Michael Pineda 35 | Pitcher

New York Yankees

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July 20, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Pineda (back) is expected to throw two sessions of live batting practice this week, ESPN New York reports. Impact: If all goes well in the batting practice sessions, Pineda could move on to pitching simulated innings or start a rehab assignment, according to manager Joe Girardi. He's still due to return in the middle of August.(RotoWire, )
Sat. July 19, 2014
News: Pineda (back) threw a bullpen session over the All-Star break and received a positive report from pitching coach Larry Rothschild, MLB.com reports. Impact: Pineda has been progressing well since his latest setback and has now been able to throw off a mound for over a week without reporting any pain. The hope is still a mid-August return at the earliest.(RotoWire, )
Sat. July 12, 2014
News: Pineda (back) completed a 25-pitch bullpen session without issue Friday, but a mid-August return to the majors remains his best-case scenario, Bryan Hoch of MLB.com reports. Impact: The Yankees' hopes that Pineda would throw off a mound late this week were fulfilled, but he still has a large portion of his recovery to conclude. Expect him to continue building up his pitch count in the upcoming weeks.(RotoWire, )
Michael Pineda
2014 Season
Ht: 6' 7"  Wt: 260  Age: 25
Bats: R  Throws: R
Born: 1/18/1989, Yaguate, Dominican Republic
College: None
Debut: 2011
Salary: $538,475
Injury Status
ON 60-DAY DL (Muscle strain, right shoulder)