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Category: ‘Second Basemen’

New York Yankees Prospect Rob Refsnyder Can Help Team’s Horrid Offense
July 1st, 2014 at 1:43 PM
Infielder Rob Refsnyder is a rising star in the New York Yankees' minor-league system and it's time the team bring him up to the majors in order to provide a spark to the Yanks' infield, and in particular, their offense. Rob Refsnyder buenos Numeros en AAA, ya mismo lo suben pic.twitter.com/JFkrdLEMKH —...

New York Yankees Trade Rumors: New York Mets 2B Daniel Murphy on Yankees Radar
June 29th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
With the New York Yankees well within striking distance in AL East, there has been a lot of talk of potential trade targets. ESPN reporter Buster Olney has stated that sources guarantee that the Yankees will acquire a starting pitcher by the July 31st trade deadline. With many names being...

Pete Rose on Hits Record: Never Thought Derek Jeter Had a Chance of Passing Him
June 29th, 2014 at 5:04 AM
It's funny how things turn out. In 1963 the Cincinnati Reds named Pete Rose their starting second baseman and the then 21 year old infielder was headed for great career in baseball. In 1995 Derek Jeter made his Major League debut with the New York Yankees at shortstop, both players...

Former New York Yankees Catcher Rick Cerone: Robinson Cano is a Fool for Leaving Yankees for Seattle Mariners
June 27th, 2014 at 2:08 PM
Since leaving the New York Yankees to play for the Seattle Mariners, Robinson Cano has had mixed results playing 3,000 miles away in his first season. ***VIDEO1*** Despite the power numbers being down, hitting just four home runs and 43 RBI in 75 games, Cano is hitting an astounding .324 and will...

MLB Trade Rumors: Philadelphia Phillies’ Chase Utley Won’t Waive No-Trade Clause; Highly Unlikely Yankees Land Him
June 25th, 2014 at 4:16 PM
The New York Yankees were hoping to catch lightning in a bottle when they signed Brian Roberts to a one-year deal to replace the departed Robinson Cano after he bolted the Bronx to sign a 10-year, $240 million deal with the Seattle Mariners. ***VIDEO1*** Roberts in 66 games this season has hit...

MLB Trade Talk: New York Yankees and Chase Utley a Perfect Match
June 24th, 2014 at 8:51 AM
The New York Yankees need to add a bat to their struggling lineup and Chase Utley of the Philadelphia Phillies would be the perfect solution. Normally, the Phillies wouldn't consider trading one of their best players, but the team is in last place in the National League East and while it's...

Seattle Mariners’ Robinson Cano on Rejecting Yankees $175 Million Offer: I Didn’t Want to Be Free Agent at 37
June 12th, 2014 at 11:46 AM
On Thursday night, the New York Yankees will play the Seattle Mariners in their third and final game of the series at Safeco Field, which means it'll be the last time the Yankees see their former teammate and second basemen Robinson Cano for a while. ***VIDEO1*** Cano made the Yankees miss his...

New York Yankees’ Brian Roberts Offers Advice to Former Orioles Teammate Manny Machado on Bat-Throwing Incident
June 10th, 2014 at 2:46 PM
Brian Roberts knows Manny Machado very well; as they were former teammates when they were on the Baltimore Orioles last season. ***VIDEO1*** While Machado is still with the Orioles, Roberts, now with the New York Yankees, still communicates on a regular basis with his former teammate and friend Machado, who just received...

Robinson Cano is Terribly Missed in New York Yankees Inconsistent, Struggling Offense
June 2nd, 2014 at 11:59 PM
It was the revenge of Robinson Cano on Monday night as the Seattle Mariners finished off a three-game sweep of the New York Yankees; Monday night's game was the makeup from their game that got rained out in early May. ***VIDEO1*** The Mariners offense, which was once looked at as being inept...

Robinson Cano Bashes New York Yankees Motivation on Snoop Dogg’s TV Show
June 1st, 2014 at 7:22 PM
In a quote that has gotten little play in the media, former New York Yankees star Robinson Cano recently bashed his old team in an interview with rapper Snoop Dogg on his show, "Back of the Shop" on FOX Sports 1. ***VIDEO1*** Here is what now Seattle Mariners second baseman Cano had to...

