Tag Archives: Kevin Youkilis

Report: Kevin Youkilis retires after 10 seasons in baseball

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A long time ago, Kevin Youkilis was a member of the New York Yankees...actually, it wasn't that long ago. He was a Yankee in 2013 but with the Yankees losing back-to-back seasons, it's honestly felt like an eternity. Youkilis, Derek Jeter and Brian Roberts as of right now have one thing in common: they're all former Yankees ...

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Yankees healthy to begin season, unlike last year

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As the Yankees broke camp on Saturday to head to Houston, they were proud to report there were no major injuries during the course of Spring Training (well, except for Jacoby Ellsbury's sore calf, but he'll be in the lineup on Tuesday). They couldn't say the same thing this time last season. Last season the Yankees ...

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Some notes: Beltran, Youkilis, Coaching Positions

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So once again, I was extremely busy today (unfortunately) so I took everything that happened today and put it into one blog post instead of writing 4-5 back to back. So here we go: Carlos Beltran: I didn't get a chance to view the press conference but Carlos Beltran was officially announced as a New York Yankee. ...

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Who should get a qualifying offer?

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Today is the day that baseball players have been waiting for--no  not Spring Training, that's not for another 100 days. Today it's all about the qualifying offers. The Yankees have until 5 p.m. to offer players a qualifying offer and this year there are 11 players who are candidates. Let's break down the 11 players ...

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A look at the deductions from the Yankees 40-man roster

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The Yankees made very minor changes to the Yankees 40-man roster today by releasing Mike Zagurski, making him a free agent, but the Yankees 40-man roster could have more open slots by the time the World Series is over. Lohud Yankees took a look at the different players and where they stand as they come ...

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Should the Yankees sign Manny Ramirez?

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Manny Ramirez has left the team he was playing with in Taiwan and is looking for an opportunity with either a MLB club or a Japanese team instead. Because of how pathetic the Yankees offense has been, their corner outfielders and DH's in particular, there has been a lot of speculation that the Yankees could sign ...

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Youkilis out 10-12 weeks with back surgery, Teixeira to the DL

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The Yankees announced that Kevin Youkilis will have back surgery on Thursday and is expected to miss 10-12 weeks while Mark Teixeira has been placed on the 15-day disabled list after he got a cortisone shot to deal with inflammation in his wrist. In corresponding moves, the Yankees called up Zoilo Almonte and Adam Warren from the minors. ...

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The way the Yankees have handled injuries could cost them a playoff spot

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Injuries have been a common theme for the Yankees this season and in a year where there has been quite a bit of unrest among the fans they have gotten a pass on this. However, maybe the Yankees shouldn't be. While a lot of the injuries are a result of bad luck there has also ...

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