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New York Yankees Double-A Affiliate Trenton Thunder Playoff Bound
August 12th, 2013 at 1:17 PM
There will be at least one team in the New York Yankees organization who will play in the playoffs this season. The Double-A Trenton Thunder, who currently sits in second place of the Eastern League Conference,  is playoff bound. Trenton has a 63-57 record and is 7-3 over their last 10...

New York Yankees Minor League Report: 4/15/13
April 15th, 2013 at 12:59 PM
The first couple of weeks of 2013 has New York Yankees Minor League affiliates showing a mixed bag of results in this young season. Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre RailRiders are back in their newly renovated PNC Field, but have had a tough beginning going 2-6 and dealing with multiple rain outs.  Some bright spots include SS Addison Maruszak  who leads the...

New York Yankees Prospect Watch: No. 1 Gary Sanchez
March 29th, 2013 at 9:06 AM
Yankees 101 concludes it's series profiling the top prospects in the New York Yankees organization with No. 1 catcher Gary Sanchez. If it seems that you have been hearing his name for years you are correct. Sanchez, who was 17 years old at the time, was signed for $3 million as a non-drafted...

Four New York Yankees Prospects Rated in ESPN’s Top 100 List
February 6th, 2013 at 3:16 PM
***PHOTO1*** As per the norm when spring training inches closer and closer each year, top baseball publications will unveil their respective rankings for the top-rated prospects in the game.  Last week, MLB.com senior writer Jonathan Mayo released his Top 100 Prospects list entering 2013, and yesterday, ESPN.com Insider Keith Law unveiled his list. Showing a...

Yankees Announce 2013 Non-Roster Invitees to Spring Training
February 1st, 2013 at 9:37 AM
***PHOTO1*** On Thursday, January 31, the New York Yankees announced the group of 44 players who have been extended invitations to the big-league camp commencing in a mere 11 days.  Looking at the list, the level of players vary from experienced veterans to up-and-coming prospects. Some of the veteran names that stand out...

Three Yankees Prospects Crack MLB.com’s Top 100 List
January 31st, 2013 at 8:55 AM
***PHOTO1*** On Tuesday night, MLB.com senior writer Jonathan Mayo unveiled his Top 100 Prospects list for 2013, a list that three top Yankees prospects were placed in. Catching prospect Gary Sanchez was the highest ranked Yankee prospect on the list at number 36.  The 20-year-old right-handed catcher split time between Class-A Charleston...

New York Yankees Minor Leaguer Gary Sanchez Rated No.3 in MLB’s Top 10 Catching Prospects
January 25th, 2013 at 4:15 PM
New York Yankees' fans usually know the top prospects in the organization, pitchers are usually the names batted around the most. Gary Sanchez however is a name that should be at the top of everyone's list. The young catcher is seen as a future star of the Yankees which is why Jesus Montero...

New York Yankees’ Minor League Prospect Report: 5-23-12
May 23rd, 2012 at 6:29 AM
The continued struggles of the New York Yankees aging offense and starting pitching woes makes you want to check out what top talent will be coming up in the future.  As mentioned in a previous article the Yankees No.1 prospect LHP Manny Banuelos was recently placed on the 7-day DL for Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre with elbow soreness. In...

New York Yankees’ Pitching Prospect Jose Campos Proves He May Be Bigger Prize in Michael Pineda Deal
April 7th, 2012 at 4:10 PM
When the New York Yankees traded Jesus Montero and Hector Noesi for Michael Pineda and minor league prospect Jose Campos, nobody could envision the possibility that Campos may be the real steal in this deal. ***PHOTO1***   The 21 year-old right hander is considered the No. 5 prospect in the Yankees organization and is gaining steam early to move up even further. Campos pitched...

New York Yankees Proud to Have Four Propects in MLB.com’s Top 100
January 30th, 2012 at 6:00 AM
In years gone by, the New York Yankees were known for "giving away the farm." Under George Steinbrenner the Bombers were always trading away their future for aging stars. Purging the farm system to the bone.    ***PHOTO2***   Oh, have times a changed. The next generation led by managing partner Hal Steinbrenner and GM Brian Cashman, has the organization evolving their farm system into one of the best in baseball. MLB.com...

New York Yankees’ Catching Depth Second to None
January 23rd, 2012 at 12:52 PM
The New York Yankees traded No. 1 catching prospect Jesus Montero to the Seattle Mariners last week, but don't fret Bomber fans the catching is plentiful in the Bronx. ***PHOTO1***   Montero, known more for his bat than his glove, was never going to be considered the everyday catcher no matter what was being said outwardly. Internally, the Yankees hierarchy knew in their heart of hearts...

New York Yankees’ Top Prospects to Track in 2012
October 24th, 2011 at 8:41 AM
The New York Yankees have some top prospects in the minor leagues that are worth watching next season.  Many are anxiously awaiting their chance to get to the big ballpark in the Bronx. ***PHOTO1***   We all know the usual suspects C Jesus Montero,  RHP Dellin Betances, LHP Manny Banuelos and C Austin Romine.  Montero...