Tagged: ‘Scott Hairston’

One Last Idea for the Yankees Right-Handed Void
January 24th, 2013 at 11:55 AM
In an offseason that continues to leave a lot to be desired, the last 24-hours have been all the more disappointing.  In addition to the news that free-agent outfielder Scott Hairston signed a two-year deal with the Chicago Cubs as reported by's Ken Rosenthal, Jon Heyman of is reporting this...

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. ...

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...