9:56 AM EDT, Sun August 30, 2015

Greg Bird called up from Triple-A

Last week it was Luis Severino. Now it’s Greg Bird. A source has confirmed a report from Jack Curry that Bird has been called up to essentially fill the spot vacated by Garrett Jones. Bird gives the Yankees a true backup first baseman and — just guessing — but I would think he could start […] The post Greg Bird called up from Triple-A appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.
New York Post Aug 12, 2015

Yankees dump Garrett Jones — for 2nd time in 2 weeks

CLEVELAND — The Yankees designated Garrett Jones for assignment for the second time in 13 days Wednesday to make room for some much-needed bullpen help after Tuesday’s 16-inning loss to...
Newark Star-Ledger Aug 12, 2015

Yankees cut Garrett Jones for 2nd time in 13 days

That's probably it for Jones in pinstripes
River Ave. Blues Aug 12, 2015

Yankees call up Capuano and Goody, send down Pinder, designate Jones for assignment

As expected, the Yankees have made some moves to beef up their bullpen following last night’s 16-inning marathon loss. Both Chris Capuano and Nick Goody have been called up from Triple-A Scranton, the team announced. Branden Pinder was sent down and Garrett Jones was designated for assignment to clear roster spots. The Jones move also […]
Newark Star-Ledger Aug 12, 2015
Yankees call up pitchers Chris Capuano and Nick Goody, cut Garrett Jones for 2nd time

Yankees call up pitchers Chris Capuano and Nick Goody, cut Garrett Jones for 2nd time

All Yankees relievers threw Tuesday night in the 16-inning game

Jones off roster; Ellsbury on the bench

Garrett Jones is not listed on the lineup card. He might have been designated to make room for Chris Capuano. Brett Gardner CF Chase Headley 3B Alex Rodriguez DH Mark Teixeira 1B Brian McCann C Carlos Beltran RF Didi Gregorius SS Chris Young LF Stephen Drew 2B LHP CC Sabathia The post Jones off roster; Ellsbury on the bench appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.

Jones: “My heart was still here with all the teammates”

On the day he was designated for assignment, at least Garrett Jones had a familiar, comfortable place to process the news. There was only one problem: he couldn’t keep himself from seeing the team he’d left behind. “I was sad there for a while,” he said. “Just sitting at my father-in-law’s house. It’s actually right […] The post Jones: “My heart was still here with all the teammates” appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.
Newsday Aug 5, 2015

Garrett Jones glad he's back with the Yankees

Garrett Jones said it was hard to say goodbye to his Yankees teammates after being designated for assignment last week.
New York Post Aug 5, 2015

Dustin Ackley’s DL stint opens Yankees door again for this vet

Garrett Jones is back with the Yankees. The left-handed hitter was designated for assignment after Dustin Ackley was acquired from the Mariners last week, but Jones was brought back Wednesday...
Newark Star-Ledger Aug 5, 2015
Garrett Jones on awkward return to the Yankees

Garrett Jones on awkward return to the Yankees

Organization cut him Friday, brought him back Wednesday
Newark Star-Ledger Aug 5, 2015

Yankees re-sign Garrett Jones after cutting him, report says

Jones is on his way back to the Bronx.
New York Post Aug 5, 2015

Garrett Jones’ Yankees exile was brief

Garrett Jones is back with the Yankees. The left-handed hitter was designated for assignment when the Yankees traded for Seattle’s Dustin Ackley last week, but he was brought back Wednesday...

Curry: Yankees re-sign Jones; to be activated tonight

Not much surprise here. According to Jack Curry, the Yankees have re-signed Garrett Jones to the same terms as his original contract, and he’ll take back the job he’s had most of the year as a left-handed power bat and backup first baseman. He’s basically replacing the guy who replaced him. The post Curry: Yankees re-sign Jones; to be activated tonight appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.
River Ave. Blues Aug 5, 2015

Welcome back, Garrett Jones: Yankees re-sign Jones after Ackley injury

According to Jack Curry, the Yankees have brought Garrett Jones back in the wake of Dustin Ackley‘s back injury. Jones was designated for assignment following the Ackley trade last week. He cleared waivers, elected free agency, and re-signed with the team on the same terms as his old contract, says Curry. It’s like he never [...] Welcome back, Garrett Jones: Yankees re-sign Jones after Ackley injury is a post from: River Avenue Blues The post Welcome back, Garrett Jones: Yankees re-sign Jones after Ackley injury appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
River Ave. Blues Jul 31, 2015

Yankees designate Garrett Jones for assignment

Earlier today, the Yankees designated first baseman/outfielder Garrett Jones for assignment, the team announced. The move clears a roster spot for the recent acquired Dustin Ackley. Ackley figures to fill the same role as Jones: seldom-used backup outfielder and backup first baseman. More to come … eventually. Yankees designate Garrett Jones for assignment is a [...] Yankees designate Garrett Jones for assignment is a post from: River Avenue Blues The post Yankees designate Garrett Jones for assignment appeared first on River Avenue Blues.

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