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Notable Yankees first round picks that didn’t pan out

While some first round draft picks made Hall-of-Fame contributions to the organization–Derek Jeter and Thurman Munson for example–there have also been draft picks that didn’t exactly pan out for the organization. Here are a few notable first round picks that … Continue reading

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Hot Stove: Yankees trade Manny Banuelos to Braves for RHP David Carpenter and LHP Chasen Shreve

The Yankees made their first transaction of 2015…and it involved shipping away one of the former Killer B’s to Atlanta. According to Jack Curry of the YES Network, the Yankees traded Manny Banuelos to the Atlanta Braves for RHP David … Continue reading

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Yankees minor league system leaves uncertainty

There was once a time where the Yankees had the “Killer B’s”, three pitchers that seemed to have a bright and destined future in the Yankees organization. There was also a time where the Yankees #1 prospect was Jesus Montero, … Continue reading

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The Killer B’s; A cautionary tale of prospect hugging

The year was 2011. The Yankees had failed to make it to the World Series in 2010 after winning it all in 2009. It was disappointing, but the 2009 World Series Title winning performance was still fresh in all of … Continue reading

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