Tag Archives: Brian Cashman

Cashman to offer new deal to Girardi on Wednesday

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Brian Cashman had his end of the season press conference today and one of the main topics he focused on was Joe Girardi. The Yankees skipper's contract ends on October 31, but Cashman is willing to offer Giardi a brand new deal as early as tomorrow. Cashman is going to meet with Girardi's agent to discuss ...

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Yankees 2013 season report card

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With the 2013 season behind us and with no postseason, the only thing left to do is to grade the Yankees (and for them to hope that they get a good grade). Here are the grades I gave to players from highest to lowest: Mariano Rivera: In his final season, Rivera once again dazzled everyone with his ...

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Off-Day Notes: Sabathia, Pettitte, Wild-Card race

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It's the final off-day of the Yankees regular season (and possibly for 2013), so let's go over some quick notes that happened today. -- CC Sabathia's dismal 2013 season has come to an end due to--can you guess--an injury. He has a Grade 2 left hamstring strain, which he obtained during his last start. The recovery ...

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A Seinfeld-Themed Look at the 2013 MLB Season

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“You want to talk about hotels, or you want to win some baseball games?” George Costanza asked a youthful Derek Jeter and Bernie Williams in wake of the Yankees’ 1996 World Series win. “That is one magic loogie,” exclaimed Jerry as he discounted the inaccurate story of Keith Hernandez spitting on Kramer and Newman. “You know, George, ...

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A-Rod might not be back before rehab clock expires

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Alex Rodriguez is down with High-A Tampa rehabbing from his injury. By most accounts things are not going well. He's just 2-for-15 so far and isn't running at 100 percent. Time is ticking too as A-Rod needs to be activated by July 22nd otherwise the Yankees would have to shut him down for five games and ...

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Teixeira will undergo season ending wrist surgery and the STFU-saga

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Mark Teixeira's injured tendon sheath in his wrist "has not adequately healed" and he will require surgery that will keep him out for the rest of the season to repair it. Teixeira injured the wrist back in the beginning of March. They tried rehab rather than surgery to get him back, but after just three rehab ...

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Cashman to A-Rod: Shut the f–k up

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Alex Rodriguez finally dipped his toe into the world of Twitter on May 31st. Since then he has a total of nine tweets, but, in classic A-Rod fashion, he was quick put his foot in his mouth when he tweeted this: Visit from Dr. Kelly over the weekend, who gave me the best news - the ...

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The Yankees add Reid Brignac, place Andy Pettitte on the DL, and more

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The Yankees offense has taken a step back this year, but they are still one of the best teams in baseball largely because of their pitching staff. That staff took a big hit last week as Andy Pettitte went on the DL with a strained trapezius muscle. The Yankees recalled Vidal Nuno to take his place in ...

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