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Proposed 3-Way Granderson Trade and Other Thoughts

First is the reported three team trade being discussed by the Diamondbacks, Tigers, and our Yankees. The basics of the deal include the Yankees losing Ian Kennedy, Mike Dunn, Phil Coke, and Austin Jackson. The Yankees would get centerfielder Curtis Granderson from the Tigers and two prospects from the Diamondbacks. The D-Backs would get Edwin ...

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Yankees Involved in Three Way Trade Rumors

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According to Jon Paul Morosi and Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the Yankees spent a good amount of time yesterday discussing a three team deal that net them outfielder Curtis Granderson, but would force them to give up outfielder Austin Jackson, right-handed pitcher Ian Kennedy, and lefties Phil Coke and Michael Dunn. The other two teams ...

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Yankees Going to Bid on Roy Halladay

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So the Yankees finished up their pre-Winter Meetings meeting yesterday and afterwards they announced that not only were they going to trim payroll, but they were going to bid on Roy Halladay according to Jon Heyman of Sports Illustrated. I don't know how they're going to do that either. Heyman also reminds us that in exchange ...

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They're Going to Cost You

Last offseason was exciting, the Yankees wanted CC Sabathia and AJ Burnett, they identified it, and we watched. Then before you knew it they had Mark Teixeira as well. This offseason has been different. There has been no clear cut guy the Yankees are targeting. A few guys like John Lackey, Rafael Soriano, and Mike Cameron ...

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The Yankees Finalize Their 40-Man Roster

The Yankees have added seven players to their 40-man roster in order to protect them from the Rule 5 draft and have removed Shelley Duncan from the roster. RHP Hector Noesi RHP Ivan Nova RHP Romulo Sanchez INF Reegie Corona INF Eduardo Nunez INF Kevin Russo OF Austin Jackson The Yankees put out a press release earlier in the day: The New York Yankees announced today they have added ...

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The Development of Austin Jackson

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Coming into this season, the prospect who was showing up biggest on the collective radar of most Yankee fans was outfielder Austin Jackson. In 2008, Jackson spent the entire season with double-A Trenton and put up a respectable line of .285/.354/.418, with 9 homers, 69 driven in, and 19 steals. The average was nice and the ...

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RoY Austin Jackson to come later with MVP Shelley Duncan

That’s right. Two “prestigious” minor league awards were given out to outfielders Austin Jackson and Shelley Duncan for their ‘09 performances, but neither were included in the first group of September call-ups. Sadly, it actually makes sense that they were not, because there simply is no room for them. Here is a list of ...

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