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Brett Gardner | Outfielder | #11

Team: New York Yankees
Age / DOB:  (34) / 8/24/1983
Ht / Wt:  5'11" / 195
Bats / Throws: Left / Left
College: Charleston
Drafted: 2005 / Rd. 3 (0) / NYY
Contract: view contract details

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Brett Gardner went 3-for-5 with two RBI and a stolen base in Tuesday's win over the Twins.
Gardner doubled in a run in the second inning off of Jose Berrios and then knocked Berrios out of the game with an RBI single in the fourth. He later reached on a infield single in the seventh and stole a base but was thrown out at home on a fielder's choice. Gardner's 23 pilfers this season is his highest total in four years. Sep 19 - 11:56 PM

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Brett Gardner finished with three hits and two steals Monday against the Twins.

Gardner locked up his first 20 HR-20 SB season with a steal yesterday, and he just kept running today. He was a lot more power than speed earlier this year, but since the beginning of August, he has nine steals and just one homer in 182 at-bats.
Sep 18 - 10:46 PM

Brett Gardner is not in the Yankees' starting lineup Thursday versus the Orioles.

Gardner went 2-for-5 with two RBI in Wednesday's win over the Rays, but he'll take a seat Thursday versus Orioles left-hander Wade Miley. Clint Frazier is starting in left field and batting ninth. Starlin Castro is also on the bench for New York.
Sep 14 - 3:30 PM

Brett Gardner finished 2-for-5 with two RBI in the Yankees' 3-2 win over the Rays on Wednesday.

Gardner contributed a two-run single to the Yankees' three-run second inning and then added another single in the top of the ninth. The veteran outfielder is slashing .260/.348/.424 with 20 home runs, 58 RBI, 19 stolen bases, and 88 runs scored in 138 games this season.
Sep 13 - 5:11 PM

Brett Gardner went 2-for-5 with a pair of singles as the Yankees rallied to beat the Rangers on Saturday afternoon.

The Yankees did just enough on offense to squeak out a victory in this one. All nine of the club's hits in the game were singles, with Garner the lone Yankee to collect multiple hits. The veteran outfielder is slashing .257/.347/.423 with 20 homers and 54 RBI in what has been a resurgent season.
Sep 9 - 4:13 PM

Brett Gardner had two hits, two walks, a steal and two runs scored Thursday against the Orioles.

Gardner should have been thrown out on the steal, but Jonathan Schoop mishandled the throw. With one more steal, Gardner will have 20 for the seventh time in his career.
Sep 7 - 5:58 PM

Brett Gardner went 2-for-4 with a run scored in Thursday's win over the Red Sox.

Gardner closed the month of August on a roll, going 19-for-51 in his last 12 games. He's scored 82 runs atop the Yankees lineup, good for seventh-most in the American League to date. The 34-year-old is hitting .261/.351/.434 with 20 homers, 53 RBI and 18 steals in 126 games.
Aug 31 - 11:55 PM

Brett Gardner is not in the Yankeees' lineup Sunday.

Greg Bird is also sitting out with the Mariners throwing lefty Andrew Albers. Jacoby Ellsbury and Chase Headley are getting starts.
Aug 27 - 10:30 AM

Brett Gardner went 3-for-4 and scored a run as the Yankees topped the Mariners on Saturday afternoon.

All three of Gardner's hits were singles. He also drew a walk in the contest, reaching base safely four times. Gardner also showed off his wheels, swiping his 18th base. For the season, the resurgent outfielder is hitting .259/.350/.787 with 20 homers and 53 RBI.
Aug 26 - 4:49 PM

Brett Gardner went 4-for-5 Thursday against the Tigers, raising his average to .257.

Gardner might be in some danger of a suspension after being the main character in the little skirmish that happened two innings after the big brawl today, but since it's unclear if he threw a punch, perhaps he'll avoid punishment. The four-hit game was good to see in what has been a quiet month from him; he was hitting .209/.277/.291 in August.
Aug 24 - 5:58 PM

Brett Gardner had a double, two RBI and two runs scored in Thursday's win over the Mets.

With the bases loaded in the fourth inning, Gardner delivered a two-run double as part of a four-run frame for the Yanks. He's now got 75 runs scored on the year, seventh-most in the American League. The 33-year-old is batting .248/.341/.430 with 19 homers, 51 RBI, those 75 runs and 15 stolen bases on the year.
Aug 18 - 12:34 AM

Brett Gardner is not in the Yankees' lineup Wednesday against the Mets.

It's a routine day off for the 33-year-old. The Yankees will go with an outfield of Aaron Hicks, Jacoby Ellsbury and Aaron Judge Wednesday versus right-hander Robert Gsellman.
Aug 16 - 4:15 PM

Brett Gardner delivered a walk-off RBI single in the ninth inning on Saturday, propelling the Yankees to a 5-4 victory over the Rays.

The Rays tied the game at 4-4 with a solo homer from Lucas Duda in the eighth inning. The Yankees responded with a walk, hit by pitch, single, single combo to push the winning run across against the Rays' bullpen. Gardner finished the day 1-for-5 and is now hitting .261/.355/.469 with 18 homers and 48 RBI on the year.
Jul 29 - 4:36 PM

Brett Gardner scored the tying run in the ninth inning before hitting a walk-off homer in the 11th to give the Yankees a 6-5 win over the Rays on Thursday.

Gardner had a relatively quiet night before he stepped to the plate to lead off the ninth inning. In that at-bat, he slapped a triple into the left-center gap, eventually scoring the game-tying run later in the inning. He then stepped in to lead off the 11th inning and ripped a pitch over the right field wall to commence the celebration. The 33-year-old now has a career-high 18 homers to go with 46 RBI, 66 runs scored and 13 steals. He's batting .261/.353/.465 after Thursday's fireworks.
Jul 28 - 1:07 AM

Brett Gardner went 2-for-5 with a solo home run and two total RBI in Sunday's win over the Mariners.

Gardner led off the game with a solo home run off Yovani Gallardo and would later come through with an opposite-field RBI single in the sixth inning. That latter hit tied the game at 4-4, which Clint Frazier followed up with a two-run go-ahead double. Gardner has now matched his career-best for homers in a season with 17 long balls. On the micro level, he is currently working on a six-game hitting streak.
Jul 23 - 7:52 PM

Depth Charts

C1Gary Sanchez
2Austin Romine
3Erik Kratz
1B1Greg Bird
2Chase Headley
3Tyler Austin
2B1Starlin Castro
2Tyler Wade
SS1Didi Gregorius
2Ronald Torreyes
3B1Todd Frazier
LF1Brett Gardner
CF1Aaron Hicks
2Jacoby Ellsbury
RF1Aaron Judge
DH1Matt Holliday
2Clint Frazier
3Miguel Andujar
Starting Pitcher
S1Masahiro Tanaka
2Luis Severino
3Sonny Gray
4CC Sabathia
5Jaime Garcia
6Jordan Montgomery
7Luis Cessa
8Michael Pineda
Relief Pitcher
R1Aroldis Chapman
2Dellin Betances
3David Robertson
4Tommy Kahnle
5Adam Warren
6Chad Green
7Chasen Shreve
8Bryan Mitchell
9Giovanny Gallegos
10Ben Heller
11Caleb Smith
12Jonathan Holder
13Domingo German