Cubs Get Closer Aroldis Chapman In Trade With YankeesThe Chicago Cubs have acquired hard-throwing reliever Aroldis Chapman in a trade with the New York Yankees, giving the NL Central leaders a boost as they try for their first World Series title in more than a century.
AP Source: Yanks Discussing Deal To Send Chapman To CubsNew York was discussing a trade that would send Chapman to the Chicago Cubs as part of a swap that would bring 19-year-old shortstop prospect Gleyber Torres to the Yankees, a person familiar with the discussions told The Associated Press.
Aroldis Chapman Threw 105 MPH Pitch Monday Night [VIDEO]He threw five pitches of 104 mph or higher, reaching 105.1 on his sixth pitch to J.J. Hardy — the fastest pitch in the majors since MLB's Statcast system began measuring in 2015.
Didi Gregorius And Starlin Castro Turn Unbelievable Double Play To End Tigers Threat [VIDEO]Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius, who didn't enter the game until the eighth inning, saved his teammates with two spectacular plays.
Chapman, Yankees Hold Off Tigers In 9th, End 3-Game SkidNew York held off the Detroit Tigers 5-4 Thursday night.
Toilet Backs Up Into Yankees Dugout At Oakland Coliseum [PHOTOS]Several maintenance workers spent nearly an hour trying to fix a backed up toilet while a member of the Coliseum staff mopped up the standing water seeping into the dugout.
Tigers-Yankees Game Rescheduled For June 2 At 7:40 p.m.The Tigers-Yankees game on April 10 that was postponed has been rescheduled for Thursday, June 2 at 7:40 p.m. at Comerica Park.
Andrew Miller On Rumor Of Being Traded To Tigers: Reunion With Detroit Would Have Been FunFans were excited about Miller but then the Winter Meetings of 2008 happened.
John Oliver Sends More 'Riff-Raff' To Yankee Stadium [PHOTOS]Oliver is looking to shake things up during New York's season-opening series this week against Houston.
Turtle Power: Costumed Fans Win Yankees Tickets From Oliver [VIDEO]Two fans wore yellow and green Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles outfits to Yankee Stadium to answer comedian John Oliver's call to dress like "riff-raff."
Forbes Values Detroit Tigers At $1.15 BillionForbes estimates the New York Yankees are worth $3.4 billion, up 6 percent from last year and the highest evaluation for the 19th straight year.
A-Rod Says He Plans To Retire After 2017 SeasonThe New York Yankees slugger revealed his intentions Wednesday during an interview with ESPN. His plans were confirmed by spokesman Ron Berkowitz.