Sun, 13 Apr 2014 23:09:06 -0700
New York Yankees OF Alfonso Soriano has indicated he would like to play with the team through 2016 if he has a good year. However, if Soriano struggles the remainder of the season, he likely will call it quits at year's end.
Sun, 13 Apr 2014 11:06:57 -0700
New York Yankees OF Alfonso Soriano made his first career start in right field Saturday, April 12. He made an error on the first chance he got, dropping a fly ball hit by Boston Red Sox SS Xander Bogaerts. Soriano's only other experience in right field at the major league level came during the 2003 World Series, when he played the position for an inning.
Sat, 05 Apr 2014 18:38:41 -0700
New York Yankees OF Alfonso Soriano has started the season hitless in 16 at-bats, and he struck out on a pitch that bounced in front of him with two runners on base in the eighth inning Saturday, April 5, against the Toronto Blue Jays. "I had a couple of good contacts," Soriano said. "Once I get my first hit I'll be okay. I know who I am. The last couple years I started slow, but this has only been four games."
Mon, 24 Mar 2014 06:14:54 -0700
New York Yankees DH Alfonso Soriano has looked "better than before" this spring, according to a scout.
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 20:29:42 -0800
New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi said the team could consider using OF Alfonso Soriano as a backup first baseman this season. Girardi said the team has been looking for ways to make Soriano more versatile.
Mon, 03 Mar 2014 14:23:44 -0800
New York Yankees 1B Mark Teixeira (wrist) will make his spring debut Thursday, March 6. OF Alfonso Soriano (flu) is also expected to make his first start.
Sat, 01 Mar 2014 19:53:31 -0800
New York Yankees OF Alfonso Soriano (illness) has been scratched from the lineup for the Grapefruit League spring game Sunday, March 2, against the Toronto Blue Jays due to illness. He is still not feeling well enough to play.
Thu, 27 Feb 2014 08:39:17 -0800
New York Yankees OF Alfonso Soriano (flu) is dealing with the flu and isn't expected to play until Sunday, March 2.
Fri, 21 Feb 2014 19:39:06 -0800
New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi said the team hopes OF Alfonso Soriano (illness) will be able to participate in on-field workouts Saturday, Feb. 22. Soriano worked out in the weight room Friday, Feb. 21, but did not participate in on-field drills.
Fri, 21 Feb 2014 05:20:58 -0800
New York Yankees OF Alfonso Soriano (flu) sat out of workouts Thursday, March 20, due to the flu.