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Yankees finish adding players to the infield

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With Chase Headley signing a four-year deal , the Yankees have for the most part finished adding position players in the infield. The Headley signing was pretty much an early Christmas gift to Yankees fans, but what the fans really want is a playoff spot and hopefully a World Series. Will this infield get it ...

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A week in review: Gregorius, Headley, Lester, McCarthy, Noonan, Robertson, Scherzer and Suzuki

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This week was the Winter Meetings and while the Yankees didn't make much noise, the American League East got tougher with the multiple moves the Red Sox made in trading for Rick Porcello and Wade Miley. In related Yankees moves, two of their former players signed to different ball clubs, there's a rumor their third basemen last ...

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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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Hot Stove Rumor: Chase Headley to return to the Yankees?

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There is a possibility the Yankees could bank on 'Chase'. The Yankees didn't make any significant signings during the Winter Meetings but Jim Bowden of ESPN is reporting it's possible Chase Headley returns to the Yankees to play third base for them. Bowden also said the San Francisco Giants, who are looking for third base help after Pablo Sandoval ...

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Hot Stove: Yankees sign INF Nick Noonan to minor league deal

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On the last day of the Winter Meetings, the Yankees signed someone...just not someone who will make an immediate impact to the ball club. According to Joel Sherman of the New York Post, the Yankees have signed INF Nick Noonan to a minor league contract. Not only is Noonan a former first round pick, he's a ...

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If Chase Headley goes, what are the Yankees options at third base?

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Ideally, the New York Yankees would like Chase Headley to be their every day third basemen for the 2015 season but if the Yankees want Headley, there's a price they're going to have to pay. As reported yesterday by Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports, a mystery team offered Headley a four-year, $65 Million deal. That ...

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Hot Stove Rumor: Yankees cooling down pursuit of Chase Headley

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With Pablo Sandoval off the board, Chase Headley looks like the number one third base target on the free agent market. However, the Yankees might be cooling down their pursuit of Chase Headley, just like they're doing with David Robertson. According to Andrew Marchand of ESPN New York, the Yankees are beginning to back away from Headley ...

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Yankees must make Rule 5 decision today

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Today is the deadline for the Yankees to put some of their 10 eligible players on the 40-man roster to protect them from the Rule 5 Draft. Last season some notable names (Chase Whitley, Jose Pirela) were left off the roster before the draft but weren't selected; instead they made a splash in the Major Leagues ...

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