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

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

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

Brandon McCarthy (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Report: Ex-Yankee Brandon McCarthy Agrees To 4-Year Deal With Dodgers

According to CBSSports.com/WFAN baseball insider Jon Heyman, the Dodgers and Brandon McCarthy have agreed to a four-year, $48 million deal.

12/11/2014

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Yankees GM Says A-Rod Not At Spring Training Weight

Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said Matthew Krause, the team’s strength and conditioning coordinator, visited A-Rod on Wednesday in Miami.

12/11/2014

Hal Steinbrenner (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Silverman: Dark Times When White Sox, Marlins Trump Yankees In Free Agency

When you are promoting Andrew Miller and making a run at Chase Headley, you might as well tell your fans you’re going to try really hard to finish in third place next season.

12/10/2014

Brian Cashman (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Keidel: The Yankees Have Become Shockingly Mediocre

The Yanks have devolved from stalkers to prey, from the monetary monoliths to members of the mediocrity.

12/10/2014

John Tavares (Photo by Jana Chytilova/Freestyle Photography/Getty Images)

7 Local Athletes Who Haven’t Been Themselves This Season

There’s usually at least one underperformer on every team, whether it’s because he’s failed to live up to the hype, regressed or just been going through a rough patch. Here are seven from the local teams.

12/10/2014

Joe Girardi calls to the bullpen (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Girardi On WFAN: Yankees In No Rush To Name Closer By Opening Day

Joe Girardi reiterated to Sweeny Murti that he’s “not too worried” about who will take over for David Robertson, if and when the team makes a final decision.

12/10/2014

David Robertson (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Happy With Pen And Pick, Yankees Never Made Offer To David Robertson

Yankees general manager Brian Cashman revealed Tuesday he had no interest in retaining Robertson once New York agreed Friday to a $36 million, four-year deal with Andrew Miller.

12/10/2014

The Yankees’ Chase Headley follows through on a fourth-inning base hit against the Detroit Tigers at Yankee Stadium on Aug. 7, 2014. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Heyman: Free-Agent Third Baseman Headley Still In Play For Yankees

The Yankees seem determined to not play recently reinstated and soon-to-be 40-year-old Alex Rodriguez exclusively at third base. Hence the continued interest in Headley.

12/09/2014

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It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on October 1st.

23. Cincinnati Reds (72-84)

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20. Miami Marlins (72-76)

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25. Chicago White Sox (63-79)

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