Report: Yankees Promote Phenom Pitching Prospect Severino To Triple-AHis pitching stylehas drawn comparisons to a young Pedro Martinez. Now the world will see what Luis Severino can do at the last stop before “the show.”
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.
A-Rod Homers For Triple-A Scranton, Moves Closer To ReturnThe 37-year-old told WFAN this week that he would return to New York's lineup Monday. That's still the goal, though he acknowledged the decision is ultimately up to the team.
Jeter On Comeback Trail, Will Play For Triple-A Scranton On SaturdayThe Yankees captain is scheduled to play at least five innings in Saturday's game for Triple-A Scranton
Eduardo Nunez Leaves Game Injured In Yanks' Series-Opening Loss To TigersEduardo Nunez, filling in for injured shortstop Derek Jeter, left the game in the fourth inning after being hit by a pitch as Ivan Nova and the Yankees fell to the Tigers in the opener of the three-game series.
Yankees Top Prospect Manny Banuelos To Undergo Tommy John SurgeryLeft-handed pitcher Manny Banuelos, rated the Yankees' preseason No. 1 prospect according to Baseball America, will have Tommy John surgery on October 4, general manager Brian Cashman confirmed to The Trentonian on Tuesday.
Looking For Bullpen Help, Yanks Acquire Ex-Mets Reliever Ryota Igarashi Off WaiversThe Yankees, currently struggling with depth in their bullpen, have acquired ex-Mets reliever Ryota Igarashi off of waivers, according to CBSSports.com's Jon Heyman.
Mark Prior Hit By Line Drive At Yankees' Minor League Complex, Suffers Bruised ForearmMark Prior's comeback may have hit another snag. The converted reliever suffered a bruised left forearm on Wednesday after being hit by a ball during batting practice.
Slump Sends Yankees' Jesus Montero Back To MinorsScore a -2 for the Yankees' youth movement. Prospects Jesus Montero and Austin Romine lost out in their attempts to serve as backup to catcher Russell Martin on Monday.