Listed here are some notable nuggets that occurred throughout Yankees’ spring coaching motion on Thursday:
Miguel Andujar has been one thing of a forgotten man this spring, however he had half of the Yankees’ 4 hits in opposition to the Phillies, together with a double to the hole. The third baseman/left fielder seems ticketed for Triple-A until he’s traded by the top of camp.
After giving up two residence runs final Saturday in opposition to the Blue Jays, Michael King received taken deep by Bryce Harper for a two-run shot. Nonetheless, Aaron Boone mentioned the multi-inning reliever was “rather a lot crisper [with] higher command,” this time round.
Caught my eye
Joely Rodriguez made his first recreation look since final Thursday, when his velocity dropped noticeably. After treating a pinched nerve in his neck, Rodriguez was again as much as 92-93 mph this Thursday in a scoreless two-thirds of an inning.
Gerrit Cole is scheduled to make his last Grapefruit League begin in Lakeland, Fla. in opposition to the Tigers at 1:05 p.m., however iffy climate threatens to throw a wrench into these plans.