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Hideki Okajima failed his physical

Left handed reliever Hideki Okajima, who was signed on a minor league contract, won’t ever put on the Pinstripes after he failed his physical, voiding his contract, according to David Waldstein of the NY Times. Okajima was an instant success … Continue reading

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Yankees announce 27 non-roster invitees for spring training

They Yankees announced their list of non-roster 27 players who are on minor league contracts and will be invited to spring training, via Mike Ashmore. Those 27 players plus everyone on the 40-man roster means that there will be 67 … Continue reading

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Another lefty gone as Oliver signs with the Jays

The Yankees planned to add another lefty to their bullpen this offseason and they have, somewhat. They picked up minor leaguer Cesar Cabral in the Rule 5 draft and signed Red Sox cast-off Hideki Okajima. The won’t be adding Darren … Continue reading

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Yankees sign Hideki Okajima to a minor league deal

The Yankees have signed former Red Sox lefty reliever Hideki Okajima to a minor league deal and plan to invite him to spring training, according to David Waldstein of the NY Times. Okajima, 36, initially had a lot of success … Continue reading

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