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10 Relievers the Yankees Could Trade for at the Deadline

With the trade deadline drawing nearer and the Yankees targeting bullpen help it seemed like a good idea to take a look at some relievers they could be interested in. Francisco Rodriguez – (RHP, Mets, 2011 ERA: 3.25): Not a … Continue reading

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Yankees Told Wood & Jenks They Wouldn’t Pay for Expensive Setup-men

Via Jon Heyman of Sports Illustrated: Folks familiar with the situation say [Yankees general manager Brian Cashman] felt obligated to make that admission [that he didn’t want Rafael Soriano] because 1) he had told the press the Yankees weren’t signing … Continue reading

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Kerry Wood Signs with the Chicago Cubs

Supposedly Kerry Wood wanted closer money to return to the Yankees, but instead he settled for just $1.5 million to return to his original team the Chicago Cubs. When I say closer money, I mean at least $6-$8 million per … Continue reading

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Yankees Close to Losing Kerry Wood to Cubs

Via David Kaplan of the Chicago Tribune: The Cubs, who have a major need for a veteran right handed reliever are moving towards finalizing a deal with free agent Kerry Wood. Wood, who spent the first 10 years of his … Continue reading

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