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Javy Vazquez Has Lots of Interest, Maybe Yanks Should Offer Arbitration

Javier Vazquez killed his reputation in 2004 with the Yankees and then spent years building it back up again only to re-join the Bombers in 2010 to ruin it again. Or maybe not? The Yankees aren't at all interested in bringing him back, but that hasn't stopped other teams from being interested. The Nationals, Rockies, Braves, ...

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Free Agent Rumors: Rockies Interested in Javier Vazquez

The Colorado Rockies are looking to possibly replace free agent starter Jorge de la Rosa and, according to Troy Renck of the Denver Post, one pitcher they may turn to is Javier Vazquez. The Rockies have also been rumored to have interest in free agent starters Jake Westbrook, Jon Garland, ...

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A List of the Yankees Type-A & B Free Agents

If you are unfamiliar with the free agent process, here is a quick run-down of how it works. Free agents fall into three different categories, there are type-A free agents (the best players), type-B free agents (not quite the elite), and everybody else. If a team has a type-A or B free agent and they offer them ...

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Yankees Pitching Coach Dave Eiland Had to Go

In the fallout of the Yankees firing their pitching coach Dave Eiland there seems to be a fair amount of people who have labeled him a scapegoat as if he somehow deserved to stay. That isn't the case, in some ways Eiland was the biggest problem the 2010 Yankees faced. Eiland joined the team at the end ...

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Quote: Cashman Admits to Bad Offseason

Via the NY Daily News: "I didn't have a great winter last year," the general manager said. "A lot of the things I wound up doing didn't benefit us as much as I wish they would. Some didn't benefit at all." Yeah, Cashman had a bad offseason. Fresh off winning the 2009 World Series, ...

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Was The Vazquez Trade Worth It?

Ever since Javier Vazquez made a name for himself in 2004, after giving up a grand slam to Johnny Damon in the American League Championship series, Yankee fans have dreaded the sight of the right-hander on the mound. When the Yankees traded for Vazquez in the 2009 offseason, mixed feelings were going around. He was ...

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Yankees Free Agent Rumors: Vazquez Interested in Joining Nationals

Via Bill Ladson of MLB.com: Yankees right-hander Javier Vazquez would be interested in playing on an East Coast team next season, including the Nationals, according to a baseball source close to the hurler. Vazquez has made it known over the years that he doesn't want to play for a West Coast team because he doesn't want ...

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Yankees News: Hughes In Game 2, Pettitte in 3, Rosters, and More

It's Thursday, that means today is the last day we have to suffer though before the Yankees start back up again. Was this long delay really necessary? Here are some notes: The Yankees have finally announced their ALCS rotation: CC Sabathia in game 1, Phil Hughes in game 2, Andy Pettitte in game 3, ...

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