Category Archives: Yankees Rumors

Hot Stove: Yankees move on from Rollins after Phillies set high asking price

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If the Yankees had any interest in Jimmy Rollins, it's gone. According to Jayson Stark of ESPN, the Yankees called Ruben Amaro and the Philadelphia Phillies inquiring about the asking price for Rollins. Unfortunately, the Phillies wanted a little too much for Rollins and the Yankees decided to move on. More from Stark: More on Rollins: Ruben Amaro ...

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Hot Stove: Chris Capuano is Japan bound?

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Chris Capuano ended the season with the New York Yankees, then donned a Yankees uniform when he went to play in Japan during the Japanese All-Star Series. However, his next move could potentially mean Capuano staying in Japan to continue his baseball career. "There's a lot of truth to it." Capuano told MLB Network Radio about ...

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Hot Stove: A big Chase Headley deal is ‘risky business’

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With Pablo Sandoval off the board, the Yankees can now pursue Chase Headley, who is ready to list his asking price. The problem is there's a chance Headley can list a big asking price, and it could be the thing to deter the Yankees from doing business with him. An American League scout told ESPN New ...

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Hot Stove: ‘Strong indications’ Tulowitzki to Yankees isn’t happening

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You've heard the name Troy Tulowitzki thrown in trade rumors this offseason and for some of the trade rumors, you may have heard his name linked to the Yankees. The thought of Tulowitzki at shortstop replacing Derek Jeter sounds tempting, but is it likely to happen? Andy Martino of the New York Daily News says the ...

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Hot Stove: Can the Yankees show restraint following the Red Sox splashy signings?

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When the team was under the ownership of George Steinbrenner, the Yankees and Red Sox would go to war every offseason and sign the best talent possible. If the Yankees made a blockbuster signing, the Red Sox would immediately counter with a deal of their own. If the Red Sox strengthened their roster with a strong ...

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Hot Stove: Boston Red Sox to acquire both Hanley Ramirez and Pablo Sandoval

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Hanley Ramirez is coming to the American League East, but it's not to play for the New York Yankees. According to Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News, the Boston Red Sox are close to acquiring free agent shortstop Hanley Ramirez. Ramirez will be in Boston today to finalize a five-year, $90 Million deal with the Yankees ...

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Hot Stove: Astros in David Robertson sweepstakes

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While two teams have dropped out of the David Robertson sweepstakes, another team has emerged and they're 'all in' for the former Yankees closer. According to Ken Davidoff of the New York Post, the Houston Astros are in the David Robertson sweepstakes and they're aggressively attempting to pursue him. The Astros spoke with Robertson's agent Scott ...

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Hot Stove: Yankees interested in Jason Grilli

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On the chance David Robertson doesn't return to the Yankees, the team is going to need a backup plan to replace him in the bullpen. If they don't feel comfortable with Dellin Betances in the closer role, it's possible the Yankees could sign a free agent from the market in order to give the bullpen ...

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