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Although Spring Training is less than four weeks away, the free agent market still has some pretty big names that could fit on certain teams. One of the names that pops out is starter Doug Fister, who is currently looking for a two-year deal worth at least $22 Million. While the price […]

Is Doug Fister a potential fit for the Yankees?

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For one year only, Rob Manfred announced Major League Baseball is changing their non-waiver trade deadline from the traditional July 31st to August 1st. The reason for the one year change is quite simple–2016 is a leap year and the July 31st date happens to fall on a Sunday. Manfred […]

MLB Trade Deadline changed to August 1st in 2016

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Aroldis Chapman‘s domestic violence case has been front and center this offseason, and if he were convicted he could have faced a lengthy suspension under Major League Baseball’s new domestic violence policy. But in a turn of events, it appears the Yankees might have Chapman close for one full season, […]

Report: Aroldis Chapman won’t face charges in domestic violence incident

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Like everyone else on the 25-man roster, Luis Severino spent the offseason working out in preparation for the 2016 season. Severino is one of the seven pitchers who’s expected to compete for a rotation spot this Spring, and if there’s one thing Severino is excited about, it’s finally heading to […]

Luis Severino declares he’s ready for Spring Training

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When the Yankees entered the 2015 offseason, Brian Cashman had one goal in mind: upgrade the rotation with as much creativity as possible. Unfortunately, the Yankees were unable to add anyone to the rotation, and it was mainly because the Yankees didn’t agree with the price of starting pitching on the […]

A rotation with uncertainty causes concern for the Yankees

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When Mark Teixeira suffered a broken leg in August of 2015, Gregory Bird was called up from Scranton and stepped in. And during the last two months of the season, Bird’s performance almost made the fans not miss Teixeira as much as they thought. But while Bird proved he is capable […]

Where will Greg Bird start the 2016 season?

Four down, two to go. The Yankees have announced starter Nathan Eovaldi has agreed to a one-year contract worth $5.6 Million, thus avoiding arbitration. Eovaldi had filed for arbitration at $6.3 Million while the Yankees filed at $4.9 Million. MLB Trade Rumors predicted Eovaldi would make approximately $5.7 Million in […]

Nathan Eovaldi avoids arbitration with one-year deal

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Prior to Derek Jeter‘s final season, the Yankee that learned the most from the Captain was outfielder Brett Gardner. And Jeter’s influence on Gardner showed in many ways, most notably when Jeter spent almost the entire 2012 season on the disabled list, which caused Gardner to take over as the […]

Yankees will keep a close eye on Brett Gardner’s health in ...

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The way Brian Cashman operated this offseason shows he’s a man of preparation and research. And researching was one of the many things he did prior to acquiring Aaron Hicks, Starlin Castro and Aroldis Chapman. Even though the Yankees have their new acquisitions, it doesn’t seem the Yankees are going to pull […]

Brian Cashman discusses procedure in acquiring Hicks, Castro and Chapman

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Three down, three to go. According to Jack Curry of the YES Network, the Yankees and Didi Gregorius have agreed on a one-year contract worth $2.425 Million, avoiding the arbitration process. Gregorius had filed at $2.5 Million and the Yankees filed at $2.3 Million on Friday afternoon. And Gregorius’s new […]

Didi Gregorius avoids arbitration with one-year deal

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When the Yankees compile their 25-man roster at the end of Spring Training, they’ll have to put a mix of veterans and young talent on the field, especially if they want to be versatile. And of course, it would be foolish to assume that the veterans are going to stay […]

10 minor league hitters that could help the 2016 Yankees