David Phelps RUMORS & NEWS

  • Mariners keeping eyes on Yankees’ Phelps

    New York Post "With pitchers Hisashi Iwakuma and Taijuan Walker sidelined by injuries the Mariners are actively looking for help. Their search led them to George M. Steinbrenner Field Tuesday night to take a look at Yankees’ starter David Phelps against the Orioles. The Mariners had a scout watch Phelps,..." March 05

  • Yankees’ David Phelps prefers rotation to bullpen role

    New York Post "David Phelps will be in the battle for the fifth spot in the Yankees rotation with the likes of Michael Pineda, Adam Warren and Vidal Nuno — which is exactly where he wants to be. “I would love to be a starter,” the right-hander said Wednesday at the team’s minor league facility. “I think I’m..." February 06

  • Yankees activate David Phelps, move Jeter to 60-Day DL

    SB Nation "The New York Yankees activated pitcher David Phelps from the 60-Day DL Saturday according to the Yankees official Twitter page. The team moved Derek Jeter to the 60-Day DL to open a spot on the 40-man roster for Phelps. The Yankees originally placed Phelps on the DL with a forearm strain on..." September 14

  • Forearm strain lands Phelps on disabled list

    MLB.com "On Thursday, right-hander David Phelps pitched 6 1/3 innings and gave up four runs in a win over the Twins. On Saturday, the Yankees placed him on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right forearm. "He actually threw the ball really well," manager Joe Girardi said, "but ... he actually..." July 06

  • Pettitte set for next test on Tuesday

    New York Post "The next step in Andy Pettitte’s return from the disabled list is a scheduled simulated game at the Yankees’ minor league complex Tuesday. Of course, that’s predicated on the veteran lefty not having any problems today with the left trapezius muscle problem that has him on the..." May 26

  • Maturing Phelps picks a good time to keep his cool

    New York Post "Yankees general manager Brian Cashman was in the back of the press box telling The Post what he likes best about yesterday’s starting pitcher David Phelps. “What’s impressive to me is his composure,’’ Cashman said. “From Day 1 he’s acted like nothing is overwhelming.’’ A few minutes later in..." May 19

  • David Phelps is the Yankees’ Mr. Everything

    Bergen Record "A shrug was the only answer David Phelps gave at first. The soft-spoken right-hander did not want to discuss how valuable he has become to the Yankees' pitching staff. He did not want to talk about how he could find himself in the starting rotation if Ivan Nova – who pitches tonight against..." April 16

  • Phelps hangs 5 zeros in bid for fifth starter

    New York Post "The pre-game crossword puzzle routine is familiar, and so is his thoughtfulness before answering questions. He comes from a university steeped in academic and athletic tradition. And if you watch long enough, there is a resemblance in his pitching mechanics. This is not to imply David Phelps is..." March 11

  • David Phelps, Ivan Nova fighting for spot

    Bergen Record "Competition for the No. 5 starting rotation slot began quietly Thursday morning with David Phelps pitching to live hitters in a light rain. Before the heavy stuff came down, Ivan Nova tossed 35 pitches during a side session — step one toward washing away a rough 2012, when his star dimmed while..." February 15

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