The New York Yankees say they are not yet ready to drop struggling Michael Pineda from their starting rotation.
Pineda allowed six runs in three and two-thirds innings, raising his E.R.A. to 6.92.
Evan Longoria homered and drove in four runs, and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the New York Yankees 9-5 Saturday to send Michael Pineda to his sixth loss in his last seven decisions.
Michael Pineda won for the first time since his opening start this season, Starlin Castro hit a tiebreaking, two-out single in the sixth inning and the New York Yankees beat the Oakland Athletics 5-4 to extend a winning streak to five for the first time in nearly a year.
The Yankees drove Zack Greinke from the game, but Michael Pineda left too many sliders up in the strike zone, and the Diamondbacks took full advantage.
Salvador Perez hit a three-run homer in the first-inning, and Pineda gave up six runs in six innings as the Yankees fell at home.
Salvador Perez hit a three-run homer in yet another big first inning against Michael Pineda, and the slumping Kansas City Royals rebounded to beat the New York Yankees 7-3 Wednesday night.
Yankees starter Michael Pineda pitched five innings against Boston on Saturday; it was his third five-inning start. But he is not the only Yankees starter to fall short this season.
Pineda began the afternoon with a strikeout and a groundout, but Tampa Bay followed with six straight hits, including two homers, to score five runs.
It's spring training, so everyone can dream. And the biggest dream shared in the early days of New York Yankees camp was the one about Michael Pineda and 200 innings. "I want to throw 200 innings this year," Pineda told reporters, including Erik Boland of Newsday. Show More Summary
Saturday's Say Hey, Baseball includes the Rays' stadium wish list, the five-year anniversary of the Michael Pineda trade and a bad day for the Reds. Listen, we know it’s tough to catch up on everything happening in the baseball world each morning. Show More Summary
The Cardinals are banking on youth. Yankees fan and Michael Pineda enthusiast AJ of The Lost Collector blog sent some cards along recently amidst some turmoil in the Cardinals fanbase. There's a guy, a talented guy, who was traded to St. Show More Summary
Four adults and a 7-year-old boy were killed Thursday in Ontario after an out-of-control car drove off the 10 Freeway and hit another vehicle near an exit ramp, officials said. Michael Pineda, a boy who was riding in the out-of-control Toyota, died in a nearby emergency room, the San Bernardino...
When Topps used a 3 year old photo. Let's take a look back at Michael Pineda, who has certainly had a weird career.
Michael Pineda gave up six runs in the first inning and seven over all as the out-of-contention Red Sox scored their second consecutive lopsided win at Yankee Stadium.
Michael Pineda was hit hard at the start, and the New York Yankees' playoff push was delayed once again by their longtime rivals when the Boston Red Sox got two homers and five RBIs from rookie catcher Blake Swihart in a 10-4 victory Tuesday night.
Carlos Beltran hit a three-run homer off White Sox ace Chris Sale, leading Michael Pineda and the New York Yankees past Chicago 3-2 Thursday night in their push for a playoff spot.
Carlos Beltran hit a three-run, second-deck home run on a 100 mph fastball from Noah Syndergaard in the first inning, Michael Pineda pitched his best game in two months and the New York Yankees beat the Mets 5-0 Saturday to rebound from an opening loss in the weekend Subway Series.
In the first game of a single-admission doubleheader, Toronto homered three times off Michael Pineda, and three late Yankees rallies fell short in an 11-inning loss.
Reliever Dellin Betances worked his way out of jams in the seventh and eighth innings, and Michael Pineda earned his third win in a row at Boston since he was ejected there last season.