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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 —...

MLB Trade Rumors: Phillies’ Cliff Lee Listed as New York Yankees Most Realistic Option of Top Tier Pitchers
July 1st, 2014 at 12:44 PM
The calendar has officially flipped to July 1, which means that it's officially trade season for general managers and it's game on for New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman. ***VIDEO1*** Their most obvious need is their starting rotation and are itching to make a trade for a starting pitcher before the...

New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman Talks Desire to Make Trades
June 29th, 2014 at 8:29 AM
New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman has been pretty open about his intention and attempt to make additions before the 2014 Major League Baseball trade deadline. ***VIDEO1*** Cashman voiced his desire to improve the New York Yankees roster by making some deals in July, but it isn't coming easy, according to Bryan Hoch...

MLB Trade Rumors: New York Yankees Prioritizing Starting Pitching Above All Else
June 27th, 2014 at 10:09 PM
The New York Yankees may need some help in a few areas, but it's perfectly clear this team is focusing most on starting pitching while everything else is taking a back seat. ***VIDEO1*** ESPN.com's Jayson Stark held a live chat on Friday and was asked whether or not the Yankees are looking...

Yankees Rumors: Brian Cashman Likely to Return After 2014 Season
June 24th, 2014 at 3:21 PM
If you're not a Brian Cashman fan, you may want to stop reading now. ***VIDEO1*** The New York Yankees general manager has become an embattled one this season and throughout the time he's been with the team, but it looks like the Yanks will bring him back once again after his contract...

Brian Cashman: New York Yankees ‘were not Involved with Kendrys Morales’
June 19th, 2014 at 9:45 AM
Despite all of the rumors about the New York Yankees being linked to former free agent turned Minnesota Twins slugger Kendrys Morales, general manager Brian Cashman says that wasn't the case. ***VIDEO1*** Cashman's quote comes from a New York Post article from Dan Martin: “We were not involved with Kendrys Morales in any...

MLB Trade Rumors: New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman Expects to Make Deals
June 18th, 2014 at 9:23 PM
New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman was very blunt about what the team will do come the 2014 MLB trade deadline. According to Ken Davidoff of The New York Post, the Yanks GM sounded pretty sure the Yankees would be active at the trade deadline: Brian Cashman says he expects the...

MLB Trade Rumors: New York Yankees ‘in Picture’ for Jeff Samardzija
June 15th, 2014 at 3:52 PM
The New York Yankees are one of six teams said to be in the hunt for Chicago Cubs ace, Jeff Samardzija. Bob Nightengale of USA Today has the latest on the competitive quest to land the talented starting pitcher: The #SFGiants are showing strong interest in #Cubs ace Jeff Samardzija. Also in...

Jacob Lindgren: New York Yankees No. 1 Pick Can Make Immediate Impact in 2014
June 6th, 2014 at 6:13 PM
The New York Yankees may have just drafted relief pitcher Jacob Lindgren in the past few days, but the team's No. 1 pick has the potential to make an impact this season. Lindgren was the 55th overall pick of the 2014 amateur draft for the Yankees and after failing as a starter,...

Yankees GM Brian Cashman Compares New York Rangers Coach Alain Vigneault to Joe Torre
May 29th, 2014 at 11:44 AM
While the New York Yankees are currently in the middle of their 2014 regular season, the New York Rangers will be heading back home to Madison Square Garden on Thursday night looking to advance to the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in 20 years when they face the...

Why Gary Sanchez’s Days in New York Yankees Organization are Numbered
May 15th, 2014 at 5:10 PM
***VIDEO1*** Gary Sanchez has been a top prospect in the New York Yankees' organization for quite some time now, but with the Bronx Bombers in need of starting pitching, the young catcher's days are numbered. The normally stingy Hal Steinbrenner has already made it clear the Yanks will not hesitate to add...

New York Yankees: CC Sabathia’s Degenerative Knee Makes Contract a Nightmare
May 14th, 2014 at 9:12 PM
***VIDEO1*** CC Sabathia's knee injury that sent him to the 15-day disabled list for the New York Yankees has brought some bad news along with it as the 33-year-old left-hander has been discovered to have degenerative changes in his knee. According to George A. King III of the New York Post, Dr. James...

New York Yankees Facing Big Issues After Solid Start to 2014 MLB Season
May 3rd, 2014 at 9:34 AM
***VIDEO1*** The New York Yankees enjoyed a solid start to the 2014 Major League Baseball campaign, however the Bronx Bombers are now facing major issues as the month of May begins. New York dropped its third game in a row after losing to the Tampa Bay Rays in extra innings on Friday...

New York Yankees: Good News for Mark Teixeira; Francisco Cervelli to Start at 1B
April 8th, 2014 at 12:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** There is some good news for the New York Yankees today in regard to their first baseman Mark Teixeira, who injured his hamstring last week. According to Wallace Matthews of ESPN, Teixeira's injury doesn't appear to be serious and he should return to the lineup sooner rather than later when his...

New York Yankees: What’s Next for Eduardo Nunez After Failing to Make Roster?
March 30th, 2014 at 5:58 AM
***PHOTO1*** Eduardo Nunez's time with the New York Yankees has been anything but easy for the 26-year-old infielder and his career with the Bronx Bombers may have just received a fatal blow as the troubled shortstop has been left off the Opening Day roster in favor of Yangervis Solarte. MLB.com's Bryan Hoch...

New York Yankees: Masahiro Tanaka Ready for Primetime After Spring Training Finale
March 29th, 2014 at 6:19 AM
***PHOTO1*** Newly acquired Japanese starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka looks ready for his big-league debut for the New York Yankees after finishing his first spring training in the states with a stellar outing. Tanaka, who took the mound against the Miami Marlins on Friday following three scoreless innings from Hiroki Kuroda, looked dominant....

New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman Encouraged with What He Sees So Far This Spring Training
March 10th, 2014 at 12:19 PM
During this year's New York Yankees training camp you are hearing words like cautiously optimistic, encouraged, promising and positive. General Manager Brian Cashman isn't doing a Sandy Alderson predicting wins, but he slowly is seeing a playoff contender taking shape. Cashman told the media this weekend he believes this team as constructed...

New York Yankees Officially Introduce Masahiro Tanaka at Press Conference on Tuesday
February 11th, 2014 at 2:26 PM
The wait was finally over, as on Tuesday, media members from all over the world filed into Yankee Stadium to witness the New York Yankees formally introduce Japanese pitcher Masahiro Tanaka. ***VIDEO1*** Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said that today was "Steinbrenner big" for his arrival to the team and also mentioned...

New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman Sets Low Expectations for Masahiro Tanaka; Says He’s Solid No. 3 Starter
February 10th, 2014 at 2:06 PM
On Tuesday, the New York Yankees will formally introduce their fourth prominent free agent of the winter, Masahiro Tanaka, at a scheduled press conference. Tanaka acquired his working visa and arrived in the United States early today and will be introduced to the media and public tomorrow and becomes the latest Japanese...

Brian Cashman, Hal Steinbrenner Tab David Robertson as Closer for New York Yankees in 2014
January 23rd, 2014 at 5:16 AM
When Mariano Rivera decided to end his historic Hall of Fame career at the end of the 2013 season, trying to replace a legend for his position at the closer spot was something the New York Yankees did not look forward to, yet, it was something that needed to be...