(Domingo German on the mound – Photo by Jason Schott)
The Yankees got another great performance from Domingo German, who earned his eighth victory, and Luke Voit, who had a three-hit night, to win the nightcap of their doubleheader with the Baltimore Orioles, 3-1, on Wednesday at Yankee Stadium.
Continue reading Game 2: Yankees, Led By German & Voit, Sweep Twinbill From O’s
(Yankee Stadium Wednesday afternoon – Photo by Jason Schott)
The Yankees slugged four home runs to beat the Baltimore Orioles in the first game of their doubleheader on Wednesday afternoon at Yankee Stadium.
This was the fourth time this season they have hit four or more homers, as they also hit four against Baltimore on April 4 and Kansas City on April 20, and against the Orioles on April 7.
Continue reading Game 1: Yankees Win Home Run Derby Over O’s
(Yankees Manager Aaron Boone – Photo by Jason Schott)
On Wednesday, in his pregame comments ahead of the Yankees’ doubleheader with Baltimore, Manager Aaron Boone gave updates on the progress of top reliever Dellin Betances and starters James Paxton and Jonathan Loaisiga.
Below is a report on each pitcher and what the skipper had to say about the progress and their rehabs and what he sees going forward:
Continue reading Updates On Yankees Pitchers’ Returns From Injury
On Tuesday night, the Yankees acquired slugger Kendrys Morales, a first baseman/designated hitter, and cash considerations from the Oakland Athletics in exchange for a player to be named later or cash considerations.
Continue reading Yankees Acquire Kendrys Morales
(Yankee Stadium on Tuesday afternoon – Photo by Jason Schott)
The Yankees announced that tonight’s game against and Baltimore Orioles has been postponed due to the forecast of inclement weather.
Continue reading Yankees-Orioles Postponed Again – Make-Up August 12
(Photo by Jason Schott)
Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge was placed on the injury list on April 21 with a left oblique injury, which he suffered on a swing the day before in the sixth inning of a 9-2 win over Kansas City.
Continue reading Judge Watch: RF “Hasn’t graduated to baseball activities,” According To Boone
(Miguel Andujar – Photo by Jason Schott)
On Monday evening, the Yankees made the announcement that infielder Miguel Andújar would be going back on the 10-day injured list with a right labrum tear a little more than a week after he returned from a lengthy IL stint.
Continue reading Boone: Andujar Decision Coming Soon
The Yankees announced that Monday night’s game against Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium has been postponed due to unplayable field conditions.
Continue reading Yankees-O’s Rained Out: What You Need To Know
Full Count: The Education of a Pitcher
By David Cone and Jack Curry
Grand Central Publishing; hardcover, $28; E-book, $14.99; downloadable audiobook, $25.98 – available Tuesday, May 14
David Cone, a five-time All-Star and a five-time World Champion, is a New York baseball legend, and he tells his story in the entertaining new book, Full Count: The Education of a Pitcher.
Cone’s career spanned two memorable periods in New York baseball history – the exhilarating, never-boring Mets of the late 1980s and early 1990s, and the Yankees dynasty in the late 1990s, which won four World Championships in five seasons. He currently works as an analyst on Yankees games on the YES Network.
Continue reading BrooklynFans Of Books: David Cone’s “Full Count”
The Yankees sent outfielder Mike Tauchman to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre after Sunday’s game in anticipation of the return of center fielder Aaron Hicks.
The Yankees also placed RHP Jonathan Loaisiga on the 10-day I.L. (retroactive to 5/10) with a right shoulder strain, and recalled RHP Chance Adams (#35) from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
Tauchman was a big reason the Yankees are where they are right now, at 24-16, just a half-game behind Tampa Bay for first place in the American League East.
Continue reading Yankees Set For Hicks Return; Send Tauchman Down