Luis Severino RUMORS & NEWS

  • Luis Severino, Yankees avoid arbitration with new four-year contract

    Larry Brown Sports "The New York Yankees and Luis Severino had an arbitration hearing scheduled for later this month to determine the star pitcher’s salary for 2019, but that will no longer be necessary. According to numerous reports, the Yankees have signed Severino to a four-year, $40 million..." February 15

  • Report: Luis Severino, Yankees talking contract extension

    Larry Brown Sports "The Philadelphia Phillies were able to take care of starting pitcher Aaron Nola before the two sides ended up in an arbitration hearing, and it sounds like the New York Yankees are hoping to do the same with Luis Severino. Severino has an arbitration hearing set for later this month,..." February 13

  • Yankees' Luis Severino changes diet after late-season fatigue

    ESPN "It really pains Luis Severino to admit this, but tostones are now out of his life. The New York Yankees ace and self-proclaimed fiend of the tasty twice-fried plantains has cut them out of his diet, along with other delectable treats, in an effort to more..." February 13

  • Luis Severino isn’t sure what to believe after ALDS pitch-tipping fiasco

    New York Post "It’s been just over four months since Luis Severino was rocked for six runs in just three innings in a Game 3 loss to the Red Sox in the ALDS, a performance that led to questions about his preparation, as well as to the possibility the right-hander was tipping his..." February 12

  • Yankees' Luis Severino determined to return to last season's first-half form

    Newsday "Luis Severino can’t say for certain tipping his pitches led to a mostly lousy second half last season and the righthander getting shelled by the Red Sox in Game 3 of the American League Division Series. But he is well aware of the speculation and video that went viral of..." February 11

  • If Luis Severino isn't an ace in 2019, It will reverberate this season and beyond

    SNY TV "Every baseball club with realistic postseason aspirations requires an anchor for the starting rotation, the proverbial "ace." World Series championship caliber teams are led by a stalwart, ever-dependent hurler that dominates more often than not or digs deep and wins when..." January 30

  • Aaron Nola, Luis Severino are headed to arbitration hearings

    Hardball Talk "Scores of arbitration-avoiding deals were reached in the runup to today’s filing deadline. At the moment the best place to see all of them as they come in is probably MLB Trade Rumors, which has a running list of National League and American League arb-avoiding deals...." January 11

  • How Yankees RHP Luis Severino may have been tipping pitches in 2018

    SNY TV "The Yankees were reportedly "absolutely convinced" RHP Luis Severino tipped his pitches in 2018, most notably in Game 3 of the ALDS. There seems to be some video that backs up that claim. Severino's arm slot did not changed based on the pitches he..." December 07

  • Yankees insiders believe Severino was tipping his pitches

    Fancred Sports "Amidst the hullabaloo about whether Yankees ace Luis Severino gave himself enough time to warm up, or whether he was left on the mound too long, Yankees people believe Severino had another problem: that he was tipping his pitches.  “The Red Sox had his pitches,’..." October 11

  • Yankees' Luis Severino fires back at critics saying he screwed up start time

    Newark Star-Ledger " Luis Severino didn't just swat Ron Darling's accusation. He said he's never even heard of him. "Who is that guy?" Severino said. Darling, a TBS analyst, wondered aloud if Severino, the Yankees' starting pitcher, screwed up the..." October 09

  • Luis Severino Showed Up Late Because He Didn't Know What Time the Game Started

    12 Up "I'm sorry, but this is completely infuriating.  On Monday night, Luis Severino choked big time, really dropping the ball in his start against the Boston Red Sox in Game 3.  As it turns out, Sevy wasn't mentally prepared for this contest from the start...." October 09

  • Yankees Announce Starters for ALDS Games 3 and 4

    12 Up "This series is going to be a battle.  Just moments ago, Yankees manager Aaron Boone informed the media of who his scheduled starters will be for games three and four of the ALDS showdown with the Red Sox.  October 05

  • How Yankees will set the bar very low for Luis Severino

    Newark Star-Ledger "Five and fly? Not even. Expect the Yankees to be plenty happy if starting pitcher Luis Severinocan get through even four innings vs. the Oakland A's in the American League Wild Card on Wednesday night at Yankee Stadium. Boone said the..." October 03

  • Luis Severino to start Wild Card game for Yankees

    Newsday "Luis Severino will start for the Yankees in the American League Wild Card game on Wednesday against the Oakland A's. The team made the announcement Tuesday at Yankee Stadium prior to its workout. The game will air on TBS at 8 p.m. Eastern. "Really excited to give..." October 02

  • Luis Severino scratched from Sunday's start as Yankees begin planning for postseason

    North Jersey "Luis Severino was scratched from Sunday’s scheduled start, with the Yankees having clinched the top AL wild card spot. The Yankees haven’t named a starter for the regular season finale against the Red Sox at Fenway Park, and they’ve yet to decide on a starter..." September 29

  • Luis Severino has at least one problem ‘fixed’

    New York Post "Luis Severino said he and Gary Sanchez have ironed out the confusion they had with signs that affected them last week in Oakland, where the battery went dead. “We fixed all the problems we had,’’ Severino said after the Twins handed the Yankees a 10-5..." September 12

  • Yankees’ Gary Sanchez problem infects Luis Severino

    New York Post "Gary Sanchez being accountable and saying he should have blocked the two passed balls and two wild pitches despite being crossed up in the first inning Wednesday night is nice to hear. Yet it doesn’t change the fact that he had as bad an inning as a major league catcher can..." September 06