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Hot Stove: Brandon McCarthy signs four-year, $48 Million deal with Dodgers

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So much for Brian Cashman keeping the 2014 team together. According to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports, Brandon McCarthy has agreed to a four-year, $48 Million deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers. The Yankees, Red Sox and Pirates were in the McCarthy sweepstakes before McCarthy set his sights on Los Angeles. McCarthy had a 2.89 ERA ...

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Hot Stove: David Robertson not surprised Yankees didn’t make an offer

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David Robertson knew his days in pinstripes would be numbered when the Yankees signed Andrew Miller, and that deal prompted Robertson to sign a contact with the Chicago White Sox. While he found a new team, he said he wasn't surprised his former team didn't make him an official offer. “I kind of had a feeling ...

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Hot Stove Rumor: Yankees, Dodgers, Red Sox interested in Sergio Romo

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The Yankees have options when it comes to the closer role: they could let Dellin Betances take the reins, they could give Andrew Miller a chance to be the closer or they could sign someone from the free agent market. The Yankees are keeping their options open, and right now they're checking in on the ...

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Hot Stove Rumor: Brandon McCarthy wants four-years, $48 Million

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With the Yankees letting David Robertson go to the Chicago White Sox, they have money to spare on starting pitching and third base. With that in mind, will the Yankees use that money to invest in Brandon McCarthy? According to George A. King of the New York Post, Brandon McCarthy is reportedly seeking a four-year, $48 ...

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Hot Stove: Joe Girardi’s not going to rush in naming a closer

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David Robertson is no longer in the Yankees fold as they prepare for the 2015 season, and if there's one glaring position the Yankees need to fill, it's the closer role. However, Joe Girardi isn't going to rush naming a closer as he believes the Yankees have the arms capable of getting the job done. “I ...

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Hot Stove: Jon Lester agrees to six-year, $155 Million deal with Cubs

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The second biggest splash of the Winter Meetings occurred overnight when the Chicago Cubs won the sweepstakes against the Boston Red Sox for starting pitcher Jon Lester. According to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports, the Cubs outbid the Red Sox with a six-year, $155 Million deal which reunites Lester with Cubs GM Theo Epstein. While the ...

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Brian Cashman and Joe Girardi talk A-Rod, Robertson and more

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Brian Cashman and Joe Girardi spoke to the media during the second day of the Winter Meetings and of course, the topics that came up were ex-Yankee David Robertson, Alex Rodriguez and if the Yankees were pursuing Jon Lester and Max Scherzer. -- Brian Cashman said the Yankees were never going to sign both Andrew Miller ...

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Hot Stove Rumor: Padres make Kennedy, Ross, Cashner available, but Yankees not convinced

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The Yankees need rotation help and the Padres are making some of their starting pitching available. The problem is...the Yankees don't believe it. According to Andy Martino of the New York Daily News, the San Diego Padres have made Ian Kennedy, Andrew Cashner and Tyson Ross available for trade. MLB Trade Rumor added it was more ...

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