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New York Yankees Believe They Can Re-Sign Aroldis Chapman After 2016 Season: Report
June 27th, 2016 at 11:02 AM
For all of the speculation on where Aroldis Chapman will be traded to at the August 1 trade deadline, maybe the answer is nowhere. Maybe the New York Yankees actually have their long-term answer at closer in Chapman. ***PHOTO1*** Despite every rumor of teams like the Chicago Cubs, San Francisco Giants or...

Yankees’ Mark Teixeira Hits Fourth HR of Season, Ending 74 Day, 174 At-Bat Homerless Drought (Video)
June 26th, 2016 at 8:01 PM
74 days. 174 at-bats. That's how long it has been since Mark Teixeira last hit a home run for the New York Yankees, which is going all the way back to April 13. ***PHOTO1*** Since April 13, Teixeira has been stuck on three home runs for the 2016 season, but on Sunday...

New York Yankees Sign Nolan Martinez, Third Round Pick from 2016 MLB Draft
June 24th, 2016 at 11:33 AM
Heading into this week, the New York Yankees had eight of their first 10 picks in the 2016 MLB Draft signed and ready to go. They got their ninth locked up to a deal. ***PHOTO1*** Nolan Martinez, who had said he would likely sign with the Yankees after graduating from high school...

Yankees’ Mark Teixeira Finishes Rehab at Class-AAA Scranton Going 0-for-4, Set to Return on Saturday
June 24th, 2016 at 9:43 AM
While the New York Yankees were off on Thursday night, their starting first baseman in Mark Teixeira finished up his rehab outing at Class-AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre against Class-AAA Toledo. ***PHOTO1*** It wasn't the best outing for Teixeira in the three games and in his last game for the RailRiders, Teixeira didn't get a...

Los Angeles Dodgers Claim Layne Somsen Off Waivers from New York Yankees
June 23rd, 2016 at 3:37 PM
When the New York Yankees signed Ike Davis to a major league deal last week, the team needed a 40-man roster spot to go along with a 25-man roster spot, so they designated Layne Somsen for assignment. ***PHOTO1*** This week, Somsen was claimed off waivers by the Yankees, as the right-handed reliever...