Category: ‘First Basemen’

Yankees’ Dustin Ackley Has Torn Labrum in Shoulder; Surgery Being Considered
May 31st, 2016 at 12:32 AM
The news on Dustin Ackley's shoulder was not good on Monday, as the New York Yankees got the results from his MRI and it may end his season. ***PHOTO1*** Ackley, who injured his shoulder in Sunday's game against the Tampa Bay Rays, has been diagnosed with a torn labrum in his shoulder...

New York Yankees Could Call up Nick Swisher in Wake of Dustin Ackley’s Likely DL Stint
May 29th, 2016 at 8:54 PM
There's a very distinct possibility that after his shoulder injury suffered during Sunday's game against the Tampa Bay Rays, Dustin Ackley could be headed to the 15-day disabled list; something Joe Girardi said that might happen after he injured himself in the game. ***PHOTO1*** With Ackley gone, the Yankees wouldn't have a...

Mark Teixeira to Miss Three Games with Neck Spasms; Targeting Sunday Return for Yankees Vs. Rays
May 26th, 2016 at 8:27 PM
The good news for the New York Yankees is that they don't have to put Mark Teixeira on the 15-day disabled list with a neck injury. ***PHOTO1*** Teixeira, who received a cortisone shot in the neck, will miss at least the next three games, which included Thursday afternoon's 3-1 loss to the...

Yankees Announce Lineup on Wednesday Vs. Blue Jays; Dustin Ackley Starting with Mark Teixeira Out
May 25th, 2016 at 5:22 PM
As we reported earlier in the day, the New York Yankees will be without the services of Mark Teixeira on Wednesday night, who is out with a neck injury. ***PHOTO1*** Teixeira was already dealing with a two-month struggle at the plate already this season, but now a neck issue popping up for...

Mark Teixeira Out for Yankees on Wednesday Night Vs. Blue Jays Due to Neck Injury
May 25th, 2016 at 4:42 PM
Mark Teixeira's struggles this season for the New York Yankees have been well documented; now, he's on the bench for at least one game. ***PHOTO1*** The struggling first baseman will not play for the Yankees on Wednesday night against the Toronto Blue Jays due to a neck injury, a neck injury that...