Mon, 10 Feb 2014 20:07:58 -0800
Pittsburgh Pirates C Tony Sanchez did not do enough to convince management he is ready to be the primary backup to C Russell Martin, so the club added C Chris Stewart this offseason. That likely signals that Sanchez will begin with Triple-A Indianapolis for the third consecutive year with a potential September call-up.
Thu, 12 Dec 2013 02:00:33 -0800
The New York Yankees have acquired RP Kyle Haynes from the Pittsburgh Pirates to complete the deal for C Chris Stewart.
Tue, 03 Dec 2013 09:32:48 -0800
The Pittsburgh Pirates non-tendered 1B Garrett Jones, C Mike McKenry and SP Kyle McPherson Monday, Dec. 2, making them free agents. C Chris Stewart signed an undisclosed one-year deal to avoid arbitration.
Mon, 02 Dec 2013 08:51:37 -0800
The Pittsburgh Pirates designated C Mike McKenry for assignment Monday, Dec. 2, to make room for C Chris Stewart on the roster. Stewart will compete with C Tony Sanchez as the primary backup to C Russell Martin next season.
Mon, 02 Dec 2013 06:56:30 -0800
The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired C Chris Stewart from the New York Yankees for an undisclosed package.
Tue, 17 Sep 2013 21:34:24 -0700
New York Yankees C Austin Romine (concussion) was scratched Tuesday, Sept. 17, against the Toronto Blue Jays, as he doesn't feel ready to return from his concussion just yet. He was in the original lineup, but replaced by C Chris Stewart.
Mon, 09 Sep 2013 19:28:53 -0700
New York Yankees C Chris Stewart (foot) is nursing a left foot contusion, and manager Joe Girardi said Monday, Sept. 9, that he was "probably not" available.
Sun, 08 Sep 2013 12:49:46 -0700
New York Yankees C Chris Stewart (foot) suffered a left foot contusion against the Boston Red Sox Sunday, Sept. 8, after being hit by a pitch. He was removed from the game and underwent precautionary X-rays.
Mon, 05 Aug 2013 11:38:43 -0700
Major League Baseball announced that New York Yankees C Francisco Cervelli will accept a 50-game suspension for his involvement in the Biogenesis scandal.
Fantasy Tip: Cervelli was unlikely to play again this year regardless of the suspension; he's dealing with an elbow ailment and is visiting with Dr. James Andrews today. Chris Stewart and Austin Romine will split the catching duties in the Bronx the rest of the way.
Wed, 12 Jun 2013 19:19:29 -0700
New York Yankees 1B Lyle Overbay and C Chris Stewart were out of the starting lineup Wednesday, June 12, against the Oakland Athletics. DH Travis Hafner was in the lineup at designated hitter, batting cleanup, while C Austin Romine got the nod behind the dish, batting ninth for manager Joe Girardi.