Daily Archives: June 26, 2012

Minor Night Cap: Corban Joseph with three doubles and Mitchell w/ strong outing

SWB W 3-1

DH – Russell Branyan – 1H, 2RBI, 2K, .299

2B – Corban Joseph – 1R, 3H (3 – Doubles),  1BB, .269


D.J. Mitchell (ND) 7.0IP, 5H, 1R, 1ER, 2BB, 6K, 5.36ERA

Trenton L 5-4

OF – Zoilo Almonte – 1R, 1H (Solo Homer), 1RBI, 1K, .276

2B – Jose Pierla – 1R, 2H, 1K, .361

1B – Luke Murton – 2H, 2RBI, 1BB, 1K, .248


Adam Miller (L, 0-3) 4.0IP, 8H, 5R, 5ER, 2BB, 2K, 1HR, 5.08ERA

Tampa Game 1 – L 7-6 F/8

Slade Heathcott – 1R, 1H (Double), 1RBI, 1BB, .250

JR Murphy – 1R, 2H (solo homer), 1RBI, 1K, .251

Kyle Roller – 1R, 1H, (2-Run Homer), 2RBI, 1BB, 1K, .252


Shane Greene (ND) – 5.1IP, 7H, 6R, 2ER, 8K, 3.81ERA

Tampa Game 2 – W 6-5 F/7

OF – Ramon Flores – 3R, 3H (2 Solo Homers), 2RBI, .292

C – Tyson Blaser – 1R, 3H (Triple), 3RBI, .355


Jose A. Ramirez (ND) 3.0IP, 2H, 1R, 1ER, 3K, 4.14ERA

Charleston W 7-6 F/10

OF – Mason Williams – 1R, 1H (Double), 1BB, .307

OF – Tyler Austin – 1R, 1H, 2BB, 1K, .329

DH – Gary Sanchez – 2H, 1RBI, 2BB, 1K, .309

3B – Dante Bichette Jr – 1H, 2RBI, 1K, .268


William Oliver (ND) 5.oIP, 8H, 4R, 4ER, 4BB, 3K, 4.66ERA

Staten Island W 4-1

2B – Fu-Lin Kuo – 1R, 2H (Double), 1RBI, 1K, .583

OF – Ravel Santana – 1R, 1H, 1RBI, 1BB, 1K, .167

Gulf Coast W 4-3

Jerison Lopez – 1R, 3H (Double), 1BB, .440

Mikeson Oliberto 1R, 2H (Triple), 2RBI, K, .360

Game 73 Lineup: Indians vs. Yankees

Derek Jeter SS
Curtis Granderson CF
Alex Rodriguez 3B
Robinson Cano 2B
Mark Teixeira 1B
Nick Swisher RF
Raul Ibanez DH
Dewayne Wise LF
Chris Stewart C

RHP Phil Hughes

Notes: The Yankees have claimed David Farquar off waivers and optioned him to Double A. Brett Gardner was also moved from the 15 day DL to the 60 day DL. The timable for Gardner’s return right after the All Star break is still in tact.


Some News and Notes: Aardsma, Minor League Deals

— From the Trentonian Yankees signed RHP Jon Meloan to a minor league contract.

— Yankees claimed RHP Danny Farquhar off waivers from the Athletics; optioned him to Double-A Trenton.

Spanning the Yankee Blogs: Sabathia, Swisher, Logan, Jeter

Good afternoon all.   Every Tuesday at this time I scan all the Yankee blogs and post an article from each.   Lot’s of great articles on our favorite team give them all a read if you can.  Enjoy!!

* An A-blog for A-Rod has a good article on mid-season minor league thoughts and afterthoughts.

* Bleeding Yankee Blue digs into some Yankee history with former PR guy Marty Appel.

* It’s about the Money Stupid is reflecting on the Yankees 2012 Interleague season.

* Lady Loves Pinstripes has some facts about the team for the month of June.

* NYY Universe writes that Swisher is starting to sizzle.

* Pinstripe Alley mentions how they would format the MLB regular season and playoffs.

* River Ave Blues is thinking about resting Derek Jeter.

* Sliding into Home has the roster for the 2012 Old Timers’ Day.

* The Captain’s Blog is examining the Yankees’s RISP problems.

* The Yankee Analysts is taking a close look at Sabathia’s season.

* Yanks Go Yard takes a look at Boone Logan.


Morning Bits: Jeter’s Birthday, Sabathia, Cano, Cashman says no trades

Great win for the Yankees yesterday as Kuroda looked sharp and the Yankees went deep three times.   Today is Derek Jeter’s 38th birthday.  Jeter also had one hit yesterday moving him three hits away from tying Cal Ripken for 14th all time on the career hit list.  Tonight’s game is a 7:05 start as Masterson goes up against Hughes.

Let’s get right to the links…..

Andrew Marchand of ESPN NY asks will 38 year old Derek Jeter hit .300?

Matt Ehalt of ESPN NY has a story with pitching coach Larry Rothschild who says the Summer of CC is coming.

— Robinson Cano has now passed Kinsler for most votes for starting second baseman for the All Star game reports Bryan Hoch of mlb.com.

Mark Feinsand of The Daily News has the story of last nights game with all the stats and quotes from players.

— Yankees GM Brian Cashman is not seeking any trades reports Anthony McCarron of The Daily News.

— Teixeira and Yankees raise kids’ spirits as HOPE week begins reports Tim Bontemps of The New York Post.