7/24/2014 | Yanks land lefty Capuano from Rockies
The Yankees continued to stay busy on the transaction front Thursday, acquiring left-hander Chris Capuano from the Rockies in exchange for cash considerations. Capuano, 35, was signed as a free agent by the Rockies on July 4 and made four starts between Double-A Tulsa and Triple-A Colorado Springs, posting a 1-0 record with a 2.79 ERA.
7/24/2014 | MLB issues statement on Bronx tarp malfunction
After a tarp malfunction at Yankee Stadium contributed to the calling of Wednesday night's game, leaving the Yankees with a 2-1 victory over the Rangers after 4 1/2 innings, Major League Baseball released an official statement in response on Thursday.
7/24/2014 | Victorious McCarthy continues to stabilize Yanks
Brandon McCarthy is making the most of that second season, fitting nicely into pinstripes and providing the Yankees with another solid outing on Thursday. He permitted just one run over six innings as New York defeated the Rangers, 4-2, at Yankee Stadium.
7/24/2014 | Rangers' graceful out confirmed after replay
Yankees manager Joe Girardi unsuccessfully challenged a ruling at first base in the bottom of the fifth inning of Thursday's series finale against the Rangers.
7/24/2014 | Cashman prioritizes adding bat before August
The reformulated Yankees rotation has performed better than Brian Cashman would have anticipated, and the general manager said that he'd prefer to focus his attention on acquiring a big bat as the July 31 non-waiver Trade Deadline approaches.
7/24/2014 | Tanaka feeling only marginal improvement
Masahiro Tanaka is still reporting discomfort in his right elbow, 10 days after receiving a platelet-rich plasma injection, but the Yankees are still hopeful to have the right-hander return to the big league mound this season.
7/24/2014 | Unprecedented power for 'aggressive' Gardner
It's not a huge surprise to see Mark Teixeira leading the Yankees with 17 home runs this season, or to find power hitters Brian McCann and Carlos Beltran following him with 10 apiece. But it might be surprising to see Brett Gardner's name right there with them.
7/24/2014 | With Teixeira still hobbled, DL stint possible
Manager Joe Girardi said that the Yankees will likely make a roster decision regarding injured first baseman Mark Teixeira by Friday. Thursday's series finale against the Rangers was the fourth consecutive game out of the starting lineup for Teixeira, who has a mild strain of his lower left lat.
7/24/2014 | Knotted in East, Yanks and Jays meet in Bronx
Mark Buehrle will vie for an elusive 11th win this season and Hiroki Kuroda will start for the Yankees when the Blue Jays visit the Bronx on Friday night for the first of three games between two clubs tied for second place in the American League East.
7/24/2014 | Humble Torre preparing for ultimate honor
Joe Torre will stand on the stage behind the Clark Sports Center, and after the inscription on his plaque is read by Commissioner Bud Selig, he'll stop for a moment to soak in the sea of fans on the meadow in front of him before moving to the podium. He'll then deliver a speech that has been months in the making.
7/24/2014 | Jeter receives a 'Terrific' endorsement
While Tom Seaver's Hall of Fame standing has brought him unique acclaim and been so fulfilling, he is quite willing to be displaced as the highest percentile vote-getter -- so long as his replacement is the right player. Derek Jeter is the right player. Seaver says so. Moreover, he thinks the Yankees' captain ought to be the first unanimously elected Hall of Famer.
7/23/2014 | Rangers, Yanks derailed by unexpected deluge
When the rain started pouring with one out in the bottom of the fifth inning at Yankee Stadium on Wednesday night, it came down much more abruptly and faster than anyone anticipated.
7/23/2014 | McCann feeling comfortable at first base
It probably wasn't the two games spent scooping throws in a long-ago high school tournament, but for whatever reason, playing a little bit of first base seems to be agreeing with Brian McCann.
7/23/2014 | CC expected to be ready for Spring Training
CC Sabathia had arthroscopic debridement surgery performed on his right knee on Wednesday, and the left-hander is expected to be ready for next year's Yankees Spring Training.
7/23/2014 | Simulated game next step for rehabbing Pineda
Michael Pineda is continuing to move along the comeback trail. The right-hander was scheduled to throw a simulated game on Wednesday, a notable step as he attempts to return to a big league mound.
7/23/2014 | McCarthy, Lewis set to go in Yanks-Rangers finale
Two veteran pitchers will take the mound at Yankee Stadium on Thursday afternoon to finish up a four-game series between the Yankees and Rangers. But that mound will be relatively new for both of them.
7/23/2014 | Phelps, Yanks take rain-shortened win over Rangers
David Phelps hurled five strong innings and Brett Gardner homered as the Yankees defeated the Rangers, 2-1, in a rain-shortened game on Wednesday night at Yankee Stadium.
7/23/2014 | Johnson lands on DL as Yanks call up Leroux
The Yankees placed infielder-outfielder Kelly Johnson on the 15-day disabled list on Wednesday with a Grade 1 strain of his left groin. He sustained the injury while running out a 10th-inning ground ball in the Yankees' victory over the Rangers on Tuesday. With the Yankees in need of pitching help after Tuesday's extra-inning affair, right-hander Chris Leroux had his contract selected from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
7/23/2014 | Needing every win, Yanks face test in Darvish
When Yu Darvish takes the mound in New York on Wednesday night to start the third of four games against the Yankees, Texas' ace will be seeking his 10th win of the season. Standing in his way will be New York right-hander David Phelps.
7/22/2014 | Newcomer Headley Yanks' walk-off hero in 14th
In his first game as a Yankee, Chase Headley connected for a game-winning single in the 14th inning, lifting the Yankees to a 2-1 victory over the Rangers early Wednesday morning at Yankee Stadium.
7/22/2014 | Jeter atop Yanks' doubles list with No. 535
In the ninth inning of Tuesday's game against the Rangers, Derek Jeter ripped a one-out double down the left-field line off lefty Neal Cotts, passing Lou Gehrig to take over the Yankees' all-time doubles lead with No. 535.
7/22/2014 | As much as bat, Headley's glove intrigues Yanks
Chase Headley will almost certainly be an offensive upgrade for the Yankees, who acquired the third baseman in a trade with the Padres on Tuesday, but he could also be a huge addition to the team's defense. The Yankees ranked near the bottom of the American League in defensive efficiency ratio at the time of the trade and made five errors in Monday's 4-2 loss to the Rangers.
7/22/2014 | Martin robs McCann at wall with circus catch
Leading off the bottom of the second inning of Tuesday night's 2-1, 14-inning win over the Rangers at at Yankee Stadium, Yankees slugger Brian McCann lifted a 1-1 fastball from Nick Martinez to right-center field that saw Leonys Martin make an acrobatic, juggling catch just in front of the wall.
7/22/2014 | Amid moves, Yanks continue to seek upgrades
The Yankees now have Brandon McCarthy and Chase Headley as tangible proof of general manager Brian Cashman's many hours of July negotiating, but with the July 31 non-waiver Trade Deadline approaching, they would like to cross the finish line on more deals.
7/22/2014 | Making start in right, Johnson injures groin
The Yankees removed Kelly Johnson from right field before the 11th inning of Tuesday's 2-1 win over the Rangers due to a groin injury.
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