Tag Archives: Johnny Damon

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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Yankees News: $40 Parking, Hughes, Sabathia, Pettitte, and More

The Yankees and Twins go back at it tonight at Yankee Stadium. Phil Hughes is on the mound for the Bombers and Brian Duensing is on the bump for Minny. Game time is 8:37 despite how badly I would love the game to start at 7:37. Here are some notes: Going to a playoff game ...

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Red Sox Claim Johnny Damon Off Waivers; Damon Rejects

Update 6:29: So Johnny Damon has rejected a move to his former team the Boston Red Sox. Here is more from the NY Daily News: Damon was claimed off waivers by the Red Sox, but he would have to waive his no-trade clause to permit the teams to make a deal. He told reporters ...

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Cashman Made A Mistake Signing Winn

Last offseason the Yankees were in the market for an outfielder that could hit lefties. The tricky thing was that Johnny Damon was a free agent. The Yankees didn't want Damon though. They didn't want to deal with the hassle of dealing with his agent Scott Boras and certainly didn't want to give in to his ...

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Damon Gets His World Series Ring

The Yankees were presented with their World Series rings on opening day with former Bomber Jerry Hairston Jr. and Hideki Matsui on hand to get their rings. Melky Cabrera and Eric Hinske, now with the Braves, got theirs from Hairston, Chad Gaudin and Edwar Ramirez, now with the A's, got theirs when the Yankees went ...

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Damon: Everything is Good Now

Former Yankee Johnny Damon and general Manager Brian Cashman got a chance to meet on the field yesterday when the Tigers played the Yankees in a spring training game. It was the first chance the two sides met since Damon's somewhat ugly divorce from the team this offseason and from all accounts their chat went very ...

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Breaking News: Damon Won't Play in Meaningless Game, OMG!!

So Johnny Damon won't be playing in this afternoon's game against the Yankees because of turf toe. Really? Is this news? I guess it is compared to some other stories that have been out there over the past two days. Unless you think A-Rod's lawyers meeting with Feds as a news story, but I don't. Of course ...

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