YANKEES RUMORS & GOSSIP

New York Yankees trade rumors: Starters on the move?

As the August 1 MLB non-waiver trade deadline approaches, there is a hungry market for starting pitching. The Yankees, who have already traded closer Aroldis Chapman for a very solid return, can be sellers. On Tuesday, the Yankees optioned lefty relief pitcher Chasen Shreve to triple-A Scranton after recalling starting pitcher Luis Severino, making it even more likely that they are...
Via isportsweb.com
35 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Who will Yankees trade before deadline? | Video mailbag

Yankees beat reporter Brendan Kuty answers your questions before Tuesday's trade deadline
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38 minutes ago

Yankeemetrics: Raise or lower the white flag?

No Chapman, no problem Despite making their first significant “sell” trade-deadline move in more than two and a half decades, the Yankees continued to remain on the fringes of the playoff race with a 2-1 win over the Astros on Monday. With the win, the Yankees moved to three games above .500 for the first time this season. This is the deepest into the season they’ve gone without...
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48 minutes ago

WATCH: CC Sabathia on how much he watches video

CC Sabathia on how much he watches video.
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10 things to know about Yankees prospect Rashad Crawford, who has Hank Aaron connection

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4 hours ago

Heyman: The chances the Yankees trade Andrew Miller

There are continuing Andrew Miller rumors, but people around the league suggest they’d be surprised if the New York Yankees were to trade Miller. General manager Brian Cashman got his way in trading Aroldis Chapman, but higher-ups seem to believe they don’t want to risk diminishing their team for 2017 and ’18, too. “No chance,” […] The post Heyman: The chances the Yankees...
Via Today's Knuckleball
5 hours ago

What the Yankees must do before trade deadline

A step-by-step guide for Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner
Via NJ.com
6 hours ago

'Disappointed' Tanaka has off night in Houston

Masahiro Tanaka has been somewhat of a road warrior for the Yankees this season, but his last two starts, including Wednesday night's 4-1 loss to the Astros, haven't shown it.
Via Yankees.com
12 hours ago

Yankees flub chance to climb up in AL East with frustrating loss

HOUSTON — A large green scoreboard with white letters and numbers in left field was impossible to ignore for the Yankees on the field and in the dugout. And when the results from Baltimore, Toronto and Boston were posted the Yankees understood what their game against the Astros meant. A victory would allow the Yankees...
Via New York Post
13 hours ago

Yankees intent on moving Ivan Nova before deadline

The Yankees’ trade priority was Aroldis Chapman. He was a free agent at the end of this season who did not want to negotiate an extension now and for whom the team felt it could get far more in a trade than it gave up. With that deal completed and with the club playing better,...
Via New York Post
19 hours ago

Logan Morrison says Twitter has run its course for himself, other athletes

LOS ANGELES — Imagine trying to explain Twitter to someone 10 years ago. Think about it for a minute. It's not easy. "It's this thing, where you can only write a couple lines, but then you can quote other people, and there's news streams."It sounds ridiculous, of course we know what's happened the last few years, especially in sports. Twitter has become the de facto route between...
Via FOX Sports
19 hours ago

Roundtable: Who, if anyone, should the Yankees trade?

The trade deadline is approaching, and the Yankees still haven’t figured out whether they are buyers or sellers despite dealing Aroldis Chapman to the Cubs. Should the Yankees hold a fire sale, and trade away nearly every player of value to a contender on the roster? Or, should they hang on to Andrew Miller and Carlos Beltran in the hopes of making the playoffs? We debate...
Via BP Bronx
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Mark Teixeira on his opposite field hitting after the Yankees win over the Astros

Mark Teixeira on his opposite field hitting after the Yankees win over the Astros.
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Should the Yankees hold a fire sale?

