Yankees Press Releases
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Yankees return to Yankee Stadium for six-game homestand
The New York Yankees will return home tonight for the first of six games at Yankee Stadium this week. The stretch of games will feature a three-game series vs. the Houston Astros (Tuesday-Thursday, August 19-21) and a three-game set vs. the Chicago White Sox (Friday-Sunday, August 22-24).
New MLB-Mandated Security Measures to Be Implemented at Yankee Stadium
The New York Yankees today announced that as part of Major League Baseball's initiative to standardize security procedures at all 30 Major League parks for the start of the 2015 season, metal detectors will be added at various entry points at Yankee Stadium beginning on Tuesday, August 19, for the start of the Yankees' upcoming homestand.
Tickets for the 2014 New Era Pinstripe Bowl at Yankee Stadium on sale next week
Tickets for the 2014 New Era Pinstripe Bowl - scheduled to kick off at Yankee Stadium at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, December 27, pitting schools representing the Big Ten Conference and the Atlantic Coast Conference - will go on sale to the general public at www.pinstripebowl.com and www.ticketmaster.com on Friday, August 15, at 10:00 a.m.
Yankees return to Yankee Stadium for seven-game homestand
The New York Yankees will return home tonight for the first of seven games at Yankee Stadium this week. The stretch of games will feature a four-game series vs. the Detroit Tigers (Monday-Thursday, August 4-7) and a three-game set vs. the Cleveland Indians (Friday-Sunday, August 8-10).
Yankees Acquire INF Martin Prado from Arizona
The New York Yankees today announced they have acquired INF Martin Prado from the Arizona Diamondbacks in exchange for minor leaguer Pete O'Brien and either cash considerations or a player to be named later.
Yankees acquire SS Stephen Drew from Boston
The New York Yankees today announced they have acquired SS Stephen Drew and cash considerations from the Boston Red Sox in exchange for INF Kelly Johnson.
Yankees acquire LHP Chris Capuano
The New York Yankees today announced they have acquired LHP Chris Capuano from the Colorado Rockies in exchange for cash considerations.
Yankees Acquire Chase Headley from San Diego
The New York Yankees today announced they have acquired switch-hitting 3B Chase Headley and cash considerations from the San Diego Padres in exchange for INF Yangervis Solarte and RHP Rafael De Paula.
Yankees to honor Derek Jeter on Sunday, September 7
The Yankees today announced they will hold a special pregame ceremony to honor the career of Yankees captain Derek Jeter on Sunday, September 7. All fans in attendance for the Yankees' game vs. Kansas City will receive a limited-edition commemorative coin that will recognize the occasion.