Yankees manager Aaron Boone 'encouraged' by Aaron Judge's recovery

MLB May 7, 2020

Yankees manager Aaron Boone 'encouraged' by Aaron Judge's recovery

New York Yankees skipper Aaron Boone said he is "encouraged" by slugger Aaron Judge's recovery from a broken rib. During an interview Tuesday with MLB Network Radio on SiriusXM, Boone said the sports hiatus caused by the COVID-19 pandemic has given Judge time to heal. "This ...

Phillies manager Joe Girardi reflects on time with Yankees

Baseball / MLB Mar 5, 2020

Phillies manager Joe Girardi reflects on time with Yankees

New Philadelphia Phillies manager Joe Girardi was back on familiar grounds. Girardi managed at Steinbenner Field on Wednesday night for the first time since he was fired by the New York Yankees following the 2017 season. Girardi's 10-year run as Yankees skipper included New York's last ...

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 ...

Yankees honor Hideki Matsui in pregame ceremony

Baseball / MLB Aug 28, 2018

Yankees honor Hideki Matsui in pregame ceremony

Former New York Yankees outfielder Hideki Matsui attended a ceremony at Yankee Stadium on Monday, celebrating becoming the youngest player inducted to the Japanese Baseball Hall of Fame earlier this year. Before a game against the Chicago White Sox, Matsui walked onto the field to ...