Tag Archives: David Phelps

Bullpen holds on for 6-5 win over Twins

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A game that started as a Yankees blowout turned into the tightest game possible, but the Yankees offense and bullpen were able to hold down the fort and give the Yankees a 6-5 victory over the Twins at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Yankees scored three runs in the first inning on a Brian Roberts RBI double, ...

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Yankees vs. Twins pitching matchups

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Thursday July 3 Yankees: Masahiro Tanaka (11-3, 2.10 ERA) Twins: Phil Hughes (8-4, 3.58 ERA) Time: 8:10 p.m. T.V./Radio: YES Network and MLB Network/WFAN Who's Hot vs. Hughes: Jacoby Ellsbury (7-for-19, .368 AVG), Ichiro Suzuki (7-for-19, .368 AVG) Who's Not vs. Hughes: Kelly Johnson  (4-for-17, .235 AVG) Friday, July 4 Yankees: Chase Whitley (3-2, 4.70 ERA) Twins: Kyle Gibson (7-6, 3.77 ERA) Time: 3:10 p.m. T.V./Radio: YES Network and ESPN 2/WFAN Who's Hot ...

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Yankees fall short to Rays in 4-3 loss in extras

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In the 9th inning, it looked like the Yankees had a chance to win the game. However, the Yankees fell short in the 12th inning, losing 4-3 to the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York. While down 2-0 in the third inning, the Yankees scored on an Ichiro hit by pitch, ...

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Rays vs. Yankees pitching matchups

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Monday, June 30 Yankees: David Phelps (3-4, 4.35 ERA) Rays: Chris Archer (4-5, 3.29 ERA) Time: 7:05 p.m. T.V./Radio: YES Network and ESPN/WFAN Who's Hot vs. Archer: Jacoby Ellsbury (7-for-10, .700 AVG), Brett Gardner (4-for-11, .364 AVG) Who's Not vs. Archer: Ichiro Suzuki (1-for-10, .100 AVG), Brian Roberts (1-for-5, .200 AVG) Tuesday, July 1 Yankees: Hiroki Kuroda (5-5, 4.23 ERA) Rays: David Price (6-7, 3.63 ERA) Time: 7:05 p,m. T.V./Radio: YES Network/WFAN Who's Hot vs. Price: Jacoby Ellsbury ...

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Yankees face Rays in last of AL East showdowns

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For the last two weeks, the Yankees have faced the Toronto Blue Jays twice, the Baltimore Orioles once and the Boston Red Sox once, and they've done a decent job keeping afloat in the AL East despite their rotation troubles and offensive woes. This next three game series is the last of the American League ...

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Yankees pitching struggles in 8-5 loss to Red Sox

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The Yankees offense showed signs of life and for most of the game, it was a see-saw battle against the Boston Red Sox. However, the Yankees pitching was what made it a see-saw game; every time the Yankees pulled legitimately closer, the Red Sox pulled farther away, causing the Yankees to drop the Red Sox ...

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Despite Nuno’s outing, Yankees still need another starting pitcher

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Before last night's start, Vidal Nuno hadn't won a game at Yankee Stadium this season. Luckily for the Yankees, Nuno pitched 5.2 scoreless innings and was backed up by three home runs to give the Yankees a 6-0 victory over the Boston Red Sox. During Joe Girardi's press conference, Girardi kept using this word when he had ...

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Girardi explains (again) reason for not skipping rotation

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For the last three days, Joe Girardi had been asked the same question over and over: "Why didn't he skip Vidal Nuno today which forces Masahiro Tanaka to pitch tomorrow?" He was asked that question once again before the game started and Girardi became irritated. However, his irritation let him to give a thorough answer--even ...

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