Brett Gardner

Brett Gardner

#11LF,
AVG
.223
HR
5
RBI
15
R
20
Bio
Height/Weight: 5' 11"/195 lbs
Bat: L
Throw: L
Born: Holly Hill, South Carolina
College: Charleston
Draft: 2005 3rd round by the
  • Clubhouse attendant who gave sticky substances to Gerrit Cole loses in court
    HoustonChronicle.com

    Clubhouse attendant who gave sticky substances to Gerrit Cole loses in court

    A federal judge in Orange County, Calif. dismissed Brian Harkins’ defamation case against the Los Angeles Angels and Major League Baseball on Monday. Harkins claimed he provided a sticky substance to Astros pitchers Gerrit Cole and Justin Verlander during the 2018-19 seasons.

  • Around the Empire: Yankees news
    Pinstripe Alley

    Around the Empire: Yankees news

    ESPN: The New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox agreed on a trade for just the third time in the past 30 years. The Yanks sent relief pitcher and New York native Adam Ottavino (along with minor league pitcher Frank German) to Boston in exchange for a player to be named or cash. The swap was a pure salary dump by the Yankees in order to clear some space for additional moves in order to stay below the luxury tax.

  • Masahiro Tanaka's time with Yankees seems to be ending
    New York Post

    Masahiro Tanaka's time with Yankees seems to be ending

    With the recent additions of Jameson Taillon and Corey Kluber, it seemed there was no room for Masahiro Tanaka in the Yankees’ rotation- or budget — and now the right-hander is reportedly in talks to head back to Japan. A report on Monday from Sankei Sports said Tanaka was in negotiations to rejoin the Rakuten Eagles, the team he pitched for before signing with the Yankees. Earlier this month, Tanaka said on a Japanese radio talk show that the possibility of returning to Japan is “not zero.