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Fantasy Update

Apr 16, 2014
Rotoworld
Brian Roberts (back) thinks he could be available to play on Wednesday.
Apr 13, 2014
KFFL
New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said Sunday, April 13, that 2B Brian Roberts ...
Newark Star-Ledger Apr 16, 2014

Yankees' Brian Roberts says he has lower back strain, feels much better

The second baseman said he was diagnosed with a lower back strain, but he feels better.
Rotoworld Apr 16, 2014

Roberts (back) could be available Wed. - Brian Roberts (2B) New York Yankees

Brian Roberts (back) thinks he could be available to play on Wednesday.

Early question: Should second base be up for grabs?

Here’s Brian Roberts’ OPS through 13 games: .429. That’s more than 150 points lower than the second-worst OPS on the Yankees active roster (assuming Cervelli is heading to the DL). Roberts went 3-for-4 in the second game of the season, and he’s had just one hit since. He has two stolen bases and he’s drawn […]The post Early question: Should second base be up for grabs? appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.

Cashman: Roberts out with bad back

NEW YORK -- The oft-injured Brian Roberts is hurt again. Yankees GM Brian Cashman confirmed that Roberts is out with a back injury on Sunday. Cashman said the team did not yet know the severity of the injury. Brian Roberts #14 2BNew York Yankees 2014 STATS GM11 HR0 RBI1 R3 OBP.300 AVG.129 Roberts, 36, has hit .129 in 11 of the Yankees' first 13 games. The Yankees signed Roberts to be their starting second baseman for the low-risk price of $2 million, hoping he could stay healthy.
KFFL Apr 13, 2014

Yankees | Brian Roberts has sore back

Updating a previous report, New York Yankees 2B Brian Roberts (back) underwent an MRI for ...
River Ave. Blues Apr 13, 2014

King: Brian Roberts sidelined with back problem

Via George King: Brian Roberts is not playing tonight because of a back problem. “Not sure if it’s serious,” said Brian Cashman. Roberts has a very long injury history, so anything that causes him to miss time is a big red flag. With Derek Jeter‘s quad acting up and Robertson banged up, the Yankees are […]Post from: River Ave. Blues A New York Yankees blogKing: Brian Roberts sidelined with back problem The post King: Brian Roberts sidelined with back problem appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
KFFL Apr 13, 2014

Yankees | Brian Roberts nursing back injury

New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said Sunday, April 13, that 2B Brian Roberts ...
New York Post Apr 13, 2014

Yankees’ Brian Roberts out with back injury

The original plan was for switch-hitter Brian Roberts to start at second base Sunday night against Red Sox lefty Felix Doubront. However, The Post learned the plan was ditched when...
New York Post Apr 12, 2014

Struggling Roberts sobered after being lifted for pinch-hitter

Brian Roberts knew his spot was coming up in the bottom of the ninth and then saw Brett Gardner getting ready to pinch hit. At that point, even Roberts could...
Daily News Yankees Podcast: Brian Roberts, Ken Singleton, John Harper

Daily News Yankees Podcast: Brian Roberts, Ken Singleton, John Harper

On this week's Daily News Yankees Podcast, Mark Feinsand chats with new Yankees second baseman Brian Roberts about the Bombers' slow start, his transition to New York and what it's going to be like to face the Orioles in Monday's home opener at Yankeee Stadium.    

Postgame notes: “We have what it takes to play better”

I went looking for a good picture of the Yankees offense looking bad, and unfortunately a shot of Brian Roberts is the best I found. He’s one of the few guys who actually hit really well today. “We’re going to be fine, man,” Carlos Beltran said. “We haven’t been able to put anything together, but […]The post Postgame notes: “We have what it takes to play better” appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.

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