Categories Archives: NY Yankees

Around the Horn: Phenom fills backstop role

With the start of Spring Training approaching, anticipation is building for the 2017 season. MLB.com will go around the horn to break down each area of the Yankees’ roster, and as Casey Stengel once said, “You’ve got to have a catcher or

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Sanchez among Munson Award honorees

NEW YORK — Gary Sanchez’s historic slugging performance cemented his status as the Yankees’ catcher of the future, and as he prepares for an encore performance in 2017, he will be honored with an award bearing the name of one of the team

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Inbox: How does Judge measure up?

How worried should we be about Aaron Judge’s Major League performance? Do you have any comparisons between how he did in his first 80-plus at-bats and other players who struggled similarly? — Binyamin G., Beit Shemesh, Israel The most concerni

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Yankees bank on youthful look suiting them

NEW YORK — The last several seasons have seen the Yankees attempt to pull off a delicate balance of restocking with younger, more athletic players for the future while continuing to battle with the American League East’s powerhouse competition

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Northwestern rallies for win in Pinstripe Bowl

NEW YORK — Justin Jackson showed up in the Big Apple — big time. The running back set a New York bowl record with 224 rushing yards and quarterback Clayton Thorson executed a come-from behind fourth-quarter drive to lead Northwestern to a 31-2

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Yanks get first glimpse of future in 2016

NEW YORK — For the fourth consecutive season, the Yankees returned to their respective homes without a playoff victory, though an exciting late-season surge offered promise that they will be able to accomplish that — and much more — in t

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Robertson reportedly part of Yanks, Sox talks

Trade talks between the White Sox and Yankees regarding left-hander Jose Quintana have expanded to include closer David Robertson, according to USA Today. The clubs have not confirmed the report. Chicago would be willing to eat part of Robertson’s r

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CC enjoys being regular dad at Christmas

CC Sabathia has been a frequent visitor to Yankee Stadium’s training facility once again this offseason, as he focuses on coming back healthy following a resurgent campaign that saw him post his lowest ERA since 2012. Sabathia said his right knee fe

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