Author Archives: Lucas Weick

No Deadline Move, A Good Move For The Yankees

Rumors swirled around the YankeesĀ for the last couple of weeks, wondering if GM Brian Cashman would finally give in and trade away his prized minor league prospects, but as the non-waiver trade deadline came and passed, Cashman resisted the temptation … Continue reading

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Hughes Likely to Start on Wednesday, Nova Optioned

Phil Hughes looks like he is very close to completing his return to the Yankees. Ivan Nova was optioned to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes Barre, and reliever Lance Pendleton was called back up to fill out the roster. Hughes will likely be … Continue reading

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Six Yankees Heading To The All-Star Game.

The Yankees will be represented by six players in the 2011 All-Star Game in Arizona. Four of them will be starters and then two reserves. At second base, Robinson Cano will start for the second straight year, following up his … Continue reading

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Updated: Jorge Posada Dropped To Ninth, Asked Out Of Lineup Saturday

Update: After Saturday’s 6-0 loss to the Red Sox, Jorge Posada spoke with the media to address the situation. He said that he needed time to clear his head, and also that he did indeedĀ have a stiff back prior to … Continue reading

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