Category Archives: Yankees News

What’s on the Yankees holiday shopping list?

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Before we begin with the blog post, I'd like to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving. May your days be filled with family, love, food and football, but most importantly make sure you're thankful for the things you have.  Today's Thanksgiving but afterwards, all anyone can think about is Christmas--actually, Christmas has been in everyone's minds since ...

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Video: Derek Jeter’s final Bob Sheppard introduction at Yankee Stadium

On this date in 2009, Bob Sheppard stepped away from the Yankee Stadium microphone at the age of 99, but his voice was still heard whenever Derek Jeter would step to the plate to begin an at-bat.However, as we all unfortunately know, all good things must come to an end. Derek Jeter retired following the ...

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Hot Stove: Yankees move on from Rollins after Phillies set high asking price

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If the Yankees had any interest in Jimmy Rollins, it's gone. According to Jayson Stark of ESPN, the Yankees called Ruben Amaro and the Philadelphia Phillies inquiring about the asking price for Rollins. Unfortunately, the Phillies wanted a little too much for Rollins and the Yankees decided to move on. More from Stark: More on Rollins: Ruben Amaro ...

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Hot Stove: Chris Capuano is Japan bound?

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Chris Capuano ended the season with the New York Yankees, then donned a Yankees uniform when he went to play in Japan during the Japanese All-Star Series. However, his next move could potentially mean Capuano staying in Japan to continue his baseball career. "There's a lot of truth to it." Capuano told MLB Network Radio about ...

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What contract would you give Chase Headley?

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I did this post a few weeks ago with David Robertson where I asked Yankees fans on Twitter what contract offer they would make to him. Since it was quite popular, I decided to do it again, this time with free agent third basemen Chase Headley. It's no secret Headley was an immediate fan favorite when ...

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Hot Stove: A big Chase Headley deal is ‘risky business’

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With Pablo Sandoval off the board, the Yankees can now pursue Chase Headley, who is ready to list his asking price. The problem is there's a chance Headley can list a big asking price, and it could be the thing to deter the Yankees from doing business with him. An American League scout told ESPN New ...

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Hot Stove: ‘Strong indications’ Tulowitzki to Yankees isn’t happening

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You've heard the name Troy Tulowitzki thrown in trade rumors this offseason and for some of the trade rumors, you may have heard his name linked to the Yankees. The thought of Tulowitzki at shortstop replacing Derek Jeter sounds tempting, but is it likely to happen? Andy Martino of the New York Daily News says the ...

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How did the Yankees respond to the last Red Sox mega-moves?

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This isn't the first time in Yankees/Red Sox history where the Red Sox would make a flashy offseason move only to wait for the Yankees to counterattack. In fact, it last happened in 2011 when the Red Sox traded away Adrian Gonzalez and Carl Crawford to the Los Angeles Dodgers, signed Jason Varitek to a one-year ...

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