5 hrs ago
Former Mariners' pitcher Micheal Pineda ejected for pine tar
Pineda, 2-2 with a 1.83 ERA in four starts with the Yankees this year, was tossed in the second inning after Red Sox skipper John Farrell asked umpire Gerry Davis to check Pineda's neck for the "foreign substance."
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Bleed Cubbie Blue
Cubs vs. Yankees Game 2 Preview, Wednesday 4/16, 6:05 CT
The Cubs hope to get out of New York with a split of their day-night doubleheader.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Rangers acquire Noesi from Mariners
The Texas Rangers have acquired pitcher Hector Noesi from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for a player to be named later or cash considerations.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
New York Daily News
Harper: Pineda helping Yankee staff get out of its sticky situation
The bottom line is it wasn't pine tar that made Pineda mostly unhittable for six-plus innings on Thursday night.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Yankees trade Eduardo Nunez for Twins' minor leaguer
The Yankees ' traded utility infielder Eduardo Nunez - once considered Derek Jeter's heir at shortstop - for a 20-year-old Twins minor league pitcher.
New York Magazine
Who Won the Michael Pineda-Jesus Montero Trade? Depends on When You Asked
On January 13, 2012, the Yankees sent Jesus Montero, the crown jewel of their farm system who had impressed during a month in the majors the year before, to the Seattle Mariners in a trade that brought back promising young pitcher Michael Pineda.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
New York Post
After long journey back, Pineda passes first test with flying colors
You looked at Michael Pineda on Saturday morning at 11:07, occupying a one-man universe and bopping to the tunes on his headphones in front of his locker in the Rogers Centre visitors' clubhouse, and you saw a picture of normalcy.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
New York Post
Pressure's on Pineda: Righty looks to reward Yankees' faith
While Friday night's starter against the Blue Jays at Rogers Centre is being counted on to bolster the Yankees' rotation, Michael Pineda is equally important to how this season shakes out.
Mariners notebook: Noesi designated for assignment; Leone promoted
Hector Noesi, who gave up the winning run to A's in the Mariners' 3-2 loss Thursday in Oakland, was designated for assignment Friday by Seattle.
The News Tribune
Montero gets back on feet after stumbles
Jesus Montero's star-crossed world was denied a happy moment Thursday night. He was supposed to be introduced at Cheney Stadium as the Tacoma Rainiers' cleanup hitter, and fans would have clapped their hands because that's how baseball fans act on opening night.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
New York Post
CC's struggles highlight need for rest of rotation to shine
I still believe in CC Sabathia to this extent - he will figure out a way to throw 200 innings and win double-digit games.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Yanks Go Yard
Evans v. Brost-Round III Opening Day Edition
Editor's Note: As is the custom each month, editors Jason Evans and Billy Brost continue their email banter.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Michael Pineda's command more important than velocity of fastball
Michael Pineda throws in the Bullpen as pitching coach Larry Rothschild watches at Steinbrenner Field in Tampa on the morning of Feb. 17, 2014.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Pineda Finally Joins Yankee Rotation
When the Yankees traded for Michael Pineda in January 2012, they hoped he could immediately make himself a cornerstone of the team's rotation for years to come.