Tag Archives: Larry Rothschild

Yankees expected to name starter for Spring Opener tomorrow

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The Yankees were supposed to name a starter for Tuesday's Spring Opener today. However, the rain set them back and minus a few players hitting in the indoor cages, the Yankees didn't get much work in. Joe Girardi still needs to talk to pitching coach Larry Rothschild, but the Yankees now expect to announce the ...

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Masahiro Tanaka likely to throw off a mound tomorrow

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Masahiro Tanaka did long toss in his first day at camp yesterday. Tomorrow, it's likely Tanaka will take the next step and have his first bullpen session of the year. Tanaka missed 2.5 months last season witha partial tear in his elbow but managed to make he last two starts of the 2015 season. He threw ...

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Report: Yankees to discuss using a sixth starter in April and May

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With pitchers and catchers reporting to Spring Training on Friday, the Yankees have to begin forming their rotation, which is currently full of question marks. CC Sabathia, Masahiro Tanaka, Michael Pineda and Chris Capuano are expected to be in the rotation but with Sabathia, Tanaka and Pineda's health issues, along with Capuano's questionable effectiveness, the ...

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Spring Training notes: Headley, Rodriguez and Tanaka

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Sure, Spring Training isn't until Friday but some of the players are reporting to camp early and are getting in their morning work outs. Throughout the Spring, I'll have Spring Training notes which goes in brief detail about what's the latest with the Yankees and their players. So here's the first "Spring Training notes" of ...

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A week in review: Davies, McCann, Pineda, Rodriguez, Tanaka and Teixeira

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It's the week of Spring Training, which means it's time to wrap up the offseason and tie it with a nice bow. The week before Spring Training the Yankees signed a veteran pitcher to a minor league contract, Michael Pineda discussed what he expects from this season, the Yankees issued a statement following their meeting ...

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Michael Pineda focused on health for 2015 season

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While Michael Pineda impressed the Yankees during his 13 starts in 2014, the Yankees and Pineda suffered multiple set-backs. First was a 10-game suspension for illegal use of pine tar followed by an injury. Pineda had pine tar on his hand during two games against the Boston Red Sox, one start where the Red Sox ...

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What to expect from Nathan Eovaldi

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Yesterday, we glanced at what David Carpenter did in his last two seasons and what we could expect from him during the 2015 campaign. Today, we're moving back to the starting rotation and talking about another player the Yankees acquired via trade this offseason, Nathan Eovaldi. When the Yankees needed starting pitching for the rotation, they ...

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Hot Stove: Yankees announce 2015 major league coaching staff

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Just days after listing the 2015 minor league coaching staff, the Yankees announced the 2015 major league coaching staff and the new acquisitions aren't the only changes the Yankees made. Manager: Joe Girardi Hitting Coach: Jeff Pentland and Alan Cockrell Pitching Coach: Larry Rothschild Bullpen Coach: Gary Tuck Bench Coach: Rob Thomson First Base Coach: Tony Pena Third Base Coach: Joe Espada The Yankees moved Tony Pena from the bench ...

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