Tagged: ‘Baseball’

MLB Union Head Says Page Turned On Yankees’ Levine Spat Over Betances
February 26th, 2017 at 2:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** TAMPA, Fla. (AP) รข?? The head of the baseball players' union says "that page has been turned" in the spat regarding New York Yankees President Randy Levine and what he said about reliever Dellin Betances' agents. Levine had called Betances a victim of "over-the-top demands based on very little sense...

Yankees’ Didi Gregorius to Represent Netherlands in World Baseball Classic
January 25th, 2017 at 3:46 PM
New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius has elected to participate in the World Baseball Classic and he will be representing his native country in the Netherlands. ***PHOTO1*** Gregorius will join Andrelton Simmons, Jonathan Schoop, Jurickson Profar and Xander Bogaerts in the infield for Team Netherlands. It is a crowded infield but he...

Former Yankees Tim Raines, Ivan Rodriguez Inducted to Hall of Fame
January 18th, 2017 at 10:13 PM
The New York Yankees had two former players inducted into the Hall of Fame on Wednesday as outfielder Tim Raines and catcher Ivan Rodriguez were two of the three inductees. ***PHOTO1*** Raines, Rodriguez and former Houston Astros first baseman Jeff Bagwell were the only three players on the 2017 Hall of Fame...

Yankees’ Clint Frazier Focusing on Filling His Own Shoes
January 18th, 2017 at 3:59 PM
When the New York Yankees pulled off the blockbuster trade last July that sent left-handed relief pitcher Andrew Miller to the Cleveland Indians, the Yankees got Clint Frazier in return, one of the top prospects in all of baseball. ***PHOTO1*** Frazier struggled after he arrived to the Yankees Triple-A team in Scranton,...

Yankees, Dellin Betances Likely Heading to Arbitration
January 13th, 2017 at 9:56 PM
The New York Yankees were able to avoid the arbitration process with six of their seven eligible players. The one player they didn't strike a deal with? Relief pitcher Dellin Betances. ***PHOTO1*** Unable to come to an agreement before the deadline, the Betances and the Yankees will likely head to arbitration,...