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MICHAEL PINEDA RUMORS

Preview: Yankees vs Astros (8/20/14)

(Photo by Elsa/Getty Images) Michael Pineda (2-2, 1.82 ERA) makes his second start since coming off the DL against Scott Feldman (6-9, 4.45 ERA) and the Stros. Pineda was dominant in his return to the rotation retiring the first 12 Oriole batters he faced, but seemed to tire out by the fifth inning. Girardi took him out after 67 pitches. After dropping the first game of the series...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Pineda & Hal Remind Everyone That Offense Is The Problem For Yankees

The good news about last night's game against the Orioles was Michael Pineda:  5IP, 2H, 1R, 0BB, 4K.  Pineda threw 67 pitches in a very solid return to the Yankees rotation, after not having pitched since late April.The bad news, in spite of the fact that the bullpen had a bad night, was the offense. Or, was it? Does the fact that something happens almost every night make...
Via Lady At The Bat
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees game 119: Bullpen struggles in Pineda’s return

Tonight, for the first time since April, Michael Pineda took the mound for the Yankees. Michael Pineda pitched a scoreless first inning that featured a 95 mph fastball to strikeout Chris Davis. He would finish the second inning with a strikeout and the Yankees would snap a hitless streak that is indicative of their offensive woes. Entering tonight’s game, the Yankees are 0-for...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees Injury Update: Michael Pineda activated for start

Michael Pineda has been activated and will be on the mound against Chris Tillman and the Baltimore Orioles.The @Yankees reinstate RHP Michael Pineda from 60-day DL; designate RHP Chris Leroux for assignment.— MLBRosterMoves (@MLBRosterMoves) August 13, 2014 Pineda's return should provide a major boost for the Yankee rotation.  Because of injuries to players like, CC ...
Via MLB Injury News
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Pineda ready for the big pressure game?

Jared Wickerham/Getty Images We’ve all had pretty mixed opinions over Michael Pineda this year. From the now irrelevant the pine tar incident, to multiple injury setbacks, Pineda has been a question mark since putting on the pinstripes. Monday the Yankees announced that he would start Wednesday. “We feel he’s ready now. It’s nice,” said manager Joe Girardi. The only question...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
7 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Yankees desperate, call up Pineda

After a jaw dropping 11-3 loss against the Baltimore Orioles on Monday night, the New York Yankees are pulling out all the stops. He hasn’t pitched for the team since April, but Michael Pineda is back. Pineda will make his first appearance on Wednesday since his 10 day suspension on April 23rd when he was caught with pine tar on his neck during a game against long time rival, Boston...
Via isportsweb.com
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Pineda to Start Wednesday vs Orioles

#487345847 / gettyimages.com Michael Pineda was pitching very well before injuring his back, which has kept him without a start since April 23rd.  Michael Pineda will be back on the mound on Wednesday vs. the Orioles according to Sweeney Murti of WFAN. The New York Yankees are battling for relevance in a AL wild card race that is heating up.   One of their problems has been a...
Via TopSportsReport
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Pineda set to return for Yankees this week; a worthy mixed league addition

With 7.2 innings of one run ball behind him on a two-outing rehab stint in AAA, Michael Pineda is eyeing a Wednesday return for the New York Yankees when they take on the Baltimore Orioles. Out since late April, the 25-year-old Pineda was enjoying a strong start to the season before injury struck. Available in 69% of leagues, Pineda has plenty to offer mixed leaguers chasing a fantasy...
Via Fantasy Sports Locker Room
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Pineda set to rejoin Yankees’ rotation next week

Michael Pineda hasn’t pitched for the Yankees since getting booted from his April 23 start for having pine tar on his neck, but after a suspension followed by a lengthy disabled list stint for shoulder/back problems he’s finally ready to return. Roger Rubin of the New York Daily News reports that Pineda is scheduled to rejoin the Yankees’ rotation on August 13 against the Orioles.
Via Pro Sports Daily
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Pineda completes first rehab start

In his first rehab start since being placed on the disabled list back in early May, Michael Pineda looked pretty good this afternoon. Pineda gave up just three hits over 3.1 innings of work today for the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders at PNC Field. Pineda came out for the fourth inning gave up a lead off double, retired the next batter and was then pulled after 58 pitches. His...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
17 days ago  |  Discuss
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