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Rusney Castillo, New York Yankees Ready to Talk Contract After Private Workout
August 9th, 2014 at 9:48 AM
After holding a private workout for Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo on Friday, the New York Yankees are interested in talking about a contract with the 27-year-old—but as a second baseman. ***VIDEO1*** That is according to George A. King III of The New York Post, who says the Yankees are one of the...

Stephen Drew Hasn’t Given Any Thoughts to Being Derek Jeter’s Heir as New York Yankees Shortstop in 2015
August 8th, 2014 at 10:16 AM
With all of the talk of Tory Tulowitzki potentially wanted to get traded to the New York Yankees to be Derek Jeter's heir as the next Yankees shortstop in 2015, one name kind of hasn't gotten talked about as an alternate in case the Rockies All Star isn't available. ***VIDEO1*** And the...

Stephen Drew Makes Fantastic Flip Play at 2nd Base for New York Yankees (Video)
August 2nd, 2014 at 6:54 PM
Who said Stephen Drew couldn't play second base? ***VIDEO1*** One of the newest New York Yankee infielders had never played at second base in the major leagues a day in his life before Friday, but on Saturday versus the Boston Red Sox he made a great athletic play that ended in a...

Stephen Drew Goes 0-for-4 in New York Yankees Debut; Lose to Boston Red Sox 4-3
August 2nd, 2014 at 12:32 AM
On Friday night, Stephen Drew would be playing in front of the typical crowd at Fenway Park that he would normally play in front of during the 2014 season. Only this time, it was in a different uniform. ***VIDEO1*** Fresh off being traded to the New York Yankees in exchange for Kelly...

Stephen Drew to Make Debut for New York Yankees Vs. Boston Red Sox on Friday; Will Bat 8th in Lineup
August 1st, 2014 at 4:31 PM
Just 24 hours after being traded from the Boston Red Sox to the New York Yankees, Stephen Drew will make his debut for the Yankees, and ironically enough, he will be playing against his old team in his debut. ***VIDEO1*** The lienup was released by Yankees manager Joe Girardi just hours before...

Stephen Drew Comments on Trade to New York Yankees and Playing Second Base
August 1st, 2014 at 4:18 PM
Stephen Drew spoke to the media for the first time since being traded from the Boston Red Sox to the New York Yankees, which was quite the surprise deal considering it was on nobody's radar and it happened between two rivals. ***VIDEO1*** The first obvious question he was asked and answered was...

Why New York Yankees Didn’t Trade for Starting Pitcher at Deadline
August 1st, 2014 at 9:24 AM
The New York Yankees Universe was somewhat shocked when the Major League Baseball trade deadline passed and nothing was done to improve the starting rotation. That shouldn't come as much of a surprise to anyone considering what general manager Brian Cashman's options were. ***VIDEO1*** The top starters on the market, Tampa Bays...

Martin Prado, Stephen Drew Trades Make Rob Refsnyder’s Future with Yankees Cloudy
August 1st, 2014 at 7:20 AM
Hot-hitting New York Yankees prospect Rob Refsnyder's chances at making it to the big leagues in 2014 were already slim, but the acquisitions of Stephen Drew and Martin Prado have sealed the deal for this season and maybe next as well. ***VIDEO1*** General manager Brian Cashman has already said his wish was...

Martin Prado, Stephen Drew First Look in New York Yankees Uniform
July 31st, 2014 at 6:14 PM
The two newest New York Yankees at the Major League Baseball trade deadline are infielder Stephen Drew and utility man Martin Prado. Drew comes over from the Boston Red Sox, while Prado is coming from the desert with the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Yanks gave up Kelly Johnson for Drew and prospect...

New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman Reacts to MLB Trade Deadline Moves
July 31st, 2014 at 5:53 PM
New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman was busy making incremental upgrades to the roster before 4 p.m. struck on July 31, which is the deadline for trades in Major League Baseball. ***VIDEO1*** Before even making the deals for Stephen Drew and Martin Prado, Cashman had to ask his bosses to take...

