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35 Michael Pineda SP
Height/Weight: 6-7/265 | Birthdate: 1/18/1989 | Birthplace: Yaguate, DR | Bats/Throws: R/R | Team: New York | College: None | MLB Experience: 2 | Salary: $528,475 | Owned/Started%: 51/1 | Average Draft Position: 176.50
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Michael Pineda to throw bullpen session


by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com
(11:00 am ET) Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda, who continues to deal with shoulder inflammation, is scheduled to throw a bullpen session later this week, reports MLB.com. However, Pineda is not expected to return until mid-August at the earliest, the report said.

Michael Pineda plays catch Saturday


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(7/5/2014) Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda played catch at a distance of 90 feet Saturday, as he continues to recover from a case of right shoulder inflammation, MLB.com reports. Pineda has been sidelined since April 23 and is targeting a possible return in August.

Michael Pineda throws 25 pitches without issue Saturday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(6/28/2014) Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda threw 25 pitches at a distance of 60 feet and reported no problems, the New York Post reports.

Pineda had his rehab shut down last Saturday after an MRI revealed inflammation in his right shoulder. He is looking at an August return in a best-case scenario.


Joe Girardi: Michael Pineda won't need another MRI


by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com
(6/22/2014) Yankees manager Joe Girardi downplayed the shoulder inflammation that set back the timetable for pitcher Michael Pineda, reports the Wall Street Journal. Girardi said Pineda will throw on Saturday and won't need a second MRI.

Pineda hasn't pitched since April 23. It appears he won't return until at least August.


Michael Pineda shut down one week with lingering inflammation


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(6/21/2014) Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda's MRI showed he is still dealing with inflammation in his right shoulder Saturday, pushing his timetable back another week.

Pineda, who was initially expected to throw Saturday, will not rest again until next Saturday, in the hopes that extra time off will help the injury calm down. Pineda has been out since April 23, and has suffered a number of setbacks and is likely out until at least August. 


Michael Pineda getting MRI Friday


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(6/20/2014) Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda will undergo an MRI on his back Friday, according to the YES Network.

Pineda hasn't experienced a setback, or anything like that. It's customary for a player with his injury to get an MRI a few weeks later in order to make sure the injury is healing properly. Pineda has been sidelined since April due to arm and back issues. 

Over 19 2/3 innings, Pineda has a 1.83 ERA.


Michael Pineda set to begin throwing Saturday


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(6/17/2014) Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda will begin a throwing program this weekend, as he continues to work his way back from right shoulder soreness.

Pineda will throw for the first time Saturday, according to MLB.com. He is still expected to be out until August. 


Michael Pineda will be sidelined until August


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(6/13/2014) Yankees manager Joe Girardi told reporters that he doesn't expect to see pitcher Michael Pineda  back with the team until August, the Wall Street Journal reports. Pineda is working his way back from a strained back muscle, but re-aggravated the injury in late May.

Michael Pineda's return a mystery


by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com
(6/9/2014) It remains unclear when Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda will return from a strained back muscle, reports The Star-Ledger. Pineda hasn't thrown since feeling soreness in the muscle while playing catch May 31, the report said.

"There’s still not an exact time table on him yet," manager Joe Girardi told the paper. "He’s not playing catch yet. We’re not there yet. Once he starts that, it will be easier to map it out."


Yanks transfer Michael Pineda to 60-day DL


by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com
(6/3/2014) The Yankees moved pitcher Michael Pineda from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL. He was just shut down for 10 days, stalling his recovery from a back/shoulder injury.

Michael Pineda shut down for 10 days


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(6/1/2014) Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda has been shut down for 10 days, according to Newsday.

Pineda had a setback Saturday, and it was unclear how much time he would miss. The team is not worried about the issue long-term, and Pineda should resume throwing shortly.


Michael Pineda shut down with re-aggravation


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(5/31/2014) Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda has suffered a setback in his recovery from a back/shoulder injury, and has been shut down from his work in extended spring training.

Pineda was set to throw another extended spring game Sunday, but is still dealing with inflammation in his back. At this point, there is no timetable for his possible resumption of pitching, but a return in June seems unlikely, according to MLB.com. 


Michael Pineda throws two successful innings


by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com
(5/27/2014) Yankees starting pitcher Michael Pineda threw two innings in an extended spring training game against the Phillies at the Yankees’ minor-league complex, reports the New York Post. Pineda allowed one unearned run on two hits while striking out four and walking one.

Pineda, who's rehabbing a back injury, likely will pitch in another extended spring game this weekend.


Michael Pineda set for extended spring outing Tuesday


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(5/25/2014) Yankees starting pitcher Michael Pineda (shoulder) is expected to throw two innings during an extended spring start Tuesday, per The Wall Street Journal. He then might throw one more extended spring start after Tuesday's outing.

