Yankees spring training 2017

+-

Scenes from George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa and elsewhere around Florida as the Yankees attend spring training in preparation for the 2017 MLB season.

J.R. Graham #67 of the New York Yankees
(Credit: Getty Images / Justin K. Aller)

J.R. Graham #67 of the New York Yankees reacts after being hit by a batted ball in the ninth inning against the Detroit Tigers during a spring training game at George M. Steinbrenner Field on March 11, 2017 in Tampa, Florida.

Ruben Tejada #30 of the New York Yankees
(Credit: Getty Images / Justin K. Aller)

Ruben Tejada #30 of the New York Yankees makes a catch against the Detroit Tigers during a spring training game at George M. Steinbrenner Field on March 11, 2017 in Tampa, Florida.

Gleyber Torres of the New York Yankees reacts
(Credit: Getty Images / Justin K. Aller)

Gleyber Torres of the New York Yankees reacts after hitting a solo home run in the sixth inning against the Detroit Tigers during a spring training game at George M. Steinbrenner Field on March 11, 2017 in Tampa, Florida.

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE
Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees
(Credit: Getty Images / Justin K. Aller)

Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees pitches in the first inning during a spring training game against the Detroit Tigers at George M. Steinbrenner Field on March 11, 2017 in Tampa, Florida.

J.R. Graham #67 of the New York Yankees
(Credit: Getty Images / Justin K. Aller)

J.R. Graham #67 of the New York Yankees pitches in the ninth inning against the Detroit Tigers during a spring training game at George M. Steinbrenner Field on March 11, 2017 in Tampa, Florida.

Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees
(Credit: Getty Images / Justin K. Aller)

Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees pitches in the second inning during a spring training game against the Detroit Tigers at George M. Steinbrenner Field on March 11, 2017 in Tampa, Florida.

New York Yankees' Brett Gardner, left, gets high
(Credit: AP / John Raoux)

New York Yankees' Brett Gardner, left, gets high fives from teammates in the dugout after hitting a home run against the Atlanta Braves in the first inning of a spring training baseball game, Thursday, March 9, 2017, in Kissimmee, Fla.

Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Aaron Blair throws in
(Credit: AP / John Raoux)

Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Aaron Blair throws in the first inning of a spring training baseball game against the New York Yankees, Thursday, March 9, 2017, in Kissimmee, Fla.

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE
New York Yankees first baseman Chris Carter, left,
(Credit: AP / John Raoux)

New York Yankees first baseman Chris Carter, left, makes the catch in time to force out Atlanta Braves' on a infield ground ball in the second inning of a spring training baseball game, Thursday, March 9, 2017, in Kissimmee, Fla.

Atlanta Braves starting pitcher John Danks throws against
(Credit: AP / John Raoux)

Atlanta Braves starting pitcher John Danks throws against the New York Yankees in the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game, Thursday, March 9, 2017, in Kissimmee, Fla.

A foul ball bounces off the face mask
(Credit: AP / John Raoux)

A foul ball bounces off the face mask of New York Yankees catcher Austin Romine in the third inning of a spring training baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Thursday, March 9, 2017, in Kissimmee, Fla.

A fan holds up a bat he caught
(Credit: AP / John Raoux)

A fan holds up a bat he caught after New York Yankees' Aaron Judge lost it swinging at a pitch in third inning of a spring training baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Thursday, March 9, 2017, in Kissimmee, Fla.

New York Yankees' Jacoby Ellsbury (22) fouls a
(Credit: AP / John Raoux)

New York Yankees' Jacoby Ellsbury (22) fouls a pitch off his thigh in the first inning of a spring training baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Thursday, March 9, 2017, in Kissimmee, Fla.

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE
New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi, right, and
(Credit: AP / John Raoux)

New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi, right, and a trainer check on the condition of catcher Austin Romine, left, after he was hit in the face mask with a foul ball in the third inning of a spring training baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Thursday, March 9, 2017, in Kissimmee, Fla.

New York Yankees starting pitcher Michael Pineda throws
(Credit: AP / John Raoux)

New York Yankees starting pitcher Michael Pineda throws in the first inning of a spring training baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Thursday, March 9, 2017, in Kissimmee, Fla.

New York Yankees relief pitcher Ben Heller (61)
(Credit: AP / John Raoux)

New York Yankees relief pitcher Ben Heller (61) throws against the Atlanta Braves in the fifth inning of a spring training baseball game, Thursday, March 9, 2017, in Kissimmee, Fla.

Atlanta Braves shortstop Ozzie Albies, left, waits for
(Credit: AP / John Raoux)

Atlanta Braves shortstop Ozzie Albies, left, waits for the throw from catcher Kurt Suzuki as New York Yankees' Jacoby Ellsbury (22) steals second base in the third inning of a spring training baseball game, Thursday, March 9, 2017, in Kissimmee, Fla.

New York Yankees second baseman Tyler Wade, left,
(Credit: AP / John Raoux)

New York Yankees second baseman Tyler Wade, left, misses the throw as Atlanta Braves' Matt Kemp steals the base in the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game, Thursday, March 9, 2017, in Kissimmee, Fla.

New York Yankees' Tyler Wade, left, dives back
(Credit: AP / John Raoux)

New York Yankees' Tyler Wade, left, dives back safely to first base on a pick off attempt as Atlanta Braves first baseman Balbino Fuenmayor waits for the throw in the second inning a spring training game on Thursday, March 9, 2017, in Kissimmee, Fla.

Fans try to catch a foul ball during
(Credit: AP / John Raoux)

Fans try to catch a foul ball during the first inning of a spring training baseball game between the Atlanta Braves and the New York Yankees, Thursday, March 9, 2017, in Kissimmee, Fla.

