Tag Archives: Brian Cashman

Cashman on Rule 5, Wheeler, Kuroda, McCarthy and a search for a hitting coach

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Brian Cashman slept on the street last night near Times Square to raise awareness for homeless youth, but that didn't stop him from answering questions about the quiet offseason the Yankees have had so far. So what did he talk about? Let's recap. Cashman on Rule 5: Cashman said all of the Rule 5 protection decisions were 'layups'. As ...

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Brian Cashman to raise awareness for homeless youth

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When Brian Cashman isn't making transactions with other teams to improve the New York Yankees, he's raising awareness for homeless youth by sleeping on the streets of New York City. Cashman, along with more than approximately 750 sports leaders, entertainment and business, will have a nationwide Sleep Out on Thursday, November 20th. “Covenant House is a place ...

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Yankees begin completing tasks on ‘offseason checklist’ but work still needs to be done

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The Yankees had a strong idea of what their offseason checklist was going to look like this offseason; the headlining task on the list was finding a new shortstop. But their checklist got a little longer in October when they fired Mick Kelleher (who has since retired) and Kevin Long (who found a job with the New ...

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Afternoon Notes: Cashman, Cervelli, Wilson, Yang

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The Winter GM Meetings ended yesterday evening and it was a productive three days for the Yankees. They signed a fourth outfielder, signed a left handed reliever with minor league experience and traded away one of their many catchers for another left handed pitcher. -- Brian Cashman admitted this year's GM Meetings had to be the ...

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Cashman: Rodriguez will have to win 3B job

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In past seasons when Alex Rodriguez would arrive for Spring Training, it was a lock he was the Yankees every day third basemen. However, Brian Cashman's comments during Day 2 of the GM Meetings indicated it wouldn't be the case this season. "In fairness to us and in fairness to Alex, I don't know what to ...

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Cashman on Robertson, Ichiro, Drew, Beltran, Kuroda and a hitting coach

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Yesterday, Brian Cashman spoke to the media during the first day of the GM Meetings and he discussed his closer turning down the qualifying offer, the possibility of Ichiro not returning to the Bronx and where the team stands when it comes to looking for a hitting coach. On David Robertson: The Yankees weren't entirely stunned Robertson ...

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Yankees expected to offer Robertson a qualifying offer today

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It's Monday morning which means the Yankees are now officially open for business during the offseason. Sure, the Yankees gave Brian Cashman a new contract and they fired Kevin Long and Mick Kelleher before the World Series concluded, but this is the first day where they'll invest their time trying to make the team better as ...

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Yankees need to find their way back to October

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The last time the New York Yankees played October baseball, terrible things happened. Derek Jeter broke his ankle, the team as a whole hit .157 which was second worst average to all 172 teams that competed in the ALCS since 1969 and Alex Rodriguez had to be benched because he was a strikeout machine. All those things resulted ...

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