Fri, 13 Feb 2015 10:32:37 -0800
New York Yankees RPs Dellin Betances and Andrew Miller will enter spring training with neither having the closer job locked down. The Yankees don't feel like they need to have a choice right now, but manager Joe Girardi would like to have a decision by the end of spring training. MLB.com's Bryan Hoch's guess is that Betances will win the job, with Miller serving as the eighth-inning setup man.
Tue, 03 Feb 2015 12:35:11 -0800
New York Yankees RP Andrew Miller and RP Dellin Betances will enter spring training with neither in the closing role, but manager Joe Girardi wants a closer decided by the end of spring training. "I think guys like to know their roles, so I think if we can iron it out, I think it would be a good thing to do," said Girardi.
Sun, 23 Nov 2014 10:06:32 -0800
New York Yankees RP Dellin Betances could be used to close games next season if the team is unable to re-sign free-agent RP David Robertson.
Sat, 27 Sep 2014 11:43:02 -0700
New York Yankees RP Dellin Betances is being shut down for the remainder of the season, according to manager Joe Girardi. "It's not because he's hurt, but he's got 90 innings," Girardi said. "He's had the highest workload."
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:56:13 -0700
New York Yankees RP Dellin Betances recorded his 132st and 132nd strikeouts of the year Tuesday, Sept. 16, to break RP Mariano Rivera's record of 130 strikeouts as a reliever in a season. Rivera needed 107 2/3 innings to reach the mark, but Betances needed only 87 2/3 frames. Betances has fanned more than 50 percent of the batters he's faced this year (132 K's in 263 outs).
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 21:17:12 -0700
New York Yankees RP Dellin Betances struck out three batters in two perfect innings of relief Friday, July 11, against the Baltimore Orioles. He increased his strikeout total to 84, most among big league relievers.
Sun, 06 Jul 2014 17:23:13 -0700
New York Yankees SP Masahiro Tanaka and RP Dellin Betances, Oakland Athletics SP Scott Kazmir and RP Sean Doolittle, Toronto Blue Jays SP Mark Buehrle, Texas Rangers SP Yu Darvish, Seattle Mariners SP Felix Hernandez, Kansas City Royals RP Greg Holland, Boston Red Sox SP Jon Lester, Minnesota Twins RP Glen Perkins, Tampa Bay Rays SP David Price and Detroit Tigers SP Max Scherzer have been named as the pitchers for the American League in the 2014 All-Star Game.
Sun, 25 May 2014 07:15:36 -0700
New York Yankees RP Dellin Betances recorded his third win in relief Saturday, May 24.
Fantasy Tip: He has a 1.20 ERA, a 0.73 WHIP and 26 strikeouts in 15 innings this month. He should be scooped up in most rotisserie leagues as his numbers are simply too good to ignore despite not figuring in many save chances.
Fri, 16 May 2014 07:20:35 -0700
New York Yankees RP Dellin Betances struck out six in 2 1/3 innings and recorded the win in relief Thursday, May 15.
Sat, 26 Apr 2014 14:39:34 -0700
New York Yankees RP Dellin Betances picked up his first win with two innings of quality relief Saturday, April 26.
Fantasy Tip: Betances has allowed four hits in 11 2/3 innings and struck out 19 to go with a 0.77 ERA and 0.94 WHIP.