Latest Brian Cashman News

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...

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...

Germán wins again, Yanks top Twins 4-1 in rain-stopped game

May. 5, 2019 9:21 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Domingo Germán already possessed an impressive fastball, curve and changeup. This year, he's added two equally important elements to his repertoire — confidence and concentration. Germán kept delivering on a wet, raw afternoon, tying for the major league lead with his sixth...

Gardner slam lifts Yanks over Red Sox 5-3 for 2-game sweep

Apr. 18, 2019 1:17 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Brett Gardner smiled through the fog left from a gaudy celebration in the New York Yankees clubhouse, part of the new postgame routine that includes the razzle-dazzle of a smoke machine and strobe lights. "I think the idea was to play it after we win big games," he said. This was as big as...

Severino says he hurt lat muscle March 5, not during rehab

Apr. 17, 2019 7:12 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees ace Luis Severino says he hurt his lat muscle warming up before his first scheduled spring training start March 5, though New York's medical staff did not diagnose the injury until April. When Severino first got hurt, the Yankees said the injury was right shoulder inflammation....

Yanks' Betances out 6-7 more weeks, Sanchez to 10-day IL

Apr. 13, 2019 12:03 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees' stunning injury list grew again Friday, and things are only getting worse for a few of the players already on it. General manager Brian Cashman said right-handed reliever Dellin Betances will get a cortisone shot in his right shoulder Saturday, which will keep him out another 6...

Jiménez hits 1st 2 HRs, ChiSox top Yanks in soggy 6+ innings

Apr. 12, 2019 11:32 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Eloy Jiménez hit a pair of thunderous homers on a soggy night in the Bronx, likely the first of many connections for the powerful young slugger. For the New York Yankees, staying above water is getting more difficult by the day. Jiménez hit his first two major league homers,...

Altuve, Correa help Astros rally for 4-3 win over Yankees

Apr. 9, 2019 12:10 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Jose Altuve hit the ball a really long way. Carlos Correa did just the opposite to win the game for the Houston Astros. Altuve homered to the train tracks above left field to get the Astros on the board, and Correa's broken-bat RBI infield single in the eighth inning helped them rally past...

Sánchez hits 3 of Yanks' 7 homers, completing sweep

Apr. 7, 2019 5:49 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Gary Sánchez and the New York Yankees spent much Sunday, the entire weekend really, admiring balls flying out of Camden Yards. Sánchez hit three of the Yankees' seven home runs, their most on the road in more than a half-century, and New York routed Baltimore 15-3 Sunday to...