Yankees’ Aaron Hicks bounces back after outfield blunder


Here are some nuggets from the Yankees’ spring training on Monday:

playing the hit

DJ LeMahieu picked up a pair of singles in the win.

At first, he was thrown out on a close play trying to pull in a double, but the second single drove in a pair of runs.

R’ ball

Aaron Hicks hit a fly ball to left field in the first batter of the game, a play that was reminiscent of some of his late-season struggles last season.

Aaron Hicks’ offense is reminiscent of last year’s struggles.
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Aaron Hicks
Aaron Hicks rebounds after his mistake.
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But unlike last year, he bounced back, ripping a single and a double in his first two at-bats.

Caught my eye

Willie Calhoun just keeps hitting. The non-roster outfielder, who is trying to make a case for the left-field job, went 2-for-3 with two singles and is now hitting .571 (8-for-14) with a 1.482 OPS through six games. is killing

Tuesday’s schedule

The Yankees have their first off day since camp began.

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