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Report: Yankees and Mets interested in Stephen Drew

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In the past, the Yankees would occasionally glance over Stephen Drew because they had Derek Jeter as their shortstop. This offseason, it's an entirely different story as the Yankees are interested in re-signing him following an in-house look during the second half of 2014. The issue? The New York Mets also have interest in Stephen Drew. According to ...

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Brian Cashman will test his theory and have Alex Rodriguez at first base

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Brian Cashman's made it clear Alex Rodriguez can't be counted on at third base until he proves he can play the position, so where's an aging 39-year-old supposed to play on the days the Yankees need the DH spot? Well, how about first base? Ken Davidoff of the New York Post said the Yankees will test the ...

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Yankees begin completing tasks on ‘offseason checklist’ but work still needs to be done

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The Yankees had a strong idea of what their offseason checklist was going to look like this offseason; the headlining task on the list was finding a new shortstop. But their checklist got a little longer in October when they fired Mick Kelleher (who has since retired) and Kevin Long (who found a job with the New ...

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Report: Yankees not interested in Japanese free agent shortstop Takashi Toritani

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The Yankees need to find a shortstop, but there's one player they legitimately have no interest in. According to Joel Sherman of the New York Post, the Yankees have no interest in Japanese free agent shortstop Takashi Toritani. Toritani doesn't need to be posted and has expressed interest in coming over to the MLB. For what it's ...

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Report: Yankees ‘intrigued’ by Elvis Andrus

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The Yankees are continuing their hunt for a new shortstop. The Texas Rangers hope to have an answer to the Yankees troubles. According to Joel Sherman of the New York Post, the Yankees are intrigued by Texas Rangers shortstop Elvis Andrus as a possible replacement to Derek Jeter. Andrus is slated to begin an eight-year, $122 ...

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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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Report: Multiple teams call about Jed Lowrie

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Scott Boras, looks like your client Stephen Drew has a little bit of competition in the shortstop market. According to Brendan Kuty of NJ.com, multiple teams have called about shortstop Jed Lowrie, and it's believed the Yankees are one of those teams since the Yankees don't have a shortstop after Derek Jeter retired following 19 seasons ...

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Report: Rockies willing to listen on Tulowitzki, Gonzalez

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In past seasons, the Colorado Rockies would refuse to listen to offers if they involved Troy Tulowitzki and Carlos Gonzalez. However, this offseason, the Rockies organization is doing something a little different. According to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports, the Rockies are willing to listen to offers and are entertaining the idea of trading both Tulowitzki and CarGo. More ...

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