Yankees' Luis Severino need elbow surgery, will miss season

Baseball / MLB Feb 26, 2020

Yankees' Luis Severino need elbow surgery, will miss season

Luis Severino will miss the season with an elbow injury that requires Tommy John surgery, and the New York Yankees' rotation no longer looks all that imposing. New York announced Tuesday that the 26-year-old right-hander has a partially torn ulnar collateral ligament, a development that ...

Yankees' Luis Severino shut down with sore right forearm

Baseball / MLB Feb 21, 2020

Yankees' Luis Severino shut down with sore right forearm

New York Yankees right-hander Luis Severino has been shut down from throwing for the second consecutive spring training, this time because of right forearm soreness. Severino, who turned 26 on Thursday, was sidelined until the final weeks of the regular season last year. Yankees manager Aaron ...

'Pine Tar Game' items headed to auction later this month

Baseball / MLB Feb 11, 2020

'Pine Tar Game' items headed to auction later this month

Nearly three decades ago, Kansas City Royals star George Brett raced out of the visiting dugout at Yankee Stadium and got in the face of rookie umpire Tim McClelland, instantly transforming what had been a run-of-the-mill regular-season game in mid-July into an iconic moment ...

Masahiro Tanaka says Astros cheated Yankees out of 2017 World Series

Baseball / MLB Feb 11, 2020

Masahiro Tanaka says Astros cheated Yankees out of 2017 World Series

Masahiro Tanaka feels cheated by the Houston Astros. Tanaka's Yankees lost to the Astros in a seven-game American League Championship Series in 2017. MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred found the Astros broke rules against electronic sign stealing in 2017, including during the postseason. "Yeah, I do feel ...

Yankees fire longtime pitching coach Larry Rothschild

Baseball / MLB Oct 29, 2019

Yankees fire longtime pitching coach Larry Rothschild

Larry Rothschild has been fired as the New York Yankees' pitching coach after nine seasons. New York announced his departure Monday, nine days after the team was eliminated by Houston in the AL Championship Series. The Yankees decided it was time for a new voice ...

Baseball / MLB Apr 2, 2019

Yankees minor leaguer Gosuke Kato called up to Triple-A

Gosuke Kato has been promoted to Triple-A for the first time since signing a minor league contract with the New York Yankees in 2013. The 24-year-old second baseman is expected to play for Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, the Yankees' Triple-A affiliate, when the farm team starts its season ...