Author Archives: Rob Abruzzese

About Rob Abruzzese

Rob Abruzzese created Bronx Baseball Daily in 2008 just before graduating from Brooklyn College. He currently serves BBD as its editor and works as a reporter at the Brooklyn Daily Eagle. Follow Rob on Twitter @RobAbruzzese.

Yankees hire Aaron Boone to be their next manager

 Via the NY Post: Boone, 44, overcame the odds to win this job by virtue of a strong interview in which he apparently showcased the “connectivity” Yankees general manager Brian Cashman thought Girardi lacked. Boone was highly regarded as … Continue reading

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Hensley Meulens and Aaron Boone are favorites to be next Yankees manager

Interviews are over and the Yankees will pick between the six candidates who have already interviewed for the job — Aaron Boone, Hensley Meulens, Carlos Beltran, Eric Wedge, Rob Thompson and Chris Woodward. According to George King of the NY … Continue reading

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MLB Trade Rumors: Jacoby Ellsbury doesn’t want to be traded

Ellsbury is owed $63.4 million through 2020 plus a $5 million buyout. He also has a full no trade clause. From Jon Heyman: Word is, Ellsbury, who has a no-trade clause, doesn’t want to be dealt from the Yankees, so … Continue reading

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Yankees manager search: Carlos Beltran will get an interview

Sources indicate that Carlos Beltran next to be interviewed for Yankees’ managers job. Sixth candidate to be considered. — Steve Phillips (@StevePhillipsGM) November 28, 2017 Carlos Beltran played for the Yankees from 2014 until the trade deadline in 2015 when … Continue reading

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