Latest Brian Cashman News

Yankees GM Cashman brushes off Crane’s scandal comments

May. 12, 2022 20:12 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman is brushing off Houston owner Jim Crane's recent comments about the Astros' sign-stealing scandal. Speaking to reporters before New York's series opener against the White Sox on Thursday night, Cashman called Crane's...

Gleyber day: Torres' 5 RBIs lead surging Yanks over Jays 5-3

May. 11, 2022 17:36 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Gleyber Torres sent a fastball soaring, started jogging toward first base and raised his right arm about the time a young boy in the first row of the right field short porch caught the ball on the fly. Torres followed his go-ahead, three-run homer with a two-run...

Yankees were fined $100,000 for improper use of dugout phone

Apr. 26, 2022 17:54 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Yankees were fined $100,000 by baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred for using their dugout phone to relay information about opposing teams’ signs during the 2015 season and part of 2016. The fine was disclosed in a Sept. 14, 2017, letter from Manfred to...

2nd Circuit denies Yanks request in letter unsealing case

Apr. 22, 2022 00:37 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The 2nd U.S. Court of Appeals has denied a request by the New York Yankees to rehear the team's attempt to keep sealed a letter from baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred to general manager Brian Cashman detailing an investigation into sign stealing. In a brief order...

Judge, Yankees fail to agree to long-term contract

Apr. 08, 2022 19:04 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Far apart from the New York Yankees on a long-term deal, Aaron Judge carried through his promise to cut off talks when the first pitch of the season was thrown. “I’m just disappointed because I think I’ve been vocal about I want to be a Yankee for life" he...

No announcements on Judge extension as opening day nears

Apr. 04, 2022 18:44 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — New York Yankees star Aaron Judge and general manager Brian Cashman had no update Monday on a contract extension for the slugger with a potential deadline looming later this week. There was some confusion about the situation after new YES Network analyst Carlos...

Yankees ask entire 2nd Circuit to keep Manfred letter sealed

Apr. 01, 2022 18:30 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Yankees asked all 13 judges of the 2nd Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals to reverse a three-judge panel's decision to unseal a letter from baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred to general manager Brian Cashman detailing an investigation into sign stealing. ...

Yanks should field better, pitching, hitting roughly same

Mar. 30, 2022 16:28 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees should field better this season. Whether they’ve improved on the mound and at the plate remains to be seen. New York’s key moves after its 12th straight unsuccessful season were to trade catcher Gary Sánchez and acquire shortstop Isiah Kiner-Falefa...

Yankees' Judge to get multiyear contract offer, Cashman says

Mar. 26, 2022 17:31 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — New York Yankees star slugger Aaron Judge will soon get a proposal for a long-term contract extension, general manager Brian Cashman said Saturday. “Between now and opening day we’ll make an offer and he’ll obviously receive an offer and all the conversions...

Appeals court orders Manfred letter to Yankees unsealed

Mar. 21, 2022 20:08 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A federal appeals panel has affirmed a lower court's decision to unseal a letter from baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred to Yankees general manager Brian Cashman detailing an investigation into sign stealing. The panel made the decision Monday in upholding the April...