Category Archives: Yankees Injury News

CC Sabathia to make next rehab start Thursday

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In my post about CC Sabathia's first rehab start, I speculated Sabathia could of had his next start on Thursday for Double-A Trenton due to the Thunder promoting tickets for that specific game. In a media session today, Brian Cashman confirmed my speculation: Sabathia will make his next start on Thursday with Double-A Trenton to ...

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Michael Pineda is making progress after playing catch

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There was no news on Michael Pineda before yesterday's game but we finally have Pineda's results from his first throwing session. According to Brendan Kuty of NJ.com, Pineda threw 25 pitches from 60 feet on Saturday and reportedly felt no pain or discomfort after throwing. Pineda had been out since May 6 with a strain in ...

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CC Sabathia has first rehab start in Tampa

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CC Sabathia had his first rehab start this evening with the Tampa Yankees and for his first rehab start, he did pretty well; he went 2.1 innings, giving up two runs on three hits and striking out two. According to a scout, Sabathia looked 'like Spring Training', but the most important thing is his knee ...

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Injury Updates: Beltran, Heathcott, Sabathia

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It's been a quiet series in Toronto so far offense wise and news wise, but there were some injury notes coming out of the big league club (and one injury in the minor leagues). Here's the injury report: Carlos Beltran: Well, Carlos Beltran's return to the outfield won't happen anytime soon. Beltran felt discomfort in his forearm ...

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CC Sabathia slated to face hitters on Tuesday

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CC Sabathia's road to recovery continues and he's ready to face live hitters. Sabathia threw a 36-pitch bullpen session today and said his knee feels strong. He'll take the next step and fly out to Tampa to throw live batting practice on Tuesday while the Yankees are in Toronto. If all goes well, he could see ...

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Ivan Nova slated to start throwing in September

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Since tearing his ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow in early April, all Ivan Nova could do is sit and watch his team in a heated AL East battle involving themselves, the Toronto Blue Jays and the Baltimore Orioles. However, Nova began his road to recovery today when he ran at Yankee Stadium for ...

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Injury Notes: Sabathia, Cervelli, Pineda

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Here's a few quick notes before tonight's game. It's nothing too elaborate considering it's the only news of the evening, but just something to read before the game begins: CC Sabathia:  Sabathia is progressing and he's throwing but he's not doing any bullpen sessions. He'll throw one sometime next week, but Joe Girardi said it's unlikely he'll ...

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Roster Moves: Teixeira, Sizemore, Pineda, Almonte, LeBlanc

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Here are a few Yankees roster moves before tonight's series opener against the Oakland Athletics. 1) Mark Teixeira is back in the Yankees lineup after missing the Twins and Mariners series with a sore wrist. He's batting cleanup and will be the first basemen. 2) After I wrote about Zoilo Almonte needing more playing time, the Yankees sent him ...

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