Category Archives: Transactions

Hot Stove: Yankees acquire RHP Chris Martin from Rockies

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The Yankees started the afternoon with making some deals, and their latest trade partner was the Colorado Rockies. According to Jack Curry of the YES Network, the Yankees acquired right-handed reliever Chris Martin from the Colorado Rockies in exchange for cash considerations. Martin had a 6.89 ERA in 13 games with the Rockies but he also has ...

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Report: Yankees re-sign Stephen Drew to one-year deal

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The New York Yankees have re-signed infielder Stephen Drew to a one-year, $5 million deal that includes incentives that could increase the deal to the $6-$7 million range, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. Drew, who will turn 32 during spring training, hit an awful .162/.237/.299 while splitting time with the Yankees and Red Sox ...

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Hot Stove: Yankees re-sign OF Slade Heathcott

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Just a month after non-tendering Slade Heathcott, the Yankees decided to give him another chance in hopes of getting something out of their former No. 1 draft pick. According to Joel Sherman of the New York Post, the Yankees re-signed Heathcott to a minor league deal with an invitation to Spring Training. Heathcott was a former ...

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Hot Stove: Yankees trade Manny Banuelos to Braves for RHP David Carpenter and LHP Chasen Shreve

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The Yankees made their first transaction of 2015...and it involved shipping away one of the former Killer B's to Atlanta. According to Jack Curry of the YES Network, the Yankees traded Manny Banuelos to the Atlanta Braves for RHP David Carpenter and LHP Chasen Shreve. The Yankees envision Carpenter to replace Shawn Kelley in the pen after ...

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Hot Stove: Asdrubal Cabrera signs one-year deal with Tampa Bay Rays

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One of the second base options on the free agent market came off the table earlier this afternoon when the Tampa Bay Rays signed Asdrubal Cabrera to a one-year, $8 Million deal. The deal impacts the Yankees in a few ways and it also impacts one player currently on the Rays roster. -- Asdrubal Cabrera now ...

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Hot Stove: Yankees trade Shawn Kelley to San Diego Padres for Johnny Barbato

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Just a few days before New Years, the Yankees got down to business as they traded away one of their bullpen arms for a minor league prospect. According to Jack Curry of the YES Network, the Yankees traded Shawn Kelley to the San Diego Padres for minor league arm Johnny Barbato. Barbato pitched to a 2.87 ...

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What transactions have the Yankees made so far?

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While the Yankees haven't made a splashy signing--and judging by Brian Cashman's actions, they don't seem to be taking that course of action this offseason--they have been busy. It hasn't been the busy Yankees fans were hoping for, but the roster has been reconstructed of some sort. With Christmas coming up and the Yankees anticipating ...

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Hot Stove: Yankees DFA Preston Claiborne and acquire Gonzalez Germen from Mets

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Just an hour after trading away David Phelps and Martin Prado, the Yankees are at it again, this time letting one of their own go and getting a young arm from their crosstown rival. According to Andrew Marchand of ESPN New York, the Yankees have designated pitcher Preston Claiborne for assignment. Claiborne has seen time with ...

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