Who has been helped and hurt the most by the art of pitch framing?
framing at the plate. That's at least partially explained by sharing a division with guys like Christian Vazquez, Brian McCann , Jose Molina, and Caleb Joseph. All those guys are established or developing quality receivers. Framing for pitchers
Yankees are back in town, and this time Royals are in first place
The Yankees (67-61) are seeking a fifth consecutive win after sweeping the Chicago White Sox over the weekend. Brian McCann hit a pinch-hit three-run homer in the 10th inning in Sunday's 7-4 victory. New York, which plays its next
McCann hits 2-run homer
Brian McCann hits a 2-run homer in the 8th-inning to help lead the Yankees to a 7-1 win over the Pirates.
McCann lifts Yankees past Red Sox
Brian McCann on his multi-home run effort in the Yankees' win over the Red Sox.
Blowing up: Bad day for closers
expect to have SS Hanley Ramirez (oblique) back from the DL on Sunday. The Yankees activated C Brian McCann from the concussion DL on Sunday. McCann played as if he never left, going 0-for-4. Teammate Masahiro Tanaka had an encouraging weekend
single, and the fourth-place Astros (53-73) won for the third time in four meetings with the Yankees this season. Brian McCann hit a two-run homer, and Martin Prado had three hits for the Yankees. David Robertson (1-4) walked consecutive
Chopcast: Braves in thick of tight NL playoff race
found themselves with their backs against the wall in a playoff race, the foundation was different. Chipper Jones and Brian McCann were still in uniform. So were Martin Prado and Michael Bourn. The pitching staff deferred to the likes of Tim Hudson
New York Yankees at Tampa Bay Rays game preview
We've had some tough losses in this stretch, and now we have a chance to win a series," manager Joe Girardi said. Brian McCann could be back behind the plate for Hiroki Kuroda (7-8, 4.03) after spending six games on the concussion list
McCann excited to be a Yankee
Brian McCann talks about joining the Yankees.
for 6. Brantley is 3 for 9 with a home run off Kuroda. New York placed catcher Brian McCann on the seven-day concussion list before Saturday's game. McCann , with two homers and four RBIs during a five-game hitting streak, was hit in