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MLB Hot Stove: New York Yankees Interested in Cuban Defector Yulieski Gourriel
February 9th, 2016 at 11:15 AM
Two players from Cuba are said to be defecting to come to the United States and play for Major League Baseball; one of which apparently has the eye of the New York Yankees. ***PHOTO1*** Yulieski Gourriel, a 31-year-old whose been with the Cuban international team for the last 14 years, is said...

New York Yankees Sign Tyler Cloyd, Deibinson Romero to Minor League Deals
February 3rd, 2016 at 11:59 AM
On Wednesday, the New York Yankees added two more names for spring training and their minor league scene for the 2016 season. ***PHOTO1*** Matt Eddy of Baseball America has reported that the Yankees have signed right-handed pitcher Tyler Cloyd and third basemen Deibinson Romero to minor league deals with invites to spring...

MLB Hot Stove: New York Yankees Unlikely to Pursue Mets’ Juan Uribe as Greg Bird Replacement
February 2nd, 2016 at 7:18 PM
With the New York Yankees looking at alternative solutions to replace Greg Bird on the roster now that he will miss the 2016 season due to a torn labrum in his shoulder and will need to undergo surgery, several options have been floated around; Pedro Alvarez and Justin Morneau have...

Todd Frazier on New York Yankees’ Aroldis Chapman: Game Over When He’s Pitching
January 12th, 2016 at 11:17 AM
Todd Frazier knows a thing or two about the newest closer of the New York Yankees in Aroldis Chapman considering they were teammates for several years with the Cincinnati Reds. ***PHOTO1*** But now, Chapman will be pitching in the Bronx for the Yankees, while Frazier could potentially be facing Chapman from time...

Yankees’ Starlin Castro to Back up Chase Headley at 3rd Base, Plus Starting 2nd Base Duties
January 11th, 2016 at 5:17 PM
When the New York Yankees traded away Brendan Ryan last month in the deal to get Starlin Castro from the Chicago Cubs, people started to wonder who would be Chase Headley's backup at third base if the Yankees needed to give him a day off in the infield. Brian Cashman...