• Furious Aaron Boone booted as late blunder dooms Yankees

    Furious Aaron Boone booted as late blunder dooms Yankees

    BALTIMORE — Not even a trip to Camden Yards can cure what ails this Yankee team. After seeing their three-game winning streak snapped in Cleveland on Sunday, the Yankees fell back into last place
  • Domingo German a lock for Yankees rotation after Deivi Garcia decision

    Domingo German a lock for Yankees rotation after Deivi Garcia decision

    TAMPA — Deivi Garcia’s attempt at making the Yankees rotation to start the season came to an end Friday, when he was optioned to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. The news was hardly a surprise.
  • Yankees’ Deivi Garcia likely will be sent to alternate site after ‘frustrating’ start

    Yankees’ Deivi Garcia likely will be sent to alternate site after ‘frustrating’ start

    TAMPA — Deivi Garcia called it a “frustrating” outing, one in which the right-hander gave up four runs, seven hits, a pair of homers and two walks in just three-plus innings. The velocity on
  • Deivi Garcia shows why he has Yankees rotation chance in spring debut

    Deivi Garcia shows why he has Yankees rotation chance in spring debut

    CLEARWATER, Fla. — Deivi Garcia was just 16 years old when he first heard the comparisons to Pedro Martinez. He was young, right-handed and short in stature, and Garcia said his teammates
  • Yankees face unfamiliar problem finding Gerrit Cole rotation help

    Yankees face unfamiliar problem finding Gerrit Cole rotation help

    Call this The Case of the Missing 40 Percent. As the Yankees stand now, still in the first inning of this Hot Stove season unlike any other, they must replace 40 percent of their 2020 starts, probably
  • Deivi Garcia is the ‘fearless’ key to Yankees’ playoff chances

    Deivi Garcia is the ‘fearless’ key to Yankees’ playoff chances

    It’s only been four starts, but Deivi Garcia has made quite an impression on his Yankees teammates. Gary Sanchez called him “fearless.” Gerrit Cole said of Garcia, “I really like what I see.” And it’s easy to tell why. The 21-year-old won again in Tuesday’s romp over the Blue Jays thanks to an eruption from …
  • Deivi Garcia has ‘so many’ questions after talking to idol Pedro Martinez

    Deivi Garcia has ‘so many’ questions after talking to idol Pedro Martinez

    Yankees rookie hurler Deivi Garcia likely lived out his childhood dream when he received a call from his idol Pedro Martinez after his MLB debut on Aug. 30. Garcia held the Mets to one unearned run over six innings in a no-decision, and Martinez took to Twitter to commend the 21-year-old on his “excellent” outing. …
  • Yankees can exhale — for one night, at least

    Yankees can exhale — for one night, at least

    BUFFALO — For a change, it was hard to hear Aaron Boone as he settled behind the microphone and in front of the Zoom camera. For a change, you could hear strands of loud music bleeding though the walls of the visiting clubhouse at Sahlen Field, the sure sign that a baseball game had gone, …
  • Clarke Schmidt’s debut shows the Yankees are still in peril

    Clarke Schmidt’s debut shows the Yankees are still in peril

    It turned out to be, in every way, the exact opposite of the narrative the Yankees wanted to craft Friday night. One young pitcher’s encore falling short of his debut. A second pitcher’s debut occurring in about as tough a spot as you would construct for your worst enemy. Two streaks of dominance screeching to …
  • Yankees’ dominance of Orioles ends with disappointing split

    Yankees’ dominance of Orioles ends with disappointing split

    BALTIMORE — It could have been worse, but it didn’t come close to being good. That sums up what the Yankees did at Camden Yards on Friday night, where they split a doubleheader against the awful Orioles. After eking out a 6-5 win in the opener that took nine innings, the Yankees were in position …