Game 77: Kuroda Turns A Gem

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Chicago White Sox 0 — New York Yankees 4   After being hit around for 14 runs, Hiroki Kuroda turned the momentum around in today’s 4-0 win over the Chicago White Sox.   In 7 innings of work, Kuroda gave the bullpen a much-needed rest as he allowed no runs on 3 hits, 1 walk, […]

Minors Wrap-Up: Tracy Torched in Tampa

Matt Tracy got torched for seven runs on Friday.

  AAA: Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Russell Branyan and Jack Cust drove in three runs a piece as Scranton/Wilkes-Barre beat Gwinnett 11-4 on Friday night. Each contributed a home run, Cust’s team-leading 18th blast, while Branyan hit his 9th of the season. Everyone in the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre line-up got a hit except for the team’s 9th hitter, Ramiro Pena. […]

Yankees Game 77 Lineup: 06/30/12

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The Yankees will send right-hander, Hiroki Kuroda to the mound today in game three of a four-game set against the White Sox. In his last outing vs. the Indians, Kuroda went seven innings, allowing one run while striking out seven for the win. Nick Swisher is today’s DH. *** D.J. Mitchell has been called up from […]

Game 76: Yankees Blown Out

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Chicago White Sox 14 — New York Yankees 7   A Yankees debut is ruined in tonight’s 14-7 blowout loss to the Chicago White Sox.   Adam Warren made his Yankees debut in place of the injured CC Sabathia. Warren would last just 2.1 innings after giving up 6 runs on 8 hits including 2 […]

Yankees Claim Chris Schwinden, Designate Danny Farquhar

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The New York Yankees claimed right-hander Chris Schwinden off of waivers from the Cleveland Indians, reports Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News. He will report to Triple-A Scranton. Schwinden has a 4.16 ERA with 6.4 K/9 and 3.2 BB/9 in 13 starts for three Triple-A teams this year. He also appeared in three […]

Yankees Game 76 Lineup: 06/29/12

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Making his Major League debut for the Yankees tonight is right-hander, Adam Warren. The 24-year-old held a 3.86 ERA in the Minor Leagues this season, with 59 strikeouts over 86 1/3 innings. Left-hander Jose Quintana (2-1, 1.25 ERA) is on the mound for the White Sox. New York Yankees (46-29) Derek Jeter SS Curtis Granderson […]

Game 75: Bullpen Blows It

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Chicago White Sox 4 — New York Yankees 3   The usually reliable bullpen falters in the 9th in tonight’s 4-3 loss to the Chicago White Sox.   Ivan Nova pitched a strong 7.1 innings of one-run baseball in tonight’s game. The lone run was a solo home run to the short porch in right […]

Yankees Game 75 Lineup: 06/28/12

Ivan Nova

Ivan Nova is on the hill for the Yankees tonight in game one of a four-game set against the Chicago White Sox. In his last outing vs. the Mets, Nova lasted only 5 2/3 innings, allowing three runs (two earned) on five hits while striking out seven. Martin sits; Stewart behind the plate. Right-hander Dylan […]

Pitching Matchups: White Sox vs. Yankees

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Tonight RHP Ivan Nova (9-2, 4.25 ERA) vs. RHP Dylan Axelrod (0-1, 5.54 ERA) 7:05 p.m., YES Network Friday RHP Adam Warren (Major League Debut) vs. LHP Jose Quintana (2-1, 1.25 ERA) 7:05 p.m., YES Network and MLB Network Saturday RHP Hiroki Kuroda (7-7, 3.40 ERA) vs. RHP Jake Peavy (6-4, 2.84 ERA) 1:05 p.m., […]

Juan Cedeno is Lone Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees All-Star

Juan Cedeno was named as Scranton/Wilkes-Barre's lone All-Star

Left-handed reliever Juan Cedeno must have felt on top of the world Wednesday night. An independent league pitcher with an ERA above six as recently as last season, the 28-year old Cedeno was named as Scranton/Wilkes-Barre’s lone representative to the International League All-Star team. Cedeno has been a pleasant surprise in 29 games this season, […]

