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David Schoenfield ESPN Senior Writer 

Who should be considered MLB's current Home Run King? Maybe a guy who has never led his league.

Saquon hits his target with a throw ... from one knee (0:20)

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

VIDEO: Here is manager Aaron Boone talking about outfielder Aaron Judge's stiff neck, and when he expects him to be back in the Yankees lineup.

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Aaron Boone on Aaron Judge's stiff neck: "I don't think it's that big a deal. It locked up on him when he woke up; slept on it a little weird. Hopeful he can be in there tomorrow, but we'll see. As long as that stiffness gets out of there, we have to wait and see. But I don't expect it to be a long-term thing."

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

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Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Aaron Boone said that he doesn't think Aaron Judge's stiff neck is a big deal. Boone said Judge told him his neck "locked up" on him this morning. Boone: "I don't expect it to be a long-term thing."

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

J.A. Happ on Aroldis Chapman testing positive for COVID-19: "It's unfortunate to hear that but we knew going in there was potential for that (happening). If we want to make this work, we have to understand this can happen. We have our protocols in place so it's a matter of following those."


Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Here's Masahiro Tanaka throwing balls into the stands while working out outside for a fourth straight day, barely a week after being stuck on the right side of the head by a 112mph Giancarlo Stanton line drive.

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Yankees announce Aaron Judge has been scratched from tonight's intrasquad scrimmage due to a stiff neck. Judge was scheduled to hit second in today's 'Yankees vs. Bombers' intrasquad game, with JA Happ on the mound.


Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

VIDEO: Manager Aaron Boone talks about Aroldis Chapman's positive test for COVID-19, and the way the Yankees are handling testing and protocols.

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1dMarly Rivera

Yanks closer Chapman tests positive for virus

Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman, who had 37 saves and a 2.21 ERA last season, has tested positive for the coronavirus. Manager Aaron Boone said Zack Britton would take over the role if Chapman isn't ready for the start of the season.

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Aroldis Chapman told ESPN he's feeling well and has “very little symptoms.” MLB is also providing players' households access to regular COVID-19 testing, and Chapman's right-hand man and personal trainer was also tested, with negative results.

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Aaron Boone announces that closer Aroldis Chapman tested positive for COVID-19; has mild symptoms. Boone: "(Zack Britton) naturally could fill the (closer) role; Britt would be a natural guy (to close games) if Chappy is not able to go."

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2dRich Cimini

Jets' Bell backs Adams; doesn't expect a trade

Jets running back Le'Veon Bell said on New York's Hot 97 radio that after talking with safety Jamal Adams that he believes Adams wants to remain with the team -- if he gets a new contract. Bell said he supports Adams' stance.

PTI: Will SEC Follow Big Ten's Lead?

Mike Wilbon and Frank Isola discuss if the SEC will follow the Big Ten's lead in playing a conference-only schedule, if Tom Thibodeau is a lock for the Knicks head coaching job, if Christian Pulisic is exceeding expectations and more.

1927 Yankees diary

  • Robert Hunt
  • Immerse yourself in the 1927 Yankees

    "The Diary of Myles Thomas" is an experiment in storytelling, a genre we're calling real-time historical fiction. Experience the Roaring Twenties through the eyes of a mediocre pitcher on the greatest baseball team of all time.