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Los Angeles Dodgers Lose Ex-Yankee SP Brandon McCarthy for Season with UCL Tear in Elbow
April 27th, 2015 at 7:25 PM
Former New York Yankees pitcher Brandon McCarthy will miss the remainder of the season after it was discovered he had a tear in his ulnar collateral ligament. ***PHOTO1*** McCarthy had been off to a rough start for the Los Angeles Dodgers this season after signing a four-year deal over the winter. The...

Ex-Yankee Robinson Cano Thrown Out at 3rd After Mistakenly Thinking Bases were Loaded: Video
April 16th, 2015 at 11:54 AM
Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano made an epic baserunnning blunder on Wednesday night versus the Los Angeles Dodgers when he mistakenly thought the bases were loaded and got thrown out as a result. ***PHOTO1*** Following a walk to his teammate Logan Morrison with runners on second and third with one out,...

MLB Hot Stove: Cuban Yoan Moncada to Field Offers Over Next 2 Weeks, Should Decide Soon
February 11th, 2015 at 12:56 PM
With spring training upon us, the sweepstakes for Cuban infielder Yoan Moncada have started to warm up and now that he's free to sign anywhere he'd like, it's a full on battle between teams for his services. ***PHOTO1*** It's no secret the New York Yankees want Moncada, as they've passed on every...

MLB Hot Stove: Padres Aggressively Pursuing Yoan Moncada; Planning ‘Huge Bid’: Report
February 9th, 2015 at 12:16 PM
The San Diego Padres really are trying to win the winter off-season. On Monday, they made a major move to land James Shields in free agency, signing him to a four-year deal in the $70 million range. But it looks like they aren't done just yet. ***PHOTO1*** Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Dodgers ‘Hesitant’ on Pursuing Yoan Moncada; Makes Yankees Potential Favorites
February 9th, 2015 at 8:27 AM
Last week, Buster Olney of ESPN had reported that the Los Angeles Dodgers were seen by some as the favorites to land Yoan Moncada, but that might be a bit premature now. ***PHOTO1*** The Dodgers, who have been one of the more active teams to add payroll over the last three seasons,...

MLB Hot Stove: Cuban Defector Yoan Moncada Expected to Sign Soon; Dodgers Seen as Possible Favorites
February 4th, 2015 at 12:10 PM
Now that Yoan Moncada is officially free to sign anywhere he likes in Major League Baseball, his decision should be coming soon with several eager teams trying to land him. ***PHOTO1*** The 19-year-old Cuban infielder who has the Yasiel Puig kind of hype surrounding him, is considered to be the top player...

MLB Hot Stove: Cuban Yoan Moncada’s Free Agency Immiment, Yankees One of Favorites
January 27th, 2015 at 6:45 PM
The New York Yankees have been closely monitoring the situation regarding Cuban player Yoan Moncada and when he will become available to sign in Major League Baseball. ***PHOTO1*** Some thought the holdup was over legal documentation and obtaining a permanent residence in the United States, but now, as Jeff Passan of Yahoo...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Dodgers Joining Chase with Yankees, Red Sox for Yoan Moncada
January 14th, 2015 at 1:50 PM
About a week ago, the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox were considered to be the favorites for Cuban slugger Yoan Moncada. Now, there's a third team in the mix for him. ***PHOTO1*** The Los Angeles Dodgers are now expected to join the chase for Moncada, as Jesse Sanchez of MLB.com...

New York Yankees to Hire Jeff Pentland as Hitting Coach, Alan Cockrell as Assistant Hitting Coach
January 11th, 2015 at 3:37 PM
UPDATE: Tuesday, January 13 at 10:38 p.m. ET Former Yankees manager Joe Torre gave new hitting coach Jeff Pentland a great endorsement, per Sweeny Murty of WFAN: New NYY Hitting Coach Jeff Pentland was Joe Torre's HC in LA. Torre says: "He's a guru. He absolutely loves to teach and talk hitting." —...

Los Angeles Dodgers Sign Former Yankees Reliever David Huff to Minor League Deal
January 10th, 2015 at 12:01 PM
When the New York Yankees acquired Andrew Miller and Justin Miller for their bullpen, it likely meant that there wasn't a place for David Huff on the team in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** On Friday night, the Los Angeles Dodgers announced that they have signed Huff to a minor league deal with an invite...

