Nick Nelson

New York Yankees #79 - Starting Pitcher

  • Born: 12/05/95
  • Age: 25
  • Height: 6'1"
  • Weight: 205
  • Bats/Throws: R/R

Yankees Potential Free Agent Target: Brandon Workman


The right-hander was bad in 2020, but he was absolutely lights out in 2019, which represents the bigger sample.

Internal bullpen options need to step up for the Yankees


There is still time and money to bring another veteran reliever, but the unit won’t be elite unless a couple of pitchers already on the roster take the next step.

The Yankees need to continue to pursue starting pitching depth


The shortened 2020 season will almost certainly cause injuries that will strain pitching depth.

Checking up on the state of the Yankees’ bullpen


With a nearly untouched selection of arms from last year’s club, the Yankees are ready to run it back with a couple of minor changes.

There is a home for the Yankees’ rookies in the bullpen


The rotation was an ambitious ask, but the Yankees’ pitching youth movement now might shift to the bullpen.

Breaking down the roster implications of the Yanks’ big signings


The Yankees’ active Friday will have implications up and down the roster.

NYY news: Schwarber only briefly a target


Kyle Schwarber says there were early talks with Yankees; Bryan Hoch on Gleyber Torres’s future at shortstop; Nick Nelson could be valuable 2021 bullpen piece

The case against re-signing DJ LeMahieu


On the surface, bringing back LeMahieu seems like a no-brainer, but if the Yankees insist on their budget, then another path might be best.

Addressing rotation depth is a must for the Yankees


The Bombers just don’t have enough quality options in the organization to navigate through a long season.

Yankees 2020 Roster Report Cards: Rookie Arms


The Yankees tapped into their young arms in 2020, but the results were far from conclusive.

This Day in Yankees History: Didi Gregorius is traded to the Bronx


On this day in 2014, the Yankees acquired Derek Jeter’s replacement.

Twinkie Town talk: HR also stands for Human Resources


There are a lot of hirings and related news in this one.