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Johan Santana Unimpressive in Workout, New York Yankees May Pass on Pitcher for 2014
February 25th, 2014 at 4:35 PM
On Tuesday, former New York Mets ace pitcher Johan Santana pitched in front of seven different teams and scouts; one of which was from the New York Yankees, held at a Fort Myers high school. The results from the workout, as George King from the New York Post reported on Tuesday,...

New York Yankees Could Be Potential Landing Spot for New York Mets SP Johan Santana
February 20th, 2014 at 12:34 PM
As former New York Mets starting pitcher Johan Santana continues to try and come back from the injuries that have plagued him in two of the last three years, the interest in his services has not died down one bit. While the Minnesota Twins have been viewed as a team that...

New York Yankees Maintain Interest, Monitoring Status of Former New York Mets P Johan Santana
January 10th, 2014 at 12:14 AM
While the New York Yankees are all-in on Japanese starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, they have also been interested in Johan Santana as well during the winter. With Andy Pettitte retiring and CC Sabathia's struggles of the 2013 season well documented, it could benefit the Yankees to look into a lefty starter...

Should the New York Yankees Make a Move for Johan Santana with Masahiro Tanaka Staying in Japan?
December 20th, 2013 at 3:57 AM
With Masahiro Tanaka not being posted to Major League Baseball and staying in Japanese baseball now, it drastically alters the New York Yankees plans for their starting rotation and it still leaves a lot of question marks surrounding it. Just like in 2011 after Andy Pettitte retired for the first time...

New York Yankees “Check in” on Former Mets, Twins Pitcher Mike Pelfrey: Report
December 9th, 2013 at 12:48 AM
The New York Yankees rotation took a little more shape this past week when Hiroki Kuroda re-signed with the team on a one-year deal worth $16 million; keeping him in the Bronx for at least one more season. So now with Kuroda, CC Sabathia and Ivan Nova, the Yankees rotation is...

New York Mets, GM Sandy Alderson Met with New York Yankees CF/RF Curtis Granderson on Sunday: Report
December 2nd, 2013 at 7:04 PM
With the New York Yankees making a full-court press for St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Carlos Beltran to be their starting right fielder, they have essentially moved on from their right fielder from last year in Curtis Granderson. Granderson was a free agent-to-be in 2013 and spent most of the year on...

Minnesota Twins Expected to Make Big Push to Sign New York Yankees’ Phil Hughes: Report
November 29th, 2013 at 2:23 AM
On Thanksgiving Eve, the Minnesota Twins made their first big splurge of the winter off-season when they signed former Los Angeles Dodgers and Miami Marlins starting pitcher Ricky Nolasco to a four-year, $49 million deal. With Nolasco now in the fold, the Twins aren't done looking to make additions to their...

Bernie Williams Endorses Carlos Beltran for the New York Yankees; Thinks He’ll Thrive in the Bronx
November 25th, 2013 at 11:34 PM
Bernie Williams knows a thing or two about being a premier outfielder for a team in New York considering he was the Yankees starting outfielder for 15 years and was a part of four World Series Championships. Since his unofficial retirement from baseball after 2006, Williams still keeps a very active...

New York Mets GM Sandy Alderson: Deal for New York Yankees 2B Robinson Cano Very Unlikely
November 20th, 2013 at 1:08 AM
On Monday, the New York Mets management met with the agents for New York Yankees second basemen Robinson Cano, a meeting that was set up by Cano's prime agent, Jay-Z to discuss a potential deal. With the Yankees right now as the only team in the mix to sign Cano; as...

Jay-Z, Agents for New York Yankees’ Robinson Cano Meet with New York Mets Management: Report
November 19th, 2013 at 9:58 AM
Remember when the New York Yankees were the only team bidding against themselves for free agent second basemen Robinson Cano? Jay-Z knows this, and he's desperately trying to change that by getting teams interested like the New York Mets. Ken Davidoff and Dan Martin of the New York Post reported late...

