Tag Archives: Carlos Beltran

Around The Diamond: Right Field

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Yesterday we discussed Jacoby Ellsbury and his contract in center field. Today we move onto right field where we discuss Carlos Beltran's injury woes last season and if the Yankees should consider keeping Ichiro Suzuki for another year.  When the Yankees signed Carlos Beltran to a three-year, $45 Million deal, it seemed innocent enough for an aging ...

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Around The Diamond: Center Field

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Yesterday we looked at left field  and discussed the Yankees intentions on having Brett Gardner as their long term left fielder. Today we move to the middle of the outfield where we discuss Jacoby Ellsbury, his contract and the slight depth in center field.  When the Yankees signed Jacoby Ellsbury to a seven-year, $153 Million contract ...

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Yankees already over the luxury tax

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The Yankees have a ton of holes they need to fill on the roster, ranging from shortstop to relief pitching to finding a primary third basemen. However, if the Yankees are going to upgrade their roster, it's going to cost money. Obviously money is not an issue for the Bronx Bombers as they have one of the ...

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Yankees roster has changed dramatically since 2009

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Five years ago today, the New York Yankees won the 2009 American League pennant, advancing to the World Series and defeating the Philadelphia Phillies for their 27th World Series championship, the most in baseball history. The Yankees had one of the most powerful rosters that season and you would think the team wouldn't have changed much ...

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Yankees have work to do as arbitration season rolls in

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When the World Series concludes later this week, the Yankees will begin to shift focus on rebuilding their team with hopes for a chance to play in October next season. This season, the Yankees have seven players who are arbitration eligible but whether the Yankees decide to keep or non-tender the players is anyone's guess ...

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What do the position players need to work on?

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We all know the Yankees have a lot of work to do this offseason, but not just in the department where they need to acquire free agent players to bolster the roster. The players currently on the team all have flaws they need to work on and once they overcome those flaws, it's possible the Yankees ...

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Yankees likely to pass on Yasmani Tomas

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  It looks like the $100 Million price tag will have the Yankees shying away from Cuban slugger, Yasmani Tomas. According to the New York Post, an industry source said the Yankees didn't have much interest in Tomas. The Yankees were represented in September when Tomas had a showcase at the San Francisco Giants facility in the ...

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Yankees have decisions to make this offseason

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As the offseason begins for the New York Yankees, there's plenty the Yankees have to do before Spring Training next year. Along with signing players and trying to obtain key pieces, they also have to make plenty of decisions. But what kind of decisions do the Yankees have to make before reporting to Spring Training ...

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