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Yankees Trade Rumor: Phillies are interested in Joba Chamberlain

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The Philadelphia Phillies are expected to be sellers at this year's trade deadline and have expressed interest in Joba Chamberlain, according to Mark Feinsand of the NY Daily News. The Phillies have Michael Young and Carlos Ruiz, who have expiring contracts and would both help the Yankees, but this trade rumor doesn't make a lot of ...

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The Yankees latest trade rumors: Morrison, Young, Canzler, Rios

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Nothing big has gone down yet on the trade front involving the Yankees. No big whispers yet either. There have been some minor rumblings though. • The Yankees are not interested in Ricky Nolasco, but they are scouting the Marlins. They have a lot of young prospects plus and, of course, Giancarlo Stanton. Stanton is not on the market, ...

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Yankees trade rumors: Braves, Giants interested in Joba and other rumors

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It's July which means that trade rumors are going to be running rampant over the next month which has always been fun as everyone speculates what the team could look like. I'm going to try to stay on top of all the trade rumors individually, but there were quite a lot over the weekend and ...

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Rumor: Yankees won’t get much if they trade Joba or Hughes

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As the Yankees get closer to the July 31st trade deadline it has become painfully clear that they need some help. The problem is that with the looming $189 million budget next year their prospects are at a premium. They do however have two pitchers, Joba Chamberlain and Phil Hughes, that not only have become less ...

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Trade Rumor: Yankees interested in Ricky Nolasco

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The Miami Marlins have two starters coming off the DL any day now which means that Ricky Nolasco could be on the trade block and the Yankees are one of many interested teams, according to Jayson Stark of ESPN. Nolasco, 30, has a 3.80 ERA, a 7.4 K/9, a 2.3 BB/9, a 42.9 ground ball percentage ...

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Chien-Ming Wang opts out of contract to sign with the Blue Jays

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Chien-Ming Wang opted out of his minor league contract with the Yankees today and will sign a major league deal with the Blue Jays, according to Andy McCullough and Ken Rosenthal. He's expected to start on Tuesday. Wang pitched for the Yankees from 2005-2009 and was their ace for part of that stretch. He injured his ...

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Jesus Montero demoted as Michael Pineda, finally, gets close to return

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Jesus Montero made a big splash when he joined the Yankees for 18 games in 2011 and hit .328/.406/.590. That's why it was so hard to see him traded for a pitcher who almost immediately landed on the DL with a major injury almost immediately. However, in the year and a half since Michael Pineda went ...

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Phil Hughes and Joba Chamberlain could be in their final season in Pinstripes

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Phil Hughes rebounded from a couple of bad starts earlier in the season when he probably wasn't quite ready to pitch and looked great last night as he held the Diamondbacks to just two runs over seven innings. Joba Chamberlain also looked solid, pumping in 95 mph fastballs and was even able to locate them well ...

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