Carlos Beltran Turns Down St. Louis Cardinals Offer; Could New York Yankees Now Be in His Sights?
November 10th, 2013 at 12:53 AM
On Saturday afternoon, Carlos Beltran made a decision for the 2014 season as he decided to reject the St. Louis Cardinals qualifying offer, which would have paid him one-year and $14.1 million. With Beltran turning down the Cardinals offer, it shows that Beltran and the Cardinals will part ways after two...

New York Yankees Swept by New York Mets in 2013 Subway Series
May 31st, 2013 at 12:13 AM
Heading into Thursday night's Subway Series finale at Yankee Stadium, the New York Yankees were desperate for a victory. ***PHOTO1*** They had just lost four in a row, which included losing the first three games of the Subway Series to the New York Mets, and they were facing Dillon Gee. Gee entered...

David Phelps Digs Early Hole for New York Yankees in 9-4 Loss to New York Mets
May 29th, 2013 at 10:26 PM
The Subway Series shifted over to the Bronx as the third game was set to happen on Wednesday night. It was a game that David Phelps wishes he could forget. ***PHOTO1*** Phelps lasted just  1/3 of an inning and allowed five runs on four hits, walked two and struck out one. The...

Lucas Duda’s Game-Winning Hit Gives New York Mets 2-1 Victory Over New York Yankees
May 29th, 2013 at 12:01 AM
Game two of the Subway Series between the New York Yankees and New York Mets was advertised as a classic pitching duel between Hiroki Kuroda and Matt Harvey. ***PHOTO1*** Both pitchers lived up to expectations and were sensational, as they were both dominant on the mound. It wasn't until the bottom of the...

Mariano Rivera to Be Honored by the New York Mets at Citi Field Tonight
May 28th, 2013 at 5:00 AM
New York Yankees' closer Mariano Rivera has been honored this year by the Tigers, Indians, Royals and Rockies and tonight the crosstown rival New York Mets will do the honors at Citi Field. Rivera met yesterday with Mets season ticket-holders as he has done at all opposing ball parks to thank...

Sports Media 101 Baseball Writers Hall of Fame Vote Conducted by Orioles 101: Biggio and Piazza In
January 10th, 2013 at 11:41 AM
While ESPN New York's Wallace Matthews "wasn't feeling" certain players for this year's hall of fame election (whatever that means), Orioles101 writer Josh Michael diligently conducted a Sports Media 101 baseball writers vote that saw two players get elected from our point of view.  After Josh tabulated the results, former Houston Astros...

Scott Hairston to Choose Between New York Yankees, Mets in “A Matter of Days”
January 8th, 2013 at 6:00 AM
Free agent outfielder Scott Hairston, who has drawn interest from several teams around the league after hitting a career-high 20 home runs last season, has narrowed his choices to the New York Yankees and New York Mets and will make a decision in "a matter of days", according to his...

Scott Hairston Still Drawing Interest from New York Yankees
December 29th, 2012 at 9:21 PM
Despite signing veteran outfielder Matt Diaz this past week, the New York Yankees are still interested in acquiring free agent Scott Hairston, reports Kevin Kernan of the New York Post. ***PHOTO1*** Diaz agreed to a minor league deal, leaving some flexibility in New York's outfield plans. With all three projected starters, Brett...

Free Agent Scott Hairston Tops New York Yankees’ Wishlist
December 18th, 2012 at 10:32 PM
As the New York Yankees continue to slowly fill the remaining holes on their roster, they turn their attention to outfielder Scott Hairston, who tops their list of free agents they would like to sign, reports Wallace Matthews of ESPN New York.  ***PHOTO1*** With Brett Gardner in left field, Curtis Granderson in...

New York Yankees Pursuing Outfielder Scott Hairston
November 18th, 2012 at 7:49 PM
As the New York Yankees look to replace Nick Swisher in right field, the team continues to have conversations with free agent Scott Hairston, reports Dan Martin of the New York Post. ***PHOTO1*** Swisher hit 24 home runs to go along with 93 RBI last season, but once again struggled to perform...