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Miami Marlins Sign Former Yankees’ Ichiro Suzuki to 1-Year, $2 Million Deal
January 23rd, 2015 at 12:37 PM
This past week, the Miami Marlins made a one-year offer to New York Yankees outfielder Ichiro Suzuki for right around $2 million to be their fourth outfielder in the 2015 season. ***PHOTO1*** On Friday, the 41-year-old future Hall of Famer chose to accept the offer from the Marlins, as Ken Rosenthal of...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Miami Marlins Interest in Yankees’ Ichiro Suzuki Beginning to Intensify
January 18th, 2015 at 10:35 AM
Marlins Sign Ichiro Suzuki to 1-Year Deal (UPDATE: Friday, January 23 at 12:32 p.m. ET) SiriusXM's Craig Mish is reporting that the Marlins and Ichiro have agreed to a deal, which according to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports is for around $2 million for one year: Hearing Ichiro Suzuki and @Marlins have...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Toronto Blue Jays Interested in Yankees’ Ichiro Suzuki
January 8th, 2015 at 11:42 AM
The count is now up to three teams who are interested in New York Yankees outfielder Ichiro Suzuki. ***PHOTO1*** First, it was the Baltimore Orioles, who have had the longest interest and continue to maintain it, then there is the Miami Marlins, who are interested in him as a fourth outfielder. Now,...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Miami Marlins Interested in Yankees’ Ichiro Suzuki as 4th Outfield Option
January 5th, 2015 at 2:36 PM
The interest in Ichiro Suzuki is starting to heat up a bit and it looks like there's more than one team interested in the New York Yankees outfielder for the 2015 season. ***PHOTO1*** On Monday, Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald is reporting that the Miami Marlins are now interested in Ichiro...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Baltimore Orioles Interested in Yankees’ Ichiro Suzuki
December 18th, 2014 at 11:26 PM
Last year, Ichiro Suzuki was on the trading block for the New York Yankees, but they were unable to find any takers and because of an injury to Carlos Beltran and Alfonso Soriano's release, it turned out to be a good thing the Yankees didn't get rid of Ichiro. ***PHOTO1*** A year...

New York Yankees’ Ichiro Suzuki Fully Intends to Play in 2015; Unsure Where He’ll Land
November 9th, 2014 at 1:17 AM
Even at age 41, Ichiro Suzuki doesn't feel like he's slowing down and still thinks he can contribute at a very high level, which is why he'll be in a uniform in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** The only question though, is which uniform will the eventual Hall of Famer wear next season? Even he's...

Chris Young Talks About New York Yankees and Potential Return in 2015
October 11th, 2014 at 9:12 AM
The New York Yankees got an unexpected spark from a late-season acquisition after they signed Chris Young to a minor-league deal when rosters expanded back in September. ***PHOTO1*** Young, who had spent the majority of the season as a major disappointment with the New York Mets, needed a fresh start after hitting...

Ichiro Suzuki Hints at Problems in New York Yankees Clubhouse
September 29th, 2014 at 2:18 PM
Ichiro Suzuki isn't ready to retire just yet, and the New York Yankees haven't given him many reasons to consider returning for a fourth season in pinstripes. ***PHOTO1*** Daniel Barbarisi of the Wall Street Journal reports on Suzuki's future plans, which seem to include playing in 2015: Ichiro said he feels great and...

Ichiro Suzuki Unsure If He’ll Be Back with New York Yankees in 2015 Season
September 29th, 2014 at 11:21 AM
Ichiro Suzuki just completed a 2014 season where he was asked to do a lot more than what the New York Yankees originally thought he would. ***PHOTO1*** When the season initially kicked off, Ichiro was looked upon as the fourth and even fifth outfielder behind starters Brett Gardner, Jacoby Ellsbury, Carlos...

Ichiro Suzuki Frustrated with Media After New York Yankees Loss to Detroit Tigers
August 28th, 2014 at 7:00 PM
Ichiro Suzuki's failed catch in the ninth inning of the New York Yankees loss to the Detroit Tigers on Thursday afternoon led to a ton of questions about the last play of the game, and Suzuki seemed to want none of it. ***PHOTO1*** The play occurred when Alex Avila lifted a fly...

