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MLB Trade Rumors: San Diego Padres Interested in New York Yankees’ Austin Romine
March 23rd, 2015 at 11:48 AM
With New York Yankees catcher Austin Romine potentially on the trading block as the beginning of the 2015 season begins, the San Diego Padres are emerging as another possible suitor. ***PHOTO1*** We've already heard the Philadelphia Phillies as a possible team with interest, but now the Padres are in the mix, according...

MLB Trade Rumors: ‘Multiple Teams’ Talking About New York Yankees’ Austin Romine
March 20th, 2015 at 12:30 PM
New York Yankees catcher Austin Romine is drawing some attention from teams around the league as the end of spring training nears. ***PHOTO2*** Romine, who is out of options with the Yankees, is competing for the backup catcher job against fellow backstop, John Ryan Murphy. Should Romine not make the team as...

MLB Trade Rumors: New York Yankees ‘Not In’ on Philadelphia Phillies’ Cole Hamels
March 12th, 2015 at 4:46 PM
Despite reports about the New York Yankees being connected to Philadelphia Phillies ace, Cole Hamels, it appears the Bronx Bombers are not currently engaged in any kind of talks for the 31-year-old left-hander. ***PHOTO1*** Andrew Marchand of ESPNNewYork.com has the latest: For those asking, Yanks not in on Hamels. — Andrew Marchand (@AndrewMarchand) March...

MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees’ Austin Romine Drawing Interest from Phillies
March 12th, 2015 at 3:40 PM
The New York Yankees have had quite a bit of catching depth the past few seasons and as a result, there are always teams inquiring about one of their young catchers. ***PHOTO1*** During the offseason, the Yanks dealt Francisco Cervelli to the Pittsburgh Pirates, the oft-injured catcher who still drew plenty of...

MLB Trade Rumors: Phillies Scouted Yankees-Red Sox Spring Training Game on Wednesday
March 12th, 2015 at 2:07 PM
With Cole Hamels trade rumors swirling around these days, the Philadelphia Phillies were reportedly taking a look at the spring training game between the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox on Wednesday. ***PHOTO1*** Of course, both teams have been considered to be in the mix for Hamels, although we don't know...

New York Yankees Shouldn’t Deal Top Prospects for Philadelphia Phillies Ace Cole Hamels
March 9th, 2015 at 5:00 PM
There have been reports about the New York Yankees and Cole Hamels suggesting that the Philadelphia Phillies were asking for several Yankees prospects in a potential trade. ***PHOTO1*** Frankly, it would be a big mistake to part with a number of prospects for a player like Hamels. Let's be clear: this is...

MLB Trade Rumors: Phillies Want 3 of Yankees Top Prospects for Cole Hamels
March 9th, 2015 at 12:54 PM
Apparently the New York Yankees weren't as close to getting Cole Hamels from the Philadelphia Phillies as we were told. In fact, the two sides may not have spoken in awhile, either. ***PHOTO1*** Jon Heyman of CBS Sports is reporting that if it is true the Yankees were one of the closest...

New York Yankees Avoiding Cliff Lee Proves Wise After Suffering Another Elbow Injury
March 8th, 2015 at 12:48 PM
Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cliff Lee is experiencing more elbow problems this season, continuing a trend from 2014 that made him a risky proposition for any team looking to acquire him. ***PHOTO1*** MLB.com's Todd Zolecki has the latest on Lee, providing a statement from his team: Phillies statement on Cliff Lee's elbow, which...

Aaron Judge Hits 3-Run HR, Gets Praise from Yankees Manager Joe Girardi: Video
March 4th, 2015 at 8:00 AM
New York Yankees prospect Aaron Judge made some noise on Tuesday during the team's first spring training game versus the Philadelphia Phillies, and his manager took notice. ***PHOTO1*** With the Yankees trailing by three with two outs in the ninth and down to his final strike, Judge lifted a ball to left...

