|June 14 4:25 PM PT5:25 PM MT6:25 PM CT7:25 PM ET19:25 ET23:25 GMT7:25 CST4:25 PM MST6:25 PM EST6:55 PM VEN3:25 UAE (+1)6:25 PM CT-The Yankees placed Youkilis on the 15-day disabled list Friday with a lumbar spine strain - the same injury that put him on the shelf earlier this season.
Analysis: Youkilis, hitting a career-low .219 with two homers and eight RBIs, missed just over a month when he initially suffered the injury.
|May 30 6:12 PM PT7:12 PM MT8:12 PM CT9:12 PM ET21:12 ET1:12 GMT9:12 CST6:12 PM MST8:12 PM EST8:42 PM VEN5:12 UAE (+1)8:12 PM CT-Mark Teixeira and Youkilis each singled in their final minor league rehab game Thursday, and are expected to rejoin the major league club in New York on Friday.
Analysis: Their return could help bolster the Bronx Bombers' offense, which has sputtered during a four-game losing streak this week.
|May 28 1:18 PM PT2:18 PM MT3:18 PM CT4:18 PM ET16:18 ET20:18 GMT4:18 CST1:18 PM MST3:18 PM EST3:48 PM VEN0:18 UAE (+1)3:18 PM CT-Injured New York Yankees infielders Mark Teixeira and Youkilis are ready to start minor league rehab assignments.
Analysis: Both players took part in extended spring training game Tuesday, then said they were leaving the Yankees' minor league complex in Florida to join Double-A Trenton. Youkilis has missed almost 30 games with a lumbar spine sprain.
|Apr. 30 2:19 PM PT3:19 PM MT4:19 PM CT5:19 PM ET17:19 ET21:19 GMT5:19 CST2:19 PM MST4:19 PM EST4:49 PM VEN1:19 UAE (+1)4:19 PM CT-The Yankees welcomed back first baseman Mark Teixeira and Youkilis from the disabled list and immediately inserted the pair into their injury-depleted batting order for a series opener against the Boston Red Sox.
Analysis: Youkilis has not played since April 27 because of a back injury.
|Apr. 28 9:29 AM PT10:29 AM MT11:29 AM CT12:29 PM ET12:29 ET16:29 GMT0:29 CST9:29 AM MST11:29 AM EST11:59 AM VEN20:29 UAE11:29 AM CT-Youkilis is out of the New York Yankees' lineup for the eighth time in nine games because of a bad back and he could be headed to the disabled list.
Analysis: Youkilis had an MRI Monday and would not speculate about his status when he spoke before the Yankees played the Houston Astros. He missed six games, then played first base Saturday and was 0 for 3 with a walk. He woke up tight Sunday.
|Apr. 22 3:58 PM PT4:58 PM MT5:58 PM CT6:58 PM ET18:58 ET22:58 GMT6:58 CST3:58 PM MST5:58 PM EST6:28 PM VEN2:58 UAE (+1)5:58 PM CT-Youkilis returned to New York's lineup Saturday after missing six games.
Analysis: He had been dealing with tightness in his lower back.
|Apr. 13 11:33 PM PT12:33 AM MT1:33 AM CT2:33 AM ET2:33 ET6:33 GMT14:33 CST11:33 PM MST1:33 AM EST2:03 AM VEN10:33 UAE1:33 AM CT-Youkilis went 3 for 3 and had an error Friday in a 5-2 win over the O's.
Analysis: Youkilis has hit safely in all nine games for New York, going 14 for 33. He's 1 for 9 against Jason Hammel, who starts Saturday for the Birds.
|Apr. 6 2:15 PM PT3:15 PM MT4:15 PM CT5:15 PM ET17:15 ET21:15 GMT5:15 CST2:15 PM MST4:15 PM EST4:45 PM VEN1:15 UAE (+1)4:15 PM CT-Youkilis went 2 for 4 with a home run in an 8-3 loss to Detroit on Friday.
Analysis: Youkilis also added two RBIs. He's hit safely in each of the first four games.
|Feb. 14 11:34 AM PT12:34 PM MT1:34 PM CT2:34 PM ET14:34 ET19:34 GMT3:34 CST12:34 PM MST2:34 PM EST3:04 PM VEN23:34 UAE1:34 PM CT-Youkilis has taken part in his first workout with the New York Yankees. The one-time Boston Red Sox third baseman was part of a pre-spring training session Thursday at the Yankees' minor league complex.
Analysis: Youkilis took batting practice and also stopped at Steinbrenner Field, where New York's pitchers and catchers held their second day of workouts, and talked with manager Joe Girardi.
|Feb. 5 11:57 AM PT12:57 PM MT1:57 PM CT2:57 PM ET14:57 ET19:57 GMT3:57 CST12:57 PM MST2:57 PM EST3:27 PM VEN23:57 UAE1:57 PM CT-Yankees reliever Joba Chamberlain says he's received a text message from new teammate Youkilis and hopes whatever tension existed between the two is past.
Analysis: When the Yankees played the Red Sox, Chamberlain and Youkilis feuded over inside fastballs. After Youkilis agreed to join the Yankees in December, the pitcher left him a voice mail. Chamberlain said in January that he had not heard back, but said Tuesday he had received a text.