Kelly Johnson

Brian Roberts (Photo by Ralph Freso/Getty Images)

Yankees Finalize Roberts’ Contract, Mull What To Do To Replace A-Rod

Roberts’ deal was agreed to on Dec. 17 and finalized Tuesday, three days after a spot on the 40-man roster opened when Alex Rodriguez was suspended for the season for violations of baseball’s drug agreement and labor contract.

01/14/2014

Masahiro Tanaka (Photo by Koji Watanabe/Getty Images)

A-Rod Ruling Could Help Bombers Land Tanaka, But Who Plays Third Base?

The Yankees have $22 million extra to spend, which comes at the right time for the Bombers — as they’re targeting Masahiro Tanaka.

01/11/2014

Brian Roberts (Photo by Ralph Freso/Getty Images)

Yankees, Brian Roberts Agree On 1-Year Deal

The Bombers are still patching together their infield following the departure of second baseman Robinson Cano. The latest piece of the puzzle: former Orioles infielder Brian Roberts.

12/17/2013

Tampa Bay second baseman Kelly Johnson, left, is late with a tag on the Yankees’ Robinson Cano during the teams’ meeting on Sept. 25, 2013, at Yankee Stadium. The Bombers are close to signing Johnson, possibly to replace Cano, who could leave via free agency. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

As 2B Market Gets Smaller, Johnson Looks More And More Like Yankees’ Guy

Nobody expected the Yankees to replace Robinson Cano overnight, but one would have figured they’d be the last team to get beaten to the punch for other players at second base. But yet, that seems to be the case a bit.

12/16/2013

Omar Infante (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Yankees 2B Search Continues After Royals Reach Tentative Deal With Infante

The Yankees were hesitant to give Infante more than three years, and the Royals decided to give the versatile infielder an extra year to help consummate the deal.

12/14/2013

Omar Infante (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Heyman: Yankees Pivot From Phillips, Offer Infante 3-Year Contract

The Yankees might do it by committee, but they are hell bent on replacing Robinson Cano at second base.

12/12/2013

Hiroki Kuroda (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Reports: Yankees Re-Sign Kuroda To A 1-Year Deal Worth $16 Million

The Yankees have reportedly re-signed starting pitcher Hiroki Kuroda to a one-year deal worth $16 million.

12/06/2013

Tampa Bay second baseman Kelly Johnson, left, is late with a tag on the Yankees’ Robinson Cano during the teams’ meeting on Sept. 25, 2013, at Yankee Stadium. The Bombers are close to signing Johnson, possibly to replace Cano, who could leave via free agency. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Heyman: Yankees Agree To Sign Kelly Johnson To One-Year Deal

The Yankees have agreed to sign infielder/outfielder Kelly Johnston to a one-year deal in the $3 million range pending a physical, WFAN/CBS Sports baseball insider John Heyman reports.

12/04/2013

Tampa Bay second baseman Kelly Johnson, left, is late with a tag on the Yankees’ Robinson Cano during the teams’ meeting on Sept. 25, 2013, at Yankee Stadium. The Bombers are close to signing Johnson, possibly to replace Cano, who could leave via free agency. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Yankees Close To Adding Cano Insurance, Nearing Deal With Johnson

While Robinson Cano is mulling reported offers for mega millions, the Yankees are not waiting around with baited breath. They are getting busy at second base.

12/04/2013

Derek Jeter (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Jeter Doesn’t Know Ordinary; His Intangibles Could Spark Turnaround

There’s always been this intangible quality about Jeter. You can’t quite put your finger on it. It’s hard to quantify what gives Jeter the supernatural ability not to feel pressure and rise whenever the Yankees desperately need a spark.

07/29/2013

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