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Brian Cashman still views Stephen Drew as a starter

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When the Yankees signed Stephen Drew to be their starting second basemen for the 2015 season, many were confused, especially with Drew's awful 2014 campaign. However, Cashman believes Drew is an everyday player and expects him to play to "the back of his baseball card". "Hopefully, he can put last year behind him and be the ...

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Thoughts on the Stephen Drew deal

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Late last night, Stephen Drew and the Yankees agreed to a one-year, $5 Million deal, which comes weeks after the Yankees gave the impression they weren't interested in Drew's services following an abysmal 2014 season. When I woke up this morning and read about the transaction, I realized I needed a few moments to collect ...

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What should the Yankees do now?

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The last two weeks were a breather from the Hot Stove news, but now that the holiday's are over, it's time for the Yankees to get back to work. Of course, that didn't stop them from making headlines when they made the first trade of 2015. But while the Yankees came out of the gate ...

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Hot Stove: Yankees further postpone their search for a hitting coach

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When the Yankees began the offseason, their search for a hitting coach and a first base coach was their main priority. However, the focus of finding a hitting coach shifted when the Yankees decided to bolster their roster in November and December. With the end of 2014 approaching, Brian Cashman said the Yankees were further ...

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Hot Stove: Brian Cashman “can’t expect much” from Alex Rodriguez

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When the Yankees signed Chase Headley to a four-year deal to be their everyday third basemen, it signaled the end of Alex Rodriguez's days as an everyday player and transitioned him as the everyday designated hitter. While on a phone interview with The Associated Press, Brian Cashman said the Yankees couldn't expect much from Rodriguez, if anything at ...

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Hot Stove: Brian Cashman says Max Scherzer’s price is “too high” for Yankees

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If you were hoping for Max Scherzer to don pinstripes for the New York Yankees, you might be a little disappointed because as of right now, Yankees GM Brian Cashman isn't interested in paying $200 Million for the former Cy Young's services. When asked by NBC's Bruce Beck about Scherzer, Cashman said, “I think that’s a ...

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Brian Cashman and Joe Girardi talk A-Rod, Robertson and more

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Brian Cashman and Joe Girardi spoke to the media during the second day of the Winter Meetings and of course, the topics that came up were ex-Yankee David Robertson, Alex Rodriguez and if the Yankees were pursuing Jon Lester and Max Scherzer. -- Brian Cashman said the Yankees were never going to sign both Andrew Miller ...

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Hot Stove: Yankees expect to wait on Brandon McCarthy

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With the likes of Max Scherzer and Jon Lester on the free agent market, Brandon McCarthy is taking his sweet time in making a decision. Brian Cashman told Ari Kramer of Newsday that McCarthy might wait until the big free agents are off the board. Cashman spoke to the media after rappeling off a building last night in Connecticut ...

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