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Bryce Harper MLB rumors: Yankees, Phillies, Cubs, more

With the Washington Nationals' playoff homes growing dimmer by the day, the closer the organization seemingly inches closer to the end of the Bryce Harper era.  The 25-year-old outfielder, who made his debut with the Nationals as a 19-year-old, will become an unrestricted free agent at...

Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 3:26pm

Yankees Red Sox free live stream, preview, infographic

The penultimate meeting between the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox features a pair of playoff teams from the American League East trending in two very different directions. Boston is putting together one of the greatest seasons in Major League Baseball history behind a 103-47 record. Only...

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 12:09pm

Aaron Judge injury return: When will Yankees get star back?

The New York Yankees are still waiting for right-fielding slugger Aaron Judge to return to the lineup. It's adding further worries to an already tense time as the team is attempting to hold off the Oakland Athletics for the top spot in the American League Wild Card race.  Judge, one of...

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 11:35am

Is Luke Voit the Yankees first baseman of the future?

So much for the Bird being the word. Instead, it's all about Luke Voit.  Of all the deals Brian Cashman has pulled off over the past year, the trade that acquired the 27-year-old first baseman might be one of the best.  After being nothing more than a fringe player for the St. Louis...

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 12:22pm

MLB trade rumors: Yankees acquire Andrew McCutchen

The New York Yankees have reportedly acquired veteran outfielder Andrew McCutchen from the San Francisco Giants on Thursday night, according to ESPN's Buster Olney.  In return, the Giants are receiving 23-year-old shortstop prospect Abiatal Avelino, the No. 23-ranked prospect in the...

Friday, August 31, 2018 - 1:20pm

Could Yankees catch Red Sox in AL East?

The idea of the New York Yankees winning the American League Eastern division seemed like nothing more than a pipe dream on Aug. 18 as the Bronx Bombers sat 10.5 games behind the scorching-hot Boston Red Sox who had won 17 of their last 20 games.  While the Red Sox slew any poor franchise...

Monday, August 27, 2018 - 11:42am

MLB rumors: Could Yankees fire Aaron Boone?

Simply looking at the records of both first-year managers in New York, it would be more logical for Mets manager Mickey Callaway to be on the hot seat instead of Yankees boss Aaron Boone.  The Mets have been relegated to another disappointing year and have been out of playoff contention since...

Thursday, August 23, 2018 - 12:22pm

Red Sox Yankees Astros World Series odds - Futures

Metro recommends bets and fades in the World Series futures market for three AL teams.   Boston Red Sox  Pre-deadline odds: 6.5-1  Current odds: 3.25-1    The Red Sox have played like the best team in baseball almost all season and have the top record in the majors. J...

Sunday, August 12, 2018 - 5:42pm

AL Wild Card: Schedule could save Yankees

Things aren't looking so peachy in the Bronx after the New York Yankees were swept in a four-game series by the Boston Red Sox. Now sitting 9.5 games back in the American League East, the Yankees might have to relegate their postseason hopes to a Wild Card berth as fans all over social media...

Monday, August 6, 2018 - 12:45pm

Yankees Red Sox free live stream, TV Aug. 2-5

With the trade deadline officially having come and gone, the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox are officially in the stretch run of the 2018 MLB season.    And what better way to kick off the final act of the year than with a four-game tilt between two of the most bitter rivals in all...

Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 11:33am

Andrew McCutchen MLB trade rumors: Yankees interested

The New York Yankees are keen on bringing in another outfield for the stretch run as Aaron Judge recovers from a wrist injury that will sideline him for three weeks. Among those names is former National League MVP and San Francisco Giants outfielder Andrew McCutchen.  According to MLB.com...

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 1:06pm

What Yankees are getting with Lance Lynn trade

The New York Yankees continued to address areas of concern prior to Tuesday's trade deadline by acquiring veteran right-handed starting pitcher Lance Lynn from the Minnesota Twins for first baseman Tyler Austin and pitching prospect Luis Rijo.  The necessity to make a move for at least...

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 8:05am

Bryce Harper Yankees MLB trade rumors: Could it happen?

The Washington Nationals are on the verge of falling out of contention in the National League East as they sit six games behind the division-leading Philadelphia Phillies. With the trade deadline coming up at 4 p.m. ET on Tuesday afternoon, not only could the Nationals see the end of their season,...

Monday, July 30, 2018 - 12:07pm

Zack Wheeler MLB trade rumors: Yankees, Brewers, Phillies

New York Mets starting pitcher Zack Wheeler continues to watch his value soar over the past few weeks. And with Major League Baseball's Jul. 31 trade deadline practically upon us, the market for the 28-year-old continues to heat up.  FanCred's Jon Heyman reported on Monday morning...

Monday, July 30, 2018 - 11:36am

Yankees trade rumors: Latest on Zack Wheeler, Chris Archer

The New York Yankees seemingly checked off a large task off their to-do list last week when they acquired left-handed pitcher J.A. Happ to help bolster an inconsistent starting rotation. However, they may not be done yet with the Major League Baseball's Jul. 31 trade deadline looming....

Sunday, July 29, 2018 - 10:20am

Blue Jays trade J.A. Happ to Yankees

The New York Yankees have reportedly acquired left-handed pitcher JA Happ on Thursday afternoon, as first reported by Jon Heyman of FanCred.  Toronto's return for the southpaw has not been made official as of yet, but it is believed that infielder Brandon Drury and outfield prospect Billy...

Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 2:51pm

Zack Wheeler MLB trade rumors: Yankees, Reds, Red Sox, more

New York Mets pitcher Zack Wheeler's value continues to increase thanks to a recent run of solid starts. For a selling franchise, it couldn't come at a better time for the Mets, who could trade the right-hander before Major League Baseball's Jul. 31 deadline.  The 28-year-old is...

Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 12:49pm

Look at how nasty Yankees bullpen is after Zach Britton trade

The New York Yankees bullpen became even more imposing on Tuesday night when the team traded for Baltimore Orioles All-Star closer Zach Britton for pitchers Dillon Tate, Josh Rogers and Cody Carroll.  Britton now goes from the worst team in baseball with the Orioles, who are flirting with a...

Wednesday, July 25, 2018 - 12:07pm

Pantorno: Yankees must set Gary Sanchez straight

The one aspect of baseball that any common man can compare to a major leaguer like New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez is hustle.  Sure, you might not be able to hit a 95 mile-per-hour fastball or scoop out a low throw at first base, but you can run hard out of the batter's box when...

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 12:47pm

New York Daily News layoffs: Which sports writers are out?

It was a dark Monday in the journalism world as the New York Daily News laid off roughly half of its newsroom, including a number of talented and popular sportswriters.  Owned by Chicago-based Tronc, the Daily News laid off a number of back-shop jobs shortly after taking over in September of...

Monday, July 23, 2018 - 3:34pm