LF,CF - FA
The Yankees declined their $10 million 2021 club option on OF Brett Gardner.
Gardner will instead receive a $2.5 million buyout. Jon Heyman of MLB Network notes that the Yankees "love" Gardner and could look to bring him back for less. The lefty outfielder will likely be looking at a reserve role if he returns.
Brett Gardner went 1-for-4 with a run scored and an RBI as the Yankees beat the Blue Jays by a 12-1 score on Tuesday.
Gardner has had a disappointing season hitting just .208 over 152 plate appearances. But the veteran outfielder has helped in counting stats with five home runs, 15 RBI, 20 runs scored, and three stolen bases.
Brett Gardner went 2-for-3 with a walk and a home run on Thursday as the Yankees beat the Blue Jays by a 10-7 score.
Gardner is now hitting .198 with five home runs, 14 RBI, 16 runs, and three stolen bases on the season. The veteran outfielder is not playing every day now that the Yankees have everyone healthy in the outfield and is not worth owning in fantasy.
Brett Gardner went 1-for-4 with a walk and scored two runs while driving in another as the Yankees beat the Blue Jays by a 20-6 score on Tuesday.
Gardner has been disappointing this season hitting just .185 with four home runs, 12 RBI, and 15 runs scored. The veteran outfielder will be struggling to find playing time with Giancarlo Stanton and Aaron Judge coming back from injuries and can be left on the waiver wire.
Brett Gardner went 2-for-2 with a walk and a two-run home run during a 6-0 win over the Orioles in the first game of Friday's doubleheader.
Gardner went 1-for-3 with two walks in the second game on Friday and looks to be breaking out of an extended slump. Overall the veteran outfielder is hitting .180 with four homers, three steals, 11 RBI, and 13 runs on the season.