Giancarlo Stanton (calf) would be in Yankees’ lineup if games were being played, Aaron Boone says

Giancarlo Stanton (calf) would be in Yankees’ lineup if games were being played, Aaron Boone says

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Yankees slugger Giancarlo Stanton has made steady progress with his strained right calf injury this month, New York manager Aaron Boone said Monday.cheap nfl jerseys nike In an interview on the YES Network, Boone spoke about Stanton's road back from a Grade 1 strain, diagnosed last month, saying, "If we were ready to start spring training games, he'd be ready to go." Stanton played in just 18 games last season due to a number of injuries, and he batted .288 with three home runs in 59 at-bats. He hit 38 homers in his first season with the Yankees in 2018, one year after going deep a career-high 59 times with the Marlins in 2017.buy nike nfl jerseys cheap "G's doing great," Boone said. "He's been hitting now for a few…
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Cubs’ Rachel Folden is swinging away at stigma that ‘women can’t coach baseball’

Cubs’ Rachel Folden is swinging away at stigma that ‘women can’t coach baseball’

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Several days later at practice, Folden's softball coach, Shonda Stanton, made an announcement. She was issuing team punishments, she said; several players had committed infractions. A few of Folden's teammates were chastised because their grades had fallen below the team standard. But not Folden -- in her case, Stanton had received a stern note from Folden's computing professor, who was displeased that Folden's statistical deep dive had overridden her attention to spreadsheet builds. "My coach loves to tell people how the only thing she had to punish me for in four years was looking up statistics during class," Folden says, laughing. "I've always been a data nerd."nike nfl jerseys cheap She has expertly incorporated that love of number-crunching into her career, first as a pro player for the Chicago Bandits…
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Blue Jays president says 4 weeks of spring training needed before season

Blue Jays president says 4 weeks of spring training needed before season

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With no sign of when training camps can resume, Blue Jays president Mark Shapiro says he thinks Major League Baseball would need at least a month of workouts and exhibition games before regular-season play can begin. Opening Day has been postponed until at least mid-May because of the coronavirus pandemic. "Knowing that so many players are not even having any access to throwing at all or hitting at all, but most importantly just throwing, and probably limited access to just training and exercise, it's hard to imagine we could get ready in less than four weeks," Shapiro said in a teleconference with Toronto reporters.cheap nfl jerseys china nike "I do think that we're, by and large, waiting for some sort of flattening of the curve and recognition that we have…
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Yankees’ Aaron Judge says rib improving, also had collapsed lung

Yankees’ Aaron Judge says rib improving, also had collapsed lung

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New York Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge told reporters Friday that his fractured rib is improving, and he also disclosed that he suffered a partially collapsed lung. Two weeks ago, manager Aaron Boone said a fractured rib revealed by a CT scan was why Judge had been suffering tightness in his shoulder and pectoral area, thus significantly limiting his baseball activities since early February. The Yankees never divulged the pneumothorax, commonly called a collapsed lung. Judge said a scheduled CT scan Friday showed the pneumothorax had fully healed and that had been slight progress in the healing of the rib. Judge said he would have another test in a few weeks "and go from there." With the season delayed because of the coronavirus pandemic, Judge likely will have time to heal…
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Nationals release reliever Hunter Strickland

Nationals release reliever Hunter Strickland

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The Washington Nationals released relief pitcher Hunter Strickland on Saturday.nike cheap nfl jerseys Unconditionally releasing Strickland and David Hernandez were among a handful of moves made by the Nationals. They also optioned Jake Noll, Ben Braymer, Aaron Barrett and Kyle McGowin to Triple A and assigned Jacob Wilson, Brandon Snyder, Taylor Gushue, JB Shuck, Dakota Bacus, Bryan Bonnell and Wil Crowe to minor league camp. Strickland was a trade-deadline pickup for Washington last season. The 31-year-old appeared in 24 regular-season games but none in the playoffs as the Nationals won the World Series.nfl nike jerseys cheap china Strickland before that was most known around Washington for plunking and brawling with ex-Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper in 2018. Strickland spent his first five major league seasons with San Francisco. He was with…
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2B Joe Panik added to major league roster by Blue Jays

