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MLB Trade Rumors: New York Yankees Scouted Ian Kennedy on Wednesday
July 24th, 2014 at 9:29 AM
The New York Yankees scouts were in attendance in Chicago on Wednesday night for San Diego Padres starter Ian Kennedy's start against the Cubs. ***VIDEO1*** In that start, Kennedy allowed three runs on three hits with six strikeouts over six innings against the lowly Cubbies. Jon Morosi of FOX Sports first reported the...

MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees Could Be in Mix for Phillies’ Chase Utley; Might Waive No-Trade Clause for Giants, A’s
July 23rd, 2014 at 5:07 PM
With the Philadelphia Phillies preparing for a potential fire sale this month and likely to sell off some of their more attractive players, one player who has been under some speculation as his whereabouts for the future is Chase Utley. ***VIDEO1*** The All Star second basemen possesses 10-5 no-trade rights in his...

Yankees Injury Updates: Masahiro Tanaka Feels Better, Michael Pineda’s Sim Game
July 23rd, 2014 at 5:02 PM
Masahiro Tanaka and Michael Pineda are on the road to recovery for the New York Yankees with both continuing their respective rehabs, while CC Sabathia finally went under the knife to fix his ailing knee. ***VIDEO1*** Here are the latest updates on the trio of starters missing from the Yanks rotation at...

MLB Trade Rumors: New York Yankees Won’t Take Risk on Troy Tulowitzki
July 23rd, 2014 at 3:20 PM
If you ask the New York Yankees Universe who it would like to replace Derek Jeter at shortstop next season, the name that almost always comes up is Colorado Rockies veteran, Troy Tulowitzki. ***VIDEO1*** It would seem like a perfect fit for New York, as Tulowitzki not only admired Jeter when he...

New York Yankees: Kelly Johnson Lands on 15-Day DL with Groin Injury
July 23rd, 2014 at 2:07 PM
New York Yankees utility man Kelly Johnson is heading to the 15-day disabled list with a groin injury. ***VIDEO1*** Anthony McCarron of the New York Daily News has the latest: Yanks' Kelly Johnson is on DL with a strained groin and righty Chris Leroux is coming up from Triple-A. Righty Bruce Billings DFA'd —...

MLB Trade Rumors: Dodgers Trying Hard to Trade Matt Kemp; Could Yankees Be a Possible Fit?
July 23rd, 2014 at 11:18 AM
During the offseason, we mentioned Matt Kemp's name as a possible trade idea for the New York Yankees given the team's outfield situation. ***VIDEO1*** The Yankees in fact contacted the Dodgers and asked about Kemp in late November, but nothing ever came of it and the team focused on the free agent...

Chase Headley’s Walk-Off Hit in Debut for New York Yankees (Video)
July 23rd, 2014 at 7:46 AM
Chase Headley had a long day after being traded to the New York Yankees from the San Diego Padres prior to Tuesday night's game, but the 30-year-old made it just in time to join his new team and make a very special impact. ***VIDEO1*** The now beard-less Headley broke a 1-1 tie...

MLB Trade Rumors: New York Yankees not ‘Hot and Heavy’ for Cliff Lee
July 22nd, 2014 at 7:04 PM
Trade rumors have been swirling about the New York Yankees and Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Cliff Lee, but apparently general manager Brian Cashman isn't too high on the 35-year-old right now. ***VIDEO1*** ESPNNewYork.com's Wallace Matthews was notified by a source of the Yanks' feelings on Lee: 1. Cliff Lee came back Monday and didn't look too...

Chase Headley to Report for New York Yankees Vs. Texas Rangers; Available to Pinch-Hit If Needed
July 22nd, 2014 at 4:56 PM
On Tuesday night, Chase Headley is expected to report to the New York Yankees sometime during the game against the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium. ***VIDEO1*** Because he is traveling to get to New York following the trade for Headley on Tuesday, he won't be in the starting lineup for the Yankees...

Yangervis Solarte, New York Yankees and Fans React to Chase Headley Trade
July 22nd, 2014 at 4:16 PM
Yangervis Solarte is on his way to San Diego to play for the Padres after he was traded from the New York Yankees in the deal that brought Chase Headley to the Bronx. ***VIDEO1*** Solarte started off the season in an improbably way. The 27-year-old career minor leaguer set the world on...

