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The Yankees knew Aroldis Chapman wasn’t going to come cheap.But how long does Chapman want to stay in a specific uniform? According to Marly Rivera of ESPN Deportes, Aroldis Chapman wants a six-year contract. Chapman hasn’t evaluated any contracts as of yet, but they will do so during the Winter Meetings. […]

Winter Meetings Rumors: Aroldis Chapman wants six-year contract


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Even though the Yankees added Matt Holliday to the lineup, they’re not exactly done in adding an additional bat. According to Joel Sherman of the New York Post, the Yankees are one of several teams in “ongoing dialogue” with Luis Valbuena. However, the Yankees are wary because the contract price for Valbuena […]

Winter Meetings Rumors: Yankees pursuing Luis Valbuena



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With the Yankees crossing off a bat from their offseason to do list, they’ve now focused on getting pieces for the bullpen. While the Yankees “Plan A” is to have Aroldis Chapman in the back of the Yankees pen, the team is also looking at a “Plan B”, should negotiations with […]

Winter Meetings Rumors: Yankees in on Kenley Jansen


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  For the last month and a half, the Hot Stove has been at a simmer at best. Today, it’s slated to heat up as the Winter Meetings begin in National Harbor, Maryland. Technically the Winter Meetings started at 6:00 p.m. yesterday, and the Yankees got the ball rolling by […]

2016 Winter Meetings: Day 1


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Happy Holliday! No, it’s not Christmas. But the Yankees have placed a little present under the tree with hopes of giving the fans something to be excited about. The New York Yankees announced they have signed LF Matt Holliday to a one-year, $13 Million deal for the 2017 season. Now, I […]

Report: Yankees sign LF Matt Holliday to one-year deal



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The Yankees could have filled a few spots on their roster with players like Carlos Beltran and Rich Hill. However, Saturday’s flurry of moves suggests the Yankees are going to have to wait until the Winter Meetings to pull something together. The first domino to fall was the Yankees lucked out on […]

Carlos Beltran is gone, so who should the Yankees sign as ...


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  When Major League Baseball and the Players Union were discussing the terms for a new CBA, the Yankees stood to the side and waited until the process was complete. The only thing the Yankees did prior to the new CBA was trade Brian McCann to the Houston Astros, which obviously […]

How does the new CBA impact the Yankees?


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Friday was the tender deadline in Major League Baseball, and in order to make room on the roster, the Yankees had to make a tough decision. In the end, the Yankees decided to non-tender Jacob Lindgren, making him a free agent. Lindgren was the Yankees top draft pick in 2014 out […]

Yankees non-tender Jacob Lindgren



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It’s the calm before the Winter Meetings. And as expected, Yankees general manager Brian Cashman has a plan. A plan to improve the Bronx Bombers and place them in contention. A plan to prevent the Yankees from spending another miserable season on the couch in October while another team gets […]

Yankees plan to add pitching during the Winter Meetings


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James Rowson helped players like Gary Sanchez, Tyler Austin, Greg Bird and Aaron Judge tackle Triple-A pitching, and at some point all of them ended up bringing what Rowson taught them to the Major Leagues. However, the Yankees are going to have to look for a new minor league hitting coordinator. According to George A. […]

Yankees minor league hitting coordinator James Rowson leaves organization