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MICHAEL PINEDA RUMORS

Yankees' Michael Pineda remains on track for August return

One of the reinforcements the Yankees are counting on to help a sapped rotation down the stretch is Michael Pineda and the right-hander remains on schedule for an August return. Out since late April with a back injury, Pineda has thrown one live batting practice session and is expected to throw another one before proceeding so sim games and rehab starts,Yankees manager Joe Girardi...
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New York Yankees are lost without Masahiro Tanaka

Decimated by injuries and slowed by father time, it’s been a rough year for the New York Yankees’ starting rotation since losing the likes of CC Sabathia, Ivan Nova and Michael Pineda. But in the midst of learning to live in a foreign country and becoming accustomed to life as a Yankee, Masahiro Tanaka has provided his new employers with one of the most consistently effective...
Via Sports-Glory
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees Considering Non-tendering Pineda?

(Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images) Michael Pineda has had a roller coaster year, from the pine tar incident to multiple injury setbacks. But have the Yankees had enough of Pineda? There are rumors swirling around Pineda that the Yankees would consider non-tendering Pineda if he cannot make it back this year, putting the ultimatum on Pineda to get healthy or get packing. On the...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Yankees Injury Update: Michael Pineda moved to 60-day DL

The New York Yankees entered a big series against the American League West leading Oakland A's on Tuesday following a 10-2 loss to the Mariners on Monday. At second place in the American League East, the Yankees are in the middle of the league in runs scored, but lower third in team ERA. One pitcher the Yankees could use back to bolster the staff is Michael Pineda, who has...
Via Sports Injury Alert
June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Exclusive: Pineda to Start Rehab Assignment Monday

There was rumor floating around the last few days that big leaguer was going to be making an appearance this week in Charleston. But we got the inside scoop on who the player is. Courtesy of our own minor league insider Dan Pfeiffer, Michael Pineda is that player. Pineda is going to start his official rehab assignment with the Yankees’ Single-A affiliate the Charleston Riverdogs...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
May 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Pineda out longer than expected

Well, this could be added trouble. Michael Pineda will likely be out longer than the originally reported four weeks time. Girardi said Pineda started playing catch at 60 ft yesterday. Everything went well, but he basically said Pineda will take longer than 4 wks — Jorge Castillo (@jorgeccastillo) May 11, 2014 Pineda is suffering from a Grade 1 strain of his...
Via YanksinExile.com
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Meghan Duggan mocks Michael Pineda before throwing out first pitch

The US women’s hockey team was invited to take part in the opening ceremonies before the Boston Red Sox took on the New York Yankees at Fenway Park Thursday night. Meghan Duggan, the captain of the team that won silver at the Sochi Olympics, threw out the first pitch. She took the opportunity to mock […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Pineda ejected after pine tar was found on his neck

After cameras caught Michael Pineda using an egregious amount of pine tar (or, according to Pineda, “dirt”) on his palm against the Red Sox earlier this month, he tried to pull the same schtick again on Wednesday night at Fenway. Unfortunately for Pineda, John Farrell is not dumb enough to be fooled twice. Pineda was ejected from the game in the second inning after Farrell asked...
Via Next Impulse Sports
April 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Yankees: Pineda, Tanaka, Nunez, and Solarte

Michael Pineda – New York (AL) – 2012 Road (Photo credit: BaseballBacks) Spring Training is officially done, as tomorrow night the New York Yankees officially start their 2014 campaign in Texas, for a three games set against the Houston Astros. I understand that Spring Training games are meaningless, as it is a time for established players to dust off the cobwebs from the off...
Via Lady Loves Pinstripes
March 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Pineda Struggles, Makes Things Interesting

Just in case we weren’t having enough fun this spring, Michael Pineda decided to throw us a bit of a curve ball. And no, not the hanging curve that you knock over the fence. Pineda has seemed like he had a firm grip on the fifth starter spot, with a nearly perfect spring. Until today, that is. Facing the Toronto Blue Jays, Pineda had his first stumble of the preseason...
Via YanksinExile.com
March 23, 2014  |  Discuss
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