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Brandon McCarthy Interested in Re-Signing with New York Yankees; Calls It a Great Fit
August 22nd, 2014 at 12:52 PM
Ever since sending Vidal Nuno to the Arizona Diamondbacks in a trade on July 6, it has been nothing short of an amazing experience for Brandon McCarthy with the New York Yankees, who has seen a bit of a career rejuvenation in the Bronx. ***PHOTO1*** After being told to use his cutter...

Martin Prado Concerned About Playing in New York with Yankees After Trade
August 2nd, 2014 at 1:30 PM
Playing in New York is unlike anything most players have ever experienced before, and Martin Prado certainly knows that. Martin Prado can do everything. pic.twitter.com/nA6yUZcUuu — Lauren T. (@BravesLove) August 2, 2014 Prado was dealt to the New York Yankees at the Major League Baseball trade deadline in a trade that netted the...

Martin Prado, Stephen Drew Trades Make Rob Refsnyder’s Future with Yankees Cloudy
August 1st, 2014 at 7:20 AM
Hot-hitting New York Yankees prospect Rob Refsnyder's chances at making it to the big leagues in 2014 were already slim, but the acquisitions of Stephen Drew and Martin Prado have sealed the deal for this season and maybe next as well. ***VIDEO1*** General manager Brian Cashman has already said his wish was...

Martin Prado, Stephen Drew First Look in New York Yankees Uniform
July 31st, 2014 at 6:14 PM
The two newest New York Yankees at the Major League Baseball trade deadline are infielder Stephen Drew and utility man Martin Prado. Drew comes over from the Boston Red Sox, while Prado is coming from the desert with the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Yanks gave up Kelly Johnson for Drew and prospect...

New York Yankees Acquire Martin Prado from Arizona Diamondbacks
July 31st, 2014 at 4:16 PM
The New York Yankees have acquired infielder Martin Prado from the Arizona Diamondbacks in exchange for power-hitting prospect Peter O'Brien. ***VIDEO1*** Jack Curry of the YES Network broke the story: Yankees have acquired Prado from Arizona. — Jack Curry (@JackCurryYES) July 31, 2014 Prado is having a solid season for the D-Backs in 2014 with...

Milwaukee Brewers Acquire Gerardo Parra from Diamondbacks, Yankees were Listed as Possible Trade Destination
July 31st, 2014 at 11:38 AM
UPDATE: The Milwaukee Brewers have acquired Gerardo Parra from the Arizona Diamondbacks for a prospect and a player to be named later.  ***PHOTO2*** Welp, so much for the Yankees trying to get in on Parra. END OF UPDATE. With the deadline now upon us, it's time to see what Brian Cashman has up his sleeve...

Yankees Notes: CC Sabathia Feared for Career, Mo’s Son Unsigned, and Cool Stats
July 19th, 2014 at 8:19 PM
Here are some news and notes from the New York Yankees Universe. ***VIDEO1*** CC Sabathia Talks Surgery CC Sabathia's season will be over after he undergoes arthroscopic surgery on his ailing knee, but the big left-hander feared worse when he first came down with the injury, according to Andrew Marchand of ESPNNewYork.com: "I was very...

New York Yankees: Vidal Nuno’s 1st Start and Brandon McCarthy Prepares for Debut
July 9th, 2014 at 9:04 AM
While Brandon McCarthy prepares to make his New York Yankees debut on Wednesday versus the Cleveland Indians, the guy he was traded for, Vidal Nuno, has already made a great first impression with the Arizona Diamondbacks. ***VIDEO1*** Nuno took the mound in his first start for his new team and was fabulous,...

New York Yankees Trade for Brandon McCarthy Isn’t a Big Help for Team
July 6th, 2014 at 12:51 PM
The New York Yankees acquired Arizona Diamondbacks right-hander Brandon McCarthy for struggling left-hander Vidal Nuno, but it's a trade that does next to nothing for the team. ***VIDEO1*** McCarthy sports a 3-10 record and a 5.01 ERA in 2014. We won't hold the record against him because he played for one of...

New York Yankees Acquire Brandon McCarthy from Arizona Diamondbacks for Vidal Nuno
July 6th, 2014 at 11:29 AM
The New York Yankees wanted to make a trade for a starting pitcher. Brian Cashman made good on his promise to land at least one starter at the trade deadline. ***VIDEO1*** Just hours before the Yankees finish their four-game series with the Minnesota Twins at Target Field, the Yankees acquired starter Brandon...

