Latest George Steinbrenner News

Pirates manager Shelton utilizes Steinbrenner influence

Mar. 27, 2022 15:09 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Pittsburgh Pirates manager Derek Shelton's first managerial job as a 29-year-old was unlike any other in the rookie leagues — New York Yankees owner George Steinbrenner was a regular at his home games. Talk about learning how to handle pressure. ...

Is winning the offseason worth it? Depends on the year

Mar. 24, 2022 02:06 AM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — George Steinbrenner and the New York Yankees once made a habit of winning the offseason. Not coincidentally, they won a lot of titles, too. It hasn’t happened since 2009, when splashy signings CC Sabathia and Mark Teixeira helped New York “buy” its 27th...

MLB spring camps open, Bieber in Guardians gear, Vlad Jr set

Mar. 11, 2022 19:07 PM EST

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Carson Kelly and manager Torey Lovullo shared a hug, a grin and a few slaps on the back under the bright blue sky that the Cactus League is known for providing. The bickering is over. Baseball is back. A day after...

O'Neill honored 21 to join Ruth's 3, Gehrig's 4, Yogi's 8

Feb. 24, 2022 00:43 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Traded to New York by Cincinnati in November 1992, Paul O'Neill walked out to Monument Park at old Yankee Stadium. “The first thing you look is for Babe Ruth and then you see Lou Gehrig,” O'Neill recalled, “and then all of a sudden you kind of graduate to the...

New York Yankees to retire Paul O'Neill's No. 21 on Aug. 21

Feb. 22, 2022 10:53 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Paul O'Neill's No. 21 will be retired by the New York Yankees — on Aug. 21. The Yankees said Tuesday they will hold Paul O'Neill Day ceremonies before that day's game against Toronto — assuming the lockout ends and the 2022 season is played. ...