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MLB Rumors: New York Yankees not Interested in SS Takashi Toritani
November 17th, 2014 at 12:53 PM
The next shortstop of the New York Yankees will not be coming from Japan. ***PHOTO1*** Joel Sherman of the New York Post is reporting that the Bronx Bombers will not be interested in free agent Japanese import, Takashi Toritani, who is interested in coming to the major leagues in 2015 and playing...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: New York Mets Interested in New York Yankees SS Stephen Drew
November 13th, 2014 at 5:37 PM
The New York Yankees have kept tabs on Stephen Drew, as they are interested in him, but as a fallback option in case they don't land someone else. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees aren't the only team in New York interested in Drew's services, as Joel Sherman of the New York Post has reported...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Oakland A’s Interested in New York Yankees’ Stephen Drew
November 10th, 2014 at 9:13 PM
The New York Yankees have talked to Stephen Drew and his agent Scott Boras about a reunion, only this time it would be for shortstop, whereas Drew played second base primarily last year with Derek Jeter still on the active roster. ***PHOTO1*** However, it looks like the Yankees aren't the only team...

Scott Boras: New York Yankees Need Stephen Drew Back at Shortstop for 2015 Season
November 5th, 2014 at 11:03 AM
Stephen Drew obviously didn't have the best 2014 season, whether it was with the Boston Red Sox or the New York Yankees. Hitting .150 usually makes people think you're a terrible baseball player, but Drew is anything but. ***PHOTO1*** Drew is a career .256 hitter and a year ago in Boston, was...

New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman Talks About Replacing Derek Jeter in 2015
October 12th, 2014 at 10:53 AM
As if New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman didn't have a difficult enough job already, he now has to find a replacement for the irreplaceable: shortstop Derek Jeter. ***PHOTO1*** Cashman recently spoke to the media about several things concerning the Yankees and their offseason, but the topic of Jeter also came...

MLB Rumors: Asdrubal Cabrera a Yankees Target; Had ‘Mild Interest’ in J.J. Hardy
October 11th, 2014 at 11:33 AM
While many had speculated the New York Yankees would be hot for Baltimore Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy, it appears the team wasn't willing to go that far in order to sign him as a free agent during the offseason. ***PHOTO1*** The Orioles recently signed Hardy to an extension as they battle to...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Stephen Drew the Favorite to Be New York Yankees Shortstop
October 9th, 2014 at 4:17 PM
The New York Yankees lost a potential replacement for Derek Jeter on Thursday as the Baltimore Orioles signed shortstop J.J. Hardy to a three-year extension before he could hit the open market this winter. ***PHOTO1*** The move is a smart one by the Orioles, who have no desire to lose Hardy, let...

Stephen Drew Likely Won’t Be Derek Jeter’s Successor as New York Yankees Shortstop in 2015
September 3rd, 2014 at 10:12 AM
With now 26 games left to play and playoff hopes fading with each passing day, the New York Yankees have been taking inventory on who they might want to bring back from their summer acquisitions. ***PHOTO1*** Both Chase Headley and Brandon McCarthy have certainly earned possible contract offers and extensions from the...

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...