Latest Mike Tauchman News

Yankees get Stanton back on cusp of clinching AL East

Sep. 18, 2019 5:55 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton has returned to the Yankees lineup with New York on the cusp of clinching a division title. Stanton will bat fifth and play left field Wednesday night against the Los Angeles Angels. He has been out since June 25 after straining the posterior cruciate ligament in his right...

Yanks' Stanton to be activated Wednesday or Thursday

Sep. 17, 2019 11:38 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton will be back with the New York Yankees on Wednesday or Thursday, hoping to salvage an injury-decimated season. Stanton has been limited to nine games this year and will see time at designated hitter and left field, an unsettled position for much of the season. The...

Tauchman 30th Yankee on IL; Stanton HRs in simulated game

Sep. 10, 2019 5:07 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Outfielder Mike Tauchman became the New York Yankees' 30th player on the injured list this year, the most in the major leagues in at least 15 years. The 28-year-old strained his left calf Sunday and is expected to miss the rest of the season. New York made the roster move retroactive to...

Yankees end Boston's three-year run atop AL East, win 5-0

Sep. 9, 2019 11:56 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The music blared in the clubhouse behind the door to manager Aaron Boone's office — "New York, New York" was playing through the speakers, and a few voices could be heard joining in on the lyrics. The New York Yankees had an extra reason to be happy after ending their longtime rivals'...

Yanks' Tauchman out 6-8 weeks with calf strain, may be done

Sep. 9, 2019 7:46 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Mike Tauchman's impressive first season with the New York Yankees might have come to an abrupt end. The outfielder is expected to be sidelined for six to eight weeks after sustaining a Grade 2 strain in his left calf while fielding a ball in Sunday night's 10-5 win over the Boston Red Sox....

Torres, Tauchman, Judge homer, Yankees beat Boston 10-5

Sep. 9, 2019 1:51 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The Bronx Bombers have a new record for home runs and 18 games still to go. Gleyber Torres, Mike Tauchman, Aaron Judge hit home runs as the New York Yankees broke the franchise record for homers in a season Sunday night in a 10-5 win over the Red Sox. "Today was really good to see because I...

Yankees' Tauchman pulled from game with left calf injury

Sep. 8, 2019 11:06 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Yankees left fielder Mike Tauchman has been pulled from a game at Fenway Park with an injury to his left calf. Tauchman limped off after fielding a routine single hit by Boston's Brock Holt in the fourth inning Sunday night. He stopped just before the ball reached him and was favoring his...

Yanks' streak without shutout ended at 220 by Minor, Rangers

Sep. 2, 2019 8:45 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — During the month leading up to the July 31 trade deadline, Mike Minor heard often he might wind up pitching in the Bronx. Whatever the Yankees had in mind, this certainly wasn't it. Minor and two relievers became the first pitchers in 221 tries to shut out New York's vaunted lineup, helping...

Lifelong Yankee fan Mike Ford walks off NY to sink A's, 5-4

Sep. 1, 2019 5:52 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Through Little League and high school, three years in the Ivy League and six more in the minors, Mike Ford held onto his childhood dream. The local kid, a lifelong Yankee fan, hitting a winning homer in the Bronx. All these years, seemed too good to be true. "I don't think it's set in yet,"...

Profar offsets blown double play, lifts A's over Yankees 8-2

Aug. 30, 2019 11:32 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Sold-out Yankee Stadium cheered when crew chief Jim Reynolds took off his headset, pointed to second base and signaled safe. Then he looked toward first and did the same, and the Bronx reached another level of bedlam. "That wasn't ideal," Oakland starter Brett Anderson said. Wasn't enough...