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Stories with person: Chris Young
  • For Hicks, criticism by Twins in 2014 was wakeup call 
    Updated: Nov-12-15 3:36 pm

    BOCA RATON, Florida - Aaron Hicks was hitting .161 for the Minnesota Twins 1 1/2 months into the 2015 season when manager Ron Gardenhire and assistant general manager Rob Antony took the unusual step of criticizing him publicly.

  • Yankees acquire Hicks from Twins, trade Pirela to Padres 
    Updated: Nov-11-15 5:43 pm

    BOCA RATON, Florida - Yankees general manager Brian Cashman followed through on his vow to aggressively transform his team this offseason, acquiring switch-hitting outfielder Aaron Hicks from Minnesota for catcher John Ryan Murphy on Wednesday and dealing infielder Jose Pirela to San Diego for a minor league pitcher.