designating infielder Ronald Torreyes for assignment. Bridwell, 27, was 10-3 with a 3.64 ERA in 20 starts and one relief appearance for the Angels in 2017,...

Yankees get Paxton from Mariners for Sheffield, 2 others

Nov. 19, 2018 8:43 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — James Paxton spent the first two months of the 2016 season in the minor leagues after an awful spring training caused his demotion. When he returned to the majors, he quickly emerged as the Mariners' ace, and now the Yankees hope he can bolster the thin rotation that contributed to New...

No. 3 Notre Dame slams Syracuse 36-3 at Yankee Stadium

Nov. 17, 2018 11:03 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The band was an Aaron Judge moon shot away from the field, way up in the right-field bleachers of Yankee Stadium. Still, the Fighting Irish lined up in the end zone/outfield and sang the alma mater — just as they would have at Notre Dame Stadium — after dispatching No. 12...