Trio Of Homers Help Yankees To Second Win Over Jason Vargas Inside Of A WeekDidi Gregorius, Brett Gardner and Chris Carter homered, and the New York Yankees beat Jason Vargas again in a 4-2 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Monday night.
Gardner, Sabathia Lead Yankees Over Rays, Avert SweepBrett Gardner hit his eighth home, and CC Sabathia won consecutive starts for the first time in nearly a year to help the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 Sunday and avoid a three-game sweep.
Gardner's 9th-Inning, 3-Run Homer Lifts Yankees Past CubsGardner fouled off a pair of 1-2 fastballs, took a ball and on his seventh pitch of the at-bat -- the 29th to Gardner in the game -- he hit his fifth home run of the season, all in the last six games.
Girardi: Torreyes, Judge Helped Jump-Start Yankees Season With Big HitsThe Yankees enter Thursday night's game against the Rays with a respectable 4-4 record, but for a little while it appeared the Bombers might be headed for a disastrous start to the season.
Sweeny: McCann Trade Also A Vote Of Confidence For RomineFirst, I think the Yankees have shown not only faith in Gary Sanchez to be their everyday catcher, but it also shows a great deal of faith in Austin Romine, who got his first extended look last season in the backup role.
With Gardner Ailing, Yankees Call Up Outfielder Ben GamelThe move likely signals that Brett Gardner will miss time or be limited after he was hit on his right elbow with a pitch during Wednesday's win at Baltimore.
LISTEN: Girardi Says Sabathia Was 'Brilliant' Vs. Orioles, Gives Updates On A-Rod, GardnerYankees manager Joe Girardi was singing the praises of CC Sabathia on Thursday, a day after the lefty threw seven shutout innings in a win over the Baltimore Orioles.
Gardner Wants To Infuse Yankees' Offense With Some Needed SpeedRelying on power, the Yankees ranked just 25th in the major leagues in steals last season. Healthy Brett Gardner Hopes to change that.
Yankees' Gardner Likely Won't Play In Spring Game For 2 WeeksBrett Gardner's wrist injury is coming along, but don't expect to see him actually out on the field in a game until the middle of the month.
Yankees' Brett Gardner Starts Camp Dealing With Wrist InjuryGeneral manager Brian Cashman said Gardner bruised a bone in his right wrist when he banged it into the fence in the 3-0 loss to the Houston Astros in October.
Report: Yankees, Cubs Have Discussed Swapping Gardner For CastroIf the Yankees acquired Castro, he would play second base. The 25-year-old -- who only played shortstop from 2010-15 -- played 38 games at second base for Chicago last season.
Sweeny's Yankees Notes: Harper To The Bronx After 2018 A Mortal LockWhen Bryce Harper wins the NL MVP award on Thursday night he will officially have the hardware that puts him right alongside Mike Trout as the best player in the game.