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10 Starting Pitchers the Yankees Could Trade For

Yesterday I ran through a list of 10 relievers that could potentially be available to the Yankees through a trade so I thought I would do one today on starting pitchers. So far none of these pitchers are connected to the Yankees in any rumors. This is purely my speculation that they should be available ...

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Rumors: Yankees Still Interested in Jeff Francis

Via Jerry Crasnick of ESPN: Free agent P Jeff Francis still drawing interest from 7 clubs -- Nationals, Royals, Pirates, Rangers, Rockies and both NY teams. When the Yankees lost out on Cliff Lee their general manager Brian Cashman preached patience. And if anybody is buying into this it's him. Despite missing out on Lee ...

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Rumors: Yankees Have Interest in Jeff Francis

Via Jerry Crasnick of ESPN: LHP Jeff Francis has gotten calls from several clubs. Mets, Nationals, Pirates, Rangers and Yankees have varying degrees of interest. About a week ago we heard that the Yankees were open to signing some injury risk pitchers and one of the pitchers named as a possibility was Francis. Now we are ...

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Rumors: Yankees Considering Injury Risk Starters

Via Joel Sherman of the NY Post: But I do know one scenario the Yankees are considering is to try to pluck a veteran starter with good stuff but questionable health and have him pitch as long and as hard as he can with the idea that someone from this group of nine could ...

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