Tag Archives: Michael Pineda

Could Joe Girardi end up in the hot seat if 2015 goes awry?


Over the last two seasons, the Yankees have been a disappointment. They missed the postseason for two years in a row and witnessed legends hanging up their cleats for the final time in their legendary Hall-of-Fame careers. But lost in the two back-to-back seasons where the Yankees didn't make the postseason was Joe Girardi's impressive ...

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When injuries occur, who replaces who?

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On Tuesday, we projected the Yankees 25-man roster and who could break camp with the team once Spring Training finishes. But one thing we are going to have to factor in are injuries. Over the course of the season, injuries are going to occur and the Yankees are going to have to find replacements for ...

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Projecting the Yankees 25-man roster


Although we won't find out the 25-man roster until the beginning of April, it's about that time where we project who will make the team, and who will find themselves starting the season elsewhere. Now, believe it or not the Yankees aren't really looking to fill multiple holes in their roster, but as Joe Girardi ...

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


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


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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Report: Masahiro Tanaka says elbow feels good

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Masahiro Tanaka is preparing for his sophomore year with the Yankees, and while he has a small tear in his elbow, he's reporting there's no pain whatsoever. "So far so good -- including that (the elbow)," the Japan Times quoted Tanaka. Tanaka was working out with his former team the Rakuten Golden Eagles last week in Japan ...

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What to expect from CC Sabathia

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Yesterday, we discussed what the Yankees could expect from Michael Pineda as he prepares for his sophomore season with the ball club. Today we focus on another pitcher in the starting rotation, a player that was formerly the Yankees ace, CC Sabathia. With Sabathia having a horrid 2013 and an injury plagued 2014, what can ...

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