Boston Red Sox Trade Stephen Drew to New York Yankees
July 31st, 2014 at 3:50 PM
The Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees have actually made a trade with one another, as Boston will send infielder Stephen Drew to the Bronx for Kelly Johnson. ***VIDEO1*** Gordon Edes of ESPNBoston.com broke the news: confirmed: Stephen Drew to Yankees — Gordon Edes (@GordonEdes) July 31, 2014 This is the first time the...

Boston Red Sox Sign Stephen Drew, New York Yankees Fall Short
May 20th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
***VIDEO1*** It was reported earlier on Tuesday that the New York Yankees had a renewed interest in free agent shortstop, Stephen Drew, but the Boston Red Sox have beat them to the punch. According to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports, the Sox have signed Drew: Sources: #RedSox sign Drew. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) May...

New York Yankees Smart to Stay Away from Stephen Drew, Kendrys Morales
April 14th, 2014 at 5:58 PM
Despite the New York Yankees dealing with some early injuries in key positions, it appears the team has no desire to sign two of the best free agents on the market in what amounts to a smart move. In an article by Wallace Matthews of ESPNNewYork.com, the Bronx Bombers will not...

New York Yankees Made Offer to Stephen Drew Earlier in Offseason
February 18th, 2014 at 10:14 PM
Currently, there are four teams interested in Boston Red Sox shortstop Stephen Drew; two of which are the Red Sox and the New York Mets and the other two teams identities remain unknown. One of those teams as we know is not the New York Yankees. The Yankees are sticking to...

New York Yankees Won’t Pursue Boston Red Sox SS Stephen Drew Despite Derek Jeter Retirement News
February 15th, 2014 at 2:01 PM
Derek Jeter sent shock waves around the baseball world this past week when he announced that he would be retiring from Major League Baseball after the 2014 season and with that, everyone has started to wonder who will be the next shortstop of the New York Yankees once the captain...

New York Yankees Again Interested in Boston Red Sox SS Stephen Drew: Report
January 23rd, 2014 at 9:20 PM
The New York Yankees have already spent an estimated $470 million in free agency this winter and yet, they apparently are not done with the spending spree. Jon Heyman of CBS Sports and WFAN has reported that the Yankees are once again interested in Boston Red Sox shortstop Stephen Drew for...

New York Yankees Won’t Sign Former Boston Red Sox SS/3B Stephen Drew
January 6th, 2014 at 10:50 PM
Ever since the offseason began, the New York Yankees had remained interested in shortstop Stephen Drew of the Boston Red Sox, especially given the fact that Derek Jeter spent most of the 2013 season on the disabled list and will turn 40 years old this coming year. However, with Jeter likely...

Report: New York Yankees Closing in on Re-Signing SS Brendan Ryan; Will Look at Other Infield Options
November 13th, 2013 at 9:23 PM
Last September, the New York Yankees acquired Brendan Ryan to shore up their infield and take over as the primary shortstop when it was determined that Derek Jeter would be ruled out for the remainder of the season due to injuries. The Yankees liked what he could bring with the glove...

Report: New York Yankees Interested in Jacoby Ellsbury, Stephen Drew, Matt Garza as Free Agent Targets
November 1st, 2013 at 3:41 PM
With the 2013 baseball season officially over and the Boston Red Sox crowned the World Series Champions this season, the New York Yankees can finally start to really prepare for their off-season game plan on how to improve their roster and not only get back to October baseball, but compete...

New York Yankees Re-Sign Derek Jeter to 1-Year, $12 Million Deal for 2014
November 1st, 2013 at 1:40 PM
Derek Jeter's nightmare 2013 season apparently wasn't enough to keep him away from the New York Yankees in 2014, as the team announced that it has re-signed him to a one-year contract for next year. Buster Olney of ESPN reported that the Yankees have re-signed their shortstop to a one-year deal...