Tag Archives: Jose Ramirez

Warning! Do not trade minor league pitching depth

The Yankees have a plethora of pitching options at the MLB level and a superfluous amount of "arms in waiting" in Triple-A ready to pitch in the major leagues at the drop of a hat. Fans see this with the impending vacancy in right field, and feel the Yankees should deal from a position of ...

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BBDP April 7, 2012: Trenton Thunders their way to seven homeruns

BBDP MVP: Rob "R-Ly" LyerTriple-A Empire State L 0-4 vs Syracus. L: Manny Banuelos Francisco Cervelli: 0/4, K (.000). It's been a while since Cevelli has had an o-for streak this bad. Brandon Laird: 0/4, K Colin Curtis: 1/4 Manny Baneulos: 3.1 IP, 11 H, 4 ER, BB, 2 K, HR (10.8 ERA). Tough outing. Trenton: W 11-2 vs New ...

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Which of the Yankees Top Pitching Prospects Should Be Traded?

The trade deadline draws near and it is an exciting time as the Yankees will look to add pieces to the team for the final stretch run. However, for fans of the farm system this can tend to be a scary time of the year as the Yankees are often the ones losing prospects in ...

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Yankees Prospect Profiles: RHP Jose Ramirez

Background Jose Ramirez, 21, is a right handed pitcher listed at 6-1 and 155-pounds. He was born in Yaguate, Dominican Republic. When the Yankees signed him on June 10, 2007 he wasn't considered a big prospect and didn't sign for a large bonus. Pro Career When Ramirez started out with the Yankees he was just a skinny ...

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Yankees Top 20 Prospects from John Sickels

It's that time of the year again. No not Christmas time. It's that time after the winter meetings and before spring training when so many publications come out with their Top Prospects lists. This one comes from John Sickels of SB Nation. This is a preliminary list that will ultimately be published in his 2011 Baseball ...

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Read: NoMaas’ Interview w/Mark Newman

NoMaas.org had a great interview with the Yankees' Senior Vice President of Baseball Operations Mark Newman that was filled with great little tidbits of information about the minor league system. Since this has been a slow news day thanks to the off day yesterday, I figured I'd point it out and run down some of ...

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Sherman: Yanks Farm System Needs to Produce Pitchers

Just one year ago crop of pitchers expected to hit the free agent market was pretty impressive, Roy Halladay, Josh Beckett, Cliff Lee, Brandon Webb among others. But elite starting pitchers are a rare commodity and teams have been aggressive in locking these guys up. Now that list is just down to Cliff Lee and Brandon ...

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2010 Charleston RiverDogs Roster

Last week we got a look at both the Scranton Yankees and the Trenton Thunder roster, well moving on down the line we get the 2010 Charleston RiverDogs roster today. It's not technically official yet, but Robert Pimpsner of Baseball Digest passed along this roster out of the RiverDogs media guide: PITCHERS RHP Griffin Bailey RHP Manuel Barreda RHP Sean ...

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