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Yankees Injury Update: Masahiro Tanaka, Brian McCann

New York Yankees star rookie Masahiro Tanaka will advance his rehab Saturday by throwing a full-speed, 25-pitch bullpen session at Tropicana Field says's Bryan Hoch. In addition, catcher Brian McCann expects to return from his concussion to the lineup in Sunday's series finale with the Tampa Bay Rays. Masahiro Tanaka#451434066 / gettyimages.comIn his Saturday morning...
Via Sports Injury Alert
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian McCann leaves game with concussion

#453358638 /   Yankees catcher Brian McCann was forced out of the team’s 10-6 win over the Indians on Friday after suffering a concussion. The team insists that the concussion is mild, but head injury protocol must still be followed. Yankees manager Joe Girardi said he doesn’t know if McCann will end up on the seven-day concussion list. Protocol states that...
Via New York Sports-Kings
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian McCann Headed to 7 Day DL With Concussion

#453326550 / On Friday night, Brian McCann suffered a concussion against the Cleveland Indians and was forced to leave the game.  It was announced today that McCann would be headed to the 7 day disabled list. McCann is hitting .238 this season with 13 home runs and 49 RBIs and has contributed to a Yankees team that is now just a half game behind the Royals for the...
Via TopSportsReport
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Notes on Tex, McCann, and Pineda

Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images Yankees still dealing with injuries, but they seem to pile up at the worst possible times. Mark Teixeira is still only at 50% according to Meredith Marakovits. The stitches in his pinky are not the issue, it’s a sore joint in that finger. He is having a hard time gripping the bat, but is taking some light swings in the cage today with Kevin Long according...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian McCann to see neurologist, Matt Harvey throws off mound

Brian McCann will visit a neurologist to determine the severity of a concussion. The catcher left Friday’s game against Cleveland with symptoms. It is unclear when he first experienced the concussion but he did take a foul ball off the mask in the third inning of Friday’s game before leaving in the sixth. Should McCann go to the disabled list the Yankees are expected to recall...
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees Injury Update: Brian McCann exits with concussion

Yankees catcher Brian McCann was removed from Friday’s 10-6 win over the Indians with a concussion, according to Bryan Hoch of / gettyimages.comMcCann was hit with a foul tip off the bat of infielder Mike Aviles in the third inning, but stayed in the game after trainer Steve Donohue and manager Joe Girardi examined him. Francisco Cervelli pinch-hit for McCann...
Via MLB Injury News
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Foul ball off McCann’s mask could land catcher on DL

Brian McCann left Friday’s 10-6 win over the Indians with a mild concussion and there’s a chance the Yankees catcher could land on the 7-day concussion disabled list. He took a foul tip off his mask in the top of the third with Mike Aviles at the plate. Trainer Steve Donohue checked McCann out on the field, but he wasn’t removed until three innings later and is day-to-day...
Via Pro Sports Daily
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian McCann tops buy-low options for the 2nd half

There are few things in Fantasy Baseball more difficult and more rewarding than sending the perfect trade proposal. You never want to lowball an opposing owner and abruptly end the trade discussion, however; you also don’t want to include that unnecessary extra piece when they would’ve accepted a lesser offer. Here are some players that are due for a bout of good luck after...
Via Fantasy Sports Locker Room
July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Though Horrible, Yankees Brian McCann Taking Steps To Change

They say the first step toward getting rid of a problem is to admit that you have one. Brian McCann has a problem, and last night he admitted it.After signing his big free agent deal in the off-season, McCann was expected to provide much-needed lefty power to the Yankees lineup, especially toward Yankee Stadium's short porch in right field. So far, however, that hasn't quite...
Via Lady At The Bat
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Brian McCann's fingers crushed by pitch

Unfortunately for Brian McCann a deflected pitch targeted his throwing hand, nailing his fingers in the process.
Via Gamedayr
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss
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