Category: ‘Quick Hits’

Yankees GM Brian Cashman Ranked No. 5 in MLB’s Top 10 General Managers
November 15th, 2015 at 1:07 PM
If you asked 100 fans on their thoughts of New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman, you'd probably get a 50-50 response. ***PHOTO1*** You'll get those who like him and understand his importance to the team, and then you'll get those fans who can't stand him. Over the last three years, the...

New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman “Open to Anything” in Trade Options
November 7th, 2015 at 12:53 PM
The New York Yankees season was cut short with their loss to the Houston Astros in the AL Wild Card game. Houston would go on to lose to the Kansas City Royals, who eventually won the World Series. After a disappointing season, Yankees GM Brian Cashman says he's, "open to...

New York Yankees Name Alan Cockrell and Marcus Thames as Their Hitting Coaches
November 2nd, 2015 at 7:38 PM
The New York Yankees, per a press release from the team, have officially added two new members to their coaching staff: Alan Cockrell and Marcus Thames. ***PHOTO1*** Cockrell will act as the head hitting coach and Thames as the assistant hitting coach. Both were with the Yankees organization in different capacities last...

New York Yankees Tried to Hire Former Boston Red Sox General Manager
October 28th, 2015 at 11:59 AM
This past August, the Boston Red Sox named Dave Dombrowski as president of baseball operations. Ben Cherington had previously held the title, along with being the general manager. He was asked to stay on with the Red Sox as GM, but he decided to step down. Shortly after that, New...

New York Yankees Expected to Name Tim Naehring VP of Baseball Operations
October 25th, 2015 at 1:09 PM
The New York Yankees have found former assistant GM Billy Eppler's replacement. Former Red Sox player and Reds' executive Tim Naehring, who has been working in the Yankees' scouting department since 2007, is expected to be named the VP of Baseball Operations this week. ***PHOTO1*** Eppler was hired as GM of the...