Michael Tonkin

Michael Tonkin

Height/Weight: 6' 7"/220 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Glendale, California
Draft: 2008 30th round by the
  • SNY

    Luis Gil, bullpen touched up in Yankees' 17-5 loss to Orioles

    The Yankees dropped the rubber-game of their three-game set with the Baltimore Orioles on Thursday afternoon with an ugly 17-5 loss.

  • New York Post

    Ex-Mets Michael Tonkin and Yohan Ramirez thriving with new teams

    Jeremy Hefner expected Michael Tonkin to be pitching as well as he has in recent weeks, as the right-hander hasn't been scored upon in his last seven outings. The Mets pitching coach, though, hoped he would be doing it in Queens. Tonkin, like another former Met reliever, Yohan Ramirez, has thrived on a contender since being designated for assignment by the Mets this season. Ex-Met Michael Tonkin picked up the save in the Yankees' win over the Royals on Monday night. Getty Images Tonkin is excelling with the Yankees , while Ramirez has become a valuable weapon out of the bullpen for the Dodgers. Hefner noted that neither pitcher was let go because of performance, but because the bullpen needed

  • KSNW Wichita

    Yankees get past the Royals 4-2

    Carlos Rodón pitched shutout ball into the seventh inning in his return to the mound where he hit his low point last September, winning his seventh straight start and leading the New York Yankees over the Kansas City Royals 4-2 on Monday night.