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Michael Pineda's velocity still isn't where it was before he hurt his shoulder in 2012, and Yankees manager Joe Girardi admitted that Pineda's fastball command wasn't as good Thursday as it was in his first spring outing.
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5 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun
Orioles right-hander Bud Norris battled through his shortest start of spring training on Thursday afternoon, allowing three runs and four hits through just 1 2/3 innings against the New York Yankees at Steinbrenner Field.
Cervelli bashed two home runs Wednesday in a 7-7, 10-inning tie with the Tigers at George M. Steinbrenner Field and is batting .500 on the spring.
Ichiro Suzuki led off for the first time this spring Wednesday and started in left for the second time - both against Detroit - and, lo and behold, the Tigers need a lefty-swinging left fielder after losing Andy Dirks for half a season following back surgery.
Feb 26, 2014; Bradenton, FL, USA; New York Yankees second baseman Yangervis Solarte runs home after he hit a 2-run home run against the Pittsburgh Pirates at McKechnie Field.
It's a humid, overcast day in Tampa with a strong chance of rain this morning, but if all holds out, the Yankees will welcome the Detroit Tigers for a hump day matinee at Steinbrenner Field .
The New York Yankees were not as good as their record suggested last year, and they spent a lot of money this offseason to compensate for that fact.
"We didn't know nothing about being in the big leagues at the time, but that was our goal, to get drafted," Wheeler said on Tuesday in the visitors' clubhouse at Space Coast Stadium.
For his first starts of spring training, by necessity, Jordan Zimmermann played coy.
The Yankees' only cross-state trip of the spring turned out to be a fruitless one, as the offense was stymied by Washington's Jordan Zimmermann en route to a 3-2 loss to the Nationals in Viera.
Mar 5, 2014; Port Charlotte, FL, USA; New York Yankees second baseman Yangervis Solarte singles during the fourth inning Tampa Bay Rays at Charlotte Sports Park.
Kelly Johnson homered after Mark Teixeira's first hit of the spring, and the New York Yankees beat a Houston Astros split squad 9-6 on Saturday.
Alfonso Soriano's professional baseball career began as a second baseman in Japan.
Mar 1, 2014; Tampa, FL, USA; New York Yankees catcher Francisco Cervelli hits a RBI single during the fifth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at George M. Steinbrenner Field.