The Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez waits for the pitch during a game against the White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago on Aug. 5, 2013. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Brian Cashman: A-Rod’s Days As An Everyday Fielder Are Over

Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said on Tuesday that Alex Rodriguez’s days as an everyday fielder are over and he hopes A-Rod will be New York’s full-time designated hitter.

12/16/2014

Chris Capuano (credit: Getty Images)

Yankees Add Rotation Depth, Bring Back Capuano For 1 Year

Chris Capuano is staying with the New York Yankees, just like fellow free agents Chase Headley and Chris Young.

12/16/2014

Tyson Chandler (Photo by Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Trading Tyson Chandler Ended Up Being The Wrong Move

The real reason the trade has been such a disaster has nothing to do with either Chandler or Jose Calderon’s performances. It’s about cap space.

12/16/2014

Kang Jung-Ho of South Korea (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)

Sandy Alderson: Mets ‘Unlikely’ To Bid On Jung-Ho Kang

On Monday, general manager Sandy Alderson admitted that the club is “still undecided” about whether it will post a bid for Kang. On Tuesday, Alderson said that a bid is “unlikely.”

12/16/2014

Alex Rodriguez gets set at third base against the Detroit Tigers during Game 2 of the ALCS at Yankee Stadium on October 14, 2012. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Out At Third! A-Rod Still Convinced He Can Play Field, Report Says

Alex Rodriguez is going to have to adjust his expectations. Especially now that the Yankees have handed $52 million to third baseman Chase Headley.

12/16/2014

Chase Headley (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Chase Headley: I Turned Down Bigger Offer To Sign With The Yankees

Chase Headley is staying with the Yankees, a sign that New York is not counting on Alex Rodriguez to play third base regularly.

12/15/2014

John Mayberry Jr. #9 celebrates after hitting a double in the eighth inning against the Chicago Cubs on September 10, 2014 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Mets Make Signing Of Mayberry Jr. Official, Designate Germen For Assignment

Outfielder John Mayberry Jr. and the New York Mets have finalized a $1.45 million, one-year contract.

12/15/2014

Goalie Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers is congratulated by Lee Stempniak #12 after defeating the Vancouver Canucks 5-1. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)

3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York Sports

Taking a look at who’s hot and who’s not on the local sports landscape.

12/15/2014

A man sells vintage baseball cards prior to the start of the last game at Yankee Stadium between the Baltimore Orioles and the New York Yankees on September 21, 2008. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

Sy Berger, Father Of Modern Baseball Card, Dies At 91

Using scissors and cardboard at his kitchen table, Berger played around with ideas for trading cards until he struck upon a design that endured for decades.

12/15/2014

Didi Gregorius, then of the Arizona Diamondbacks, bats against the San Diego Padres during the third inning on Sept. 14, 2014 in Phoenix, Ariz. (Photo by Ralph Freso/Getty Images)

New Yankee Gregorius Arrives In Bronx With A Title: Sir Didi

Derek Jeter earned five titles for the New York Yankees. Didi Gregorius already has one: Sir Didi Gregorius, proud member of Order of Orange-Nassau.

12/12/2014

Bud Selig (Photo by Jonathan Fickies/Getty Images)

MLB, Selig Hit With Discrimination Lawsuit

The highest-ranking Hispanic woman in a management position at Major League Baseball headquarters says in a lawsuit she has faced discrimination there for two decades.

12/12/2014

Wilmer Flores (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Tulo Hopes Fading As Mets Appear Content To Stick With Flores

While the baseball landscape changed dramatically at this week’s winter meetings, Mets general manager Sandy Alderson made only a pair of small moves.

12/12/2014

Yankees general manager Brian Cashman (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Cashman Admits Yankees Inquired About Pitchers Porcello And Miley

Brian Cashman left the Winter Meetings in San Diego on Thursday without needed pieces for his baseball team, but that doesn’t mean the Yankees are a finished product for 2015.

12/11/2014

Rusty Torres walks into court on Dec. 11, 2014. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Ex-Yankees Outfielder From Early 1970s Gets 3 Years For Sexual Abuse

A former New York Yankees outfielder who worked as a youth baseball coach was sentenced Thursday to three years in prison for sexually abusing an 8-year-old girl during baseball practice.

12/11/2014

John Mayberry Jr. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Reports: Mets Agree To 1-Year Deal With John Mayberry Jr.

The versatile 30-year-old played first base and all three outfield positions in 2014. In 146 at-bats he batted .212 with seven home runs and 23 RBIs, posting a .310 on-base percentage.

12/11/2014