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Yankees Minor League Report 7/31/14: All Of These Guys are Still Here? Cashman Failed!

Scranton (Defeated Gwinnett, 8-4) 2B Robert Refsnyder:  2-for-5, 2 RBI, RS Back over .300 at this level (.301).  Been a bit of a yo-yo lately between being over that line and under it. UTIL Jose Pirela:  3-for-5, 2B (16), 3B (7), 2 RBI, RS Played LF tonight, where he has played most of the season. 

Yankees Make Several Moves At the Trading Deadline

As someone who blogs mostly about the Yankees minor league system, the trade deadline is typically an exciting time – which of their bigger name read more

Yankees Minor League Report 7/30/14: Pete O’Brien Hits a Pair of Home Runs; Ty Hensley Debuts For Staten Island

Scranton (Lost to Gwinnett, 3-1) 3B Rob Segedin:  1-for-4, RBI 6-for-35 with eight RBI since promotion 2B Robert Refsnyder:  0-for-2, BB, SAC The next Derek Jeter!  Always willing to bunt even if he is one of the best hitters on the team.  Hitting .298/.404/.494 in 168 AB since promotion C/1B Austin Romine:  2-for-3, 2B (14),

Yankees Minor League Report 7/29/14: Luis Severino Continues to Dazzle; Aaron Judge Continues to Walk; Eric Jagielo Goes Yard

Scranton (Lost to Gwinnett, 6-5) UTIL Jose Pirela:  3-for-5, 3B (6), RBI, RS Second consecutive 3-hit performance. 2B/RF Robert Refsnyder:  2-for-4, RBI, RS, BB, K, CS (4) Back over .300 here (.301).  Played RF again today, with Pirela at 2B. C John Ryan Murphy:  0-for-3, SF, RBI .236/.277/.346 in 127 AB 1B Kyle Roller:  2-for-4

Yankees Minor League Report 7/28/14: Gary Sanchez Goes Yard; Aaron Judge Draws Four Walks

Scranton (Defeated Pawtucket, 6-4) 2B/RF Robert Refsnyder:  2-for-4, 2B (10), 2 RS 24-for-96 in July (.250) with 11 walks C John Ryan Murphy:  1-for-4, RBI 12-for-36 (.333) in last ten games 2B Jose Pirela:  3-for-4, 2 RS 7-for-37 slide entering this game. 3B Rob Segedin:  0-for-4, 4 K According to my advanced minor league metrics,

Yankees Minor League Report 7/27/14: Highlights from Yesterday’s Action

Just some general highlights from yesterday: RHP Brian Mitchell tossed a gem for Scranton (7 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 6 K)  This comes on the heals of tossing five scoreless innings in his previous start.    Mitchell is one of those "big stuff, mixed read more

Yankees Minor League Report 7/26/14: Jake Cave Has Huge Night in Trenton; Tyler Wade Collects 4 Hits; Pete O’Brien Hits #31; Miguel Andujar Homers

Scranton (Lost to Pawtucket, 8-5) C John Ryan Murphy:  2-for-4, 2 RBI, K11-for-35 in last ten games.  Seems to be past his slump now.2B/RF Robert Refsnyder:  0-for-4, RBI, RS, BB, 2 K 10-for-44 since ASB with four walks and 12 strikeouts UTIL Jose Pirela:  1-for-4, RS, BB, K6-for-38 since ASBOF Zoilo Almonte:  0-for-4, BB, 3

Yankees Minor League Report 7/25/14: Greg Bird With Walk-Off Hit; Miguel Andujar Homers; Tyler Wade is Jealous of Ichiro

Scranton (Pummeled by Pawtucket, 10-2) 2B Robert Refsnyder:  1-for-3, RS, BB, KHitting .299 in 154 AB at this level with 26 walks and 36 strikeouts. OF Zoilo Almonte:  1-for-4, RBI3B Rob Segedin:  1-for-45-for-19 since joining level; .274/.382/.413 in 303 AB overall1B Kyle Roller:  1-for-3, 2B (13), RBI, BB .299/.391/.546 in 324 AB between Trenton/Scranton UTIL

Yankees Minor League Report 7/24/14: Zoilo Almonte Goes Deep Three Times; Robert Refsnyder, Tyler Austin, and Greg Bird Also Homer; Latest from Luis Severino; Abiatal Avelino Back with Charleston, Though Tyler Wade Steals the Show

Scranton (Swept DH from Gwinnett, 12-4 and 4-1)OF Zoilo Almonte:  4-for-6, 3 HR (16), 7 RBI, 3 RS, 2 KThe beauty of this is that it all came in one game, as he did not play in Game 2.  Let us hope the reasoning for that is that he is on his way to New

Yankees Minor League Report 7/23/14: Tyler Austin Remains Hot; Brady Lail “Earns” First Tampa Victory

ScrantonGame was suspended in the third inning, Scranton up 8-0.  Zoilo Almonte has two home runs (15) and four runs batted in thus far in this game. ————————— Trenton (Defeated New Hampshire, 5-2) 1B/3B/OF Tyler Austin:  2-for-4, 2B (14), HR (5), 4 RBI, RS .265/.322/.387 in 302 AB Austin has been hitting very well lately.