Michael Pineda throws 28 pitches at batting practice Saturday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(5/24/2014) Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda threw 28 pitches during a live batting practice session Saturday, MLB.com reports.

Pineda is working his way back from a shoulder muscle injury. His next step could be a minor-league rehab assignment, though the team has yet to decide what Pineda will do next.


Michael Pineda to face hitters Saturday


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(5/22/2014) Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda continues to recover from a shoulder muscle injury, and will begin facing live hitters in the coming days.

MLB.com reported Thursday Pineda is set to throw to live hitters Saturday at the team's spring training complex Saturday. His workload so far has consisted of bullpen sessions of 20-to-30 pitches so far. He remains on track to pick in the majors in June.

"He's progressing like we want," manager Joe Girardi said. "Everything is going according to plan, so let's keep going forward."


Michael Pineda completes bullpen session Friday


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(5/16/2014) Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda completed a 20-pitch bullpen session on Friday without any issues. He is expected to throw a "couple more" bullpens before he starts a minor-league rehab assignment, according to ESPN New York. He is scheduled for a 25-pitch session on Sunday.

Pineda was suspended for using pine tar against the Red Sox on April 23. He went 2-2 with a 1.83 ERA in four starts before the suspension and injury.

Michael Pineda playing catch at 90 feet


by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com
(5/13/2014) Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda, who's dealing with a muscle injury near his shoulder, played catch at 90 feet with pitching coach Larry Rothschild, reports MLB.com. It's the third time he's played catch in the last four days.

Pineda isn't expected back for another month.


Michael Pineda at least a month away


by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com
(5/11/2014) Yankees manager Joe Girardi said starting pitcher Michael Pineda started playing catch at 60 feet Saturday but won't be back for at least four weeks, reports The Star-Ledger. Pineda is dealing with a muscle injury near his shoulder.

He's 2-2 with a 1.83 ERA in four starts. Before going on the disabled list, Pineda was hit with a 10-game suspension for using a foreign substance on the mound.


Michael Pineda placed on DL after serving suspension


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(5/6/2014) The Yankees announced Tuesday starting pitcher Michael Pineda was reinstated from the suspended list, but was then placed on the 15-day disabled list due to right shoulder muscle injury. Pineda is expected to be sidelined for at least 3-4 weeks.

Michael Pineda out three weeks with back strain


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(4/29/2014) Yankees starting pitcher Michael Pineda added injury to insult Tuesday, as he suffered a back injury while throwing a side session during his 10-game suspension.

Pineda suffered a Grade 1 strain to the teres major muscle near his shoulder, according to Newsday, though the injury is not related to the labrum surgery that cost him two years of action. Pineda will be shut down for 10 days to recover, and will then need three to four weeks to rebuild arm strength before he is able to return.

Pineda was off to a fantastic start to the season, before he was hit with a 10-game suspension for using a foreign substance on the mound. He had a 1.83 ERA in 19 2/3 innings in his firs four starts. 


Michael Pineda likely to miss time following suspension


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(4/29/2014) Yankees manager Joe Girardi told reporters pitcher Michael Pineda is unlikely to make his next start, after suffering a lat strain in a simulated game Tuesday.

"I would think that his start Monday is probably in jeopardy," Girardi said, via The Star-Ledger.

Pineda's first start back from a suspension was expected to come Monday against the Angels, but now that looks unlikely. It is possible he might have to go on disabled list as a result of the injury, though that has yet to be confirmed, though the team is just happy it isn't related to the labrum tear that kept him out two seasons.

"The good thing is it’s not his shoulder," Girardi said.


Michael Pineda needs MRI for lat injury


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(4/29/2014) Yankees starting pitcher Michael Pineda, who is serving a 10-game suspension, left a simulated game Tuesday in Tampa after one inning because of lat soreness. Pineda is scheduled to undergo an MRI, putting his return for Monday's game against the Angels in jeopardy.

Michael Pineda will throw in sim game Tuesday


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(4/27/2014) Yankees right-hander Michael Pineda is scheduled to throw a simulated game on Tuesday in order to keep himself sharp during his suspension, The Record reports Sunday. Pineda was handed a 10-game suspension for a pine tar incident against the Red Sox on Wednesday. He is eligible to return as early as April 5.

MLB slaps Michael Pineda with 10-game suspension


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(4/24/2014) Major League Baseball has come down hard on Yankees right-hander Michael Pineda, who didn't play a very good game of hide-and-seek and was caught with pine tar on his neck in the second inning Wednesday night against Boston.

MLB has announced that Pineda was handed a 10-game suspension Thursday after having been thrown out of the American League East clash against the archrival Red Sox. He will not appeal, which means he will be sidelined from his next two starts.

Pineda has stated that his use of pine tar was merely for a better grip rather than to increase movement on his pitches.