David Robertson got the save as Mariano Rivera looked on, and the New York Yankees got a glimpse of their future in a 3-2 win over Houston on Friday night that sent the Astros to their team-record 13th consecutive loss.
The Yankees are adding infielder David Adams and three pitchers as the rosters are expanded for the September call-ups.
The Yankees have recalled Dellin Betances from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and optioned David Adams to Triple-A.
With Jeter going on the DL, the Yankees recalled infielder David Adams from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. They also designated infielder Brent Lillibridge for assignment, and Alex Rodriguez was activated from the disabled list.
The Yankees have placed third baseman Luis Cruz on the 15-day disabled list due to a right knee sprain. Cruz has played in 61 games this season for the Bombers.
Positive news for the Yankees — an MRI only revealed inflammation in Mark Teixeira’s right wrist.
Teixeira flied out to right and fouled out to third before leaving Saturday’s game after aggravating his right wrist.
We all love a good Wally Pipp story. But those are few and far between in the sporting annals. Not every backup is Lou Gehrig.
CC Sabathia surrendered seven runs in seven innings as the Yankees lost to the Rays on Sunday.
Indeed, Girardi seems the easy choice for Manager of the Year again, at least at the quarter-pole.
Chris Davis went 4 for 4, including his AL-leading 14th homer, and the Baltimore Orioles got a three-run shot from Matt Wieters in a 6-3 victory over the New York Yankees on Wednesday night.
On a night of injuries, the Seattle Mariners patched together just enough pitching to win.
Seeking depth for their injury-depleted infield, the New York Yankees acquired Chris Nelson from the Colorado Rockies for a player to be named or cash on Wednesday night.
The Yankees signed first baseman Lyle Overbay to a minor league contract on Tuesday. He was released hours earlier by the American League East-rival Red Sox.
The bombshell about A-Rod’s latest injury leaves us all wondering what he has left. Let’s face it — it is perfectly clear to all of us that he is not a 30-100 guy anymore.