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New York Yankees Executives Torn on Acquisition Over Starlin Castro: Report
February 9th, 2016 at 1:51 PM
The trade the New York Yankees made two months ago to land former All Star shortstop turned second baseman Starlin Castro has been one that has been heavily scrutinized ever since they parted with Adam Warren to land him. ***PHOTO1*** Sweeny Murti of WFAN New York talked about how unnamed executives on...

Yankees’ Starlin Castro Ranked No. 15, Robinson Cano No. 1 in CBS Sports Top Second Basemen
February 1st, 2016 at 9:54 AM
Ever since Robinson Cano departed almost three years ago to the Seattle Mariners on a 10-year deal, the New York Yankees have been looking for his long-term replacement. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees may have finally found that guy when they made a trade two months ago with the Chicago Cubs to land former...

Yankees were Interested in Jose Reyes at Trade Deadline, Rockies Asked for Too Much: Report
January 28th, 2016 at 11:04 AM
Back at the trade deadline, the New York Yankees wanted to get a second baseman to replace the struggling Stephen Drew. Rob Refsnyder was sent back to the minor leagues and wasn't an option to be the everyday guy. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees did try for Starlin Castro, but at the time, it...

New York Yankees’ Starlin Castro Posts Preparation Workouts on Instagram (Video)
January 27th, 2016 at 9:47 AM
If there is one person who is extremely excited to be a member of the New York Yankees in 2016, it's their new second basemen in Starlin Castro. ***PHOTO1*** Ever since his trade from the Chicago Cubs to the Yankees in early December, the 25-year-old has been over-the-top happy about being a...

New York Yankees’ Joe Girardi: Starlin Castro Gives Lineup Plenty of Flexibility
January 26th, 2016 at 6:49 PM
When Starlin Castro was a member of the Chicago Cubs, he was looked upon to be one of the main hitters of the lineup and may have at times, been asked to do too much. ***PHOTO1*** Even as a multiple-time All Star, Castro was looked at as a middle of the lineup...