October 9, 2019

Adam Ottavino was one of the Yankees’ most important acquisitions during the offseason, no doubt with this time of year in mind. So it was somewhat jarring to see the right-hander enter an ALDS game, face one batter and immediately

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There is no great mystery to the job of managing a baseball team. You have to be blessed with certain talents – a high baseball IQ, a dash of fearlessness, a plentiful helping of intellect, an ability to relate with

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A Yankees roster that steamrolled past the Twins in the ALDS could have a different look when Game 1 of the ALCS starts Saturday against the winner of the Rays-Astros’ Game 5 of the ALDS on Thursday night. Aaron Hicks

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Twins reliever Tyler Duffey never experienced anything like the vitriol he received from Yankees fans during the ALDS. “Boston’s fun, they’re baseball fans,” Duffey told The Athletic after the Yankees swept the Twins in the ALDS. ”Yankees fans, they just

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Brett Gardner was drenched in champagne in the visiting clubhouse at Target Field, soaking in the Yankees’ triumph over the Twins in the ALDS, but his mind was still on the final week of September. That’s when the Yankees failed

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After the Yankees swept the feeble Twins out of the ALDS on Monday night in Minneapolis, Hal Steinbrenner said he and his family were very proud of his club. “But we are not there yet,’’ Steinbrenner said. “This is Step

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