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Yankees avoid arbitration with Ivan Nova

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One down, three to go. The New York Yankees have announced the team and RHP Ivan Nova have agreed on a one-year, non-guaranteed contract for the 2015 season, thus avoiding arbitration. The contract is worth $3.3 Million. Nova isn't expected to start the season with the team as he is rehabbing from Tommy John Surgery. He ...

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Deadline to file for arbitration is today

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Another day in the offseason, another deadline. Today is the day the players who are arbitration eligible trade figures with their teams and decide whether they'll go to hearings next month or work out a deal. When the offseason started, the Yankees had seven players that were arbitration eligible: Francisco Cervell, Esmil Rogers, David Phelps, ...

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What should be the Yankees New Year’s Resolution?

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With the last day of the year, it's time for the Yankees to turn the page on an abysmal 2014 season and have a healthy and productive 2015. So with the new year upon us, I thought I would list a New Years resolution for each Yankee that's will almost definitely make the team in Spring ...

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What transactions have the Yankees made so far?

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While the Yankees haven't made a splashy signing--and judging by Brian Cashman's actions, they don't seem to be taking that course of action this offseason--they have been busy. It hasn't been the busy Yankees fans were hoping for, but the roster has been reconstructed of some sort. With Christmas coming up and the Yankees anticipating ...

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The Good and The Bad: The Yankees rotation

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Now that the Yankees have locked up the position players, it's time for the Yankees to move onto the next item of their checklist. The Yankees are currently invested in finding a closer, but they need to focus on fixing the starting rotation which has so many question marks with every player involved. So, let's glance at ...

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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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Around The Diamond: Starting Pitching

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Yesterday we discussed right field, Carlos Beltran's injury woes and Ichiro Suzuki's "heroics". Today in our final 'Around The Diamond' piece, we look at starting pitching, the current holes in the rotation and what the Yankees can do to fill the final two spots before Spring Training.  If you were to ask what the issue was with ...

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Yankees already over the luxury tax

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The Yankees have a ton of holes they need to fill on the roster, ranging from shortstop to relief pitching to finding a primary third basemen. However, if the Yankees are going to upgrade their roster, it's going to cost money. Obviously money is not an issue for the Bronx Bombers as they have one of the ...

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