Joey Gallo RUMORS & NEWS

  • Joey Gallo Has Been a Massive Bust For the Yankees

    The Big Lead "When the New York Yankees added Joey Gallo at the trade deadline, many believed they had boosted their playoff chances considerably. By adding the long-time Texas Rangers lefty slugger, they had found a player uniquely suited to their home ballpark, and a consistent OPS producer...." September 07

  • Joey Gallo, Anthony Rizzo impacting Yankees lineup despite struggles

    New York Post "Together, as Yankees, Joey Gallo and Anthony Rizzo had teamed to post a .176/.307/.371 slash line when they reported to the Oakland Coliseum on Sunday. So why does it feel like they have contributed so much more? August 30

  • Why New York Yankees’ Joey Gallo is MLB’s most-unique player

    Sportsnaut "The New York Yankees made a blockbuster trade for Texas Rangers outfielder Joey Gallo before the MLB trade deadline. Across his seven-year MLB career split between the two aforementioned teams, Gallo has been renowned for his raw power from the left side. With that said,..." August 17

  • Joey Gallo, Anthony Rizzo Have Yankees Charging Full Speed Ahead Toward Red Sox

    Bleacher Report "The phrase "Yankee moment" is tossed around quite a bit in New York City. When an impact player comes to a proud, storied franchise like the New York Yankees, greatness is expected right away.  It's a little bit of an overblown concept, that a player is..." August 06

  • Padres rumors: The One Hang Up in a Potential Joey Gallo Blockbuster with Rangers

    Clutch Points "The San Diego Padres had a mildly eventful 2021 trade deadline, as they struck three deals to acquire talent for the stretch run. With the Friars on the brink of title contention, though, fans and were dismayed that the team didn’t acquire any big-name talent on the market..." August 05

  • Scott Boras: Joey Gallo wasn't looking for Bryce Harper money from Rangers before trade

    The Score "It appears Joey Gallo wanted to get paid in a big way by the Texas Rangers before he was traded to the New York Yankees last week. However, his agent, Scott Boras, says he didn't demand Bryce Harper money. The Rangers reportedly made Gallo a five-year..." August 02

  • Details On Extension Talks Between Joey Gallo, Rangers

    Yardbarker "The Rangers made a late effort to lock up Joey Gallo, engaging the outfielder in extension talks before the trade deadline that ultimately proved fruitless, and Gallo was sent to the Yankees as part of a six-player swap. It doesn’t seem like the two sides even..." August 01

  • Yankees Could Start Beefiest Outfield of All Time After Joey Gallo Trade

    The Big Lead "The New York Yankees have not had the season everyone envisioned coming into the year but are still firmly in the wild card race. To ensure they don't drop out of that race, the front office traded for slugger Joey Gallo ahead of Friday's deadline. His addition will give the..." July 29

  • Yankees Get Perfect Fit in Joey Gallo Trade, but Can He Save Their Season?

    Bleacher Report "The New York Yankees haven't lived up to expectations in 2021, but that didn't stop them from pulling off the season's biggest trade to date Wednesday. Mere hours after Jack Curry of the YES Network tweeted that the Yankees were "pushing hard" for Texas..." July 29

  • Yankees trade for slugger Joey Gallo "The Yankees have made the first big splash ahead of Friday's Trade Deadline, agreeing to a deal with the Rangers for slugger Joey Gallo, a source told's Mark Feinsand. Gallo was scratched from the lineup for Texas' game against the D-backs. Neither club has..." July 28

  • Yankees 'Pushing Hard' to Acquire Joey Gallo or 'Gallo-Type' Player

    Bleacher Report "The New York Yankees are in the market for a Joey Gallo-type player, assuming the team can't land the Texas Rangers slugger himself ahead of Friday's trade deadline. According to Jack Curry of YES, New York is concerned with adding a left-handed bat to a lineup stacked with..." July 28

  • Padres Hoping To Include Eric Hosmer In Potential Joey Gallo Trade

    MLB Trade Rumors "It’s no secret the Padres have been interested in Rangers star Joey Gallo for at least the past few weeks. Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News sheds some light on the teams’ conversations, reporting that San Diego has inquired about Texas’ willingness to..." July 28

  • Rangers, Joey Gallo reportedly in extension talks amid trade rumors

    Yardbarker "The Texas Rangers and Joey Gallo are reportedly discussing a contract extension, according to Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News. The talks come as the Rangers are fielding trade inquiries for the All-Star outfielder, Grant adds. Rangers president of baseball operations Jon..." July 24

  • If traded, these 10 MLB players would create CHAOS "The fun of Trade Deadline rumors, to me, is imagining big stars in uniforms they’ve never worn before. Mark McGwire in a Cardinals uniform? Randy Johnson as an Astro? Cliff Lee to the Phillies? Mark Teixeira to the Angels? CC Sabathia to the Brewers? A good Deadline deal makes your eyes..." July 21

