Yankees Acquire Aaron Hicks From Twins, Trade Jose Pirela To PadresThe 26-year-old Hicks appears to take Chris Young's spot on the roster, and the move could be a precursor to trading Brett Gardner.
Cole Figueroa Makes Yankees' Debut Against OaklandWith Chase Headley still sidelined by a sore right calf, Cole Figueroa made his New York Yankees' debut in a series finale against Oakland.
Yanks Put Drew On Paternity List, Recall Pirela And MitchellYankees second baseman Stephen Drew has been placed on the paternity list, and New York recalled infielder Jose Pirela from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
First-Place Yankees Activate Smooth-Swinging Jose Pirela From Disabled ListAfter missing about six weeks with a concussion, Pirela was inserted Wednesday into the lineup for the rubber game of the Yankees' series in Toronto.
Report: Yankees Have Their Eyes On Braves' Second Base Prospect PerazaVeteran Stephen Drew is the Yankees' starter at second base, but that doesn't mean he, or prospects Robert Refsnyder and Jose Pirela will be the answer at the position in the future.
Yankees Prospect Pirela Suffers Concussion After Crashing Into WallAn MRI and bran scan came back normal and he was released from the hospital on Sunday. "Obviously you're concerned when a player doesn't get up," manager Joe Girardi said.
A-Rod Belts Second Homer, Warren Sharp In Yankees' Win Over TigersAlex Rodriguez hit his second spring training home run and Adam Warren allowed one run over five innings, leading the New York Yankees over the Detroit Tigers 11-2 Friday.
Yankees Claim Eury Perez Off Waivers, Designate Josh Outman For AssignmentNew York is set to break a club record Monday by using 57 players this season. Jose Pirela is in the starting lineup against the Baltimore Orioles.
Yankees' Martin Prado Has Appendectomy, Will Miss Rest Of SeasonPrado has been a solid performer for the Yankees, posting a .316 batting average with seven homers and 16 RBIs in 37 games since being obtained from Arizona on July 31.