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Rumors: Yankees Interested in Bringing Jerry Hairston Back

Via Marc Carig of the Newark Star-Ledger: Meanwhile, one person with knowledge of the situation said the Yankees have expressed interest in bringing back a member of the 2009 World Series team, Jerry Hairston Jr. Hairston, 34, earned $2.125 million in 2010 and $2 million in 2009 so there isn't much of a reason to expect ...

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Former Yankees in Pictures

I was checking some new pictures of former Yankees. They look pretty weird so I thought I'd pass them along. Apparently the Yankees were keeping a lot of players from growing facial hair, especially Jason Giambi. We've got Johnny Damon in a Detroit Tigers uniform: Austin Jackson in a Detroit Tigers uniform (I like Granderson, but it ...

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Yankees Made No Offer to Hairston

According to Buster Olney of ESPN, the Yankees never made an official offer to super-sub Jerry Hairston Jr, who appears to be headed to San Diego. This is interesting because Hairston was definitely on their shortlist for bench candidates and if they didn't offer him a contract than that means he was not at the top. ...

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No More Debate, Jerry Hairston "Closing In On" Deal with Padres

According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, Jerry Hairston Jr. is no longer an option for the Yankees as he is "closing in on a deal" with the Padres. Rosenthal expects the deal will be worth about $2 million. Last week we heard rumors that the Padres were interested in Hairston and then after they traded ...

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The Case For Pena To Replace Hairston

According to MLBTradeRumors.com, the Yankees were in "serious" discussions with Jerry Hairston Jr. a few days ago.  Hairston performed admirably as a utility man for the Yankees the second half of 2009, but should the Yankees bring him back? Hairston's value is tied to his versatility.  He can play pretty much any position outside of pitcher ...

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Are The Yankees Set Depth Wise?

Over the last week the Yankees have added a few minor pieces such as Reid Gorecki, among others, to the depth chart. Guys like Gorecki and Jon Weber are not at all likely to open the year on the team; only if they have an amazing spring and other unforeseen incidents occur (such as ...

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Yankees Could Lose Hairston to Mets

It's not even funny how many problems the Mets have and lately they've been having another. Carlos Beltran just recently underwent arthroscopic surgery on the same knee that kept him out for large parts of the 2009 season. There is an issue because the Mets are saying that he underwent the without permission and Beltran ...

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Yankees in "Serious Talks" with Jerry Hairston Jr

According to Chris Singleton of ESPN, the Yankees are in serious talks with super-utility infielder Jerry Hairston Jr. It's a pretty vague tweet, but from what we've heard it's likely to be a one-year deal in the $2-$3 million range. There has been some talk around the internet that this might keep the Yankees from signing ...

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