11:02 AM EST, Fri February 28, 2020
Pinstripe Alley 1 hour ago
The Yankees who could benefit the most from Giancarlo Stanton’s injury

The Yankees who could benefit the most from Giancarlo Stanton’s injury

Photo by Julio Aguilar/ The injury to Stanton hurts the Yankees, but it also does give an opportunity for others to step up. It seems as though the injury bug has followed the Yankees into the new season. James Paxton, Luis Severino, and Aaron Hicks will all start the season on the injured list. Aaron Judge has been dealing with a shoulder issue that has kept him out of in-game action, and after playing 18 games for the Bombers in 2019, Giancarlo Stanton will likely start the new season on the shelf as well after he injured his calf while participating in defensive drills. That is...
Pinstripe Alley 3 hours ago
Yankees mailbag: Luis Severino, injuries, MLB Draft, more

Yankees mailbag: Luis Severino, injuries, MLB Draft, more

Butch Dill-USA TODAY Sports The answers to this week’s mailbag are here! Morning, everyone, happy Friday! We have a solid mailbag this week, with four questions. Of course injuries took up most of the space, but there’s some interesting stuff in here on the MLB Draft. As always, send in questions through our weekly mailbag call or by e-mail to pinstripealleyblog [at] gmail [dot] com. Thanks! Kyle Ren asks: How do you think the Yankees will handle the Luis Severino issue? Do they go in-house or look around the league? With James Paxton coming back in May, could they just plug in a...
Pinstripe Alley 5 hours ago
Friday’s open thread

Friday’s open thread

Jonathan Dyer-USA TODAY Sports Here’s your open thread for Friday Open Thread The stretch of televised Yankees games pauses briefly today, as the Bombers head to North Port to take on a split-squad Braves. The 1:05 PM game will only have a radio broadcast. I guess that’s better than nothing. We’ll convert this into a game thread later, but feel free to use this as an open thread as well. Fun Questions Do you think that J.A. Happ is capable of a bounce-back year? What did you accomplish this week?
Pinstripe Alley 11 hours ago
NYY news: Possible pitching help

NYY news: Possible pitching help

Photo by Jennifer Stewart/ Pitchers that could be trade options for the Yankees; J.A. Happ hurled three frames while allowing just one run; Hal Steinbrenner finds a silver lining after Giancarlo Stanton’s injury; James Paxton ahead of schedule MLB.com | Richard Justice: In the wake of the Luis Severino season-ending injury and the fact that James Paxton is getting a late start to the season, it remains a possibility that the Yankees trade for a starter before the real action begins. Richard Justice of MLB.com mulled a few names that could be in play as the Bombers look to increase...
Newsday 14 hours ago

Mike King, Clarke Schmidt, Jonathan Loaisiga: Three young Yankees pitchers with a great opportunity

With Luis Severino out for the season and James Paxton sidelined for now, the Yankees have two open rotation spots.