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Joe Maddon, Chase Headley exchange words on 'grazed' issue

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Joe Maddon's choice to use "grazed" in his postgame remarks Tuesday when referring to Tampa Bay Rays reliever Jake McGee hitting New York Yankees infielder Chase Headley on the chin last Thursday apparently touched a nerve. Maddon, the Rays' manager, brought up Headley in the aftermath of Tampa Bay reliever Steve Geltz clipping New York shortstop...
Via Fox Sports Florida
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Yankees Injury Update: Carlos Beltran, Chase Headley, Francisco Cervelli

The Yankees' playoff hopes took a sharp dive when they were swept by the Baltimore Orioles in Friday's doubleheader, leaving the New Yorkers five games back in the Wild Card race with only 16 games remaining and six other teams in the mix. They are again without three key players, whose status is updated below.Carlos Beltran took swings on Saturday and noted "some...
Via Sports Injury Alert
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Chase Headley cleared to play after being hit in the face by a pitch

The Yankees suffered a scare last night when Chase Headley was hit in the mouth by a Jake McGee pitch, but he’s been cleared to play and has rejoined the Yankees, according to Brendan Kuty of Concussion tests came back negative, so the only hurdle left is to see how he’ll respond to physical activity.
Via Pro Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Mr. Steinbrenner, end the walk-off stadium killjoy interview!

In the last week, the Yankees have enjoyed two walk-off home runs, thrusting Yankee Stadium into explosions of joy.Then, just as the crowd was readying to sing "New York, New York," as Chase Headley or Chris Young prepared for their Gatorade baths, here came Meredith Marakovitz, to do an interview that was ridiculously broadcast live across the entire stadium.It's...

Yankees Injury Update: Chase Headley, Derek Jeter

Two New York Yankees were hurt by pitches that struck them on Thursday night, but thankfully it seems that neither was as serious as it could have been.'s Jake Kring-Schriefels reports that Chase Headley was able to walk off the field after taking a scary pitch to the chin in the ninth, while Derek Jeter was plunked on the left elbow the inning before but remained...
Via Sports Injury Alert
6 days ago  |  1 Comment

Chase Headley hit in jaw by Jake McGee

If thought we wouldn’t see two players get hit in the head tonight, you were wrong. In the ninth inning of the Rays-Yankees game at Yankee Stadium, Jake McGee of the Rays hit Chase Headley in the chin with a pitch Hopefully Headley will be OK. He was able to walk off the field with minimal assistance, and the only immediate damage was a bloody chin. In a perfect world, that will...
Via The Outside Corner
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Here come the New York Yankees

Don’t stick a feather in the cap of the New York Yankees just yet. There’s still lots of baseball left, and the New York Yankees aren’t done yet. An 8-1 cruise over the Kansas City Royals on Monday propelled the team to their 5th straight victory, leaving them just 3 games back of an AL Wild Card spot. A division title is a taller order, they trail the Baltimore Orioles by...
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Chase Headley boosts Bronx Bombers in less than one week

He’s barely been in pinstripes for a week and the newest Bronx Bomber, Chase Headley, is already turning this season around for the Yankees. The third baseman was acquired from the San Diego Padres last Tuesday and within hours of arriving to the Big Apple, he was in the ballgame. Headley’s debut for New York last Wednesday will be one he’ll never forget. He came into the ball...
July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Headley's Yankees debut ends with walk-off, Gatorade shower

To call Chase Headley's Tuesday anything but extrordinary would would be a cruel understatement.Headley started the day off ready to suit up for the Padres against the Cubs at Wrigley Field when he found out he was acquired by the Yankees and hopped the next plane to New York. The Bombers' new third baseman wasn't able to get to the Bronx for the start of his...
Via The Other Paper
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Yankees acquire Chase Headley from Padres

Chase Headley finally appears to be a member of the New York Yankees. The veteran third baseman has long been connected to the Yankees, and the San Diego Padres finally traded Headley to the Yankees for a pair of players, according to multiple reports. New York reportedly will send 23-year-old right-handed pitcher Rafael De Paula and 27-year-old infielder Yangervis Solarte to...
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss
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