Yankees continue war with umpires during latest win over Indians

Baseball / MLB Aug 18, 2019

Yankees continue war with umpires during latest win over Indians

Again, again and again, the New York Yankees kept hammering away. At the umpires — and the Cleveland Indians, too. Manager Aaron Boone, Brett Gardner and the Yankees threw another severe temper tantrum Saturday, this time in prolonged rants that brought several members of the team ...

Intense Yankees pounce on rival Rays in doubleheader sweep

Baseball / MLB Jul 19, 2019

Intense Yankees pounce on rival Rays in doubleheader sweep

Gio Urshela homered and drove in three runs as the New York Yankees topped the Tampa Bay Rays 6-2 in the opener of a doubleheader on Thursday. Yankees manager Aaron Boone was ejected after directing a profane rant toward rookie plate umpire Brennan Miller. Boone's ...

Braves beat Phillies, capture first division title since 2013

Baseball / MLB Sep 23, 2018

Braves beat Phillies, capture first division title since 2013

Freddie Freeman stood soaked in champagne with music blaring and his teammates jamming in celebration. This was just how the longtime star first baseman envisioned it when the Atlanta Braves began spring training seven months ago. "You could tell after the first week of workouts that ...

Yankees to hire Aaron Boone as skipper

Baseball / MLB Dec 2, 2017

Yankees to hire Aaron Boone as skipper

The Yankees have picked ESPN broadcaster Aaron Boone to succeed Joe Girardi as manager, a person familiar with New York's decision told The Associated Press. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Friday night because the decision had not been announced by the team. Now 44, ...