Flores Slam, deGrom 3 for 3 As Mets Romp Over Brewers 14-1Wilmer Flores hit a grand slam off Matt Garza from the No. 9 slot in the batting order, sparking a 10-run fourth inning and leading the New York Mets to a 14-1 romp over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday night.
Capellini: A-Rod Decision Gives Yankees Financial Flexibility To Add A Lot MoreThe Yankees have to be thrilled that they won't have to deal with the distraction that would have come with Alex Rodriguez every waking second of next season. And, oh yeah, they just got an additional $25 million to play with, too.
Batten Down The Hatches: Yankees May Target Everyone In Free AgencyAccording to WFAN baseball insider Jon Heyman, the Yankees are lining up meetings with the agents of several of the biggest names on the free agent market for next week's General Managers' meetings.
Yankees Take It Easy On Garza In His Rangers Debut, Fall 3-1 Matt Garza pitched into the eighth inning of his Rangers debut, the only run he allowed unearned after his throwing error, and Texas beat the New York Yankees 3-1 on Wednesday night.
Bad Timing! Yankees Set To Face Newest Ranger Matt Garza On WednesdayThe Yankees just can't catch a break. The struggling Bombers will face Matt Garza when he makes his Texas Rangers debut on Wednesday night.
Keefe: Yankees Return Home With Ichiro, Without A-RodNeil Keefe and Sweeny Murti look at the Yankees as they return home from a 2-5 West Coast road trip with Ichiro Suzuki, but without Alex Rodriguez.
Silverman: A-Rod Injury Should Not Force Yankees Off CourseThere’s no reason to panic about the loss of Alex Rodriguez to a broken hand.
Silverman: Yankees Need To Make A Pitch For More PitchingWhat the Yankees need is pitching help. There is an assumption that CC Sabathia will return at full strength after his stint on the disabled list with a strained groin. That seems reasonable, but there are no guarantees.
Yankees Keeping Tabs On Hamels As Trade Deadline ApproachesThe New York Yankees, who are searching for pitchers to add to their roster, will be keeping tabs on Philadelphia Phillies lefty Cole Hamels, the New York Post reported on Monday.
Keefe: Back-To-Back Bad Days For YankeesNeil Keefe and Sweeny Murti look at the Yankees after losing CC Sabathia and Andy Pettitte on Wednesday and losing a game they should have won on Thursday.
Silverman: Yanks' Cashman Needs To Give Theo Epstein A Call And Discuss Matt GarzaCashman may not want to give Epstein the chance to get the best of him in a trade. But he needs to do what is best for the team, and that means pick up the phone and make a trade happen.
If Yanks Look To Add Starter At Deadline, Garza Is Reportedly Their Top ChoiceIf the Bronx Bombers decide to shop for a starter at the deadline, the man who interests them the most is the Cubs' Matt Garza, reported CBSSports.com's Jon Heyman.
Hartnett: Yankees' Cashman Played This Hand Well, And May Not Be Done DealingIn a matter of hours on Friday night, the Yankees waived goodbye to prized prospect Jesus Montero and Hector Noesi and welcomed much-needed arms to their rotation. GM Brain Cashman stayed patient and appears to have won big.
Hartnett: New Year, Same Yankees Not Necessarily A Bad ThingSome Yankees fans have expressed outrage, but Brian Cashman has kept the organization's best interests at heart by waiting for the right deal.
Marlins-Reyes Deal Prelude To Winter Meetings; More Big Moves To Come?All-Star shortstop Jose Reyes and the Miami Marlins provided quite a warmup for the winter meetings (sorry, Mets fans).