• by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

    Yankees reinstate Bryan Mitchell from DL

    Yankees pitcher Bryan Mitchell was activated from the 7-day concussion DL on Friday, the team announced. Mitchell has not played since Aug. 17 after being hit in the face by a line drive, which caused a nasal fracture and concussion.

  • by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer

    Yankees RP Bryan Mitchell could come off DL as soon as eligible

    Yankees relief pitcher Bryan Mitchell, who suffered a concussion and a broken nose after being hit by a line drive on Monday, has started to do cardio work in his rehab process, per the New York Daily News. Manager Joe Girardi said that "it's a possibility" Mitchell can come off the disabled list as soon as he is eligible.

  • by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer

    Yankees place Bryan Mitchell on concussion list; Capuano recalled

    The Yankees have placed right-hander Bryan Mitchell on the 7-day concussion list. Mitchell took a comebacker off his face in his start on Monday, and was forced to leave the game. To take his place on the roster, lefty Chris Capuano has been recalled from Triple-A.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Yankees SP Bryan Mitchell leaves game after taking liner to face

    Yankees rookie right-hander Bryan Mitchell has left his start Monday against Minnesota after taking a line drive to the face off the bat of Eduardo Nunez, per USA Today. He left the field bloodied and accompanied by a trainer. Mitchell suffered a small nasal fracture and has been released from the hospital. He will be monitored for concussion symptoms. Mitchell, who was making his first start since Aug. 1, allowed one run on four hits in 1 2/3 innings before going down. He departed with the bases loaded.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Yankees scratch CC Sabathia from Monday start, but he's OK

    Yankees general manager Brian Cashman has confirmed that veteran left-hander CC Sabathia has been scratched from his Monday start against Minnesota, per Newsday. Bryan Mitchell will get the nod instead. Sabathia is not hurt. The move was made to push back the rotation and give everyone extra rest during this stretch of 16 games in 16 days. Mitchell hasn't pitched since Aug. 11. He has been inconsistent since his last promotion on July 30 and owns a 3.72 ERA on the year with 20 strikeouts in 19 1/3 innings.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Bryan Mitchell back in Yankees bullpen after making one start

    Yankees pitcher Bryan Mitchell is headed back to the bullpen with prospect Luis Severino taking the rotation spot of Michael Pineda, according to general manager Brian Cashman. Mitchell made one start Saturday against the White Sox, allowing four runs on seven hits and two walks in four innings.

  • by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer

    Yankees SP Bryan Mitchell gives up four runs in loss Saturday

    Yankees starting pitcher Bryan Mitchell allowed four runs in just four innings during his start against the White Sox on Saturday. Mitchell, who earned his first loss of the season, allowed a home run and two walks during the outing. He did manage to record five strikeouts, a season high. Mitchell has a 4.73 ERA in 13 1/3 innings this season.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Yankees promote two relievers, send down starter

    In a swap of pitchers, the Yankees have promoted Bryan Mitchell and Nick Goody from Triple-A Scranton-Wilkes Barre and sent down Caleb Cotham, per MLB.com. Mitchell pitched in six games for the Yankees in June and July, compiling a 2.89 ERA and fanning nine in 9 1/3 innings. Goody, who has yet to pitch in the big leagues, has been tearing it up in the minors. He has struck out 70 in 48 1/3 innings and owns a 1.68 ERA. Cotham earned a spot start for the Yankees on Wednesday and performed well before his removal in the second inning. He gave up two hits and fanned four.

  • by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

    Yankees recall Branden Pinder; option Bryan Mitchell

    The Yankees recalled pitcher Branden Pinder on Saturday, the team announced. Pinder produced a 2.53 ERA over 10 2/3 innings earlier this season. To make room for Pinder, the team optioned pitcher Bryan Mitchell to Triple-A. Mitchell has a 2.89 ERA over 9 1/3 innings of work this season.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Stephen Drew to paternity list among Yankees moves Tuesday

    The Yankees announced Tuesday second baseman Stephen Drew was placed on the paternity list. The team also optioned outfielder Ramon Flores to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. To take their spots on the roster, pitcher Bryan Mitchell and infielder Jose Pirela were recalled from Triple-A.