5/5/2016 | Rodgers, Alcantara among top prospect performers Thursday
Some scouts were down on Brendan Rodgers after his uneven, injury-laden pro debut last summer, when he hit .273/.340/.429 with three homers in 37 games after the Rockies selected him No. 3 overall in the 2015 draft. What a difference a year makes.
5/5/2016 | O's walk off over Yanks after classic duel
Pedro Alvarez's sacrifice fly off Yankees closer Andrew Miller gave the Orioles a 1-0 walk-off win in the 10th inning on Thursday night.
5/5/2016 | For Yanks, weekend series with Red Sox big
The Yankees have now played all their opponents in the always-tough American League East, and they go home to face the Red Sox for a three-game set again this weekend.
5/5/2016 | Yankees call up Gamel with Gardner sidelined
With Brett Gardner likely unable to swing the bat after being drilled near the right elbow with a pitch in Wednesday's 7-0 victory over the Orioles, the Yankees called up outfielder Ben Gamel from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Thursday.
5/5/2016 | Betances owes debt to hardworking mother
Family always comes first for Dellin Betances, and one of the biggest reasons why is because his mother, Maria, worked hard to ensure her four children would stick together and help each other whenever possible.
5/4/2016 | CC keeps O's off-balance, and guessing
The feeble swings from a powerful Orioles lineup were the best evidence yet that CC Sabathia really will be able to succeed with a different arsenal at this stage of his career. His approach may have changed, but the results were classic.
5/4/2016 | X-rays negative on Gardner's elbow after HBP
Brett Gardner had called this a "must-win game" for the Yankees, or at least as close as you can get to that in early May, so the outfielder was pleased to trade some soreness near his right elbow for some happy music in the clubhouse.
5/4/2016 | Tanaka, Gausman set to square off in series finale
The Yankees will send right-hander Masahiro Tanaka to the mound for Thursday's series finale at Camden Yards, and he'll be opposite Orioles right-hander Kevin Gausman.
5/4/2016 | Yanks ponder bats, but replace A-Rod with arm
The Yankees considered numerous options to fill Alex Rodriguez's spot on the active roster Wednesday, according to manager Joe Girardi, but they ultimately summoned a pitcher to replace the active home run leader.
5/3/2016 | Severino shows progress despite taking loss
Luis Severino seemed to have shown enough improvement on Tuesday to keep his spot in the rotation, but the end result was still one that has become far too familiar for the Yankees -- another game, another loss.
5/3/2016 | Trumbo, Tillman push Yanks' skid to 6 games
Mark Trumbo homered twice to back starter Chris Tillman's seven strong innings in the Orioles' 4-1 series-opening win over the Yankees on Tuesday night.
5/3/2016 | A-Rod to get MRI after injuring hamstring
Alex Rodriguez has a date with an MRI tube on Wednesday morning, and that promises to determine if the Yankees' designated hitter can avoid a stint on the disabled list after injuring his right hamstring in Tuesday's 4-1 loss to the Orioles.
5/3/2016 | CC asked to slam brakes on skid
Left-hander CC Sabathia draws the call opposite right-handed rookie Tyler Wilson, who has joined the rotation in place of Yovani Gallardo, who is currently rehabbing from right shoulder tendinitis.
5/3/2016 | Girardi: Chapman will make 'bullpen longer'
Aroldis Chapman can't cure what has ailed the Yankees' sluggish offense, but the club is still looking forward to plugging the flame-throwing left-hander in for some save situations, beginning next week.
5/3/2016 | Cashman: Coaching staff not to blame for skid
Yankees general manager Brian Cashman joined his team on Tuesday in Baltimore's Inner Harbor, acknowledging the serious situation that their sluggish April has created, though he stressed that his presence should not be construed as a warning shot at manager Joe Girardi or his coaching staff.
5/3/2016 | For Yanks and O's, early tests of all varieties
The realities of a 162-game season have a way of creeping in. And the Orioles and Yankees are feeling it big-time at the outset of May.
5/3/2016 | On new teams, Young, Hicks face challenges
Red Sox outfielder Chris Young and Aaron Hicks, the player who replaced him this season as the Yankees' backup left fielder, have remained focused as they work through the transition phase with their new clubs.
5/3/2016 | Demeritte, Mendez among top prospect performers Monday
Class A Advanced High Desert has been rolling of late, winning eight of their last 10 games to move into first place atop the California League South division. Lefty Yohander Mendez and second baseman Travis Demeritte have been key to High Desert's early success.