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New York Yankees’ Masahiro Tanaka to Throw 2nd Simulated Game on Thursday in Detroit
August 23rd, 2014 at 4:29 PM
UPDATE: After throwing a successful 35-pitch simulated game on Saturday, the Yankees have announced that Masahiro Tanaka will throw a second simulated game on Thursdat when the team is in Detroit for their series against the Tigers. ***PHOTO2*** Tanaka's return to the Yankees in September continues to look more likely with each passing...

Carlos Beltran Returns to New York Yankees Lineup Vs. White Sox; Will DH, Bat 5th
August 23rd, 2014 at 11:26 AM
After a couple of days resting his cranky elbow, Carlos Beltran won't need to go on the disabled list after all and will return to the New York Yankees lineup on Saturday when they play the Chicago White Sox. ***PHOTO1*** Beltran was a late scratch in Thursday's game due to discomfort in...

David Phelps Will Go to New York Yankees Bullpen After Return from DL
August 21st, 2014 at 2:21 PM
The New York Yankees will send David Phelps to the bullpen once he returns from his 15-day DL stint. ***PHOTO1*** Manager Joe Girardi told Brendan Kuty of NJ.com that the plan is for Phelps to go to the bullpen once he's officially back, which will help Phelps return to the mound sooner...

New York Yankees’ Masahiro Tanaka to Face Live Hitters on Saturday in Batting Practice
August 21st, 2014 at 12:00 PM
The growing feeling that Masahiro Tanaka could actually return to the New York Yankees and pitch again in the 2014 season is starting to get bigger with each step that the 25-year-old takes. ***PHOTO1*** Tanaka will take his next step towards making such a return on Saturday when he will face live...

New York Yankees’ Carlos Beltran to Have Cortisone Shot in Elbow; Out at Least Until Friday
August 21st, 2014 at 12:48 AM
Carlos Beltran was originally supposed to be a part of the New York Yankees lineup on Wednesday night against his old team, the Houston Astros, but he was a late scratch due to feeling pain in his elbow late Tuesday night and early Wednesday morning. ***PHOTO1*** Beltran received a cortisone shot in...

New York Yankees’ Carlos Beltran Out on Wednesday Vs. Astros; Will See Doctor About Elbow
August 20th, 2014 at 4:32 PM
Carlos Beltran missed three weeks earlier in the season for the New York Yankees due to having elbow pain and bone spurs in the elbow; an injury that almost lead to surgery. ***PHOTO1*** Beltran was able to avoid surgery and returned for the Yankees in early June, but the pain in his...

New York Yankees Mark Teixeira Ties Joe DiMaggio on All-Time HR List
August 17th, 2014 at 9:11 PM
Mark Teixeira hit his 361st career home run on Sunday at Tropicana Field in Tampa. The homer ties Teixeira with Yankees Legend Joe DiMaggio for 80th on the All-Time home run list. ***VIDEO1*** Teixeira hit a solo-shot off of Tampa pitcher Joel Peralta in the eighth inning of Sunday's 4-2 win over...

Masahiro Tanaka Continues Rehab; Plays Long Toss on Sunday and Feels Good
August 17th, 2014 at 7:24 PM
One day after throwing 25 fastballs off a bullpen mound, Masahiro Tanaka reported no issues. Tanaka was right back at it as he played catch at Tropicana Field, before Sunday's New York Yankees and Tampa Rays game. ***VIDEO1*** Tanaka felt no pain in his injured elbow as he works his way back...

Masahiro Tanaka Plans to Return in 2014 Despite New York Yankees Playoff Chances
August 16th, 2014 at 5:24 PM
Masahiro Tanaka took the next step in his rehab after throwing a 25-pitch bullpen session on Saturday, and the New York Yankees ace says he plans on returning no matter how out of it the Yanks are in September. ***PHOTO1*** Tanaka's session was the first time he's thrown off a mound since...

New York Yankees Injury Updates: Masahiro Tanaka, Brian McCann, Carlos Beltran
August 16th, 2014 at 1:50 PM
Here are some of the latest updates on injured New York Yankees such as Masahiro Tanaka, Carlos Beltran and Brian McCann. ***PHOTO1*** Masahiro Tanaka's Saturday Bullpen Session Tanaka threw from a mound for the first time since his elbow injury and reports everything is fine. The next step will be throwing breaking pitches,...

