Michael Pineda

Michael Pineda

Michael Pineda Placed On DL With Forearm Strain, Could Miss A Month

WFAN host Mike Francesa first reported that Pineda is injured and would not pitch on Thursday night against the Rangers.


MINNEAPOLIS, MN - JULY 24: Phil Hughes #45 of the Minnesota Twins delivers a pitch against the New York Yankees during the second inning of the game on July 24, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Hughes Blanks Yanks For 7, Twins Beat Bombers 10-1

Phil Hughes pitched seven shutout innings against his former team and Miguel Sano hit one of Minnesota’s four home runs in the Twins’ 10-1 victory over the New York Yankees on Friday night.


BOSTON, MA - JULY 10: Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees heads for home after a home run against Clay Buchholz #11 of the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on July 10, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

A-Rod Jacks 17th Homer, Yanks Smash Buchholz, Sox 5-1

Alex Rodriguez hit his 17th home run in the first inning, Michael Pineda had another impressive start and the New York Yankees took advantage of Clay Buchholz’s early exit.


Clay Cuchholz (Photo by Winslow Townson/Getty Images); Michael Pineda (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Red Sox Hanging Around, Have Yankees’ Attention Heading Into Weekend Series

It’s a common aphorism that objects in your rear-view mirror are closer than they appear.


Michael Pineda hands the ball to manager Joe Girardi as he leaves a game against the Philadelphia Phillies in the fourth inning at Yankee Stadium on June 22, 2015. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Michael Pineda Knocked Around In Loss To Lowly Phillies

Pineda missed his spots, had trouble controlling his slider and lacked command of his fastball. Enough for baseball’s lowest-scoring team to hand him one of the worst losses of his career.


BALTIMORE, MD - JUNE 12: Chris Davis #19 of the Baltimore Orioles is greeted in the dugout after hitting a three run home run in the third inning against the New York Yankees at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on June 12, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Davis Has Big Night At The Plate As Orioles Bash Yanks 11-3

Chris Davis homered and drove in four runs, and the Baltimore Orioles beat Michael Pineda and the New York Yankees 11-3 Friday night for their season-high fifth straight win.


Yankees right-hander Michael Pineda delivers a pitch in the first inning against the Blue Jays on May 5, 2015 at Rogers Centre in Toronto. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Pineda Fired Up To Face His Old Team, The Mariners, For The First Time

Expect Michael Pineda to be more motivated than usual when he takes the ball for the Yankees on Monday night.


The Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez, left, connects on a three-run home run during the third inning against the Kansas City Royals at Yankee Stadium on May 27, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Pineda Gets Back On Track, Yankees Finish 3-Day Dominance Of Mighty Royals

Alex Rodriguez hit a three-run homer to break Lou Gehrig’s American League record for RBIs, and the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 4-2 Wednesday to finish a three-game sweep.


Yankees right-hander Michael Pineda, right, speaks with catcher Brian McCann after giving up a three-run home run to the Rangers’ Prince Fielder during the third inning at Yankee Stadium on May 22, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Yankees Rally, But Rangers’ 7-Run Third Against Pineda Too Much To Overcome

Prince Fielder launched two long homers, drove in four runs and helped the Texas Rangers hold off the New York Yankees 10-9 Friday night for their third straight win.


Michael Pineda

Palladino: Pineda, Sabathia Need To Keep Climbing For Yanks To Succeed

Pineda and Sabathia have to keep on climbing so the Yanks can keep on climbing. So far, so good. But they should know one thing. The trail won’t flatten out any time soon. It only becomes steeper.


Ron Guidry

Sweeny: Pineda’s Masterpiece Brings Memories Of Guidry’s 18-K Performance In 1978

Guidry struck out the side in the fourth to bring his total to nine, and the crowd didn’t let up until he finished with 18. The record then, and the record now.


Michael Pineda delivers a pitch in the first inning against the Baltimore Orioles on May 10, 2015 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Michael Pineda Electrifies With Strikeout Clinic In Bronx

Manny Machado slammed his pink bat — twice — and threw his helmet. Adam Jones look to the sky and shook his head. Ryan Flaherty just placed his bat and helmet right on home plate as if to say, “I give up.”


TORONTO, CANADA - MAY 5: Andrew Miller #48 of the New York Yankees celebrates their victory with Brian McCann #34 during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on May 5, 2015 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Teixeira Goes Yard, Pineda Sharp As Yankees Beat Blue Jays

Mark Teixeira hit a two-run homer, Michael Pineda matched his career high with eight shutout innings and the New York Yankees beat the Toronto Blue Jays 6-3 on Tuesday night.


Alex Rodriguez reacts after striking out against the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium on April 29, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

A-Rod’s Pursuit Of Mays Goes Off Rails In Yankees’ 13-Inning Loss To Rays

James Loney hit a go-ahead infield single in the 13th inning, and the Tampa Bay Rays outlasted the New York Yankees 3-2 Wednesday to avoid a three-game sweep.


NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 24: Jacob deGrom #48 of the New York Mets reacts in the third inning against the New York Yankees on April 24, 2015 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Mets 11 Game Streak Ends In The Bronx, Yanks Take Subway Series Opener 6-1

Michael Pineda used a biting slider while pitching impressively into the eighth inning to help the New York Yankees end the crosstown rival Mets’ 11-game winning streak.