Category: ‘MLB Trades’

New York Yankees Acquire J.R. Graham from Minnesota Twins, Assign Him to Class-AA Trenton
May 14th, 2016 at 12:24 PM
On Saturday, the New York Yankees made a flurry of moves between their major league and minor league rosters. With an hour before their game against the Chicago White Sox, the Yankees made another move. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees announced that they have acquired pitcher J.R. Graham from the Minnesota Twins for a...

New York Yankees Trade Carlos Corporan to Tampa Bay Rays for Cash Considerations
April 2nd, 2016 at 4:36 PM
With the New York Yankees going with Austin Romine as the backup catcher to Brian McCann, it left Carlos Corporan without a spot on the Yankees, but he didn't have to look very hard for a spot elsewhere in the league. ***PHOTO1*** On Saturday, with 48 hours to go untl the start...

MLB Hot Stove: Yankees Still Trying for Backup 3rd Baseman; Could Look to Phillies’ Cody Asche
February 25th, 2016 at 11:00 AM
The New York Yankees are apparently looking for an insurance policy and backup at third base for Chase Headley just in case of his back, which has been an issue in the past before. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees tried for Juan Uribe, but they were only willing to offer him a minor league...

New York Yankees’ Aaron Hicks Making Strides to Become Better Overall Player in 2016
February 10th, 2016 at 7:32 PM
When the New York Yankees made the offseason trade with the Minnesota Twins in November to land Aaron Hicks and send backup catcher John Ryan Murphy to the Twin Cities, they at least had envisioned him as the team's fourth outfielder with tremendous upside and potential. ***PHOTO1*** At just 26 years old,...

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...