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New York Yankees’ CC Sabathia Felt Good Despite Being Knocked Around in Rehab Start for Class-AA Trenton Thunder
July 3rd, 2014 at 2:40 AM
On Wednesday afternoon, New York Yankees lefty ace CC Sabathia took the mound for the Class-AA Trenton Thunder in his second rehab start as he is attempting to come back from the disabled list. ***VIDEO1*** In the start against the Class-AA Portland Sea Dogs, it didn't go as according to plan for...

New York Yankees’ CC Sabathia to Make Next Rehab Start for Class-AA Trenton on Thursday
July 1st, 2014 at 2:41 AM
Earlier in the day, it was speculated on that New York Yankees left-hander CC Sabathia could make his next start for the Class-AA Trenton Thunder while they are in a four-game home stand. ***VIDEO1*** That speculation was confirmed on Monday before the Yankees played the Tampa Bay Rays in the first of...

New York Yankees Prospect Manny Banuelos Progressing After Tommy John Surgery
June 17th, 2014 at 12:45 PM
New York Yankees prospect Manny Banuelos has had a long road back from Tommy John surgery, but it appears the 23-year-old is looking good in his rehab and is getting stronger. pic.twitter.com/9VYjG4RScT — Manny Banuelos (@ManBanuelos) June 4, 2014 According to Ryan Hagerty of NJ.com, Banuelos is scheduled to throw 75 pitches soon,...

New York Yankees Prospect Gary Sanchez Punished for Disciplinary Reasons in Class-AA Trenton
June 13th, 2014 at 12:33 PM
Gary Sanchez is considered to be the New York Yankees top prospect in their minor league system, but he's starting to fall out of favor with the team. ***VIDEO1*** Sanchez, who is currently on the Class-AA Trenton Thunder roster and hitting only .229 with seven home runs on the season, had a...

New York Yankees Prospect Mason Williams Makes Two Great Catches
June 2nd, 2014 at 10:08 AM
New York Yankees prospect Mason Williams made two great catches for the Trenton Thunder on Sunday, showing the kind of athleticism fans have been hearing about for years now. ***VIDEO1*** Here's the video of Williams' awesome grabs: Clearly Williams needs some work in his judgment of fly balls. Despite that, Williams has the...

New York Yankees Down on the Farm; Double-A Trenton Thunder Report 5/30/14
May 30th, 2014 at 1:03 PM
Last year's Eastern League Champions have been struggling this season, but over their last 10 games the Trenton Thunder seem to be righting the ship. The Thunder are (30-25) and sit 5.5 games out of first place in the Eastern League Eastern standings. Trenton has been trying to string together some...

Trenton Thunder Has Comeback Win to Snap a Six Game Losing Streak
May 20th, 2014 at 12:07 PM
After losing six straight and getting swept in back-to-back series the Trenton Thunder bounced back with a come from behind 6-4 victory over the Harrisburg Senators. ***VIDEO1*** LHP Manny Banuelos was scratched from his start so the Thunder had to get nine innings out of an already taxed bullpen. Trenton used five pitchers...

New York Yankees 2014 Organizational Prospects; No. 1 Gary Sanchez
May 12th, 2014 at 11:25 AM
Top prospect Gary Sanchez is a name New York Yankee fans have been hearing for a long time. The Yankees signed him as a 17 year old as their top International free agent out of the Dominican Republic in 2009 for $3 million. ***VIDEO1*** Sanchez is the reason why New York traded...

New York Yankees 2014 Top Organizational Prospects; No. 2 Mason Williams
May 5th, 2014 at 5:32 PM
Mason Williams is a name that some New York Yankee fans probably feel they have been hearing for ever. Williams was drafted in the fourth round of the 2010 Major League Baseball draft out of West Orange High School in Florida.  ***VIDEO1*** Mason in his first couple of years in the farm...

New York Yankees 2014 Top 20 Organizational Prospects; No. 6 Tyler Austin
April 11th, 2014 at 11:36 AM
Tyler Austin was drafted in the 13th round of the 2010 June Amateur Draft out of Heritage High School in Conyers, Georgia. Austin has been through the entire farm system going from Staten Island Yankees to Trenton Thunder. The right-handed hitting outfielder his lifetime average so far as a Yankees is a...

