Joe Girardi Likes 'Versatility' Dustin Ackley Brings To The YankeesManager Joe Girardi has some more versatility on the Yankees' bench after New York acquired Dustin Ackley from Seattle on Thursday.
Yankees Add Positional Depth, Acquire Dustin Ackley From MarinersAckley, 27, came up a second baseman in 2011, but had been used almost exclusively as an outfielder this season in Seattle, playing 63 games in left, 21 in center and two in right.
Yankees Recall Left-Hander Jose De Paula, Option Jose RamirezLeft-hander Jose De Paula has been recalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre by the New York Yankees, who optioned right-hander Jose Ramirez to the Triple-A club.
Yankees Place Whitley On 15-Day DL; Veteran Lefty Capuano To Join Rotation SundayWhitley left in the second inning of Thursday night's loss to Tampa Bay with right elbow pain that had been bothering him for a while.
Cleveland Indians Shut Down Yankees 3-0Corey Kluber pitched four-hit ball for a superb six innings Saturday and Jose Ramirez hit his first career homer as the Cleveland Indians ended a four-game skid with a 3-0 victory over the New York Yankees
Yanks Call Up Jim Miller, Send Down Jose Ramirez; CC To 60-Day DLThe 32-year-old Miller pitched in one game for the Yankees last year. He's also played for Baltimore, Colorado and Oakland.
Sweeny: Trade Betances? Chew On That As Yanks Ponder Ways To UpgradeThe Yankees have passed the Memorial Day marker in striking distance of the surprising frontrunner, Toronto. And now it's time to start thinking about the trading deadline.
Ichiro Goes 3-For-3, Murphy Homers In Yankees' Loss To PhilliesIchiro Suzuki went 3-for-3 to lead the Yankees. He legged out an infield single, stole second and scored on Mark Teixeira's double in the first inning off Kyle Kendrick.