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Yankees Were Outbid by Blue Jays for Cuban Shortstop

It's not everyday the Yankees are outbid by many teams, a few years ago they were outbid by Boston for Daisuke Matsuzaka, but that was the Red Sox and with their nearly $170 million payroll you'd expect them to outbid somebody sometime. The Blue Jays however? Come on! Here are the details, we first heard of ...

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Worried About Jeter, Hechavarria Close to Signing with Blue Jays

According to George King of the NY Post, Cuban shortstop Adeinis Hechavarria is close to signing a contract close to $10 million with the Blue Jays. The Yankees have made a strong push to sign him, but Hechavarria is said to be worried about being blocked by Derek Jeter. Here is more from the NY Post: According ...

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Yankees in Lead for Adeinis Hechavarria

According to Daniel Popko of NESN.com, the Yankees are the front-runners to sign Cuban-defector Adeinis Hechavarria. Popko writes that the Yankees are seeking to match the Red Sox addition of fellow Cuban Jose Iglesias. Hechavarria, who has drawn comparisons to Alfonso Soriano, is not a lock to end up in pinstripes, but the organization has ...

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Yankees Set Sights on Cuban SS Adeinis Hechavarria

According to George King of the NY Post, the Yankees have set their sights on a Cuban defector, Adeinis Hechavarria, once he becomes eligible to be signed possibly as soon as next week. "The Yankees have been on him for a while," said a scout who saw the 21-year-old shortstop work out recently in the Dominican ...

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