Tagged: ‘Michael Morse’

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...

Taking a Look at Who Can Fill the Right-handed Void in the Yankees Outfield
January 11th, 2013 at 8:55 AM
***PHOTO1*** Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner indicated that while the upmost goal is to reduce payroll, he still takes pride in putting out a "championship-caliber" team.  In reaffirming his commitment to competing for a championship, he further confirmed the Yankees are not done adding players and are looking to add some lumber. ...

Hal Steinbrenner: “We Will Always Field a Championship-Caliber Team”
January 10th, 2013 at 6:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** While owner Hal Steinbrenner has aspirations for a lower payroll (189 million aspirations to be exact), he only aspires for that $189 million payroll if the team the Yankees put on the field is that of a contender.  As ascertained by New York Post Baseball Insider Ken Davidoff, while Steinbrenner hopes to...

Yankees Interested in Nationals Outfielder Michael Morse
January 8th, 2013 at 4:08 PM
***PHOTO1*** On Tuesday, the Washington Nationals solidified one of their top offseason priorities by re-signing veteran first baseman Adam LaRoche.  In doing so, ESPNNewYork senior writer Andrew Marchand has learned the re-signing of LaRoche might open the door to the Yankees exploring a trade for Nationals slugger Michael Morse.  A 29-year-old native of Florida,...