7:01 AM EDT, Fri March 22, 2019
SNY TV Mar 20, 2019

Greg Bird, Luke Voit both in lineup for Yankees vs. Astros, Wednesday at 1:05 p.m.

The Yankees' first base competition continues to heat up as both Luke Voit and Greg Bird are in the lineup Wednesday against the Astros.
SNY TV Mar 18, 2019

Yankees takeaways from Monday's 7-4 win over the Braves

Masahiro Tanaka threw five solid innings and Luke Voit hit his fourth home run of the spring as the Yankees beat the Atlanta Braves 7-4 on Monday in a Grapefruit League game at Champion Stadium.
Pinstripe Alley Mar 18, 2019
Masahiro Tanaka, Luke Voit lead Yankees to victory over Braves

Masahiro Tanaka, Luke Voit lead Yankees to victory over Braves

The Yankees continue their run of spring training success. The Yankees sure found their stride, didn’t they? The Bombers beat the Braves by a score of 7-4, en route to their fifth win in a row. They haven’t lost a game since March 8th against the Tigers! For a full breakdown of the game, you can find the box score here. In the meantime, here are three takeaways: 1. Another game, another home run by Luke Voit. The 28-year-old swatted his fourth home run of the spring, this time taking Bryse Wilson deep to right field in the second inning. Sweeny Murti relays that Voit has repeatedly...
Pinstripe Alley Mar 18, 2019
NYY news: Let’s hope rest can fix Hicks

NYY news: Let’s hope rest can fix Hicks

Ramifications of the Aaron Hicks injury; J.A. Happ continues to struggle; CC Sabathia on the verge of history New York Daily News | Kristie Ackert: Yankees center fielder Aaron Hicks will not be ready for Opening Day. Aside from the fact that this is an obvious bummer in and of itself, Hicks’ injury has some notable roster repercussions. Ackert identifies three such possible implications. They include Greg Bird and Luke Voit both making the roster, Brett Gardner getting reps in center, and Tyler Wade making the team as their utilityman. Whatever happens, one thing is certain - the...
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Yankees' Aaron Hicks to miss opening day, creating a path for Greg Bird to make the roster

Yankees' Aaron Hicks to miss opening day, creating a path for Greg Bird to make the roster

The open roster spot could allow the New York Yankees to take both Luke Voit and Greg Bird north when spring training ends next week.         
SNY TV Mar 17, 2019

Luke Voit and Yankees (SS) face Orioles on Sunday at 1:05 p.m.

The other half of the Yankees split squad head to Sarasota, Fla. on Sunday to take on the Orioles at 1:05 p.m.
River Ave. Blues Mar 15, 2019

March 15th Spring Training Notes: Severino, Hicks, Sabathia, Loaisiga, Wilson

Your browser does not support iframes.The Yankees beat up on the Red Sox this afternoon. Aaron Judge had a double and a homer — he has five homers, four doubles, and zero singles this spring — and Giancarlo Stanton and DJ LeMahieu both had doubles. Brett Gardner, Luke Voit, Gary Sanchez, and Miguel Andujar (two) […] The post March 15th Spring Training Notes: Severino, Hicks, Sabathia, Loaisiga, Wilson appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
River Ave. Blues Mar 12, 2019

March 12th: Spring Training Notes: Hicks, Sabathia, Paxton, Gregorius, Heller, Ellsbury, Roster Cuts

?Your browser does not support iframes.The Yankees rallied in the eighth inning to beat the Orioles tonight. Miguel Andujar had three hits and made a nice defensive play going to his right. Brett Gardner, Aaron Judge, and Kyle Higashioka all hit home runs. Giancarlo Stanton, Luke Voit, Gary Sanchez, Greg Bird, and Troy Tulowitzki all […] The post March 12th: Spring Training Notes: Hicks, Sabathia, Paxton, Gregorius, Heller, Ellsbury, Roster Cuts appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
Pinstripe Alley Mar 12, 2019
One way the Yankees can keep Luke Voit and Greg Bird in the lineup

One way the Yankees can keep Luke Voit and Greg Bird in the lineup

Tonight’s lineup shows how it could work. The Yankees have a rare, legitimate competition going down at spring training. Typically these contests have a runaway favorite — someone the Yankees actually want to win. The team knows who they will play on Opening Day, but put on a little show to make it look like an open affair. This year’s first base battle, however, appears as real as can be. In the race between Luke Voit and Greg Bird, the batter with the better spring numbers will claim the starting job. The loser will head to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, as Aaron Boone indicated...
SNY TV Mar 12, 2019

Greg Bird, Luke Voit both in Yankees lineup for 6:35 p.m. contest against Orioles

The Yankees' regulars take on the Orioles on Tuesday at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa. Jonathan Loaisiga takes the ball, while both Luke Voit and Greg Bird are in the lineup.
SNY TV Mar 10, 2019

Greg Bird at first base as Yankees (SS) host Pirates, Sun. at 1:05 p.m.

Greg Bird gets the start at first base as the battle with Luke Voit continues, while Troy Tulowitzki gets the start at shortstop. J.A. Happ is on the mound.
SNY TV Mar 10, 2019

Luke Voit at first base as Yankees (SS) face Tigers, Sun. at 1:05 p.m.

Luke Voit gets the start at first base as the battle with Greg Bird continues.
River Ave. Blues Mar 8, 2019

March 8th Spring Training Notes: Sevy, Hicks, Montgomery

?Your browser does not support iframes.The Yankees dropped tonight’s game to the Tigers. Giancarlo Stanton clocked a long home run while DJ LeMahieu and Austin Romine added doubles. Romine, Luke Voit, Gleyber Torres, and Brett Gardner had singles as well. Kyle Holder provided two hits off the bench, including a solo homer. Even the glove […] The post March 8th Spring Training Notes: Sevy, Hicks, Montgomery appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
Pinstripe Alley Mar 8, 2019
NYY News: Sevy’s shoulder could have a huge impact

NYY News: Sevy’s shoulder could have a huge impact

The origin of Luke Voit’s home run gallop; Gauging the impact of Luis Severino’s shoulder problems; Luke Voit or Greg Bird will likely start season in Triple-A; A complete list of John Sterling’s home run calls. Brendan Kuty | NJ.com: We all know about Luke Voit’s quick gallop after he mashes a home run, and we’ve already seen it a few times in spring training. Now, we get a chance to hear about how he adopted the hop, as he credits Sammy Sosa as the inspiration for it. Dan Szymborksi | FanGraphs: Obviously, the most disheartening news of this week has been that of Luis...
NorthJersey.com Mar 7, 2019
Yankees' 1B job an either/or proposition between Luke Voit, Greg Bird

Yankees' 1B job an either/or proposition between Luke Voit, Greg Bird

One of Luke Voit or Greg Bird will be with the Yankees to start the year, while the other will be sent down.        

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