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New York Post Aug 7, 2016

‘It’s sad the way it’s all gone down’ with A-Rod

From the most veteran Yankees, like CC Sabathia and Brett Gardner, to some guys still honing their craft, like Dellin Betances and Didi Gregorius, the reaction to the announcement of Alex Rodriguez’s impending final game was met with a near-universal response. Forget that he has been a great player. He has been an even better...
Akron Beacon Journal Aug 7, 2016
Yankees 3, Indians 2: Rally falls short, Indians lose game, series to Yankees

Yankees 3, Indians 2: Rally falls short, Indians lose game, series to Yankees

NEW YORK: Masahiro Tanaka rebounded from two rocky outings, Didi Gregorius homered and the New York Yankees held off the Indians 3-2 on Sunday.Mark Teixeira, two days since disclosing his plans to retire at the end of the season, hit an RBI double and dove toward first base to complete a crucial play on defense. Dellin Betances got four outs for his second save as the Yankees took two of three from the AL Central leaders and finished 5-2 in the season series.The Indians, who remained two games ahead of the Detroit Tigers, have dropped five of seven. Cleanup hitter Mike Napoli was ejected by...

Indians fall to New York Yankees 3-2, lose series

The Indians came up short against the New York Yankees on Sunday 3-2, dropping Sunday’s series finale. Trailing 3-0, the Indians (62-47) got one back in the seventh and eighth innings on an RBI-single by Roberto Perez and a wild pitch by Dellin Betances, respectively. But that’s all Betances would give up, and the Indians failed to force extra innings in the ninth. Carlos Carrasco (7-6, 3.17 ERA) allowed three runs on five hits and struck out nine in seven innings pitched. The Detroit Tigers also lost on Sunday to the New York Mets 3-1, meaning the Indians’ lead in the American...
Newark Star-Ledger Aug 6, 2016

Which Yankees have Baseball America's 'best tools?'

Jorge Mateo? Dellin Betances? Aaron Judge? Yup
Newark Star-Ledger Aug 5, 2016

Yankees' Dellin Betances takes Mariano Rivera's personal advice into closer job

Betances recalls conversation with legend that stuck with him
New York Post Aug 4, 2016

Yankees must ease throttle on Dellin Betances

With Aroldis Chapman and Andrew Miller gone, Dellin Betances is the last star left in the Yankees bullpen. And, as the closer, he will probably fall into a more familiar role as a one-inning reliever. And he really must. Because the Yankees are unlikely to make the playoffs, there is no reason to push him....
Newark Star-Ledger Aug 3, 2016

WATCH: Clint Frazier, new Yankees' prospect, hits for Scranton/Wilkes-Barre for 1st time

Outfield prospect debuts in Triple-A on Tuesday night after being acquired by Yankees in Sunday's trade that sent Andrew Miller to Cleveland.
Newark Star-Ledger Aug 2, 2016

Yankees win, but Dellin Betances shaky in 1st outing as closer

Betances notched his first save in his new role
New York Post Aug 2, 2016

Dellin Betances’ first new-era save got pretty hairy

His extra-strength safety net is gone. The Cubs got one layer, the Indians the other. What’s left for Dellin Betances is his high-octane fastball, a bowel-locking breaking pitch and the knowledge that after years of working in front of some of the biggest names in relievers, the final inning belongs to him. “I have played...
Newark Star-Ledger Aug 1, 2016

Dellin Betances finally closer, but hurts with Yankees trading 'best of the best'

Betances loved being in the same bullpen as Chapman and Miller, both traded by the Yankees in the last eight days.
New York Post Jul 31, 2016

Dellin Betances broken up about ‘good friend’ Andrew Miller

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The safety nets Dellin Betances worked above are all gone. David Robertson left two years ago for the White Sox. Andrew Miller arrived last year and worked behind Betances. Miller started this season as the closer until Aroldis Chapman’s suspension was over. When that happened, Miller went to the eighth and...
New York Post Jul 31, 2016

Rays make depleted Yankees look even more hopeless

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — With the Holy Trinity Of Smoke reduced to one spoke in Dellin Betances, the Yankees pull into Citi Field on Monday night looking to use the Subway Series to keep their flickering postseason hopes alive. General manager Brian Cashman and Joe Girardi insisted Sunday there won’t be a white flag flying...
Newark Star-Ledger Jul 31, 2016

Andrew Miller: Dellin Betances will be great Yankees closer

Miller says he's going to miss playing with Betances and predicts the Yankees new closer will be very good in the role.
Newark Star-Ledger Jul 31, 2016

MLB trade rumors: Yankees get Tyler Clippard from Diamondbacks?

Clippard will likely help the Yankees build a bridge to their new closer, Dellin Betances
New York Post Jul 27, 2016

Why Yankees believe in Adam Warren as bullpen cure

HOUSTON — Elite power relievers represent Joe Girardi’s greatest baseball addiction. Just hours after vowing to use Dellin Betances and Andrew Miller less frequently, the Yankees’ manager turned to Betances for one out and Miller for three outs Tuesday night to close out the Yankees’ 6-3 victory over the Astros at Minute Maid Park, lifting...

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