Tag Archives: Jonathan Papelbon

If you were the Yankees GM, what move would you make?

Prior to the Winter Meetings, I wrote an interactive post which gave the fans a chance to be the Yankees GM and discuss what moves they would make this offseason. With the Winter Meetings over and with news slowing down … Continue reading

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Report: David Robertson seeking ‘Jonathan Papelbon money’

David Robertson turned down the qualifying offer which would have made him the highest paid closer in baseball. It turns out he wants a little more than $15.3 Million. A source told Bryan Hoch of MLB.com that Robertson and his agent are … Continue reading

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On Jonathan Papelbon and Reliever Volatility

Late last week, news broke that the Yankees now-former nemesis Jonathan Papelbon had signed a four year $50 million contract with a vesting option for a fifth.  As expected, there was a great deal of reaction by Yankees fans, Red … Continue reading

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Sometimes It’s Better to Miss Out on a Trade

Jonathan Papelbon has signed with the Philadelphia Phillies so for now he is mostly out of our lives. There was one interesting story though that has come out since he left Boston. Peter Gammons tweeted a story about the offseason … Continue reading

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