News Forum Blogs Roster Players Schedule Depth chart Stats Videos Photos

New York Yankees News

News » New York Yankees Roster Report 2009-05-18


New York Yankees Roster Report 2009-05-18


New York Yankees Roster Report 2009-05-18
--RHP Chien-Ming Wang could soon rejoin the Yankees. He took another successful step in his rehab from hip issues. Wang threw seven shutout innings for Class AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (Pa.) Sunday, yielding three hits. He's pitched 13 scoreless innings for Scranton after going on the disabled list after starting 0-3 with a 34.50 ERA for the Yankees.

--RHP Brian Bruney made a rehab appearance for Class AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Sunday and allowed one run on two hits with one strikeout in one inning. The Yankees hope to have Bruney back early this week. He was placed on the disabled list with a strained right elbow April 22.

MEDICAL WATCH:

RHP Brian Bruney (sore right elbow) went on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to April 22. He made a rehab appearance for Class AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on May 17 and could be activated early in the week.

C Jose Molina (strained left quadriceps) went on the 15-day disabled list May 8.

C Jorge Posada (strained right hamstring) went on the 15-day disabled list May 5.

LHP Damaso Marte (left shoulder soreness) went on the 15-day disabled list May 3.

DH Hideki Matsui (left knee surgery in September 2008) won't play in the field before June.

RHP Chien-Ming Wang (hip weakness) went on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to April 19 with an ailment connected to the season-ending Lisfranc foot injury he suffered last year. He pitched May 2 in extended spring training. He began a rehab assignment with Class AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on May 12.

3B Cody Ransom (right quadriceps tear) went on the 60-day disabled list April 26.

OF Xavier Nady (sore right elbow) went on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to April 15. He will try to rehab the injury without surgery.

ROTATION:

LHP CC Sabathia

RHP A.J. Burnett

LHP Andy Pettitte

RHP Joba Chamberlain

RHP Phil Hughes

BULLPEN:

RHP Mariano Rivera (closer)

LHP Phil Coke

RHP Edwar Ramirez

RHP Jose Veras

RHP Jonathan Albaladejo

RHP Brett Tomko

RHP Alfredo Aceves

CATCHERS:

Francisco Cervelli

Kevin Cash

INFIELDERS:

1B Mark Teixeira

2B Robinson Cano

SS Derek Jeter

3B Alex Rodriguez

INF Angel Berroa

INF Ramiro Pena

OUTFIELDERS:

LF Johnny Damon

CF Brett Gardner

RF Nick Swisher

DH Hideki Matsui

OF Melky Cabrera


Author:Fox Sports
Author's Website:http://www.foxsports.com
Added: May 18, 2009

9005---tigers-v-yankees--2006-mlb-playoffs
New York Yankees Photos
All the latest New York Yankees Photos Store photographs. Major League Baseball MLB.
The most recent photo
 
 
 
 
• Forgotten baseball history: New York Cub...
Posted By maitsu
• Red Sox fan arrogance leads to defection...
Posted By maitsu
• Yankees Sign Ponson...
Posted By yankeesfan
• THT Live:The ice cream is back! The ice ...
Posted By yankeesfan
• Game 66: Yankees at Athletics...
Posted By yankeesfan
• Padres (31-41) @ WOE (38-33), 7:05pm **G...
Posted By yankeesfan
• Sir Yankee...
Posted By yankeesfan
• Padres-Yanks Gamer II: Breaking Freaking...
Posted By yankeesfan
• Update: Cleveland Inks Ensberg...
Posted By yankeesfan
• Internal Options to Replace Wang?...
Posted By yankeesfan
 
 
 
Add to Google
Add to My Yahoo!
Subscribe in NewsGator Online
Add to Windows Live

Copyright © YankeesGround.com, Inc. All rights reserved 2008.