Tagged: ‘Phil Hughes’

The Yankees And Pineda: A Classic Case Of Enabling Poor Behavior
April 10th, 2017 at 11:39 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Yankees, unlike their knack and ability to develop position players, have not been able to do the same when it comes to their pitching talent. The gobble 'em up and spit 'em out as if they were sunflower seeds. Except for one pitcher who has them bamboozled. The Yankees made...

The pitfalls of recent rookies in the Yankees rotation
April 3rd, 2017 at 12:09 PM
***PHOTO1*** Fan Confidence Poll: April 3rd, 2017 Hughes (Getty Images) You don't have to look far into the past to the last time the Yankees put a young starter in its opening day rotation. That is, of course, because Luis Severino - all of 22 years old at the...

New York Yankees Prospect Luis Severino’s Spring Training Bullpen Session: Video
February 26th, 2015 at 2:00 PM
Would you like to see New York Yankees prospect Luis Severino in action during spring training? ***PHOTO1*** Well, Chad Jennings of the LoHud Yankees Blog shared a video of the Yanks' top prospect on Wednesday throwing a bullpen session during the team's spring training workout down in Florida. Severino is the current golden...

New York Yankees’ Zelous Wheeler Hits 1st Career Home Run Vs. Minnesota Twins’ Phil Hughes (Video)
July 3rd, 2014 at 10:17 PM
On Thursday night, Zelous Wheeler finally got the call up to the major leagues after waiting seven years in the minor leagues for a chance to play in the majors. ***VIDEO1*** Taking the place of Yangervis Solarte on the New York Yankees roster, Wheeler made his first start for the Bombers at...

Phil Hughes Enjoying New Found Success in First Season with Minnesota Twins
May 30th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Phil Hughes' last season as a New York Yankee didn't go as planned as he finished 2013 with a 4-14 record and a 5.19 ERA. Hughes departed the Bronx for a three year $24 million deal with the Minnesota Twins this past off-season. ***VIDEO1*** Hughes has found early success in Minnesota and...