Mark Prior Hit By Line Drive At Yankees' Minor League Complex, Suffers Bruised ForearmMark Prior's comeback may have hit another snag. The converted reliever suffered a bruised left forearm on Wednesday after being hit by a ball during batting practice.
Yankees' Ramiro Pena On DL After Appendectomy; Brandon Laird Called UpYankees infielder Ramiro Pena had an appendectomy on Monday was placed on the 15-day disabled list. "Unfortunately on his (26th) birthday. It will be a birthday I'm sure he'll never forget," manager Joe Girardi said before the Yankees' 5-4 win over Tampa Bay.
Keidel: Subway TheoriesBeyond the bouquets Mets fans sent Ramiro Pena (and perhaps a rose for Rivera, the closer nonpareil who reminds us once a month or so that there is indeed blood in his veins), what did we learn from the Mets and Yankees this weekend?
Keefe To The City: A Night With John And SuzynWith the Brewers in town on Tuesday night, I put the game on YES on mute and turned up WCBS and let John and Suzyn take me through the series opener.
Yankees Lay Second Straight Bronx Beating On RangersMark Teixeira hit two-run homers from each side of the plate and Curtis Granderson homered for the fifth time in seven games, powering the New York Yankees past the Texas Rangers 12-4 Wednesday night.
Slump Sends Yankees' Jesus Montero Back To MinorsScore a -2 for the Yankees' youth movement. Prospects Jesus Montero and Austin Romine lost out in their attempts to serve as backup to catcher Russell Martin on Monday.
A-Rod Confident He'll Come Back Strong From DLAlex Rodriguez is confident he'll be completely ready to return from the disabled list next week.
Teixeira Skipping Texas Trip After Birth Of SonMark Teixeira was not in the New York Yankees lineup Tuesday night and won't even be in Texas for the two-game set against the AL West-leading Rangers.
Sabathia Outpitches Lackey, Yankees Beat Red SoxCC Sabathia outpitched John Lackey, Ramiro Pena drove in two runs while subbing for injured Alex Rodriguez and the New York Yankees stopped their mini-slide by beating the Boston Red Sox 5-2 on Saturday.