Luis Severino

Milwaukee Brewers: Alex Cobb is not headed to the Crew

BALTIMORE, MD - SEPTEMBER 22: Starting pitcher Alex Cobb<p>By the looks of it, Alex Cobb will not be wearing a Milwaukee Brewers uniform to start the …

Sports

Cubs, Yankees in the lead for Alex Cobb

The race for free-agent starter Alex Cobb is expected to come down to the Cubs and Yankees, as Peter Gammons wrote at GammonsDaily.com over the …

Baseball

Previewing 2018 Fantasy Baseball Rankings: Corey Kluber the new No. 2 at starting pitcher, behind Clayton Kershaw - CBSSports.com

Innings eaters are a dying breed, which makes the true ace more valuable than ever in Fantasy Baseball. Still, there are more than enough high-upside …

Sports

New York Yankees: 5 free agent options for the final starting rotation spot

NEW YORK, NY – OCTOBER 16: CC Sabathia (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)<p>MLB free agency will soon get into high gear and the New York Yankees could use …

Major League Baseball

Are we witnessing the birth of a new Yankees dynasty?

It was a big week for the Yankees. It capped off an even bigger season that left the team only five wins shy of their 28th World Series …

Baseball

Assorted Thoughts: MVP, Manager, New York Sports - River Avenue Blues

Yankees trade Rumbelow to Mariners for two minor leaguers<p>Happy Sunday, RAB. I hope you guys are all doing well. Since I won’t “see” you until then, I …

New York Yankees

Keidel: Steinbrenner's Explanation On Girardi Doesn't Add Up

<i>By Jason Keidel</i> <br>» More Columns<p>Politicians often brand Big Apple mayor the second-hardest job in our republic. The only harder and hotter seat than …

Major League Baseball

Aaron Boone: I've been preparing to be MLB skipper for 44 years

Driving Tim Wakefield's first pitch in the bottom of the 11th inning of the 2003 ALCS over the left field wall at the old Yankee Stadium to help the …

Major League Baseball

Hitting the reset button on starting pitcher wins

This week's results from the voting for baseball's major awards have been pretty much free of controversy. Everyone who has been honored seems to …

Corey Kluber

MLB Turned NBA: Blockbuster Offseason Trade Ideas to Build 'Superteams'

Today's Major League Baseball isn't all that dissimilar to today's National Basketball Association. They're leagues of haves and have-nots, wherein the latter are tanking while the former are loading up.<p>Thus, a Hot Stove hypothetical: What would it look like if a few MLB franchises took a cue from …

Marcell Ozuna

Altuve runaway choice for AL MVP

Jose Altuve was voted first on 27 of 30 ballots to win AL MVP honors on Thursday.<p>It seemed like this race was set up to be a lot closer between …

Fantasy Sports

Yankees Prospect Profiles | Gleyber Torres

The 2017 season was a special one for the <b>New York Yankees</b>. The team received an injection of youth that had been missing in years past.<p>The Baby …

Major League Baseball

Mailbag: Gordon, Ohtani, Andujar, Iglesias, Tillman, Pena - River Avenue Blues

Thursday Night Open Thread<p>We’ve got eleven questions in this week’s mailbag. The email address to send us any questions or comments is <b>RABmailbag (at)</b> …

Baseball

Which of MLB's six Cy Young finalists would you want to build a pitching staff around?

Hey, look: A hypothetical!<p>With the BBWAA set to announce MLB’s annual NL and AL Cy Young Award winners on Wednesday evening, there’s one unimportant question no one is really asking: In a league-wide re-draft scenario, which of the six Cy Young finalists would be the best choice to build a pitching …

Sports

Who can become baseball's next superace?

Through July 31, Chris Sale had a commanding lead in the American League Cy Young race over Corey Kluber:<p>Sale: 13-4, 2.37 ERA, 148.1 IP, 103 H, 27 …

Baseball

5 pitchers on right path to their 1st Cy Young

Major League Baseball will announce the winners of the Cy Young award in both the American and National League on Wednesday evening, with Chris Sale, …

Sports

New York Yankees: Chance Adams a viable option for rotation spot

HOUSTON, TX - OCTOBER 20: Luis Severino<p>Although he has spent less than two years as a starting pitcher, Chance Adams is on the doorstep of becoming …

Sports

A Way-Too-Early Look at the 2018 Season

One of the most impressive things about the Yankees’ 2017 season is the degree to which the team underperformed its underlying statistics. The …

Baseball

New York and Cleveland Are Rapidly Becoming Hated Sports Rivals

<b>New York and Cleveland are rapidly becoming rivals of one another in the sports world, whether it be in basketball or baseball.</b><p>For decades, New …

New York Knicks

Poll: Who will win the AL Cy Young?

In what is essentially a two-horse race between Chris Sale and Corey Kluber, the American League Cy Young award should be as close as, well, last …

Sports

Ottoneu Arbitration Results

In case you missed it, the ottoneu arbitration deadline has passed, and off season trading is now available. While teams scramble to begin making …

Cody Bellinger

Offseason Outlook: New York Yankees

<i>MLBTR is publishing Offseason Outlooks for all 30 teams. Click here for the other entries in this series.</i><p>What was supposed to be a transitional year …

Baseball

Steinbrenner: Girardi Was Out No Matter What, Even If Yankees Won It All

<b>ORLANDO, Fla. (CBSNewYork/AP)</b> — Not even a World Series title would have saved Joe Girardi’s job managing the New York Yankees.<p>Owner Hal Steinbrenner …

Major League Baseball

Pros and cons of the Yankees’ prolonged managerial search

(Leon Halip/Getty)Three weeks ago today, the Yankees parted ways with longtime manager Joe Girardi, supposedly because there was concern he didn’t …

Major League Baseball

Wondering how Moylan would fit in bullpen - School of Roch

As the GM meetings began Monday morning in Orlando, Fla., the Orioles already had their first "interested in" report. Which is similar to "in on." …

Camden Yards

2017 MLB Offseason Preview: New York Yankees

New York Yankees (91-71), 2nd in AL East<p>The New York Yankees entered 2017 beginning the first year of the newfound youth movement that GM Brian …

Major League Baseball

Thoughts on the Yankees' pursuit on Shohei Ohtani - River Avenue Blues

The homer-prone ace with a flourishing finish [2017 Season Review]<p>The offseason is in full swing. The other day, Shohei Ohtani’s NPB team the Nippon …

New York Yankees

Yankees will keep at least one familiar face in the dugout

ORLANDO, Fla. — The Yankees will have a new manager but will keep continuity with at least the same pitching coach. Larry Rothschild is going to fill …

Joe Girardi

Making The Case For The 3 AL Cy Young Finalists

It won’t be the most contentious award in the American League this season — or it shouldn’t, at least — but unlike with the AL Rookie of the Year …

Baseball

Fan Confidence Poll: November 13th, 2017 - River Avenue Blues

Weekend Open Thread<p><b>Regular Season Record</b>: 91-71 (858 RS, 660 RA, 100-62 pythag. record), second in ALE <b><br>Postseason Record:</b> 7-6 (51 RS, 42 RA), won AL …

New York Yankees