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Giancarlo Stanton laid down the law to Derek Jeter to force trade to Yankees

Giancarlo Stanton grew tired of the Marlins not trying harder when he was with the club.
Via Big League Stew
48 minutes ago

Giancarlo Stanton is not a fan of the home run sculpture at Marlins Park

If he hates it so much, why did he set it off so many times?
Via CBSSports.com
1 hour ago

Yankees And Red Sox To London? Cheerio The British Bombers Have Arrived

The New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox are nearing and agreement to make their rivalry an international affair. In June of 2019 the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox are going to be playing a two game series “across the pond”. While nothing is yet set in stone, the probable location for the meet is London Stadium. London Stadium has been home to Opening and Closing Ceremonies...
Via Empire Sports Media
2 hours ago

Braves return Rule 5 pick Anyelo Gomez to Yankees

The Braves have returned Rule 5 draft pick Anyelo Gomez to the Yankees, as announced by New York’s official Twitter feed. The 25-year-old right-hander has been assigned to the Yankees’ Triple-A affiliate. Atlanta had originally selected Gomez out of the Yankees’ farm system with the eighth overall pick of last December’s Rule 5 Draft.Gomez owns a 3.24 ERA, 9.3 K/9 and 2.58 K/BB rate...
Via MLB Trade Rumors
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Was Giancarlo Stanton really the splash Yankees should have made?

TAMPA — The Yankees upgraded a strength rather than address a potential weakness in the offseason because they believed Giancarlo Stanton was a better risk at 10 years and $265 million than Yu Darvish at close to half that commitment. “Darvish was never a choice for us, in terms of length [of contract request] with...
Via New York Post
4 hours ago

Yankees' Sonny Gray feels 'best' stuff at perfect time

Getting to skip the 45-minute drive to Lakeland turned out the runner-up highlight to Sonny Gray's day. The Yankees starting pitcher said he felt the best he has all spring after throwing six innings against minor-leaguers at the team's player development complex Tuesday morning. "I felt good," Gray said. "That's clearly the best that I've felt just far, execution-wise, breaking...
Via NJ.com
5 hours ago

New York Yankees: 2018 Season Outlook

This upcoming season is sure to be a great one. There are some new faces, but a majority of the New York Yankees’ team is the same one who was within one game of reaching the World Series. The 2017 was a building block that saw players such as Judge, Didi and Sanchez develop tremendously. In 2017, there was thumbs down from Todd Frazier and also the Toe-night show with my favorite...
Via Empire Sports Media
6 hours ago

The Still-Dominant Closer

Aroldis Chapman was indoctrinated into a proud tradition last season, as dozens of “what’s wrong with [the Yankees closer]” stories were written about him over the Summer. It was justified, of course, considering the workload that he had with the Cubs in 2017, his struggles in the playoffs that year, and his stint on the disabled list – but by the end of the season it was a (somewhat...
Via River Avenue Blues
6 hours ago

WATCH: Will the Yankees target Dallas Keuchel or Manny Machado next year?

On SNY's Baseball Night in New York, the panel looks ahead to next year's free agent class, and discusses who would be a better fit for the New York Yankees next season - Dallas Keuchel or Manny Machado.
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dellin Betances is convinced he’s ready for this now

TAMPA — Dellin Betances is in a good place this spring, both mentally and physically. But that does not mean the eighth inning will belong to him. It’s a new mix-and-match world for the Yankees’ bullpen. Aroldis Chapman is the closer, but the rest is up to the game situation. “Chapman is the closer, but...
Via New York Post
17 hours ago

Jacoby Ellsbury illness could lead to more versatile Yankees

TAMPA — Jacoby Ellsbury was too ill to attend the Boys & Girls Club luncheon on Monday and more than likely will start the season on the disabled list which will create a roster spot for an added pitcher or position player. Ellsbury — suffering from the flu — has healed from the oblique muscle...
Via New York Post
18 hours ago

'Very unlikely' Ellsbury ready by Opening Day

Yankees outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury is not expected to be ready for Opening Day, manager Aaron Boone said on Monday.
Via Yankees.com
23 hours ago

Yankees expect Ellsbury to start season on DL

The New York Yankees expect veteran outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury to start the regular season on the disabled list because of a strained oblique muscle.
1 day ago

