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Yankees’ Phil Coke Strikes Out 7, Wins in Debut for Class-AAA Scranton on Friday Night
April 30th, 2016 at 10:51 AM
While Nick Swisher had the night off on Friday night from playing for the Class-AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders, another former Yankees player and a former teammate of Swisher's made their debut for Scranton. ***PHOTO1*** Phil Coke, who this week was acquired from the Independent League and re-assigned to Class-AAA Scranton this week and...

Yankees’ Branden Pinder to Undergo Tommy John Surgery, Will Miss Rest of 2016 Season
April 26th, 2016 at 7:41 AM
With Branden Pinder being diagnosed with a partially torn UCL in his right elbow, the New York Yankees right-hander wanted to get a second opinion, so he wanted to seek out world renown orthopedic surgeon Dr. James Andrews. ***PHOTO1*** As expected, Pinder's 2016 season will officially come to an end, as the...

New York Yankees Re-Acquire Phil Coke from Independent League; Assign to Class-AAA Scranton
April 25th, 2016 at 7:15 PM
In another move of bringing back an old name from the 2009 World Series Championship team, the New York Yankees have brought back a player some might remember. ***PHOTO1*** On Monfay night, the Yankees announced that they have acquired left-handed pitcher Phil Coke from the Independent League and will be assigning him...

Yankees’ Branden Pinder to Visit Dr. James Andrews for Second Opinion on Partially Torn UCL
April 25th, 2016 at 9:42 AM
Over the weekend, it was discovered that New York Yankees right-handed reliever Branden Pinder has a partially torn UCL in his right elbow; the injury was discovered after the Yankees placed him on the 15-day disabled list with a right elbow strain. ***PHOTO1*** With this kind of injury, for the most part,...

Yankees’ Branden Pinder Has Partial UCL Tear in Right Elbow; Considering Tommy John Surgery
April 23rd, 2016 at 11:35 AM
The New York Yankees already have one relief pitcher whose 2016 season was lost due to needing Tommy John Surgery in Nick Rumbelow. The Yankees may have a second on their hands. ***PHOTO1*** Less than 24 hours after he was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a right elbow strain, tests...