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What do the position players need to work on?

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We all know the Yankees have a lot of work to do this offseason, but not just in the department where they need to acquire free agent players to bolster the roster. The players currently on the team all have flaws they need to work on and once they overcome those flaws, it's possible the Yankees ...

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

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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 ...

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Cashman opens idea of having A-Rod play first base

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  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 ...

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Is Stephen Drew the (new) answer to shortstop

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J.J. Hardy was probably the most logical fit for the Yankees, which would have meant Stephen Drew wouldn't of had a snowballs chance to be considered for the shortstop position next season. However, plans do change. The Baltimore Orioles signed Hardy to a three-year, $40 Million deal with an option for 2018 and in a thin ...

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Teixeira: A-Rod can make big comeback

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When Mark Teixeira was asked what he was preparing himself for, the first thing that came to Teixeira's mind was the return of Alex Rodriguez. “Alex is one of the most talked-about athletes in sports, and we really hope he’s talked about because of all the home runs he hits,” Teixeira told the New York Post. ...

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What do the Yankees have to do to win the AL East in 2015?

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The Yankees had so many injuries and offensive woes which ultimately cost then a chance at the AL East crown in 2014, but believe it or not, the Yankees do have a chance at the AL East crown in 2015--well in reality, everyone in the AL East has a chance at the AL East crown ...

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2014 Yankees: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

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With the 2014 season now complete, it's time to look back at what the Yankees have done this season. There were some good moments, some bad moments and some ugly moments. Let's take a look back at the year and discuss 'The Good, The Bad and The Ugly'. The Good -- It was a good offensive year ...

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Joe Girardi has “end-of-the-season” address

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Brett Gardner's not the only one who had a "end-of-the-season" address; in fact he beat Joe Girardi to it two weeks ago. This afternoon, Joe Girardi held his press conference at Yankee Stadium and while you could sense disappointment in his voice, he was also optimistic about next year. One of the biggest issues with the Yankees ...

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