New York Yankees Player Preview: Clint Frazier

Clint Frazier is a player who has tremendous talent and can be a star in the MLB. The New York Yankees’ 23-year old outfielder made his major league debut last season and impressed everyone. Frazier, whose nickname is “Red Thunder” provided the Yankees with a spark last season. He showed why the Yankees acquired him for Andrew Miller. Fraziers number’s from last season: AVG, 4...
Via Empire Sports Media
1 day ago

Ellsbury won't be ready for Opening Day

Yankees outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury is not expected to be ready for Opening Day, manager Aaron Boone said on Monday.
Via Yankees.com
1 day ago

New York Yankees: Gary Sanchez prediction — MVP

The Yankee lineup is much talked about heading into the 2018 season and rightfully so. They have upgraded their roster with 2017 NL MVP Giancarlo Stanton to add to a list of homegrown stars in Aaron Judge, Greg Bird, and Gary Sanchez. The roster also includes contributing star Didi Gregorius, Aaron Hicks, and newcomers Brandon Drury and Neil Walker. All but Walker, have been acquired...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

New York Yankees enter slump and cut ties with players

The New York Yankees began the spring with a commanding presence, which resulted in them being one of the leaders in the Grapefruit League. However, the team appears to have fallen into a rut losing five of their last eight games. The Yankees made minor adjustments during the team’s cut-day on Sunday, as Miguel Andujar and Estevan Florial were optioned to the farm system. Injuries...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

AL East Notes: Torres, Pomeranz, Davis, Orioles, McKay

The Yankees will deploy Gleyber Torres in roughly a “50-50” split between second base and shortstop at Triple-A this season, manager Aaron Boone told MLB.com’s Bryan Hoch and other reporters.  Torres has spent the vast majority of his four pro seasons as a shortstop but received some time at second base over the last two seasons and third base in 2017.  One of the game’s top prospects...
Via MLB Trade Rumors
1 day ago  |  Discuss

AL Notes: Morrison, White Sox, Yankees

First baseman Logan Morrison ended up with the Twins, but many expected the Red Sox to pursue him more aggressively than they did. Alex Speier of the Boston Globe has some interesting quotes from LoMo, who smacked 38 homers for the Rays last season but ultimately settled for a meager $6.5 million guarantee with performance escalators and a vesting option. Morrison says he himself...
Via MLB Trade Rumors
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Why the Yankees are the "best-positioned" team in MLB

With a farm system brimming with superior talent, the Yankees are equipped to overcome any setback in 2018, says Mark Teixeira.
Via YES Network
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Why the Yankees cannot mishandle Chad Green

The Yankees are teetering along a very dangerous line, one that long-time fans are all too familiar with. In 2007, 21-year old sensation Joba Chamberlain made his Yankees debut. Strictly a bullpen stalwart, Chamberlain threw 24.0 IP in 19 appearances, finishing the season with a cool 0.38 ERA. The brief stint provided Yankee fans with a glimpse into the career of a budding star,...
Via isportsweb.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Aaron Judge warned about tampering by MLB, Yankees over Manny Machado talk

Aaron Judge got himself and the New York Yankees in a bit of trouble with the powers-that-be in Major League Baseball by making comments about Baltimore Orioles star Manny Machado that could be interpreted as tampering.Judge had an exchange with Machado before Wednesday’s Yankees-Orioles exhibition game, details of which he later revealed to the media. “I told him he’d look good...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
5 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Should the New York Mets sign first baseman Adam Lind?

On SNY's Baseball Night in New York, the crew discusses whether or not the New York Mets should sign first baseman Adam Lind after he was released by the New York Yankees.
5 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Who's on second? New York Yankees bring in Neil Walker

On SNY's Baseball Night in New York, the panel discusses the deal bringing Neil Walker to the New York Yankees, and what impact he will have on the roster.
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Don't forget that the Yankees' bullpen should be filthy in 2018

When looking at how 2017 went from a “rebuilding year” to being one win away from their first World Series appearance in eight years, the New York Yankees did just about everything well.Off the strength of Gary Sanchez, Didi Gregorius, Brett Gardner, and an MVP-caliber performance from Aaron Judge, New York’s team wRC+ of 108 was second to only the Houston Astros. Their .185 ISO...
Via The Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

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