Milwaukee Brewers Acquire Gerardo Parra from Diamondbacks, Yankees were Listed as Possible Trade Destination
July 31st, 2014 at 11:38 AM
UPDATE: The Milwaukee Brewers have acquired Gerardo Parra from the Arizona Diamondbacks for a prospect and a player to be named later.  ***PHOTO2*** Welp, so much for the Yankees trying to get in on Parra. END OF UPDATE. With the deadline now upon us, it's time to see what Brian Cashman has up his sleeve...

New York Yankees: Derek Jeter Trolls Ichiro Suzuki After 1st Homer of Season
July 25th, 2014 at 9:28 PM
Derek Jeter knows how to have some fun and the New York Yankees Captain displayed that after Ichiro Suzuki hit his first homer of the 2014 season on Friday night versus the Toronto Blue Jays. ***VIDEO1*** Ichiro's three-run jack was his first in 294 at-bats, which just goes to show how rare this...

MLB Trade Rumors: Do the New York Yankees Consider Becoming Sellers at Trade Deadline
July 11th, 2014 at 12:53 PM
The New York Yankees and sellers at the trade deadline. Two phrases that almost ever go together, especially considering the fact that the Yankees are always contenders and have winning seasons. ***VIDEO1*** Yet, with the Yankees potentially losing Masahiro Tanaka for the rest of the 2014 season if he needs Tommy John Surgery,...

Johnny Damon’s MLB Return Draws Interest; Bad Fit for New York Yankees
July 4th, 2014 at 7:17 PM
Johnny Damon may be contemplating a return to Major League Baseball at the age of 40 and is making some noise in the process, but there's no chance his comeback will be with the New York Yankees. ***VIDEO1*** CBS New York is reporting Damon's desire to return to the game because he...

Ichiro Suzuki Responds to Yankees-Astros Trade Exposed in Leaked Notes
July 1st, 2014 at 12:08 PM
Ichiro Suzuki has responded to news that he was almost traded by the New York Yankees to the Houston Astros during the offseason. ***VIDEO1*** It was discovered after the website Deadspin released a story reporting that the Astros' computers had been hacked, thus leading to the internal trade notes of executives being...

Leaked Houston Astros Notes Show New York Yankees Tried to Trade Ichiro Suzuki
June 30th, 2014 at 2:56 PM
Leaked notes from Houston Astros executives show that the New York Yankees were trying to work out a deal that would have sent Ichiro Suzuki to The Lone Star state, amongst other deals the Astros were exploring with various Major League Baseball teams. ***VIDEO1*** The notes can be found on the website...

New York Yankees’ Alfonso Soriano: I Feel Like I’m Still an Everyday Player
June 25th, 2014 at 10:35 AM
Alfonso Soriano went from being a jolt of much-needed energy to the New York Yankees team in 2013 to platoon duty in 2014 and essentially, a roster burden. ***VIDEO1*** Back in early June, Soriano was hitting .220 and just .195 against right-handed pitching, the last of which was against the Seattle Mariners...

New York Yankees: Ichiro Suzuki Isn’t Satisfied with Hot Start; Still Feels He’s a Starting-Caliber Outfielder
June 20th, 2014 at 9:42 AM
Before the start of the season, Ichiro Suzuki was considered to be on the trading block since he was the fifth outfielder making $6.5 million and likely not going to be getting as much playing time like in the past. ***VIDEO1*** But Alfonso Soriano was regulated to playing against left-handed pitching and...

Ichiro Suzuki Makes Spectacular Catch in New York Yankees 3-2 Win Over Seattle Mariners (Video)
June 11th, 2014 at 10:02 AM
After being swept at Yankee Stadium by the Seattle Mariners, the New York Yankees finally were able to get their first win on Tuesday night by knocking off Robinson Cano's Mariners 3-2 at Safeco Field. ***VIDEO1*** Vidal Nuno was actually able to give the Yankees a decent outing for the Yankees and got...

New York Yankees were Smart in not Trading Ichiro Suzuki Before Season; Rewarded with Strong Play
May 27th, 2014 at 12:18 PM
Before the 2014 season started, Ichiro Suzuki's name was heavily mentioned on the trading block considering he was the fourth and at times, the fifth outfielder in a group involving Brett Gardner, Jacoby Ellsbury, Carlos Beltran and Alfonso Soriano. ***VIDEO1*** However, the Yankees hung onto Ichiro depsite rumors of potentially shipping him...