Category Archives: Yankees News

Chase Whitley to undergo Tommy John Surgery


Well ladies and gentlemen, it seems Chase Whitley's 2015 season has unfortunately been cut short. According to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports, Chase Whitley will undergo Tommy John Surgery tomorrow, effectively ending his 2015 campaign. The surgery will be done by Dr. Chris Ahmad in New York City. Whitley experienced pain in his elbow since late last ...

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Yankees get much needed off-day in D.C.


After a brutal series against both the Tampa Bay Rays and the Kansas City Royals, the Yankees are limping to Washington D.C. where they'll take on the Nationals in a two-game set starting tomorrow. But first, there's the off-day, and this would be the first off-day for the Yankees after playing 30 games in 31 ...

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Some Notes: Capuano, Ellsbury, Sabathia


Here's a few notes before this afternoon's contest between the Royals and the Yankees at Kauffman Stadium: -- Chris Capuano is slated to start today's game which means Nathan Eovaldi will start on Tuesday against the Nationals. This would be Capuano's 2015 debut after he suffered a quad injury during Spring Training. The Yankees hope having ...

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Roster Moves: Burton, Capuano, Mitchell, Tanaka


Here are a few roster moves the Yankees made prior to this evening's game against the Kansas City Royals: -- The Yankees have released Jared Burton from his minor league contract and called up Miguel Sulbaran from Trenton to take Burton's spot on the roster in Scranton. -- Chris Capuano was spotted in the Yankees clubhouse earlier ...

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Whitley has tear in right elbow; Capuano to start on Sunday


Joe Girardi has announced Chase Whitley has a tear in his right elbow and surgery is a major possibility. Whitley will meet with Dr. Ahmad tomorrow to get a second opinion. Girardi also confirmed Chris Capuano will be activated from the disabled list on Sunday and will make the start, pushing Nathan Eovaldi back to Tuesday ...

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Chris Capuano will take Chase Whitley’s spot on the roster


When Chase Whitley went down with an apparent elbow injury during yesterday's 6-1 loss, the Yankees knew they had to make a decision on who was going to take Whitley's spot on the roster. After the game, the Yankees announced Chris Capuano will take Whitley's spot although they are unsure of when. Capuano can't pitch ...

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Yankees bats go on a cold streak after the first inning


Over the past two games, the Yankees got off to a hot start. They would score two runs and give their starters an early lead. Unfortunately, both starters (Nathan Eovaldi and Adam Warren) eventually coughed up the lead. But the issue isn't the pitchers--it's the fact the Yankees have been unable to score after the ...

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Did Joe Girardi slightly mismanage Nathan Eovaldi?


For the first six innings, Nathan Eovaldi was cruising along and the Yankees had a 2-0 lead. Then, Eovaldi went out for the seventh inning and the game started to unravel. Eovaldi gave up two runs in the seventh inning, but the question wasn't why Eovaldi came out to pitch the seventh. What raised eyebrows was ...

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