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|New York Yankees 10-04-2022|
| Breaking News |
|Saturday, September 17th, 2022: New York's Butler Asked for Trade. Fact or Fiction?|
Allegedly, Millard Butler has asked to be traded from New York. It is rumored that he is unhappy with fans and the team management and that maybe the pressure and demands of playing here are too great.
|Friday, September 16th, 2022: Mercado Raps 300-th Roundtripper|
"I wasn't trying to hit a homer. I just wanted to make contact."
That's what Pedro Mercado told reporters after he made baseball history today at Edison International Field. The prolific slugger belted home run #300 in the Anaheim Angels 5-3 victory over the New York Yankees.
The standout second baseman collected 1 hit in 4 at-bats with 1 run batted in and 1 run scored.
"I guess this puts me in baseball's elite," said Mercado. "I don't feel any different. I probably should, but I don't. Still, it is a nice achievement. I did get a little excited, didn't I?"
For his career Mercado has batted .294 and hit 300 home runs.
|Sunday, September 11th, 2022: Turner Expresses Desire to Leave Yankees?|
It is unknown at this time if there is any truth to the rumor that New York's John Turner has asked his team for a trade. Insiders indicate the reliever may not be happy with the club management. So far, the team's owners have refused to comment.
|Player||Injury||Out for...||Disabled List Status|
|SS Robert McAuley||damaged meniscus (knee)||2 days||On DL, eligible for return|
|P Paul Humphrey||torn back muscle||6-7 months||31 day(s) left (60-day DL)|| |
|Record overall||81-81, .500 PCT|
|Position in Division||3rd, 12.0 GB|
|Record at home||38-43, .469 PCT|
|Record on the road||43-38, .531 PCT|
|Record in X-inning games||5-3, .625 PCT|
|Record in one-run games||17-19, .472 PCT|
|Record versus LHP||21-19, .525 PCT|
|Record versus RHP||60-62, .492 PCT|
|Record last 10 games||5-5, .500 PCT|
|Record in April||12-12, .500 PCT|
|Record in May||15-12, .556 PCT|
|Record in June||14-14, .500 PCT|
|Record in July||10-15, .400 PCT|
|Record in August||13-16, .448 PCT|
|Record in September||15-12, .556 PCT|
|Record in October||2-0, 1.000 PCT|
|Team Batting Stats & Rankings|
|Batting Average||.275 - 11th in AL|
|On-Base Percentage||.352 - 10th in AL|
|Slugging Percentage||.444 - 10th in AL|
|On-Base + Slugging||.796 - 11th in AL|
|Runs Scored||926 - 8th in AL|
|Hits||1561 - 10th in AL|
|Extra-Base Hits||567 - 9th in AL|
|Home Runs||176 - 10th in AL|
|Bases-On-Balls||614 - 9th in AL|
|Strikeouts||893 - 5th in AL|
|Stolen Bases||156 - 5th in AL|
|Team Pitching Stats & Rankings|
|Earned Run Average ||5.25 - 4th in AL|
|Starters' ERA||5.32 - 3rd in AL|
|Bullpen ERA||5.11 - 3rd in AL|
|Runs allowed||904 - 3rd in AL|
|Hits allowed||1454 - 1st in AL|
|Opponents AVG||.261 - 1st in AL|
|BABIP||.276 - 1st in AL|
|Home Runs allowed||220 - 6th in AL|
|Bases-On-Balls||713 - tied for 9th in AL|
|Strikeouts||876 - 7th in AL|