The Pittsburgh Pirates announced that right-handed pitcher Tyler Yates had successful Tommy John surgery yesterday afternoon to repair a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow.
Tyler Yates has assumed a big role in the makeup of the Pirates bullpen. The Pirates dealt minor league pitcher Todd Redmond to Atlanta for Yates late in spring training.
The Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired right-handed pitcher Tyler Yates from the Atlanta Braves in exchange for minor league pitcher Todd Redmond.
The Braves have made their first trade of the spring. The Braves Show's Bill Shanks has more.
The Braves Show's Bill Shanks talks with Braves' reliever Tyler Yates.
Here's an annual event here on The Braves Show, and this year I'm moving it over to the premium side since this has become the premiere location for Braves' discussion on this website.
December 31, 2007
The Braves bullpen broke last season, and General Manager John Schuerholz seems to have fixed it. The Braves Show's Bill Shanks talks with several members of the revamped bullpen about the upcoming season.
NYfansonly.com looks at the peripheral stats of the Norfolk pitchers. There are a few pitchers from Norfolk that are ready to contribute at the Major League level. We will look at the pitchers who logged a minimum of 40 innings with Norfolk and spent a majority of the season pitching for the Tides.
November 19, 2004