Tagged: ‘Baseball’

New York Yankees Release Slade Heathcott to Make 40-Man Roster Spot for Richard Bleier
May 26th, 2016 at 8:54 PM
On Thursday, the New York Yankees recalled left-handed pitcher Richard Bleier from Class-AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, but they also had to add him to the 40-man roster before he could be recalled. ***PHOTO1*** In order for him to be added, someone had to be taken off, so on Thursday, the Yankees announced that they...

Mark Teixeira to Miss Three Games with Neck Spasms; Targeting Sunday Return for Yankees Vs. Rays
May 26th, 2016 at 8:27 PM
The good news for the New York Yankees is that they don't have to put Mark Teixeira on the 15-day disabled list with a neck injury. ***PHOTO1*** Teixeira, who received a cortisone shot in the neck, will miss at least the next three games, which included Thursday afternoon's 3-1 loss to the...

Yankees Waste Solid Start by CC Sabathia in 3-1 Loss to Blue Jays; Alex Rodriguez 0-for-4 in Return
May 26th, 2016 at 7:22 PM
On Thursday afternoon, it was the anticipated return of Alex Rodriguez to the lineup for the New York Yankees, as he was coming back from a strained hamstring injury and playing for the first time against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium since he injured it back on May...

Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Activated from DL, Rob Refsnyder Optioned, Chasen Shreve Placed on DL
May 26th, 2016 at 4:19 PM
Just before the New York Yankees took on the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday afternoon in their series finale at Yankee Stadium, the team made a couple of moves. ***PHOTO1*** Alex Rodriguez was activated from the 15-day disabled list, which he was on with a strained hamstring injury and an injury he...

Wade Boggs Wears Yankees World Series Ring During Ceremony Honoring 1986 Red Sox Team
May 26th, 2016 at 12:12 PM
Earlier in the week, the Boston Red Sox honored the 1986 Boston Red Sox team that won the American League Championship and infamously lost the World Series to the New York Mets as many recall the Bill Buckner botched ground ball play at first base. ***PHOTO1*** Now that it's been 30 years...