  • Joey Gallo Is the Hottest Bat at the MLB Trade Deadline

    The Big Lead "The MLB trade deadline is rapidly approaching, with less than two weeks before the June 30th cutoff rumors and discussions are starting to heat up. One thing that has become abundantly clear is that Texas Rangers slugger Joey Gallo is the hottest bat available this..." July 19

  • Padres ‘might unload for’ Rangers’ Joey Gallo

    Clutch Points "The San Diego Padres continue to glide along this season playing tremendous baseball. The lone thing going against them is that the NL West has turned out to be a loaded division with the Giants leading the way and the Dodgers in second. The Padres are still only 5 games..." July 19

  • Joey Gallo, Kyle Gibson drawing a ton of trade interest

    Lone Star Ball "Joey Gallo and Kyle Gibson are among the top players available at this year’s trade deadline, and Ken Rosenthal’s piece today on the upcoming deadline leads off with talk of the two Texas Rangers All Stars who could potentially be on the move this..." July 19

  • Alex Rodriguez did not hold back in attacking Joey Gallo to Yankees idea

    Clutch Points "Texas Rangers slugger Joey Gallo is hearing his name more and more as the MLB trade deadline gets closer, and hopefully for him, he didn’t catch former New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez talk about him during Sunday’s broadcast of the series finale between..." July 19

  • The perfect trade Padres must offer Rangers for Joey Gallo

    Clutch Points "The hot stove is now starting to heat up as the MLB trade deadline inches closer and closer. Among the players that could be on the move over the coming weeks is Texas Rangers slugger Joey Gallo. One recent report from Joel Sherman of the New York Post noted that the Gallo..." July 16

  • Identifying the 5 Best Trade Landing Spots for Rangers All-Star Joey Gallo

    Bleacher Report "As Major League Baseball's July 30 trade deadline approaches, no single player's trade value is rising as fast as Joey Gallo's.  The two-time All-Star and 2020 Gold Glove winner got off to a tepid start, but he's more recently been on fire ever..." July 16

  • 3 best trade destinations for Joey Gallo

    Clutch Points "The MLB trade deadline is fast approaching and there should be plenty of activity on the market. The San Diego Padres and Los Angeles Dodgers will surely be buying. The Chicago Cubs should be selling after a big string of losses, and the White Sox across the way..." July 16

  • The perfect trade Yankees must offer Rangers for Joey Gallo

    Clutch Points "With the MLB All-Star Game behind us and the trade deadline ahead of us, the Yankees and Padres have both shown interest in acquiring Joey Gallo from the Rangers, according to Joel Sherman of the New York Post. This trade deadline will have significant implications on New..." July 15

  • Potential Yankees trade target Joey Gallo thriving in baseball’s new reality

    New York Post "Since the June 3 memo went out, after the owners meetings, saying that MLB would crack down on pitchers using illegal sticky substances, there has been a before-and-after picture offensively. For example, batting average was .236 league-wide before the crackdown, .246 since; OPS was .707..." July 14

  • Padres ‘covet’ Joey Gallo in trade

    Larry Brown Sports "The San Diego Padres have had a good but not great first half of the MLB season, and it’s pretty clear they’re looking at upgrades ahead of the July 31 trade deadline. According to Dennis Lin of The Athletic, the Padres “covet” Texas Rangers slugger Joey..." July 12

  • Home Run Derby field set with Joey Gallo getting invite "Rangers slugger Joey Gallo will compete in the 2021 Home Run Derby on Monday, the club announced on Twitter on Wednesday. Gallo’s addition completes the field as he joins Shohei Ohtani, Trey Mancini, Pete Alonso, Matt Olson, Trevor Story, Juan Soto and Salvador Perez..." July 07

  • 3 ideal Joey Gallo trade landing spots

    Sportsnaut "MLB trade rumors are swirling as we roll into the summer and Texas Rangers outfielder Joey Gallo could be one of the biggest names moved during the 2021 MLB season. Texas is headed to another year at the bottom of the MLB standings and a rebuild feels imminent. Fortunately, the front..." June 10

  • Padres Remain “Particularly Interested” In Joey Gallo

    The Athletic "The major league record for manager ejections in a season is 11, held jointly by Bobby Cox and three others. Since instant replay was introduced in 2014, no manager has been ejected more than eight times in a year. Padres manager Jayce Tingler on Sunday received his fourth..." June 07

  • The 10 Best Trade Chips in MLB Right Now

    Bleacher Report "After getting pushed to August 31 amid last year's shortened season, Major League Baseball's trade deadline is once again slated for July 31 in 2021. Since that date will be here before you know it, now's a good time for a preliminary list of the league's best trade..." April 05

  • Joey Gallo took Greg Maddux’s daughter to prom

    Larry Brown Sports "Joey Gallo has established himself as one of the big sluggers in MLB. The 27-year-old had consecutive 40-homer seasons in 2017 and 2018, and he made the All-Star team in 2019. Gallo also had a pretty remarkable day when he was in high school. Gallo had an interview with MLB..." March 26