Brett Gardner RUMORS & NEWS

  • Brett Gardner's role to shift with roster additions "The new-look Yankees' roster projects to impact Brett Gardner's time in the lineup more than most, but manager Aaron Boone believes that the longest-tenured player in pinstripes will continue to see the field in important situations. "He's still going to play a lot,..." June 19

  • Frustrated Brett Gardner tosses helmet, gets stitches

    ESPN "Sometimes, karma's a busted lip. Barely a week after admonishing one of his teammates for slamming away a helmet in anger, a bloodied Brett Gardner sustained a unique injury Saturday when his own helmet-tossing episode went awry. Instead of dropping innocently to the..." June 08

  • Brett Gardner playing an unexpected starring role for these Yankees

    New York Daily News "This was not the role Brett Gardner signed up for. Last fall, when the Yankees bought out his previous contract, the outfielder agreed to a different deal and a different role. He was brought back to be a part-time player, one who would platoon in left field and be a leader in a clubhouse full..." May 28

  • Is Yankees’ Clint Frazier on way to stealing job from Brett Gardner, after all?

    Newark Star-Ledger "There probably was no need for the offseason tweet from Clint Frazier that was heard ‘round Yankees land. Why go public with his spring training goal, which was to return this year from a concussion-symptoms lost 2018 season as a still unproven 24-year-old..." April 08

  • Clint Frazier is already gunning for Brett Gardner's job

    New York Daily News "Clint Frazier is already impressing Aaron Boone. The young outfielder is trying to push his way onto the 25-man roster and eventually win the left field job over Brett Gardner. But first, Frazier, who missed most of 2018 because of post-concussion syndrome symptoms, has to prove he..." February 20

  • Clint Frazier makes it clear: I want Brett Gardner’s job

    New York Post "Clint Frazier wasn’t planning on arriving to spring training this early, but he’s done more than enough waiting around lately. So there he was Wednesday, fielding balls in the outfield at the Yankees’ minor-league complex and taking batting practice alongside Gleyber..." February 07