Tag Archives: Jose Pirela

Analyzing the Pirela / Herrera and Murphy / Hicks trades

Last week, Brian Cashman shocked the baseball world when he pulled off not only one but two trades in the same day. The first one sent INF Jose Pirela to the San Diego Padres in exchange for RHP Ronald Herrera … Continue reading

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A Week in Review: Gardner, GM Meetings, McCann, Miller, Murphy and Pirela

The GM Meetings were held in Boca Raton, Florida this week and Brian Cashman got down to business, pulling off two trades and listening to offers for his two star players. Also, for the second time this offseason, a Yankee … Continue reading

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Yankees trade INF Jose Pirela to Padres for RHP Ronald Herrera

The Yankees have made their first official move of the offseason, and it resulted in Jose Pirela abruptly ending his tenure in Yankees pinstripes. The Yankees announced they have dealt Pirela to the San Diego Padres for right hander Ronald … Continue reading

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Could Brendan Ryan be the odd man out on the bench?

When Brendan Ryan signed a two-year deal with the Yankees with the mutual option for 2016, the Yankees knew exactly what they were getting from Ryan–a player who didn’t provide much offense, but was able to bring stellar defense to … Continue reading

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