The Yankees optioned Refsnyder to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre a day after manager Joe Girardi said the touted prospect would get more playing time.
Carlos Beltran singled in three at-bats and played five innings of defense in his second minor league rehabilitation game while recovering from a strained left oblique.
The New York Yankees have signed former UCLA right-hander James Kaprielian, the 16th overall pick in the June draft.
Carlos Beltran has been put on the 15-day disabled list by the New York Yankees because of a strained left oblique muscle.
Joe Girardi said Ellsbury, who has been on the shelf since May 20 with a sprained knee, could still return for this weekend’s series against Tampa Bay.
After struggling in April, Carlos Beltran started taking a more aggressive approach to hitting and has been blooming in May.
The 38-year-old outfielder has only recently started to swing the bat like the player who was in position to commanded a three-year, $45 million contract from the Yankees following the 2013 season.
A little more than a third of the way through his contract, Carlos Beltran has yet to make an impact with the Yankees — and this season he’s healthy.
Sure, it’s only been three games, but there’s no denying the fact that the Yankees look very much like their mediocre-at-best selves from last season.
Sitting in the first row behind home plate at Yankee Stadium on Thursday night, Jimmy Fallon was spooked by a foul ball off the bat of Jacoby Ellsbury in the seventh inning.
The Bronx Bombers are about to bomb, for the third straight season. No tweet or Twitter troll can change that truth.
The bullpen is the Yankees’ biggest strength. It’s also the team’s biggest question mark — at least it is for me.
Jeter left behind a team in transition, that failed to make the playoffs in consecutive years for the first time in a generation and is beset with an older core coming off injuries.
OK, so you want to hear about players other than Alex Rodriguez? I get it. But don’t try to alter the facts of the case
It does seem likely that Tanaka — a fastball pitcher who’s had a UCL injury at such a young age — is destined for Tommy John surgery. The real question is, if not now, when?