Category: ‘Players’

New York Yankees Could Demote Luis Severino Back to Minors with Another Bad Start or Two
April 27th, 2016 at 12:05 PM
When the New York Yankees made Luis Severino their number four starter this season, they envisioned what they saw from the 2015 season translating over into the 2016 season. ***PHOTO1*** So far though, it hasn't, as Severino is now 0-3 with a 6.86 ERA in four starts and on Tuesday night in...

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...

Jacoby Ellsbury Hits First Home Run of 2016 Season in Yankees 3-1 Win Over Rangers (Video)
April 26th, 2016 at 12:15 AM
Jacoby Ellsbury has been slowly starting to come out of his early season struggles and starting to eliminate the negative chatter by the fans of the New York Yankees. ***PHOTO1*** Fans felt he wasn't justifying his seven-year, $153 million deal, but over the last couple of games, he has been much better,...

Yankees’ Nick Swisher Goes 1-for-4, Solo HR, Played Solid Right Field for Class-AAA Scranton on Monday
April 25th, 2016 at 9:16 PM
Through the first two weeks of his minor league stint with Class-AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, Nick Swisher had played two positions: first base and designated hitter. Swisher's ability to play first base was the reason why they brought him back on a minor league deal. ***PHOTO1*** However, with the Yankees lack of offense at...

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...