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Yankees should give the homegrown players a chance

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When the Yankees won the 2009 World Series, it seemed like they were on top of the world and nothing could bring them down. When the Yankees made the postseason in 2010, 2011 and 2012, it seemed like the Yankees just had to add a few pieces here and there in order to make the ...

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Afternoon Notes: Cashman, Cervelli, Wilson, Yang

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The Winter GM Meetings ended yesterday evening and it was a productive three days for the Yankees. They signed a fourth outfielder, signed a left handed reliever with minor league experience and traded away one of their many catchers for another left handed pitcher. -- Brian Cashman admitted this year's GM Meetings had to be the ...

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Report: Francisco Cervelli traded to Pirates

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The New York Yankees not only made two signings this offseason, but they have made their first trade of the Hot Stove season as well. Joel Sherman of the New York Post announced the Yankees traded their backup catcher Francisco Cervelli for LHP Justin Wilson. In 70 games for the Pirates, Wilson was 3-4 with a 4.20 ...

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Baseball America announces top 10 Yankees prospects

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Baseball America announced the top 10 Yankees prospects on their site this morning and there wasn't much surprise with the list. As expected Slade Heathcott, Mason Williams and John Ryan Murphy fell out of the top 10 list completely and Luis Severino was ranked at the top of the class. So without further ado, here ...

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Around The Diamond: Catcher

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With the World Series and the 2014 season coming to a close next week, I thought I would introduce a new series of posts that I'd like to call "Around The Diamond". Basically what we do is we take a position (catcher, first base, second base, etc.) and we evaluate the internal options or discuss whether ...

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Yankees have decisions to make this offseason

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As the offseason begins for the New York Yankees, there's plenty the Yankees have to do before Spring Training next year. Along with signing players and trying to obtain key pieces, they also have to make plenty of decisions. But what kind of decisions do the Yankees have to make before reporting to Spring Training ...

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Yankees finish 2014 season and Derek Jeter’s career with 9-5 victory over Red Sox

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Derek Jeter took two at-bats, and two at-bats was all he needed to end his glorious career. On the final day of the season, the Yankees were able to come away with a 9-5 victory on Derek Jeter's final day in the big leagues against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. The ...

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Cervelli and B-Squad beat Red Sox 3-2

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Judging by the title, you would think I was talking about a Yankees Spring Training game. Well, instead Joe Girardi rested all of the regulars and sent Francisco Cervelli and the September call-ups to the field. In the end, the B-squad defeated the Boston Red Sox 3-2 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. The Yankees got ...

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