Tag Archives: Chris Stewart

Yankees Morning Bits: Catchers, catchers, Jorge, Jeter, and Betances

derek-jeter

The Yankees lost 2-0 yesterday, but Curtis Granderson broke his arm. • Brian Cashman said the Yankees are not looking for catching. • It sounds like it's between Francisco Cervelli and Chris Stewart. • Don't expect a Jorge Posada comeback. "I know I can't play the game," Posada said. • Derek Jeter is expected to begin playing in games on March 10. • Dellin ...

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

Yankees face Opening Day dilemma behind the plate

Francisco Cervelli

Bronx Baseball Daily is lucky enough to welcome its second new writer in less than a week, Elizabeth Finn. She will write regular pieces on the Yankees for us this season. Her first piece is a good one on the Yankees recent catching situation that I'm sure we'll all enjoy and have a good time ...

Posted in Editorial | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

Joe Girardi gives State of the Yankee Union address

joe-girardi

Yankees manager Joe Girardi met with reporters yesterday and went over quite a few topics. Here is the run down via Chad Jennings of the Journal News: • On the offense: Girardi explains that the Yankees offense will rely on speed more rather than the home runs as they've done in recent years. • On the Brett ...

Posted in Quote | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

Yankees Ivan Nova, Francisco Cervelli still have options left

New York Yankees

The Yankees will have 83 players in camp when Spring Training starts. In order to try to narrow down who could start the season in the Bronx and who might start in Scranton it is helpful to know which players have options left. So a big thanks to Chad Jennings of the Journal News for ...

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

Finding space on the Yankees 40-man roster

chris-dickerson

The Yankees have a full 40-man roster, but the Kevin Youkilis deal became official today and Ichiro Suzuki's deal will be complete shortly after. On top of that they are still going to have to add another outfielder, possibly another catcher, and some depth. So it's safe to say that a number of players on ...

Posted in Editorial | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Yankees don’t sound interested in other free agent catchers

Perhaps it will change if the Yankees don't find any trade prospects during the Winter Meetings, but as of now they haven't shown much interest in free agent catchers A.J. Pierzynski or Mike Napoli, according to George King of the NY Post. Yankees GM Brian Cashman is likely crying Bubba Crosby, but right now it sounds ...

Posted in Quote, Yankees Rumors | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

The Yankee beat: bad trades, no trades, and the lottery

Hiroki Kuroda got a rare 7-inning shutout thanks to the rain as the Yankees beat the Blue Jays 6-0 behind a 4-run 1st inning. The Yankees have now scored at least three runs in 42 consecutive games. Here is the recap and graph. Here is what the blogoshere was talking about today. • NoMaas.org calls out the Yankees ...

Posted in The Yankee Beat | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Yankees don’t think Martin needs a DL stint

For most of his short Yankee career, Chris Stewart has barely been noticable. He barely played and really only caught for CC Sabathia. Over the past couple of weeks Russell Martin has been dealing with a back problem and suddenly Stewart has played in nine of the Yankees last 13 games. That's practically everyday for ...

Posted in Quote | Tagged , | Comments Off