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Richards, who will become a free agent at the end of the season, is 5-4 with a 3.66 ERA. He was given the option of undergoing the surgery or taking a non-surgical approach and Joe Morgan Jersey had been weighing the decision overnight.
Coming off the disabled list after being sidelined for a month with two sore hamstrings, Yankees starter Masahiro Tanaka allowed three runs in 4 1/3 innings. He was pulled, as planned, after throwing 80 pitches.
Yankees: 2B Gleyber Torres (hip) will begin to ramp up baseball activities this week, manager Aaron Boone said. The hope is that Torres returns soon after the All-Star break. … C Gary Sanchez (groin) participated in batting practice. Boone says the club will map out a rehab stint of at least one game with a timeline for a return similar to that of Torres.
I cannot predict Tebow will have much statistical impact for fantasy managers, but he is on my mind today because he always seems to be on someone’s mind, and he participated in Wednesday night’s Eastern League All-Star game in Trenton, New Jersey, that colleague Tristan H. Cockcroft http://www.footballsaintsofficialshop.com/Marcus_Davenport_Jersey and I gleefully attended. Tebow batted ninth and assumed the designated hitter spot for the East squad. The left-handed hitter sliced a double just fair down the left field line in his first at-bat against legitimate pitching prospect Beau Burrows, struggling to catch up to his fastball but enjoying the result, and then he was quiet over three appearances thereafter, culminating in a ninth-inning strikeout against another hard-thrower. The game ended in a 4-4 tie.
The All-Star Game might be the crown jewel of All-Star Week — it’s in the name, after all — but for my money, the most exciting game played that week is the Futures Game. Getting a sneak peek at many of baseball’s next stars in a format such as this is always tantalizing, and for many fans who don’t attend a lot of minor league games or watch a lot of streams, this might be the first glimpse at some of these players.
The future comes more quickly than you think for many. Looking at 2017’s Future Game participants, you see a surprisingly long list of players who aren’t just up getting cups http://www.authenticcincinnatiredshop.com/Joe-Morgan-Jersey of coffee but are regular contributing players, including Rhys Hoskins, Jack Flaherty, Ronald Acuna Jr., Rafael Devers and Yoan Moncada. And many more ought to be doing so quite soon — hi, Vladimir Guerrero Jr.!