Chase Headley

Yankees third baseman Chase Headley stumbles after fielding a ball in the seventh inning against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on May 20, 2015 in Washington, DC. Headley was given an error on the play. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Yankees’ Infield Defense Behind Sabathia Has Left A Lot To Be Desired

According to some interesting nuggets provided by the research team at MLB Network, Sabathia’s problems have not been completely about his pitching and the Yankees’ hitting.

05/28/2015

The Yankees' Brian McCann follows through on a first-inning three-run home run against the Kansas City Royals at Yankee Stadium on May 25, 2015. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Yankees Emerge From Long Slumber, Belt 5 Homers In Rout Of Royals

Brett Gardner, Brian McCann and Chase Headley homered during an eight-run first inning and the New York Yankees romped past the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals 14-1 Monday.

05/26/2015

CC Sabathia #52 of the New York Yankees throws in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium on May 16, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Headley And A-Rod Homer, Lead Sabathia, Yankees Over Royals

Chase Headley and Alex Rodriguez homered, CC Sabathia found his form in his eighth start of the season, and the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 5-1 on Saturday night.

05/16/2015

Alex Rodriguez reacts after striking out against the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium on April 29, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

A-Rod’s Pursuit Of Mays Goes Off Rails In Yankees’ 13-Inning Loss To Rays

James Loney hit a go-ahead infield single in the 13th inning, and the Tampa Bay Rays outlasted the New York Yankees 3-2 Wednesday to avoid a three-game sweep.

04/30/2015

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 08: Mark Teixeira #25 of the New York Yankees celebrates the win with teamamtes Alex Rodriguez #13 and Andrew Miller #48 after the ame against the Toronto Blue Jays on April 8, 2015 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City.The New York Yankees defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 4-3. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Yankees Score 3 In The 8th, Rally To Beat Toronto

Chase Headley hit a tiebreaking single that deflected off the wrist of reliever Brett Cecil, and the New York Yankees rallied for three runs in the eighth inning to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-3 Wednesday night.

04/09/2015

Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

CC Sabathia, Yankees Fall To Nationals In Final Grapefruit League Contest

Stephen Strasburg gave up one run in 5 1-3 innings and the Washington Nationals beat the New York Yankees 8-2 Friday in the final spring training game in Florida for both teams.

04/03/2015

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Palladino: ‘Black-Sheep’ A-Rod’s Versatility Could Change Yanks’ Opinions

Judging by recent events, the Yanks may have to come to the understanding that their $22 million PED albatross may provide more of a boost than they ever thought possible.

04/01/2015

Masahiro Tanaka (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images), Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images) and Michael Pineda (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Season Preview: Jeter’s Gone, A-Rod’s Back And Yanks Hope To Return To Postseason

Jeter left behind a team in transition, that failed to make the playoffs in consecutive years for the first time in a generation and is beset with an older core coming off injuries.

03/27/2015

Masahiro Tanaka speaks with teammates in the dugout before the start of a spring training game against the Philadelphia Phillies on March 4, 2015 at Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Palladino: Yankees’ Early Mojo Calls Only For Guarded Optimism

Names alone don’t win games, and the ones Joe Girardi will write on the lineup card are mostly old, some recovering, others waiting for the injury shoe to drop and ruin their seasons.

03/11/2015

Chase Headley (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images), Alex Rodriguez (Credit: Getty Images)

Headley On WFAN: A-Rod And I Will Work Together To Get Yankees Back In Playoffs

Speaking to WFAN’s Mike Francesa on Thursday afternoon, Chase Headley addressed sharing a clubhouse with A-Rod and what it has been like for him as he prepares for his first full season with the Yankees.

03/05/2015

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A-Rod Hugs It Out With Headley, Says ‘I’ll Be Fine’ Without PEDs

Alex Rodriguez started his second day of workouts at the Yankees’ minor league complex by hugging Chase Headley, the player signed to replace him at third base.

02/25/2015

Chase Headley (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images), Alex Rodriguez (Credit: Getty Images)

Yankees’ Headley: I Spoke With A-Rod, But Not About 3B Job

Chase Headley says Alex Rodriguez has “reached out and introduced himself.” Headley was signed to a $52 million, four-year contract by the Yankees, who plan to start him at third and shift A-Rod to DH.

02/17/2015

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Cashman On WFAN: Yankees Ready To Meet With A-Rod, Make The Best Of It

The biggest sideshow in sports is a few weeks away from turning Yankees spring training upside-down. Brian Cashman is ready for the Alex Rodriguez experience.

02/06/2015

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Report: A-Rod Still Thinks Third-Base Job Is His To Lose

Yankees general manager Brian Cashman announced last month that Chase Headley would be New York’s everyday third baseman in 2015. Apparently A-Rod didn’t get that memo.

01/16/2015

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

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