Yankees Press Releases
Yankees acquire Minor League OF Eric Young Jr. from Milwaukee
Today the Yankees acquired minor league outfielder Eric Young Jr. from Milwaukee in exchange for cash considerations. He will be assigned to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
Yankees acquire Minor League RHPs Juan De Paula, Jio Orozco from Seattle
The New York Yankees today announced that they have acquired right-handed pitchers Juan De Paula and Jio Orozco from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for outfielder Ben Gamel.
Yankees complete trade with Pittsburgh
The New York Yankees today announced that they have acquired outfielder Tito Polo and left-handed pitcher Stephen Tarpley from the Pittsburgh Pirates as the players to be named later to complete the trade that sent right-handed pitcher Ivan Nova to Pittsburgh on August 1, 2016.
Update on RHP Nathan Eovaldi
Earlier today, RHP Nathan Eovaldi underwent his second "Tommy John" surgery, in addition to having his right flexor tendon repaired. The surgery was performed by Yankees Head Team Physician Dr. Christopher Ahmad at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and went as expected.
Yankees roster move - 8/14/16
Following today's game, the Yankees optioned RHP Luis Severino to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
Statements regarding Alex Rodriguez
"Alex was a hard worker, a genuine fan of the game and possessed great ability. In our time together, I always knew that the game mattered to him. Baseball teaches all of us at some point, and I think he should be proud of the way he carried himself these last two years. I wish Alex and his family all the best in the future."
Yankees roster moves - 8/12/16
Prior to tonight's game, the Yankees made the following roster moves.
Nathan Pine and Andrew Breiner to throw out first pitches before Monday's game
Today it was announced that the College of Holy Cross Director of Athletics Nathan Pine and Fordham University Head Football Coach Andrew Breiner will throw out the ceremonial first pitches prior to Monday's 7:05 p.m. Yankees-Blue Jays game at Yankee Stadium.
Yankees recall RHP Luis Cessa from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Signed RHP Ben Heller (#50) to a Major League contract and selected him to the 25-man roster from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.