Tag Archives: Jason Hammel

MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees tried and failed to land Samardzija and Hammel

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The biggest blockbuster trade of the summer was pulled off last week when the Oakland Athletics landed pitchers Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel from the Chicago Cubs for Dan Straily and two minor leaguers. It was bad news for Yankees fans hoping to see the Bombers land one or both of those same pitchers, who happened ...

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Trade rumors: Yankees don’t have pieces for David Price but maybe for Cliff Lee

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This year's Yankees squad is loaded with problems, but the same could be said for much of the American League East so they are technically battling for first place right now. However, for the team to have any real shot at a playoff run they are going to have to improve which means trades. With huge ...

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Across the AL: Baltimore Orioles Unlikely to Repeat 2012 Success

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The Baltimore Orioles shocked many baseball fans in 2012, when they not only won 93 games and nearly won the AL East, but also managed to secure a spot in the postseason.  After all, it had been 15 years since the Orioles last had a winning season or made the playoffs.    Despite eventually losing in ...

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Orioles look to be a more formidable opponent

For years the Baltimore Orioles have been a good team for the Yankees to pad their stats against. However, this team has a different feel to it. They probably won't contend for a playoff spot, they may not even be a .500 team, but they are improved and they won't be as easy to beat ...

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