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Category: ‘AL East’

Spring Training Player of the Day: Greg Bird…again
March 22nd, 2017 at 5:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** Spring training stats aren't worth paying attention to, but spring training performance certainly is, on a day-to-day basis. Each day, we here at FanRag Sports will be singling out one player who had the best performance of the day, and what it might mean going forward. On Wednesday, Bird...

Spector: While Gregorius heals, Yankees can get preview of top prospects
March 22nd, 2017 at 4:39 PM
***PHOTO1*** Near the end of May of 1995, Tony Fernandez pulled a muscle in his rib cage, an injury that cost the veteran shortstop two weeks. To fill in, the Yankees called up their top shortstop prospect, Derek Jeter, giving the 1992 first-round pick his first taste of the major leagues....

Spring Training Players of the Day: Yankees pitching
March 17th, 2017 at 7:17 PM
***PHOTO1*** Spring training stats aren't worth paying attention to, but spring training performance certainly is, on a day-to-day basis. Each day, we here at FanRag Sports will be singling out one player who had the best performance of the day, and what it might mean going forward. Friday's Players of...

Yankees’ grooming rules forced Clint Frazier to cut his hair – is this good or bad?
March 10th, 2017 at 5:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** A strange "Will he or won't he?" debate reached its resolution on Friday when top New York Yankees prospect Clint Frazier had his long, red mane of hair shorn from his head to suit the club's preferred (mandated) length. The club's PR department commemorated the moment on Twitter: ...

Yankees’ pitching prospects not getting enough love
March 9th, 2017 at 9:22 AM
***PHOTO1*** If you haven't heard, the Yankees have a really deep farm system. After a handful of blockbuster trades and easing up on the World Series or bust mantra, New York was able to reel in a plunder of prospects. With so much focus on the Yankees' change of course, many...