Atlanta Braves
2014 Avg.
.000
 
Career Avg.
.273
Name  Brian McCann
Born  2/20/1984
Height  6-3
Weight  230
Number  34
Position  C
Bats  L
Throws  R
8/21/2014 11:09:00 AM
Description: Yankees catcher Brian McCann is not in Thursday's starting lineup.
Insight: Normal day game after a night game off. McCann returned from a concussion last Sunday and has caught the last three games. He's had a disappointing year, batting .233 with 14 homers, 51 RBI and a .670 OPS.
 
8/19/2014 10:57:00 PM
Description: Yankees catcher Brian McCann went 1-for-4 with a homer and two RBI Tuesday against Houston.
Insight: McCann returned from a concussion on Sunday. He's had a disappointing year, batting .235 with 14 homers, 51 RBI and a .676 OPS.
 
8/13/2014 6:12:00 PM
Description: Yankees catcher Brian McCann (concussion) is expected to return from the 7-day concussion DL Saturday, according to Bryan Hoch of mlb.com.
Insight: McCann sustained a mild concussion when he took a foul ball off the mask on Aug. 8, but he's been cleared for baseball activities. McCann is hitting .238 with 13 homers, 49 RBI and a .677 OPS, not what the Yankees were expecting when they gave him $17 million a year for five years last December.
 
8/9/2014 11:28:00 AM
Description: Yankees catcher Brian McCann left Friday's game with a mild concussion and is not in the starting lineup for Saturday afternoon.
Insight: McCann took a foul ball off the mask.. McCann is hitting .238 with 13 homers, 49 RBI and a .677 OPS, a bit disappointing. Francisco Cervelli gets the start and is batting .305 in limited action.
 
8/9/2014 9:26:00 AM
Description: Yankees catcher Brian McCann left Friday's game with a mild concussion.
Insight: McCann took a foul ball off the mask.. McCann is hitting .238 with 13 homers, 49 RBI and a .677 OPS, a bit disappointing.
 
8/7/2014 10:20:00 AM
Description: Yankees catcher Brian McCann is not in Thursday afternoon's starting lineup.
Insight: Just the normal day game off after a night game. McCann is hitting .236 with 13 homers, 49 RBI and a .674 OPS after homering for the second straight night Wednesday.
 
8/6/2014 10:43:00 PM
Description: Yankees catcher Brian McCann homered for the second straight game Wednesday against Detroit.
Insight: McCann looked to be breaking out of his slump in July, but he went 0-for-15 from July 27 to Aug. 1 to put a halt to his progress. He's hitting .236 with 13 homers, 49 RBI and a .674 OPS on the season.
 
7/20/2014 12:17:00 PM
Description: Yankees catcher Brian McCann has just seven career at-bats against Reds starter Johnny Cueto, but he homered in three of them.
Insight: McCann has picked up his production in July, hitting .340 with three doubles and a homer to raise his average from .221 to .240.
 
7/6/2014 1:30:00 PM
Description: Yankees catcher Brian McCann tested his foot this morning and will play Sunday.
Insight: McCann has 10 home runs this season, but that's about all that's gone right for him. He's batting .224 with a .656 OPS.
 
7/6/2014 10:17:00 AM
Description: Yankees catcher Brian McCann is expected to miss another game Sunday after injuring his left foot in Thursday's contest.
Insight: McCann has 10 home runs this season, but that's about all that's gone right for him. He's batting .224 with a .656 OPS.
 
7/4/2014 9:49:00 AM
Description: Yankees catcher Brian McCann is expected to sit on Friday after injuring his left foot in Thursday's contest versus Minnesota, according to a New York Daily News report.
Insight: McCann has 10 home runs this season, but that's about all that's gone right for him. He's batting .224 with a .656 OPS.
 
7/2/2014 5:09:00 PM
Description: Yankees catcher Brian McCann went 2-for-4 with a solo homer and a walk Wednesday against the Rays.
Insight: McCann has 10 home runs this season, but that's about all that's gone right for him. He's batting .224 with a .658 OPS.
 
7/1/2014 9:54:00 AM
Description: Yankees catcher Brian McCann is 4-for-8 with a pair of home run against Tampa Bay left-hander David Price.
Insight: Interestingly, the left-handed McCann is a better hitter against southpaws (.301) than right-handers (.189) this season. Unfortunately, he owns a .221 batting average because 190 of 263 at-bats have been against right-handers.
 
6/21/2014 11:41:00 AM
Description: Yankees catcher Brian McCann is not in Saturday afternoon's starting lineup.
Insight: Just a routine day off for McCann. Francisco Cervelli, just activated from the 60-day disabled list, will get the start behind the plate. Cervelli has little-to-no fantasy value.
 
6/18/2014 10:15:00 PM
Description: Yankees catcher Brian McCann had his biggest game in pinstripes Wednesday night against the Blue Jays, going 2-for-3 with a triple, a homer, a walk and five RBI.
Insight: McCann entered Wednesday's game hitting .174 in June and .220 on the season. He has eight homers and 33 RBI in 226 at-bats and has been a huge disappointment at the plate so far.
 
6/12/2014 7:37:00 PM
Description: New York catcher Brian McCann won't participate in Thursday's series opener against Seattle. SOURCE: Newsday
Insight: McCann is hitting only .194 this month with one extra base hit. John Ryan Murphy (.296, 1 HR, 8 RBI) will get his 16th start behind the plate.
 
5/30/2014 9:43:00 AM
Description: Yankees catcher Brian McCann is a career .345 hitter with eight homers and 23 RBI versus Minnesota right-hander Ricky Nolasco.
Insight: The eight homers is by far the most against any pitcher. His batting average continues to stay low, but he'll hit 20-plus homers again this season as he has for six consecutive seasons.
 
Cold5/26/2014 9:53:00 PM
Description: Yankees catcher Brian McCann hasn't had a multi-hit game since May 13.
Insight: He has gone 6-for-36 (.167) since his last multi-hit effort, including 0-for-8 the last two games.
 
5/24/2014 11:42:00 AM
Description: New York catcher Brian McCann is not in the starting lineup for Saturday's game against the Chicago White Sox.
Insight: Just a routine day off after a night game. McCann's batting average is down a bit from what we were used to in Atlanta, but he's still hitting homers and playing well behind the plate.
 
5/21/2014 12:19:00 PM
Description: New York catcher Brian McCann is hitless in seven at bats against Cubs right-hander Jeff Samardzija.
Insight: McCann's batting average has been hovering around .200 all season. That's not likely to improve Wednesday with Samardzija (0-4, 1.62 ERA) throwing for Chicago.