Tag Archives: Joba Chamberlain

Yankees trade rumors: Braves, Giants interested in Joba and other rumors

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It's July which means that trade rumors are going to be running rampant over the next month which has always been fun as everyone speculates what the team could look like. I'm going to try to stay on top of all the trade rumors individually, but there were quite a lot over the weekend and ...

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Rumor: Yankees won’t get much if they trade Joba or Hughes

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As the Yankees get closer to the July 31st trade deadline it has become painfully clear that they need some help. The problem is that with the looming $189 million budget next year their prospects are at a premium. They do however have two pitchers, Joba Chamberlain and Phil Hughes, that not only have become less ...

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Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner speaks, addresses several topics in brief period

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(Syndicated from Gotham Hub Baseball). In the past when George Steinbrenner spoke you listened, especially since they were comments that often generated news and sometimes tweaked people such as second-guessing the manager or referring to Dave Winfield as “Mr. May” in 1985. That’s a bygone era and the public comments from Yankee ownership, especially managing general partner ...

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Yankees swept by pathetic Mets in Subway Series

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The Mets are awful this season. They really are. They have one of the worst offenses in baseball, one of the worst bullpens and, on nights when Matt Harvey isn't pitching, one of the worst rotations too. Still, they somehow managed to sweep the Yankees in the road-and-home four game Subway Series. What does that make ...

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David Huff, we hardly knew ye: Yankees activate Joba Chamberlain

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BBD is back after taking a couple of days off for Memorial Day and to watch the return of Arrested Development, which I've enjoyed very much. I wasn't gone long, but it might have been just long enough to miss the entire Yankees career of David Huff, who was designated for assignment to make room ...

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Jesus Montero demoted as Michael Pineda, finally, gets close to return

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Jesus Montero made a big splash when he joined the Yankees for 18 games in 2011 and hit .328/.406/.590. That's why it was so hard to see him traded for a pitcher who almost immediately landed on the DL with a major injury almost immediately. However, in the year and a half since Michael Pineda went ...

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The Yankees add Reid Brignac, place Andy Pettitte on the DL, and more

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The Yankees offense has taken a step back this year, but they are still one of the best teams in baseball largely because of their pitching staff. That staff took a big hit last week as Andy Pettitte went on the DL with a strained trapezius muscle. The Yankees recalled Vidal Nuno to take his place in ...

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Granderson is back, but the Yankees lose Travis Hafner

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Curtis Granderson is officially back, but that tough question as to which outfielder sits in his absence may not be as big a deal as it seemed a few days ago because Travis Hafner could be out for a little while with pain in his right shoulder. The Yankees sent him for a MRI, which came ...

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