Category: ‘Outfielders’

Yankees’ Nick Swisher Hitting .238 Since April 24, Thus Explaining Why Minor League Assignment Continues
May 23rd, 2016 at 11:29 AM
On April 24, Nick Swisher was hitting .382 with the Scranton/Wikes-Barre RailRiders and his promotion to the big leagues and back to the New York Yankees seemed like it was inevitable. ***PHOTO1*** Since that date, Swisher has been in a bit of a slump, one that has him hitting .238 (20-for-84) with...

Yankees’ Carlos Beltran: Our Starters are Doing Better, Need to Go Deeper into Games
May 23rd, 2016 at 8:05 AM
This past series against the Oakland A's, Carlos Beltran was a one-man wrecking crew for the New York Yankees. ***PHOTO1*** In the four game sweep out at Oakland, the 39-year-old looked more like he was 29, going 9-for-18 with a home run, eight RBI and five doubles; over his last seven games,...

New York Yankees Listed by Boston Globe as No. 1 Trade Spot for Angels’ Mike Trout
May 16th, 2016 at 12:40 PM
With all of the "Bryce Harper to the New York Yankees in 2018" talk that has been ongoing ever since the offseason began, there's a new speculation as far as a player the Yankees could get if he ever became available in a trade. ***PHOTO1*** Which would be former American League MVP...

Yankees’ Joe Girardi on Carlos Beltran’s 400th HR: He’s a Definite Hall of Famer
May 16th, 2016 at 10:00 AM
When Carlos Beltran hit his eighth home run of the season on Sunday afternoon against the Chicago White Sox, he also slugged his way into his history books. ***PHOTO1*** The New York Yankees starting right fielder hit his 400th career home run and joined a very exclusive club, as he's now just...

Yankees’ Carlos Beltran Hits 400th Career Home Run in 7-5 Win Over White Sox (Video)
May 15th, 2016 at 5:45 PM
Heading into Sunday's game, Carlos Beltran was at 399 career home runs and one shy of hitting his 400th career blast. ***PHOTO1*** Then in the bottom of the sixth inning with the game at 4-3, Beltran stepped up against Chicago White Sox reliever Zach Duke pitching and then he finally got the...