AP: Yankees Don't Plan On Paying $26 Million Owed To EllsburyThe Yankees plan to not pay Jacoby Ellsbury the remaining $26 million due under his contract, contending he violated the deal by getting unauthorized medical treatment.
Jacoby Ellsbury Released By Yankees, Who Still Owe Him $26 MillionThe Yankees have given up on Jacoby Ellsbury, cutting the oft-injured outfielder with more than $26 million left in his $153 million, seven-year contract.
Jose Altuve's Walk-Off Home Run Eliminates Yankees And Moves Astros Into World SeriesJose Altuve homered off Aroldis Chapman with two outs in the ninth inning and Houston outlasted the New York Yankees 6-4 Saturday night.
Yankees Suspect Astros Of Cheating; A.J. Hinch Calls It 'A Joke'For the second straight postseason, an accusation has been made against the Astros for stealing signs. This time, though, Astros manager A.J. Hinch finds the accusations to be comical.
Happ, Encarnacion Boost Yankees Over Red Sox 5-1J.A. Happ pitched shutout ball into the seventh inning, Edwin Encarnacion homered and the New York Yankees beat the Boston Red Sox 5-1 on Saturday.
David Price Scratched From Friday Start Vs. Yankees With Tightness In WristDavid Price was slated to take the hill for the Red Sox on Friday when they welcome the Yankees to Fenway for a four-game set. That will not happen anymore.
Red Sox Completely Unravel At Worst Possible Time, Likely Sinking Season's Hopes For GoodA week ago, things were looking up for the Boston Red Sox. Since then, though, they've completely collapsed. It likely cost them their season.
Judge, Yankees Pound Price For 4-Game Sweep Of Red SoxThe New York Yankees lineup pounded David Price in a 7-4 victory Sunday night.
Yanks Sweep Doubleheader From Reeling Red Sox As Sale FumesDJ LeMahieu hit a pair of home runs off an enraged Chris Sale in the opener, Mike Tauchman had a tiebreaking, two-run single against Matt Barnes in the seventh inning of the nightcap and the New York Yankees swept a doubleheader from the reeling Boston Red Sox 9-2 and 6-4 on Saturday.
Torres Hits Slam, Yankees 3-Hit Skidding Red Sox 4-2Gleyber Torres hit a first-inning grand slam and the New York Yankees three-hit the Boston Red Sox in a 4-2 victory Friday night.
Red Sox' Make-Or-Break Stretch Has Been An Utter FailureIt was all there for the Red Sox, laid out in front of them. They've responded thus far by going 5-5.