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Yankees not favorites to win 2015 World Series

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Bovada came out with the early odds for who would win the World Series in 2015 and it's not surprising to say the Yankees are nowhere near the top of the list. It's not that hard to imagine when the Yankees lose nine players to free agency, one to retirement and only get Alex Rodriguez back. Maybe ...

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Report: Kevin Youkilis retires after 10 seasons in baseball


A long time ago, Kevin Youkilis was a member of the New York Yankees...actually, it wasn't that long ago. He was a Yankee in 2013 but with the Yankees losing back-to-back seasons, it's honestly felt like an eternity. Youkilis, Derek Jeter and Brian Roberts as of right now have one thing in common: they're all former Yankees ...

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Around The Diamond: Center Field


Yesterday we looked at left field  and discussed the Yankees intentions on having Brett Gardner as their long term left fielder. Today we move to the middle of the outfield where we discuss Jacoby Ellsbury, his contract and the slight depth in center field.  When the Yankees signed Jacoby Ellsbury to a seven-year, $153 Million contract ...

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Report: Yankees to talk to Raul Ibanez about hitting coach position


Raul Ibanez. Hitting coach. Has a nice ring to it, doesn't it? Well, it does to the Yankees. According to Andrew Marchand of ESPN New York, the Yankees will talk to Raul Ibanez about the vacant hitting coach position. Ibanez spent the 2014 season with the Kansas City Royals, but he wasn't on the World Series ...

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Austin Romine out of options for next season

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  Well it looks like Austin Romine is going to have one last chance to fight for a back-up catchers spot. According to Chad Jennings of, Austin Romine will not get a fourth option meaning he'll be out of options coming into Spring Training. That means if Romine doesn't win a job with the Yankees out ...

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Yankees already over the luxury tax


The Yankees have a ton of holes they need to fill on the roster, ranging from shortstop to relief pitching to finding a primary third basemen. However, if the Yankees are going to upgrade their roster, it's going to cost money. Obviously money is not an issue for the Bronx Bombers as they have one of the ...

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Alex Rodriguez is now an active player

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It's the final out of the World Series, so you know what that means: Alex Rodriguez's suspension is officially over and he's slated to return to the Yankees in February. Obviously it's a long offseason and anything could happen but like Brian Cashman does, you plan  A-Rod will show up to camp ready to win back ...

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Real offseason begins after Game 7 is played


Sure, every Yankees fan would dream a season would end with the Yankees winning a World Series but I'll take what's happening tonight as well. Tonight is the seventh and final game of the 2014 World Series between the Kansas City Royals and the San Francisco Giants, which means it's a one-game winner take all ...

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