Gary Phillips

Gary Phillips

A graduate of Seton Hall, Gary Phillips has written and/or edited for The Athletic, The New York Times, Sporting News, USA Today Sports’ Jets Wire, Bleacher Report and Yankees Magazine, among others. He can be reached at garyhphillips@outlook.com.

Frankie Montas Won’t Throw for 12 Weeks After Undergoing Surgery
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Frankie Montas Won’t Throw for 12 Weeks After Undergoing Surgery

New York Yankees starting pitcher Frankie Montas underwent shoulder surgery and won't throw for 12 weeks, but hopes to return from the injury this season

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Yankees’ Aaron Judge Open to Playing Left Field
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Yankees’ Aaron Judge Open to Playing Left Field

New York Yankees OF Aaron Judge is open to playing left field this season, moving over while Giancarlo Stanton starts in right field with Aaron Hicks on bench

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Yankees Could Use Aaron Judge in Left Field
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Yankees Could Use Aaron Judge in Left Field

The New York Yankees are reportedly considering using Aaron Judge in left field this season, moving Giancarlo Stanton to right field in the starting lineup

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Ex-Yankees 1B Luke Voit Signs MiLB Deal With Brewers
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Ex-Yankees 1B Luke Voit Signs MiLB Deal With Brewers

The Milwaukee Brewers signed former New York Yankees first baseman Luke Voit to a minor league contract, giving the slugger an opportunity in spring training

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Yankees Catcher Ben Rortvedt Injures Finger
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Yankees Catcher Ben Rortvedt Injures Finger

New York Yankees catcher Ben Rortvedt suffered a finger injury in spring training while catching prospect Austin Wells is already sidelined with a rib injury

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Yankees' Cabrera, LeMahieu Leaning Into Their Versatility
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Yankees' Cabrera, LeMahieu Leaning Into Their Versatility

New York Yankees infielders DJ LeMahieu and Oswaldo Cabrera are leaning into versatility on defense in spring training, ready to play all positions this season

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Young Yankees Pitchers Share Encouraging Injury Updates
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Young Yankees Pitchers Share Encouraging Injury Updates

New York Yankees pitchers Ron Marinaccio and Luis Gil share encouraging injury updates in spring training as they return to Yankees pitching staff this season

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Yankees’ Gerrit Cole on ALCS Loss to Astros: Getting ‘Waxed’ Never Feels Good
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Yankees’ Gerrit Cole on ALCS Loss to Astros: Getting ‘Waxed’ Never Feels Good

New York Yankees pitcher Gerrit Cole opened up about the postseason during spring training, admitting the Yankees got waxed by the Houston Astros in the ALCS

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Yankees’ Shortstops Will All Play Other Positions This Spring
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Yankees’ Shortstops Will All Play Other Positions This Spring

New York Yankees shortstops Isiah Kiner-Falefa, Anthony Volpe and Oswald Peraza will play different positions in spring training in competition for playing time

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Yankees SP Frankie Montas Needs Shoulder Surgery
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Yankees SP Frankie Montas Needs Shoulder Surgery

New York Yankees starting pitcher Frankie Montas will undergo shoulder surgery in spring training and miss much of the regular season, per manager Aaron Boone

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Nestor Cortes Hopes to be Healthy for Start of 2023 Season
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Nestor Cortes Hopes to be Healthy for Start of 2023 Season

New York Yankees SP Nestor Cortes will miss the World Baseball Classic with a hamstring injury, but he hopes to be healthy for the beginning of the season

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Which Yankees Are Playing in the World Baseball Classic?
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Which Yankees Are Playing in the World Baseball Classic?

New York Yankees starting pitcher Nestor Cortes, reliever Jonathan Loáisiga and second baseman Gleyber Torres are expected to play in the World Baseball Classic

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