New York Yankees
Minus the 35-year-old Teixeira, the Yankees will likely play rookie Greg Bird at first base.
Taking a look at who’s hot and who’s not on the local sports landscape.
Those who bleed Bronx blue shouldn’t panic. If you don’t win the division you’ll surely snare a wild card spot, and history smiles upon the October underdog.
Without him, the division chase and everything involved with it will become infinitely more difficult.
With the loss they remained 1 ½ games behind AL East-leading Toronto, which lost 4-2 to Cleveland on Monday.
The Yankees have sent first baseman Mark Teixeira back to New York for further tests on his bruised right shin.
David Ortiz inched closer to the 500-home run club with his 495th career homer as the Boston Red Sox squeaked out a 4-3 win over the rival New York Yankees.
Having put in a claim over the weekend, the Yankees had hoped to work out a trade for closer David Robertson, but it wasn’t to be.
Nathan Eovaldi, supported by three early home runs, extended his league-leading winning streak to nine games in the New York Yankees’ 20-6 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Sunday at Turner Field.
A fan died after falling from the upper deck into the lower-level stands at Turner Field on Saturday night during a game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees.
Rookie Luis Severino continues to place himself in consideration to pitch in some bigger situations for the New York Yankees in the near future.
The New York Yankees have reinstated rookie right-hander Bryan Mitchell from the seven-day concussion disabled list.
The Georgia native spent his first nine years with the Braves, and his first matchup with his former team comes Friday night in the opener of a three-game series.
As we well know, four months ago I wrote a piece proclaiming the Mets were about to leapfrog the Yanks as New York’s No. 1 baseball club.
A little bunt caused a big problem for Michael Pineda and the sputtering Yankees.