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New York Yankees Officially Introduce Masahiro Tanaka at Press Conference on Tuesday
February 11th, 2014 at 2:26 PM
The wait was finally over, as on Tuesday, media members from all over the world filed into Yankee Stadium to witness the New York Yankees formally introduce Japanese pitcher Masahiro Tanaka. ***VIDEO1*** Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said that today was "Steinbrenner big" for his arrival to the team and also mentioned...

New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman Sets Low Expectations for Masahiro Tanaka; Says He’s Solid No. 3 Starter
February 10th, 2014 at 2:06 PM
On Tuesday, the New York Yankees will formally introduce their fourth prominent free agent of the winter, Masahiro Tanaka, at a scheduled press conference. Tanaka acquired his working visa and arrived in the United States early today and will be introduced to the media and public tomorrow and becomes the latest Japanese...

Brian Cashman, Hal Steinbrenner Tab David Robertson as Closer for New York Yankees in 2014
January 23rd, 2014 at 5:16 AM
When Mariano Rivera decided to end his historic Hall of Fame career at the end of the 2013 season, trying to replace a legend for his position at the closer spot was something the New York Yankees did not look forward to, yet, it was something that needed to be...

New York Yankees Convinced Andy Pettitte Will Stay Retired; Has Shut It Down for Good
December 20th, 2013 at 7:28 PM
Right now, the New York Yankees are in a really desperate need for starting pitching. How desperate might they be? Currently, their rotation is made up of CC Sabathia, who is coming off his worst season in the majors, Ivan Nova, who still remains a mystery, and Hiroki Kuroda, who was...

New York Yankees, Hiroki Kuroda Finalize One-Year Deal
December 6th, 2013 at 11:23 AM
With Robinson Cano now on his way to Seattle, this news may be a bit overshadowed. But while Jay-Z was begging the Mariners to let him "reintroduce himself," the New York Yankees were finalizing a very important one-year deal with starting pitcher Hiroki Kuroda. The Yankees officially made Kuroda, who appeared...

New York Yankees Make 1-Year, $15-16 Million Contract Offer to Hiroki Kuroda: Report
December 2nd, 2013 at 4:11 PM
The New York Yankees have been a very busy team this offseason since the start of free agency as they continue to address needs for their team for the 2014 season.     Brian McCann is locked up at catcher, they want to sign Carlos Beltran to be their next right fielder and...

New York Yankees Have Inquired on Trading for Los Angeles Dodgers CF Matt Kemp: Report
November 25th, 2013 at 2:48 PM
The New York Yankees already made their first splash of the winter when they signed Atlanta Braves catcher Brian McCann to a five-year, $85 million deal this weekend and are still looking to sign other top free agents on the market. Not only are they looking to sign top free agents,...

New York Yankees Unsure If David Robertson Will Be Closer in 2014; Will Look at Market for Options
November 13th, 2013 at 1:21 AM
With the New York Yankees looking to fill a lot of holes and voids left by certain player departures in 2013, the one that might be the most impossible void to fill was the one left by Mariano Rivera, arguably the greatest relief pitcher and closer of all time and...

New York Yankees SS Derek Jeter Remains Confident He Can Return to Form in 2014
October 22nd, 2013 at 3:59 AM
Despite the worst year of his career in 2013 New York Yankees Captain Derek Jeter is excited about this being a "normal winter" for him. The 39-year old shortstop believes his usual winter training program will help round him back into a solid player once again. Jeter himself believed the 2013 season...

New York Yankees’ Brian Cashman: Alex Rodriguez is Irreplacable to Our Team
October 13th, 2013 at 9:11 PM
There is an old saying; "you don't know how good you have something until it's not there anymore." Apparently, the New York Yankees learned this in 2013 when Alex Rodriguez was out for most of the season recovering from injuries. Rodriguez played in all of 44 games last season due to...

