New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman believes outfielder Giancarlo Stanton will be ready to play by Opening Day.
On Monday, Stanton mentioned that he is feeling 100 percent and is ready to serve as the designated hitter.
Stanton was going to be unavailable for the originally-scheduled Opening Day in late March. He suffered a Grade 1 strain of his right calf in February. However, it sounds like Giancarlo Stanton is making progress, which is great news for the Yankees.
Yankees Stars Should Be Ready
Cashman mentioned that he is optimistic that Stanton will be ready to play on Opening Day. In addition,...
New York Yankees outfielder Aaron Hicks is expected to be ready to play by late July.
The 30-year-old outfielder is coming off Tommy John surgery, but feels he could be ready by the time baseball returns.
Hicks has reportedly been throwing at George M. Steinbrenner Field over the last few weeks. He had Tommy John surgery last October, but feels that his arm strength is at 80 percent and improving each day.
Will Hicks Be Ready By Opening Day?
The hope that baseball returns this year has everyone on the edge of their seats. However, the New York Yankees are expected to be without one of their biggest stars, Aaron Judge, assuming baseball does return this summer.
Yankees general manager Brian Cashman disclosed that despite growing optimism, outfielder Aaron Judge is not likely going to return until around the summertime.
What Happened to Judge?
Judge was diagnosed with a stress fracture in his right rib from early March. It is believed...
New York Yankees starting pitcher Luis Severino will miss the 2020 season, as it was announced today he'll need Tommy John surgery.
The Yankees made the biggest splash in free agency when they signed former Houston Astros ace Gerrit Cole to a record-setting nine-year, $32 million deal. But the rest of their starting rotation has thinned considerably since then.
Severino was shut down a week ago after complaining about forearm discomfort. It's the same discomfort the 26-year-old has felt since the American League Championship Series against the Astros last season.
A two-time All-Star, Severino was expected to be the No. 2...