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Brendan Ryan Hits The Ball Twice On One Swing, Singles On The Play

This isn’t what we would call a teaching moment. Today, Brendan Ryan singled on a ground ball through the left side of the infield. While it appeared to be a typical single at first, when looking at the instant replay, it’s pretty obvious that Ryan managed to make contact with the ball twice on just one swing of the bat. Your browser does not support iframes. The New York Yankees...
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August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Yankees' Brendan Ryan hits ball twice in one swing

NY Yankee Brendan Ryan reaches base after recording a single on a ball he hit twice in the 3rd inning. Your browser does not support iframes.Wondering about rules? A batter is out if.....Rule 6.05 (h) After hitting or bunting a fair ball, his bat hits the ball a second time in fair territory. The ball is dead and no runners may advance. If the batter-runner drops his bat and the...
Via Bob's Blitz
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Yankees' Brendan Ryan hits ball twice in one swing (VIDEO)

NY Yankees second baseman Brendan Ryan hit the ball twice Thursday afternoon, which normally wouldn't be headline news.Except that Ryan did it in one swing of the bat.With one out in the second inning and Ichiro Suzuki on first base, Tigers pitcher Rick Porcello jammed Ryan with a 1-2 fastball inside.The ball first struck the handle of Ryan's bat, then made contact with the...
Via The Other Paper
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Brendan Ryan Will Likely Start the Season on the DL

Well, this is a tiny bit ironic: Brendan Ryan, the man who is considered to be ready to save the day when any of the injury-prone infielders goes down, looks like he’ll be starting the season on the disabled list. Whoops. Ryan has been out with a pinched nerve, and hasn’t played this spring in two and half weeks. The injury doesn’t appear to be too serious, just...
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Brendan Ryan Embraces it All

Brendan Ryan knows that he’ll hear a smattering of boos this year, from away crowds, and from drunken fans, who just want to see Derek Jeter one last time. He also knows that he has the opportunity of a lifetime: to backup the greatest ever at his position. It’s not lost on the shortstop, who figures to see plenty of late-game action as Jeter’s defensive replacement. ...
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Yanks Lucky as Brendan Ryan Narrowly Avoids Injury

The biggest spring training fear almost came true on Tuesday in Tampa. Infielder Brendan Ryan took a line drive off of his hand, and it didn’t look good from the start. According to Bryan Hoch of, Ryan was in the act of fielding a slow roller when a line drive came shooting out of the batter’s cage, and caught Ryan square on his left hand, knocking his glove off...
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Brendan Ryan Embracing the Opportunity of Backing Up Jeter

Brendan Ryan is in a pretty awesome situation. He gets to back up the greatest shortstop in the history of baseball, while playing for the greatest team in the history of baseball, and through the course of it all, he gets a chance to learn, develop, and prove his worth to manager Joe Girardi. After all, the team will be looking for a new shortstop come 2015. And Ryan? He...
February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Yankees, Brendan Ryan reach deal

(AP/Steven Senne) The Yankees and shortstop Brendan Ryan have reached an agreement for a new contract, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. The parameters of the deal are not yet known. Ryan, 31, hit .220 with a homer and an RBI  for New York  in 17 games after coming over from Seattle in a September waiver deal. He hit .197 overall, and is a .237 career hitter over parts of...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
November 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Yankees acquire shortstop Brendan Ryan

(Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images) Following the game, the Yankees acquired shortstop Brendan Ryan from the Seattle Mariners for a player to be named later.   The Yankees have just acquired INF Brendan Ryan from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for a player to be named later. — Mark Feinsand (@FeinsandNYDN) September 11, 2013   While Brendan Ryan is not known for any offensive contribution...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
September 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Mariners Brendan Ryan got engaged in Tokyo

Brendan Ryan the 30 year old all world short stop for the Seattle Mariners this week proposed to his long-time girlfriend on Tuesday. The event took place on the Sky Deck on the 90th floor of Mori Tower in downtown Tokyo. PER Ryan told his girlfriend, Sharyn, they were going on a tour and needed to be dressed nicely. Quote: "I had this planned for...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
March 29, 2012  |  Discuss
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