Category: ‘Injuries’

MLB Hot Stove: Rays Claim Chase Whitley Off Waivers from Yankees
November 20th, 2015 at 2:02 PM
Last year, Chase Whitley seemed like he was going to break out and be a potential factor in the New York Yankees rotation until the league caught up to him and then he got sent back down to the minor leagues. ***PHOTO1*** Whitley was hopeful to make better use of his 2015...

New York Yankees Pitcher CC Sabathia Nearing End of Alcohol Rehab Stint
November 2nd, 2015 at 10:41 AM
On October 5th, New York Yankees lefthander CC Sabathia checked himself into an alcohol rehabilitation center, leaving the team on the eve of their AL Wild Card playoff game vs the Houston Astros. This week, he is scheduled to walk out of rehab and is said to be doing well. ***PHOTO1*** As...

The New York Yankees Need a Full Season Out of 1B Mark Teixeira in 2016
October 21st, 2015 at 3:40 PM
New York Yankees 1B Mark Teixeira was on his way to a huge comeback year in 2015 when his season was cut short in late August with a fractured shin. Teixeira had 31 HR with 79 RBI in just 111 games in 2015, an improvement over his 2014 numbers of...

New York Yankees P Masahiro Tanaka Has Bone Spur Removed from Pitching Elbow
October 20th, 2015 at 3:51 PM
New York Yankees SP Masahiro Tanaka has undergone a procedure to remove a bone spur from his throwing elbow the team announced in a release on Tuesday. ***PHOTO1*** From the New York Yankees: Earlier today, RHP Masahiro Tanaka had arthroscopic surgery to remove a bone spur from his right elbow. The bone spur...

New York Yankees’ CC Sabathia Entering Alcohol Rehab Facility
October 5th, 2015 at 1:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** In a surprising turn of events, New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia is leaving the team to check himself into an alcohol rehab facility and will not be with the Yankees for the upcoming AL Playoffs. Here is Sabathia's statement released on Monday: “Today I am checking myself into an alcohol rehabilitation...