Scranton Wilkes-Barre RailRiders Start Eight Game Road Trip with Record Setting Win
May 27th, 2014 at 12:11 PM
The New York Yankees Triple-A affiliate Scranton Wilkes-Barre (SWB) RailRiders rallied past the Louisville Bats (Cincinnati Reds affiliate) 15-8 in a record setting game. SWB pounded out 24 hits, the most ever given up Louisville in franchise history, and the RailRiders highest total ever as a Yankee affiliate. After being down 5-1 in the first...

Yangervis Solarte Clearly Showing He Belongs in MLB, New York Yankees; Has Great Future in the Bronx
May 15th, 2014 at 12:52 AM
If you're the scout on the Minnesota Twins that missed on Yangervis Solarte, you might want to update your resume. If you're the scout on the Texas Rangers who missed on Yangervis Solarte, you also might want to update your resume. ***VIDEO1*** If you're the scout on the New York Yankees who...

Seattle Mariners 2B Robinson Cano’s “Heart is Still Here” in New York with Yankees: Report
May 7th, 2014 at 3:35 PM
***VIDEO1*** The all-knowing, all-powerful source is at it again and this time a source is telling us that Robinson Cano's heart is still in New York with his former team, the New York Yankees. The report comes from Andy Martino of the New York Daily News: Between enduring weirdly vicious spurts of booing...

Watch: Brian Roberts Hits 1st Home Run of 2014 in 9th Inning; Lifts New York Yankees to 4-3 Win Over Angels
May 7th, 2014 at 2:42 AM
Brian Roberts was starting to look like the guy who used to used to terrorize the New York Yankees while on the Baltimore Orioles. ***VIDEO1*** In the fifth inning, Brian Roberts' RBI single got the Yankees on the board and pulled them within one run at 2-1 against the Los Angeles Angels....

New York Yankees: Robinson Cano Responds to Mariano Rivera’s Criticism
May 7th, 2014 at 12:22 AM
***VIDEO1*** After former New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera criticized his former teammate and now Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano, the 31-year-old responded in a classy way to the now public remarks from The Sandman. In his new book, "The Closer," Rivera questioned Cano's drive and desire to win after playing...

New York Yankees: Mariano Rivera Rips Robinson Cano, Praises Dustin Pedroia
May 6th, 2014 at 8:36 AM
***VIDEO1*** Mariano Rivera has never been one to criticize his teammates, both past or present, but The Sandman has some scathing remarks to make about his former New York Yankees teammate, Robinson Cano. The comments come in Rivera's new book, "The Closer" which comes out on Tuesday and in it he praises...

Robinson Cano Goes 1-for-5, RBI, 2 K’s in Bronx Return; Seattle Mariners Defeat New York Yankees 6-3
April 29th, 2014 at 11:59 PM
On Tuesday night, it was the long-awaited return of Robinson Cano coming back to Yankee Stadium, but this time, it was as a visiting member of the Seattle Mariners and not as a member of the New York Yankees like he had been over the last nine years. ***VIDEO1*** Before the game,...

Joe Girardi Reacts to Seattle Mariners 2B Robinson Cano’s Claim That New York Yankees Didn’t Respect Him
April 29th, 2014 at 4:41 PM
***VIDEO1*** Former New York Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano once stated the New York Yankees didn't respect him with their offer during the offseason and the team's manager, Joe Girardi, reacted to those comments before the new Seattle Mariners star returned to his old stomping grounds on Tuesday. Cano made the statements during...

Robinson Cano Pranks New York Yankees Fans Who Boo Him on Tonight Show
April 29th, 2014 at 10:17 AM
***VIDEO1*** Robinson Cano was on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon on Monday night and pulled a hilarious prank on New York Yankees fans who were booing a picture of the new Seattle Mariners second baseman. Cano left the Bronx Bombers during the offseason for a 10-year, $240 million deal with the...

Robinson Cano Takes Shot at New York Yankees; Showed Little Respect with Weak Offer in Free Agency
April 28th, 2014 at 11:42 AM
On Tuesday night, Robinson Cano will be making his long awaited return to Yankee Stadium for the first time since leaving the New York Yankees this winter to sign the 10-year, $240 million deal with the Seattle Mariners, ***VIDEO1*** Hitting in Safeco Field hasn't had the same kind of positive outcome for...