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No Yankees among finalists for the 2014 Gold Gloves

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Rawlings made the announcements for the 2014 Gold Glove Awards, but you might be a little surprised to see none of the Yankees were finalists in any category. The Gold Gloves in my opinion aren't really given to the best fielder because let's face it, if that were the case, Brett Gardner would have one ...

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Ex-Yankee executive Trey Hillman discusses replacing Derek Jeter

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Trey Hillman, a former Yankees executive who recently took a job as the bench coach for the Houston Astros, offered an interesting Yankee tidbit in an interview with the Houston Chronicle, and it had to do with the Yankees new-found situation at shortstop. "I did three different trips scouting potential free agent shortstops to replace a ...

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Sabathia: Rodriguez ‘can come in and contribute’ in 2015

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Yesterday afternoon, CC Sabathia had a book signing at Barnes and Noble for his children's book "CC Claus" (I guess when you're out for the year, you have time to write a children's book) and as you figured, people asked him about his rehab from knee surgery. But the conversation took a slight turn when he ...

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Yankees have work to do as arbitration season rolls in

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When the World Series concludes later this week, the Yankees will begin to shift focus on rebuilding their team with hopes for a chance to play in October next season. This season, the Yankees have seven players who are arbitration eligible but whether the Yankees decide to keep or non-tender the players is anyone's guess ...

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With Rodriguez’s suspension ending, there are still lingering questions

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Alex Rodriguez's 162-game ban ends following the conclusion of the 2014 World Series, but once Rodriguez's suspension ends there will be more uncertainty than before, especially with the possibility Rodriguez might not be free of his legal troubles with his connection to the Biogenesis doping scandal. Rodriguez was handed a 211-game suspension in August of 2013 ...

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Report: Kevin Long to meet with New York Mets tomorrow

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Kevin Long wasn't going to be without a job for long, and tomorrow he'll begin the interview process with the Yankees crosstown rivals. According to Nick Cafardo of The Boston Globe, Long is slated to meet with the New York Mets for an interview about the vacant hitting coach position. Long was fired from the Yankees ...

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Former Yankee Jayson Nix makes Royals World Series roster

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When Jayson Nix was with the Yankees, Joe Girardi always appreciated what he brought to the table. Whether it was his defense or the little bit in his bat that he had, Nix never failed to let Girard down. Girardi even gave him a special nickname aside from Nixy: "Jason Nix. Baseball Player." Being labeled a baseball ...

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Ishikawa enjoyed his (very brief) time with the Yankees

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Travis Ishikawa was the hometown hero for the San Francisco Giants in Game 5 of the 2014 National League Championship series after he hit a three-run walk-off home run against Michael Wacha and the St. Louis Cardinals. But if Ishikawa's name is a little familiar to you, it should be...he was a Yankee for less than ...

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