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Hot Stove: David Robertson’s road to four-years, $50 Million could hit a speed bump

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David Robertson is one of the best relief pitchers on the free agent market. In fact, he proved taking over Mariano Rivera's job in the ninth inning wasn't as impossible as people made it to believe. So when Robertson and his agent said they wanted 'Jonathan Papelbon money' for his services, it didn't really catch ...

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Building Yankees bullpen is Brian Cashman’s top priority

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In past years, many believed having all-star players in your lineup would predetermine a World Series Championship. But if there's anything we learned from the 2014 World Series between the San Francisco Giants and the Kansas City Royals, the key to winning is having a lethal bullpen. The starter could give you six-seven innings, the ...

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A week in review: Almonte, Betances, Cervelli, Girardi, Headley, Ichiro, Robertson

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Well, this week wasn't as eventful as last week but the Yankees were still able to fill some holes in their current roster. Unfortunately, that also meant the Yankees had to give up some players to make room for the new acquisitions. Aside from that, their closer turned down the qualifying offer, one fourth outfielder ...

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Report: David Robertson seeking ‘Jonathan Papelbon money’

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David Robertson turned down the qualifying offer which would have made him the highest paid closer in baseball. It turns out he wants a little more than $15.3 Million. A source told Bryan Hoch of MLB.com that Robertson and his agent are seeking a deal that has 'Jonathan Papelbon money'. Robertson converted 39 of 44 saves after taking ...

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Girardi on injured players, Rodriguez, Robertson, Betances, Headley, McCarthy and a new hitting coach

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During the USO event at Yankee Stadium today, Alex Rodriguez was one of the main topics when Joe Girardi met with the media. However, Girardi had information on other players, such as the status of Martin Prado and Brett Gardner, David Robertson rejecting the qualifying offer, Rodriguez possibly moving to first base, a possibility of Dellin Betances ...

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Dellin Betances finishes third in AL ROY voting

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  It was obvious Dellin Betances wasn't going to win Rookie of the Year, that title went to Jose Abreu of the Chicago White Sox, but he has nothing to be ashamed of considering he finished in the Top 3. Betances finished third in the American League Rookie of the Year voting. Matt Shoemaker of the Los Angeles ...

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All eyes are on Robertson today

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Today is the day for players with qualifying offers to either accept or decline the $15.3 Million deal and for the Yankees, there's only one player the team has their eye on: closer David Robertson. Robertson was offered a qualifying offer last week and he has until 5 p.m. ET today to either accept or decline the ...

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A week in review: Rodriguez stays in headlines with PED drama

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We interrupt your Yankees offseason programming for another edition of "As The World Revolves Around Alex Rodriguez." Well, that's what it pretty much felt like the entire week; when the Yankees shifted their attention to someone else, Alex Rodriguez popped up in the headlines with his connection to the Biogenesis scandal. There were headlines for Rodriguez paying his cousin $900,000 ...

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