Manager Joe Girardi signed a four-year contract Wednesday to stay with the New York Yankees through 2017.
The Yankees want Joe Girardi to return as manager next season.
Mark Reynolds hit a tiebreaking homer in a four-run 14th inning, and the New York Yankees went into an offseason of uncertainty Sunday with a 5-1 victory over the Houston Astros, whose 15-game losing streak was the longest at the end of the season in more than a century.
Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte wrapped up his career Saturday with a complete-game and a win in Houston against the Astros.
Alex Rodriguez said dealing with his 211-game suspension stemming from baseball’s Biogenesis drug investigation has been a “big burden” and adds he’s ready to face it “head on” when the arbitration hearing on his grievance begins Monday
Two months shy of his 44th birthday, the man called Mo will finish his big league career this weekend as the Yankees complete a disappointing season with a series in Houston, the end of a farewell tour launched in March when he announced this would be his final season.
By RONALD BLUM AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Mariano Rivera said goodbye to Yankee Stadium with hugs, tears and cheers. Baseball’s most acclaimed relief pitcher made an emotional exit in his final appearance […]
Mariano Rivera may make a debut on his final weekend before retirement: as a centerfielder.
By RONALD BLUM AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ The New York Yankees failed to make the playoffs for only the second time in 19 years, getting mathematically eliminated Wednesday night during an […]
NEW YORK (AP) _ Some Yankees fans are getting a free pass for a home game next year, thanks to the foul-up on Mariano Rivera bobblehead night. A day after the late delivery of Rivera […]