Tagged: ‘Dan Johnson’

New York Yankees First Baseman Mark Teixeira to Miss Eight to Ten Weeks
March 7th, 2013 at 6:00 AM
The injury bug continues to bite the New York Yankees, as first baseman Mark Teixeira is now expected to miss eight to 10 weeks with a strained right wrist, reports Jack Curry of the YES Network. Teixeira is the third Yankees starter to go down this spring, joining outfielder Curtis Granderson...

New York Yankees First Baseman Mark Teixeira to Miss Time with Strained Wrist
March 6th, 2013 at 7:59 AM
 ***PHOTO1*** As the New York Yankees continue to battle the injury bug this spring, another one of its integral pieces has now been affected by the aforementioned bug. Add first baseman Mark Teixeira to the list that includes center-fielder Curtis Granderson and starting pitcher Phil Hughes.  The 32-year-old, who was slated to...

Yankees Announce 2013 Non-Roster Invitees to Spring Training
February 1st, 2013 at 9:37 AM
***PHOTO1*** On Thursday, January 31, the New York Yankees announced the group of 44 players who have been extended invitations to the big-league camp commencing in a mere 11 days.  Looking at the list, the level of players vary from experienced veterans to up-and-coming prospects. Some of the veteran names that stand out...

Yankees GM Brian Cashman: Alex Rodriguez Could Be Sidelined All of 2013
January 25th, 2013 at 5:47 PM
***PHOTO1*** Following surgery on a balky left hip January 16, the speculation regarding a timetable for a return on All-Star third baseman Alex Rodriguez went rampant.  The best timetable up until now has been from the most reputable source, Dr. Bryan Kelly, the man who performed the surgery.  However, as Kelly estimated...

Yankees Ink Veteran Dan Johnson to Minor League Deal
January 24th, 2013 at 2:03 PM
***PHOTO1*** WFAN's Sweeny Murti is reporting that the Yankees have agreed to a minor league deal with veteran infielder/designated hitter Dan Johnson, which includes a spring training invitation.  While contractual terms have not been disclosed, there is a $900,000 incentive for Johnson if he makes the big club. The 33-year-old left-handed Johnson spent this...