Low-A Charleston Ryan Lidge – He’s a catcher out of Notre Dame that the Yankees picked up in the 20th round. He’s a switch hitter, and extremely patient, although he hasn’t shown much power yet. He’s one of those defense first catchers the Yankees usually draft to fill out rosters […]

Who’s hot on the farm? Low-A Charleston

High-A Tampa Yankees Tim Lynch – 24-years-old, 1B – Lynch really came out of nowhere when Chris Gittens went down with injury. He played so well he ensured that when Gittens returned, the Yankees still continue to find playing time for him. In 48 games, Lynch has a .311/.375/.572/.947 line […]

Who’s hot on the farm : August 16th edition

In season’s past I have been able to do a piece on the entire farm system on who has been playing well.n This season it takes me days to make an article like that because there are so many players who are performing well. I’ve decided to do it one […]

Who’s hot in Double-A, 8/10/2017 edition

After weeks of trade rumors, the Yankees finally got their man in Athletics right-handed pitcher Sonny Gray in a trade that included Jorge Mateo, James Kaprielian and Dustin Fowler. Gray is still just 27-years-old and is not a free agent until after the 2019 season which gives the Yankees some […]

Yankees trade for Sonny Gray in package headlined by Jorge Mateo

The Yankees announced on Sunday morning that they agreed to a trade that landed them left-handed starting pitcher Jaime Garcia from the Twins in exchange for pitching prospects Zack Littell and Dietrich Enns. The interesting thing about this trade was that Garcia had just been traded to the Twins by […]

Yankees trade prospects for Jaime Garcia

Let’s start by admitting something. Sonny Gray is good. He’s ace good. The reason for that is he has a strikeout and ground ball-inducing stuff. 2016 was a rough, injury-ridden year for him, and started slow after coming off the DL this year. Now he appears to be back to […]

Don’t mortgage the future for Sonny Gray and Yonder Alonso

UPDATE: The Yankees officially announced the trade sometime after midnight last night. The fourth player in the dead headed to Chicago is Tito Polo, an outfielder whom the Yankees acquired in the deal that sent Ivan Nova to Pittsburgh. Polo was actually putting up strong numbers after a promotion to Double-A and […]

Yankees trade for David Robertson, Todd Frazier and Tommy Kahnle

The Yankees are in the market for a first baseman and have reached out to the Mets and Athletics to talk Lucas Duda and Yonder Alonso, respectively, according to recent rumors. Mark Feinsand of MLB.com, Tweeted Tuesday afternoon that the Yankees have reached out to the Mets to talk about […]

MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees connected to 1st basemen Alonso, Duda

The Yankees have long sought after a starting pitcher to bolster their rotation and with Michael Pineda out for the rest of the season with an elbow injury, they have an immediate need. According to Jon Heyman of FanRagSports.com, the Yankees have checked in on Athletics pitcher Sonny Gray, but they […]

MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees interested in Sonny Gray but unlikely to ...