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CHRIS CAPUANO RUMORS

Preview: Yankees at Red Sox (8/1/14)

Chris Capuano (0-0, 3.00 ERA) returns to Boston to take on John Lackey (11-7, 3.60 ERA) and the Red Sox. In his first start for New York, Capuano allowed two runs in six innings walking and K-ing four. He started the season pitching for Boston but was designated for assignment on June 25 after going 1-1 with a 4.55 ERA in 28 relief appearances. “It was a tough last month with...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Dragonfly narrowly avoids death by pitch

Chris Capuano nearly pulled a Randy Johnson move Saturday afternoon. Johnson famously killed a bird with a fastball during 2001 spring training with the Arizona Diamondbacks. Capuano, an ex-Boston Red Sox pitcher making his first start for the New York Yankees, almost did the same thing to a dragonfly at Yankee Stadium. Your browser does not support iframes. The bug was inches away...
Via NESN.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Capuano nearly hits dragonfly with pitch (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.New York Yankees pitcher Chris Capuano nearly hit a dragonfly with a pitch in the early innings of Saturday's game against Toronto.YES Network slow-motion cameras captured the moment as a dragonfly passed just below Capuano's pitch as it was heading towards the plate. The dragonfly it wasn't flying an inch higher, or else it would...
Via Holdout Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

New Yankee Capuano relieved to be back as a starting pitcher

The Red Sox’s trash is the Yankees treasure. Less than a month after Boston released journeyman Chris Capuano, the Yankees are counting on the 35-year-old left-hander to help in their run to the postseason. They are giving him the ball Saturday afternoon against the Blue Jays — less than two days after acquiring him from the Rockies for cash considerations. Capuano spent the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Preview: Yankees vs Blue Jays (7/26/14)

Newly acquired Chris Capuano (1-1, 4.55 ERA) makes his first start in pinstripes against Drew Hutchison (6-8, 4.54 ERA) and the Jays. The Yankees acquired Capuano from the Rockies on Thursday in exchange for cash considerations and threw him right into the rotation. He was 1-0 with a 2.79 ERA in four Minor League starts with Colorado. “It was nice to hit a reset button,” Capuano...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Ex-Red Sox Chris Capuano To Start For Yankees Vs. Blue Jays On Saturday

Chris Capuano’s crossover will become official Saturday when the former Boston Red Sox pitcher starts for the New York Yankees against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. Capuano, who was released by the Red Sox on July 1 after being designated for assignment, was acquired by the Yankees from the Colorado Rockies on Thursday in exchange for cash considerations. He will join...
Via NESN.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees Rumors: New York interested in Rockies' Jorge De La Rosa

The New York Yankees are on the lookout for another starting pitcher. They have already acquired Chris Capuano and Brandon McCarthy, but they are in need of at least one more due to injuries in their starting rotation.Yesterday, the Yankees were in discussions about a trade that would send Ian Kennedy to New York, as I wrote for Sports Rumor Alert, but Chris Cotillo of MLBDailyDish...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Evil Ones Scoop Up Another Ex-Red Sox Pitcher

(Boston Herald Photo By: Christopher Evans)You might want to get used to this. After all, Jon Lester may be wearing the dreaded pinstripes in another few months. Anyway, word is that The Bronx Embalmers have acquired former Boston lefty Chris Capuano from the Rockies for "cash considerations". What makes this even worse is that Capuano is a native of West Springfield, Massachusetts...
Via FenwayNation
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees Acquire Chris Capuano From the Rockies

Jared Wickerham/Getty Images) The Yankees have made another incremental move this afternoon, they have acquired left-handed veteran Chris Capuano from the Colorado Rockies for cash considerations. Capuano started the season with the Boston Red Sox as the primary long man for the Sox. In 28 appearances he went 1-1 with a 4.55 ERA over 31.2 innings. He was released by Boston on July...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Yankees Acquire Chris Capuano From Rockies For Cash Considerations

Chris Capuano is returning to the American League East. The New York Yankees acquired the left-handed pitcher from the Colorado Rockies for cash considerations, the team announced Thursday. Capuano began the 2013-14 season with the Boston Red Sox, going 1-1 with a 4.55 ERA and 29 strikeouts in 28 relief appearances. The Red Sox released the 35-year-old on July 1, and he signed a...
Via NESN.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss
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