(NEW YORK) — Rather than ban home plate collisions outright, Major League Baseball and its players adopted a rule limiting them this season.
In what both sides said was a one-year experiment, the rule allows collisions if the catcher has the ball and is blocking the runner’s direct path to home plate, and if the catcher goes into …
(PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla.) — New York Mets first baseman Ike Davis admits he concealed a nagging oblique strain from the team last year but claims the injury wasn’t a factor in his poor performance.
Speaking Monday, Davis confirmed a story that first appeared Sunday on the New York Post’s website.
“It’s just an overblown thing. …
(TAMPA, Fla.) — Outfielder Brett Gardner and the New York Yankees have agreed to a contract that adds $52 million in guaranteed money from 2015-18.
The deal announced Sunday includes a team option for for 2019 that if exercised would make the new money $62.5 million over five seasons.
“It shows the level of confidence, belief and …
Can baseball fans handle another Yankee goodbye tour so soon after Mariano Rivera’s schmaltzy sendoff?
The Yankees captain announced his retirement on Facebook
Masahiro Tanaka paid an estimated $200,000 for the atypical aerial adventure
The Yankee has ended his quest to overturn the ruling about his use of performance-enhancing drugs
The ESPN baseball analyst says he’s “ready to try and win another big game”
It’s part of a growing wave of increased security measures in professional sports following last April’s Boston Marathon bombing
“Clark the Cub” debuted on Monday
He has been banned from MLB games for the entire 2014 season
Baseball broke all the rules and harassed its employees simply because they had the gall to outwit their boss. So that’s why they call it America’s pastime
More details in doping allegations following suspension