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Yankees trade outfield prospect for Mariners righty Shawn Kelley


The Yankees have traded outfield prospect Abraham Almonte to the Seattle Mariners for right handed reliever Shawn Kelley, according to Ryan Divish of the Tacoma News Tribune. To make room on the 40-man roster for Kelley, the Yankees placed Alex Rodriguez on the 60-day DL. Kelley, 28, throws fastballs and sliders with his heater sitting in the ...

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BBDP: Yankees Top 10 Outfield Prospects


Outfield prospects have not been a strong suit for the Yankees organization since Brett Gardner and Melky Cabrera were coming up. Now there is a new batch of prospects knocking on the door and the organizational depth at the position is actually pretty extraordinary. Hopefully, somewhere in there lies a replacement for Nick Swisher and Curtis Granderson. ...

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BBDP April 6, 2012: Dellin Dealin’, Campos Cruisin’

BBDP MVP: Dellin Betances Triple-A Empire State vs. Lehigh Valley. L 5-6. L: Venditte (0-1) Brandon Laird: 1/4, RBI (.143) Colin Curtis: 1/4, K (.143) Francisco Cervelli: 0/4 (.000). I'm worried he might have taken this demotion really hard. Dellin Betances: 5 IP, 4 H, 2 ER, BB, 6 K (3.6 ERA). Excellent outing. The lack of walks is encouraging, ...

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Minor League Monday: April 19th, 2010

Minor League Baseball is back! So is Minor League Monday at it's best, as we will take a look at what happened in the first two week of minor league ball. To be fair, I should state that I have good reason for not being around most of last week. With my wedding only 47 ...

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Yankees Prospect Reports

For those of you who love hearing about the Yankee minor leaguers, you are in luck. Over the past couple of days there have been a few stories discussing some of the players closest to the majors. Let's take a look. First, on Sunday, former pro scout, and current AOL Fan House writer, Frankie Piliere had ...

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