Category: ‘Injuries’

MLB Hot Stove: New York Yankees Trying to Sign Ex-Mets’ Ike Davis to Minor League Deal
February 10th, 2016 at 1:46 PM
Ike Davis may get a second chance at playing in New York, but it may not be with his old team in the New York Mets, but instead, with the New York Yankees. ***PHOTO1*** Davis, who last played for the the Mets in the 2014 season and has bounced around a bit...

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...

New York Yankees’ Greg Bird Thanks Fans in Post-Surgery Picture on Instagram
February 3rd, 2016 at 6:42 PM
This past week, New York Yankees first baseman Greg Bird underwent surgery on his right shoulder to repair a torn labrum he suffered as a result from a previous injury he sustained earlier in the 2015 season while in the minors. ***PHOTO1*** The surgery will take Bird out of commission for the...

New York Yankees Could End up Bringing Mark Teixeira Back for 2017 with Greg Bird Injury
February 3rd, 2016 at 9:38 AM
Heading into the 2016 season, the foregone conclusion was that Mark Teixeira would play out the final year of his contract and then Greg Bird would take the reigns as the starting first baseman for the New York Yankees in 2017. ***PHOTO1*** But that all changed when Bird suffered a torn labrum...

New York Yankees Won’t Pursue Backup 1st Basemen, Dustin Ackley to Back up Mark Teixeira
February 1st, 2016 at 7:36 PM
With the news that Greg Bird will undergo shoulder surgery to repair a torn labrum in the right shoulder and will miss the entire 2016 season, it was a punch to the gut to a fan base that grew to like Bird in his brief time in the majors, as...