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MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees tried and failed to land Samardzija and Hammel


The biggest blockbuster trade of the summer was pulled off last week when the Oakland Athletics landed pitchers Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel from the Chicago Cubs for Dan Straily and two minor leaguers. It was bad news for Yankees fans hoping to see the Bombers land one or both of those same pitchers, who happened ...

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Yankees mock draft roundup: who the experts expect them to pick

The MLB amateur draft officially begins tonight at 7:00 pm EST with the Houston Astros with the first pick. Tonight is just the first and supplemental rounds which means the Yankees only have one pick at No. 30 overall. At that point in the draft it's hard to say whom exactly the Yankees will pick because ...

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K-Law has Yankees taking Joey Gallo in mock draft

We're about a week away from the 2012 MLB amateur draft so I thought it's a good time to share the latest mock draft from Keith Law (insider req.), ESPN's draft guru. Law has the Yankees taking third baseman Joey Gallo with the 30th overall pick. Gallo goes to Bishop Gorman in Las Vegas, Nevada and was ...

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