Tag Archives: Brett Gardner

Brett Gardner gives “end-of-the-season” address

Brett+Gardner+New+York+Yankees+v+Tampa+Bay+Xf85QdRPlzal

The Yankees were eliminated from the American League East division series last night, and technically it's only a matter of time before they're eliminated from the Wild Card. The media was expecting someone, anyone to give an 'end-of-the-season' address and frankly to no one's surprise, Brett Gardner held court by his locker, discussing the Yankees ...

Posted in Yankees News | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Yankees Notes: Gardner, Headley, Jeter

Brett+Gardner+Texas+Rangers+v+New+York+Yankees+Qn5LZICHg0pl (1)

With the doubleheader today, I didn't have time to post a full length version of the pregame notes, but I do have some notes of interest here: Brett Gardner -- Brett Gardner told the media he was going to try running before Game 1 of the doubleheader. He's not in the lineup for Game 1, but Joe ...

Posted in Yankees News | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Yankees hand the ball to Michael Pineda in series finale

Michael+Pineda+New+York+Yankees+v+Baltimore+Hy3MsAQM0Qil

Since Michael Pineda returned to the disabled list, he hasn't allowed more than two runs in his last five starts, not to mention he has a 1.80 ERA in nine starts entering tonight's match-up against the Tampa Bay Rays. In a game the Yankees need to win, they feel more than comfortable handing Pineda the ball. “He’s ...

Posted in Yankees News | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Yankees have injuries to worry about in 2015

CC Sabathia 6

When the Yankees came into Spring Training earlier this season, they had to deal with a fair amount of injuries, the main injury being Mark Teixeira and his wrist. As the season comes to a close, the Yankees have more injuries to worry about when they go into Spring Training in 2015. Keeping the roster healthy ...

Posted in Yankees Injury News, Yankees News | Tagged , , , , , , , | 13 Comments

Martin Prado’s hamstring injury a lingering issue

Martin+Prado+Chicago+White+Sox+v+New+York+aqN1O0JbG9Gl

Over the weekend, Martin Prado returned to the lineup and although he wasn't moving well, his bat was on fire, which led the Yankees to believe they were on their way of having Prado in the lineup on a regular basis. It has been three days since Prado played, and he wasn't optimistic about playing ...

Posted in Yankees News | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Masahiro Tanaka inching closer to a rotation return

Masahiro+Tanaka+Boston+Red+Sox+v+New+York+y8UmSjDf58Fl

Believe it or not, Masahiro Tanaka is one simulated game away from rejoining the Yankees rotation. Tanaka threw three innings and 45-pitches and he proclaimed his arm was stronger than it was two weeks ago when the Yankees were in Detroit. He'll throw an in-between start bullpen before pitching simulated game or a instructional league game ...

Posted in Yankees News | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Derek Jeter Day the highlight of today

Derek Jeter 10

Joe Girardi sat on the podium during the pregame press conference, recollecting the significance Yankees captain Derek Jeter has had on this organization for the past 20 seasons. Girardi wasn't just Derek Jeter's manager--he was also his ex-teammate in the late 1990's and he knows like everyone else, it's always hard to fathom when the end ...

Posted in Yankees News | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

Brett Gardner day-to-day with “stomach issue”

Brett+Gardner+Texas+Rangers+v+New+York+Yankees+Qn5LZICHg0pl (1)

There was a reason Brett Gardner didn't play in the middle game of this three game set and it was due to him having a slight injury. Joe Girardi spoke after the game, saying Gardner had a "stomach issue" but it sounded more like it was an abdominal issue. Gardner had the same issue before the All-Star break ...

Posted in Yankees Injury News | Tagged , | Leave a comment