Tagged: ‘MLB’

Chris Carter, Yankees Finalize $3.5M, 1-Year Contract
February 16th, 2017 at 4:05 PM
***PHOTO1*** TAMPA, Fla. (CBSNewYork/AP) â?? Chris Carter, who tied for the National League in home runs last season, has finalized a $3.5 million, one-year contract with the New York Yankees. The deal announced Thursday includes a $500,000 signing bonus, a $3 million salary and $500,000 in performance bonuses: $100,000 each for...

Cashman: Yankees not waving white flag in transition year
February 16th, 2017 at 3:48 PM
***PHOTO1*** TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Brian Cashman says the Yankees are ''not waving any white flag while transitioning'' to a younger team. ''We have the potential to be a championship-caliber team,'' the New York general manager said Thursday. ''Listen, if we stay healthy and perform up to expectations, then I think without...

Sweeny: Randy Choate, ‘Loogy’ Extraordinaire, Calls It A Career
February 16th, 2017 at 12:25 PM
***PHOTO1*** By Sweeny Murti» More Columns Randy Choate's idol is Jesse Orosco. Very early in his career, when he came up with the Yankees in the early 2000s, Choate told me his goal was to be just like Orosco, who retired after appearing in a record 1,252 games and pitched until he...

WATCH: Hal Steinbrenner has high hopes for 2017 Yankees
February 16th, 2017 at 10:19 AM
***PHOTO1*** Jan. 24, 2012; Bronx, NY, USA; New York Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner talks to the media after Jorge Posada ... Read Original Post at Sports Media 101 searches and spiders for news it aggregates from across the web about your favorite sport or sports team. This article is originally...

Chapman Says His Mind Is On Nothing But The Yankees
February 16th, 2017 at 9:01 AM
***PHOTO1*** TAMPA, Fla. (CBSNewYork/AP) â?? Aroldis Chapman is focusing on his return to the New York Yankees, not the World Series ring he earned with the Chicago Cubs. "I'm here now," Chapman said through a translator Wednesday before the Yankees' first spring training workout. "We have a job to be done...