Bad Yankees Are Back, Lose Again To AthleticsSonny Gray pitched eight innings for his sixth win of the season, Stephen Vogt drove in two runs and the Oakland Athletics beat the New York Yankees 6-2 on Friday night.
Yankees Place Whitley On 15-Day DL; Veteran Lefty Capuano To Join Rotation SundayWhitley left in the second inning of Thursday night's loss to Tampa Bay with right elbow pain that had been bothering him for a while.
Nova, Capuano Inching Toward Return To YankeesNew York Yankees right-hander Ivan Nova has thrown a simulated game and says he could pitch in an extended spring training game on Saturday.
CC Sabathia Throws Simulated Game; Chris Capuano Out Until May"I'm not hurt. I feel good. That's the only way I'm judging myself right now," Sabathia said. "I'm encouraged."
Sims: Breaking Down Capuano And Risks Of Rushing Back From Quad StrainBy now you’ve probably heard that Chris Capuano – a 36-year-old left-hander and the Yankees’ projected fifth starter – left his exhibition start in the first inning Wednesday with a right quadriceps strain.
An A-Bomb For A-Rod: Rodriguez Hits First Homer Since Returning From SuspensionRodriguez hit a long drive to left-center on a 3-1 pitch from right-hander Brandon Workman leading off the fourth inning. Rodriguez has five hits in 11 at-bats (.455) this spring training.
Yankees Starter Chris Capuano Leaves Outing With Strained Right QuadricepsCapuano, 36, was hurt in the first inning Wednesday while covering first base on Brock Holt's one-out grounder to first baseman Garrett Jones. The left-hander was scheduled for an MRI.
Yankees Pitchers And Catchers: 2015 Season Hinges On Health Of ArmsWhen 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.