Subscribe: New York Yankees News
http://partner.mlb.com/partnerxml/gen/news/rss/nyy.xml
Added By: Feedage Forager Feedage Grade B rated
Language: English
Tags:
baseball  catcher  hall fame  new york  new  prospects  season  spring training  spring  top prospects  top  torres  yankees  yanks 
Rate this Feed
Rate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feed
Rate this feed 1 starRate this feed 2 starRate this feed 3 starRate this feed 4 starRate this feed 5 star

Comments (0)

Feed Details and Statistics Feed Statistics
Preview: New York Yankees News

NYY Homepage News



NYY Homepage News



Last Build Date: Sun, 22 Jan 2017 18:51:56 EDT

 



Inaugural 'Winter Warm-Up' proves big success

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 11:46:47 EDT

The concept of the first-ever Yankees "Winter Warm-Up" was to introduce the next wave of players to New York City, franchise history and the fan base with the help of several veteran players. Judging by the turnout at events held throughout the city and the positive reactions from players involved, the idea proved to be a success.



'No Runs DMC' trio honored by NY writers

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 02:57:49 EDT

The Yankees' dominant "No Runs DMC" relief trio was honored one final time on Saturday, as Dellin Betances, Aroldis Chapman and Andrew Miller were recognized with the "Willie, Mickey and the Duke Award" by the New York chapter of the Baseball Writers' Association of America.



On Demand: Kaprielian on journey

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:23:10 EDT

Prospect James Kaprielian chronicles the influence his mom had on his childhood and how her memory has driven him to greater heights.



Baseball world mourns Ventura, Marte

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 13:25:06 EDT

The baseball world mourned the unexpected deaths of Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura and third baseman Andy Marte on Sunday. Ventura, 25, died in a car crash in the Dominican Republic on Sunday. Marte, 33, also died in a separate car crash Sunday in the Dominican Republic.



Around the Horn: Yanks strong up the middle

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:33:12 EDT

With the start of Spring Training approaching, anticipation is building for the 2017 season. MLB.com is going around the horn to break down each area of the Yankees' roster, continuing this week with the middle-infield spots.



Hot Stove Tracker: Free agents and trades

Sun, 1 Jan 2017 11:57:19 EDT

Stay on top of all the offseason moves with the MLB.com Hot Stove Tracker, which updates with the latest free-agent signings and trades.



Eliminating catcher's interferences could be key for Ellsbury

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:28:06 EDT

Jacoby Ellsbury set a Major League record for catcher's interferences in a single season last year. Though it seemed to be an unorthodox way to get on base, Yankees hitting coach Alan Cockrell believes that eliminating those could be key to unlocking better performance from the veteran outfielder.



Steinbrenners stress commitment to Yankees

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 19:37:17 EDT

The Steinbrenner family intends to continue owning the New York Yankees franchise for "eternity," managing general partner and vice chairperson Jennifer Steinbrenner Swindal told the New York Post.



Yankees' Top 30 Prospects list

Sun, 1 Jan 2017 12:05:20 EDT

Who do the Yankees have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for New York's Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.



Betances heading to arbitration hearing

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:49:23 EDT

Dellin Betances and the Yankees are $2 million apart in their contract discussions, and they will have the matter settled in an arbitration hearing next month, general manager Brian Cashman said on Thursday.



Yanks' youth movement gathering more steam

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:50:55 EDT

The Yankees' accelerated youth movement was the talk of Major League Baseball over the final eight weeks of the regular season, as Gary Sanchez, Aaron Judge and Tyler Austin stepped into the lineup and showed what they could do at the game's highest level. James Kaprielian expects that he and a few of the Yanks' promising pitchers will comprise the next wave to make a lasting impression in The Bronx.



Mussina, Clemens see boost in Hall voting

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:08:00 EDT

On an evening when a pair of former Yankees received telephone calls trumpeting their upcoming induction into the National Baseball Hall of Fame, Roger Clemens and Mike Mussina each continued their respective climbs toward a possible date in Cooperstown.



Raines, Pudge, Bagwell elected to Hall of Fame

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:26:45 EDT

Premier leadoff man Tim Raines, Astros slugger Jeff Bagwell and strong-armed backstop Ivan Rodriguez have been elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame.



Posada drops off HOF ballot after one year

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 20:36:54 EDT

A former Yankees catcher was inducted to the National Baseball Hall of Fame on Wednesday, but it was not Jorge Posada, who dropped off the ballot after just one appearance.



Sheffield No. 8 on Pipeline's Top 10 LHP Prospects list

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:42:53 EDT

Leading up to the release of the 2017 Top 100 Prospects list, MLBPipeline.com looks at baseball's top 10 prospects at each position. Here are baseball's best 10 southpaw pitching prospects.



