New York Yankees
Career W-L
17-15
 
Career ERA
3.23
Name  Michael Pineda
Born  1/18/1989
Height  6-7
Weight  260
Number  35
Position  SP
Bats  R
Throws  R
4/29/2015 3:20:00 PM
Description: Yankees right hander Michael Pineda allowed two runs Wednesday versus Tampa Bay.
Insight: Pineda pitched 5 2/3 innings and allowed two runs on six hits while striing out five. He did not get a decision and now owns a 3.73 ERA this season.
 
4/24/2015 9:31:00 PM
Description: Yankees right hander Michael Pineda pitched very well Friday against the Mets.
Insight: He left with a 6-1 lead after going 7 2/3 innings and allowing just one run one five hits. Pineada struck out seven and now has a 3.86 ERA this season.
 
4/19/2015 3:52:00 PM
Description: Yankees right hander Michael Pineda went 5 2/3 innings Sunday against Tampa Bay.
Insight: He allowed three runs on seven hits and one walk, while striking out five. Pineda now has a 5.00 ERA.
 
4/13/2015 9:55:00 PM
Description: Yankees right hander Michael Pineda allowed five runs Monday against the Orioles.
Insight: He wen 6 1/3 innings and allowed the five runs on nine hits, but did strike out nine. Pineda has a 5.11 ERA through two starts this season.
 
4/8/2015 9:05:00 PM
Description: Yankees right hander Michael Pineda allowed two runs over six innings during his season debut.
Insight: He left after throwing 96 pitches and his team down 2-0. Pineda gave up six hits and one walk, while both runs were earned. However, he did have six strikeouts and did look comfortable on the mound.
 
9/28/2014 6:59:00 PM
Description: Yankees right hander Michael Pineda struck out 10 and allowed just one run and three hits in six 1/3 innings on Sunday to win the season finale.
Insight: The Red Sox did not have their best lineup out on the field, but he would have performed well against the Boston "A Team" as well. In his last 13 2/3 innings, Pineda struck out 18 hitters. He finishes the year with a 1.89 ERA and looks to be the Yankees best starter going into 2015.
 
9/22/2014 10:50:00 PM
Description: Yankees right hander Michael Pineda continued his solid season with seven 1/3 shutout innings against the Orioles on Monday.
Insight: Pineda's season has been injury-plagued and full of pine tar controversy, but on the mound, Pineda is 4-5 with a 1.93 ERA and 49 strikeouts in 70 innings. In 11 of Pineda's 12 starts this season, he has allowed two runs or fewer.
 
9/16/2014 11:13:00 PM
Description: Yankees right-hander Michael Pineda allowed one run, two earned, on four hits in five 1/3 innings pitched but lost to the Rays, 6-1, on Tuesday.
Insight: Pineda continues to pitch pretty well, but his record is just 3-5. He has not won since Aug. 25 but has a 2.15 ERA in 62 2/3 innings this year.
 
9/5/2014 9:49:00 PM
Description: Yankees right-hander Michael Pineda allowed just one unearned run on three hits in seven innings on Friday against the Royals but suffered his fourth loss of the season as Kansas City beat New York, 1-0.
Insight: It was the best outing of the season for Pineda, but it was wasted as the Yankees themselves only recorded three hits. Pineda also struck out four and walked none. The pitcher is 3-4 with 1.80 ERA in 50 innings this year.
 
8/30/2014 3:55:00 PM
Description: Yankees right-hander Michael Pineda allowed just a two-run home run in the top of the first against the Blue Jays and received the loss on Saturday.
Insight: Pineda went on to pitch six innings, strike out three and walk none. Jose Bautista hit the two-run homer. Pineda has posted a 2.31 ERA and 15/1 K/BB ratio in four starts since returning from the disabled list.
 
