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Rumor: Yankees not interested in Jim Thome or Chipper Jones


The Yankees are still in need of a DH, but they won't be turning to the 42-year-old Jim Thome or the recently retired Chipper Jones for help, according to Mark Hale of the NY Post. Injuries limited Thome to just 58 games last season, but he still did well for such an old guy as he ...

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Rumor: Yankees not interested in Jim Thome

Raul Ibanez and Andruw Jones have not been hitting the way the Yankees have expected them to this season, but don't expect them to go out and trade for Jim Thome. According to Buster Olney of ESPN, the Yankees are not interested in Thome should the Phillies trade the veteran slugger. Thome, who will be 42 by ...

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Talkin Twins with Over The Baggy

The Yankees are getting set to face the Minnesota Twins in the ALDS and we here at Bronx Baseball Daily are looking to cover the series as best as we possibly can. One of the ways we are covering the series is by reaching out to Twins bloggers to get that Midwestern perspective. So throughout the ...

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10 Potential Bench Players the Yankees Could Sign

As the roster stands right now the most likely candidates for the Yankees bench would be Francisco Cervelli, Ramiro Pena, Jamie Hoffmann, and Juan Miranda. Defensively that might be a pretty good bench and considering the Yankees nearly have an All-Star at every position offense off the bench is not going to be as dire a ...

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Some Free Agent DH Alternatives

Recently, I ran down a possible scenario for the Yankees’ outfield. Now, I’m gonna run down some DH alternatives, if neither Johnny Damon nor Hideki Matsui return to the team. The first possibility (only because the list of free agents I’m looking at is in position/alphabetical order) is Russell Branyan. “Russell the Muscle” is coming off ...

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