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Yankees 2011/2012 offseason review

The Yankees went into this offseason without a lot of holes in the roster. The entire lineup was expected to return, except for Jorge Posada who was expected to be replaced by Jesus Montero. Of course Montero got traded. After all, the Yankees had a few free agents, none of them were major though, and most ...

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Yankees keep Curtis, lose Golson

In order to make room for recent roster moves the Yankees designated outfielders Colin Curtis and Greg Golson for assignment. Today they both cleared waivers, Curtis was assigned to Triple-A and Golson became a free agent, according to Chad Jennings of the Journal News. Golson is remembered for the assist he made back in 2010 when ...

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Yankees take 2 in Rule 5 Draft, release Golson

The Yankees took two players in the Rule 5 Draft that took place early Thursday. They landed left handed pitcher Cesar Cabral from the Red Sox via a trade from the Royals and then took righty Brad Meyers from the Nationals with their own pick. They had only one open spot on the 40-man roster for ...

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A Look at the Yankees Potential Playoff Roster

The Yankees have the luxury of being able to carry 40 players on their active roster for the entire month of September, but come October they are going to have to cut that back to 25. Now the ALDS and potential ALCS rosters are going to be different. For one there could be injuries, but most ...

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Yankees with 4 More September Call-Ups

The Yankees are taking full advantage of having a 40-man roster in September. They already called up seven players pushing their total roster to 32 and now they are calling up four more, according to the Scranton Yankees twitter feed. The four new players are righties Hector Noesi and George Kontos, infielder Ramiro ...

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Golson Replaced A-Rod on Yankees Roster


The Yankees star slugger Alex Rodriguez was placed on the DL this week after he had surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his knee and will be out 4-6 weeks as a result. So the Yankees called up outfielder Greg Golson to take his place, at least temporarily, on the roster. Manager Joe ...

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Yankees Minor League Injury Updates


Via Chad Jennings of the Journal News: Greg Golson: About a week away from playing in games. Mark Prior: “Not throwing (off a mound),” Newman said. “He’s really struggling with this kind of hip, abdominal thing. Hard to nail it down.” Alan Horne: Throwing in extended spring and building arm strength. Graham Stoneburner, Steve ...

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Yankees Making Final Spring Decisions This Week

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Spring training is winding down as the Yankees get set to open their season at home against the Detroit Tigers this week. The lineup is mostly set, the rotation is finally set, but there have been a few loose ends to wrap up in the bullpen and the bench. I went over the bullpen earlier today. ...

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