New York Yankees 2014 Top 20 Organizational Prospects; No. 7 Greg Bird
April 9th, 2014 at 3:53 PM
Greg Bird was drafted in the fifth round by the New York Yankees in the 2011 MLB Draft out of Grandview High School in Colorado. Originally a catcher New York is now grooming him as a first baseman and at 6'3" weighing in at 215 he has a typical prototype...

New York Yankees Minor League Affiliates Take Two Out of Three on Opening Day
April 4th, 2014 at 3:27 PM
The top three New York Yankee minor league affiliates had their Opening Day yesterday and Triple-A Scranton and Low-A Charleston came out with wins, while Double-A Trenton lost their first decision of the year. The (SWB) Scranton Wilkes-Barre RailRiders garnered a 4-1 victory on the road against the Syracuse Chiefs. Scott Sizemore went...

New York Yankees Double-A Affiliate Trenton Thunder Ready to Defend Their 2013 Eastern League Championship
April 2nd, 2014 at 7:04 PM
Tomorrow night the Trenton Thunder begin their 71 game season in defense of their Eastern League Championship. Arm and Hammer Park will be rocking when the Thunder welcome the New Hampshire Fisher Cats for a four-game series to open the 2014 season. At the helm again is Tony Franklin with new hitting...

New York Yankees 2014 Top 20 Organizational Prospects; No. 14 Bryan Mitchell
March 26th, 2014 at 6:00 AM
Bryan Mitchell was drafted by the New York Yankees in the 16th round of the 2009 Major League Draft right out of high school from Reidsville, North Carolina.  The right-handed Mitchell has absolutely unbelievable stuff and the Yankees are hoping under pitching coordinator Gil Patterson's tutelage he can harness control of...

New York Yankees Double-A Affiliate Trenton Thunder Retain Manager Tony Franklin
January 4th, 2014 at 1:40 PM
The New York Yankees Double-A affiliate Trenton Thunder announced this week they will be retaining the services of manager Tony Franklin making this his 8th consecutive season. The Thunder are coming off their third Eastern League Championship under Franklin's direction. "Tony Franklin is a great asset to the Thunder and our...

Trenton Thunder, Double A-Affiliate of the New York Yankees, Named Minor League Team of the Year
November 3rd, 2013 at 4:23 PM
MiLB.com which is the Minor League Baseball website named the Trenton Thunder the Minor League team of the year. Trenton is the AA-affiliate of the New York Yankees and the 2013 Champion of the Eastern League. The MiLB website allows voting for the MiLBy Awards which is announced annually every fall at...

New York Yankees Double-A Affiliate Trenton Thunder Win the Eastern League Championship
September 13th, 2013 at 11:29 AM
The Trenton Thunder completed a three-game sweep of the Harrisburg Senators to capture their third Eastern League Championship in franchise history. The New York Yankees Double-A affiliate finished the season on a nine game winning streak and then preceded to sweep the division series and Championship series to complete their season. Trenton...

New York Yankees’ Double-A Affiliate Trenton Thunder Sweeps Binghamton Mets, Advances to Championship
September 7th, 2013 at 11:30 AM
For the fifth time in seven years the Trenton Thunder are advancing to the Eastern League Championship Series. Trenton completed the sweep of the Binghamton Mets last night with a dominating 3-0 victory. Thunder starter Shane Greene threw six shut out innings and reliever Danny Burawa threw a scoreless 1 1/3...

New York Yankees Double-A Affiliate Trenton Thunder Playoff Bound
August 12th, 2013 at 1:17 PM
There will be at least one team in the New York Yankees organization who will play in the playoffs this season. The Double-A Trenton Thunder, who currently sits in second place of the Eastern League Conference,  is playoff bound. Trenton has a 63-57 record and is 7-3 over their last 10...

New York Yankees Top 20 Prospects List Adds Some New Faces
July 30th, 2013 at 1:41 PM
We are at the halfway point of the baseball season and the New York Yankees have released their updated Top 20 prospect list. Some of the new additions may be seen in the Bronx in the near future. The Yankees have added five new faces on their list which include three...