A-Rod Won’t Play in Spring¬†Opener – How It Will Affect MLB Betting Odds by Mybookie.ag
March 2nd, 2015 at 8:12 AM
The much anticipated comeback from Alex Rodriguez, after a 17 month hiatus, due to the heavily covered suspension which was resulted from PED violations is finally underway. So, get ready for this season's MLB betting here, because maybe by some chance of fate, the Yankees could be the contender to...

NY Speaker Carl Heastie, Bleacher Creatures Dispute “Who’s Your Daddy?” Chant
February 27th, 2015 at 3:30 PM
Either New York State Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie is having a Brian Williams moment, or he really started the anti-Pedro Martinez "who's your daddy" chant during the 2009 World Series between the New York Yankees and Philadelphia Phillies. ***PHOTO1*** Heastie's aide told the story of the Speaker starting the infamous chant, according...

MLB Trade Rumors: New York Yankees Aren’t Seriously Pursuing Cole Hamels
January 19th, 2015 at 3:56 PM
If you were hoping the New York Yankees were going to pursue Cole Hamels this offseason in a deal with the Philadelphia Phillies, you can pretty much put that thought to bed. ***PHOTO1*** Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reports that while the Yankees have inquired about the Phillies ace, they are not...

MLB Trade Rumors: Rangers, Red Sox, Padres, Cardinals in on Phillies’ Cole Hamels, Yankees Aren’t
January 15th, 2015 at 1:43 PM
The Philadelphia Phillies are considering trading ace pitcher Cole Hamels this winter and there are plenty of teams interested in his services. ***PHOTO1*** The Boston Red Sox, Texas Rangers, St. Louis Cardinals and San Diego Padres are all viewed as the teams at the front of the race to land Hamels, while...

MLB Trade Rumors: Phillies’ Ryan Howard Can’t Block Trade to Yankees; Could Be 1B/DH Option
January 7th, 2015 at 2:34 AM
The Philadelphia Phillies really want to trade Ryan Howard. More so than they want to trade Cole Hamels and more than they wanted to trade Marlon Byrd, which they accomplished last week when they sent him to the Cincinnati Reds. ***PHOTO1*** The Phillies have all but informed that they would be better...

MLB Hot Stove: Yankees Will Never Make Trade with Phillies for Cole Hamels
January 4th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
If the New York Yankees are going to acquire another starting pitcher for their questionable rotation this offseason, it won't be Philadelphia Phillies ace, Cole Hamels. ***PHOTO1*** Yankees fans have an inclination that there is something big on the horizon after general manager Brian Cashman has been wheeling and dealing these past...

MLB Trade Rumors: Phillies’ Cole Hamels Would Accept Trade to New York Yankees
December 29th, 2014 at 2:01 PM
Cole Hamels availability has been talked about all winter long and with the Philadelphia Phillies slowly going into rebuilding mode, Hamels might get a potential wish and be sent out of town. ***PHOTO1*** Bob Nightengale of USA Today reported on Monday that the 31-year-old Hamels has told his agent that he would...

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...

Comparing the Contract Years of David Robertson and Jonathan Papelbon
December 9th, 2014 at 3:48 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Yankees knew they would have a giant hole to fill at the back of the bullpen with the retirement of Mariano Rivera in 2013. While it was widely acknowledged that David Robertson had the ability to be an MLB closer, he had never stepped into that role...

MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees Called with Interest on Phillies’ Jimmy Rollins, Price was ‘Too High’
November 26th, 2014 at 4:14 PM
The New York Yankees can now cross off another possible trade target they were considering at shortstop. ***PHOTO1*** Jayson Stark of ESPN reported on Wednesday afternoon that the Yankees called the Philadelphia Phillies to ask about the possibility of trading for veteran shortstop Jimmy Rollins, but as it turns out, the asking...

MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees Once Again Listed as Possible Landing Spot for Phillies’ Cliff Lee
November 24th, 2014 at 3:45 PM
When Philadelphia Phillies lefty pitcher Cliff Lee re-injured his elbow back in the summer around the trade deadline and was ruled out for the rest of the 2014 season, most thought it would be the last time fans would hear Lee's name mentioned to trade rumors with the New York...