Tag Archives: Edwin Jackson

A look back at the free agents the Yankees missed out on

The 2012 free agent pool was fairly decent last offseason and, as usual, there was tons of speculation on who the Yankees would go after.  Regardless, they were pretty economical in gaining assets through savvy trading (Michael Pineda), picking up cast offs (Raul Ibanez), and re-signing critical assets (CC Sabathia, Andrew Jones, Eric Chavez). It’s ...

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5 Pitchers the Yankees can target at the trade deadline

It’s pretty much predestination that the Yankees are buyers at each and every trade deadline, due to a mix of their high payroll, scrutinizing press, and general success in the AL East. Generally, the real question is: “What are they trying to buy?” It’s pretty crystal clear this year that a starting pitcher is their ...

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Rumor: Yankees talking to Nationals about trade involving Eduardo Nunez

A source told Josh Norris of the Trentonian that the Nationals were working on a "big" trade a couple of weeks ago that could have potentially involved one of their starting pitchers and Yankees infielder Eduardo Nunez. The deal that would have also involved left handed prospect Nik Turley (No. 17) and a Charleston outfielder is ...

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Rumor: Yankees meeting with Jackson’s Agent a mere “Courtesy”

The Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner and president Randy Levine did meet with Edwin Jackson's agent Scott Boras the other day, but the meeting was described as merely a "courtesy" to Boras who asked for the meeting, according to Wallace Matthews of ESPN New York. Apparently the two sides met at the Owners Meetings. It was in ...

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Rumor: Hal Steinbrenner met with Edwin Jackson’s Agent

Tomorrow is the one-year anniversary of the Rafael Soriano deal that Scott Boras got the Yankees to sign by going around Brian Cashman to Randy Levine as Cashman had made it clear he wasn't interested in signing his client. So it is appropriate that Boras is back at it once again, this time he met with ...

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Rumor: Yankees talking with Kuroda, Jackson & Oswalt

Shortly after we hear that the Yankees are thinking of increasing payroll, we find out that they are still talking with free agents Hiroki Kuroda, Edwin Jackson, and Roy Oswalt, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. This makes sense as they have talked all offseaosn of wanting to improve their rotation. They seem to have ...

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Rumor: Yankees to decide on budget expansion

The Yankees have had a rather strict budget so far this offseason, but over the next couple of weeks they will meet to determine whether or not they should expand their budget as they continue to look for pitching to bolster their rotation, according to Buster Olney of ESPN. The Yankees have been connected to both ...

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Yankees Rumors: Latest on Edwin Jackson

If the Yankees are serious about adding another starter this offseason and they don't have the will to deal prospects for Matt Garza, Edwin Jackson could be the next most likely option. Let's take a look at the latest. The Yankees like Jackson, but they don't like his asking price, via Ken Rosenthal. Depending on who you ...

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