2B Joe Panik added to major league roster by Blue Jays

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Second baseman Joe Panik was added to the 40-man major league roster by the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday.nfl nike jerseys for cheap Toronto selected the contract of the 29-year-old from Triple-A Buffalo and placed right-hander Yennsy Diaz on the 60-day injured list with a right lat strain. Panik gets a one-year contract paying a $2.85 million salary while in the major leagues and a $195,000 salary in the minors. He can earn $150,000 in performance bonuses based on plate appearances: $50,000 each for 400, 450 and 500 plate appearances.nike cheap nfl jerseys Panik hit .381 with a triple, two home runs and five RBIs in 21 at-bats over 10 spring training games. The left-handed hitter batted .244 with five homers and 39 RBI in 438 at-bats last year for…
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Yankees’ Zack Britton escapes with only wrist bruise after being hit by line drive

Yankees’ Zack Britton escapes with only wrist bruise after being hit by line drive

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New York Yankees reliever Zack Britton suffered a bruised right wrist after he was hit by a line drive during a simulated game Wednesday. The Yankees said X-rays and a CT scan were negative.cheap nfl nike jerseys china Britton was pitching in his second inning when he got hurt on the drive off the bat of Erik Kratz. The 32-year-old left-hander walked off the mound and to shallow left field while holding his wrist. He kept his right arm still and appeared to be in pain while walking off the field with athletic trainer Gene Monahan. Up until that point, it had been a good day on the injury front for the Yankees. Giancarlo Stanton faced pitching for the first time since straining his right calf on Feb. 26 and…
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Cardinals’ Paul Goldschmidt sidelined several more games by sore right elbow

Cardinals’ Paul Goldschmidt sidelined several more games by sore right elbow

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St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Paul Goldschmidt will be out for several more games because of a sore right elbow. The Cardinals limited Goldschmidt's throwing during the start of spring training, and he made his first two exhibition starts as a designated hitter. He has not played since Sunday.nike nfl jerseys cheap paypal Goldschmidt, 32, hit .260 with 34 homers and 97 RBIs last year for the NL Central champions after the Cardinals acquired him in an offseason trade with Arizona. His batting average was more than 30 points below his career average. Right-hander Miles Mikolas was scheduled to play catch on Wednesday as part of his rehabilitation from a flexor tendon injury in his throwing arm. The 2018 All-Star received a platelet-rich plasma injection on Feb. 18 and is…
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Indians’ Oscar Mercado to have MRI on left wrist

Indians’ Oscar Mercado to have MRI on left wrist

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Cleveland Indians outfielder Oscar Mercado will undergo an MRI on his left wrist, which he injured while making a diving catch in an exhibition game. Manager Terry Francona said Mercado, who had a solid rookie season in 2019, will have the imaging tests on Friday. The team will provide an update on his status once the tests are completed and evaluated.nike nfl jerseys cheap paypal Mercado, 25, was injured when he caught a ball hit by San Francisco's Alex Dickerson in the fourth inning of Thursday's game in Scottsdale. Mercado did not return, and the Indians said the initial diagnosis was that he sustained a sprain. Mercado had hit a two-run homer in the top of the fourth. Cleveland's outfield situation remains fluid, and Mercado's injury is the latest to…
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Orioles’ Trey Mancini to have non-baseball medical procedure

Orioles’ Trey Mancini to have non-baseball medical procedure

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Baltimore outfielder/first baseman Trey Mancini has left the Orioles to undergo what the team is calling "a non-baseball-related medical procedure." Orioles manager Brandon Hyde, who made the announcement after a game at Tampa Bay on Saturday, said Mancini "is going to miss some time" but didn't say how much.cheap nike nfl jerseys china Mancini took to Twitter on Sunday to show his gratitude for the support he has received. The 27-year-old Mancini, who hit .291 with 35 home runs and 97 RBIs in 2019, has played only five games this spring after earlier dealing with flu-like symptoms.nike nfl jerseys cheap paypal Mancini last played on March 2, but left the game after two at-bats. "We love Trey, and we're going to respect his privacy in this thing, and we'll have…
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