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New York Yankees’ Ichiro Suzuki Looking to Play ‘Many More Seasons’ After 2014
March 3rd, 2014 at 9:09 AM
Two years ago, the New York Yankees acquired Ichiro Suzuki from the Seattle Mariners and he instantly became a fixture in their outfield and helped the Yankees get to the playoffs. After his three-month stint in the Bronx, the Yankees wanted to bring Ichiro back on a shirt-term basis to be...

Former Yankees Catcher Jesus Montero Shows up to Seattle Mariners Spring Training 40 Pounds Overweight
February 22nd, 2014 at 11:24 AM
A few years ago, Jesus Montero was the star prospect of the New York Yankees farm system with a very bright future ahead of him. ***PHOTO1*** In his brief call up with the Yankees in 2011, Montero showed major flashes of why many perceived him to be a future star in the...

Seattle Mariners Manager Lloyd McClendon Responds to Coments on Robinson Cano
February 18th, 2014 at 3:49 PM
On Monday, New York Yankees hitting coach Kevin Long made it very clear that he and the other coaches on the staff did not appreciate Robinson Cano's apparent lack of hustle during games. ***VIDEO1*** The former Yankee, now Seattle Mariners second basemen bolted the Bronx after nine years to sign with Seattle...

New York Yankees Hitting Coach Kevin Long Didn’t Appreciate Robinson Cano’s Lack of Hustle
February 17th, 2014 at 1:48 PM
Ever since departing from the New York Yankees to sign a 10-year, $240 million deal with the Seattle Mariners, Robinson Cano has taken a beating from the fans all over that he left 3,000 miles behind. People feel that instead of playing for championships, a legacy and maybe a chance for...

New York Yankees SP Michael Pineda: I’m 100 Percent Healthy, Ready to Compete for Rotation Spot
February 11th, 2014 at 6:20 PM
It's been almost three years now since Michael Pineda has thrown a baseball in a live game and the New York Yankees are patiently awaiting to see his debut in the Major Leagues. Pineda was acquired by the Yankees from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for catching prospect Jesus Montero and...

New York Yankees President: We’d Rather Give Mike Trout a 10-Year Deal Over Robinson Cano
December 16th, 2013 at 2:22 AM
New York Yankees president Randy Levine was not shy about making his feelings known about Robinson Cano bolting for the door and signing a 10-year, $240 million deal with the Seattle Mariners last week. The team was not willing to go any higher than their seven-year offer for $168 million, especially...

New York Yankees Inquiring on Trading for Seattle Mariners 2B Dustin Ackley: Report
December 10th, 2013 at 6:28 PM
At the annual MLB winter meetings in Orlando, the New York Yankees are searching the market for a second basemen with the departure of Robinson Cano, who left to sign a 10-year deal with the Seattle Mariners last week.  With Cano now locked up in Seattle, it puts Dustin Ackley, the...

Robinson Cano, Seattle Mariners Agree to 10-Year, $240 Million Contract: Report
December 6th, 2013 at 11:07 AM
After days and days of conflicting rumors and reports, it would appear that the Robinson Cano saga has finally come to an end. Enrique Rojas of ESPN Deportes is reporting that Cano and the Seattle Mariners have officially agreed to a 10-year, $240 million deal and that a physical will be...

Seattle Mariners Emerging as Serious Bidders for New York Yankees’ Robinson Cano: Report
December 3rd, 2013 at 6:34 PM
Up until Tuesday, the New York Yankees were bidding against themselves to retain the services of free agent second basemen Robinson Cano; who is currently looking for a deal in the nine-year, $250-260 million range.     With the Yankees offer standing firm at the seven-year, $168 million range, both sides aren't budging...

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...

New York Yankees Strongly Interested in Reunion with Former Playoff Hero Raul Ibanez in 2014: Report
November 18th, 2013 at 10:06 PM
One of the biggest mistakes the New York Yankees made before the 2013 season was letting Raul Ibanez leave via free agency to sign with the Seattle Mariners on a one-year, $2.75 million deal. Brian Cashman is trying to make up for that blunder by bringing back their former postseason...

