Thanks to the hard-working folks in the Yankees media relations department, here are some updated winter league statistics of Yankee players:
RHP Kevin Whelan has allowed just one earned run in six relief appearances for the Peoria Javelinas, striking out 10 batters in 10 innings. He ranks fifth in the Arizona Fall League in ERA (0.90).
OF Justin Christian, playing with the Caneros de los Mochis of the Mexican League, is tied for first in the league in stolen bases with seven. He has hit safely in 16 of his 20 starts with the Caneros. Christian is hitting only .241, however, with a .300 OBP.
2B Kevin Russo is currently riding a 13-game hitting streak for Peoria in the AFL. He is hitting .361 and has a .391 OBP.
2B Damon Sublett is having a strong season in Hawaii. He is at .294 with 15 RBI and seven extra-base hits in 51 ABs.
RHP Andrew Brackman is 3-3, 4.21 in Hawaii. In 25.2 innings, he has allowed 24 hits, walked 13 and struck out 27.