Tagged: ‘Gary Sanchez’

Austin Romine Wins New York Yankees Backup Catcher Job Over Carlos Corporan
March 31st, 2016 at 8:37 PM
For the last week or so, Austin Romine seemed like he would be the favorite to land the backup catchers job for the New York Yankees behind starter Brian McCann. ***PHOTO1*** Romine was competing with Carlos Corporan and the team's top catching prospect, Gary Sanchez, but Sanchez was demoted to minor league...

Yankees Option Gary Sanchez to Class-AAA Scranton; Leaves Austin Romine, Carlos Corporan for Backup Job
March 25th, 2016 at 9:51 AM
Just before Thursday night's game for the New York Yankees against the Tampa Bay Rays, the team decided to send down their struggling top prospect cstcher. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees announced just before the game that they have sent Gary Sanchez to Class-AAA Scranton/Wilks-Barre. ***PHOTO2*** Sanchez was at first thought to be the leading candidate...

Austin Romine Views as Front Runner to Land New York Yankees Backup Catcher Job: Report
March 24th, 2016 at 9:55 AM
Heading into spring training, some thought that top catching prospect Gary Sanchez would be the front runner to land the backup catcher job for the New York Yankees, but it doesn't appear to be that way heading into the final weeks of spring training. ***PHOTO1*** Instead of Sanchez, it's Austin Romine whose...

Yankees Nearly Dealt for Jason Heyward, Andrelton Simmons; Braves Asked for Too Much: Report
March 8th, 2016 at 1:08 AM
Before the 2015 season, the New York Yankees and the Atlanta Braves had discussed a possible blockbuster that not only could have changed the course of that season, but their future as well. ***PHOTO1*** Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reported on late Monday night that the Yankees had tried to deal for...

Yankees’ Jorge Mateo, Aaron Judge, Gary Sanchez Ranked in MLB’s Top 100 Prospects for 2016
January 31st, 2016 at 12:21 PM
One of the things the New York Yankees have gotten praise over for the last couple of years is their willingness to reload and stock the farm system with good, young talent; talent that should expect to compete at the major league level and produce for the Yankees. ***PHOTO1*** recently submitted...