New York Yankees' Jacoby Ellsbury and manager Joe
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees' Jacoby Ellsbury and manager Joe Girardi talking during batting practice spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Thursday Feb. 23, 2017

Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez does exercising drills from
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez does exercising drills from home plate during a spring training workout on Thursday Feb. 23, 2017, at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Fla.

New York Yankees' Jacoby Ellsbury checking out his
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees' Jacoby Ellsbury checking out his bat after hitting during batting practice spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Thursday Feb. 23, 2017

New York Yankees' OF Jacoby Ellsbury talking with
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees' OF Jacoby Ellsbury talking with Dustin Fowler while preparing for batting practice during spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Thursday Feb. 23, 2017

New York Yankees' catcher Austin Romine and pitcher
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees' catcher Austin Romine and pitcher Johnny Barbato getting feedback from pitching coach Larry Rothschild after their pitching session during spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Thursday Feb. 23, 2017

New York Yankees' manager Joe Girardi left, talking
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees' manager Joe Girardi left, talking with invited coach Alex Rodriguez, right and Major League Strength & Conditioning Coordinator Matthew Krause, rear left, during spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Thursday Feb. 23, 2017

New York Yankees' catcher Austin Romine exercising drills
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees' catcher Austin Romine exercising drills from home plate during spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Thursday Feb. 23, 2017

New York Yankees' 3rd base coach Tony Pina
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees' 3rd base coach Tony Pina talking with catchers Gary Sanchez and Austin Romine during spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Thursday Feb. 23, 2017

New York Yankees' invited coach Alex Rodriguez, center
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees' invited coach Alex Rodriguez, center talking with Major League Strength & Conditioning Coordinator Matthew Krause, left and manager Joe Girardi during spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Thursday Feb. 23, 2017

New York Yankees' guess coach Nick Swisher having
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees' guess coach Nick Swisher having a funny moment while talking with Lee Mazzilli during spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Thursday Feb. 23, 2017

New York Yankees spring training at George M.
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Thursday Feb. 23, 2017

New York Yankees' 1st baseman Greg Bird finishing
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees' 1st baseman Greg Bird finishing his fielding workout during spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Thursday Feb. 23, 2017

New York Yankees' Clint Frazier during a press
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees' Clint Frazier during a press conference at spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Thursday Feb. 23, 2017

New York Yankees' Jacoby Ellsbury and manager Joe
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees' Jacoby Ellsbury and manager Joe Girardi talking during batting practice spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Thursday Feb. 23, 2017

New York Yankees' 3rd baseman Chase Headley during
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees' 3rd baseman Chase Headley during practice at spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Thursday Feb. 23, 2017

New York Yankees' manager Joe Girardi talking with
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees' manager Joe Girardi talking with invited coach Nick Swisher talking in the batting cage during spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Thursday Feb. 23, 2017

Former New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

Former New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez looks on during spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017.

New York Yankees' pitching coach Larry Rothschild talking
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees' pitching coach Larry Rothschild talking with pitcher Ben Heller who was throwing in the bullpen at spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Wednesday Feb. 22, 2017

New York Yankees' Joe Mantiply talking with pitching
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees' Joe Mantiply talking with pitching coach Larry Rothschild spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Wednesday Feb. 22, 2017

New York Yankees' Bryan Mitchell throwing in the
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees' Bryan Mitchell throwing in the bullpen during spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Wednesday Feb. 22, 2017

Former New York Yankee Alex Rodriguez leaving field
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

Former New York Yankee Alex Rodriguez leaving field 2 after batting practice during spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Wednesday Feb. 22, 2017

New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi talking with
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi talking with Chance Adams in the bullpen during spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Wednesday Feb. 22, 2017

Former New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

Former New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez looks on during spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017.

New York Yankees' Masahiro Tanaka takes a moment
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees' Masahiro Tanaka takes a moment from throwing while warming up his arm during spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Wednesday Feb. 22, 2017

New York Yankees' Austin Romine leaving the bullpen
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees' Austin Romine leaving the bullpen after his workout during spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Wednesday Feb. 22, 2017

New York Yankees' Dellin Betances warming up his
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees' Dellin Betances warming up his arm during spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Wednesday Feb. 22, 2017

New York Yankees 3rd base coach Tony Pina
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees 3rd base coach Tony Pina talking with catcher Gary Sanchez about signals in the bullpen during spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Wednesday Feb. 22, 2017

New York Yankees' Tyler Clippard throwing in the
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees' Tyler Clippard throwing in the bullpen during spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Wednesday Feb. 22, 2017

New York Yankees catchers Gary Sanchez, left and
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees catchers Gary Sanchez, left and Aroldis Chapman at batting practice during spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Wednesday Feb. 22, 2017

New York Yankees' Gary Sanchez, left going cover
(Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr.)

New York Yankees' Gary Sanchez, left going cover signals with bullpen catcher Michael Megale in the bullpen at spring training at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, FL. Wednesday Feb. 22, 2017

Show More

Subscribe to Newsday’s sports newsletter

Receive stories, photos and videos about your favorite New York teams plus national sports news and events.

Sign up

By clicking Sign up, you agree to our privacy policy.

Related Media

Former New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez Alex Rodriguez at Yankees spring training $alttext Which rule would you change in baseball? New York Yankees Gary Sanchez is greeted in Five keys for the Yankees entering spring training

Comments

Newsday.com now uses Facebook for our comment boards. Please read our guidelines and connect your Facebook account to comment.

By using this site, you agree to our Privacy policy.

OK