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Aaron Hicks hasn’t been the “every day player” the Yankees envisioned

When the Yankees traded away John Ryan Murphy for Aaron Hicks, Brian Cashman stated that Hicks was going to be an “every day player”, and even planned on using him to give Brett Gardner and Jacoby Ellsbury rest against lefties. … Continue reading

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Yankees could lose more than one catcher in back-up competition

The Yankees already know that Brian McCann is going to be their starting catcher in 2016. But after the Yankees traded away John Ryan Murphy, they would need a new backup catcher and they would start by conducting a competition … Continue reading

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Joe Girardi confident in Yankees as Spring Training rolls near

Spring Training is a mere three days away. And after a disappointing end to their 2015 season, the Yankees are returning with a vengeance and are reviving their hopes of making a postseason appearance that lasts more than one game. … Continue reading

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Gary Sanchez ready to prove potential in 2016

  Gary Sanchez has been known as the highly touted catching prospect for the Yankees, and next season he’ll prove his worth when he enters Spring Training as he attempts to earn the back-up catching position behind starter Brian McCann. … Continue reading

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