Yankees’ CC Sabathia placed on IL with knee inflammation

Sports 05/23/19, 10:00

New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia has been placed on the 10-day injured list with right knee inflammation.The team announced it Thursday before the finale of the four-game series against the Baltimore Orioles. Sabathia pitched five innings against on Wednesday night and complained about knee soreness afterward.He earned the victory ...

Stanton has another injury setback, Gregorius progressing

Baseball 05/22/19, 16:29

New York Yankees outfielder Giancarlo Stanton took a step back in his return from arm injuries and won't play in any rehabilitation games for seven to 10 days because of left calf tightness.Shortststop Didi Gregorius moved ahead toward a mid-June return when he went 1 for 3 with a walk ...

Yankees activate Miguel Andújar from injured list

Sports 05/04/19, 10:37

Miguel Andújar was activated by the New York Yankees on Saturday and was batting fourth and playing third base against the Minnesota Twins.Andújar missed 28 games because of a small labrum tear in his right shoulder. He had been among 13 players on the injured list.Initially, the Yankees feared Andújar ...

Judge has ‘pretty significant strain,’ will be out awhile

Baseball 04/21/19, 10:14

Aaron Judge has a "pretty significant strain" of his left oblique, according to Yankees manager Aaron Boone, and it will be several weeks before New York can even estimate when the slugger will return.Boone said Sunday that Judge will need to rest and allow the injury to heal. Judge was ...

Leading off: Yanks star Judge hurt, Cubs ace Lester close

Sports 04/20/19, 21:40

A look at what's happening around the majors Sunday:A BENCH FOR THIS JUDGEThe New York Yankees are expected to put All-Star slugger Aaron Judge on the injured list, a day after he hurt his left oblique taking a swing against Kansas City.Cubs starting pitcher Jon Lester makes an offering at ...

Judge hurts oblique, likely to injured list; Yankees top KC

Baseball 04/20/19, 15:39

All-Star slugger Aaron Judge hurt his left oblique while taking a swing and likely was headed to the injured list as the already banged-up New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 9-2 Saturday.Judge homered early, but hurt himself in the sixth inning while hitting a single. He was taken ...

Yankees star Aaron Judge exits early with undisclosed injury

Sports 04/20/19, 14:50

Yankees star Aaron Judge has left a game with an undisclosed injury, exiting after gingerly making his way to first base on a single. There was no immediate word Saturday on his condition. Judge was pulled in the sixth inning after his hit against Kansas City. He had homered in the first ...

Sánchez becomes 12th Yankees player on injured list

Baseball 04/12/19, 12:30

Yankees catcher Gary Sánchez has a strained left calf and became the 12th New York player on the injured list.More than half the Yankees starting lineup is hurt. Sánchez joined outfielders Giancarlo Stanton (strained left biceps) and Aaron Hicks (left lower back strain), shortstop Didi Gregorius (recovering from Tommy John ...

Splash! Rosario, Alonso power Mets to 6-3 win over Braves

Baseball 04/11/19, 22:08

Amed Rosario drove in a career-high four runs, rookie Pete Alonso rocketed his latest homer into a terrace fountain far beyond the center field fence and the New York Mets beat the Atlanta Braves 6-3 on Thursday night.Steven Matz pitched six effective innings to snap the longest streak of no-decisions ...

Another one down: Yanks’ Tulo leaves with strained left calf

Baseball 04/03/19, 16:30

Yankees shortstop Troy Tulowitzki has been pulled from a game with a strained left calf and taken to a hospital for further testing, another blow for the majors' most hobbled club.Tulowitzki fielded a routine grounder in the second inning and popped up in his only at-bat in the bottom of ...

Yankees 3B Andujar optimistic he can return without surgery

Baseball 04/02/19, 18:29

Miguel Andujar is hopeful he can avoid surgery and return to the New York Yankees' lineup this year.The third baseman has a small labrum tear in his right shoulder that landed him on the 10-day injured list Monday along with fellow slugger Giancarlo Stanton, who strained his left biceps. They ...

Judge gives Yanks a scare, but sprawling catch preserves win

Baseball 04/02/19, 03:03

Giancarlo Stanton and Miguel Andujar had already joined the Yankees' long injured list when Aaron Judge sprinted into right-center field and made a spectacular, sprawling grab on Niko Goodrum's hard-hit liner to preserve a two-run lead in the eighth inning.Judge snapped the webbing around the ball as his gloved left ...

Yanks beat Tigers, lose Stanton and Andujar to injuries

Baseball 04/01/19, 22:09

Domingo German overcame control problems on a chilly night to win for the first time since last June, Gary Sanchez and Brett Gardner homered and the banged-up New York Yankees beat the punchless Detroit Tigers 3-1 Monday.Aaron Judge made a sprawling, backhand catch on Niko Goodrum's hard-hit liner after Adam ...

German steadies Yanks with 3-1 win over punchless Tigers

Baseball 04/01/19, 20:45

Domingo German overcame control problems on a chilly night to win for the first time since last June, Gary Sanchez and Brett Gardner homered and the banged-up New York Yankees beat the punchless Detroit Tigers 3-1 Monday.Aaron Judge made a sprawling, backhand catch on Niko Goodrum's hard-hit liner after Adam ...

Yanks’ Stanton on 10-day injured list with strained biceps

Sports 04/01/19, 10:30

Giancarlo Stanton has been put on the 10-day injured list by the New York Yankees because of a strained left biceps.New York announced the move Monday after Stanton went 2 for 8 with seven walks as the Yankees lost two of three in their opening series against Baltimore.The 29-year-old outfielder ...

100-win Yankees limp into season with many injuries

Baseball 03/20/19, 11:05

The New York Yankees open the season with likely baseball's most accomplished injured list.Luis Severino, CC Sabathia, Dellin Betances, Didi Gregorius, Aaron Hicks, Jordan Montgomery and just-about-forgotten Jacoby Ellsbury all start on the sidelines.Still, the Yankees have among the most formidable lineups in the major leagues, a power plant that ...

With Marlins lacking power, Mattingly preaching small ball

Baseball 03/17/19, 14:51

At a time when home runs dominate baseball's offensive strategy, the Miami Marlins are zigging to the long ball's zag.Manager Don Mattingly realizes that if his Marlins are going to score runs, most often they're going to have to do it the old fashioned way — one at a time ...

Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman say knee issues in the past

Baseball 02/28/19, 15:29

New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman says he has recovered from the left knee tendinitis that bothered him during much of last season.Chapman threw 21 pitches during a four-batter simulated game appearance on Thursday, his 31st birthday. The left-hander struck out three, including Giancarlo Stanton, and induced Gary Sanchez to ...

source: Harper, Phillies agree to $330M, 13-year deal

Sports 02/28/19, 15:17

A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that Bryce Harper and the Philadelphia Phillies have agreed to a $330 million, 13-year contract, the largest deal in baseball history.The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity Thursday because the agreement is subject to a successful physical.A ...

After veteran salaries drop, baseball players want change

Baseball 02/20/19, 16:18

While Manny Machado agreed to a pending $300 million, 10-year contract with San Diego and Bryce Harper is likely to top Giancarlo Stanton's record $325 million, 13-year deal, many less-than-superstar veterans have been routed on the free-agent market.Of the 111 announced agreements among the 164 players who exercised their free-agency ...

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