Jacoby Ellsbury RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jacoby Ellsbury is now a $153 million pinch runner

    New York Post "With Clint Frazier starting over Jacoby Ellsbury against Cincinnati right-hander Luis Castillo on Tuesday, manager Joe Girardi left no doubt that Ellsbury is now the Yankees’ fourth outfielder. “There’s going to be days he’s going to start and I told him I’d let him know and prepare him for..." July 26

  • Yankees Really Can’t Swing Jacoby Ellsbury-Giancarlo Stanton Trade, Can They?

    NESN "The New York Yankees have a Jacoby Ellsbury problem. The Bronx Bombers appeared to pull off a coup when they signed the All-Star outfielder away from the rival Boston Red Sox following the 2013 season, luring Ellsbury away with a grandiose seven-year, $153 million contract. Ellsbury is a very..." July 25

  • Yankees will reportedly explore trade options for Jacoby Ellsbury

    Larry Brown Sports "Jacoby Ellsbury is currently one of the most overpaid players in baseball, and the New York Yankees are hoping they can convince some other team to pay at least part of his remaining salary. Ellsbury, who is set to make $21 million in each of the next three seasons before he can be bought out..." July 25

  • Yankees OF Jacoby Ellsbury could return to lineup soon

    Fanrag Sports "New York Yankees outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury took batting practice and ran the bases on Wednesday and could return to the lineup soon, according to the Associated Press (via ESPN.com). Yankees general manager Brian Cashman says the Yankees are hoping to “turn him loose” soon. Ellsbury has..." June 22

  • Jacoby Ellsbury still dealing with concussion symptoms, remains out indefinitely for Yankees

    New York Daily News " Jacoby Ellsbury (concussion) saw the neurologist on Monday and remains out indefinitely. He's been getting better but everything is still status quo and he's still feeling some symptoms. Ellsbury had an MRI on his neck which came back normal, Joe Girardi said. " June 08

  • Yankees shut down Jacoby Ellsbury due to concussion symptons

    ESPN "The New York Yankees have shut down Jacoby Ellsbury after the outfielder, who is on the concussion disabled list, recently began experiencing headaches again. Yankees manager Joe Girardi told reporters Saturday that Ellsbury will visit with a neurologist when the team returns to New York next..." June 03

  • Yankees' Jacoby Ellsbury finally feeling better, describes scary wall crash

    Newark Star-Ledger "Yankees center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury is finally on the road to recovery after six scary days of headaches. "Today's the best day I've felt," Ellsbury said Tuesday at Oriole Park in his first interview since going on baseball's seven-day concussion disabled list due to a face-first crash into..." May 30

  • Ellsbury suffers concussion after wall-slamming catch

    New York Daily News "Jacoby Ellsbury put his body on the line to make a catch — and the Yankees unknowingly put their center fielder at risk by allowing him to remain in the game even though it was later determined that he had suffered a concussion on the play. Ellsbury may have a history of being soft and..." May 25

  • How Big of a Free Agent Misstep is Jacoby Ellsbury?

    The Sports Post "As his fourth year in New York begins, it’s hard to believe that Jacoby Ellsbury is, at best, an afterthought on the Yankees. In 2011, then on the Red Sox, Ellsbury was a near shoo-in for the AL MVP. This, after slugging a career high 32 home runs and hitting .321/376/.522 with 39 stolen bases...." April 15