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Yankees roster has changed dramatically since 2009

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Five years ago today, the New York Yankees won the 2009 American League pennant, advancing to the World Series and defeating the Philadelphia Phillies for their 27th World Series championship, the most in baseball history. The Yankees had one of the most powerful rosters that season and you would think the team wouldn't have changed much ...

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Joba Chamberlain returns to the Bronx (and receives a poor ovation)

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For the first time since signing with the Detroit Tigers in the offseason, Joba Chamberlain returned to Yankee Stadium sporting a beard and some impressive stats. But let's start with the story on the beard. Why the beard? “I guess when you’re told to shave every day for so long, you just say forget it after ...

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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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Some midday notes: Cano, Chamberlain, Gardner, Phillips

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It seems as if things are beginning to quiet down for the Yankees during the Winter Meetings (hint, hint: Brett Gardner trade rumors) but there's still some news revolving around some former Yankees as well. Here's a recap on everything that's happened today thus far: -- If you were hoping for Robinson Cano to fail his physical--sorry. Robinson ...

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Who should get a qualifying offer?

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Today is the day that baseball players have been waiting for--no  not Spring Training, that's not for another 100 days. Today it's all about the qualifying offers. The Yankees have until 5 p.m. to offer players a qualifying offer and this year there are 11 players who are candidates. Let's break down the 11 players ...

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What could the Yankees be for Halloween?

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So I was skimming through the internet for Yankees news (I realized I wasn't going to find much on Halloween night) yet I stumbled upon a fun little article from LoHud Yankees. The article described what some players could dress up as Halloween and even give some commentary as to why the players would choose ...

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Yankees minor league system leaves uncertainty

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There was once a time where the Yankees had the "Killer B's", three pitchers that seemed to have a bright and destined future in the Yankees organization. There was also a time where the Yankees #1 prospect was Jesus Montero, a catcher that was imagined to be the heir to Jorge Posada's throne. Fast-forward to ...

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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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