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Jayson Nix is now a Tampa Bay Ray

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For the last two seasons the Yankees relied on Jayson Nix's glove and versatility whenever a Yankee needed a day off, whether it be Derek Jeter or Robinson Cano. The Yankees could have given Nix a contract to stay for the 2014 campaign but instead they designated him for assignment and he became a free ...

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So what’s next for the Yankees?

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The 2013 offseason started off with a bang as the Yankees signed three of the top free agents on the market: Brian McCann, Jacoby Ellsbury and Carlos Beltran. The Winter Meetings seemed promising for a team that was planning on turning their mediocre season around, but instead of adding players, the Yankees also lost some players. ...

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Yankees non-tender Nix, Adams and Daley

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The Yankees have non-tendered three players tonight: Jayson Nix, Matt Daley and David Adams. Jayson Nix and Matt Daley weren't much of a shock. The Yankees recently signed Brendan Ryan so Nix was pushed out of the picture while Daley didn't have much of a chance to stick on the roster. I was expecting the ...

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How depleted is the current Yankees lineup?

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In years past, the Yankees lineup looked to be a gigantic threat. With multiple power hitters down the lineup and great starting pitching, the Yankees had the components to be a postseason caliber team. However, last season the Yankees didn't have the components to compete for a playoff spot and ended up missing the postseason for ...

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MLBTR predicts Yankees arbitration figures

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Every year MLB Trade Rumor predicts the arbitration numbers for arbitration eligible players in baseball and they have done the same thing this offseason. The method they use to predict arbitration figures is pretty spot on for the most part, and I find it pretty fascinating; I use their website every year to find out ...

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Who plays 3B in 2014?

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In 2013, the Yankees used multiple third basemen because of injuries and Alex Rodriguez's recovery from hip surgery. The Yankee that played the most third base in 2013 was a player that makes far less than Rodriguez, yet was there when the injury bug hit, before falling to injuries himself: Jayson Nix. There were so many questions ...

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A look at the deductions from the Yankees 40-man roster

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The Yankees made very minor changes to the Yankees 40-man roster today by releasing Mike Zagurski, making him a free agent, but the Yankees 40-man roster could have more open slots by the time the World Series is over. Lohud Yankees took a look at the different players and where they stand as they come ...

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Yankees 2013 season report card

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With the 2013 season behind us and with no postseason, the only thing left to do is to grade the Yankees (and for them to hope that they get a good grade). Here are the grades I gave to players from highest to lowest: Mariano Rivera: In his final season, Rivera once again dazzled everyone with his ...

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