Category: ‘Starting Pitchers’

New York Yankees’ CC Sabathia Following Rehab Stint: This is Best I’ve Felt in 3 Years
February 10th, 2016 at 11:15 AM
For years, New York Yankees left-handed starter CC Sabathia had to deal with something tougher than any injury he's ever had and tougher than any hitter he's faced; an addiction with alcohol. ***PHOTO1*** Right before the Yankees were set to take on the Houston Astros in the postseason for their one-game wild...

New York Yankeees’ Masahiro Tanaka Throws Off Mound for First Time Since Surgery in October
February 9th, 2016 at 6:56 PM
Back in October once the season was over for the New York Yankees, ace pitcher Masahiro Tanaka underwent surgery on his elbow to remove bone spurs that had been irritating him. ***PHOTO1*** The surgery was a successful one and it had nothing to do with the injury he suffered back in the...

Former New York Yankees’ Freddy Garcia to Announce Retirement, Ending 15-Year Career
February 7th, 2016 at 5:18 PM
On Sunday, it was announced that another big league pitcher with former ties to the New York Yankees has apparently decided to hang up his spikes for good. ***PHOTO1*** Freddy Garcia, who pitched for the Yankees in the 2011-2012 seasons, has decided to call it a career after fifteen years in the...

Yankees’ Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Miller, Dellin Betances Ranked 2-4 in CBS Sports Top 15 MLB Relievers
February 5th, 2016 at 11:26 AM
When people look at the back end of the New York Yankees bullpen, they see possible history in the making. ***PHOTO1*** In what some say as the best bullpen potentially ever constructed, the Yankees trio of Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Miller and Dellin Betances had the three highest strikeout totals in all of...

MLB Hot Stove: Orioles Join Yankees in Pursuit for Giants’ Tim Lincecum
February 4th, 2016 at 3:01 PM
Not too long ago, reports came out that the New York Yankees were one of several teams with interest in former San Francisco Giants ace and Cy Young Award winner Tim Lincecum, who is likely to pitch elsewhere in 2016. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees are looking for pitching depth for their starting rotation;...