Castro looks to improve, serve as mentor in '17

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 21:31:35 EDT

Starlin Castro said that he experienced some mixed emotions while watching on television as Kris Bryant's throw across the Progressive Field diamond on the evening of Nov. 2, witnessing the ball land in Anthony Rizzo's glove to clinch the Cubs' first World Series title since 1908.



Yankees' future bright with Frazier, Torres

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 21:01:50 EDT

The Yankees top two prospects, Clint Frazier and Gleyber Torres, joined the organization before the Trade Deadline last season. Now, they're both excited to be part of what appears to be a bright future.



The end of Raines' career was noteworthy, too

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 20:24:10 EDT

The end of Raines' career was noteworthy, too



Yankees add depth at first base with Choi

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:31:47 EDT

The Yankees have added some depth to their upcoming first-base competition, signing Ji-Man Choi to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training.



Catcher and the rye? Yankee delights at deli

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 16:23:39 EDT

Catcher and the rye? Yankee delights at deli



Alex Rodriguez set to host 'Back in the Game' show

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 13:12:42 EDT

Alex Rodriguez set to host 'Back in the Game' show



Holder named Pipeline's top defender at shortstop

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 19:27:15 EDT

These days, there may be more value placed on defense and certainly more time spent on evaluating and quantifying it than ever before. When MLBPipeline.com surveyed front-officials as to which prospects stood out most for their glovework, there was no shortage of candidates for out 2017 All-Defense Team.



Sanchez serves sandwiches at Bronx deli

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:18:17 EDT

Gary Sanchez is beginning the new year as arguably the most recognizable player in the Yankees' lineup, which is why the lunchtime crowd at a Bronx bodega seemed so surprised to see the slugging catcher helping out with their sandwich orders on Monday.



Yanks avoid arbitration with Didi, Pineda, Romine

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 18:02:50 EDT

The Yankees agreed to terms with shortstop Didi Gregorius, right-hander Michael Pineda and catcher Austin Romine on Friday, avoiding arbitration, according to reports from MLB Network insider Jon Heyman.



Impressive offseason brings Majors dream closer for Torres

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 12:35:24 EDT

Once Gleyber Torres gets his call to the Majors, any dates with the Mariners figure to be prominently circled on the calendar. The Yankees' touted prospect says that he wants a piece of King Felix.



Around the Horn: Yanks have 1B competition looming

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 10:09:48 EDT

With the start of Spring Training approaching, anticipation is building for the 2017 season. MLB.com is going around the horn to break down each area of the Yankees' roster, continuing this week with the corner-infield spots.



Reloading, not rebuilding: Yanks still dangerous

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 13:24:57 EDT

Are the Yankees rebuilding or reloading? While they may be going with youth, rebuilding teams don't sign vets like Aroldis Chapman or Matt Holliday. The Bronx Bombers are still a dangerous competitor in 2017, and could threaten the Red Sox in the AL East.



Yanks want Severino focused on flexibility

Wed, 11 Jan 2017 12:30:10 EDT

The Yankees are wondering if Luis Severino's increased reps in the weight room may have contributed to his sophomore slump, and they have advised the right-hander to focus more on increasing his flexibility this offseason.



Cashman: Gardner likely to remain with NY

Wed, 11 Jan 2017 08:30:16 EDT

Brett Gardner appears to have once again outlasted the rumor mill, as Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said on Tuesday that he does not anticipate any moves involving a position player before Opening Day.



Spring is in the air: First workout dates announced

Wed, 11 Jan 2017 08:27:47 EDT

Despite the frigid temperatures throughout many big league cities, Major League Baseball's announcement Tuesday of the first workout dates of Spring Training should be enough to warm the hearts of baseball fans everywhere.



Inbox: What position will Torres play for Yanks?

Tue, 10 Jan 2017 09:43:49 EDT

With Gleyber Torres destined to be in pinstripes no later than 2018, does the possibility exist that Didi Gregorius or Starlin Castro could move to third base? Yankees beat reporter Bryan Hoch answers this and more in the latest Inbox.



Around the Horn: Phenom fills backstop role

Fri, 6 Jan 2017 15:19:03 EDT

With the start of Spring Training approaching, anticipation is building for the 2017 season. MLB.com will go around the horn to break down each area of the Yankees' roster, and as Casey Stengel once said, "You've got to have a catcher or you're going to have a lot of passed balls."



A-Rod to take on advisor role at Yanks camp

Thu, 5 Jan 2017 20:20:12 EDT

Alex Rodriguez plans to wear a baseball uniform again this spring, but he will be doing so as a special advisor and not as an active player.



Sanchez among Munson Award honorees

Fri, 6 Jan 2017 10:55:34 EDT

Gary Sanchez's historic slugging performance cemented his status as the Yankees' catcher of the future, and as he prepares for an encore performance in 2017, he will be honored with an award bearing the name of one of the team's all-time great backstops.