Hot8/25/2014 10:40:00 PM
Description: Yankees right-hander Michael Pineda was outstanding again Monday at Kansas City and he earned his first win since April 16.
Insight: Pineda held the Royals to one run on five hits and struck out five in 6 1/3 innings. He's given up four runs on 11 hits in 17 1/3 innings since he came off the disabled list and is 3-2 with a 1.95 ERA, a 0.86 WHIP and a 27/4 K/BB in 37 innings this season. The 25-year-old should be added in all leagues.
 
8/20/2014 10:40:00 PM
Description: Yankees right-hander Michael Pineda has allowed three runs on six hits and recorded a 7/1 K/BB over 11 innings in two starts since he returned from the disabled list.
Insight: Pineda cranked it up to 89 pitches Wednesday against Houston after throwing 67 last week at Baltimore. The right-hander has a 2.05 ERA and a 0.88 WHIP in 30 2/3 innings this season.
 
8/13/2014 10:02:00 PM
Description: In his first start since April 23, Yankees right-hander Michael Pineda (back) held the Orioles to one run on two hits in five innings.
Insight: Pineda was suspended for pine tar use after his start on April 23 and he strained a muscle in his upper back during his suspension. The Yankees limited him to 67 pitches Wednesday and New York's bullpen squandered a 2-1 lead.
 
8/11/2014 5:28:00 PM
Description: Yankees right-hander Michael Pineda (back) will return from the disabled list to start Wednesday against the Orioles, according to Sweeny Murti of WFAN.
Insight: Pineda had a 1.83 ERA, a 1.02 WHIP and 15 Ks in 19 2/3 innings before being suspended for pine tar use. He strained a muscle in his upper back during his suspension. He should be added in all leagues.
 
8/8/2014 9:23:00 AM
Description: Yankees right-hander Michael Pineda (back) is expected to be activated for the Aug. 13 game in Baltimore, according to a New York Daily News report.
Insight: The Yankees pitching staff has been devestated by injury this season and if Pineda is ready to go it will give them a huge boost. When he last pitched (April 23), he was 2-2 with a 1.83 ERA and 1.017 WHIP.
 
8/4/2014 10:14:00 PM
Description: Yankees right-hander Michael Pineda (back) isn't likely to be activated for Friday's start, according to mlb.com.
Insight: The Yankees will need a starter that day after placing David Phelps on the DL Monday with elbow tendinitis. The two likely options are Esmil Rogers, who was claimed off waivers last week, and Chase Whitley. Pineda will throw 75 pitches in his next start, wherever it takes place. Even if he's not back Friday, he's nearing a return and should be added in all leagues.
 
7/29/2014 7:34:00 PM
Description: New York starter Michael Pineda has been cleared to start a rehab assignment, according to Bryan Hoch of mlb.com.
Insight: Pineda threw a simulated game Tuesday and manager Joe Girardi said the session was "really good." Pineda will throw 60-65 pitches in his first rehab start and likely will need one or two more after that before he's ready to rejoin the Yankees' rotation.
 
7/29/2014 10:45:00 AM
Description: New York starter Michael Pineda is expected to throw about 45 pitches Tuesday in a simulated game.
Insight: Fantasy owners should have moved on a long time ago. With all the setbacks he's been having, it's unlikely we'll see Pineda (2-2, 1.83 ERA) on the mound before the third week in August ... at best.
 
6/21/2014 6:54:00 PM
Description: New York starter Michael Pineda wasn't able to throw on Saturday. He's still dealing with inflammation in his right shoulder. SOURCE: ESPN New York
Insight: With all the setbacks he's been having, it's unlikely we'll see Pineda (2-2, 1.83 ERA) on the mound again until very late in the season. Fantasy owners should have moved on a long time ago.
 
6/13/2014 8:23:00 PM
Description: The Yankees won't get Michael Pineda back until August. SOURCE: Dan Barbarisi, Wall Street Journal
Insight: Back and shoulder issues have sidelined Pineda (2-2, 1.89 ERA) since late April. He's not worth holding onto at this point.