Category: ‘Relief Pitchers’

New York Yankees’ Dellin Betances Admits to Having Arm Fatigue in Final Month of 2015 Season
February 6th, 2016 at 1:09 PM
Over the last two seasons, no reliever has thrown more innings than New York Yankees All Star reliever Dellin Betances has. ***PHOTO1*** Betances lead the league with 84 innings in the 2015 season and was second in 2014 with 90 innings. Betances has been as good as any other reliever over the...

MLB Hot Stove: New York Yankees Interested in New York Mets’ Carlos Torres
February 2nd, 2016 at 10:15 PM
The New York Yankees are looking to add on to a bullpen that many consider to be the very best in baseball given they have the three relievers in it who lead the majors in strikeouts in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** This past week, the Yankees have reached out to recently released New York...

New York Yankees’ Dellin Betances: Aroldis Chapman Will Ease My Workload
January 19th, 2016 at 9:01 AM
Over the last two years, Dellin Betances has been an All Star reliever for the New York Yankees and perhaps one of the most dominating non-closers in the game during that time. Because he gets used a lot in games, he also might be one of the most overworked relievers...

New York Yankees Sign Cleveland Indians’ Anthony Swarzak to Minor League Deal
January 13th, 2016 at 6:45 PM
The New York Yankees continue to load up on potential players who can try to make the team in spring training, and on Wednesday, they signed another one looking for a shot to make it. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees have signed former Cleveland Indians reliever Anthony Swarzak to a minor league deal with...

Joe Girardi Confirms Aroldis Chapman Will Be New York Yankees Closer in 2016
January 11th, 2016 at 8:52 PM
Not that it was a big surprise when he admitted it on Monday night, but most people figured Aroldis Chapman, suspension or not, would be the closer for the New York Yankees heading into the 2016 season. ***PHOTO1*** Two weeks ago, despite the possibility of a suspension for the reported domestic dispute...