DJ LeMahieu RUMORS & NEWS

  • Could the Yankees lose DJ LeMahieu to the Mets, MLB.com thinks so

    Empire Sports Media "Everyone simply assumes the New York Yankees will retain star infielder DJ LeMahieu, but the reality is, other teams will be calling for his services and may outbid Hal Steinbrenner and ownership. There are several teams that could bid on his services, and the Yankees..." October 24

  • What do the Yankees do now? Questions New York must answer this offseason

    Sporting News "Another bomb-out for the Bombers in October. The Rays cooked the Yankees in the ALDS like Times Square roasted nuts, and now New York is faced with another key offseason to make sure its window for winning a World Series stays open. Pandemic or not, the playoffs..." October 10

  • Yankees’ DJ LeMahieu provides update on contract negotiations

    Empire Sports Media "When it comes to New York Yankees star infielder DJ LeMahieu, I have two words — Blank check. Actually, I have three more words — three Golden Gloves. LeMahieu isn’t only the Yankees’ best infielder, he’s arguably their best hitter. Over the..." October 08

  • Will DJ LeMahieu re-sign with the Yankees?

    NJ " The Machine wants to stay put. If it were up to Yankees second baseman DJ LeMahieu, he’d re-sign in the offseason and stay in the Bronx. “I want to stay here. I’ve said that a few times. You never know how it goes. I thought I was going..." September 28

  • Yankees' DJ LeMahieu becomes first player in modern era to win batting title in each league

    Yahoo! Sports "Yankees' DJ LeMahieu officially earned the AL batting title on Sunday after finishing the season with a .364 batting average. He became the first player in major league history to win the award in both the AL and NL, as he took home the batting title in 2016 when he hit..." September 28

  • DJ LeMahieu, Luke Voit on the verge of winning batting and home run titles

    North Jersey "As Yankees teammates and AL MVP candidates, Luke Voit and DJ LeMahieu are on the verge of completing something special. Winning a home run title would be “pretty damn cool,’’ Voit said. And LeMahieu was trying not to bother himself with the details of..." September 27

  • Yankees' DJ LeMahieu battling familiar foe for batting title

    Empire Sports Media "In 2019, New York Yankees infielder DJ LeMahieu fell just short of Tim Anderson for the AL batting title. Now in 2020, LeMahieu is at it with Anderson once again for the title. LeMahieu had an opportunity to win it in 2019 up until the very end. However, two 0-for-3 games to..." September 17

  • Aaron Judge (calf) may return to IL; DJ LeMahieu close

    MLB.com " While Aaron Judge could be returning to the injured list with a recurrence of his right calf injury, the Yankees are preparing to welcome DJ LeMahieu back to the lineup as soon as this weekend, manager Aaron Boone said Thursday on WFAN. On the 10-day IL with..." August 28

  • Yankees expect DJ LeMahieu to miss 2-3 weeks with sprained thumb

    The Score "The New York Yankees will likely be without All-Star infielder DJ LeMahieu for two-to-three weeks due to a sprained left thumb. LeMahieu went to a hand specialist for a second opinion on the injury, but they upheld the original prognosis. "It's..." August 17

  • Yankees' DJ LeMahieu exits game with apparent injury

    CBS Sports "DJ LeMahieu left in the sixth inning of Saturday's game against the Red Sox after previously appearing to suffer a hand or wrist injury, Bill Koch of The Providence Journal reports. " August 16

  • New York Yankees lose third star, DJ LeMahieu placed on injured list

    Sportsnaut "The New York Yankees have been derailed by injuries in recent years and that trend has carried over into the 2020 MLB season. On Sunday, All-Star second baseman DJ LeMahieu became the third Yankees’ star to land on the injured list in the past week. Even when things are going..." August 16

  • DJ LeMahieu: 'I feel pretty locked in right now'

    MLB.com "DJ LeMahieu already owns one batting title. Should the Yankees infielder be clearing shelf space for a second? LeMahieu stroked four hits in five at-bats, raising his average to an American League-leading .431 as the Yankees completed a two-game Interleague sweep of the Braves..." August 13

  • Yankees' DJ LeMahieu says contracting COVID-19 was a 'scary' experience

    ESPN " Yankees All-Star second baseman DJ LeMahieu resumed his preseason workouts this week for the first time since what he called the "scary" experience of having tested positive for COVID-19. "It was surprising. It was shocking. It's definitely a..." July 19

  • DJ LeMahieu cleared for camp, questionable for opener

    MLB.com "DJ LeMahieu returned to his Michigan home in June, intending to spend a few summer evenings chatting on the porch with his father, Tom. Before that reunion, the Yankees infielder opted for a precautionary coronavirus test, saying that he was “shocked” when the results came back..." July 18

  • DJ LeMahieu Rejoins Yankees

    MLB Trade Rumors "JULY 17: LeMahieu is back on the field, Kristie Ackert of the New York Daily Newstweets. JULY 15: Yankees infielder DJ LeMahieu has been on the shelf since July 4 because of a positive COVID-19 test, but he’s nearing a return to the club. LeMahieu..." July 17

  • DJ LeMahieu Expected To Rejoin Yankees This Week

    Elite Sports NY "New York Yankees second baseman DJ LeMahieu is expected to rejoin the team in New York this week after recovering from COVID-19. Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic was first with the story. James Wagner of The New York Times first reported on July 4 that LeMahieu and..." July 16

  • DJ LeMahieu, Luis Cessa Test Positive For COVID-19

    MLB Trade Rumors "Yankees second baseman DJ LeMahieu and right-hander Luis Cessa have both tested positive for the coronavirus, manager Aaron Boone told reporters (including ESPN’s Marly Rivera).  Cessa has mild symptoms, while LeMahieu is asymptomatic.  Neither..." July 04

  • What a DJ LeMahieu-Yankees Contract Extension Would Look Like

    12 Up "The New York Yankees were surely relieved when they landed infielder DJ LeMahieu in free agency last offseason. He was a two-time All-Star with Colorado and won the NL batting title back in 2016 with a remarkable .348 average. However, not even GM Brian Cashman could've guessed..." May 13

  • DJ LeMahieu’s free agency should be a major priority for Yankees

    New York Daily News "Hours before the 2020 baseball season came to a screeching halt, DJ LeMahieu sat in an almost-empty dugout at George M. Steinbrenner Field and wondered about the future. That morning, the quiet but intense Yankees infielder was worried after seeing the NBA shut down suddenly the night before..." May 07

  • How will the Yankees replace DJ LeMahieu if he leaves in free agency?

    Yardbarker "A little over a year ago, there were plenty of Yankees fans clamoring for the team to make a huge splash in free agency and sign infielder Manny Machado. The Yankees did give it some consideration, but they ended up taking themselves out of the Machado sweepstakes in January 2019 when they..." May 02