Tagged: ‘Houston Astros’

Ex-Yankee Kyle Farnsworth Dominating as Defensive Lineman in Minor League Football
May 6th, 2015 at 12:55 PM
Now that his baseball career is over, former New York Yankees reliever Kyle Farnsworth is lining up on the defensive line of a minor-league football team down in Florda and is dominating. ***PHOTO1*** Farnsworth pitched in the majors as recently as last season with the New York Mets and Houston Astros, but...

Gregorio Petit Admits His Father is a Huge New York Yankees Fan
April 2nd, 2015 at 10:16 AM
Being traded to the New York Yankees was a thrill in and of itself for infielder Gregorio Petit, but it turns out his father was even happier about the deal. ***PHOTO2*** The Yanks pulled the trigger on the deal that brings Petit to the Bronx and will send cash to the Houston...

Why Michael Pineda’s Start for New York Yankees on Saturday was His Best of Spring Training
March 22nd, 2015 at 10:00 AM
Michael Pineda didn't look too hot coming out of the gate on Saturday versus the Houston Astros, but the New York Yankees starter held it together and ended up turning out his best performance of the spring. ***PHOTO1*** Things were rough for Pineda in the first. After allowing a triple to Astros...

Andrew Miller Took Less Money to Play for New York Yankees Over Houston Astros
March 1st, 2015 at 1:00 PM
It wasn't by a whole lot, but New York Yankees reliever Andrew Miller took less money to go to the Bronx as opposed to taking the more lucrative deal with a rebuilding Houston Astros team. ***PHOTO1*** The difference in total salary was "only" about $4 million; although in reality Miller will be...

Ichiro Suzuki Happy New York Yankees’ Joe Girardi Isn’t His Manager Anymore
February 25th, 2015 at 1:30 PM
New Miami Marlins outfielder Ichiro Suzuki was not happy as a member of the New York Yankees and manager Joe Girardi was a major source of that frustration. ***PHOTO1*** Suzuki was never thrilled with the way he was used while in pinstripes, as he was relegated to the role of a fourth...