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MLB Trade Rumors: Dodgers Aggressively Pursuing White Sox’ Alexei Ramirez, Could Beat Yankees Out
November 19th, 2014 at 10:14 AM
The New York Yankees are still on the hunt for their next shortstop and one guy who is on their radar as far as a trade goes; may end up landing 3,000 miles away from the Bronx. ***PHOTO1*** This past month, the Yankees contacted the Chicago White Sox regarding the availability of...

MLB Rumors: New York Yankees not Interested in SS Takashi Toritani
November 17th, 2014 at 12:53 PM
The next shortstop of the New York Yankees will not be coming from Japan. ***PHOTO1*** Joel Sherman of the New York Post is reporting that the Bronx Bombers will not be interested in free agent Japanese import, Takashi Toritani, who is interested in coming to the major leagues in 2015 and playing...

MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees Could Still Be in Play to Trade for Rangers’ Elvis Andrus
November 17th, 2014 at 9:06 AM
The New York Yankees continue to search for their next shortstop for the 2015 season and while they haven't been tied to many free agents on the market, they continue to be linked to possible trade options. ***PHOTO1*** Elvis Andrus of the Texas Rangers continues to be linked to the Yankees despite...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: New York Mets Interested in New York Yankees SS Stephen Drew
November 13th, 2014 at 5:37 PM
The New York Yankees have kept tabs on Stephen Drew, as they are interested in him, but as a fallback option in case they don't land someone else. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees aren't the only team in New York interested in Drew's services, as Joel Sherman of the New York Post has reported...

MLB Trade Talk: Could Yankees Be Waiting on Nationals’ Ian Desmond After $107 Million Contract Rejection
November 13th, 2014 at 2:35 PM
Ever since Derek Jeter's retirement, the speculation has been on who will play shortstop for the New York Yankees in 2015. Thus far, the candidates that could be either trade partners or free agent pickups aren't looking like they will be Bronx bound. ***PHOTO1*** Hanley Ramirez likely won't be a shortstop much...

Colorado Rockies GM Jeff Birdich: Troy Tulowitzki Trade Talks are ‘Fictitous’
November 13th, 2014 at 11:41 AM
In his first months as the new general manager of the Colorado Rockies, Jeff Birdich has a tough task in front of him; being the guy that may have to pull the trigger on trading all star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki and outfielder Carlos Gonzalez. ***PHOTO1*** Both have very high contracts which might...

MLB Trade Rumors: New York Yankees Aren’t Interested in Rangers’ Elvis Andrus’ Massive Contract
November 12th, 2014 at 1:44 PM
tHeading into this week, many thought that Texas Rangers' Elvis Andrus was emerging as the possible favorite to be the New York Yankees next shortstop for the 2015 and be acquired in a trade this winter. ***PHOTO1*** However, it looks like that is a long shot to happen, which is what Mark...

MLB Trade Rumors: One Trade Proposal the Yankees Could Offer to Land Rangers’ Elvis Andrus
November 12th, 2014 at 11:13 AM
With some of the shortstop options reportedly not on the New York Yankees radar, the one option that seems like a possible match is Texas Rangers Elvis Andrus; someone the Yankees are intrigued in. ***PHOTO1*** He's only 26, but he also comes with an eight-year, $120 million contract which kicks in starting...

MLB Trade Rumors: Phillies’ Jimmy Rollins Blocked Trade to Mets, Doesn’t Want to Leave Philadelphia
November 11th, 2014 at 3:20 PM
The New York Yankees have recently explored a trade for Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins; as he has one-year left on his deal and would be considered a short-term solution. ***PHOTO1*** However, as Adam Rubin of ESPN New York reported on Tuesday, the long-time Phillies shortstop blocked a possible trade attempt to...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Jed Lowrie, Asdrubal Cabrera not High on New York Yankees List
November 11th, 2014 at 11:36 AM
It's no secret that the New York Yankees want to find their next shortstop for the 2015 season; something that they've had time to think about during the entire 2014 season with Derek Jeter's departure from baseball. ***PHOTO1*** Many names are going to be thrown around from Jimmy Rollins to Elvis Andrus...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Yankees Aren’t Inclined to Spend Big for Dodgers’ Hanley Ramirez
November 11th, 2014 at 10:20 AM
One of the top priorities for the New York Yankees this winter is finding their next shortstop to replace the now retired Derek Jeter and Brian Cashman has been taking a very aggressive approach searching the entire market. ***PHOTO1*** He's looked at the free agents out there as well as all of...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Oakland A’s Interested in New York Yankees’ Stephen Drew
November 10th, 2014 at 9:13 PM
The New York Yankees have talked to Stephen Drew and his agent Scott Boras about a reunion, only this time it would be for shortstop, whereas Drew played second base primarily last year with Derek Jeter still on the active roster. ***PHOTO1*** However, it looks like the Yankees aren't the only team...

