Category Archives: Yankees News

Brett Gardner’s back (but he’s hitting 8th in the order)

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Let's start with the good news and then we'll go to the bad news. Good News: Brett Gardner is back in the Yankees lineup. Bad News: Brett Gardner is hitting eighth in the order. Is Joe Girardi going to stick with Gardner lower in the order and Jacoby Ellsbury in the lead-off spot? The answer is...no. See, Girardi's lineup is ...

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Yankees Minor League Notes: Aceves, Garcia, Joseph, Young

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The New York Yankees have made some minor league moves within the last hour and it involves two releases, an activation from a disabled list and a new waiver claim signing. Here's the minor league news:  Alfredo Aceves: The Yankees have announced P Alfredo Aceves has been reinstated from his suspension. They also announced Aceves has been ...

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Brett Gardner hopes to play tonight

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Brett Gardner has been out of the lineup since Sunday afternoon with a sore ankle, but he's hoping tonight is the night where he'll be penciled in to face David Price and the Detroit Tigers. Gardner hit in the cage on Tuesday and he wanted to run for the first time since fouling a ball off ...

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Shawn Kelley’s latest internet find a good luck charm for Yankees

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  Last week, Shawn Kelley was browsing the internet and had a tab opened to Amazon.com, trying to find his latest purchase. He happened to come across a horse mask, worth $19.32 and had a rating of 4.5 stars. He figured he would buy the mask, just to garner a few laughs in the Yankees clubhouse. Instead, ...

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Yankees announce prospects going to Arizona Fall League

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This just in via Joel Sherman: The following New York Yankees prospects have been assigned to the Arizona Fall League after the conclusion of the 2014 regular season: RHP Caleb Cotham RHP Branden Pinder RHP Alex Smith 1B Greg Bird 3B Eric Jagielo OF Tyler Austin OF Aaron Judge  

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Yankees vs. Tigers pitching matchups

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Tuesday, August 26 Yankees: Brandon McCarthy (5-2, 1.90 ERA) Tigers: Rick Porcello (14-8, 3.10 ERA) Time: 7:08 p.m. T.V./Radio: My9/WFAN Who's Hot vs. Porcello: Carlos Beltran (4-for-8, .500 AVG), Jacoby Ellsbury (8-for-13, .615 AVG), Ichiro Suzuki (11-for-28, .393 AVG) Who's Not vs. Porcello: Derek Jeter (1-for-15, .067 AVG) Wednesday, August 27 Yankees: Shane Greene (3-1, 3.17 ERA) Tigers: David Price (12-9, 3.00 ERA) Time: 7:08 p.m. T.V./Radio: YES Network & ESPN/WFAN Who's Hot vs. Price: Jacoby Ellsbury (14-for-47, ...

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2014 is the ‘Year of Injuries’ for Mark Teixeira

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Back, groin, leg, lat, wrist and fingers.  If you looked at the words above, you would think we're taking a test on the different parts of the human body. Unfortunately, that's not the case. The list above is all the injuries Mark Teixeira has faced this season, and it continued last night when he missed the ...

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Yankees Injury Notes: Gardner, Teixeira

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Here's a few minor injury notes as the Yankees prepare to play this one make-up game against the Kansas City Royals. If the Yankees want to win five in a row, it won't be easy: They're facing James Shields, who's having a pretty good year. Brett Gardner: Brett Gardner says his ankle is feeling much better but the ...

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