Tagged: ‘Chicago Cubs’

Yankees’ Starlin Castro Credits Tinkering of Stance for Improved Offensive Numbers
March 29th, 2016 at 12:09 PM
With not too many games left before the start of the regular season, Starlin Castro looks like a completely different player, much different from the one who was struggling with the Chicago Cubs last year. ***PHOTO1*** After all, Castro was bumped from his shortstop position to second base and he did catch...

New York Yankees Named by Forbes as MLB’s Most Valuable Franchise at $3.4 Billion
March 23rd, 2016 at 12:57 PM
Since 1998, one team has ranked on top as Major League Baseball's most valuable franchise as far as total worth goes; the New York Yankees. ***PHOTO1*** On Wednesday, the Yankees will remain in the top spot heading into the 2016 season as MLB's most valuable franchise as they are estimated at $3.4...

New York Yankees Sign Veteran Outfielder Chris Denorfia to Minor League Deal
March 2nd, 2016 at 11:13 AM
On Wednesday, the New York Yankees added another veteran player to the mix for a potential roster spot for the 2016 season. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees announced that they have signed veteran outfielder Chris Denorfia to a minor league deal with an invite to spring training. ***PHOTO2*** The 35-year-old Denorfia spent the 2015 season as...

New York Yankees Nearly Signed Tommy Hunter to 2-Year Deal, Backed Out Due to Failed Physical
February 18th, 2016 at 5:33 PM
The New York Yankees apparently came very close to joining the other 29 teams in the league to signing a major league free agent this offseason, but in the end, didn't pull the trigger. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees were almost in agreement on a 2-year, $12 million deal with veteran right-handed reliever Tommy...

New York Yankees Executives Torn on Acquisition Over Starlin Castro: Report
February 9th, 2016 at 1:51 PM
The trade the New York Yankees made two months ago to land former All Star shortstop turned second baseman Starlin Castro has been one that has been heavily scrutinized ever since they parted with Adam Warren to land him. ***PHOTO1*** Sweeny Murti of WFAN New York talked about how unnamed executives on...