New York Yankees Rumors: Andrew Bailey Won’t Contribute in 2014 Season
August 16th, 2014 at 10:53 AM
UPDATE: Saturday, August 16 at 5:05 p.m. ET Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News is reporting that Bailey will certainly not pitch this year as manager Joe Girardi told the media Bailey has suffered setbacks in his rehab, although he didn't go into specifics: Andrew Bailey has “had some setbacks”...

New York Yankees’ Masahiro Tanaka to Throw Off Mound on Saturday
August 15th, 2014 at 5:54 PM
The next step in Masahiro Tanaka's bid to return to the New York Yankees will happen on Saturday. ***PHOTO1*** After throwing off flat ground multiple times during the week, Tanaka is now ready to toss a 25-pitch session from the bump, per Meredith Marakovits of the YES Network: Masahiro Tanaka (through translator) said...

Hal Steinbrenner on New York Yankees Offense: ‘It’s Been a Problem and It Needs to Change’
August 14th, 2014 at 3:35 PM
New York Yankees, managing general partner, Hal Steinbrenner met with reporters last night in Baltimore. Steinbrenner was in town for the quarterly Owners Meeting held at the Hyatt Regency Baltimore. Steinbrenner addressed the Yankees current season and acknowledged that injuries have effected the team, but overall he feels the teams...

New York Yankees’ Brian McCann Likely to Be Activated from 7-Day DL on Saturday Vs. Rays
August 14th, 2014 at 12:31 PM
Last weekend, the New York Yankees placed Brian McCann on the seven-day disabled list designated for concussions after the starting catcher took a foul ball straight to the facemask in the third inning of their game against the Cleveland Indians. ***PHOTO1*** With the seven days coming up on Saturday, McCann is feeling...

Masahiro Tanaka Feels No Pain in Elbow; Return to New York Yankees on Track
August 13th, 2014 at 4:14 PM
In what is the best news since Masahiro Tanaka discovered he had a slightly torn UCL, the New York Yankees ace is now reporting there is no more pain in his elbow. Masahiro Tanaka throwing to Larry Rothschild in the #Orioles outfield #Yankees pic.twitter.com/EvBsCgcQmM — Brendan Kuty (@BrendanKutyNJ) August 13, 2014 Wallace Matthews...

Baltimore Orioles’ Manny Machado Injures Knee in 3rd Inning Vs. New York Yankees (Video)
August 11th, 2014 at 10:08 PM
Manny Machado has already had to undergo reconstructive knee surgery on his left knee, which forced him out for the remainder of the 2013 regular season. ***VIDEO1*** After Monday night, Baltimore Orioles fans everywhere were holding their collective breaths, as when Machado went to swing at a pitch from New York Yankees...

New York Yankees’ Carlos Beltran Almost Ready to Make Return to Outfield
August 11th, 2014 at 7:10 PM
New York Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran is almost ready to return to the defensive side of the ball after not playing in the field since going on the disabled list back in May with bone spurs in his elbow. ***VIDEO1*** Yankees manager Joe Girardi said Beltran would be an option very soon,...

Michael Pineda to Be Activated from 60-Day DL, Will Start for New York Yankees on Wednesday Vs. Baltimore Orioles
August 11th, 2014 at 2:52 PM
The last time the New York Yankees saw Michael Pineda, he was being ejected in the second inning of their game on April 23 against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park for using pine tar; an incident he received a 10-game suspension for. ***VIDEO1*** During his suspension, Pineda hurt a muscle...

Mark Teixeira Returns to New York Yankees Lineup on Sunday Vs. Cleveland Indians; Will Bat 4th, Play First Base
August 10th, 2014 at 12:22 PM
Mark Teixeira has been held out of the New York Yankees lineup since Wednesdat night after sliding into home plate against the Detroit Tigers and having his left pinky catch the cleat of the catcher, which forced three stitches on the finger. ***VIDEO1*** After missing Thursday, Friday and Saturday's games to rest...

New York Yankees Prospect Luis Severino Placed on 7-Day Disabled List
August 9th, 2014 at 3:29 PM
New York Yankees prospect Luis Severino has been placed on the seven-day disabled list with an oblique injury for his team in Double-A, the Trenton Thunder, on Saturday. ***VIDEO1*** Baseball America's Josh Norris broke the news: Luis Severino lands on Trenton DL. — Josh Norris (@jnorris427) August 9, 2014 Anthony McCarron of the New York...