Luis Severino RUMORS & NEWS

  • Luis Severino won't return until after All-Star Game; Clint Frazier, others, nearing activation

    CBS Sports "The New York Yankees have been plagued by injury more than any other team in baseball. The Yankees entered Sunday with 13 players on the mend and having already lost 447 days to injury on the year -- the next-closest team, the Pittsburgh Pirates, haven't even lost 400 days. General manager..." May 05

  • Luis Severino’s Injury Remains a Mystery. Detective Brian Cashman Is on the Case.

    New York Times "As the Yankees try to determine how, exactly, their ace Luis Severino sustained a significant strain of his latissimus dorsi muscle while recovering from a shoulder injury, General Manager Brian Cashman has a new nickname for the endeavor. “I call it ‘CSI: The Bronx’..." April 19

  • From inflammation to lat muscle strain, Luis Severino’s worsening diagnosis remains a mystery

    New York Daily News "Luis Severino is convinced that he suffered the strained lat muscle the same day he was shut down before his first scheduled spring training start. The Yankees’ injured ace was in the Bronx before Wednesday’s series-finale against the Red Sox and said that despite the fact the..." April 18

  • Yankees P Luis Severino to be shut down 6 weeks with lat injury

    Larry Brown Sports "The New York Yankees will be without one of their top pitchers for extended time. The Yankees announced on Tuesday that Luis Severino will be shut down for six weeks due to a lat injury. This is different from his shoulder issue earlier in the spring. April 10

  • Luis Severino needs another MRI as Yankees’ alarms go off

    New York Post "In a season of concerns, the Yankees’ biggest is growing. Luis Severino, who began the season on the injured list, did not feel well after a recent throwing session, Aaron Boone said Monday. The Yankees’ ace is heading back to New York for another MRI. The first MRI, last..." April 08

  • Yankees’ Luis Severino ‘fine’ after test of achy shoulder

    New York Post "Twenty-five tosses from 60 feet on flat ground by the staff ace isn’t much to get excited about, but when Yankees right-hander Luis Severino completed that mundane exercise Wednesday, it had to be viewed as tiny progress. “It felt pretty normal, felt a little off maybe..." March 21

  • Yanks' Severino throws pitches off flat ground

    ESPN "New York Yankees' starter Luis Severino returned to baseball activities Wednesday, playing catch for the first time since being diagnosed with right rotator cuff inflammation. Severino threw 25 pitches at about 60 feet from flat ground. "I just feel a little bit off because..." March 20

  • Yankees' Luis Severino out until May with rotator cuff injury

    The Score "Luis Severino's absence will be longer than initially anticipated. New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman revealed Friday that the All-Star right-hander, who was shut down early in spring training due to an inflamed rotator cuff, is now expected to miss the entire..." March 15

  • Luis Severino setback gives opportunity to another 'sharp' Yankees pitcher

    New York Daily News "Jonathan Loaisiga is making his case. A day after the Yankees said that Luis Severino will miss the start of the season, the young right-hander went out Wedenesday and pitched to earn one of the two now open spots in the rotation. “Good. Really good early. I thought he..." March 07

  • Luis Severino on his shoulder injury: 'I knew something was wrong'

    Newsday "Upon releasing his first slider of the day, Luis Severino didn’t feel right. "I knew something was wrong,” the righthander said Wednesday morning. Severino was shut down for two weeks after an MRI taken late Tuesday afternoon revealed inflammation in..." March 06

  • With Luis Severino sidelined, how should Yankees approach filling gap in rotation?

    Sporting News ""Luis Severi-oh-no!" That was the collective cry of Yankees fans Tuesday when news broke that Severino was broken — at least partially, with a bum rotator cuff, an injury that will keep him out for at least a month.  A friendly reminder:..." March 06

  • Luis Severino worry: Yankees ace scratched with shoulder discomfort

    New York Post "The Braves-Yankees spring training game on Tuesday was delayed by seven minutes while the Yankees prepared Stephen Tarpley to take Luis Severino’s start. The Yankees announced in the top of the first inning that Severino, the staff ace who was supposed to make his first..." March 05

  • Luis Severino shut down for two weeks with rotator cuff inflammation

    Newsday "Luis Severino was a late scratch – a very late one – from his spring training debut because of what the club described as “right shoulder discomfort.” Severino underwent an MRI on Tuesday and will be shut down for at least two weeks. "Rotator..." March 05

  • With Yankees locking up Hicks and Severino, Betances and Gregorius could follow

    SNY TV "All through the offseason, as we tracked Bryce Harper and Manny Machado's free agencies, the Yankees' couldn't have been more clear about their current philosophy. It's just that many in the public and fan base didn't want to believe..." February 25

  • Luis Severino, Yankees avoid arbitration with new four-year contract

    Larry Brown Sports "The New York Yankees and Luis Severino had an arbitration hearing scheduled for later this month to determine the star pitcher’s salary for 2019, but that will no longer be necessary. According to numerous reports, the Yankees have signed Severino to a four-year, $40 million..." February 15

  • Report: Luis Severino, Yankees talking contract extension

    Larry Brown Sports "The Philadelphia Phillies were able to take care of starting pitcher Aaron Nola before the two sides ended up in an arbitration hearing, and it sounds like the New York Yankees are hoping to do the same with Luis Severino. Severino has an arbitration hearing set for later this month,..." February 13

  • Yankees' Luis Severino changes diet after late-season fatigue

    ESPN "It really pains Luis Severino to admit this, but tostones are now out of his life. The New York Yankees ace and self-proclaimed fiend of the tasty twice-fried plantains has cut them out of his diet, along with other delectable treats, in an effort to more..." February 13

  • Luis Severino isn’t sure what to believe after ALDS pitch-tipping fiasco

    New York Post "It’s been just over four months since Luis Severino was rocked for six runs in just three innings in a Game 3 loss to the Red Sox in the ALDS, a performance that led to questions about his preparation, as well as to the possibility the right-hander was tipping his..." February 12

  • Yankees' Luis Severino determined to return to last season's first-half form

    Newsday "Luis Severino can’t say for certain tipping his pitches led to a mostly lousy second half last season and the righthander getting shelled by the Red Sox in Game 3 of the American League Division Series. But he is well aware of the speculation and video that went viral of..." February 11

  • If Luis Severino isn't an ace in 2019, It will reverberate this season and beyond

    SNY TV "Every baseball club with realistic postseason aspirations requires an anchor for the starting rotation, the proverbial "ace." World Series championship caliber teams are led by a stalwart, ever-dependent hurler that dominates more often than not or digs deep and wins when..." January 30

  • Aaron Nola, Luis Severino are headed to arbitration hearings

    Hardball Talk "Scores of arbitration-avoiding deals were reached in the runup to today’s filing deadline. At the moment the best place to see all of them as they come in is probably MLB Trade Rumors, which has a running list of National League and American League arb-avoiding deals...." January 11

  • How Yankees RHP Luis Severino may have been tipping pitches in 2018

    SNY TV "The Yankees were reportedly "absolutely convinced" RHP Luis Severino tipped his pitches in 2018, most notably in Game 3 of the ALDS. There seems to be some video that backs up that claim. Severino's arm slot did not changed based on the pitches he..." December 07