Category Archives: Yankees News

Roster Moves: Roberts, Sizemore


The Yankees have made some roster moves after acquiring Martin Prado and Stephen Drew and one of them has to deal with...Brian Roberts. Brian Roberts: The Yankees have announced they have designated Brian Roberts for assignment. Brian Cashman said Stephen Drew will be the Yankees second basemen and Martin Prado will see a bulk of his time ...

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Report: Diamondbacks trade Martin Prado to Yankees for Peter O’Brien


It's after the trade deadline...but the Yankees made another trade! Joel Sherman has reported the Yankees have traded Martin Prado to the New York Yankees for Yankees prospect Peter O'Brien. Prado is expected to give the Yankees infield depth along with Chase Headley and Stephen Drew. With the acquisitions of Drew and Prado, here's a new question: ...

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Report: Stephen Drew traded to Yankees for Kelly Johnson

Stephen Drew

This just in, ladies and gentlemen: According to Gordon Edes of ESPN Boston, the Boston Red Sox have traded Stephen Drew to the New York Yankees for Kelly Johnson,  making this the first Yankees/Red Sox trade since 1997. Kelly Johnson currently is on the disabled list, but he didn't perform to the Yankees standards when they ...

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MLB Trade Rumor: “No chance” Yankees get David Price


David Price will be traded before the 4 p.m. trade deadline according to Joel Sherman, but if you were hoping for the Yankees to make a play for him, it's not happening. Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reports the Yankees have "no chance" in acquiring Price. It was reported the Rays were scouting the Yankees minor league system, but ...

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Report: Yankees claim Esmil Rogers off waivers from Blue Jays


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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MLB Trade Rumor: Yankees working on small deals, no big splashes

Brian Cashman

If you're expecting Brian Cashman to make a big splash before 4 p.m. today, it might not happen, but the Yankees are working hard to bring somebody in. According to Mark Feinsand of the Daily News, the Yankees are working on small potential deals, but it's not going to be big enough to overtake the Jon ...

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Thoughts coming into today’s off-day


After losing a three game series against the Texas Rangers, the Yankees are packing their bags and they're heading to Boston where they will play a three game set against their rivals, the Red Sox. Before we get ahead of ourselves, here's a few thoughts on this off-day and the final day before the trade deadline. -- ...

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Some notes and tidbits before tonight’s game


It's been pretty quiet for the Yankees before tonight's game, but there were some small notes lingering here and there before tonight's series finale. -- Joe Girardi said the other day he was going to rest Brian Roberts for a few days, mainly because he was beat up. It was odd to Roberts, considering he felt ...

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