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Aside from Gregory Bird‘s season ending shoulder injury, there’s not much going on in Yankees Universe. But Yankees made a few transactions that went under the radar after the organization announced Bird’s injury. So here’s a few afternoon notes to help move your day along. — After announcing he was […]

Afternoon Notes: Bird, Spring Training and Torreyes


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Greg Bird’s 2016 season unfortunately ended before he ever got a chance to prove why he belonged in the Major Leagues at some capacity. With the sudden hole in first base, it seemed likely the Yankees were going to try to fill the hole either in Spring Training, the free […]

What does Greg Bird’s injury mean for the Yankees?


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Prior to Spring Training, the Yankees wondered where Greg Bird was going to start the year, with many indicating that he would start the season in Triple-A. But following a shocking injury announcement, Bird’s season is over before it ever truly began. The New York Yankees announced earlier this afternoon […]

Greg Bird to miss entire season with shoulder injury



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Here is a list of guys who weren’t eligible for my Top 50 prospects list due to my arbitrary rule of spending any time in the major leagues. These are the guys who played in the major leagues last year and would have made the top 50 if they didn’t. […]

Top 50 prospects, where they would have ranked


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Every team this offseason added someone to bolster their roster for the 2016 season. But this year, the Yankees took a different approach, and added all of their new additions via the trade market. The Yankees have always made a splash in the free agent market, but if the Yankees […]

For first time since 1975, Yankees refuse to enter free agent ...


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With less than three weeks to go until Spring Training, the Yankees are putting the finishing touches on their minor league roster as well as settling some arbitration cases. Also, the Yankees might be interested in a low-risk, high-end starter, Derek Jeter might come to camp this year and Alex […]

A Week In Review: Corporan, Jeter, Lincecum, Nova, Reyes and Rodriguez



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During the Yankees run for the postseason last year, they scoured the trade market with hopes of finding pieces to assist them not only in their postseason race, but also in the future. And one of the names the Yankees asked about during their postseason race was Colorado Rockies shortstop […]

Report: Yankees tried to trade for Jose Reyes last season


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Last season, the Yankees celebrated a huge milestone for Alex Rodriguez when he notched his 3,000th career hit and was celebrated at Yankee Stadium. But Rodriguez isn’t quite done with the milestones, and if he plays well in these last two seasons, it’s possible Rodriguez could potentially become the home […]

A-Rod is 75 homers behind Bonds, can he reach him?


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Every year I give a preview about the players in the DSL who the Yankees could send stateside. Many of the players the Yankees signed during the 2014 spending spree were assigned to the DSL in 2015. Those same players are likely to be sent to the GCL this year […]

DSL Players who could come stateside in 2016



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There’s less than three weeks remaining until pitchers and catchers report to Spring Training. But one player who’s counting the hours until he has a chance to report to camp is Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez, who is entering the Spring for the first time in his career as a […]

Alex Rodriguez “ready to go” as Spring Training draws near


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Although Derek Jeter‘s career is over, it doesn’t mean he can’t come to camp and check in on his teammates every now and again, right? And even though nothing is set in stone, it’s possible Jeter could come to camp as a guest instructor, even if it’s just for one […]

Derek Jeter might consider coming to Spring Training