New York Yankees

Jacoby Ellsbury. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Lindholm: What Are Baseball’s Top Free Agents Really Worth In 2013?

There has been a flurry of activity as the window for baseball free agency opened, and it’s hard to evaluate a deal without some kind of baseline measure.

670 The Score–12/05/2013

Phil Hughes.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Twins, Phil Hughes Agree To 3-Year Deal

Phil Hughes probably needed to leave hitter-friendly Yankee Stadium, and the Minnesota Twins were desperate for proven arms to strengthen a woeful rotation. The two parties have come together, hoping to help each other out.

670 The Score–12/02/2013

Peter Gammons.  (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Baffoe: The Peter Gammons Outrage Is A Joke

I sit back on my swivel chair watching little vultures trying to do the actual kill rather than merely pick apart the carcass and I think to myself, “What is this? What are we doing here?”

670 The Score–11/22/2013

Alex Rodriguez.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

A-Rod’s Lawyers Rest Case At Hearing

Alex Rodriguez’s lawyers rested their primary case Thursday without calling the player as a witness at the grievance hearing to overturn his 211-game suspension, a person familiar with the proceedings told The Associated Press.


Alex Rodriguez.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Report: A-Rod Failed Drug Test For Stimulants In 2006

The A-Rod saga never goes away — we know that.

670 The Score–11/04/2013

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Keidel: Redbirds Will Be Back In Catbird Seat

Despite your monolithic love for the Cardinals, no one was rooting for the Redbirds more than I was. Not only as a Yankees fan, but as a native New Yorker imbued with an epic allergy to all things New England, I am biologically skewed against the Red Sox.


Derek Jeter

Jeter And Yankees Reach $12 Million, 1-Year Deal

Derek Jeter and the New York Yankees have agreed to a $12 million, one-year contract.

670 The Score–11/01/2013

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Keidel: House Of Cardinals; Is St. Louis America’s Team?

The New York Yankees are America’s team. Or are they? The Evil Empire just doesn’t feel so daunting anymore, winning just one title since the last year of the ’90s dynasty.


Curtis Granderson.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Angi: Should The White Sox Sign Granderson?

Granderson would be the first installment of what is, if you’re inclined to believe the sound bites, a three-year plan that involves more international spending, the draft, and mid-tier free agents instead of purchasing a team of superstars.

670 The Score–10/10/2013

Sammy Sosa. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Wisch: Cubs Could Use More Stars, But Sosa Can Stay Home

As for Sammy, the door back to to Wrigley can remain dark. And he can build his own statue somewhere else.

670 The Score–10/10/2013

Theo Epstein. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Baker’s Dozen: Theo Needs A Home Run With Next Hire

To his credit, Theo Epstein has never claimed to be the smartest guy in the room, let alone in baseball.

670 The Score–10/10/2013

Martellus Bennett. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Hoge: Slow Start By Former Team Doesn’t ‘Bother’ Bennett

Martellus Bennett will face his former team Thursday for the first time when the Bears host the Giants, but he made it clear Wednesday — in his own unique way — that any warm feelings he has for his former teammates will go out the window once the ball is kicked off.

670 The Score–10/09/2013

Joe Girardi.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Yankees Sign Girardi To 4-Year Extension

It looks like the Cubs’ managerial search will continue without Joe Girardi.

670 The Score–10/09/2013

Joe Girardi.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Report: Girardi Wants To ‘Explore’ Cubs Vacancy

New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi “wants to formally explore the Cubs’ opening after weeks of back-channel feelers,” according to the Chicago Sun-Times.

670 The Score–10/08/2013

Joe Girardi.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Spiegel: For Cubs, It’s Not Girardi Or Bust

Find the right guy, even if if he’s not the known guy.

670 The Score–10/04/2013

Joe Girardi. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Report: Yankees Won’t Allow Cubs To Speak With Girardi

The Yankees “aren’t willing” to grant the Cubs permission to speak with Girardi while the sides try to negotiate a new deal.

670 The Score–10/03/2013

Joe Girardi.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Angi: Is Girardi The Right Fit For The Cubs Now?

Asking Girardi to manage the Cubs now is like asking Warren Buffett to manage a Waffle House.


Joe Girardi.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Report: Cubs Set To Make Girardi Big-Money Offer

The Joe Girardi-to-the-Cubs dream could soon become more than just a dream.

670 The Score–10/03/2013

Joe Girardi. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Cashman: Yankees Want Girardi Back

The Yankees want Joe Girardi to return as manager next season.

670 The Score–10/01/2013