Tag Archives: Carlos Beltran

Hot Stove: Could the Yankees have a reunion with Nick Swisher?

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Nick Swisher has two-years left on his contract with the Cleveland Indians, but the Indians are looking to trade their first basemen/outfielder. With that in mind, would the Yankees be interested in having a reunion with their former right fielder? According to Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish, he believes the Yankees could be a fit ...

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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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Which contracts do the Yankees regret signing?

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On the Yankees current roster, there have been contracts the Yankees signed and never looked back because of the positive performance on and off the field. However, there have also been deals the Yankees are forced to live with into the future and have the organization second guessing themselves. As we look at the roster, which ...

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Report: Yankees and Chris Young have “mutual interest” in reunion

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When Chris Young joined the Yankees as a September call-up, and played well, the Yankees fans were on Cloud 9. Not only were the Yankees fans over the moon, but the organization was also intrigued. They were so impressed, the Yankees believe Young could be the perfect fit in a backup role. According to Mark Feinsand ...

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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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