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Capuano back with Yankees for 5th stint

NEW YORK (AP) Chris Capuano is back with the New York Yankees for his fifth stint this season. The 37-year-old left-hander is 0-4 with a 7.71 ERA in four starts and 14 relief appearances was added to the 40-man roster before Monday's game against Baltimore. Capuano started the season on the disabled list after straining a quadriceps while covering first base during a spring training...
Via AP on Fox
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Has Chris Capuano thrown his last pitch for Yankees?

The New York Yankees felt they needed veteran depth for the rotation during the offseason and signed Chris Capuano to a one-year, $5 million contract to fit the role. Capuano supplied the Yankees with some decent innings in 2014, but at the time of the signing I felt this was an unnecessary deal. After putting up a 6.97 ERA this season, maybe it’s time the Yankees felt the same...
Via Yankees Unscripted
July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Yankees' Chris Capuano: Rotation filler

The New York Yankees signed Chris Capuano to a one-year, $5 million contract to be the fifth starter for at least the beginning of the 2015 season. The role of the fifth starter is a tenuous one; falter and there is always a guy ready to take the spot. In Capuano’s case there are several.Only a select few teams anticipate much from their fifth starter other than innings, and that’s...
Via Yankees Unscripted
February 19, 2015  |  Discuss

New York Yankees: Chris Capuano contemplating move to Japan

The New York Yankees may be facing some tough competition against Japan over pitcher Chris Capuano. Capuano has a lot to offer the Yankees after he went 2-3 for them last season. However his 4.35 ERA will be moving alongside with him if he chooses to leave the United States and take his talents across the globe to Japan. Capuano has made it clear that he is definitely considering...
December 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Series against Orioles could determine New York Yankees’ fate

It’s time for the Bronx Bombers to live up to their name. The team faces their biggest threat as they begin their three game series against the number one team in both the AL East and Central division, the Baltimore Orioles. Four years ago I would have never guessed the Orioles would be a potential threat to the New York Yankees. The O’s would end up last in the AL East up until...
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Dragonfly narrowly avoids death by pitch

Chris Capuano nearly pulled a Randy Johnson move Saturday afternoon. Johnson famously killed a bird with a fastball during 2001 spring training with the Arizona Diamondbacks. Capuano, an ex-Boston Red Sox pitcher making his first start for the New York Yankees, almost did the same thing to a dragonfly at Yankee Stadium. Your browser does not support iframes. The bug was inches away...
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Capuano nearly hits dragonfly with pitch (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.New York Yankees pitcher Chris Capuano nearly hit a dragonfly with a pitch in the early innings of Saturday's game against Toronto.YES Network slow-motion cameras captured the moment as a dragonfly passed just below Capuano's pitch as it was heading towards the plate. The dragonfly it wasn't flying an inch higher, or else it would have been...
Via Holdout Sports
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies News: Colorado signs Chris Capuano

Only three days after being released by the Boston Red Sox, left-handed starter turned reliever Chris Capuano signed a Triple-A contract with the Colorado Rockies. Capuano exited the American League carrying the burden of a 4.55 ERA (31.2 innings) and the Rockies hope for him to show more consistency with lower numbers before giving him a spot on their 25-man MLB roster.CBS Insider...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 Boston Red Sox Player Analysis: Chris Capuano

Early last week, Boston Red Sox pitcher Ryan Dempster announced he would not be pitching in the 2014 season, and as a result of this he was placed on the restricted list, freeing up a spot on the 40-man roster. The 25 man-roster seemed to look all set with the Dempster transaction solidifying Brandon Workman's spot on the big league club, but the Red Sox were not done adding players...
Via CLNS Radio
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

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