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Yankees Nearing a Deal with Andruw Jones

Via Tim Brown of Yahoo Sports: Y! source: Andruw Jones nearing a one-year deal with Yankees. Not done yet, however. The Yankees have been looking for a right handed hitting outfielder to compliment the lefties, Curtis Granderson and Brett Gardner, in their lineup. Jones fits that description well and the Yankees have been having ...

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Rumors: Yankees Step Up Pursuit of Andrew Jones

Via Jon Heyman of Sports Illustrated: Yankees step up pursuit of Andruw Jones. Rays, several others in mix. [Johnny Damon] could be possibility or either team also. The Yankees seem to be OK standing pat with their current rotation as they were never really in the mix for Jeff Francis who recently signed with ...

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Rumors: Johnny Damon Still Hoping to be a Yankee

Via Andrew Marchand of ESPN New York: It doesn't appear that there has been any movement in Johnny Damon returning to the Yankees, but his agent, Scott Boras, said that Damon is still interested in coming back. "As Johnny has said he is more than willing to return to New York," Boras said. From what it sounds ...

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Heyman: Yankees Might Consider Andruw Jones or Johnny Damon

Via Jon Heyman of Sports Illustrated: The Yankees are looking for outfield depth and might consider Andruw Jones as well ex-Yankee Johnny Damon. An important thing to point out here is that this is not a rumor, it's pure speculation on Heyman's part. Still I thought it was interesting to talk about. We heard the rumors ...

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Cashman: There’s No Clear Role for Damon with the Yankees

Yesterday everyone got riled up over the rumors that the Yankees were talking with free agent outfielder and former Bronx Bomber Johnny Damon. Unfortunately for Damon fans (and good news if you're not) it appears that there is little chance that there will be a reunion. Yankees general manager Brian Cashman told Wallace Matthews of ESPN ...

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Rumors: Yankees and Johnny Damon Talking Comeback

Via Ken Davidoff of Newsday: While the Yankees' primary focus remains pitching, they have been communicating with free agent Johnny Damon about a possible return to the Yankees for 2011, Newsday has learned. Four sources said that Damon and the Yankees were talking about a role in which Damon, 37, would get occasional at-bats as a ...

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Quote: Cashman Admits to Bad Offseason

Via the NY Daily News: "I didn't have a great winter last year," the general manager said. "A lot of the things I wound up doing didn't benefit us as much as I wish they would. Some didn't benefit at all." Yeah, Cashman had a bad offseason. Fresh off winning the 2009 World Series, ...

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Johnny Damon Wants to Come Back to Yankees

Via the NY Post: Johnny Damon will be wearing a new hat next season and he is very open to it having NY on the front of it. "I would love to have that as an option," Damon told The Post when asked if Johnny II in The Bronx were a possibility. "It would be very ...

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