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A Seinfeld-Themed Look at the 2013 MLB Season


“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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Former Yankees Transitioning into New Roles, Teams


With the Yankees currently in Cleveland for a four-game series, players and fans alike were able to get an up-close look at Nick Swisher donning an Indians uniform in Monday’s 11-6 win over the Tribe.  Swisher, now the starting first baseman in Cleveland, went 1-3 yesterday with two walks and a run scored.  With a ...

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Casey McGehee elects for free agency

It seemed likely that the Yankees would non-tender Casey McGehee at some point this offseason, but now they won't have to as the corner infielder has elected for free agency rather than accept a minor league assignment. McGehee was acquired at the deadline in a trade with the Pirates for reliever Chad Qualls. He was brought ...

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Yankees playoff roster shaping up

The Yankees haven't officially announced their ALDS roster yet, but it does seem like it is coming together. Brian Cashman was on The Michael Kay Show on Thursday and indicated that it was likely the Yankees would carry 11 pitchers and also made it sound like Brett Gardner had a good chance to make the roster. There ...

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Pearce batting cleanup, Casey McGehee sent to Low-A

With Mark Teixeira out of the lineup, the Yankees are starting the newly acquired first baseman Steve Pearce at first base today (he's batting cleanup too). To make room for him on the roster the Yankees are sending third baseman Casey McGehee to Low-A Charleston, according to Mark Feinsand of the NY Daily News. It might ...

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Yankees were modest winners at the trade deadline

The Yankees don't look too good right now. Last night's win snapped a four-game losing streak, they dropped nine of 12 before that, but thanks to the moves Brian Cashman made at the trade deadline fans should expect that to turn around soon. First of all, fans need to realize that this was a damn good ...

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Yankees activate McGehee and send Pena to the minors

A day after the trade that sent Chad Qualls to Pittsburgh for Casey McGehee, the Yankees newest player showed up in the Bronx today and is in the lineup for the first time. In his place they have sent Ramiro Pena back down to Triple-A. McGehee is wearing No. 45 and is looking clean shaven today. “It’s ...

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Yankees trade for Casey McGehee

The one spot the Yankees were really focused on upgrading was Jayson Nix at third base and it appears they have done so. Joel Sherman of the NY Post has reported a deal is done between the Yankees and Pirates that will send Casey McGehee to the Bronx in exchange for reliever Chad Qualls. The Yankees ...

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