Tommy John surgery

NEW YORK | AP source: LeMahieu, Yankees agree to $24M, 2-year deal

NEW YORK—Jan 11, 2019—Gold Glove-winning free-agent second baseman D.J. LeMahieu and the Yankees have agreed to a $24 million, two-year contract, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press, a deal that would appear to eliminate New York as a destination for Manny Machado. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Friday because … Continue reading NEW YORK | AP source: LeMahieu, Yankees agree to $24M, 2-year deal

NEW YORK  | AP source: LeMahieu, Yankees nearing 2-year deal

NEW YORK  —January 11, 2019— A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that Gold Glove-winning free-agent second baseman D.J. LeMahieu and the Yankees are nearing agreement on a two-year contract, a deal that would appear to eliminate New York as a destination for Manny Machado. The person spoke on condition of anonymity … Continue reading NEW YORK  | AP source: LeMahieu, Yankees nearing 2-year deal

NEW YORK | AP source: Tulowitzki agrees to 1-year deal with Yankees

NEW YORK— Jan 02, 2019—The New York Yankees have obtained a low-cost infield replacement, agreeing to a one-year contract with shortstop Troy Tulowitzki for the major league minimum $555,000, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press. The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity Wednesday because the agreement, first reported … Continue reading NEW YORK | AP source: Tulowitzki agrees to 1-year deal with Yankees

NEW YORK | Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius needs Tommy John surgery

NEW YORK — The New York Yankees say star shortstop Didi Gregorius will need Tommy John surgery on his right elbow after injuring himself during the AL Division Series. The team said in an unexpected announcement Friday that surgery has not yet been scheduled. Manager Aaron Boone is optimistic Gregorius will spend most of next … Continue reading NEW YORK | Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius needs Tommy John surgery

NEW YORK | Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius to need Tommy John surgery

NEW YORK — The New York Yankees say star shortstop Didi Gregorius will need Tommy John surgery on his right elbow after injuring himself during the AL Division Series. The team said in an unexpected announcement Friday that surgery has not yet been scheduled. Manager Aaron Boone is optimistic Gregorius will spend most of next … Continue reading NEW YORK | Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius to need Tommy John surgery

ANAHEIM, Calif. | Angels’ Shohei Ohtani to have Tommy John surgery in October

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Los Angeles Angels two-way rookie Shohei Ohtani will have Tommy John surgery next week. The Angels confirmed Ohtani’s long-expected decision on elbow ligament replacement Tuesday. Dr. Neal ElAttrache will perform the surgery in Los Angeles. “I think it was the proper decision Shohei made to have surgery, and the sooner the better,” … Continue reading ANAHEIM, Calif. | Angels’ Shohei Ohtani to have Tommy John surgery in October

CHICAGO | Shohei Ohtani homers again, Angels beat White Sox 5-2

CHICAGO — Nothing seems to bother two-way star Shohei Ohtani at the plate. Not bad news. Not a hard-throwing, up-and-coming left-hander. Ohtani homered for the third straight game after learning he will probably need Tommy John surgery, launching a three-run shot to cap the Los Angeles Angels‘ four-run third inning in a 5-2 victory over … Continue reading CHICAGO | Shohei Ohtani homers again, Angels beat White Sox 5-2

CHICAGO | Angels’ Ohtani plans to keep hitting, no decision on surgery

CHICAGO— Los Angeles Angels two-way star Shohei Ohtani says he plans to finish this season as the team’s designated hitter and hasn’t decided yet if he’ll have Tommy John surgery. The 24-year-old rookie maintains he’ll be able to return next season as a DH, even though he might not be able to throw again until … Continue reading CHICAGO | Angels’ Ohtani plans to keep hitting, no decision on surgery