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Yankees news, injury updates, draft pick signings and notes to catch up on

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While we've all been focused on the Yankees lack of offense there actually has been quite a lot of things going on recently. Here's the rundown • Derek Jeter was cleared by doctors on Thursday to begin ramping up his rehab. He's probably six weeks out now. • The Yankees didn't sign any catchers last offseason despite the need ...

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Yankees sign 1st round pick Eric Jagielo, other signings, and news

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The Yankees signed their first round pick, 26th overall, Eric Jagielo to $1,839,400 which was his slot value, according to Jim Callis of Baseball America. Jagielo hit .388/.500/.633 in 56 games at Notre Dame. He's a big time power prospect and is probably the Yankees best position player drafted in the first round since...since...Eric Duncan? Maybe ...

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Japanese team asked Yankees about Alex Rodriguez during offseason

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A lot of fans wanted to see the Yankees trade Alex Rodriguez after last season ended so miserably for him. His contract, though, makes him next to impossible to trade. But while American teams certainly wouldn't touch him it sounds like at least one Japanese team is open to the possibility of a deal. The Fukuoka ...

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Yankees 2013 22nd round draft pick: Derek Toadvine

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22nd Round, 674th Overall: Derek Toadvine, 2B, Kent State, Year: JR, Bats: Right, Throws: Right, 5-foot-10, 175-pounds D-Toad hit .297/.382/.339 with seven extra-base hits and 29 stolen bases in 239 at bats. He also had 26 walks and 50 strikeouts. So he's a typical little second baseman. He's quick, will steal some bags, has decent patience at ...

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