MLB Trade Deadline: New York Yankees Trading for Chase Headley was Right Move to Make
July 22nd, 2014 at 3:08 PM
On Tuesday, the New York Yankees finally made a move for offense as they acquired third basemen Chase Headley from the San Diego Padres for Yangervis Solarte and prospect Rafael DePaula; Michael Moraitis of Yankees 101 broke the news of the deal when it happened. ***VIDEO1*** The trade became official on Tuesday...

Yankees Trade Target Cliff Lee Farts After Postgame Interview (Video)
July 22nd, 2014 at 2:40 PM
Philadelphia Phillies starter Cliff Lee, who is a trade target of the New York Yankees, isn't throwing much gas in his pitches anymore, but he is still certainly passing it. ***VIDEO1*** After his horrid Monday night start against the San Francisco Giants in which he allowed six runs on 12 hits in...

Chase Headley Tweets Baseball Card with New York Yankees Jersey on After Trade
July 22nd, 2014 at 1:51 PM
Chase Headley didn't wait long to celebrate his trade to the New York Yankees as the former San Diego Padres third baseman tweeted a photo of his baseball card, with him prominently wearing a pinstriped uniform. ***VIDEO1*** Here's the photo: pic.twitter.com/pyTTMWwweS — Chase Headley (@ChaseHeadley7) July 22, 2014 The only difference you can expect to...

New York Yankees Acquire Chase Headley, Send Yangervis Solarte and Prospect to Padres
July 22nd, 2014 at 1:17 PM
The New York Yankees are in the midst of striking a deal with the San Diego Padres for third baseman Chase Headley. ***VIDEO1*** Jack Curry of YES Network reported the deal, which is in the process of being completed: Chase Headley is about to join the Yankees. Yankees are finalizing a deal to...

MLB Trade Rumors: John Danks a Worse Option for New York Yankees than Cliff Lee
July 22nd, 2014 at 1:09 PM
With his potentially bad elbow, horrible first start back and enormous contract, Cliff Lee of the Philadelphia Phillies is still a better trade option for the New York Yankees than Chicago White Sox starter, John Danks. ***VIDEO1*** Jon Heyman of CBS Sports is reporting that general manager Brian Cashman is in the...

MLB Trade Rumors: New York Yankees, Chicago White Sox in Early Talks Discussing John Danks Trade
July 22nd, 2014 at 11:56 AM
While the New York Yankees were observing and scouting Cliff Lee's return to the Philadelphia Phillies from the disabled list on Monday night, the team is looking at all possible trade options available. ***VIDEO1*** Jon Heyman of CBS Sports and WFAN has reported on Tuesday that the Yankees and Chicago White Sox have...

Derek Jeter Day Ticket Prices Skyrocket After New York Yankees Announcement
July 22nd, 2014 at 11:03 AM
On Friday, the New York Yankees announced they would be celebrating Derek Jeter's career during the September 7 game versus the Kansas City Royals, and since then ticket prices for the game have skyrocketed to an incredible amount of money. ***VIDEO1*** Jesse Lawrence of Forbes wrote an article spelling out how much...

New York Yankees: Shane Greene’s Flip to 1st Base was Worst Ever (Video)
July 22nd, 2014 at 9:20 AM
For all Shane Greene has done well with the New York Yankees so far, he nearly erased all of it on Monday night when he committed three errors in the field by himself, with one of them being the worst flip to first base you will ever see. ***VIDEO1*** One of the...

MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees Observe Cliff Lee’s Rough 1st Start Off DL; Should Finally Lower Phillies Trade Demands
July 22nd, 2014 at 1:46 AM
On Monday night, there were many scouts in attendance at Citizens Bank Park for the return of Cliff Lee for the Philadelphia Phillies as he took on the San Francisco Giants in his first start off the disabled list since May. ***VIDEO1*** The start was far from memorable, as Lee ended up...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Featured in a Derek Jeter RE2PECT Parody (Video)
July 22nd, 2014 at 12:38 AM
Everyone saw the Nike commercial done in tribute to New York Yankees captain and shortstop Derek Jeter for his final season in professional baseball. ***VIDEO1*** The video featured the likes of Michael Jordan, Tiger Woods, Spike Lee, Phil Jackson, Carmelo Anthony, Mariano Rivera, Andy Pettitte, Joe Torre and many others who tipped...