Yankees’ embarrassing comparison for Aaron Boone says it all

The current relationship between New York Yankees fans and their now-and-forever manager Aaron Boone is very much untenable, unless the Bombers can spend enough money to paper over their myriad holes this offseason. And…even if they do…it’ll always be Boone vs. Alex Cora for bragging rights in the Yankees-Red Sox...
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The Yankees’ End of Year Press Conferences: News & Notes

After this morning’s big Aaron Boone news, Brian Cashman took to the podium to give his annual end-of-the-season press conference. That was always how this was going to go. Make a managerial decision, then have the press conference. Makes sense. Anyway, Cashman said a lot of interesting things today. That...

Chicago Cubs leaving fingerprints all over this year’s MLB postseason

Although the Chicago Cubs did not come even remotely close to making it to the dance after an emotional roller coaster of a season, their fingerprints are all over the MLB postseason. Almost every team in play has some sort of a connection to the North Siders, almost all of whom have made noise here in October.

Astros, Dodgers win...76ers bench Simmons...NBA begins

UNDATED (AP) — The American League Championship Series is tied at two games apiece, while the NL Championship Series has the Atlanta Braves with a 2-1 lead. Michael Brantley laced a three-run homer while the Houston Astros scored seven times in the ninth inning to beat the Red Sox, 9-2 in Boston. Cody Bellinger slammed a three-run homer and Mookie Betts added a go-ahead double in a four-run eighth that sent the Los Angeles Dodgers past the Braves, 6-5. NEW YORK (AP) — The future of New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone has been resolved after he accepted a three-year contract extension that includes an option for 2025. Boone owns a 328-218 record with the Yankees, reaching the postseason four times but winning just one AL East title. The Yanks shook off a slow start this year to reach the wild-card game, where they lost to the Red Sox.
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'He's all in': Hal Steinbrenner holds the cards in Yankees' rebuilding mission

NEW YORK – The next order of business on the Yankees’ early winter checklist is discovering how much Hal Steinbrenner is willing to spend to upgrade his team. General manager Brian Cashman said he is waiting to hear what his budget will be in 2022. During Tuesday’s formal announcement that...

Ranking free agent shortstops who best fit Yankees for 2022 season

Shortstop. The captain of the infield and usually one of the best two-way players on any team. And you don’t need to convince New Yorkers about that. Yankees legend Derek Jeter was the epitome of this. Nomar Garciaparra with the Boston Red Sox, whether Yankee fans sneer at his name or not, falls into this category. There’s actually so many in recent memory that we could touch on.

Yanks shift focus to shortstop, want Torres at 2B

With the managerial situation taken care of, the New York Yankees will next turn their attention to improving the roster, specifically at shortstop, general manager Brian Cashman said Tuesday. “Bottom line, shortstop is an area of need,” Cashman said. “I think Gleyber is best served at second base.”. After Torres...

Under Fire: Just Before the Battle Mother?

While the majority of Civil War soldiers bravely stood their first experiences under fire, there were always those few looking for a quick retreat. A musical parody on the solemn tune “Just Before the Battle, Mother” poked threatening fun at the skedaddlers from a fight. Just before the battle, mother,

Yankees: Did Anthony Rizzo shout out Joc Pederson with dog pic?

Extremely proud to be able to deliver New York Yankees fans the most adorable headline of the offseason in the first few weeks of the offseason. It simply feels good to provide things like this while we’re all down in the dumps questioning whether Corey Seager can, indeed, be the shortstop of the future if he isn’t a shortstop at all.

Brian Cashman looks ahead to crucial Yankees offseason

For the 2021 Yankees, there were some deficiencies that were easier to see coming, like the team’s lack of speed and high strikeout numbers (they struck out the sixth most in all of baseball). Both of those areas are part of what Cashman says will be looked into this winter.

MLB insider explains which free-agent shortstop is best fit for Yankees

It’s no secret Brian Cashman will spend the offseason mulling his options at shortstop, with the New York Yankees moving Gleyber Torres back to second base. Read our comprehensive how to bet on baseball guide. And the general manager has a bumper crop of free-agent shortstops to consider signing this...