Yankees Minor League Report 7/22/14: Rob Segedin Hits Grand Slam; Robert Refsnyder Adds Three Hits; Latest from Manny Banuelos; Greg Bird Homers for Tampa

In the GCL today, bonus baby Leonardo Molina hit his first professional HR.  The 16-year old CF is hitting .205/.308/.307 in his first 88 professional AB…SS Abiatal Avelino continued his rehab today, going 2-for-4 with a pair of doubles and two runs scored.  The 19-year old hit .294/.349/.387 in 119 AB for Charleston earlier this

Yankees Minor League Report: DePaula to Padres for Chase Headley

The Yankees acquired third baseman Chase Headley from the San Diego Padres today for minor league RHP Rafael DePaula and major league utility player Yangveris Solarte. If you have followed the read more

Yankees Minor League Report 7/21/14: Rob Segedin Debuts in Scranton; Gary Sanchez Homers; Pete O’Brien Hits #30; Latest from Ian Clarkin; Luis Torrens Extends Streak to 17

Scranton (Defeated Gwinnett, 2-1) C John Ryan Murphy:  2-for-3, KGood to see the bat possibly coming back to life3B Rob Segedin:  0-for-3, SF, RBI, K Triple-A debut for Segedin 2B/RF Robert Refsnyder:  1-for-4, 2B (7), RBI, KIt is a bit odd to me what they are doing with Refsnyder – started him in RF tonight.

Yankees Minor League Report 7/20/14: Big Offensive Day in Scranton; Eric Jagielo and Dante Bichette Both Homer; Miguel Sulbaran Continues Hot Streak

Scranton (Crushed Charlotte, 16-5) C John Ryan Murphy:  2-for-3, 2B (8), 3 RBI, RS, SF, BB, KI write often about players needing a good game…..that applies to Murphy, who has scuffled for pretty much the entire time since his demotion. OF Zoilo Almonte:  3-for-6, 2 2B (15), 2 RS, 2 KThey really need to allow

Yankees Minor League Report 7/19/14: Luis Severino Impresses in Trenton Debut; Caleb Smith Impresses in Tampa Debut; Tyler Wade Collects Four Hits

Scranton (Lost to Charlotte, 7-0) 2B/RF Robert Refsnyder:  0-for-4, KHe has obviously been hot most of the year, but is now 2-for-14 since ASB, dropping his average below .300 at this level.  He did take a turn in RF today. UTIL Jose Pirela:  0-for-3, BB, K1-for-13 since ASB.  Played 2B tonight.OF Taylor Dugas:  1-for-3OF Zoilo

Yankees Minor League Report 7/18/14: Dante Bichette’s Streak Reaches 20; Rob Segedin Slugs Three Doubles; Brady Lail Debuts in Tampa

Scranton:OF Zoilo Almonte:  2-for-4, 2B (13), 2 RS, BB, KC John Ryan Murphy:  1-for-4, RBI, RS2B Robert Refsnyder:  1-for-5, K Seems like he has been back to playing mostly 2B again UTIL Jose Pirela:  1-for-5, KMeanwhile, Pirela's time in RF has increasedOF Taylor Dugas: 0-for-4, K UTIL Adonis Garcia:  1-for-4, RBIPlaying some 3B recently, which

Yankees Minor League Report 7/17/14: Jake Cave Debuts in Trenton; Greg Bird Homers; Jacob Lindgren Strikes Out Side for Tampa; Dante Bichette Up to 19; Miguel Andujar Doubles Three Times in Sweep

Scranton (Lost to Charlotte, 9-5) 2B Robert Refsnyder:  1-for-5, RS, 2 K1B Kyle Roller:  2-for-4, HR (9), RBI, RS, 2 K18th HR in 81 games between Trenton/Scranton UTIL Jose Pirela:  0-for-5, RBI, KScranton's lone rep in the ASG earlier this weekOF Zoilo Almonte:  1-for-5, 2B (12), RBI, RS, K C John Ryan Murphy:  0-for-4, 2

Yankees Minor League Report 7/16/14: Dante Bichette’s Streak Reaches 18; Eric Jagielo Finally Returns; Rafael DePaula Continues to Pitch Well

Tampa (Lost to Palm Beach, 3-2) 3B Dante Bichette:  1-for-4, 2B (23), RSHitting streak jumps to 18.    He has seven doubles in 14 July games, and has gone from minor league fodder to someone that will reach Double-A coming off of a good season (provided an 0-for-45 isn't coming, which is always in the

Yankees Minor League Report 7/15/14: “Promotion” is the Word of the Day

Not much action in the minors today, as Scranton, Trenton, and Tampa were all off and Charleston was rained out. This was as good a day as any for the Yankees to make some promotion news… As you may have heard already, Luis Severino has been, shall we say, aggressively promoted to Trenton.  Make no

Yankees Minor League Report 7/14/14: Dante Bichette Extends to 17; Miguel Sulbaran Continues To Roll

Trenton (Lost to Akron, 5-2, in 10 innings) C Gary Sanchez:  1-for-4, RBI, BB, 2 K.270/.339/.420 in 293 AB with 45 runs batted in.3B Rob Segedin:  2-for-5, K .268/.378/.398 in 269 AB: 19-for-47 (.404) with seven XBH in July 1B/3B/OF Tyler Austin:  2-for-4.248/.309/.358 in 274 ABCF Mason Williams:  0-for-5.206/.282/.275 in 349 AB; 8-for-58 in July