Tagged: ‘Los Angeles Dodgers’

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...

Ronald Torreyes Makes New York Yankees as Reserve Infielder, Beats Out Pete Kozma
March 30th, 2016 at 7:29 PM
The New York Yankees were looking around the league for a potential backup infielder who could play both shortstop and third base with an emphasis on playing third base and serving as a backup for Chase Headley. ***PHOTO1*** Instead of making a trade for a player or signing a veteran like they...

New York Yankees Named by Forbes as MLB’s Most Valuable Franchise at $3.4 Billion
March 23rd, 2016 at 12:57 PM
Since 1998, one team has ranked on top as Major League Baseball's most valuable franchise as far as total worth goes; the New York Yankees. ***PHOTO1*** On Wednesday, the Yankees will remain in the top spot heading into the 2016 season as MLB's most valuable franchise as they are estimated at $3.4...

Don Mattingly Using Yankees “No Facial Hair” Policy for Miami Marlins in 2016
February 22nd, 2016 at 10:58 AM
25 years ago, Don Mattingly was benched while he was a member of the New York Yankees for refusing to cut his hair. Now, 25 years later and as the new manager for the Miami Marlins, he's using an old rule from the Yankees. ***PHOTO1*** Starting in the 2016 season, Mattingly, whose...

MLB Hot Stove: Braves Sign Ex-Mets’ Carlos Torres; Chose Atlanta Over Yankees, Dodgers
February 10th, 2016 at 8:37 PM
The New York Yankees were trying to land another bullpen arm in former New York Mets reliever Carlos Torres, but for the second time this season, another team beat them to the punch and snagged him away from them. ***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Braves have signed Torres to a minor league deal with...