New York Yankees


Jimmy Rollins’ departure from Philadelphia began with a rumor that the Yankees were interested in acquiring him.


SAN DIEGO — Free agent right-hander Brandon Morrow and the San Diego Padres have agreed to a $2.5 million, one-year contract, a deal that allows him to earn up to $8 million if he starts regularly


NEW YORK — Chase Headley is staying with the Yankees, a sign New York is not counting on Alex Rodriguez to play third base regularly.


PHOENIX — The Arizona Diamondbacks have sent slick-fielding, light-hitting shortstop Didi Gregorius to the New York Yankees in a three-team deal that included Detroit.


When Pablo Sandoval signed a five-year, $95 million contract with the Red Sox this week, the landscape of free agency changed for several teams.