Category Archives: Transactions

Report: Yankees claim Esmil Rogers off waivers from Blue Jays

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The Yankees said they were making small moves and they seemed to have made their first one. Jack Curry of YES Network has confirmed the Yankees have claimed Esmil Rogers off waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays with less than two hours to go before the trade deadline ends. Rogers, who is a right handed reliever, ...

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Yankees recall Zoilo Almonte, DFA Jeff Francis

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The New York Yankees have recalled OF Zoilo Almonte from Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre. As a corresponding move, the Yankees have designated Jeff Francis for assignment. Well, it's the end of the Francis era...which didn't last long to begin with.

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Report: Yankees acquire Chris Capuano from Rockies

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The New York Yankees haven't made that blockbuster deal yet...but they did acquire an arm. According to Bryan Hoch of Yankees.com, the Yankees have acquired Chris Capuano from the Colorado Rockies in exchange for cash. Capuano has a 4.55 ERA in 31.2 innings in 2014 while with the Boston Red Sox.

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Report: Yankees trade Yangervis Solarte to Padres for Chase Headley

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Chase Headley? Welcome to the New York Yankees. The New York Yankees have acquired Chase Headley from the San Diego Padres for Yankees third basemen Yangervis Solarte and Class A Pitcher, Rafael DePaula. The Padres will pay $1 Million off Headley's contract. In 77 games with the San Diego Padres this season, Headley is hitting .229 with ...

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Yankees sign LHP Rich Hill

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Just because there's no baseball tonight, it doesn't mean the Yankees aren't making moves. Their most recent move just won't have a big impact on the team. According to Chad Jennings of the LoHud Yankees blog, the Yankees have signed LHP Rich Hill ad have sent him to Scranton Wilkes-Barre. He last pitched with the Los ...

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Roster Moves: Miller, Daley, Francis

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Just a day after the Masahiro Tanaka news, the Yankees are making some roster changes. Here were the moves that occured within the last hour. Jeff Francis: Let's start with the trade the Yankees made. The Yankees acquired Jeff Francis and cash considerations from the Oakland Athletics for a PTBNL. Francis was 0-1 with a 6.08 ERA in ...

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Yankees designate Alfonso Soriano for assignment

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As if the news of Vidal Nuno being traded to the Diamondbacks wasn't enough, the Yankees have made another move. The New York Yankees have announced that Alfonso Soriano has been designated for assignment. The move clears the 25-man and the 40-man spot for Bruce Billings, who was called up last night from Scranton Wilkes-Barre. Joe Girardi said ...

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Rosenthal: Vidal Nuno traded to Diamondbacks for Brandon McCarthy

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The Yankees have gotten some help with the rotation and it involved a trade to make a good start. According to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports,  the New York Yankees have traded Vidal Nuno to the Arizona Diamondbacks for Brandon McCarthy. Vidal Nuno was 2-5 with a 5.40 ERA and a 1.88 WHIP this season with ...

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