To put it nicely, Michael Pineda did not have a good year for the Yankees last season. Not only did Pineda have a poor 2016 season, he’s in the final year of his contract before he becomes a free agent. So it’s important for both Pineda and the Yankees that he has a […]

Michael Pineda aims to have a bounce back season

Joe Girardi is entering his 10th season managing the New York Yankees. What makes this year different than most is that this is Girardi’s final season under contract. And like Yankees general manager Brian Cashman, Girardi is facing uncertainty going into the future. But despite being in the final year of […]

Joe Girardi wants to manage Yankees beyond 2017

The Yankees aren’t expecting Dellin Betances in camp this week, and that could be the case until Betances’ settles his salary dispute with the front office. Betances has an arbitration case on Friday and an arbitrator will determine if Betances will make either $3 Million (what the Yankees filed) or $5 […]

Yankees excuse Dellin Betances from early workout

The last time the Yankees announced an Opening Day starter, it was towards the end of Spring Training. However, Joe Girardi didn’t waste any time announcing his Opening Day starter this year. Masahiro Tanaka will take the hill for the Yankees on Opening Day, making this his third Opening Day start […]

Yankees announce Masahiro Tanaka as Opening Day starter

If you can close your eyes and almost taste the crack of the bat, the pop of the glove and fans cheering in the stands, then today is a good day. The 2017 Yankees season officially begins as pitchers and catchers report to Tampa, Florida for Spring Training. With the […]

Spring Training begins today!

Here is the unbelievably talented top 50 prospects for the Yankees in 2017. There are 20-30 more who could have easily been on this list and would have been in previous years. Gleyber Torres – SS, 6-foot-1, 175-pounds, RHB, 20-years-old – Torres went from being “a” top prospect last year […]

2017 Yankees Preseason top 50 prospects

During Derek Jeter‘s long career with the Yankees, he heavily implied he wasn’t interested in getting married or having children during his playing days. Of course, it’s understandable. Baseball players spend a significant amount of time away from home and are only available to their wife and kids during the offseason. […]

Derek Jeter embraces new role of ‘dad’

Sure we all know the obvious storylines in camp such as who is going to win out the final spots in the Yankees rotation, or who is going to win the right field / first base job. But believe it or not there are five storylines that aren’t quite obvious […]

Five not-so obvious storylines for the 2017 season

The Yankees offseason hasn’t been an especially busy one, but as the offseason winds down they are taking a look at the free agents still left. They already got one deal on Chris Carter and perhaps they’re looking for another in Travis Wood, as Jon Heyman of FanRag Tweets that […]

MLB Rumors: Do the Yankees have interest in Travis Wood?

With Spring Training a mere two days away, Yankees general manager Brian Cashman is optimistic about the upcoming 2017 campaign. For the first time in a while, there are a healthy mix of veterans and young talent on the roster. While the youngsters still have to prove themselves in Spring […]

Brian Cashman optimistic about Sanchez, Bird and Judge

Last season Gary Sanchez hit 20 home runs in a two month span, which entered him into the Rookie of the Year conversation. However, this season it’s not going to be easy for Sanchez, especially since he has to live up to the expectations the Yankees have for him. Sanchez was […]

Expectations are high for Gary Sanchez in 2017