Daily Archives: May 29, 2012

Game 49 Lineup: Yankees @ Angels

Lineup vs. Angels:

Derek Jeter SS
Curtis Granderson CF
Alex Rodriguez DH
Robinson Cano 2B
Mark Teixeira 1B
Raul Ibanez LF
Nick Swisher RF
Eric Chavez 3B
Russell Martin C

LHP Andy Pettitte


— Brett Gardner took more dry swings today and felt no issues with his elbow. He will probably hit off a tee and toss tomorrow. David Robertson also played catch today and made 50 throws. There was no issue with Robertson’s oblique

Spanning the Yankee Blogs: Phelps, Gardner, Kuroda, NYY Sale, Austin

Here is this past week’s best from around the Yankee blogs. Enjoy!

An A-Blog for A-Rod discusses David Phelps’ role with the Yankees.

Bronx Baseball Daily analyzes how the Yankees are missing the injured Brett Gardner more than we think.

The Captain’s Blog looks at the Cubs’ David DeJesus as a strong trade target for the Yanks.

It’s About the Money Stupid reviews the Yankees and Mets broadcasters.

Pinstripe Alley attributes Hiroki Kuroda’s struggles not to the league change, but to general poor location of his pitches.

River Ave. Blues examines the story put out by the Daily News regarding the possible sale of the Yankees and shoots it down for now.

The Yankee Analysts takes a look at Tyler Austin’s success and how he could easily make his way into Top 100 Prospect Lists.

Morning Bits: Swisher, Granderson, Gardner, Robertson

Good morning everyone. Tough loss last night. Andy Pettitte will take on Dan Haren tonight at 10:05pm ET.

Here are your morning links…

— The Yankees just narrowly avoided a potential disaster last night with the Swisher-Granderson collision, writes Marc Carig.

Carig also provided injury updates for several players including Brett Gardner and David Robertson.

With the loss last night, the Yankees are 2.5 games back from the Rays and Orioles who are tied for 1st place.

Have a great day!