Daily Archives: February 17, 2012

Yankees and Pirates settle on prospects in Burnett trade

The Yankees and Pirates have crossed all the T’s and dotted the…lowercase J’s and have sent the A.J. Burnett deal off to the commissioners office to be approved and finalized. The Pirates will pay just $13 million of the $33 … Continue reading

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Rumor: Yankees prefer Ibanez and Chavez

Now that the Yankees and Pirates have agreed to a deal that will send A.J. Burnett to Pittsburgh the Yankees are ready to move on to adding a left handed hitting DH and a backup third baseman. There are a … Continue reading

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Yankees and Pirates agree on Burnett deal

The Yankees and the Pirates have finally agreed on a deal that sends A.J. Burnett to Pittsburgh and in return they pay $13 million of the $33 million he is owed over the next two years and the Yankees get … Continue reading

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Hideki Okajima failed his physical

Left handed reliever Hideki Okajima, who was signed on a minor league contract, won’t ever put on the Pinstripes after he failed his physical, voiding his contract, according to David Waldstein of the NY Times. Okajima was an instant success … Continue reading

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