Justin Maxwell

Just as expected, the Houston Astros claimed Yankees outfielder Justin Maxwell, who didn’t make the team out of spring training and was out of options, according to Brian McTaggart of MLB.com. It’s a shame the Yankees had to lose Maxwell, who had a very strong showing in the spring, especially […]

Astros claim Justin Maxwell off waivers

A couple of position players failed to make the team yesterday as the Yankees released Bill Hall and designated Justin Maxwell for assignement, according to Dan Barbarisi and Wallace Matthews. Hall actually didn’t have an opt-out clause that is common in minor league contracts like his, but he wanted to […]

Yankees release Hall and DFA Maxwell

Our own Nick Fleder wrote a great piece comparing Yankees outfielders Justin Maxwell and Chris Dickerson yesterday. Both seem like strong tools off the bench who could even be decent starters with a few teams around the league. However, the Yankees are on the verge of losing Maxwell because he […]

Maxwell likely done with the Yankees