Daily Archives: May 1, 2017

RHP Bryan Mitchell optioned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

With a thin pen for tonight’s game, the New York Yankees had to make a move. Unfortunately, for RHP & 1B–sorry, I had the urge to add the first baseman part—Bryan Mitchell, he’s the one taking the long ride to … Continue reading

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Cashman: Demoting Greg Bird is not a option

After a dominant Spring Training, Greg Bird struggled during the month of April. He struggled so much, his batting average dipped to .107, and he was benched prior to the Yankees facing Wade Miley andthe Baltimore Orioles on Sunday afternoon. … Continue reading

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Blue Jays vs. Yankees pitching matchups

Monday, May 1 Yankees: Luis Severino (2-1, 3.00 ERA) Blue Jays: Marco Estrada (0-1, 2.70 ERA) Time: 7:05 p.m. T.V. / Radio: YES Network / WFAN Tuesday, May 2 Yankees: Masahiro Tanaka (3-1, 4.20 ERA) Blue Jays: Mat Latos (0-0, … Continue reading

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Why did Bryan Mitchell play first base?

Even though the Yankees lost 7-4 on Sunday afternoon, it wasn’t the big story. Joe Girardi is known for his unconventional methods when managing a baseball game. But Girardi took a page out of the National League handbook and used … Continue reading

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