Category: ‘Injuries’

Yankees Shut Down James Kaprielian with Elbow Inflammation; MRI Shows No Ligament Damage
April 26th, 2016 at 8:47 AM
James Kaprielian was off to a tremendous start in the minor leagues for the New York Yankees and was looking like he was going to ne on the fast track to the major leagues, maybe as soon as this or next season. ***PHOTO1*** But then an MRI on Kaprielian's elbow shows some...

Yankees’ Branden Pinder to Undergo Tommy John Surgery, Will Miss Rest of 2016 Season
April 26th, 2016 at 7:41 AM
With Branden Pinder being diagnosed with a partially torn UCL in his right elbow, the New York Yankees right-hander wanted to get a second opinion, so he wanted to seek out world renown orthopedic surgeon Dr. James Andrews. ***PHOTO1*** As expected, Pinder's 2016 season will officially come to an end, as the...

Yankees Unlikely to Promote Aaron Judge If Aaron Hicks Lands on Disabled List: Report
April 25th, 2016 at 11:53 AM
Before his MRI for the tweaked oblique, the New York Yankees were facing at the possibility of having two roster spots open if Alex Rodriguez had to miss time, as the Yankees are already playing a man down this week with Aaron Hicks unavailable to play. ***PHOTO1*** Hicks has shoulder bursitis and...

Yankees’ Branden Pinder to Visit Dr. James Andrews for Second Opinion on Partially Torn UCL
April 25th, 2016 at 9:42 AM
Over the weekend, it was discovered that New York Yankees right-handed reliever Branden Pinder has a partially torn UCL in his right elbow; the injury was discovered after the Yankees placed him on the 15-day disabled list with a right elbow strain. ***PHOTO1*** With this kind of injury, for the most part,...

Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez’s MRI on Oblique Comes Back Negative; Will Travel for Series Vs. Rangers
April 24th, 2016 at 8:01 PM
The New York Yankees got some good news on Sunday night following their 8-1 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium regarding their designated hitter in Alex Rodriguez. ***PHOTO1*** A-Rod, who left before his third at-bat due to tweaking his oblique in between at bats for the team on Sunday,...