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Yankees option Austin Romine, recall Shane Greene

In a move to shore up a depleted bullpen, the Yankees have optioned Austin Romine to AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and recalled pitcher Shane Green. With David Robertson on the DL and Vidal Nuno pitching 3 1/3 innings yesterday, the move was very much needed. According to Mike Wallace of ESPN New York, Joe Girardi stated that Nuno wouldn't be available to pitch again until...
April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Yankees' Austin Romine diagnosed with concussion

When New York Yankees catcher Austin Romine was forced to exit a game earlier this week after taking a foul ball off his mask, there was suspicion that he had suffered a concussion. That was officially diagnosed, and manager Joe Girardi told reporters -- including Bryan Hoch of -- that Romine will be shut down for a few days before being re-evaluated. "He's...
Via MLB Injury News
September 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Yankees believe Austin Romine dealing with concussion

The New York Yankees fear reserve catcher Austin Romine suffered a concussion during last night's contest against the Baltimore Orioles. Romine initially passed the concussion tests the team administered, but he was ultimately lifted from the game after feeling nauseous behind the plate, according to Bryan Hoch of Romine entered the game in the seventh to replace...
Via MLB Injury News
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Red hot Romine

For most of the season, Austin Romine has struggled at the plate. Known more for his defense, his offensive skills were viewed as incomplete. After all, he only played in 31 minor league games last season due to back injuries. Now it seems as if Romine is finally putting it all together at the plate. Coming into today’s game against the White Sox, Romine is hitting .375 (18-for...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
September 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Have We Seen The Last Of Austin Romine?

I'm just asking.But since his hitless debacle of a catching debut, with a suddenly lost Andy Pettitte, Romine has been squirreled away and forgotten.So instead of gaining experience at AAA, he rusts and thinks too much.We could always sign some veteran slug to play back-up.Rumor has it that he was spotted in Van Cortland Park yesterday, playing catcher for the British side.

An Injured Battery Recap & A Romine Scouting Report

I held out hope until the last minute that Francisco Cervelli's hand injury was only a minor one.I had already seen the tweets announcing that Triple A Scranton catcher Austin Romine had been removed from his game shortly after Cervelli went down, but I kept telling myself that it was only as a precaution until Cervelli's bruise had been confirmed.  Of course, it wasn'...
Via Lady At The Bat
April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Romine Ready To Show Yanks What He Can Do

From Chad Jennings:Austin Romine is well aware that last season’s back injury cost him valuable playing time, and he knows the Yankees have said he’s likely to open this season back in the minors. Way he sees it, that means this spring is just like last spring. “Every year I’m coming in, and I’m trying to be on the team,” he said. “I’m not changing my mindset....
Via Sliding Into Home
February 12, 2013  |  Discuss

The make or break Yankee of 2013: Austin Romine

From the moment we laid our cards face-down and let Russell Martin walk off to Pittsburgh - confirming our heir owners as taxpayer-robbing cheapskates - 2013 became the Year of Austin Romine. For better or for worse.Of course, we still heard the front office infield chatter, squeaking like a vast field of meerkats which claimed Francisco Cervelli and Chris Stewart would handle the...
February 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Today, the central defining brass cog of the Yankiverse, around which all planetary matter spins, is known to physicists of Yankeeology by the name of Austin Romine

OK, I know what you're thinking: Dukie,  did you know you have a tendency to overstate your crapola headlines? Because what's up there looks like drunken Lindsay Lohan dialogue from the "Liz and Dick" chick flick. Are you mixing Adderall and alcohol again? We know of Austin Texas. Who is Austin Romine?OK, to answer your questions: The headlines are truth, which...
November 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Romine Cleared to Resume Baseball Activities

<a href="" rel=\"attachment wp-att-7090\">Austin Romine could earn himself a chance to become the Yankees catcher in 2013 if he...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
June 01, 2012  |  Discuss
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