Tag Archives: Mark DeRosa

Thoughts on Mark Teixeira’s return, Headley, Mustelier, and other notes


The Yankees have said that they expect Mark Teixeira will miss 8-10 weeks, but that very well could be on the low-end as wrist injuries are tricky. Just ask Mark DeRosa, who was chased by the Yankees when he was a free agent after the 2009 season. Back then he was a guy who could play ...

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Just Say No to DeRosa

Lately, there has been a fair amount of press linking the Yankees to Passaic, N.J. native Mark DeRosa. Hopefully, this is just idle chatter from the media. Mark DeRosa, despite all his position flexibility, would not be a good fit for the Yankees. DeRosa is a pretty late bloomer in terms of baseball. From his age ...

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10 Free Agents Yankees Could Still Sign

Hal Steinbrenner spoke at the press conference the Yankees held yesterday to formally announce the trade for Curtis Granderson and he let it be known that while they are extremely happy getting Granderson, they weren't done. Then they immediately went out and got Nick Johnson. This morning Buster Olney reminded us that even with Johnson the ...

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Yanks to Sign Johnson, Next Up DeRosa?


If Twitter had a ‘like’ button, I would definitely have liked Buster Olney’s tweet this morning. If Johnson passes physical,NYY will move on to next targets -- definitely a starting pitcher, and quite possibly Mark DeRosa, if $ are right I like all three points he makes. The Nick Johnson signing secures the DH spot ...

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Mark DeRosa Rumors

According to Buster Olney of ESPN, super-utilityman Mark DeRosa has lowered his asking price from 3-years and $27 million down to 3-years and $18 million. That represents a average annual drop from $9 million to $6 million. The Yankees got in touch with his agent on December 7th, but at the time his price seemed too ...

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Yankee Rumor Roundup or Fun with Twitter


Today was the first day of the Winter Meetings and there was no lack of rumors to be had. At one point I read a report that had both Curtis Granderson and Edwin Jackson on their way to the Bronx and just minutes after Jackson was supposedly on his way to Citi Field to play ...

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Cost for DeRosa Could be 3-Years $27 Mil


According to Buster Olney of ESPN (H/T MLBTradeRumors.com), despite the fact that he's coming off of one of the worst seasons of his career infielder Mark DeRosa is expecting the bidding for his services to start somewhere around three-years at $9 million per. As teams have been checking in on the availability of infielders, they have ...

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