Post Tagged with: "Yankees"

TBONE with Rich Mancuso and MLB Official Scorer Howie Karpin

Coppola: My Friend And Mentor Is Gone

By William Coppola  My friend and mentor is gone. Tom Giordano, universally known as TBONE throughout baseball for the past 70 years, passed away today peacefully at the age of 93. He was still actively working as a pro scout […]

by · February 14, 2019 · Sports
Trust Brodie and Yankees With Change

Trust Brodie and Yankees With Change

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor  Yes here are still 100 players remaining on the free agent market as baseball spring training camps open in a few days. And there is little doubt regarding how the market has changed with the […]

by · February 8, 2019 · Sports
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Yankees Invite Additional Players To Spring Training

NEWS FROM THE NEW YORK YANKEES YANKEES INVITE 21 ADDITIONAL PLAYERS TO 2019 SPRING TRAINING The New York Yankees announced today that they have invited 21 non-roster players to 2019 Major League Spring Training. Of the group, 13 were signed […]

by · February 1, 2019 · Sports
YANKEES SIGN RHP ADAM OTTAVINO TO THREE-YEAR CONTRACT

YANKEES SIGN RHP ADAM OTTAVINO TO THREE-YEAR CONTRACT

YANKEES SIGN RHP ADAM OTTAVINO TO THREE-YEAR CONTRACT The Yankees announced Thursday that they have signed RHP Adam Ottavino (“ah-tah-VEE-noh”) to a three-year contract through the 2021 season. Ottavino, 33, went 6-4 with six saves and a 2.43 ERA (77.2IP, 41H, 25R/21ER, […]

by · January 25, 2019 · Sports
Mariano The Unanimous Hall Of Fame Saver

Mariano The Unanimous Hall Of Fame Saver

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor He said after his unanimous Hall of Fame announcement, “I was just happy to be a ballplayer.” And Mariano Rivera was more than happy and rewarded as the first unanimous choice and newest member of […]

by · January 22, 2019 · Sports
Negron To Be Honored By Area Baseball Scouts

Negron To Be Honored By Area Baseball Scouts

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor The New York Baseball Hot Stove League is holding its annual awards dinner this Friday at 6:30 pm at Leonard’s of Great Neck Long Island. Among the people from the baseball community to be honored […]

by · January 22, 2019 · Sports
Yankees Sign Infielder DJ LeMahieu

Yankees Sign Infielder DJ LeMahieu

YANKEES SIGN INFIELDER DJ LeMAHIEU TO TWO-YEAR CONTRACT  The New York Yankees announced today that they have signed two-time All-Star and three-time Gold Glove-winning infielder DJ LeMahieu (“leh-MAY-hyoo”) to a two-year contract through the 2020 season. LeMahieu, 30, hit a career-high 15 home […]

by · January 14, 2019 · Sports
Yankees Mourn the Passing of Mel Stottlemyre

Yankees Mourn the Passing of Mel Stottlemyre

STATEMENT FROM YANKEES MANAGING GENERAL PARTNER HAL STEINBRENNER ON BEHALF OF THE NEW YORK YANKEES  RE: PASSING OF FORMER YANKEES PLAYER AND COACH MEL STOTTLEMYRE “Beyond his tremendous accomplishments as a player and coach, Mel Stottlemyre was beloved for his […]

by · January 14, 2019 · Sports
Christmas Greetings From Sports Staff

Christmas Greetings From Sports Staff

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor During the past year we at The Bronx Chronicle sports staff have appreciated your support and comments about coverage. Local and beyond has been the goal and we did our best to keep you informed […]

by · December 24, 2018 · Sports
Winter Meetings Day 2: Managers Are Optimistic

Winter Meetings Day 2: Managers Are Optimistic

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor LAS VEGAS- As of Tuesday evening there was no change. Noah Syndergaard was still a NY Met and J.T. Realmuto remained a Miami Marlin though sources say the Mets are still front runners in obtaining […]

by · December 12, 2018 · Sports
“The Boss” Deserved Induction

“The Boss” Deserved Induction

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor  Las Vegas-  The Baseball Winter Meetings are supposed to begin with more rumors and speculation but Sunday night as executives of teams assembled at the Mandalay Bay Casino on the strip the talk again was […]

by · December 10, 2018 · Sports
Apr 8, 2014; Seattle, WA, USA; Seattle Mariners starting pitcher James Paxton (65) pitches to the Los Angeles Angels during the first inning at Safeco Field. Mandatory Credit: Steven Bisig-USA TODAY Sports

Yankees Gain A Pitcher

NEWS FROM THE NEW YORK YANKEES YANKEES ACQUIRE LHP JAMES PAXTON FROM SEATTLE MARINERS  The New York Yankees today announced that they have acquired LHP James Paxton from Seattle in exchange for LHP Justus Sheffield, RHP Erik Swanson and OF Dom Thompson-Williams. […]

by · November 19, 2018 · Sports
Negron: Rooting For “The Boss”

Negron: Rooting For “The Boss”

By Ray Negron Tell me that you want to meet a perfect man and I will show you God. With that being said, no matter how nice an individual is, how many people someone has saved, how many turkeys one […]

by · November 17, 2018 · Sports
Yankees Re-sign Sabathia

Yankees Re-sign Sabathia

News From the NY Yankees The New York Yankees announced today they have re-signed LHP CC Sabathia to a one-year contract for the 2019 season. Sabathia, 38, has spent 10 seasons with the Yankees (2009-18), going 129-80 with a 3.74 ERA (1,810.2IP, […]

by · November 7, 2018 · Sports
Hot Stove Begins And We All Become GM’s

Hot Stove Begins And We All Become GM’s

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Count the days. We are 119 days til Opening Day but baseball season is a year long process. For many this is the best time of year because the Hot Stove league is complete with […]

by · November 5, 2018 · Sports