Yankees Press Releases
Sunday, January 25, 2015
Yankees Sign INF Stephen Drew
The New York Yankees today announced they have signed INF Stephen Drew to a one-year contract extending through the 2015 season.
Yankees acquire RHP Chris Martin from Colorado
The New York Yankees today announced that they have acquired RHP Chris Martin from the Colorado Rockies in exchange for cash considerations.
Yankees announce coaches for the 2015 Season
The New York Yankees today announced Joe Girardi's coaches for the 2015 season, with Jeff Pentland (hitting), Joe Espada (third base) and Alan Cockrell (assistant hitting) joining the staff. Larry Rothschild (pitching) and Gary Tuck (bullpen) will each return to the roles they served in 2014, while Rob Thomson will now be the club's bench coach and Tony Pena will serve as first base coach.
35th Annual Thurman Munson Awards Dinner to Take Place on Tues., Feb. 3, 2015
The 35th Annual Thurman Munson Awards, which remember the late, great Yankees captain, will be presented at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City on Tuesday night, February 3, 2015, and the honorees announced today are: New York Yankees four-time World Champion centerfielder Bernie Williams, Yankees All-Star Rookie relief pitcher Dellin Betances, New York Mets 1986 World Champion centerfielder Mookie Wilson, Olympic Gold Medal-winning ice dancers Meryl Davis and Charlie White; and football Giants Super Bowl champion punter Steve Weatherford. The AHRC New York City Foundation, which assists children and adults with disabilities, benefits from the gala.
Yankees acquire Carpenter, Shreve from Atlanta for Banuelos
The New York Yankees on Thursday announced that they have acquired RHP David Carpenter and LHP Chasen Shreve from the Atlanta Braves in exchange for LHP Manny Banuelos.