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Ex-Yankee executive Trey Hillman discusses replacing Derek Jeter

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Trey Hillman, a former Yankees executive who recently took a job as the bench coach for the Houston Astros, offered an interesting Yankee tidbit in an interview with the Houston Chronicle, and it had to do with the Yankees new-found situation at shortstop. "I did three different trips scouting potential free agent shortstops to replace a ...

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Report: Korean SS Jung-Ho Kang to be posted this offseason

The Free Agent market is about to have one more shortstop for teams to choose from this offseason. According to Nick Cafardo of The Boston Globe, the Nexen Heroes will post Jung-Ho Kang this offseason via the posting process. The posting system for Korean players is similar to the old posting rules for Japanese players, which ...

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Report: Gary Denbo to replace Mark Newman as Yankees Sr. VP of Baseball Operations

The Yankees have announced Mark Newman's replacement as the team begins to prepare for the 2015 campaign. According to Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News, the Yankees have selected Gary Denbo to replace Newman as the new Sr. Vice President of Baseball Operations. Newman recently retired from the position following the conclusion of the 2014 ...

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Yankees release 2015 Spring Training Schedule

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  Ladies and gentlemen, time to mark your calendars because the 2015 Spring Training schedule has been released. The Yankees are slated to kick things off on March 4th against the Philadelphia Phillies at 1:05 p.m and they will play their final game before the regular season begins on April 3rd against the Washington Nationals at 1:05 ...

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A week in review: Lidle, Long, Minaya, Roberts, Search for a hitting coach

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The third week of the offseason was easily the quietest one so far for the Yankees but things did happen. Let's take a look back at all the news that occurred this week. -- October 11 was the eight year anniversary of the death of former Yankees pitcher Cory Lidle. Lidle passed away in an airplane ...

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Yankees need to find their way back to October

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The last time the New York Yankees played October baseball, terrible things happened. Derek Jeter broke his ankle, the team as a whole hit .157 which was second worst average to all 172 teams that competed in the ALCS since 1969 and Alex Rodriguez had to be benched because he was a strikeout machine. All those things resulted ...

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Throwback Thursday: Aaron Boone hits ALCS clinching home run

Everyone loves a little piece of Yankees postseason history on Throwback Thursday, right?A few days ago, we looked back at 'The Flip Play', last week we looked at Derek Jeter's final Yankees home game of his career and today, we're taking a trip down memory lane to October 16, 2003. Game 7 of the 2003 ...

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Video: Happy Birthday to…’The Flip Play’

With no baseball tonight (the Kansas City Royals and Baltimore Orioles are rained out), I decided to look through some video from past Yankees postseasons and today happens to be the 13th anniversary of the famous 'Flip Play' featuring none other than Yankee great Derek Jeter. It tuns out that once Jeter did this play during the postseason, ...

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