MLB Trade Rumors: New York Yankees are ‘Intrigued’ by Texas Rangers SS Elvis Andrus
November 10th, 2014 at 2:47 PM
Earlier in the day, we had reported on the New York Yankees possibly exploring trades for Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins and Texas Rangers shortstop Elvis Andrus. ***PHOTO1*** Joel Sherman of the New York Post, who is currently covering the MLB General Manager Meetings in Arizona, confirmed that the Yankees have interest,...

MLB Trade Rumors: New York Yankees ‘Exploring Trades’ for Phillies’ Jimmy Rollins, Rangers’ Elvis Andrus
November 10th, 2014 at 8:33 AM
The New York Yankees may look to the trade market for their next shortstop for the 2015 season and while Troy Tulowitzki of the Colorado Rockies has been the most talked about name, they are worried about his injury history, especially since he's coming off of hip surgery. ***PHOTO1*** Even though Tulowitzki's...

MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees are Rockies’ Troy Tulowitzki’s Preferece; Trade Won’t Be Easy
November 8th, 2014 at 12:26 AM
The hottest name on the trade market right now is Colorado Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki, who could finally be moved this offseason after the Rockies have decided to start listening to offers for their All Star shortstop. ***PHOTO1*** It's no secret where Tulowitzki wants to play, as he grew up idolizing Derek...

Fans Want Rockies’ Troy Tulowitzki to Be Next Yankees Shortstop, According to ESPN Poll
November 6th, 2014 at 11:00 PM
In the ESPN Fan Poll's called "Spend Hal's Money," every shortstop that the site has floated for the New York Yankees to sign has gotten a no from the fans; Hanley Ramirez and Stephen Drew being the last two. ***PHOTO1*** However, in the latest one on Thursday night, over 3,700 fans voted...

MLB Trade Rumors: New York Yankees Interested in Deal for White Sox SS Alexei Ramirez
November 6th, 2014 at 6:08 PM
The New York Yankees are continuing to search for their next shortstop for the 2015 season to replace the retired Derek Jeter and they may have a possible trade target in mind. ***PHOTO1*** Bruce Levine of CBS Chicago reported on Thursday that the Yankees are at least one of three teams that...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Yankees Possibly One of Many Teams Contacting Oakland A’s SS Jed Lowrie
November 6th, 2014 at 11:45 AM
He might not have the flashy stats or be an All Star name like Hanley Ramirez is, but Jed Lowrie is certainly getting a lot of attention on the free agent market and could find himself with a decent offer this winter. ***PHOTO1*** Brendan Kuty of NJ.com reported on Thursday that multiple...

MLB Trade Rumors: Rockies Listening to Offers for Troy Tulowitzki; Will New York Yankees Inquire?
November 6th, 2014 at 12:06 AM
It's one of the worst kept secrets that Troy Tulowitzki wants to be a member of the New York Yankees and wants to be the heir to Derek Jeter as their next shortstop in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** Tulowitzki grew up idolizing Jeter, plays his posiiton and even wears number 2 to honor his...

Scott Boras: New York Yankees Need Stephen Drew Back at Shortstop for 2015 Season
November 5th, 2014 at 11:03 AM
Stephen Drew obviously didn't have the best 2014 season, whether it was with the Boston Red Sox or the New York Yankees. Hitting .150 usually makes people think you're a terrible baseball player, but Drew is anything but. ***PHOTO1*** Drew is a career .256 hitter and a year ago in Boston, was...