The Yankees have agreed to a 1-year deal with submarining reliever Darren O'Day, according to reports, bolstering their bullpen two days after trading Adam Ottavino to Boston.
Way-too-early 2022 Hall of Fame preview: How Alex Rodriguez and David Ortiz add even more ballot drama
Think this year's voting was full of difficult decisions? Wait until A-Rod and Big Papi are eligible for the first time while Bonds, Clemens and others get one last chance.
With J.T. Realmuto returning to the Phillies, here's where our experts predict the best still available will eventually sign.
Pitcher Jameson Taillon is thrilled to join the New York Yankees and reunite with former teammate Gerrit Cole.
In Jameson Taillon, did Yankees trade for latest starter who will dominate after leaving Pittsburgh?
Like former Pirates Gerrit Cole and Tyler Glasnow before him, Taillon could shine in his new home -- but is also another question mark in a New York rotation full of them.
Adam Ottavino is heading to Boston as the Yankees have agreed to trade the reliever to the Red Sox. It is the first trade between the AL East rivals since 2014.
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The Yankees are kicking in $850,000 into the Ottavino trade - Buster Olney
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Adam Ottavino has been traded to the Red Sox, as @lindsayadler first reported, and it's the first deal between the rivals since the Stephen Drew-for-Kelly Johnson blockbuster in 2014. Yankees free up some cash. Red Sox add to a hefty payroll and get a late-inning arm.
From Hall of Fame locks to rookies we can dream on, we're already looking ahead to which current stars eventually will make it and their most similar all-time great.
The Yankees have acquired pitcher Jameson Taillon in a trade with the Pirates, adding another bounce-back candidate to their rotation.
Jeff Passan ESPN
The New York Yankees have acquired Jameson Taillon from the Pittsburgh Pirates for Miguel Yajure, Roansy Contreras, Maikel Escotto and Canaan Smith, sources tell ESPN.
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Two of baseball's most revered figures held hallowed records for decades AND shared first & middle names: Henry Louis (Hank) Aaron & Henry Louis (Lou) Gehrig. In our 1997 special on Jackie Robinson's legacy, Aaron said of chasing & passing the 714 home runs of Gehrig's teammate Babe Ruth & enduring a torrent of racist abuse & death threats, "I don't talk about it that much, especially the home run. It had taken a piece of my life with it. Rather than being happy, it was a sad moment."
Have the Padres passed the Dodgers? When will Bauer and Realmuto sign? Which team still needs to make a splash? Our experts weigh in.
The New York Mets missed out on George Springer. After acquiring Lindor, are they done this offseason? Also, Philip Rivers retired today. Is he a Hall of Famer? Is he better than Eli Manning? Carlin weighs in.
BBTN: Jess Mendoza on the Mets firing Jared Porter. Plus, Padres manager Jayce Tingler on Snell, Tatis and the Dodgers
Jess Mendoza talks to Buster about the Mets firing Jared Porter for sexually harassing a reporter, the emotions she felt when the story broke, why more women don’t speak up similar situations, the need for structural changes in the sport and her belief that things will be different going forward (6:40). Next, Tim Kurkjian stops by to talk about life as a grandparent, Porter, the Blue Jays signing George Springer, if the Yankees are done making additions, his top five teams right now and the passing of Don Sutton (25:46). Then, Sarah Langs shares her thoughts on the Porter situation and teams under the most pressure to make moves before the season (41:41). Finally, Padres manager Jayce Tingler on when he heard the Blake Snell news, the dynamic between the Padres and Dodgers, how Fernando Tatis Jr. can push himself to be even better and building on the 2020 season (52:55).
Eric and Tristan discuss the impact of the recent signings (Musgrove, Kluber, LeMahieu and more) on the 2021 ranks, take swings at trivia, answer your questions and rank the top Simpsons season!
Anita Marks reacts to all the news in NYC this week with Harden going to the Nets, Robert Saleh joining the Jets and the Yankees signing DJ LeMahieu on 98.7 ESPN. Plus, ESPN's Bill Barnwell joins to preview the NFL Divisional Round slate.
Dave reacts to a busy sports weekend on 98.7 ESPN. DJ LeMahieu is back with the Yankees. Robert Saleh is the head coach of the Jets. Harden joins the Nets. And the NFL Divisional Round kicks off.
If the longtime ace bounces back from two injury-plagued seasons, New York might have just reeled in one of the biggest fish of this offseason.
New York Yankees legend Yogi Berra will be featured on a new stamp this year, the U.S. Postal Service announced Friday.
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Right-hander Corey Kluber and the New York Yankees are finalizing a deal that will bring the two-time AL Cy Young winner to the Bronx, pending a physical, sources familiar with the agreement tell ESPN.
Slugging outfielder Aaron Judge and the Yankees avoided arbitration when they agreed to a one-year contract worth $10,175,000. The team signed all eight players who were eligible for arbitration.
LeMahieu's return answers New York's biggest offseason question, but the Bombers still have some holes to fill this winter.