Tag Archives: Bruce Billings

Yankees put Kelly Johnson on the DL


The New York Yankees have placed Kelly Johnson on the 15-day disabled list with a left groin strain. As a corresponding move, the Yankees have called up LHP Chris Leroux from Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre. To make a move for Leroux on the 40-man roster, the Yankees have designated RHP Bruce Billings for assignment. Johnson was pulled ...

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Girardi reflects on Soriano being DFA’d

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If you've been following along with the blog this morning, the Yankees had made two separate transactions; one that doesn't really affect the roster until Wednesday and one that affects the roster effective immediately. Vidal Nuno was sent to the Diamondbacks for Brandon McCarthy and Alfonso Soriano was designated for assignment to put Bruce Billings ...

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Morning Notes: Anna, Billings, McCann, Soriano


Good morning everyone! Today's a pretty big day; not only is it the series finale between the Yankees and the Twins but tonight we'll find out the players who are going to the All-Star Game (you can find that in a post later this evening on the blog). For now, let's start the day off ...

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Injury Notes: Billings, Gardner

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Just to make sure everyone is caught up, here's some injury notes and roster moves: -- The Yankees placed RHP Bruce Billings on the disabled list (retroactive to yesterday) with a forearm strain. In a corresponding move, the Yankees called up Preston Claiborne. -- Brett Gardner had x-rays on his left foot after being hit by a ...

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Kuroda knocked around as Yanks fall to Angels 13-1

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The Yankees were hoping for a good outing from Hiroki Kuroda--instead, Kuroda was knocked around for eight runs, burying the Yankees in a 13-1 loss at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx. Kuroda only went four innings plus, giving up eight runs to a potent Angels lineup. Bruce Billings made his season debut, going four innings and ...

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Yankees sign nine players with ST invite

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The New York Yankees have announced that they signed nine players to minor league deals that include an invitation to Spring Training. The nine players are: RHP Bruce Billings INF Russ Canzler RHP Robert Coello RHP Brian Gordon RHP Chris Leroux OF Antoan Richardson INF Scott Sizemore INF Yangervis Solarte INF Zelous Wheeler In total, the Yankees have 26 invitees to Spring Training which include ...

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