Will Manny Banuelos be added to the 40-man roster in time to be protected from the Rule V draft? (Photo Credit: MiLB.com)
With tomorrow being the deadline for the Yankees to protect some of their players from the annual Rule V draft. If not added to the 40-man roster, each of the players below will be able to be drafted just a couple of weeks from now. There is currently seven open...
Manny Banuelos, considered the New York Yankees' top pitching prospect, is scheduled to undergo Tommy John surgery Thursday that likely will sideline him for the 2013 season. Dr. James Andrews will perform the procedure in Pensacola, Fla., on the 21-year-old Banuelos, who hasn't pitched since May for Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. The Yankees apparently thought the injury...
Manny Banuelos is headed to the operating room for Tommy John surgery (Photo Credit: Mike Ashmore)
The top pitching prospect in the Yankees’ farm system, Manny Banuelos, will undergo Tommy John surgery performed by Dr. James Andrews on Thursday, states Josh Norris of the Trentonian. The surgery will cause Banuelos to miss the entire 2013 season.
Banuelos, who was 0-2 with a 4...
From Andrew Marchand:The New York Yankees' top pitching prospect, Manny Banuelos, will not pitch again this year after throwing in six games all season, the team's vice president of baseball operations Mark Newman told ESPN New York on Monday.
"He's not going to be back this season," Newman said.
The left-handed Banuelos, rated the Yankees' No. 1 prospect...
An MRI on Yankees pitching prospect Manny Banuelos’ left elbow showed no structural damage.
It’s good news, as there was some concern that he had a serious injury. Banuelos, who holds a 4.50 ERA with 22 strikeouts over 24 innings for Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre this season, will be shut down indefinitely.
via Joel Sherman
Donnie Collins of the Scranton Times-Tribune tweeted a few minutes ago that the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees have placed both Manny Banuelos and Eduardo Nunez on the disabled list. For Banuelos, the move is retroactive to Saturday, while Nunez’s move is retroactive to Sunday.
Nunez has been dealing with a thumb issue. The reason for Banuelos hitting the DL is unknown, though it...
With 2012 Spring Training games about to start, the question on New York Yankee fans is who are you most excited to see play this spring?
Yankees prospect Manny Banuelos. Image via newsday.com
My answer was easy, pitching prospect Manny Banuelos.
It is no secret that Banuelos has been on my radar for some time now, as I first wrote about him back in November of 2010 as being the...
#26 Manny Banuelos
New York Yankees
Previous Rank: N/R
Don’t look now, but it appears the Yankees will graduate a quality young starting pitcher to the Big Leagues for the second consecutive season. Banuelos’ 5-foot-11 and 155-pound frame certainly does not ooze projection, but the southpaw can reach back for 95 mph when he needs it and cruises at...