Heyman: Ex-Yank Kevin Youkilis Agrees To Deal With Rakuten Golden EaglesThe 2007 Gold Glove Award winner was limited by injuries in his lone season in the Bronx. He played in just 28 games, hitting .219 with two homers and eight RBIs.
Cano, Granderson, Kuroda Reject Yankees' Qualifying Offers Second baseman Robinson Cano, outfielder Curtis Granderson and starting pitcher Hiroki Kuroda have declined the Yankees' qualifying offers.
Joe Girardi: A-Rod's Hearing Complicates Yankees' Offseason PlanningGirardi said on Thursday that if a decision isn't made soon, the team will have to make backup third-base plans in case Rodriguez isn't available.
Yankees Extend Qualifying Offers To Cano, Granderson, KurodaWith free agency set to begin, the Yankees have extended qualifying offers to second baseman Robinson Cano, outfielder Curtis Granderson and starting pitcher Hiroki Kuroda.
Sweeny: Breaking Down Yankees' Long List Of Free AgentsAs fictional President Jed Bartlet was fond of saying, “What’s next?” Let’s take a look, starting with the most obvious free agent -- Robinson Cano.
Keidel: If The Yankees Miss The Playoffs, They Are Still A Success It raises a uniquely New York paradox. Can the Yankees miss the playoffs and still be a success? Can you wear your Jeter Snuggie through a fall and winter wasteland of hot-stove chatter? Yes.
Keidel: R.I.P. Yankees -- From Postseason To PostmortemEven the most jaded Yankees apologist is gripping a shovel, ready to toss the dirt on the 2013 Bronx Bombers.
Keidel: G.I. Joe Is Your American League Manager Of The Year Aside from jamming the eject button on Andy Pettitte the other day and letting Joba Chamberlain combust on the mound, G.I. Joe has done a David Copperfield job on his club this year.
Palladino: If Front Office Doesn't Mess It Up, Mets Will Win WS Before YanksIt’s all about windows. The Yanks’ is closing, and not just because of the Alex Rodriguez mess. The windows around Citi Field are wide open.
Yankees Place Infielder Jayson Nix On The 15-Day Disabled ListOn Thursday, the Yankees placed Jayson Nix on the 15-day disabled list and called up right-handed reliever Preston Claiborne.
Yankees' Third Baseman Luis Cruz Headed To DL With Knee SprainThe Yankees have placed third baseman Luis Cruz on the 15-day disabled list due to a right knee sprain. Cruz has played in 61 games this season for the Bombers.
Kevin Youkilis: 'Definitely A Chance' Of Returning To Yankees' LineupAfter Alex Rodriguez suffered a quad strain that will prolong his time on the DL, the Yankees received some positive news that helps with their third base and hitting troubles.
Palladino: The Yankees' Arrow Is Pointing Up AgainPerhaps the artillery Girardi really needs, the big cannons, will come alive soon enough.
Keidel: Are The New-Age Yankees A First Or Last-Place Club? The good news is that the Yankees are just 3 1/2 games out of first place. The troubling news is that they're just four games out of last.
Mark Teixeira Returns To DL; Kevin Youkilis To Miss At Least 10-12 WeeksKevin Youkilis needs back surgery and Mark Teixeira returned to the 15-day disabled list on Tuesday with an aching right wrist, the latest injury setbacks for the depleted New York Yankees.