The Cash Register

June, 19, 2012
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The Cash Register is a regular feature in which we chart how former Yankees who were traded away are faring this season.

• Seattle catcher Jesus Montero: A nice week for Montero as he boosted his batting average to .266 and his on-base percentage is now above .300. He hit a home run on Saturday against San Francisco.

• Seattle starter Hector Noesi: Noesi's nightmare season continues as two losses last week dropped him to 2-8 on the year with a 5.69 ERA. Over his last 10 starts, he's 1-6 with a 4.83. The move from the bullpen to the rotation clearly hasn't gone as planned.

• Arizona pitcher Ian Kennedy: Kennedy went 0-2 last week, losing against Texas and Los Angeles. While Texas rocked him for six runs in 5 2/3 innings, he only yielded two over eight against the Angels. For the year, he's 5-7 with a 4.13 ERA.

• Detroit center fielder Austin Jackson: Jackson is 9-for-31 since returning from the disabled list on June 9 against Cincinnati. All his numbers are great, his OPS is .966 and he's getting on base at the top of that lineup.

• Detroit reliever Phil Coke: Coke had one of his best weeks of the season as he threw 4 2/3 scoreless innings to lower his ERA to 3.72. In one of his appearances, he picked up the loss despite not giving up an earned run. He's 1-3 with a 3.72 ERA.

• Miami reliever Mike Dunn: Dunn has not been recalled from Triple-A after being demoted in late May. He has a 4.58 ERA in 12 games in the minors, throwing 17 2/3 innings and yielding 19 hits. He has walked seven as well.

• Boston reliever Mark Melancon: Since returning to Boston, Melancon has not given up a run in 1 1/3 innings. In two appearances against Chicago this weekend, he did not give up a hit and struck out one. He's been able to lower his ERA to 22.85.

• Pittsburgh pitcher A.J. Burnett: After beating Cleveland this weekend, Burnett has won six straight starts and is now 7-2 on the year. Even more impressive, he hasn't given up more than three earned runs in any of his past eight starts. For the year, his ERA is 3.52.

• San Francisco reliever George Kontos: Kontos has thrown three innings for San Francisco and has not surrendered a run. In those three innings, he has yielded four hits and struck out three. He last pitched in a loss for Seattle on Saturday.

• Washington reliever Tyler Clippard: Clippard pitched against the Yankees this weekend, throwing a scoreless inning Saturday. For the year, he's 1-2 with a 2.15 ERA. His WHIP is still excellent at 0.99.

The trades

• Montero/Noesi for Michael Pineda/Jose Campos

• Kennedy/Coke/Jackson for Curtis Granderson

Melky Cabrera/Dunn/Vizcaino for Javier Vazquez/Boone Logan

• Melancon/Jimmy Paredes for Lance Berkman

• Kontos for Chris Stewart

• Burnett for Diego Moreno and Exicardo Cayones

• Clippard for Jonathan Albaladejo

Matt Ehalt

ESPN New York contributor

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TEAM LEADERS

WINS LEADER
Masahiro Tanaka
WINS ERA SO IP
13 2.77 141 136
OTHER LEADERS
BAJ. Ellsbury .271
HRB. McCann 23
RBIB. McCann 75
RB. Gardner 87
OPSB. Gardner .749
ERAH. Kuroda 3.71
SOH. Kuroda 146