Yankee Prospect Justus Sheffield Gets First MLB Call-Up

Yankee Prospect Justus Sheffield Gets First MLB Call-Up

As has long been promised by Yankee general manager Brian Cashman, top pitching prospect Justus Sheffield has finally been called up, and the move has everyone wondering how they will use the youngster down the stretch, per the MLB’s website. It was…

Aaron Judge puts on BP power show in huge rehab step

Aaron Judge puts on BP power show in huge rehab step

MINNEAPOLIS — To the untrained eye, Aaron Judge looked like he always does during batting practice when he launched ball after ball over walls and took people’s breath away by reaching the upper levels of Target Field on Monday afternoon. Left field,…

MLB suspends Aaron Boone for his angry tirade

MLB suspends Aaron Boone for his angry tirade

Aaron Boone won’t be in the dugout Sunday afternoon for the Yankees’ finale against the Tigers, as the rookie manager will serve a one-game suspension for his epic argument and ejection during Friday’s win in The Bronx. The announcement was made Sunday…

Gleyber Torres has found it again

Gleyber Torres has found it again

Gleyber Torres has rediscovered his first-half self. The Yankees rookie had scuffled upon coming off the disabled list in late July, but is looking more and more like the All-Star he was as the playoff race heats up, with another clutch effort…

The Didi Gregorius problem won’t go away all year

The Didi Gregorius problem won’t go away all year

Didi Gregorius ran lightly for the first time since suffering a bruised left heel on Aug. 20. The shortstop and the Yankees are optimistic he will be able to return to the lineup soon — with the weekend seeming like a possibility….

Yankees’ win in 12 spoiled as Chapman exits with knee injury

Yankees’ win in 12 spoiled as Chapman exits with knee injury

MIAMI — The never-wrong boxscore will show the Yankees beat Derek Jeter’s lowly Marlins, 2-1, in 12 innings on Tuesday night at Marlins Park. That is a fact because Miguel Andujar’s bases-loaded sacrifice fly to left scored Kyle Higashioka from third and…

Gary Sanchez passes key test in recovery from groin injury

Gary Sanchez passes key test in recovery from groin injury

Yankee Stadium’s playing field was a busy place Friday afternoon with injured players and infielders working out. Gary Sanchez and Aaron Judge continued to work back from injuries that have them on the disabled list. Sanchez threw to bases and Judge played…

Aaron Judge is still feeling pain in his injured wrist

Aaron Judge is still feeling pain in his injured wrist

CHICAGO — The Yankees’ hopes that Aaron Judge could begin taking dry swings this week in Chicago won’t be fulfilled. “He is not [ready] yet,’’ manager Aaron Boone said of Judge, who is on the DL with a fractured right wrist. “With…

The balancing act facing a struggling Gleyber Torres

The balancing act facing a struggling Gleyber Torres

BOSTON — Plenty went wrong for the Yankees over perhaps their worst three-game stretch of the season going into Saturday’s game against the Red Sox at Fenway Park. They dealt with injuries, shaky starting pitching and a lineup that was shut down…

Jonathan Holder’s horror show was historically hideous

Jonathan Holder’s horror show was historically hideous

BOSTON — Suddenly, Jose Reyes is only the second-worst New York reliever this week. At least the Mets shortstop got some outs in his pitching debut against the Nationals on Tuesday night. Jonathan Holder’s Thursday night was worse. He faced seven batters…

Subway Series rainout was just what CC Sabathia needed

Subway Series rainout was just what CC Sabathia needed

Sunday’s rainout not only allowed the Yankees to avoid Jacob deGrom, it also gave them a chance to push CC Sabathia three extra days after the left-hander received an injection on his surgically repaired right knee before the All-Star break. “Any time…

Yankees begrudgingly send Brandon Drury back down

Yankees begrudgingly send Brandon Drury back down

BALTIMORE — The first time Brandon Drury landed in the minor leagues this year was because of migraine headaches and blurry vision after being the Yankees’ Opening Day third baseman. After a rehab stint, Drury was optioned to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre because Miguel…

Giancarlo Stanton can now call the Yankees his home

Giancarlo Stanton can now call the Yankees his home

Is there a more arrogant phrase in the entire sports universe than “true Yankees moment?” To be fair, though? You sure as heck know it when you witness one. Welcome to the club, Giancarlo Stanton. With his booming, walk-off, two-run, ninth-inning homer…