Category: ‘Yankees Spring Training’

Yankees Agree to $40 Million Renovation Deal for Steinbrenner Field; Extend Lease on Stadium Through 2046
April 11th, 2016 at 2:44 PM
On Monday, the New York Yankees made two deals in place with regards to their spring training home in Tampa; George Steinbrenner Field. ***PHOTO1*** The first; the Yankees and the Tampa Sports Authority agreed to a $40 million renovation deal that will be completed before the Yankees commence their spring training before...

Luis Severino K’s Six in Five Innings, Yankees Lose 2-1 to Marlins in Final Spring Game
April 2nd, 2016 at 5:26 PM
On Saturday afternoon at Marlins Park, the New York Yankees had one last tune up game in the spring training against the Miami Marlins before they head north to the Bronx for the start of the regular season. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees put Luis Severino on the mound to make one last spring...

New York Yankees Trade Carlos Corporan to Tampa Bay Rays for Cash Considerations
April 2nd, 2016 at 4:36 PM
With the New York Yankees going with Austin Romine as the backup catcher to Brian McCann, it left Carlos Corporan without a spot on the Yankees, but he didn't have to look very hard for a spot elsewhere in the league. ***PHOTO1*** On Saturday, with 48 hours to go untl the start...

New York Yankees Finalize 25-Man Roster for the Start of 2016 Season
April 2nd, 2016 at 1:00 AM
With the New York Yankees adding Kirby Yates as the final part of the bullpen and the roster, Joe Girardi has finalized his roster for the start of the 2016 regular season. ***PHOTO1*** The roster, without any last second changes, will be: Starting Lineup: C: Brian McCann 1B: Mark Teixeira 2B: Starlin Castro SS: Didi Gregorius 3B: Chase...

Kirby Yates Wins Final Spot in Bullpen for New York Yankees to Start 2016 Season
April 1st, 2016 at 11:48 PM
The New York Yankees had one spot left in the bullpen and with Anthony Swarzak demoted and both Johnny Barbato and Luis Cessa already on the team, it left one man standing for the job. ***PHOTO1*** Kirby Yates, whom the Yankees acquired over the winter from the Cleveland Indians, was told on...