With the release of the 2018 NFL schedule for all teams, it appears the league has listened to some complaints from players about playing away games on Sundays after playing Monday night games on the road.
Limited Mens Tyler Higbee Jersey Pro Football Talk notes five NFL teams had to face back-to-back road games fewer than seven days a part last season, but the 2018 schedule shows that won’t be an issue for next season.
A night after going 4 for 4, Stanton had his second three-strikeout game this season to go along with a pair of five-strikeout games.
Released during spring training and re-signed last week, 1B Adam Lind made his season debut for the Yankees’ Class A farm team in Tampa and went 3 for 3 with a double, walk and RBI.
Limited Curtis Samuel Jersey Twins: OF Byron Buxton (migraines) will go to extended spring training after fouling a ball off his left foot Sunday during a rehab assignment with Class A Fort Myers.
Yankees: 3B Brandon Drury (migraines) is on track to start a rehab assignment Wednesday with Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
RHP Sonny Gray (1-1, 8.27 ERA), who has totaled just 16 1/3 innings in four starts, is on the mound for the Yankees on Wednesday night, when RHP Lance Lynn (0-1, 6.00) starts for Minnesota. Lynn’s only previous outing against the Yankees was a five-hit shutout for St. Louis in 2014.
We won that game because of what TA did, catcher Austin Romine said. He’s becoming a force up there at the plate.
Lynn allowed six runs and seven hits over 3 2/3 innings in his fourth start for the Twins.
They capitalize on pretty much every mistake it feels like, he said.
Needing a fresh arm in the bullpen that could provide long relief, Minnesota plans to designate right-hander Tyler Kinley for assignment Thursday and make a corresponding roster move.
Twins: Lynn rolled his left ankle while fielding a fourth-inning comebacker. He made an accurate throw to the plate, but came up hobbling and remained in the game for two more batters. I’m sure he’ll get it treated. We’re not anticipating him missing any time, Molitor Abraham Almonte Authentic Jersey said. … Gold Glove CF Byron Buxton did not play in extended spring training as planned and instead had his left big toe drained. Buxton is on the disabled list, retroactive to April 15, due to migraine symptoms that have cleared up, but he fouled a ball off his foot Sunday during a rehab assignment with Class A Fort Myers. It’s unclear if he’ll be able to return to the lineup this weekend against Cincinnati.