Sun, 29 Dec 2013 11:21:40 -0800
The Kansas City Royals have signed free-agent INF Jason Donald (Reds) and OF Melky Mesa (Yankees) to minor league contracts.
Sun, 01 Sep 2013 13:11:00 -0700
The New York Yankees have promoted 3B David Adams, C J.R. Murphy and Ps Dellin Betances, Cesar Cabral and Brett Marshall from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. In corresponding moves, INF Jayson Nix (hand) was transferred from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list and OF Melky Mesa was unconditionally released.
Fri, 02 Aug 2013 15:39:03 -0700
The New York Yankees activated OF Curtis Granderson (pinkie) from the 15-day disabled list Friday, Aug. 2, and optioned OF Melky Mesa to the minors in a corresponding move.
Fri, 19 Jul 2013 20:54:00 -0700
The New York Yankees placed OF Zoilo Almonte (ankle) on the 15-day disabled list Friday, July 19, due to a sprained ankle. X-rays were negative, but general manager Brian Cashman said Almonte will go for further tests with Yankees doctors. The two most likely candidates to replace Almonte on the roster are OFs Melky Mesa and Thomas Neal.
Fri, 29 Mar 2013 14:58:46 -0700
The New York Yankees optioned OF Melky Mesa to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Friday, March 29.
Mon, 25 Feb 2013 10:34:02 -0800
New York Yankees OFs Matt Diaz and Juan Rivera will see more playing time in the outfield with OF Curtis Granderson (forearm) out until May with a broken forearm. OFs Zoilo Almonte, Melky Mesa and Adonis Garcia could also figure into the mix. INF Eduardo Nunez will not be used in the outfield, according to general manager Brian Cashman. The injury to Granderson likely cements OF Brett Gardner as the starting center fielder.
Mon, 10 Sep 2012 15:11:44 -0700
The New York Yankees are recalling OF Melky Mesa from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Monday, Sept. 10.
Fri, 16 Mar 2012 21:06:10 -0700
The New York Yankees optioned 2B David Adams and OF Zoilo Almonte to Double-A Trenton Friday, March 16. The team also optioned INF Corban Joseph and OF Melky Mesa to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
Thu, 08 Mar 2012 09:52:28 -0800
The New York Yankees signed 19 players to one-year contracts for the 2012 season Wednesday, March 7. The players signed were Ps Cory Wade, Michael Pineda, David Phelps, Ivan Nova, D.J. Mitchell, Brad Meyers, George Kontos, Cesar Cabral and Dellin Betances, Cs Austin Romine and Francisco Cervelli, INFs Ramiro Pena, Eduardo Nunez, Brandon Laird, Corban Joseph and David Adams and OFs Melky Mesa, Justin Maxwell and Zoilo Almonte. Financial terms weren't given.
Sun, 26 Jun 2011 11:43:36 -0700
New York Yankees minor league SP Kei Igawa has been promoted from Double-A Trenton to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, while OF Melky Mesa has been demoted from Trenton to Class A Tampa.