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Dellin Betances might have saved his career as a reliever


Everybody knows the story of Dellin Betances. A tall kid from Manhattan, went to high school in Brooklyn, drafted by the Yankees in the eighth round of the 2006 draft, became a top prospect, and then flopped. Except Betances' story wasn't finished even after a 6.44 ERA and a 6.8 BB/9 in 131.1 innings last season. He still ...

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Yankees trade for failed Mets prospect Fernando Martinez


With all of their injuries, the Yankees needed another outfielder so they traded for former Mets prospect Fernando Martinez and sent the Astros minor league righty Charles Basford in exchange, according to Brian T. Smith of the Houston Chronicle. Martinez, 24, was ranked as high as the No. 22 best prospect in baseball by Baseball America at ...

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Yankees 2013 9th round draft pick: Conner Kendrick


9th Round, 284th Overall: Conner Kendrick, LHP, Auburn, 6-foot, 195-pounds, Pick Value: $140,200, BA Pre-draft Rank: 313 MLB.com's report: Kendrick began his college career at Georgia Tech before transferring to Northwest Florida State Junior College for his sophomore season. He moved on to Auburn this year and split time between the bullpen and the rotation. Kendrick throws ...

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