Brandon McCarthy News Archive


DATENEWS
Jul 30
McCarthy collected his third win (3-0) with the Yankees Tuesday, allowing four runs in six innings pitched in his start against the Rangers. He scattered nine hits and issued one walk, while striking out three batters in the win.
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Tue, Jul 29
Jul 24
McCarthy improved to 2-0 in pinstripes Thursday, tossing six innings and allowing just a run on four hits against Texas. He struck out five and walked two.
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Thu, Jul 24
Jul 19
McCarthy earned his first win as a Yankee by limiting the Reds to one run on six hits over six innings Saturday. He fanned nine and didn't issue a walk.
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Sat, Jul 19
Jul 10
McCarthy has a solid debut for his new team Wednesday, allowing four runs (one earned) on nine hits while walking one and striking out three over 6.2 innings, but he did not factor into the decision.
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Wed, Jul 9
Jul 7
McCarthy is scheduled to start Wednesday's game against the Indians, the Yankees' official website reports.
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Mon, Jul 7
Jul 6
McCarthy was traded to the Yankees from the Diamondback on Sunday in exchange for Vidal Nuno, Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reports.
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Sun, Jul 6
Jul 3
McCarthy allowed just two runs and eight hits over 5.2 innings at Pittsburgh on Thursday to earn his third win of the season. He walked two and struck out six.
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Thu, Jul 3
Jul 3
McCarthy credits changes to his offseason workouts -- increased upper body strength training -- and his between-starts routine for his health through the first half of the season, the Arizona Republic reports. "For a long time, there have been a lot of maxims in the game that if you're a pitcher you don't really lift upper body," McCarthy said. "I threw that out the window this year. I lifted upper body. I still lifted everything, got everything baseball strong, but I really tried to grow into a stronger upper body."
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Thu, Jul 3