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MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees Could Still Be in Play to Trade for Rangers’ Elvis Andrus
November 17th, 2014 at 9:06 AM
The New York Yankees continue to search for their next shortstop for the 2015 season and while they haven't been tied to many free agents on the market, they continue to be linked to possible trade options. ***PHOTO1*** Elvis Andrus of the Texas Rangers continues to be linked to the Yankees despite...

MLB Trade Rumors: New York Yankees Aren’t Interested in Rangers’ Elvis Andrus’ Massive Contract
November 12th, 2014 at 1:44 PM
tHeading into this week, many thought that Texas Rangers' Elvis Andrus was emerging as the possible favorite to be the New York Yankees next shortstop for the 2015 and be acquired in a trade this winter. ***PHOTO1*** However, it looks like that is a long shot to happen, which is what Mark...

MLB Trade Rumors: One Trade Proposal the Yankees Could Offer to Land Rangers’ Elvis Andrus
November 12th, 2014 at 11:13 AM
With some of the shortstop options reportedly not on the New York Yankees radar, the one option that seems like a possible match is Texas Rangers Elvis Andrus; someone the Yankees are intrigued in. ***PHOTO1*** He's only 26, but he also comes with an eight-year, $120 million contract which kicks in starting...

MLB Trade Rumors: New York Yankees are ‘Intrigued’ by Texas Rangers SS Elvis Andrus
November 10th, 2014 at 2:47 PM
Earlier in the day, we had reported on the New York Yankees possibly exploring trades for Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins and Texas Rangers shortstop Elvis Andrus. ***PHOTO1*** Joel Sherman of the New York Post, who is currently covering the MLB General Manager Meetings in Arizona, confirmed that the Yankees have interest,...

MLB Trade Rumors: New York Yankees ‘Exploring Trades’ for Phillies’ Jimmy Rollins, Rangers’ Elvis Andrus
November 10th, 2014 at 8:33 AM
The New York Yankees may look to the trade market for their next shortstop for the 2015 season and while Troy Tulowitzki of the Colorado Rockies has been the most talked about name, they are worried about his injury history, especially since he's coming off of hip surgery. ***PHOTO1*** Even though Tulowitzki's...

Dave Magadan Won’t Become Yankees Hitting Coach; Chili Davis Chose Boston Over NY
October 20th, 2014 at 5:54 PM
The New York Yankees have notified Texas Rangers hitting coach Dave Magadan that he will not be the team's next hitting coach. ***PHOTO1*** Anthony McCarron of New York Daily News has the latest: Dave Magadan has been told by the Yankees he's not going to be their hitting coach. — Anthony McCarron (@AnthonyMcCarron) October...

MLB Rumors: New York Yankees Very Close to Hiring a New Hitting Coach
October 17th, 2014 at 3:50 PM
How close are the New York Yankees to hiring a new hitting coach to replace the recently fired Kevin Long? ***PHOTO1*** The decision could come down before Tuesday, or right before the start of the World Series. One of the Yanks' candidates, Texas Rangers hitting coach Dave Magadan, gave a clue as to...

MLB Rumors: Chili Davis, New York Yankees Have Interview Set for Hitting Coach Job
October 15th, 2014 at 5:29 PM
Oakland Athletics hitting coach Chili Davis has been given permission to speak with both the New York Yankees and Texas Rangers about their vacant hitting coach positions. ***PHOTO1*** To take it a step further, the Yankees may already have an interview setup with the former Yankee. The great Jon Heyman of CBS Sports...

MLB Trade Rumors: New York Yankees not Interested in Indians’ Justin Masterson
July 29th, 2014 at 2:26 PM
The New York Yankees' search for starting pitching won't include Cleveland Indians starter Justin Masterson. ***VIDEO1*** Masterson has been drawing plenty of trade interest in recent days with the Indians looking to move him. In return, Cleveland would like to get their hands on some young pitchers who are under team control. Sources:...

Yu Darvish Blames Brett Gardner’s Parents After Yankees Outfielder Hits 2 Homers
July 29th, 2014 at 12:55 PM
Texas Rangers ace Yu Darvish went there on Monday night when he blamed Brett Gardner's mother and father for creating such making such a great New York Yankees hitter. ***VIDEO1*** Darvish said it following the Rangers' 4-2 win over the Yankees in which Gardner homered twice, bringing his 2014 season total to...

MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees Looking at Josh Willingham, Alex Rios and Marlon Byrd
July 27th, 2014 at 1:11 PM
The New York Yankees are still looking to add some more bats to help their struggling offense and have three options that they are looking at right now. ***VIDEO1*** Jon Heyman of CBS Sports noted in his article that Josh Willingham of the Minnesota Twins, Alex Rios of the Texas Rangers and...

New York Yankees to Scout Cuban Outfielder Rusney Castillo on Saturday
July 25th, 2014 at 7:48 PM
The New York Yankees will be one of many teams on hand to scout Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo on Saturday in Miami, Florida. ***VIDEO1*** George A. King III of the New York Post has the latest on the workout, which ironically enough will be held at Alex Rodriguez Stadium at the University...

New York Yankees Grounds Crew Struggle to Put Tarp on Field in Storm (Video)
July 24th, 2014 at 9:07 AM
The New York Yankees earned themselves a rain-shortened victory on Wednesday night over the Texas Rangers as the field was unplayable in such horrid weather, partly because the grounds crew had issues getting the tarp on the field. ***VIDEO1*** Managers Joe Girardi and Ron Washington decided it was too dangerous for their...

Chase Headley to Make 1st Start for New York Yankees on Wednesday; Batting 6th Vs. Texas Rangers
July 23rd, 2014 at 4:39 PM
On Tuesday night, newly acquired Chase Headley got his first taste of the life in pinstripes as in the bottom of the 14th inning, he ripped a game-winning hit to give the New York Yankees a 2-1 victory over the Texas Rangers. ***VIDEO1*** Because he didn't arrive to the Bronx until 7:30...

Chase Headley to Report for New York Yankees Vs. Texas Rangers; Available to Pinch-Hit If Needed
July 22nd, 2014 at 4:56 PM
On Tuesday night, Chase Headley is expected to report to the New York Yankees sometime during the game against the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium. ***VIDEO1*** Because he is traveling to get to New York following the trade for Headley on Tuesday, he won't be in the starting lineup for the Yankees...

MLB Trade Rumors: Carlos Pena a Potential First Base Option If Mark Teixeira Lands on DL
July 22nd, 2014 at 11:40 AM
This past week, Mark Teixeira suffered a strained lat muscle which will keep him out of the New York Yankees lineup for the next 3-4 days. ***VIDEO1*** The Yankees are hoping that Teixeira avoids the disabled list and while it's likely that he should avoid being shelved again, it wouldn't come as...

MLB Trade Rumors: Texas Rangers Getting Calls on Adrian Beltre; Should New York Yankees Inquire for Trade
July 12th, 2014 at 11:33 AM
One of the biggest surprises this baseball season is the struggles of the Texas Rangers; a team that for two years, were the defending American League champions and were also an out away from being the World Series Champions back in 2011. ***VIDEO1*** Yet in 2014, the Rangers are 38-55 and are...

MLB Trade Rumors: Texas Rangers Interested in Trading for New York Yankees’ Kelly Johnson; Who’s on Trading Block
June 9th, 2014 at 12:54 PM
While the New York Yankees are looking to add to their roster in hopes of making the postseason, they do have someone on their roster that interests at least one team. ***VIDEO1*** The Texas Rangers roster has taken a blow to two of their first basemen, as Prince Fielder is out for...

Texas Rangers’ Yu Darvish Says Yankees Paid Masahiro Tanaka Too Much; Later Apologizes for ‘Apparent Joke’
February 19th, 2014 at 12:42 AM
There had been some question about the contract that the New York Yankees gave Masahiro Tanaka last month; seven years and $155 million and if he was really worth it given he had never pitched in the United States before. At one point, it had looked like Texas Rangers ace pitcher...

Former New York Yankees 1B/DH Lance Berkman Announces Retirement from MLB After 15 Seasons
January 29th, 2014 at 8:55 PM
On Wednesday night, long-time veteran first basemen Lance Berkman has announced that he is retiring from Major League Baseball, thus ending a successful 15-year career. Berkman came up to the majors back in 1999 with the Houston Astros and didn't become a full-time starter with the team until the 2000 season,...