As the ground still shakes from the Aroldis Chapman trade, a thought keeps entering my mind: Wow, I can’t believe how poorly I read this market. I penned an article a few weeks back, arguing that a swap of Andrew Miller for Adrian Gonzalez straight up would make sense for both teams, and boy was I wrong. Part of that was defensible; the calculus has changed since then. The...
Via BP Bronx
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Austin Romine on his go-ahead hit against the Astros

Austin Romine on his go-ahead hit against the Astros.
Via YES Network
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Brian Cashman defends A-Rod despite season's struggles

Reports in recent days have indicated Brian Cashman has no intention of releasing the  struggling Alex Rodriguez, despite rumors stating otherwise. The New York Yankees general manager took it a step further during a conference call Monday by going to bat for the soon-to-be 41-year-old designated hitter, praising him for his hard work and dedication. Brian Cashman was...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Game 99 Recap: Return of the Mike

After a brief nap, Michael Pineda is awake. Big Mike dazzled on Monday night in Houston, giving the Yankees a 2–1 win over the Astros in what was possibly his best start of the season. Pineda threw 103 pitches over seven one-run frames, allowing five hits and a pair of walks while striking out eight. The Yankees have won seven of nine, and Pineda has now yielded one run over...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Romine, Pineda, new-look bullpen lead Yanks past Astros 2-1

HOUSTON (AP) Austin Romine hit a tiebreaking double in the eighth inning to make a winner of Michael Pineda, and the New York Yankees' bullpen did just fine Monday night without star closer Aroldis Chapman in a 2-1 victory over the Houston Astros. Hours after New York traded Chapman to the Chicago Cubs, All-Star relievers Dellin Betances and Andrew Miller closed out the Astros...
Via Associated Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Royals want more for Wade Davis than Chapman cost

If you were wondering what the price of relief pitching is on the trade market right now, it’s exceptionally high. According to ESPN’s Jayson Stark, the Royals are taking calls for closer Wade Davis, but if a team wants him they’ll have to pay up. An example of deals the Royals are mulling: A team that asked about Wade Davis said it was told the Chapman package "wouldn...
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Steinbrenner won't allow fire sale, wants to make playoffs

The New York Yankees have dealt Aroldis Chapman, but they aren’t throwing the 2016 season away. According to Joel Sherman of the New York Post, owner Hal Steinbrenner still wants this team to make a push for October. Hear Hal Steinbrenner will look at any trade concepts Cashman gets but will not allow firesale, wants to still try to make playoffs #Yankees — Joel Sherman ...
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Scouting the Prospects in the Aroldis Chapman Deal

I first laid eyes on Gleyber Torres in 2014 at the Rookie-level Arizona League. He was just about a year removed from signing a $1.7 million bonus the year before and, along with Eloy Jimenez, was that summer’s headliner in Mesa. Torres was polished for his age but he was slight of build and his tools were relatively muted compared to some of the other players from the 2013 J2...
Via Fangraphs
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees, Cubs have finalized Aroldis Chapman trade

The New York Yankees and Chicago Cubs are nearing a trade involving Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman. And it could be a larger deal than simply a two-for-one. Cubs reliever Adam Warren and shortstop prospect Gleyber Torres would be part of the trade.  Chapman has been the subject of intense interest as the Yankees seem to be willing to be sellers as the trade deadline approaches...
Via FOX Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Yankees have not discussed releasing A-Rod

The New York Yankees are reportedly hanging on to Alex Rodriguez for the time being. According to Christian Red of the New York Daily News, the Yankees have not discussed releasing Rodriguez with a year and a half left on his contract. The struggling Rodriguez has not had a hit since July 18 and has just four hits in the entire month of July. The Yankees have essentially relegated...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Indians have best deal on table for Chapman

The winning bid for Yankees reliever Aroldis Chapman may be coming from a fellow American League club. According to a report by Bruce Levine of WSCR-AM on Sunday, the Cleveland Indians have the best offer on the table for Chapman. The Washington Nationals are also said to be “very aggressive” in their pursuit of the Cuban. MLB source- the Cleveland Indians have the best names...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Staten Island Yankees to give out 2,500 Tony Reali bobbleheads

There have only been a few broadcasters immortalized in bobblehead form, and it’s even more unusual to see someone who doesn’t call games for the team commemorated this way, but that’s what will happen Saturday night when the short-season A ball Staten Island Yankees host the Tri-City ValleyCats in New York-Penn League action. The Yankees will be giving out 2,500 bobbleheads...
Via Awful Announcing
5 days ago  |  Discuss
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