Category: ‘Third Basemen’

New York Yankees Option Struggling Rob Refsnyder to Class-AAA Scranton
March 27th, 2016 at 10:34 PM
Talk about a rough weekend for Rob Refsnyder, as he made three errors in two games in the field and got hit twice in the face with a baseball in the field. But if that wasn't bad enough, his chances of being on the team for Opening Day officially ended. ***PHOTO1*** Just...

Rob Refsnyder’s Continued Struggles in Field Could Cost Him Final Spot on New York Yankees Roster
March 25th, 2016 at 11:26 PM
In an effort to make the 25-man roster for the 2016 season, Rob Refsnyder has converted from being a second baseman to a third baseman, as the New York Yankees are looking for their final person on the roster to be a potential backup for current starting third baseman Chase...

Red Sox Likely Benching of Pablo Sandoval Shows Yankees Got It Right with Chase Headley
March 21st, 2016 at 4:57 PM
Two winters ago, the New York Yankees had a decision to make as far as who was manning third base for them in the 2015 season. ***PHOTO1*** Alex Rodriguez was coming back from his suspension of the entire 2014 season and with the two surgically repaired hips, his days as a third...

Ruben Tejada Spurns New York Yankees, Signs with St. Louis Cardinals
March 19th, 2016 at 1:11 PM
When Ruben Tejada rejected the New York Yankees minor league offer on Friday, he did so because he thought he could get a major league deal elsewhere in the league. ***PHOTO1*** Tejada ended up being right, as Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reported that the 26-year-old former infielder of the New York...

Yankees’ Chase Headley Watching Film of Top 3rd Basemen in League to Improve Defensive Skills
March 15th, 2016 at 9:28 AM
Chase Headley is taking the 23 errors he made in the 2015 season very seriously, so much to the fact that he's not only working with New York Yankees third base cach and infield instructor Joe Espada on how to improve on his mistakes, but he's watching others on how...