11:05 PM EDT, Fri August 28, 2015
Game 127: Yankees at Braves

Game 127: Yankees at Braves

YANKEES (69-57) Jacoby Ellsbury CF Brett Gardner LF Carlos Beltran RF Brian McCann C Greg Bird 1B Chase Headley 3B Didi Gregorius SS Stephen Drew 2B Masarhiro Tanaka P RHP Masahiro Tanaka (9-6, 3.61) Tanaka vs. Braves BRAVES (54-73) Nick Markakis RF Cameron Maybin CF Freddie Freeman 1B Nick Swisher LF Adonis Garcia 3B Jace […] The post Game 127: Yankees at Braves appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.
Newark Star-Ledger 3 hours ago

A bum hip (probably) won't keep Yankees' Jacoby Ellsbury out Friday

ATLANTA -- Manager Joe Girardi said he wants to see him take batting practice and go through pre-game work, but Yankees' center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury, who missed Wednesday with a bad hip, will likely start Friday night against the Braves....
Newark Star-Ledger 5 hours ago

Yankees' lineup vs. Atlanta Braves: Masahiro Tanaka on the mound

ATLANTA — The Yankees and Atlanta Braves open a three-game series Friday evening (7:35 p.m.) at Turner Field. New York righty Masahiro Tanaka is on the mound. Mark Teixeira is still out with a bum leg; Jacoby Ellsbury said he...
River Ave. Blues 11 hours ago

8/28 to 8/30 Series Preview: Atlanta Braves

Time for some more interleague play. The Yankees open a three-game series with the Braves in Atlanta tonight. This is their first visit to Turner Field since 2012, when they swept three games. The Yankees are 11-2 all-time at Turner Field, including the postseason. This is the only series of the season...
Newsday 2 hours ago

Mark Teixeira not feeling any better

Mark Teixeira didn't even pretend to sound optimistic. "It's not where it needs to be," he said of the bone bruise in his lower right leg.
The LoHud Yankees Blog | Journal News 6 hours ago

Ellsbury returns, but Teixeira once again not in Yankees’ lineup

The Yankees hoped to have Mark Teixeira available tonight, but he will instead go for further tests on his bruised right leg. Without Teixeira or Alex Rodriguez, Greg Bird moves into the No. 5 spot in the Yankees’ order. Jacoby Ellsbury CF Brett Gardner LF...
The LoHud Yankees Blog | Journal News 5 hours ago

Pregame notes: Teixeira going for additional tests on sore right leg

Mark Teixeira said earlier this week that doctors told him he would likely miss roughly seven days because of the severe bone bruised suffered when he fouled a ball off the top of his right shin. He missed exactly that, seven days, before returning to the lineup...
Newark Star-Ledger 13 hours ago
Alex Rodriguez and Warren Buffett: A glimpse into their friendship

Alex Rodriguez and Warren Buffett: A glimpse into their friendship

Rodriguez, Buffett admired each other, report says

Mitchell activated from disabled list

Less than two weeks after he was hit in the face by a line drive, Bryan Mitchell has been reinstated from the disabled list. He will step back into the bullpen as a fresh long man, taking the roster spot vacated by Nick Goody, who was optioned immediately after Wednesday’s game. For now, Mitchell is […] The post Mitchell activated from disabled list appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.
Mike Axisa / River Ave. Blues 7 hours ago

Yankees activate Bryan Mitchell off 7-day concussion DL

Earlier today, the Yankees announced they have activated right-hander Bryan Mitchell off the 7-day concussion DL. He takes the roster spot of Nick Goody, who was sent down following Wednesday’s game. The Yankees still have a normal seven-man bullpen and four-man bench. Mitchell, 24, has been out since...

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Pitching matchups in Atlanta

Tonight RHP Masahiro Tanaka (9-6, 3.61) vs. RHP Williams Perez (4-4, 4.76) 7:35 p.m., YES Network Saturday RHP Luis Severino (1-2, 2.74) vs. RHP Matt Wisler (5-4, 5.43) 7:10 p.m., FS1 Sunday RHP Nathan Eovaldi (13-2, 4.00) vs. RHP Julio Teheran (9-6, 4.29) 1:35 p.m., YES Network Associated Press photo The post Pitching matchups in Atlanta appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.
Newark Star-Ledger 9 hours ago
Yankees could use Hiroki Kuroda, who's dominating in Japan

Yankees could use Hiroki Kuroda, who's dominating in Japan

40-year-old has a 2.89 ERA and was Japan's leading All-Star vote getter
Newark Star-Ledger 10 hours ago

Mailbag: Will Yankees give Rob Refsnyder a chance?

Plus, a handful more of your questions

State of the 40-man roster looking ahead to September

Four days before rosters expand, the Yankees have one open spot on their 40-man roster, which makes it easy to call up one player like Andrew Bailey, James Pazos or Rico Noel who’s not currently on the roster. If they want to add more than one, they’ll have to make room by cutting someone else […] The post State of the 40-man roster looking ahead to September appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.
Newark Star-Ledger 14 hours ago

Yankees' punchless lineup: 9 spots, 9 questions

Will Alex Rodriguez pick it back up? What happened to Jacoby Ellsbury's base stealing?
Newark Star-Ledger 14 hours ago
Yankees' Andrew Bailey, of N.J., close to returning to majors

Yankees' Andrew Bailey, of N.J., close to returning to majors

GM Brian Cashman says Bailey has "pitched himself into the discussion" of September call-ups
Newark Star-Ledger 16 hours ago
What are Yankees fan sick of? At least these 6 things

What are Yankees fan sick of? At least these 6 things

NEW YORK -- How did we watch baseball (or any sport) before Twitter? When something happened in a game, good or bad, what did we do? Tell the dog? Order more food? Who knows. Ancient times. Anyway. Through 126 games, Yankees games have elicited plenty...
New York Daily News 23 hours ago
Alex Rodriguez ordered to hand over medical records

Alex Rodriguez ordered to hand over medical records

A Florida judge ordered A-Rod’s P.I. firm to turn over medical records to attorneys representing ex-Miami pitching coach Lazaro Collazo.
New York Post Aug 27, 2015

Can Masahiro Tanaka be the ace the Yankees paid him to be?

The Yankees have blown sizeable leads in the AL East before and survived. Just three years ago, they went 10 games ahead of the Orioles by the middle of July,...
New York Daily News Aug 27, 2015
Joe Torre, Modell's raise funds for prostate cancer research

Joe Torre, Modell's raise funds for prostate cancer research

Modell's Sporting Goods kicked off its month-long initiative to raise funds for prostate cancer research with a star-studded event.

Yankees Player News

  • 5 Mark Teixeira

    Mark Teixeira

    Mark Teixeira not feeling any better

  • 5 Jacoby Ellsbury

    Jacoby Ellsbury

    A bum hip (probably) won't keep Yankees' Jacoby Ellsbury out Friday

  • 4 Masahiro Tanaka

    Masahiro Tanaka

    Yankees' lineup vs. Atlanta Braves: Masahiro Tanaka on the mound

  • 3 Alex Rodriguez

    Alex Rodriguez

    Taking stock: Alex Rodriguez reflects on Yankees' state of affairs

  • 2 Brian McCann

    Brian McCann

    Homecoming: Yankees' Brian McCann returns to Atlanta

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