Yankees Press Releases
Sunday, March 29, 2015
Yankees Name Winners of the 2014 Kevin Lawn Awards
The New York Yankees announced today that infielder Rob Refsnyder and right-handed pitcher Luis Severino were named winners of the 2014 Kevin Lawn Award as the Yankees' minor league "Player of the Year" and "Pitcher of the Year," respectively.
Statement from Hal Steinbrenner re: the passing of Al Rosen
"I am saddened to hear of the passing of Al Rosen. During his time as Yankees president in the late 1970s, Al was not only a trusted member of the Yankees' front office, but someone my father relied on. Al left an imprint on baseball and we are grateful that a portion of his time was spent with the Yankees. We extend our deepest sympathies to his family and friends."
Yankees name Hideki Matsui Special Advisor to the General Manager
The New York Yankees today announced that Hideki Matsui has been named Special Advisor to the General Manager.
Yankees summer camps to return to the tri-state area in 2015
The New York Yankees today announced that New York Yankees Summer Camps presented by Refuel with Chocolate Milk will take place in the New York tri-state area beginning the week of June 22, 2015. Enrollment forms are now available at www.yankees.com/camps.
Mormon Tabernacle Choir to perform at Yankee Stadium
The New York Yankees announced today that the Mormon Tabernacle Choir has added a pregame set at Yankee Stadium to their previously announced Atlantic Coast Tour schedule this summer.
Teacher to Walk from Tampa to Yankee Stadium for Wounded Warrior Project
On Monday, March 2, at 10:00 a.m., Richard J. Albero, a formal naval officer and educational professional, will begin a walk from home plate at Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Fla., to home plate at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, N.Y., - a trek over 1,200 miles - in support of the Wounded Warrior Project.
Yankees announce return of Hope Week in 2015
The New York Yankees are proud to announce the return of HOPE Week (Helping Others Persevere & Excel) in 2015 for the seventh consecutive season. The initiative is a unique week-long community program that brings to light five remarkable stories intended to inspire individuals into action in their own communities. HOPE Week 2015 will take place in New York from Monday, August 17 through Friday, August 21.
Yankees announce 2015 promotional schedule
The New York Yankees have announced the 2015 promotional schedule, featuring a range of classic promotional items along with a number of new giveaways.
Yankees to retire uniform numbers
The New York Yankees today announced that Bernie Williams (No. 51), Jorge Posada (No. 20) and Andy Pettitte (No. 46) will each have their uniform numbers retired and will be honored with plaques in Monument Park.