Category: ‘Relief Pitchers’

Los Angeles Dodgers Claim Layne Somsen Off Waivers from New York Yankees
June 23rd, 2016 at 3:37 PM
When the New York Yankees signed Ike Davis to a major league deal last week, the team needed a 40-man roster spot to go along with a 25-man roster spot, so they designated Layne Somsen for assignment. ***PHOTO1*** This week, Somsen was claimed off waivers by the Yankees, as the right-handed reliever...

New York Yankees Activate Chasen Shreve from 15-Day DL; Option Him to Class-AAA Scranton
June 19th, 2016 at 2:05 PM
On Sunday, Chasen Shreve was activated from the 15-day disabled list, but instead of heading to Minneapolis to join the New York Yankees, he was heading elsewhere. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees announced that once they had activated Shreve from the 15-day disabled list, they opteioned him to Class-AAA Scranton/Wilkes/Barre. ***PHOTO2*** When Shreve was with...

MLB Trade Rumors: Cubs Want Both Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Miller from New York Yankees at Deadline
June 17th, 2016 at 9:31 AM
Last weekend, the Chicago Cubs sent scouts to Yankee Stadium to check out the New York Yankees big three relievers in Dellin Betances, Andrew Miller and Aroldis Chapman, as the team has reportedly been interested in them. ***PHOTO1*** The Cubs are in a wait and see mode right now with regards to...

MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees Could Look to Land Joey Gallo If Rangers Want Andrew Miller
June 16th, 2016 at 8:53 AM
As we continue to press towards the summer and deeper into the 2016 season, it's unclear if the New York Yankees will be sellers or not and even if they will be, they aren't making it known until at least July. ***PHOTO1*** But if they will become sellers next month and try...

Chicago Cubs Interested in Yankees Top Relievers; Send Scout to Yankee Stadium Over Weekend: Report
June 13th, 2016 at 9:31 AM
While the trade rumors over the weekend that had the Chicago Cubs making a potential blockbuster deal for Aroldis Chapman proved to be false, the Cubs may have interest in some of the New York Yankees relievers if the Yankees become sellers at the trade deadline. ***PHOTO1*** Over the weekend, the Cubs...