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Yankees finalize trade for Alfonso Soriano

The Yankees officially announced Friday morning that they have acquired Alfonso Soriano from the Cubs in exchange for righty minor leaguer Corey Black. Soriano is in the seventh year of a an eight year $136 million deal. He’s still has … Continue reading

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BBDP Preview: Tampa Yankees

The Tampa Yankees were dubbed the “team to watch” in the Yankees farm system by Baseball Prospectus. I can’t say I agree, but nonetheless there are a number of players who will at least start the season at High-A Tampa … Continue reading

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Prospects most likely to break the top 100 this season

MILB.com just released their top 100 prospects, and three Yankees are on it; Gary Sanchez, Mason Williams, and Tyler Austin. Slade Heathcott was missing from the list, but he deserves to be on it. This got me thinking about which … Continue reading

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BBDP Breakout Candidate 2013; Painting the Black

BBDP Nickname: “CB” The basics: Name: Corey Black Age: 21 Draft: 2012 4th round out of Faulkner University Size: 5-foot-11, 175-pounds Fastball: 99 mph Other pitches: Changeup, curve ball, slider BBDP Ranking: 42 On Friday we looked into the breakout … Continue reading

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