Category Archives: Yankees Rumors

Report: Yankees ‘unlikely’ to trade for Elvis Andrus

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The Yankees still need to find a shortstop, but it's highly unlikely they're going to trade for one of the most expensive contracts in the market. According to Andrew Marchand of ESPN New York, it's very doubtful the Yankees will trade for Texas Rangers shortstop Elvis Andrus. The notion of him being a Yankee seemed interesting considering ...

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Rumor: Could Jimmy Rollins be a fit for the Yankees?

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It's not secret the Philadelphia Phillies have the biggest "for sale" sign when it comes to wanting to take players off their payroll, but could one of those players be shortstop Jimmy Rollins? And if so, could Rollins be a fit somewhere in New York for example? Joel Sherman of the New York Post thinks Rollins could ...

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Report: Zoilo Almonte signs with Braves

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Curses, the Yankees have been Zoilo-ed again. According to David O'Brien, the Atlanta Braves had signed ex-Yankee Zoilo Almonte to a one-year major league deal. The Braves figured Almonte could play the corners and some CF. Almonte was in the Yankees organization since 2006 and made his Major League debut with the Yankees in 2013. Almonte hit ...

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Report: Yankees are making it a priority to sign Chase Headley

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With the Yankees lack of faith in Alex Rodriguez's ability to play third base, they're doing everything they can to make sure Chase Headley stays a Yankee. Accoring to Wally Matthews of ESPN New York, the Yankees are "making it a priority" to sign Headley this offseason. The Yankees going after Headley doesn't have anything to do with Rodriguez's off ...

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Report: Yankees ‘intrigued’ by Elvis Andrus

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The Yankees are continuing their hunt for a new shortstop. The Texas Rangers hope to have an answer to the Yankees troubles. According to Joel Sherman of the New York Post, the Yankees are intrigued by Texas Rangers shortstop Elvis Andrus as a possible replacement to Derek Jeter. Andrus is slated to begin an eight-year, $122 ...

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Report: Yankees and Chris Young have “mutual interest” in reunion

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When Chris Young joined the Yankees as a September call-up, and played well, the Yankees fans were on Cloud 9. Not only were the Yankees fans over the moon, but the organization was also intrigued. They were so impressed, the Yankees believe Young could be the perfect fit in a backup role. According to Mark Feinsand ...

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Report: Yankees have competition for Raul Ibanez

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The Yankees have expressed interest in reuniting with Raul Ibanez with the possibility of being their hitting coach, but the Yankees aren't the only ones who are looking for Ibanez's services. According to Brendan Kuty of NJ.com, the Tampa Bay Rays are also interested in Ibanez as he's a preliminary option to replace Joe Maddon as the Rays ...

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Report: Yankees have called White Sox about Alexei Ramirez

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The Yankees know the free agent market is thin. That's why they've reportedly been calling other teams inquiring about their shortstops. According to Bruce Levine of CBS Chicago, the Yankees have contacted the White Sox about their shortstop Alexei Ramirez. The New York Mets and the Los Angeles Dodgers have also called to inquire about the White ...

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