Category: ‘Injuries’

James Kaprielian to undergo Tommy John surgery
April 13th, 2017 at 12:07 PM
***PHOTO1*** Montgomery showed the Yankees just about everything they wanted to see in MLB debut (Presswire) The 2017 season will be another lost year for the Yankees' top pitching prospect. Right-hander James Kaprielian will indeed undergo Tommy John surgery, the Yankees announced this morning. Dr. Neal ElAttrache will perform...

Quick Postgame Notes: Sanchez, Montgomery, Shreve
April 10th, 2017 at 4:27 PM
***PHOTO1*** (Presswire) The Yankees announced some news following this afternoon's win over the Rays. A quick recap: Sanchez out four weeks. Gary Sanchez will miss four weeks with a Grade I strain of his brachialis muscle. That's the muscle behind the biceps. Girardi clarified that the Yankees expect Sanchez to be...

Update: Gary Sanchez leaves game with right biceps strain
April 8th, 2017 at 6:38 PM
Game Five: Take Two for Masahiro Tanaka 6:02pm: The Yankees say Sanchez has a right biceps strain. Phew. I was worried it his shoulder. They're not out of the woods yet, but a biceps strain is far more preferable to a shoulder (or elbow) issue. 5:40pm: Gary Sanchez...

James Kaprielian heading for MRI on pitching elbow
April 6th, 2017 at 12:01 PM
***PHOTO1*** The bullpen has been lights out, and a thin rotation means the Yankees need it to continue (Presswire) Once again, James Kaprielian's elbow is acting up. The Yankees placed their top pitching prospect on the minor league disabled list with elbow pain earlier today, the team announced. He's...

Could Didi Gregorius’ injury be Rob Refsnyder’s opportunity?
March 23rd, 2017 at 4:17 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Middle Relief Duo [2017 Season Preview] (Getty Images) Didi Gregorius' injury is unfortunate in every way, even if he may only miss a month of the season. The Yankees don't have a ready-made replacement and, much more importantly, a key cog of their future has to deal...