Tagged: ‘Chicago Cubs’

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...

Washington Nationals Sign Former New York Yankees’ Brendan Ryan to Minor League Deal
February 2nd, 2016 at 4:25 PM
Two months ago, the New York Yankees included Brendan Ryan in the trade along with Adam Warren to the Chicago Cubs for Starlin Castro. However, the Cubs had no interest in keeping Ryan on the roster for the 2016 season and released him a week later. ***PHOTO1*** On Tuesday, the Washington Nationals...

Yankees’ Starlin Castro Ranked No. 15, Robinson Cano No. 1 in CBS Sports Top Second Basemen
February 1st, 2016 at 9:54 AM
Ever since Robinson Cano departed almost three years ago to the Seattle Mariners on a 10-year deal, the New York Yankees have been looking for his long-term replacement. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees may have finally found that guy when they made a trade two months ago with the Chicago Cubs to land former...

New York Yankees’ Joe Girardi: Starlin Castro Gives Lineup Plenty of Flexibility
January 26th, 2016 at 6:49 PM
When Starlin Castro was a member of the Chicago Cubs, he was looked upon to be one of the main hitters of the lineup and may have at times, been asked to do too much. ***PHOTO1*** Even as a multiple-time All Star, Castro was looked at as a middle of the lineup...

Adam Warren Learned of Trade from New York Yankees to Chicago Cubs While on Vacation
December 24th, 2015 at 10:29 AM
There's never really an opportune time to find out that you've been traded from a team; unless you're looking to get traded elsewhere, but for Adam Warren's case, the way he found out wasn't exactly the most convenient of ways; on vacation. ***PHOTO1*** At the time of the Winter Meetings two weeks...