MLB Trade Rumors: Martin Prado an Option for New York Yankees’ Infield
June 29th, 2014 at 4:30 PM
While the New York Yankees are looking for starting pitching at the 2014 MLB trade deadline, Martin Prado of the Arizona Diamondbacks could be an option for the Bronx Bombers to improve their struggling offense. ***VIDEO1*** According to Bill Madden of the New York Daily News, the Yanks could potentially make a...

New York Yankees Destined to Trade for Aging Starting Pitcher
June 26th, 2014 at 4:20 PM
When the New York Yankees need a particular position filled, whether it be during the offseason or at the Major League Baseball trade deadline, the older, veteran players are always the most likely candidate. There are two reasons for this. ***VIDEO1*** One of them being young players don't just grow on trees. Either...

New York Yankees Sign Heath Bell to Minor League Contract
June 13th, 2014 at 6:01 PM
The New York Yankees have signed reliever Heath Bell to a minor-league deal. ***VIDEO1*** Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News broke the story after it was discovered Bell was on the roster of the Yanks' Triple-A affiliate, Scranton Wilkes-Barre: Scranton/Wilkes-Barre has added RHP Heath Bell to its roster, so it appears...

MLB Trade Talk: Should New York Yankees Inquire on Diamondbacks SP Trevor Cahill; DFA’ed on Monday
June 9th, 2014 at 8:31 PM
For months, we have been floating around all sorts of ideas on what the New York Yankees can do for their starting rotation, as it desperately needs a boost. ***VIDEO1*** Since Michael Pineda's return from the disabled list is not yet known and while they may get CC Sabathia back next month...

MLB Trade Rumors: New York Yankees to Target Cliff Lee at Deadline
May 18th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
***VIDEO1*** With a need for pitching in their starting rotation, it looks as though the New York Yankees will definitely have an eye on Cliff Lee when the 2014 MLB trade deadline approaches. Nick Cafardo of the The Boston Globe is reporting that many in baseball believe the Yanks will target Lee in...

New York Yankees One of Five Finalists for Free Agent Pitcher Masahiro Tanaka: Report
January 21st, 2014 at 3:25 PM
The negotiation period for teams to offer a contract with free agent Japanese pitcher Masahiro Tanaka ends on Friday at 5p.m. with teams trying to lure the 25-year-old with a hefty contract and hopes of pitching for a championship. The New York Yankees have been all-in on Tanaka from day one...

“Pronk” Enjoying the Moment, as His Bat Helps Carry New York Yankees
April 18th, 2013 at 9:43 AM
***PHOTO1*** After an offseason where the New York Yankees let the likes of outfielders Nick Swisher and Raul Ibanez walk, without putting up much of a battle to retain their services, the initial response was concern of a potential "power outage" in the Bronx. Moreover, up until the acquisition of former All-Star...

Four Unanswered Runs Propel New York Yankees to Third-Straight Victory
April 17th, 2013 at 10:35 PM
  FINAL 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E ARI 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 6 0 NYY 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 X 4 6 1 W: C. Sabathia (3-1) L: D. Hernandez (0-1) S: M. Rivera (4)   The New York Yankees made it three-in-a-row on Wednesday night, defeating the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-3, using an anecdote of strong pitching and late-inning patience.  ***PHOTO1*** Despite working behind a 3-0 lead as the game went into the seventh inning, ace C.C. Sabathia was effective,...

Robinson Cano Leads New York Yankees to Victory on Night Honoring Jackie Robinson
April 16th, 2013 at 10:22 PM
The New York Yankees defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday night after second baseman Robinson Cano blasted a three run home run in the fourth inning to give the Yankees a 3-2 lead, eventually winning 4-2. Cano finished the night going 2-4 with three RBI, while wearing number 42 to honor...

New York Yankees Will Honor City of Boston with Playing of “Sweet Caroline”
April 16th, 2013 at 4:47 PM
***PHOTO1*** On the field, the Boston Red Sox and Yankees maintain one of the greatest rivalries in all of sports, an intensity that is felt amongst the players, management, and fans of both respective organizations.  However, in a more important perspective, we are all proud Americans, and in the tumultuous times...