Aroldis Chapman

Deal is Done
Good news for the Yankees and new closer Aroldis Chapman: Again, this is good news for both sides. Chapman had filed for a $13.1 million number while the Yankees had countered at $9 million. If the two sides hadn't settled before Feb. 19, they would have gone to court and their relationship would have started with the Yankees giving all the reasons why their star acquisition doesn't deserve the mo
Risky Move
I've never liked the New York Yankees. But I've always respected them. Derek Jeter. Jorge Posada. Bernie Williams. Paul O'Neill. All clean cut players off the field. The "Yankee Way." Even Alex Rodriguez, Jason Giambi and Andy Pettitte, cheaters, were not "scumbags" before they got to New York...
Yankees Trade Likely
The Yankees have been strong in the month of July and Buster Olney believes that New York is in a great position to improve their roster even more before Friday’s trade deadline.
Here Comes Chapman?
On Sunday afternoon, the Cincinnati Reds traded starting pitcher Johnny Cueto to the Kansas City Royals. ESPN’s Buster Olney believes that dominant Reds closer Aroldis Chapman could be next and possibly to the Yankees.
McCann Gives Yanks Sweep of Reds
NEW YORK (AP) — Jacoby Ellsbury got four hits and scored the winning run in the ninth inning on Brian McCann's pop-fly single that dropped among three Cincinnati Reds in shallow right field, giving the New York Yankees a 3-2 victory Sunday...