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New York Yankees Exercise Options for Robinson Cano, Curtis Granderson, David Aardsma
October 29th, 2012 at 1:34 PM
The New York Yankees have officially announced they have exercised the 2013 team options for second baseman Robinson Cano, center fielder Curtis Granderson, and reliever David Aardsma.  ***PHOTO1*** Cano, 30, will earn $15 million next season. Despite his recent postseason struggles, the three-time Silver Slugger hit .313 with a career-high 33 home...

New York Yankees’ Division Lead Down to One Game After 6-0 Loss to Toronto Blue Jays; David Aardsma Makes Yankees Debut
September 28th, 2012 at 9:09 AM
The New York Yankees were shut out 6-0 to the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday night, shrinking their division lead down to just one game over the Baltimore Orioles. However, there was some good news for the Yankees, as reliever David Aardsma made his first appearance since 2010.  ***PHOTO1*** Aardsma, 30, had not...

New York Yankees’ Pedro Feliciano Throws Scoreless Inning in First Rehab Outing with Gulf Coast Yankees
August 10th, 2012 at 1:39 PM
Prior to the 2011 season, the New York Yankees signed reliever Pedro Feliciano to a two-year deal worth $8 million with a club option for 2013. However, the veteran left-hander has yet to make an appearance in pinstripes, as injuries have derailed his career. On Friday, he took his first...

New York Yankees Injury Report: 7-11-12
July 11th, 2012 at 8:02 PM
As the New York Yankees gear up for the second half of the season let's check out how the walking wounded are doing and who will be back sooner than later. CC Sabathia, who was selected as an All-Star, threw a bullpen session at Kauffman Stadium on Tuesday. Sabathia believes he...

New York Yankees Agree to Terms with Three International Prospects
July 2nd, 2012 at 9:11 PM
The international signing period opened today and the New York Yankees quickly came to terms with three teenage players. The Yankees agreed to terms with MLB.com's No. 6 prospect shortstop Luis Torrens from the Dominican Republic. Torren's deal is reportedly worth $1.3 million as reported by MLB.com. New York also signed...

David Aardsma Expected to Join New York Yankees Bullpen This Season
June 22nd, 2012 at 3:04 PM
After missing the entire 2011 season with an elbow injury that required Tommy John surgery to repair, closer David Aardsma signed a minor league deal with the New York Yankees in February, hoping to eventually pitch again in the majors. After starting a 30-day minor league rehab assignment on Tuesday,...

New York Yankees’ Walking Wounded Poised to Return
June 9th, 2012 at 9:10 AM
The New York Yankees have some of their most notably injured closing in on a return to the club. Outfielder Brett Gardner played in a rehab game last night for Class-A Charleston River Dogs. The former College of Charleston Cougar played five innings in left field and went 1-for-3 with a stolen base in the lead off position. "I felt good," said Gardner. "Obviously,...

Rafael Soriano Will Remain New York Yankees Closer When David Robertson Returns
June 1st, 2012 at 4:31 PM
The New York Yankees intend to keep Rafael Soriano as the closer even when David Robertson returns from the disabled list, reports Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com. Once Robertson is healthy, he is expected to return to his original role as the eighth inning set up man. ***PHOTO1*** After closer Mariano Rivera tore...

New York Yankees Injury Woes Continue, Manny Banuelos and Eduardo Nunez on DL
May 21st, 2012 at 9:55 PM
The injury bug that has plagued the New York Yankees all year now extends to the minor leagues. LHP Manny Banuelos and infielder Eduardo Nunez were placed on the seven-day Minor League DL as reported by Bryan Hoch of MLB.com. Banuelos will be making his second DL stint this year, previously on...

Joba Chamberlain Hoping for Comeback Sooner Rather than Later
February 29th, 2012 at 11:50 AM
 Joba Chamberlain's rehab from Tommy John surgery has been a steady work in progress and the New York Yankee relief pitcher is pleased with his results.  ***PHOTO1***  On Tuesday Chamberlain threw 16 pitches (all fastballs) from a full mound for the first time since June 5 of last year. Chamberlain in that game recorded five outs, before giving the ball off to Mariano Rivera for a...

New York Yankees Sign Reliever David Aardsma
February 22nd, 2012 at 5:32 PM
The New York Yankees have signed 30 year-old reliever David Aardsma. The deal is will pay Aardsma $500k plus incentives this year, with a $500k option for next year, reports Bryan Hoch of MLB.com.  ***PHOTO1*** Aardsma missed the entire 2011 season and underwent Tommy John surgery last July.  In 2009, Aardsma had a career-high 38 saves with a career-best 2.52 ERA for the Seattle Mariners in his first season...