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The Yankees have signed outfielder Ben Francisco, who was released by the Indians yesterday, to a minor league deal and will have him compete for an outfield spot, according to Joel Sherman of the NY Post. Signing a player to a minor league deal costs next to nothing and comes with no risk at all, so ...
The Yankees have signed right handed reliever Chris Bootcheck to a minor league deal, according to Chris Cotillo of CLNS Radio. Bootcheck is a 34-year-old with a terrible 69 ERA+ and 6.54 ERA over 147.1 innings in parts of six seasons. His 6.4 K/9 and 3.9 BB/9 aren't as terrible as his ERA, but still pretty ...
The Yankees have traded outfield prospect Abraham Almonte to the Seattle Mariners for right handed reliever Shawn Kelley, according to Ryan Divish of the Tacoma News Tribune. To make room on the 40-man roster for Kelley, the Yankees placed Alex Rodriguez on the 60-day DL. Kelley, 28, throws fastballs and sliders with his heater sitting in the ...
The Yankees have announced that they've reached an agreement on a one-year, major league deal with DH Travis Hafner and have designated Russ Canzler for assignment to make room on the 40-man roster for him. The deal with worth $2 million, according to Ken Davidoff of the NY Post, with another potential $4 million in reachable incentives, per an AP ...
The Yankees have another right handed hitting outfielder to try out for their backup spot during spring training as they have signed Juan Rivera to a one-year, minor league contract, according to Andrew Marchand of ESPNNewYork.com. Rivera, 34, was limited to just 109 games last season because of groin injuries and hit just .244/.286/.375 and a ...
The Yankees have signed the last of their arbitration eligible players as they have now agreed to a one-year, $3.1 million deal with relief pitcher David Robertson, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. Robertson, 27, struggled at times last season, but overall had another very solid year for the Yankees. His ERA was 2.67, he ...
The Yankees have signed corner infielder/DH Dan Johnson to a minor league deal with an invite to spring training, according to Sweeny Murti of WFAN. Johnson, 33, has hit .237/.338/.412 in parts of seven seasons in the majors. He's never really been a regular player though only playing in at least 100 games twice. He's a decent ...
The Yankees made a couple of small moves over the weekend too when they signed outfielder Thomas Neal and infielder and former Yankees prospect Reegie Corona, according to Neal's Twitter page and Matt Eddy of Baseball America. Corona is purely a depth move and he probably has no shot whatsoever of playing in the Bronx, but ...
The Yankees waived outfielder Chris Dickerson last week and after clearing waivers he's been released, according to Chad Jennings of the Journal News. Typically once a player clears waivers they are outrighted to the minors, but in this case Dickerson was already waived before (last offseason) so he was on release waivers and not outright waivers ...
The Yankees have claimed right handed hitting outfielder Russ Canzler from the Cleveland Indians and have designated left handed hitting outfielder Chris Dickerson for assignment to make room for him on the 40-man roster, according to Buster Olney of ESPN and Chad Jennings of the Journal News. Canzler will be 27-years-old in April and he'll be brought in ...