Category: ‘MLB Teams’

New York Yankees Claim Layne Somsen Off Waivers from Cincinnati Reds; Assign Him to Class-AAA Scranton
May 25th, 2016 at 9:06 AM
On Tuesday, the Cincinnati Reds designated right-handed pitcher Layne Somsen for assignment. Not even 24 hours had passed and a team made a waiver claim for him. ***PHOTO1*** The New York Yankees claimed Somsen off waivers and sent him to Class-AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, both teams confirmed the move. The 27-year-old pitched in two games...

Yankees Go from Last Place to Third Place in Span of 48 Hours; One Game Under .500
May 22nd, 2016 at 8:59 PM
On April 19, the New York Yankees fell into last place of the American League East and were stuck there for the next month. ***PHOTO1*** When the Yankees won their game on Saturday afternoon against the Oakland A's and went to 20-22 on the season, they weren't in last place in the...

New York Yankees Sign Veteran Reliever Neal Cotts to Minor League Deal; Assigned to Class-AAA Scranton
May 20th, 2016 at 5:14 PM
The New York Yankees are always on the look out for depth in the bullpen and you can never have enough depth, especially with left-handed relievers, so the Yankees are taking a chance on one to see if he can make the majors again. ***PHOTO1*** On Friday, the Yankees announced that they...

Kansas City Royals’ Eric Hosmer: New York Yankees Can Definitely Run Away with A.L. East
May 12th, 2016 at 11:26 AM
Despite taking a 7-3 loss to the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night, the New York Yankees have been playing better baseball lately, winning four of their last six games, all of which have been at Yankee Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** Even though they have begun the season very poorly, the Yankees offense has...

Aroldis Chapman Records First Save as Member of Yankees in 10-7 Win Vs. Royals (Video)
May 11th, 2016 at 11:46 AM
On Monday night, Aroldis Chapman made his official debut for the New York Yankees after serving his 30-game (really 29) suspension at the beginning of the season and his impact was felt when he recorded two strikeouts in the Yankees win over the Kansas City Royals. ***PHOTO1*** On Tuesday night against Kansas...