Tag Archives: Carlos Beltran

The Good and The Bad: Yankees outfield

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  Yesterday we glanced at the Yankees infield (before Martin Prado and David Phelps were traded to the Miami Marlins) and broke down the good and the bad of each infield. Today, we wander over to the Yankees outfield where we glance at the three starters and their backup. All have upsides, but all also have ...

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Hot Stove: Can the Yankees show restraint following the Red Sox splashy signings?

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When the team was under the ownership of George Steinbrenner, the Yankees and Red Sox would go to war every offseason and sign the best talent possible. If the Yankees made a blockbuster signing, the Red Sox would immediately counter with a deal of their own. If the Red Sox strengthened their roster with a strong ...

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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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