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Brian Fuentes, Derek Jeter, and Changing Roles

This is ultimately going to be about Derek Jeter, but I first want to mention the ongoing drama between Brian Fuentes and manager Bob Geren. For those not aware: Fuentes pretty much called out the manager for using him incorrectly. What was Geren's crime? Using Fuentes - the de facto "closer" - in ...

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Rumors: Brian Fuentes Looking for a Closer Job

Via Jon Paul Morosi of Fox Sports: Fuentes telling teams he would like to close, source says. Not a shock. That's where the money is. Aside from a closer role, Brian Fuentes is said to be looking for a contract in the neighborhood of Scott Down's deal with the Angels which was three-years and $15 million. There ...

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Rumors: Yankees Interested in Brian Fuentes

The Yankees have been looking to upgrade their bullpen this offseason and after missing out on a few of their targets they may turn to lefty Brian Fuentes, according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports. Rosenthal lists the Yankees among a few other teams including the Red Sox, Rays, and Twins that are interested in ...

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Rumors: Yankees Met with Brian Fuentes during Winter Meetings

Andrew Marchand of ESPN New York gave us an update on Pedro Feliciano a little while ago. The latest on that is that talks are ongoing and they are "making a little progress". But buried at the bottom of the article was this little tidbit: During the winter meetings last week, one of the agents for ...

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Lefty Relievers the Yankees Could Target & My Endorsement

While discussing upcoming plans with reporters yesterday, Yankees general manager Brian Cashman targeted lefty relievers as an area of their roster that he would like to address this offseason. So I figured now would be a good time to discuss their options. Here is a list of free agent lefty relievers: Brian Fuentes (35) - Type-B Joe ...

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