Dellin Betances wasn't happy with comments made by Yankees president Randy Levine after losing his arbitration hearing.
Dellin Betances was defeated in his arbitration hearing against the Yankees and will earn $3 million in 2017.
Yankees GM Brian Cashman said the team will go to an arbitration hearing with Dellin Betances.
Dellin Betances requested $5 million and was offered $3 million by the Yankees when arbitration figures were exchanged on Friday.
Dellin Betances announced Saturday that he'll pitch for the Dominican Republic in the World Baseball Classic.
Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said Wednesday that he expects Dellin Betances to be the closer next season "unless we do something different."
Dellin Betances was pulled from an appearance Monday without recording an out.
Dellin Betances tossed a 1-2-3 ninth inning Tuesday versus the Rays to record his 12th save of the season.
Dellin Betances had a disastrous ninth inning Thursday against the Red Sox, allowing five runs -- four earned -- while recording one out in a blown save.
Dellin Betances was not sharp in the ninth inning of Wednesday's loss to the Dodgers, yielding two runs (none earned) on one hit.
Dellin Betances pitched around a hit to toss 1 1/3 scoreless frames and earn a save in Tuesday's win over the Dodgers.
Dellin Betances will not be available for Wednesday's game against the Blue Jays.
Dellin Betances was pulled from a save chance Tuesday against the Blue Jays after yielding two runs on two hits and three walks.
Dellin Betances earned his ninth save as the Yankees topped the Blue Jays on Monday.