New York Yankees General Manager Brian Cashman said the organization’s goal to bring 2014 payroll below $189 million won’t get in the way of fielding a World Series-quality team.
New York Yankees third baseman Kevin Youkilis was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a lower back sprain, the Major League Baseball team said in an e- mailed statement.
Kevin Youkilis was traded to the Chicago White Sox after 8 1/2 seasons with the Boston Red Sox, where he played on two World Series championship teams and was selected as an All-Star three times.
Mark Teixeira and Kevin Youkilis each went 0-for-2 with a walk in the first of two rehabilitation games they’ll play with the New York Yankees’ minor-league affiliate in Trenton, New Jersey.
Boston Red Sox first baseman Kevin Youkilis will undergo thumb surgery today and miss the rest of the Major League Baseball season.
Kevin Youkilis signed a one-year contract with the New York Yankees, giving the team an established third baseman with Alex Rodriguez facing six months of recovery from hip injury.
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Mark Teixeira and Kevin Youkilis will return to the New York Yankees’ lineup tonight against the Boston Red Sox as the Yankees try to rebound from a four-game sweep by the crosstown Mets.
Boston Red Sox third baseman Kevin Youkilis will probably begin a minor-league rehabilitation stint in the next 48 hours, ESPN reports, citing people in Major League Baseball it didn’t identify.
Boston Red Sox General Manager Ben Cherington denied a report that the team is shopping around Kevin Youkilis, WEEI sports radio reported.
"I do not think he's as physically or emotionally into the game as he has been in the past for some reason."
- Kevin Youkilis on Oct 04, 2012