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John Paul Morosi just wrote a piece breaking down the Jesus Montero for Michael Pineda trade . Now we are certain the Seattle Mariners are ahead in the deal, at least for 2012.
Pineda's second opinion on his bum shoulder discovered the need for surgery to repair an anterior laberal tear. Ouch. He'll go under the knife on May 1 and is done for the season. It's a tough break for the New York Yankees and for those fantasy baseball owners who drafted Pineda (ADP 104th pick, 11th round).
Here are my top five, widely available fantasy baseball starting pitching replacements:
Ivan Nova (NYY): 3-0 / 3.79 ERA / 1.42 WHIP Derek Lowe (CLE): 3-0 / 3.00 ERA / 1.67 WHIP Bartolo Colon (OAK): 3-0 / 2.62 ERA / 0.93 WHIP Chris Sale (CWS): 2-0 / 3.50 ERA / 1.22 WHIP Kyle Drabek (TOR): 2-0 / 2.00 ERA / 1.28 WHIP If you aren't concerned with ERA and/or WHIP and are just looking to supplement the strikeouts lost, Aaron Harang, Jeff Samardzija, Ryan Dempster (currently on DL) and Johan ...
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<a href="http://NYYUniverse.com/wp-content/plugins/wordpress-feed-statistics/feed-statistics.php?url=aHR0cDovL05ZWVVuaXZlcnNlLmNvbS9waXRjaGluZy1zdGFmZi9taWNoYWVsLXBpbmVkYS1zdWZmZXJzLXNldGJhY2svYXR0YWNobWVudC9uZXcteW9yay15YW5rZWVzLXBob3RvLWRheS8=" rel=\"attachment wp-att-4779\">Jon Heyman of CBS has just announced on Twitter that Yankees starting pitcher...
Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda needs surgery on his right shoulder and will miss the rest of the season, the team announced Wednesday.
Doctors diagnosed the 23-year-old right-hander with a torn labrum and he will undergo surgery Tuesday. He is expected to be out of action for at least a year.
General manager Brian Cashman said Pineda felt a "sharp pain" in his shoulder...
I was in Whole Foods yesterday when Squawker Jon called me to tell me that Michael Pineda had a torn labrum, and would be out for the year. Needless to say, my reaction didn't exactly fit the peace-and-love vibe of the store! And I am still positively irate, over 12 hours later. Best case scenario is that Pineda comes back some time early next summer. Meanwhile, Jesus Montero...
Photo Credit: New York Daily NewsMichael Pineda is done for the year. He tore his labrum during a rehab session on Tuesday and underwent surgery yesterday in order to repair it. The surgery takes 12 months for pitchers to fully recover from, meaning the earliest...
New York Yankees newest toy Michael Pineda was supposed to be slated at the number two or three pitcher in their rotation. However, before the season started he was put on the shelf with shoulder inflammation. He was throwing long toss and was about to make his first start in the minors before it was
Michael Pineda Shoulder Injury: Were the Yankees Hoodwinked? | Bleacher Report.
During the offseason, the New York Yankees were involved in one of the biggest trades of the year when they traded away highly touted catcher/DH Jesus Montero to the Seattle Mariners for pitcher Michael Pineda. Reviews were mixed as to which team won the deal at the time.
The season opened with Pineda on the DL with soreness in his right shoulder as he experienced diminished velocity...
Former Mariner Michael Pineda is done for the season with an anterior labrum tear in his right shoulder. Pineda injured his shoulder just 15 pitches into a rehab start in Tampa on Saturday.
Pineda is scheduled for surgery on Tuesday in Manhattan by New York Mets’ team physician Dr. David Altchek. The recovery time is expected to be a minimum of 12 months if everything goes well...
The worst day of Brian Cashman's professional life -- or at least one that felt like it -- began with a phone call from Dr. Christopher Ahmad, the Yankees' team physician who was awaiting the results of Michael Pineda's dye-contrast MRI.
All morning, the club's hierarchy had been hoping for to avoid a worst-case scenario with their 23-year-old right-hander. Maybe...
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On Wednesday, the Yankees revealed that Michael Pineda had suffered a torn labrum, a devastating turn of events both for the 23-year-old righty and for the team that acquired him from the Mariners for top prospect Jesus Montero back in January. Pineda will miss the entire season and part of 2013, thinning the Yankees' surplus of starting pitching—and underscoring the fact...