Cory Wade

In order to make room for Chad Qualls, who was acquired from Philly over the weekend, the Yankees optioned the struggling reliever Cory Wade to Triple-A. Wade, 29, was a pleasant surprise for the Yankees last season when he put up a 2.04 ERA, 6.8 K/9 and 1.8 BB/9 over […]

Yankees demote Cory Wade to AAA

Yankees manager Joe Girardi hasn’t officially named the Yankees next closer now that Mariano Rivera is done for the season with a torn ACL, but he did indicate that in a save situation on Thursday night he would have gone with David Robertson – a strong signal that he will […]

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