Tag Archives: Edwin Jackson

10 Pitchers the Yankees can target after losing Darvish

With reports that the Yankees are "not getting" Japanese starting pitcher Yu Darvish it is probably a good time to take a look at what's left on the starting pitching market and discuss if any of those starters fit in with the Yankees plans. Here are to best 10 starters still available: Gio Gonzalez (traded to ...

Posted in Discussion | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments

Rumor: Almost No Way Yankees Sign Wilson or Anyone Else

More and more this winter we are getting the impression that the Yankees are going to largely stand pat this offseason. Instead of their usual free spending habits, they only plan to address minor issues with the roster. Joel Sherman of the NY Post was the first to report on this idea, last week Buster Olney ...

Posted in Yankees Rumors | Tagged , , , | 12 Comments

Rumors: Yankees Think Prices on Wilson, E-Jax are Too High

The Yankees have been in contact with most of the big name free agent starters so far this offseason, but we are hearing that they don't like the prices on C.J. Wilson and Edwin Jackson and are planning to wait to see if their demands drop, according to Jon Heyman of Sports Illustrated. This goes along ...

Posted in Yankees Rumors | Tagged , | 5 Comments

Rumors: Yankees Contact Edwin Jackson

The Yankees general manager Brian Cashman had spoken with the agent for starters Roy Oswalt and C.J. Wilson earlier in the week and yesterday he started preliminary discussions with the agent for Edwin Jackson, according to George King of the NY Post. This doesn't signal that Jackson is the Yankees top target. Instead, Cashman is merely ...

Posted in Yankees Rumors | Tagged | Comments Off

Which Free Agent Pitcher Should the Yankees Pursue?

Yu Darvish

It seems to be the same speech out of Brian Cashman's mouth every offseason, "pitching, pitching, pitching."  And year after year, the Yankees are linked at one point or another to each starting pitcher on the free agent or trade market.  This year is no different, and with pitchers such as C.J. Wilson, Mark Buehrle, ...

Posted in Editorial | Tagged , , , , , | 13 Comments

10 Free Agent Pitchers the Yankees Could Sign

I've done this before and it was pretty popular and the Yankees are once again in the market for starting pitching so I've identified 10 starting pitchers that are on the free agent market that they could be interested in signing. Yu Darvish (Rangers won exclusive negotiating rights)- He seems to be the favorite of some. ...

Posted in Discussion | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

Trade Rumors: Yankees Not Pursuing Edwin Jackson

We heard earlier this week that the Yankees were scouting the White Sox with an eye on starter Edwin Jackson. However, Jack Curry of the YES Network reported yesterday that the Yankees aren't pursuing him now and insist that they won't overpay for him. It is interesting to not that even though the White Sox ...

Posted in Yankees Rumors | Tagged | 2 Comments

Trade Rumors: Yankees Scouting Edwin Jackson

edwin-jackson

Via Jon Paul Morosi of Fox Sports: Yankees had a scout in Cleveland on Sunday, where White Sox starter Edwin Jackson was on the mound. He beat the Indians. Yankees GM Brian Cashman has said in the past that he doesn't exactly like this trade market for pitchers and would prefer to trade for a rental ...

Posted in Yankees Rumors | Tagged | 1 Comment