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Cashman: Some Prospects are Untouchable in Trades

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Via Marc Carig of the Newark Star-Ledger: "I have enough chips," Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said. "But if people want to demand certain bullets, those certain bullets I’m not going to shoot. … There are untouchables here. "You can figure them out. But there are certain guys. Like Phil Hughes. I said publicly ...

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Yankees’ Andrew Brackman Returning Today

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One of the most impressive young pitchers early in camp was the 6-11 Andrew Brackman, ,but unfortunately for the young giant he suffered a groin injury that would hurt his chances from winning a rotation spot out of spring. Now just one and a half weeks later Brackman is ready to return to the mound ...

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Losing Lee and Pettitte Might be a Blessing in Disguise

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Going into this offseason most Yankee fans were optimistic. Losing the ALCS did a number on some fans, but even the pessimistic envisioned the Yankees adding Cliff Lee, bringing Andy Pettitte back, and making another run at the World Series in 2011. Unfortunately Lee re-signed with the Phillies and that optimism took a big ...

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Andrew Brackman Suffers Groin Injury

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In the battle for a rotation spot Andrew Brackman has jumped out ahead as the leading rookie candidate to win the job, but he suffered a slight setback today as he has come down with a groin injury that will keep him out until at least Tuesday, according to Marc Carig ...

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Yankees Have 6 on Baseball America’s Top 100 Prospects List

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Baseball America released their list of the top 100 prospects in the nation today and the Yankees are well represented with six players landing on the list. That's more than any teams except for the Rays and Royals. Here are the Yankees on the list and where they rank: 3: Jesus Montero, C 30: Gary Sanchez, ...

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Andrew Brackman Makes A Good Impression Early


Via Marc Carig of the Newark Star-Ledger: Andrew Brackman impressed manager Joe Girardi this afternoon during a session of throwing batting practice. He said the prospect's command and delivery looked much improved from last season. The 6-foot-10 righty couldn't have picked a better forum, with the team's top baseball officials all looking on. Justin ...

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Yankees Farm System Ranked 4th in Baseball by AOL

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Via Frankie Piliere of AOL FanHouse: 4. New York Yankees | 2010 Rank: 15 | Players in Top 100: 5 It's been awhile since the Yankees could legitimately claim to have one of baseball's best farm systems. This year they are undoubtedly part of that group. Jesus Montero is the best catching prospect in ...

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KLaw’s Yankees Prospect Rankings

ESPN's minor league prospect guru Keith Law released his Top 100 Prospects for the MLB list and each team's Top 10 list this week and the Yankees are featured prominently. Here are the Yankees in the top 100 best in the game: Jesus Montero, C, no. 4 Manuel Banuelos, LHP, no. 12 Gary Sanchez, C, no. ...

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