Sun, 17 Aug 2014 10:07:19 -0700
Confirming a previous report, New York Yankees C Brian McCann (concussion) has been activated from the seven-day concussion disabled list. He is in the starting lineup against the Tampa Bay Rays Sunday, Aug. 17. In a corresponding move, C Austin Romine was optioned to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
Sat, 09 Aug 2014 09:07:14 -0700
The New York Yankees have placed C Brian McCann (concussion) on the seven-day disabled list. The team also recalled C Austin Romine from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
Fantasy Tip: There is no timetable for McCann at this point. Francisco Cervelli could get most of the starts while McCann is out of the lineup. He likely would be a short-term option in AL-only and two-catcher leagues at this point.
Sat, 09 Aug 2014 07:04:23 -0700
The New York Yankees could recall C Austin Romine from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre if C Brian McCann (concussion) needs to be placed on the 15-day disabled list.
Tue, 05 Aug 2014 12:13:28 -0700
Detroit Tigers SS Eugenio Suarez (knee) is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, August 5, against the New York Yankees. Suarez left the game Monday, August 4, with a left knee sprain. SS Austin Romine is starting at shortstop.
Fantasy Tip: Romine has fleeting AL-only value, if Suarez misses any length of time. Continue to check back for updates on Suarez's status.
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 09:02:26 -0700
New York Yankees C Francisco Cervelli (hamstring) is likely headed to the disabled list after injuring his right hamstring Sunday, April 13. C Austin Romine will likely be brought up from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to replace Cervelli on the roster.
Wed, 09 Apr 2014 11:32:53 -0700
The New York Yankees recalled RP Shane Greene from the minors Wednesday, April 9, and optioned C Austin Romine to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre in a corresponding move.
Sat, 05 Apr 2014 08:23:48 -0700
The New York Yankees have recalled C Austin Romine from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
Wed, 26 Mar 2014 07:37:24 -0700
The New York Yankees reassigned C Austin Romine to minor-league camp. C Francisco Cervelli has likely won the team's backup catcher spot.
Mon, 24 Mar 2014 16:52:39 -0700
The Texas Rangers may consider trading SP Michael Kirkman, who is out of minor league options, for another backup catcher with C Geovany Soto (knee) out. The Rangers could eye New York Yankees Cs Francisco Cervelli or Austin Romine or Arizona Diamondbacks Cs Henry Blanco or Bobby Wilson. The Rangers have also discussed Kansas City Royals C Ramon Hernandez, who is unlikely to make the active roster.
Mon, 30 Dec 2013 01:58:30 -0800
New York Yankees C Austin Romine may be on the trading block before the 2014 season gets underway. The team is using newly-signed C Brian McCann in the No. 1 spot and will have C Francisco Cervelli as backup, barring injury.