Michael Brantley

Michael Brantley

Height/Weight: 6' 2"/209 lbs
Bat: L
Throw: L
Born: Bellevue, Washington
College: None
Draft: 2005 7th round by the
  • Associated Press

    LEADING OFF: Cole leads Yanks against ex-Astros teammates

    Yankees ace Gerrit Cole (6-1, 3.14 ERA) faces his former team when New York hosts the Houston Astros in the third game of a four-game series between the American League’s top two teams. Cole went 35-10 with a 2.68 ERA in 65 starts for Houston from 2018-19 before signing a $324 million, nine-year contract with New York.

  • MLB.com

    Astros vs. Yankees Highlights

    Kyle Tucker's three-run homer lifts Astros in 3-1 win

  • Associated Press

    Verlander pitches Astros to 3-1 win, ends Yanks' home streak

    Justin Verlander was amped up, throwing nine of his 20 fastest pitches this season. Looking as strong as ever in his return season from Tommy John surgery, Verlander pitched four-hit ball over seven innings against the major league-leading Yankees. Kyle Tucker hit a three-run homer in the sixth inning, powering the Houston Astros' 3-1 victory Friday night that stopped New York’s 15-game home winning streak.