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Wednesday, April 03, 2019

Another one down: Yanks’ Tulo leaves with strained left calf

Who has April 3rd in the pool?

Yankees shortstop Troy Tulowitzki has been pulled from a game with a strained left calf and taken to a hospital for further testing, another blow for the majors’ most hobbled club.

Jim Furtado Posted: April 03, 2019 at 08:25 PM | 33 comment(s)
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Friday, March 29, 2019

‘We can hurt you from anywhere’ – Tulowitzki on Yankees

Troy Tulowitzki believes the New York Yankees have one of the deepest line-ups in MLB.

Tulowitzki hit ninth and went one for four with a strikeout in New York’s 7-2 Opening Day win over the Baltimore Orioles on Thursday.

The 34-year-old shortstop, who was making his team debut, was asked about batting last when he met with reporters after the game.

“To be at the bottom of the order, that was different for me,” Tulowitzki said. “Just goes to show how good it is, it really doesn’t matter. In this line-up, we can hurt you from anywhere.”

Rather tough talk from someone who (if the last few years mean anything, as the full article notes) seems to be made of Waterford crystal….

 

QLE Posted: March 29, 2019 at 08:52 AM | 0 comment(s)
  Beats: troy tulowitzki, yankees

Monday, March 11, 2019

The long, rewarding road back for Yankees’ Troy Tulowitzki

TAMPA, Fla.—A slow-played Sunday morning found half the New York Yankees boarding a bus bound for Lakeland, many with a paper coffee cup in one hand, a paper plate of eggs in the other, a bat bag slung over one shoulder. The rest stayed behind to play the Pittsburgh Pirates.

An hour’s an hour, and the disappearance of just the one served to heighten gravity’s devilish pull on another day like the one before and the one before that.

Reggie Jackson, he’s 72 now, padded into the clubhouse, nodded good morning and, on the fly, paged through a print edition of the New York Post. Ron Guidry, 68, unhurriedly chased wisps of steam from his black coffee. Willie Randolph, 64, stopped, said his oldest grandchild is 10 now and that he lives near enough to them all to see them grow, then smiled at wherever the years go.

A spring training slice-of-life, and a reminder that this is the season where hope springs forever eternal.

QLE Posted: March 11, 2019 at 09:42 AM | 1 comment(s)
  Beats: comeback, spring training, troy tulowitzki, yankees

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Spring training roundup: Tulowitzki relishes HR against Jays

Troy Tulowitzki homered in his first spring at-bat with the New York Yankees, the blast coming against the team that released him as part of a 3-0 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday at Tampa, Fla.

Tulowitzki was let go by Toronto in December and is trying to revive his once-standout career with the Yankees. He delivered a message to the Blue Jays with his shot off right-hander Marcus Stroman as his first-inning swing sent the ball over the wall in the right-field corner.

“No doubt about it, it was definitely extra special,” Tulowitzki told reporters afterward. “It was a team that basically told me I couldn’t play anymore. It is spring training. It is what it is. But it was a big day for myself.”

REVENGE!!!!!

 

QLE Posted: February 26, 2019 at 05:41 AM | 5 comment(s)
  Beats: revenge, spring training, troy tulowitzki

 

 

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