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New York Yankees Down on the Farm; Advanced-A Tampa Yankees Report 6/5/14
June 5th, 2014 at 2:14 PM
The Tampa Yankees (29-30) are having a poor season so far sitting 11.5 games back in the Florida State League (FSL) North division.  ***VIDEO1*** As a team they have struggled, but the silver lining is there are several Yankees who are flourishing. Five of the top standouts have been named to the...

New York Yankees 2014 Top 20 Organizational Prospects; No. 12 Manny Banuelos
March 30th, 2014 at 6:00 AM
Manny Banuelos is a name that Yankee fans have heard for a along time. The New York Yankees bought him from the Mexican League in 2008 at the tender age of 17. The young lefty was considered one of the original highly touted Killer B's in the Yankees farm system....

New York Yankees Minor League Update: 6-2-2013
June 2nd, 2013 at 2:53 PM
The New York Yankees Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre RailRiders (25-29) are eight games back in the International League. With numerous injuries to the parent club SWB has provided some key players who are regular contributors. Infielder David Adams, RH pitchers Preston Claiborne and Adam Warren, LHP Vidal Nuno and catcher Austin Romine are some of...

New York Yankees No. 2 Prospect Mason Williams Arrested on DUI Charges
April 25th, 2013 at 12:25 PM
New York Yankees minor leaguer Mason Williams was arrested in Tampa this morning on misdemeanor DUI charges. The 21 year old outfielder is one of the top two prospects in the Yankees organization and is projected someday becoming an elite center fielder. According to a report on the Tampa police web site Williams 2012 Range Rover...

New York Yankees Minor League Report: 4/15/13
April 15th, 2013 at 12:59 PM
The first couple of weeks of 2013 has New York Yankees Minor League affiliates showing a mixed bag of results in this young season. Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre RailRiders are back in their newly renovated PNC Field, but have had a tough beginning going 2-6 and dealing with multiple rain outs.  Some bright spots include SS Addison Maruszak  who leads the...

New York Yankees Prospect Watch: No. 4 Slade Heathcott
March 18th, 2013 at 6:00 AM
Out of the New York Yankees top four prospects in the organization three are outfielders who are slated for big things in the Major Leagues. No. 4 prospect is Slade Heathcott (first name Zachary)  who was a first round pick in the 2009 First Year Player Draft. It's was a bumpy ride early...

New York Yankees Prospect Watch: No. 14 Nik Turley
February 11th, 2013 at 6:00 AM
It's been a long time since lefty Andy Pettitte passed through the New York Yankees farm system. Yankees left handed pitching prospect Nik Turley may be the heir apparent in the very near future. The 6' 6" 230 lb Turley is a strong lefty with excellent command of both sides of...

New York Yankees Minor Leaguer Gary Sanchez Rated No.3 in MLB’s Top 10 Catching Prospects
January 25th, 2013 at 4:15 PM
New York Yankees' fans usually know the top prospects in the organization, pitchers are usually the names batted around the most. Gary Sanchez however is a name that should be at the top of everyone's list. The young catcher is seen as a future star of the Yankees which is why Jesus Montero...

New York Yankees Prospect Watch: No. 19 Zachary Nuding
January 2nd, 2013 at 3:13 PM
RHP Zachary Nuding is the big right-hander the New York Yankees haven't seen in their rotation since Roger Clemens. At 6'4" and weighing in at 250, Nuding is an imposing Texan who has the big arm to match his physical stature. Selected by the Yankees in the 30th round of the 2010...

New York Yankees’ Minor League Affiliates Keeping up with the Bronx
July 25th, 2012 at 5:00 AM
The New York Yankees hold a seven game lead in the AL East division and the Yankees four top Minor League Clubs are following suit. Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre Yankees, aka Empire State Yankees, have been living out of luggage all year with their home under renovations. You would think it would...

New York Yankees’ Joba Chamberlain Throws Two Innings in Rehab Start for Tampa Yankees
July 20th, 2012 at 11:17 PM
New York Yankees reliever Joba Chamberlain, who is recovering from elbow and ankle surgeries, made his fourth rehab appearance on Friday night, starting for the Class-A Advanced Tampa Yankees and pitching two innings.  ***PHOTO1*** In his two innings of work, Chamberlain allowed two hits, a walk, and two runs (one earned). He...

New York Yankees’ Minor League Report: 5-7-12
May 7th, 2012 at 10:16 AM
With the New York Yankees off day today this would be a good time to check in with all the Minor League affiliates and see how they are doing after a month of contests. Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre, aka Empire State Yankees, currently holds a .500 record sitting in fourth place in the International League North division. Remember this team doesn't have a home and is...