Sun, 22 Sep 2013 11:48:47 -0700
New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi said C Austin Romine (concussion) has been cleared to play. However, he may remain sidelined for the rest of the season because he still experiences dizziness after workouts.
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.
Sat, 14 Sep 2013 11:40:31 -0700
New York Yankees C Joe Girardi said C Austin Romine (concussion) "took some swings and felt better" Friday, Sept. 13.
Thu, 12 Sep 2013 19:48:37 -0700
New York Yankees C Austin Romine (concussion) said he is making progress in his recovery from a concussion. He was scheduled to undergo an IMpact test to check his memorization skills.
Wed, 11 Sep 2013 19:30:32 -0700
New York Yankees C Austin Romine (concussion) suffered a slight concussion Tuesday, Sept. 10, against the Baltimore Orioles when he was hit with a foul tip, according to manager Joe Girardi. "I will not use him (Wednesday). We'll see where he's at in a couple of days," Girardi said.
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.
Mon, 20 May 2013 15:33:58 -0700
New York Yankees C Chris Stewart (groin) took some soft toss Monday, May 20, and he felt OK. Stewart is still available in an emergency with C Austin Romine starting against the Baltimore Orioles.
Fri, 17 May 2013 12:56:34 -0700
New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi said C Chris Stewart (groin) is available in an emergency situation for a few days.
Fantasy Tip: With Francisco Cervelli (hand) also out, Austin Romine will handle the catching duties for at least the next couple of days. Add him if you need catching help in deep AL-only formats.
Tue, 30 Apr 2013 11:23:38 -0700
New York Yankees SP Andy Pettitte gave up 10 hits and seven runs, both season highs, in his loss to the Houston Astros Monday, April 29, in his first start with C Austin Romine behind the dish. "He hasn't been back there, and I felt like maybe I didn't get into the rhythm I wanted to," Pettitte said of Romine. It was the most hits Pettitte had allowed since Sept. 24, 2010, against the Boston Red Sox.