Outfielder Aaron Hicks has agreed to a seven-year, $70 million extension with the Yankees, a source has told MLB.com. The team, which has not confirmed the report, is expected to announce the extension later today. The deal was first reported by Jack Curry of YES Network.
James Paxton starts today for the Yanks (on YES network) and Masahiro Tanaka tomorrow.
UPDATE: Today’s afternoon game will be broadcast on the MLB network at 8 PM