Tag Archives: Kevin Long

Report: Kevin Long lands hitting coach job with New York Mets

Kevin Long

If you thought Kevin Long was going to be without a job for long, think again. Just less than two weeks after being fired by the New York Yankees, Kevin Long found a new hitting coach job in New York...he just has to take the 7 train. The New York Mets officially tweeted they had hired ...

Posted in Yankees News | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Report: Kevin Long to meet with New York Mets tomorrow

Kevin+Long+Toronto+Blue+Jays+v+New+York+Yankees+m162YLrkOABl

Kevin Long wasn't going to be without a job for long, and tomorrow he'll begin the interview process with the Yankees crosstown rivals. According to Nick Cafardo of The Boston Globe, Long is slated to meet with the New York Mets for an interview about the vacant hitting coach position. Long was fired from the Yankees ...

Posted in Yankees News | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

A week in review: Lidle, Long, Minaya, Roberts, Search for a hitting coach

Kevin+Long+Toronto+Blue+Jays+v+New+York+Yankees+m162YLrkOABl

The third week of the offseason was easily the quietest one so far for the Yankees but things did happen. Let's take a look back at all the news that occurred this week. -- October 11 was the eight year anniversary of the death of former Yankees pitcher Cory Lidle. Lidle passed away in an airplane ...

Posted in Yankees News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Yankees show interest in Dave Magadan as they search for a hitting coach

Dave+Magadan+Texas+Rangers+v+Los+Angeles+Angels+3Venl2WrwB7l

With both the New York Yankees and the New York Mets in need of a hitting coach, they've both picked up the phone and had preliminary phone calls to Dave Magadan, asking if he had interest in the hitting coach position. “I have been called about that, it’s in the preliminary stages and that’s all I can say about ...

Posted in Yankees News | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Report: Mets, Blue Jays, Red Sox, Braves interested in Kevin Long

Kevin+Long+Toronto+Blue+Jays+v+New+York+Yankees+m162YLrkOABl

Well, it looks like former Yankees hitting coach Kevin Long won't be without a job for long. According to Mark Feinsand of The Daily News, Kevin Long has received interest from the New York Mets, the Toronto Blue Jays, the Boston Red Sox and the Atlanta Braves for a hitting coach position. Feinsand added the Pittsburgh Pirates, ...

Posted in Yankees News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Yankees make shopping list for the offseason

Chase+Headley+Tampa+Bay+Rays+v+New+York+Yankees+Z2hbVHX4bHEl

Imagine you enter the supermarket with a list in your hand, a piece of paper with a list of all the essentials you need. Now apply that analogy with Brian Cashman and the New York Yankees. It's not all that different; when you're at the supermarket, you're buying product goods and when you're Brian Cashman ...

Posted in Yankees News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 17 Comments

A week in review: Berra, Cashman, Headley, Kelleher, Long, Rodriguez, Teixeira, Qualifying Offers

Brian Cashman

The second week of the offseason feature more action than last week; some news was surprising and some news was as to be expected. Here's the rundown of everything that happened this week. -- Hall of Fame catcher Yogi Berra's museum, located in Little Falls, New Jersey, was robbed, the thieves stealing several of Berra's World ...

Posted in Yankees News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Cashman opens idea of having A-Rod play first base

Alex Rodriguez 10

  With Alex Rodriguez returning from his year-long suspension at the age of 39 and Mark Teixeira continuously missing time due to injuries, Brian Cashman seemed to have the idea that whenever Teixeira is out of the lineup, the person they could turn to play first base...is A-Rod. “Joe Girardi talked to him about getting some work at first ...

Posted in Yankees News | Tagged , , , , , , | 12 Comments