New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman Looking to Re-Sign Hiroki Kuroda for 2014 Season
October 3rd, 2013 at 7:46 PM
Up until August, Hiroki Kuroda was one of the best starting pitchers for the New York Yankees, but faded down the stretch, as he ran out of gas and went winless after August 17. Before then, Kuroda was 11-7 with a 2.33 ERA, but following that, Kuroda went 0-6 with a...

Report: Curtis Granderson Looking to Return to New York Yankees in 2014
October 3rd, 2013 at 9:12 AM
One of the toughest injuries the New York Yankees had to deal with in 2013 was Curtis Granderson, who missed 101 games with two separate hand injuries. On the very first day of spring training, Granderson was drilled on the hand, causing it to break and forcing him out until May....

Report: Chicago Cubs Heavily Interested in Hiring New York Yankees Manager Joe Girardi
October 2nd, 2013 at 5:29 PM
It's been widely expected that Joe Girardi would be interested in the now vacant Chicago Cubs managerial job once it opened up due to Dale Sveum being fired this past Monday. On Wednesday, Buster Olney from ESPN reported that after New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman met with Girardi's agent and confirmed...

Report: New York Yankees to Offer Manager Joe Girardi New Contract on Wednesday
October 1st, 2013 at 5:46 PM
The status for New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi is up in the air, as he is currently a free agent manager deciding on his future for 2014. The team has made it known though that they want him back. On Tuesday, Andrew Marchand of ESPN New York has reported that...

Could Brian Cashman Step Away as General Manager of the New York Yankees?
September 27th, 2013 at 9:27 AM
Brian Cashman has been the New York Yankees general manager since the 1998 season and has seen four World Series championships under his command ever since taking the reigns from Bob Watson. ***PHOTO1*** Cashman's routes go even deeper than just 1998, as he started with the team as a 19-year-old intern with...

Report: Alex Rodriguez Expected to Travel with New York Yankees; not Skipping Out on Series Vs. Houston Astros
September 27th, 2013 at 8:01 AM
Even though the New York Yankees are mathematically eliminated from postseason contention, there are still three games left for the Bombers in the regular series, which will be played at Minute Maid Park against the Houston Astros. On Thursday, the New York Daily News reported that Yankees third basemen Alex Rodriguez...

New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman Won’t Try to Talk Andy Pettitte Out of Retirement
September 23rd, 2013 at 5:22 PM
This week, the fans of the New York Yankees will see the final starts of Andy Pettitte's career; the first of two starts which was made on Sunday in a 2-1 defeat to the San Francisco Giants. ***PHOTO1*** With the Yankees playoff hopes fading with each defeat in the final couple of...

New York Yankees’ 3B Alex Rodriguez Accepts Teams Plan, Could Be Back by August 6
July 26th, 2013 at 3:18 AM
The public war of words between Alex Rodriguez and the New York Yankees got pretty ugly this week, especially when the third basemen had a second opinion on his quad, which has kept him on the disabled list a little longer. ***PHOTO1*** Dr. Michael Gross of Hackensack told WFAN this week that...

Alex Rodriguez No-Show at Rehab Game; MLB May Suspend Him for 150 Games
July 14th, 2013 at 12:05 PM
According to multiple reports the New York Yankees are furious with Alex Rodriguez for not reporting to Tampa, Florida for a rehab game Friday night. The track record of missteps by A-Rod continues to be a bone-of-contention between him and the Yankees organization. Rodriguez continues to infuriate his employer with not...

New York Yankees’ 3B Alex Rodriguez Will Begin Rehab Assignment at Class-A Charleston on Tuesday
July 1st, 2013 at 3:00 PM
Alex Rodriguez has officially been cleared by the New York Yankees to begin rehab games in the minor leagues on Monday. The 37-year-old third basemen will report to Class-A Charleston on Tuesday to begin playing in preparation for getting back to the major leagues. ***PHOTO1*** He is expected to play in approximately...