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

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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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MLB Trade Rumor: Yankees talks with Padres for Kennedy described as “medium”

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There's only a little less than 24 hours until the trade deadline, but that doesn't mean the rumors are slowing down. Everything seems quiet on the Yankees front, but Brian Cashman is hard at work trying to find a pitcher for the rotation. Chad Jennings of the LoHud Yankees blog reports the Yankees are talking with ...

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Yankees notes and tidbits on the trade market

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With the trade deadline a mere three days away, here are the latest trade rumors, notes and tidbits surrounding the Yankees. -- The Yankees are still interested in John Danks and he continues to be a top possibility for the ball club, reports Jon Heyman. The Yankees were discussing a potential deal with the White Sox ...

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Yankees Trade Rumor: Yankees show interest in John Danks

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The Yankees have been busy scouting pitchers for a possible trade. They sent scouts to watch Cliff Lee in Philadelphia last night and now they're in early talks to discuss a possible trade with the Chicago White Sox for John Danks. Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reported the following early Tuesday morning: "The Yankees, to no one's ...

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MLB Trade Rumor: Yankees not on Hamels no-trade list

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With Masahiro Tanaka on the shelf for who knows how long, could calling the Phillies about Cole Hamels be the answer? According to Jon Morosi of FOX Sports 1, Cole Hamels has a no-trade clause but he could be traded to the following teams without his permission: Boston Red Sox, Los Angeles Dodgers, Los Angeles Angels of ...

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MLB Trade Rumor: Yankees have called Cubs about their young shortstops

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With the trade market in full swing and the Yankees making a deal for a starting pitcher, their next objective is to try to trade for a shortstop. According to Joel Sherman of the New York Post, the Yankees called the Chicago Cubs about their young shortstop surplus. The Cubs recently added Addison Russell to their ...

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MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees have no interest in A.J. Burnett

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With a shortage of starting pitchers and CC Sabathia potentially out for the rest of the season, the Yankees have been on the look out for starting pitchers to trade for. One name they are looking passed — A.J. Burnett. According to George King of the NY Post, the Phillies would potentially be willing to deal ...

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MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees tried and failed to land Samardzija and Hammel

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The biggest blockbuster trade of the summer was pulled off last week when the Oakland Athletics landed pitchers Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel from the Chicago Cubs for Dan Straily and two minor leaguers. It was bad news for Yankees fans hoping to see the Bombers land one or both of those same pitchers, who happened ...

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