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Derek Jeter and Hideki Matsui team up for charity event

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Derek Jeter and Hideki Matsui were teammates on the field. Now they're teaming up for a charity event off the field. Matsui and Jeter are going to hold a baseball charity event in support of children affected by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami. Matsui attended a press conference in Tokyo to promote the event which will ...

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Cashman on Capuano, Banuelos and Kuroda

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Today's signing of Chris Capuano took plenty by surprise, but it shouldn't have been; the Yankees needed rotation help with all the question marks surrounding CC Sabathia, Masahiro Tanaka, Michael Pineda and Ivan Nova. Cashman had another meeting to discuss the Capuano signing, what he thinks of Manny Banuelos's chances of pitching himself into the ...

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Hot Stove: Jon Lester agrees to six-year, $155 Million deal with Cubs

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The second biggest splash of the Winter Meetings occurred overnight when the Chicago Cubs won the sweepstakes against the Boston Red Sox for starting pitcher Jon Lester. According to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports, the Cubs outbid the Red Sox with a six-year, $155 Million deal which reunites Lester with Cubs GM Theo Epstein. While the ...

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Cashman on Rule 5, Wheeler, Kuroda, McCarthy and a search for a hitting coach

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Brian Cashman slept on the street last night near Times Square to raise awareness for homeless youth, but that didn't stop him from answering questions about the quiet offseason the Yankees have had so far. So what did he talk about? Let's recap. Cashman on Rule 5: Cashman said all of the Rule 5 protection decisions were 'layups'. As ...

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Rumor: Could Jimmy Rollins be a fit for the Yankees?

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It's not secret the Philadelphia Phillies have the biggest "for sale" sign when it comes to wanting to take players off their payroll, but could one of those players be shortstop Jimmy Rollins? And if so, could Rollins be a fit somewhere in New York for example? Joel Sherman of the New York Post thinks Rollins could ...

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Cashman on Robertson, Ichiro, Drew, Beltran, Kuroda and a hitting coach

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Yesterday, Brian Cashman spoke to the media during the first day of the GM Meetings and he discussed his closer turning down the qualifying offer, the possibility of Ichiro not returning to the Bronx and where the team stands when it comes to looking for a hitting coach. On David Robertson: The Yankees weren't entirely stunned Robertson ...

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Report: Hiroki Kuroda will not get a qualifying offer

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As we all know, David Robertson will get a qualifying offer, but Hiroki Kuroda won't have the same fate as Robertson. According to Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News, the Yankees will not extend a qualifying offer to Hiroki Kuroda before the 5 p.m. deadline today. Kuroda still has the option of returning to ...

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Yankees expected to offer Robertson a qualifying offer today

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It's Monday morning which means the Yankees are now officially open for business during the offseason. Sure, the Yankees gave Brian Cashman a new contract and they fired Kevin Long and Mick Kelleher before the World Series concluded, but this is the first day where they'll invest their time trying to make the team better as ...

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