Tagged: ‘Justin Upton’

MLB Hot Stove: Trading Brett Gardner May Lead Yankees to Signing Jason Heyward or Justin Upton
November 12th, 2015 at 5:15 PM
Brett Gardner's name has been one that has been mentioned a lot this week, mostly because people around baseball think the New York Yankees may move him at some point this winter. ***PHOTO1*** With the Yankees having a very lefty-filled lineup, plus the latest addition of Aaron Hicks this week in the...

MLB Hot Stove: Yankees’ Joe Girardi Thinks Right-Handed Bat Addition Necessary, Helps Offense in 2016
November 12th, 2015 at 10:01 AM
When you take a look at the current lineup of the New York Yankees, you see a lot of left-handed hitters on it. ***PHOTO1*** Jacoby Ellsbury, Brett Gardner, Brian McCann, Didi Gregorius and Greg Bird all hit from the left side. Mark Teixeira, Carlos Beltran and Chase Headley are switch hitters who...

MLB Free Agency: Padres’ Justin Upton Predicted to Sign with Yankees
November 11th, 2015 at 4:26 PM
The New York Yankees need right-handed bats for their lineup, it's no secret considering how left-handed heavy the team became during the 2015 season and eventually, stumbled into the postseason. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees have been reported to be in discussions with the Seattle Mariners regarding Brett Gardner, which would free up a...

MLB Trade Talk: Yankees, Braves Should Talk Justin Upton for Brett Gardner Swap
November 7th, 2014 at 11:27 AM
It's no secret that the New York Yankees need offense; pretty badly. The offense was so terrible this past season that it cost long-time hitting coach Kevin Long his job last month. ***PHOTO1*** With free agency officially kicking off this week, the Yankees will now look to see how they can improve...

Yankees not Expected to Take Part in Justin Upton Sweepstakes
January 14th, 2013 at 12:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** While it's a known fact around Major League Baseball that the Arizona Diamondbacks are looking to trade their superstar outfielder Justin Upton, it appears their general manager Kevin Towers is having a tough time finding a buyer.  After Towers found a deal with the Seattle Mariners, Upton promptly exercised his no-trade clause and voted...