Minors Wrap-Up: Adams’ Two Home Runs Lead Thunder to Victory

David Adams hit two home runs to lead Trenton to a 9-4 win (Photo Credit: Trenton Thunder Official Site)

  AAA: Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees Ramon Ortiz tossed another gem for Scranton/Wilkes-Barre tonight with six innings of shutout ball as the Yankees defeated Gwinnett 3-2. Ortiz allowed six hits and struck out two, but did not factor into the decision. That honor went to Manny Delcarmen, who took the win after cleaning up Juan Cedeno’s seventh […]

Game 74: Losses In A Win

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Cleveland Indians 4 — New York Yankees 5 With the bad news of CC Sabathia’s injury, Andy Pettitte exits today’s 5-4 win over the Cleveland Indians. Andy Pettitte started today’s game and only went 4 innings. In those 4 innings, Pettitte looked dominant as he struck out 7 with 2 runs, 1 earned, on 3 […]

Confirmed: Dellin Betances Demoted to Trenton

Less than a year ago, Dellin Betances was in the Major Leagues. Now, he's bombed out of the International League and has been demoted to Trenton.

I didn’t even have time to write the article regarding a Twitter post I made an hour ago regarding Dellin Betances. Josh Norris of the Trentonian had broke a rumor that Betances, one of the Yankees top pitching prospects, would be demoted to Double-A Trenton in the near future. In fact, Norris reported that as […]

Adam Warren to Make Major League Debut Friday

Adam Warren will make his Major League debut on Friday (Photo Credit: Scranton Times-Tribune)

Joe Girardi revealed that the Yankees will promote Adam Warren to fill C.C. Sabathia’s rotation slot and make his Major League Debut on Friday against the Chicago White Sox. Warren has a 5-5 record with a 3.86 ERA this season for the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees. He has also led the Yankees’ AAA affiliate in innings In […]

Update: Pettitte Breaks Ankle

Andy Pettitte left Wednesday's game with a leg injury.

Andy Pettitte left Wednesday’s game in the 5th inning after taking a line drive off the bat of Casey Kotchman to the left ankle. Pettitte went down instantly, though managed to convince Joe Girardi and the training staff to let him remain in the game. After a few warm-up pitches, Pettitte threw just one pitch […]

Minors Wrap-Up: Mitchell Shines as Scranton Wins

D.J. Mitchell turned in another fine start for Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

  AAA: Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees Scranton/Wilkes-Barre pulled off a 3-1 victory last night because of a strong pitching performance by D.J. Mitchell, who threw seven innings of one-run baseball. Mitchell allowed just five hits on the day while striking out six. Despite this, he didn’t factor into the decision, as the Yankees would break a 1-1 […]

Sabathia Placed On 15-Day Disabled List

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The Yankees are placing C.C. Sabathia on the 15-day disabled list with a grade 1 strain of the adductor muscle near his left leg. Sabathia injured his groin in the fourth inning against the Mets on Sunday night and he continued to feel discomfort during a bullpen yesterday at Yankee Stadium. “Dr. Ahmad said if […]

Yankees Game 74 Lineup: 06/27/12

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The Yankees look to sweep the Tribe this afternoon as they send Andy Pettitte to the mound. Pettitte has gone at least six innings in each of his eight starts, and he hasn’t walked more than three in any start. Jeter sits; Martin back behind plate. Right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez (7-5, 4.59 ERA) is on the […]

Game 73: Hughes Solid Through 8

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Cleveland Indians 4 — New York Yankees 6   Phil Hughes threw 8 scoreless en route to a 6-4 win over the Cleveland Indians.   Phil Hughes spread 6 hits over 8 scoreless innings for another start without a home run. Through his 8 scoreless innings, he hardly faced any difficult spots. The most difficult […]

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Jeter hits number 3,000 against David Price last year.

Derek Jeter has done just about everything there is to do in professional Baseball. Win the World Series (five times), win World Series MVP (2000), win Gold Gloves (five-time winner), make the all-star team (soon to be 13 times). He’s even collected 3,000 career hits, joining an elite club. When it is all said and […]