Category Archives: Transactions

Roster Moves: Kelley, Daley, Huff, LeBlanc

Shawn Kelley

Here are some roster moves going into tonight's Yankees/Mariners game. Shawn Kelley: The Yankees have activated Shawn Kelley from the disabled list. As a corresponding move, the Yankees have optioned Matt Daley to Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre. David Huff: The Yankees acquired David Huff in a trade from the San Francisco Giants for cash. No, not Brian Cashman: cash considerations. ...

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Roster Moves: Aceves, Claiborne, Ramirez, LeBlanc, Beltran

Alfredo Aceves 3

Here are some more roster moves as the Yankees prepare for the second game of this three game set against the Oakland A's. 1) I had figured this would be the outcome, especially after Alfredo Aceves was cleaning out his locker following last night's game, but he has been designated for assignment. Wade LeBlanc, who the ...

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Roster Moves: Teixeira, Sizemore, Pineda, Almonte, LeBlanc


Here are a few Yankees roster moves before tonight's series opener against the Oakland Athletics. 1) Mark Teixeira is back in the Yankees lineup after missing the Twins and Mariners series with a sore wrist. He's batting cleanup and will be the first basemen. 2) After I wrote about Zoilo Almonte needing more playing time, the Yankees sent him ...

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Yankees call up Alfredo Aceves

Alfredo Aceves

After the Yankees bullpen threw 182 pitches in last night's wild loss, the Yankees brought up a fresh (and familiar) arm. The Yankees called up Alfredo Aceves from Triple-A Scranton Wilkes Barre and have designated Chris Leroux for assignment. This comes after Leroux gave up five runs on five hits in the 14th inning of last night's ...

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Dellin Betances and Vidal Nuno win final two spots in pen

New York Yankees Dellin Betances

With a day before the team breaks camp, Joe Girardi has announced the final two bullpen spots, now only leaving the infield to be a mystery. The Yankees announced Dellin Betances and Vidal Nuno will take the final two spots in the Yankees bullpen after a superb Spring from the both of them. Nuno had initially ...

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Yankees sign Australian pitcher Brandon Stenhouse

Brandon Stenthouse

The Yankees signed an Australian pitcher to a six-figure deal that could make him a millionaire by the time he's 18. Brandon Stenhouse, 17, signed a deal to professionally play for the Yankees organization after American scouts flew to Austrialia to watch him pitch. “It’s still sinking in and I was a bit nervous signing the contract ...

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Source: Yankees close to deal with Scott Sizemore

Scott Sizemore

Less than 24 hours after Alex Rodriguez's suspension, the Yankees are close to signing an infielder who just so happens to play third base. According to Ken Davidoff of the New York Post, the Yankees are closing in on a minor league deal with free agent Scott Sizemore. Sizemore missed all of 2012 and most of ...

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Yankees sign Jacoby Ellsbury pending a physical

Jacoby Ellsbury

The New York Yankees have just signed free agent OF Jacoby Ellsbury to a 7-year, $153 Million deal pending a physical, according to Mark Feinsand of the Daily News. The Yankees planned to play Ellsbury in CF and shift Brett Gardner to LF in 2014. Despite the sudden rumors that Gardner would be traded after the ...

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