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Dickerson and Maxwell: which is best for the Yankees?

The fifth outfielder job for the Yankees, in the grand scheme of all things, means very little. Hell, in the grand scheme of the New York Yankees’ roster, it still will, in all likelihood, have little or no bearing on the success or failure of the team. Unless injuries ravage the outfield, Andruw Jones and ...

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Girardi expects to reveal Opening Day roster by Wednesday

The lineup is set, the rotation is set, but the Yankees have to figure out who will get the final two spots on the roster. So when will we find out who gets the final two spots? Sounds like we'll find out on Wednesday. “I think we’ll probably have discussions over the next few days,” manager ...

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What Pineda/Cabral injuries mean to the Yankees roster

The injuries to Michael Pineda and Cesar Cabral certainly change the way the Yankees will plan out there roster. It sorted out the rotation immediately, but it does more than just that. Clay Rapada seems to be the biggest beneficiary as the lone lefty competing for a spot behind Boone Logan. However, manager Joe Girardi did not ...

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Cabral has significant elbow injury

UPDATE: David Waldstein of the NY Times reports that Cabral has suffered a stress fracture to the left olecranon bone which is located on the tip of his elbow. He says there is no timetable for his return at this point, but it seems like that could be a 2-3 month process. TJS isn't necessary. ORIGINAL POST: So ...

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Cesar Cabral suffers elbow pain, MRI next

This is where the saying, "these things tend to sort themselves out," comes from. First Michael Pineda reveals that he pitched through shoulder pain Friday night, then Cesar Cabral was seen with his arm in a sling and will undergo an MRI after experiencing pain in his elbow, according to Bryan Hoch of MLB.com. If the worst ...

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Rumor: Yankees getting interest in Justin Maxwell

Yankees outfielder Justin Maxwell is putting together an impressive spring, but even though he is unlikely to make the Yankees out of spring training the young outfielder who is out of options is drawing interest from other teams. According to George King of the NY Post, the Astros and the Orioles have interested in Maxwell. King ...

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A look at the Yankees potential Opening Day roster

Yesterday was the first day that position players had to report to spring training, but the first day is really just them reporting to camp and taking physicals. So today is the real start of full blown spring training and we are just six days away from games. On this first full day of spring training, ...

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Yankees make Garcia signing official, DFA Curtis

The Yankees have had an agreement with starting pitcher Freddy Garcia for a little while now, but it hasn't been official until today. To make room for him on the 40-man roster the Yankees designated minor league outfielder Colin Curtis (link). Curtis, 26, missed all of the 2011 season with a shoulder injury after he finally ...

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