Mason Williams

Zelous Wheeler (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Yankees Sell Zelous Wheeler’s Rights To Rakuten Golden Eagles

The 27-year-old, signed by the Yankees last November, hit .193 with two homers and five RBIs in 57 at-bats with New York as a rookie this year.

11/20/2014

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Sweeny: Trade Betances? Chew On That As Yanks Ponder Ways To Upgrade

The 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.

05/28/2014

Mason Williams (Credit: Tampa PD)

Yankees’ Top Prospect Mason Williams Charged With Driving Under The Influence

New York Yankees outfield prospect Mason Williams has been charged with driving under the influence following a traffic stop in Florida.

04/25/2013

Robinson Cano (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images), Mariano Rivera (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images) and Mark Teixeira (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Sweeny: My Sweet 16 Thoughts With Opening Day Around The Corner

Let’s remember how long a baseball season is. When 2012 began, the Marlins and the Angels were supposed to be in the playoffs and the A’s and the Orioles weren’t. We still haven’t played Game 1 of 162. Let’s try to enjoy the ride.

03/25/2013

Derek Jeter (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Sweeny: MLB Awards And Jeter’s Suddenly Intriguing Contract; Talkin’ Prospects

By week’s end, Derek Jeter’s $8 million dollar option (already now $9.5 million) for 2014 could grow to $11.5 million. And that would be another wrinkle for the Yankees as they try to reduce their payroll.

11/13/2012

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 01: Andruw Jones #22 of the New York Yankees doubles to left field in the eight inning scoring Nick Swisher #33 during the game against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on June 1, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. The Yankees defeated the Tigers 9-4. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Random Yankee Thoughts From The West Coast

The Yankees have as deep a bench as they have had since the championship teams of the late ‘90’s. In the wake of Brett Gardner’s injury, Raul Ibanez and Andruw Jones have filled in well and Eric Chavez has gotten more at-bats.

07/21/2012

Mason Williams with Robinson Cano (credit: Twitter/MjordanW9)

Sweeny: Meet Mason Williams, The Yankees’ Top Prospect

With Jesus Montero headed to Seattle, Williams is considered by some to be the best prospect in the Yankee organization.

WFAN–01/24/2012

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Sweeny: Meet Yankees Phenom Mason Williams

If you consider Montero a part of the major league roster, we have to find the next great prospect in the Yankee farm system, the next great player whose name you will hear a thousand times before you ever see him play. Meet Mason Williams.

12/01/2011