Tampa Bay Rays
Deferred money is a sticking point in David Wright’s negotiations with the Mets.
Negotiations between David Wright and the Mets have reportedly hit a snag over deferred money.
The ball is in David Wright’s court after the Mets have offered him a multi-year extension.
Brian Cashman and the Yankees’ front office should be applauded for finding an ideal, cost-efficient fit for their playoff roster in Raul Ibanez.
The Yankees couldn’t have asked for a softer season-ending opponent. The Red Sox are simply awful, and they have been playing out the string since early August. Last season’s fried chicken and beer collapse has never ended.
“Are jobs riding on this? Not that I know of,” Steinbrenner told reporters outside the Yankees’ clubhouse on Monday. “Jobs are not riding on this. We’ll look at everything in the offseason, as we always do.”
Joe Girardi can’t jam the reset button and make his team young and voracious again. But he is expected to beat Baltimore. And if he doesn’t, he could go hungry.
Curtis Granderson’s caught fire in his last six games and is powering the Yankees down the stretch.
Rangers’ McDonagh visited the Yankee Stadium Bleacher Creatures on Saturday.
Ivan Nova was strong in his return from the DL as the Yankees defeated the Rays 5-3 on Saturday.
CC Sabathia faded in his matchup against fellow lefty ace David Price and the Tampa Bay Rays hung on to beat the New York Yankees 6-4 Friday night to stay close in the AL East.
With the Yankees’ offense sputtering, it was vital that Hughes was in complete command when he took the mound at Fenway Park.
“We win a game, we lose a game, we win a game, we lose a game,” said shortstop Derek Jeter. “That’s pretty much it.”
Yes, some of these could be contradictory. That’s just part of the reason these Yankees are hard to figure out.
Buck Showalter’s inspired Orioles are defying logic and mastering the aging Yankees.