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Warning! Do not trade minor league pitching depth

The Yankees have a plethora of pitching options at the MLB level and a superfluous amount of "arms in waiting" in Triple-A ready to pitch in the major leagues at the drop of a hat. Fans see this with the impending vacancy in right field, and feel the Yankees should deal from a position of ...

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Yankees Lose Lance Pendleton to Astros

The Yankees needed to clear room on their 40-man roster this week when they called up righty reliever George Kontos so they designated Lance Pendleton for assignment. That meant that Pendleton would have to pass through waivers in order for the Yankees to keep him. That didn't happen as the Houston Astros claimed Pendleton ...

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Yankees Call-Up Andrew Brackman, Betances Could be Next

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The Yankees have been calling up quite a few players since the rosters expanded from 25 to 40 and they added one more today. They called up Andrew Brackman, according to Wallace Matthews of ESPN New York. Brackman already had a spot on the Yankees 40-man roster so calling him up was easy. He is ...

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2 More Among Yankees September Call-Ups

UPDATE: One more on the way to the Yankees, left handed pitcher Raul Valdes, according to Joel Sherman of the NY Post. Valdes is interesting because he does have a outside chance of making the postseason roster if he does well with the small chance he has. ORIGINAL POST: Right handed relief pitcher Lance Pendleton ...

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Yankees Make Roster Changes for Phil Hughes

The Yankees needed to adjust their roster in order to make room for Phil Hughes, who started for the first time since April on Wednesday night. Lance Pendleton was the player who got sent down in order to make room on the 25-man roster, according to Bryan Hoch of MLB.com. Hughes was on the ...

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Yankees Release Sanit, Send Pendleton to Minors


In order to make room on the roster for Thursday's starter, Brian Gordon, the Yankees sent RHP Lance Pendleton to the minors and released RHP Amauri Sanit. Sanit, 31, had a 5.21 ERA in 19 innings at Triple-A and 12.86 ERA in seven innings with the Yankees so he was an obvious choice ...

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Yankees Recall Minor League Pitcher Lance Pendleton


Via Chad Jennings of the Journal News: The Yankees are bringing long reliever Lance Pendleton back to the big leagues. A source indicated this afternoon that Pendleton will be at Yankee Stadium tonight, giving the Yankees another multi-inning reliever. No word on a corresponding roster move, but my guess would be that Amauri ...

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Yankees Get Rule 5 Pick Lance Pendleton Back

Houston Astros Lance Pendleton

The Yankees took two players and lost two players in this year's Rule 5 draft, but by the end of spring training the Yankees lost the two players they selected and got the two players they lost back. RHP Lance Pendleton was selected by the Houston Astros, but he failed to make the team and ...

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