Report: Seattle Mariners’ Kendrys Morales on the New York Yankees Radar as 1B/DH for 2014 Season
November 15th, 2013 at 1:50 AM
The New York Yankees are interested in a lot of free agent hitters this winter to add to their lineup for the 2014 season; Brian McCann, Carlos Beltran, Jacoby Ellsbury, Shin-Soo Choo, Stephen Drew and Jhonny Peralta are just a few of the names linked to the Yankees so far.   ***PHOTO1***   As...

Seattle Mariners Seeking Permission to Interview New York Yankees 3B Coach Rob Thomson for Manager Spot
October 12th, 2013 at 1:08 PM
The Seattle Mariners are looking for a new manager to replace the departed Eric Wedge, who didn't agree with the direction of the team and organization going forward, which has sent them looking all over baseball for candidates. The Mariners knew they wouldn't be players for Joe Girardi, who has a...

Seattle Mariners Won’t Pursue New York Yankees’ Joe Girardi for Vacant Manager Job
October 9th, 2013 at 7:14 AM
Joe Girardi has been the top name of quite a few team's list as a must-hire manager for the 2014 season. The New York Yankees, the team he's been with for the last six seasons, desperately wants to retain him and have an outstanding offer for a new contract on the...

New York Yankees Pitcher Michael Pineda to Begin Minor League Rehab Assignment
June 8th, 2013 at 9:05 AM
The New York Yankees traded for Michael Pineda back in January of 2012 and have had big expectations for the young flamethrower. ***PHOTO1***Yet since trading for him almost 18 months ago, he has not to taken the mound for the Bombers, as he has been recovering from shoulder surgery since last...

New York Yankees Lose to Seattle Mariners 4-1 Behind Jeremy Bonderman
June 8th, 2013 at 1:21 AM
The New York Yankees know what it's like to struggle against Jeremy Bonderman when he's on the mound. Last night was no different as the Yankees fell to the Seattle Mariners 4-1. ***PHOTO1*** Most die-hard Yankee fans will remember Bonderman from when he was back with the Detroit Tigers,. He was the...

New York Yankees Activate Outfielder Curtis Granderson from Disabled List
May 14th, 2013 at 4:09 PM
***PHOTO1*** After suffering a fractured right forearm in his first at-bat of spring training against the Toronto Blue Jays, which was then followed with a diligent rehabilitation process and a successful five-game rehab stint with Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes Barre, outfielder Curtis Granderson will make his 2013 debut in the Bronx on Tuesday night. Following...

New York Yankees Pitcher Michael Pineda to Throw Live BP in Two Weeks
March 26th, 2013 at 12:26 PM
***PHOTO1*** While the Yankees will be in the initial stages of the 2013 regular season, another interesting contest will be taking place, albeit on the fields in Tampa, Florida. Chad Jennings of The Journal News is reporting that Michael Pineda, in his continued progress from major shoulder surgery last year, will face live...

New York Yankees Pitcher Michael Pineda Continues to Progress
March 12th, 2013 at 8:23 AM
***PHOTO1*** On Tuesday, Yankees starter Michael Pineda will continue his impressive spring in another considerably important step in his rehabilitation from major shoulder surgery, which shut down his 2012 before he ever stepped on the mound in the Bronx. As per Chad Jennings of The Journal News, the 24-year-old right-hander will throw a...

Seattle Mariners Trade Shawn Kelley to New York Yankees for Abraham Almonte
February 14th, 2013 at 6:03 AM
The New York Yankees have acquired right-hander Shawn Kelley from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for minor league outfielder Abraham Almonte, reports Ryan Divish of the Tacoma News Tribune.  ***PHOTO1*** Kelley had been designated for assignment by the Mariners last Thursday.  In 47 appearances last season, Kelley posted a 2-4 record with a...