Brendan Ryan RUMORS & NEWS

  • Ex-Yankee Brendan Ryan signs with Washington Nationals

    Newark Star-Ledger "Former Yankees backup infielder Brendan Ryan has signed a minor league deal with the Washington Nationals, the team announced Tuesday. Ryan, 33, was a member of the Yankees for three seasons ('13-'15) before being shipped to the Chicago Cubs in early December as part of the Starlin Castro-Adam..." February 02

  • Cubs release Brendan Ryan one week after trading for him

    Hardball Talk "Last week the Yankees traded Brendan Ryan to the Cubs as the player to be named later in the Starlin Castro-for-Adam Warren swap and today they released the veteran infielder. Ryan already exercised his $1 million player option for 2016, so the Cubs will be on the hook for that and presumably..." December 24

  • Brendan Ryan picks up player option to stay with Yankees

    The LoHud Yankees Blog "Brendan Ryan has exercised his $1 million player option for 2016, meaning he’ll remain under contract and presumably reprise his role as the right-handed backup shortstop behind Didi Gregorius. Additionally, the Yankees announced they have declined their 2016 club option on Andrew Bailey...." November 03

  • Yankees likely to activate Brendan Ryan from DL Tuesday

    CBS Sports "When Michael Pineda's pine-tar-induced suspension officially concludes Tuesday, the Yankees will place him on the disabled list and activate infielder Brendan Ryan, reports Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com. Ryan has been on the DL since the beginning of the season due to a pinched nerve in his upper..." May 05

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    Bryan Hoch @BryanHoch

    Brian Cashman says that Brendan Ryan won't be ready when his DL stint is up. He's basically starting his spring over.

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    Bryan Hoch @BryanHoch

    Sounds like Brendan Ryan (back) will not be ready for Opening Day. MRIs show something pushing on a nerve; can't do much without discomfort.

  • Yankees' Brendan Ryan still out with back injury

    Newark Star-Ledger "Brendan Ryan said he felt bad he didn't have more drama for reporters Wednesday. "I love the attention," he said, "but there's no cast, there's no stitches or anything like that." Still, Ryan's injured back is keeping him out of the Yankees' spring training lineup for at least a couple more..." March 13

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    Meredith Marakovits @M_Marakovits

    Brendan Ryan said back/oblique is fine ...MRI was being extremely cautious to ... Expects to be ready to go Wed #yankees

  • Brendan Ryan ready to be booed when he subs for Jeter

    New York Post "Brendan Ryan has a simple motto heading into this season: “Embrace the boos.” He knows if he’s playing shortstop, there’s a good shot Derek Jeter isn’t in the lineup that day, and he expects to hear about it from the crowd. “Dealing with all the disappointment of [me] being out there and not..." February 19

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    Ken Rosenthal @Ken_Rosenthal

    Sources: Free-agent SS Brendan Ryan on #Yankees' radar. Mutual interest. Deal could happen quickly.

  • Yanks acquire Brendan Ryan as replacement for Jeter

    Newark Star-Ledger "As insurance for the perpetually sidelined Derek Jeter the Yankees executed a late-night trade for Seattle shortstop Brendan Ryan. The team shipped a player to be named later in exchange for one of the finest fielders in the game. Hitting is not his specialty. He batted just .192 with a .520..." September 11

  • Brendan Ryan clears waivers

    Lookout Landing "It's been pretty quiet lately. The Mariners haven't made many moves in the past few weeks and the roster seems to be set for the rest of the month. The trade deadline went without so much as a whisper and now the first hint of something is Brendan Ryan clearing post-deadline waivers. This..." August 15

  • Robert Andino replacing Brenden Ryan as starting shortstop for Mariners

    MLB.com "Brendan Ryan is regarded as one of the premier defensive shortstops in baseball, but his continued lack of offensive production has finally led Mariners manager Eric Wedge to go a different direction. Wedge said Wednesday he would give utility infielder Robert Andino a run as the starting..." April 24