The Remarkable Consistency of Hiroki Kuroda
December 29th, 2014 at 4:06 PM
***PHOTO1*** When Hiroki Kuroda decided to return to Japan and pitch for the Hiroshima Toyo Carp, the New York Yankees lost a pillar of their starting rotation. Kuroda pitched three seasons for the Yankees, consistently making his starts, eating innings, and giving the Yankees a chance to win games. Kuroda's departure...

New York Yankees News & Notes: New Luxury Tax Kings, World Series Odds, and More
December 21st, 2014 at 10:28 AM
Here are some news and notes from the New York Yankees Universe to look over while you enjoy your Sunday cup of coffee. ***PHOTO1*** New Luxury Tax Kings The Yanks have had a long and expensive reign at the top of the luxury tax standings in Major League Baseball, but now the franchise...

Jimmy Rollins was Open to New York Yankees Trade Before LA Dodgers Deal
December 19th, 2014 at 5:52 PM
Jimmy Rollins was traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers this offseason, ending his long tenure with the Philadelphia Phillies. However, the Dodgers weren't the only option Rollins had in mind. ***PHOTO1*** According to the shortstop himself, the Dodgers were his first choice, but he also would have waived his no-trade clause to...

New York Yankees Desperately Need Hiroki Kuroda to Return for 2015 Season
December 17th, 2014 at 5:19 PM
UPDATE: Friday, December 19 at 5:13 p.m. ET New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman spoke briefly about Hiroki Kuroda and what it would take to re-sign the soon-to-be 40-year-old, per Jack Curry of YES Network: Cashman: No update on Kuroda. Spoke about how $ must work to add pitching. Wouldn't say...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Yankees Had Interest in Brett Anderson Before Signing with Dodgers
December 15th, 2014 at 8:29 PM
On Monday, the Los Angeles Dodgers added the fifth and final part of their rotation when they signed former Colorado Rockies and Oakland A's lefty starter Brett Anderson to a one-year, $10 million deal. ***PHOTO1*** Anderson, who was once a top lefty pitcher in the Oakland system but eventually moved on from...

Los Angeles Dodgers Closing in on 4-Year, $48 Million Deal with Yankees’ Brandon McCarthy
December 10th, 2014 at 11:37 PM
The New York Yankees are about to lose their second starting pitcher this winter and it's one they wanted to keep for next season. ***PHOTO1*** The Los Angeles Dodgers are closing in on a 4-year, $48 million deal with Yankees right-handed starter Brandon McCarthy, as per Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports. ***PHOTO2*** McCarthy will...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Yankees ‘In’ on Jon Lester; May Have Made ‘Large’ Offer
December 3rd, 2014 at 10:26 PM
Up until Wednesday night, the teams that were in the lead for Jon Lester were the Chicago Cubs, Boston Red Sox and San Francisco Giants. It seems though as if they will have rather large company entering the chase for the top lefty starter on the market. ***PHOTO1*** Matt Abbatcola of...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Yankees a Finalist for Orioles Reliever Andrew Miller; Decision Coming Soon
December 3rd, 2014 at 9:54 PM
The sweepstakes for left handed reliever Andrew Miller seem to be coming towards the end and it looks like there are two or three teams in the running for his services. ***PHOTO1*** The New York Yankees are one of those teams, as Jon Heyman of CBS Sports wrote on Wednesday night. The...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Dodgers, Astros to Battle Yankees in Pursuit for Andrew Miller
December 1st, 2014 at 4:54 PM
Earlier in the day, it had been reported that the New York Yankees were strongly pursuing Baltimore Orioles left handed reliever Andrew Miller and were doing so in case they lost their current closer, David Robertson, to free agency. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees won't have it that easy though, as they will get...

Boston Red Sox to Sign Dodgers SS Hanley Ramirez to 5-Year, $90 Million Deal
November 24th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
While the New York Yankees continue to play the waiting game this winter, their American League East rivals are getting a jump on things and are taking one of the best hitters off the market. ***PHOTO1*** Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez is headed to Beantown, as he will land in Boston...