Yankees upgrade 40th roster spot, claim Joe Mantiply and designate Branden Pinder

Earlier today the Yankees claimed left-hander Joe Mantiply off waivers from the Tigers, the team announced. Righty Branden Pinder was designated for assignment to clear a 40-man roster spot. Mantiply, 25, is a pure reliever who spent most of the season in the minors. He had a 2.73 ERA (2.15 FIP) in 59.1 innings between Double-A and Triple-A, during which he held left-handed hitters...
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24 days ago

Yanks claim lefty Mantiply, DFA righty Pinder

The Yankees claimed left-hander Joe Mantiply off waivers from the Tigers on Tuesday and designated right-hander Branden Pinder for assignment.
24 days ago

Yankees Claim Joe Mantiply From Tigers, Designate Branden Pinder

The Yankees have claimed left-handed reliever Joe Mantiply off waivers from the Tigers, the teams announced today. In order to clear a spot on the 40-man roster, the Yankees designated right-hander Branden Pinder for assignment, per the club’s announcement. Mantiply, 25, made his Major League debut for the Tigers this past season, though he logged just 2 2/3 innings and surrendered...
Via MLB Trade Rumors
24 days ago

Pinder to see Dr. Andrews for second opinion

Yankees right-handed reliever Branden Pinder, who is currently on the 15-day disabled list with a partial tear of the ulnar collateral ligament in his pitching elbow, will see orthopedic surgeon Dr. James Andrews this week for a second opinion on his injury, the team announced on Sunday.
April 24, 2016

Report: Branden Pinder has torn UCL, Tommy John a possibility

The Yankees’ options for the Scranton Shuttle are dwindling, as the team lost their second young reliever in a month to a torn UCL. Branden Pinder, who was called up last week to replace lefty Tyler Olson, has a torn UCL according to’s Brendan Kuty, and is considering Tommy John surgery. He hasn’t decided whether he will undergo the surgery, but either way he is likely...
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April 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Yanks RHP Pinder has partial elbow tear; Hicks sent for MRI

NEW YORK (AP) Yankees reliever Branden Pinder has a partial ligament tear in his right elbow and must decide whether to have Tommy John surgery. New York manager Joe Girardi confirmed the diagnosis Saturday and said Pinder probably will choose in the next couple of days whether to have ligament-replacement surgery, which would likely sideline him at least a year, or try a rehabilitation...
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April 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Yankees put Pinder on DL, recall Goody

The Yankees placed right-hander Branden Pinder on the 15-day disabled list on Friday with a right elbow strain, recalling right-hander Nick Goody from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
April 22, 2016

Yankees place Brandon Pinder on DL, call up Nick Goody

The New York Yankees have placed right-handed pitcher Brandon Pinder on the 15-day disabled list with an elbow strain while recalling Nick Goody from Triple-A Scranton to take his place. ROSTER MOVES: The #Yankees placed RHP Branden Pinder on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to 4/21) with a right elbow strain … (1/2) — Yankees PR Dept. (@YankeesPR) April 22, 2016 ROSTER...
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April 22, 2016

Yankees placed Branden Pinder on 15-day DL with elbow strain, call up Nick Goody

The Yankees have placed right-hander Branden Pinder on the 15-day DL with a right elbow strain, the team announced. The move is retroactive to yesterday. Fellow righty Nick Goody was called up from Triple-A Scranton to fill the roster spot. Pinder, 27, was the team’s main shuttle reliever last season and he figured to fill the same role this year. He’s appeared in one game with...
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April 22, 2016

Yankees recall Branden Pinder from Triple-A, option Tyler Olson

The Scranton shuttle has begun in earnest, as the Yankees demoted left handed reliever Tyler Olson to Triple-A and replaced him with right-hander Branden Pinder. Olson kept his 25 man spot for all of one evening, allowing two walks, three hits, and three earned runs in two innings against the Mariners Friday night. Olson was called up before Friday’s game to replace Luis Cessa...
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April 16, 2016  |  Discuss

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