Observations from the Yankees’ spring coaching sport on Wednesday.
Yoendrys Gomez got here on to pitch the final inning of the Yankees’ 15-Zero eight-inning loss to the Phillies in Clearwater, Fla., and in his scoreless outing confirmed why he’s thought-about by Baseball America because the group’s eighth-overall prospect. The 21-year-old right-hander spent 2019 at Single-A Charleston and was placed on the 40-man roster this offseason. He hit 97 mph on the gun Thursday.
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Albert Abreu allowed 4 runs in simply two-thirds of an inning within the Phillies’ nine-run fourth. The 25-year-old nonetheless has a minor league possibility remaining.
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The Yankees gave up six homers within the loss: two every by Deivi Garcia and Nestor Cortes, one by Abreu and one other by Reggie McClain.
Domingo German is about to make his return to the mound when the Yankees host the Tigers at 1:05 p.m. at George M. Steinbrenner Area in Tampa.