While much of the media focus has been on New York’s pursuit of C.C. Sabathia, the Yankees took the unusual step this week of not offering arbitration to both Bobby Abreu, last season’s starting right fielder, and starting pitcher Andy Pettitte.
The choice potentially weakens New York in two ways. First, should Abreu and Pettitte Read More
The New York Yankees showed Friday night, with a dramatic 1-0 victory over the Boston Red Sox, that their years-long attempt to find a number one starter is finally over with the development of Joba Chamberlain.
But as Sidney Ponson’s horrible outing Sunday night in New York’s 9-2 loss to the Red Sox showed, it Read More
Players including prominent New York Yankees Roger Clemens, Jason Giambi and Andy Pettitte were named in former U.S. Senator George Mitchell’s comprehensive report on steroids use in baseball released Thursday afternoon.
Below is the complete list of players implicated in the report. Depth of evidence varies, of course: Brian Roberts was named by a teammate Read More
We’ve heard some grim noises recently about the Yankees’ tough end-of-season schedule and what it might mean for their chances of making the postseason. After all, the second-place Bombers head to Toronto and Boston just three-and-a-half games ahead of the Detroit Tigers for the final playoff spot in the American League, while the Red Sox Read More