Category Archives: Yankees Rumors

Some midday notes: Cano, Chamberlain, Gardner, Phillips

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It seems as if things are beginning to quiet down for the Yankees during the Winter Meetings (hint, hint: Brett Gardner trade rumors) but there's still some news revolving around some former Yankees as well. Here's a recap on everything that's happened today thus far: -- If you were hoping for Robinson Cano to fail his physical--sorry. Robinson ...

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Source: Yankees show interest in Johan Santana

Johan Santana

There are eight teams interested in free agent Johan Santana. The New York Yankees (along with their crosstown rival, the New York Mets) are among the teams that are vying to have Santana in their starting rotation. All of the talks with Johan Santana are in the preliminary stages. Santana is willing to sign a deal with ...

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Source: Yankees are targeting Justin Masterson

Justin Masterson

UPDATE, 9:54 a.m: According to Buster Olney of ESPN, there are "no legs" on the Yankees/Indians Justin Masterson interest, meaning most likely the deal will not happen. The Cleveland Indians and the New York Yankees are in the same boat. The Indians would rather keep their starter Justin Masterson but are listening to trade proposals. The Yankees ...

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Yankees have checked in on Mike Pelfrey

Mike Pelfrey

The Yankees might be looking into the free agent market for pitching (although they have publicly stated that they're not fans of the starting pitching in the market this offseason). According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, the Yankees have shown a slight interest in ex-Twin Mike Pelfrey. If the Yankees signed Pelfrey, he would probably be ...

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Yankees want Beltran but Beltran wants 3-year deal

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The New York Yankees are infatuated with the idea of Carlos Beltran patrolling right field in 2014 for their team--but will Beltran's price be right for the Yankees to make an offer? According to ESPN New York, a source (who was unable to give his name because he is not authorized to speak publicly) said that the ...

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Source: Yankees and Cardinals discuss potential trade for David Freese

David Freese

The St. Louis Cardinals are planning on moving Matt Carpenter to third base. The Yankees are unsure of whether or not they'll have their third baseman Alex Rodriguez for the 2014 season. It seems the Yankees and the Cardinals might have to make a trade in order to make both teams happy. According to the New ...

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Could Carlos Beltran replace Robinson Cano?

Carlos Beltran

Carlos Beltran and Robinson Cano are two of the many big names in the free agent market, and it could be possible that the Yankees are interested in Beltran. However, being interested in Beltran could come at a huge price: losing Robinson Cano to another team. If the Yankees do consider making the move, they could ...

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Report: Yankees expected to aggressively pursue Tanaka

Masahiro Tanaka

The Yankees have a long offseason coming up, which means they have to figure out a way to plug in the crater-sized holes on a team that looms with uncertainty. According to George A. King III of the New York Post, the Yankees are tracking the Japanese market, but one player they currently seem to ...

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