Results for tag: Shane Lindsay
Posted by: Pinstriped Bible on May 14, 2010 at 05:23:25 PM

You knew the Yankees had 40-man roster flexibility because of the corpus of Christian Garcia—you could pass a camel through that wasted spot given that Garcia isn’t going to pitch this year and after so many injuries one would have to question if he’s going to be healthy enough to pitch ever. Today, the Yankees finally pulled the trigger on an obvious move and released him. They replaced him with righty Shane Lindsay, a reliever the Rockies had put on waivers. Signed out of Australia, the 25-year-old Lindsay has been in the minors since 2004, in part because of a multitude of injuries, in part because he doesn’t have much of an idea of where the ball is going. He’s kind of the new Brian Bruney. He throws hard, touching 98 mph, but his pitches have a ticket