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Yanks' Cashman plans to push ahead on Aaron Judge talks

Nov. 04, 2022 18:43 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Brian Cashman is working on a handshake agreement following his contract's expiration and will push ahead with talks aimed at re-signing Aaron Judge. “We’d love to be able to bring Aaron Judge back and have him being able to maintain being a member of this...

Astros' Peña, Tucker, Phillies' Realmuto win Gold Gloves

Nov. 01, 2022 18:42 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Astros rookie shortstop and AL Championship Series MVP Jeremy Peña won his first Gold Glove Award and Houston right fielder Kyle Tucker joined his teammate on the list announced Tuesday before Game 3 of the World Series. The NL champion Philadelphia Phillies...

Hal Steinbrenner plans to have Boone return as manager

Oct. 26, 2022 16:53 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla, (AP) — Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner plans to keep Aaron Boone as his manager. “As far as Boone’s concerned, we just signed him and for all the same reasons I listed a year ago, I believe he is a very good manager," Steinbrenner said Wednesday as he left the...

Judge, perhaps Boone, face uncertain futures after Yanks out

Oct. 24, 2022 02:06 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Judge's future is uncertain. It remains to be seen whether Aaron Boone's is, too. Judge's career in pinstripes might have ended when he made the final out in Sunday night's 6-5 loss to the Houston Astros, who completed a four-game AL Championship Series sweep...

Frankie Montas added to Yankees' roster for ALCS vs. Astros

Oct. 19, 2022 13:17 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Right-hander Frankie Montas, who missed the AL Division Series with a shoulder injury, was added to the New York Yankees' roster for the ALCS against the Houston Astros on Wednesday. Montas hasn’t pitched since Sept. 16 and received a second cortisone injection in...

Judge homers after Yanks drop him from leadoff spot in ALDS

Oct. 15, 2022 21:00 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Aaron Judge has busted out of his fall funk. Dropped from the leadoff spot to No. 2 in the lineup, New York's star slugger — and baseball's home run king — connected for a two-run shot in the third inning of Game 3 of the AL Division series against the...

Cole cruises, Bader, Rizzo bash, Yanks beat Guardians 4-1

Oct. 12, 2022 00:24 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Gerrit Cole dreamed of this moment growing up in California, winning a postseason game in pinstripes at Yankee Stadium. Harrison Bader had a similar fantasy while sitting in the first base seats as a 15-year-old and watching New York’s last championship team. ...

Yanks' LeMahieu may have broken foot, Effross needs surgery

Oct. 11, 2022 16:47 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Former batting champion DJ LeMahieu was left off the New York Yankees' American League Division Series roster against Cleveland on Tuesday and may have a broken foot. “He wanted to give it a go and felt like he could give an at-bat off the bench and handle a...

Guardians expect rowdy Bronx fans for Yanks playoff matchup

Oct. 10, 2022 19:28 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Late and close at Yankee Stadium has a different meaning for the Cleveland Guardians. Their AL Division Series opener Tuesday night will be their first trip to the Bronx since an ugly April series when rowdy fans in the bleachers pelted Cleveland outfielders with...

Yankees star Judge hits 62nd homer to break Maris' AL record

Oct. 05, 2022 07:47 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Aaron Judge took a smooth, mighty swing, then broke into a big smile as he trotted around the bases. Heading home, his teammates backed away, letting him touch the plate alone. At last, the New York Yankees slugger had the American League home run record all...