Tagged: ‘Tampa Bay Rays’

New York Yankees Predicted to Win 86 Games, Make Playoffs as Wild Card by FanGraphs
January 13th, 2016 at 12:18 PM
Last year, the New York Yankees made the postseason as the first of two American League teams who qualified for the Wild Card; the Houston Astros were the other and ended the Yankees season in the one-game playoff at Yankee Stadium back in October. ***PHOTO1*** With most of their roster in tact...

New York Yankees Purchase Contract of Kirby Yates from Cleveland Indians
January 8th, 2016 at 2:39 PM
On Friday, the New York Yankees have purchased the contract of right-handed reliever Kirby Yates from the Cleveland Indians. ***PHOTO1*** Yates, who was designated for assignment on Tuesday in order to make room for the signing of Mike Napoli, was picked up today by the Yankees, as per Jack Curry of the...

MLB Hot Stove: Yankees Interested in Rays’ 2nd Basemen Asdrubal Cabrera
December 7th, 2015 at 12:20 PM
Last year, the New York Yankees made inquiries to try and get Asdrubal Cabrera for second base, but the veteran decided to sign with the Tampa Bay Rays on a one-year deal. ***PHOTO1*** A year later, Cabrera is again a free agent and the Yankees, who are looking for an upgrade at...

MLB Hot Stove: Rays Claim Chase Whitley Off Waivers from Yankees
November 20th, 2015 at 2:02 PM
Last year, Chase Whitley seemed like he was going to break out and be a potential factor in the New York Yankees rotation until the league caught up to him and then he got sent back down to the minor leagues. ***PHOTO1*** Whitley was hopeful to make better use of his 2015...

A-Rod-Inspired New York Yankees Begin to Dominate AL East
July 29th, 2015 at 7:22 PM
The AL East has traditionally been one of the most competitive divisions in baseball, but that looks to have changed this season with the New York Yankees seemingly set to dominate until the end of the regular season. For a division that often puts up a fight well into August,...