Jacoby Ellsbury will wear No. 22 with the Yankees, taking over the number of Roger Clemens, another Boston star who moved south to New York.
Mariano Rivera appeared in a game for the first time since tearing his ACL on May 3, 2012, pitching the ninth inning and recording the save against Boston in the Yankees' 4-2 win Thursday night.
New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez will be at Yankee Stadium Monday for Opening Day against the Boston Red Sox, Yankees general manager Brian Cashman confirmed Saturday.
Mark Teixeira returned to the New York Yankees lineup Monday against Boston after missing 30 of the team's past 31 games with a Grade 1 calf strain.
Robinson Cano would vote for hiimself for AL MVP.
In the first update of the 2011 American League All-Star voting, the Yankees have six players who are the top vote-getters at their positions, including the entire starting infield.
Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia has already made his pitch to free agent Cliff Lee. Now, like the rest of the baseball community, he's just waiting to see where the most sought-after free agent will decide to sign.