Ivan Nova

Masahiro Tanaka (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Yankees Pitchers And Catchers: 2015 Season Hinges On Health Of Arms

When healthy, the Yankees’ top three of Tanaka, Pineda and Sabathia could be as good as any in baseball. The problem: they have to prove they’re no longer damaged goods.

02/20/2015

Ivan Nova (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Yankees Pitcher Ivan Nova Hopes To Throw Off A Mound Soon

The 28-year-old right-hander threw from 120 feet on flat ground Tuesday at the Yankees’ minor league complex and appears on track to rejoin the team by June.

02/10/2015

Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees pitches in a simulated game on September 15, 2014 at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Palladino: As Camp Nears, Yanks Have Major Question Marks In Rotation

In two weeks, pitchers and catchers will report with a starting five comprised of three legitimate injury risks, one young flamethrower in Eovaldi and an average swingman in Capuano.

02/06/2015

Ivan Nova (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

On The Mend: Ivan Nova Optimistic He Will Rejoin Yankees By June

New York Yankees right-hander Ivan Nova says his surgically repaired right elbow feels great and appears on track to rejoin the team by June.

02/03/2015

Ivan Nova (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Yankees, Injured Nova Agree To 1-Year Contract

Ivan Nova and the New York Yankees have agreed to a $3.3 million, one-year contract, the same salary the pitcher earned when he missed most of the 2014 season because of a torn elbow ligament.

01/14/2015

Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

How Will Jeter’s Final Game In The Bronx Unfold? Girardi Doesn’t Even Know

Last year, the manager sent Jeter and Andy Pettitte to the mound with two outs in the ninth inning of New York’s last game at Yankee Stadium to remove Mariano Rivera.

09/23/2014

Ivan Nova (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Report: Yankees’ Nova Expected To Make 25 Throws On Wednesday

It was an ominous sign when the veteran right-hander went down with an elbow injury requiring season-ending surgery back in late April. The Yankees have endured a brutal season on several fronts since.

09/03/2014

Shane Greene (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images), Jacob deGrom  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Palladino: Replacement Arms Key For Mets, Yankees In Second Half

Good fortune certainly smiles if the kid works out. If he doesn’t, then the position goes down the tubes. If enough spots follow, then the season goes out the window.

07/14/2014

Michael Pineda (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Pineda Sharp In Extended Spring Training Outing Down In Tampa

The Yankees have navigated the last few weeks without three starting pitchers. And while their replacements have done an admirable job all things considered, the Bombers desperately need some stability. Michael Pineda could add that.

05/27/2014

Yankees reliever Shawn Kelley throws against the Red Sox on April 12, 2014, at Yankees Stadium. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Ailing Kelley Suffers Setback, Return To Yankees’ Bullpen Delayed

With the news surrounding starting pitcher CC Sabathia and outfielder Carlos Beltran getting worse seemingly by the day, the Yankees are growing accustomed to disappointment. The latest revelation on reliever Shawn Kelley isn’t good, either.

05/21/2014

CC Sabathia (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Palladino: Busted Rotation May Send Yankees Shopping Come July

Thank goodness for Masahiro Tanaka. Without him, who knows where the Yankees would be right now. Where they’ll be in another month is quite a different story.

05/16/2014

Michael Pineda (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Pineda To Miss At Least 3-4 Weeks With Back Strain

Right-handed starting pitcher Michael Pineda has a Grade 1 strain of an upper back muscle. He cut short a simulated game in Tampa, Fla., after experiencing tightness in his lat and an MRI revealed the injury.

04/30/2014

The Yankees’ Michael Pineda pitches against the Boston Red Sox during the first inning on April 23, 2014 at Fenway Park. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Pineda Forced Out Of Simulated Game With Injury, Start Monday In Jeopardy

There’s some bad karma floating around the Yankees’ Michael Pineda right now.

04/29/2014

The Yankees’ Ivan Nova walks through the dugout following the fourth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays on April 19, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Nova To Have Tommy John Surgery On Tuesday

Ivan Nova is no longer an option for the Yankees in 2014.

04/24/2014

Joe Girardi takes Yankees pitcher Ivan Nova off the mound during the fifth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays on April 19, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Yankees Say Surgery Has Been Recommended For Injured Starter Nova

The latest reports are in on Ivan Nova and they are not good.

04/22/2014

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